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Convention Center


The upper level houses the Auditorium. This area provides 9,600 square feet of open space, measuring 80' x 120'. The semi-circle stage is 31' wide at one end. A balcony provides 3,000 square feet of carpeted, fixed seating and a projection booth with lighting and sound master controls. Prepared as an auditorium, it can seat 1,600 people, including the balcony. Prepared banquet style, 800 people may be accommodated. A caterer's kitchen is conveniently located on this level. For trade shows, the space can accommodate the following: 91--8' x 6' booths 49--8' x 10' displays 46--10' x 10' spaces.

The lower level of the Convention Center provides 5,280 square feet of meeting or banquet space that measures 44' x 120'. This space may be subdivided into two or three rooms. Open, it will seat 600 people theatre style. Divided into three spaces, each measures 44' x 40' and will seat 75 classroom style or 100 banquet style. There is also a caterer's kitchen on this level.

The entrance gallery is spacious and will accommodate displays or registration space without detracting from meeting rooms. Entrance to the lower level is easily gained through the second avenue plaza. This plaza provides an attractive park-like atmosphere.

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City of Columbus, MS
523 Main Street
PO Box 1408
Columbus, MS 39701
(662) 328-7021


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