Phoenix Convention Center
PHOENIX CONVENTION CENTER SOUTH HALL
The award-winning Phoenix Convention Center is located in the heart of Downtown Phoenix and just 4 miles from Sky Harbor International Airport. The center is within walking distance of major convention hotels, shopping, entertainment, sports, theatre venues and has its own dedicated stop on the Metro Light Rail line.
With more than 325 days of sunshine a year, the weather is almost always permitting. In the 2015 Cvent annual list of Top 50 U.S. Meeting Destinations Phoenix ranked No. 10. There are so many things to do, and with an average temperature of 72 degrees, it’s easy to see why Phoenix is an ideal destination for your next event
MOVE IN / MOVE OUT
The loading-dock areas at the Phoenix Convention Center are designed for the sole purpose of facilitating vehicles associated with Loading & Unloading event-related equipment. For that and other safety-related reasons, general parking for attendees or exhibitor staff is strictly prohibited.
Please contact your event manager or exposition service contractor for specific dock assignments, load/unload time as well as access to the docks for your event.
- 46 Loading Docks – LOADING DOCK MAP
- 20 Climate Controlled Docks
- Easily Accessible Marshalling Yard
DOWNTOWN HAS IT ALL
CATCH A GAME
Talking Stick Resort Arena & Chase Field
Get your sports kicks year-round in downtown. Talking Stick Resort Arena is home to the NBA’s Phoenix Suns, the WNBA’s Phoenix Mercury, and the Arena Football League’s Arizona Rattlers. Next door at Chase Field, MLB’s Arizona Diamondbacks take the field all summer long.
EXPLORE THE STREETS
ROOSEVELT ROWWith an eclectic mix of art galleries, boutique shops, coffee houses, restaurants and more, this downtown neighborhood was recently named by USA Today as one of the country’s 10 Best City Art Districts. The neighborhood’s monthly First Fridays art walk brings the community together for a night of arts, music, food and more as more than 70 art galleries and spaces open their doors for free.
GOT THE MUNCHIES?
CIBO, PIZZERIA BIANCO, POMO PIZZERIA NAPOLETANA, AND LA PIAZZA PHX
This batch of pizzerias has made downtown Phoenix a must-visit pizza destination. James Beard award winner Chris Bianco’s Pizzeria Bianco has been named by numerous publications as the best pizza in America. La Piazza PHX and Pomo are the city’s only two spots to receive the stamp of approval from Vera Pizza Napoletana (True Neapolitan Pizza), an Italian trade association that authenticates and promotes the pizza standards of Naples. Cibo, housed in a charming 1913 bungalow, offers artisan pizzas and handmade pasta.
Cibo: 603 N 5th Ave., Phoenix 85003
Pizzeria Bianco: 623 E Adams St., Phoenix 85004
Pomo: 705 N 1st Ave., Phoenix 85004
La Piazza PHX: 1 N 1st St., Phoenix 85004
GET IN THE RINK
PHOENIX ICE RINK
How long can I skate?
Your ticket entitles you to unlimited skating for each session.
How do I purchase tickets?
You can at the ice rink ticket booth.
How much are tickets?
You can find pricing information right here.
What happens if it rains?
CitySkate will remain open during light rain. We’ll use our best discretion in determining whether to close during heavy rain.
Do you provide skates?
We sure do! And the skates are included with your ticket purchase.