Refined yet unpretentious, Georgia’s second-largest city presents an open invitation for world-class experiences without the world-class ego. And now with nonstop flight routes, five newly opened hotels — adding nearly 400 more guest rooms to the walkable Uptown Entertainment District, and three affordable Convention Center event packages, it’s easier than ever to experience all that’s new – and only – in Columbus for meetings, reunions and events.

The Destination With More


Sq. Ft. of Event Space Citywide


Area Hotel Rooms


Sq. Ft. Convention Center


Affordable Convention Center Packages


Distinct Meeting Districts

Historic & Hip Hotels

In Uptown Columbus, attendees now have access to over 500 rooms within walking distance of the Columbus Georgia Convention and Trade Center.

The Columbus Georgia Convention and Trade Center

One of the Southeast’s Most Unique Meeting & Exhibition Venues

182,000 sq. ft. of meeting & event space
55,000 sq. ft. of exhibit space
21,000-square-foot ballroom
17 breakout rooms
Chattahoochee River-front

In the Uptown Entertainment District
Nearly two centuries of history
Minutes from 500+ hotel rooms
Near 60+ crave-worthy restaurants
Surrounded by outdoor adventures

Direct Flight Paths
Increasing Accessibility

Arrive by Air at the
Columbus Airport (CSG)

  • Located just 15 minutes from the heart of the city
  • Daily non-stop service and direct flight paths to cities served by Delta Air Lines
  • Recently completed a new terminal modernization and infrastructure improvements.

An Easy
Drive-to Destination

Columbus’ location in West-Central Georgia makes it a suitable driving distance from many major cities in the Southeast—conveniently under 90 minutes from all directions. Plus, parking is free citywide.

Only-in-Columbus Adventures

  • Home of the longest urban whitewater course in the world
  • 15+mile Chattahoochee RiverWalk
  • 40+ miles of trails, including the multi-use bike and pedestrian Dragonfly Trail
  • And so much more adventure

USA Today named Rush South Water Park as one of the “Best Man-made Adventures” on the planet.

Arts & Entertainment

  • Seven performance theaters all within walking distance of the Uptown District
  • Home to Georgia’s State Theatre and National Historic Landmark, Springer Opera House
  • Renowned museums of historic, artistic and military importance

The National Infantry Museum was named USA Today’s “#1 Free Museum.”

Reunions Run Deep

Whether you’re planning a military, family, or class reunion, Columbus is the destination to accommodate your group. Get the most out of your reunion with planning tools that provide information on meeting facilities, entertainment ideas and attractions for every interest.

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