Thank you for considering planning an event at the Abilene Convention Center! We would love to work with you to bring your event to life right here in Abilene.

COVID-19 Restrictions for Planners

The Abilene Convention Center’s top priority is the safety of each of our guests as well as that of our employees. In order to maintain a safe and healthy facility, we are adhering to the CDC guidelines and enforcing certain health and safety requirements.

COVID-19 Restrictions are as follows:

  • Each of our event spaces will be limited to 50% capacity
    Please note that this does not account for other equipment in the space or social distancing requirements
  • Social distancing measures are required to be in place
    Example: 6’ distance between tables
  • Masks are mandatory for event staff and guests of the event at all times
    Masks do not have to be worn while eating or drinking
  • If alcohol is being served, food must be served as well
    Note: Food and alcohol do not have to be provided by the same caterer
  • Event organizers are responsible for temperature checks to enter the event. Anyone with a temperature over 100° will be turned away.

If you have any questions about our facility’s COVID-19 Restrictions, we encourage you to contact us at (325) 676-6211. 


The Abilene Convention Center has multiple rooms and spaces for you to host your event. Welcome guests into our foyer before moving on to the main event in the auditorium or exhibit hall, or enter into our conference center that can be subdivided to fit your needs. We also have a variety of meeting rooms to host your next professional gathering.

Friendly Staff

You couldn't ask for a more friendly and helpful staff than those we have at the Convention Center! Our event planners will work with you every step of the way to ensure your event goes off without a hitch!

Varied Events

From conventions to weddings, musicals to trade shows, and everything in between, the Abilene Convention Center is here to make your dream event a reality!


Located between Dallas and Midland near the geographic center of the state, Abilene offers the relaxed atmosphere of a small town with the luxuries of a big city. The Convention Center is in the heart of Downtown Abilene, with many restaurants, shops, and parks within walking distance. We're not far from I-20 at North 6th and Pine Street.  And don't forget about the Downtown Hotel that will be here before you know it!


The Convention Center has on-street parking to the south and ample parking on the north side of the facility.