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The Virginia Beach Convention Center

1000 19th Street, Virginia Beach, VA 23451
+1 757-385-2000
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Perfect for Conventions

Been here several years for our annual convention - great location and easy access from hotels... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Richmond, Virginia
Checked in for the Fitness Expo and the Rock n Roll Half Marathon

This building is huge and has been updated recently. We checked in for the Fitness Expo and was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chesterfield, Virginia
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1000 19th Street, Virginia Beach, VA 23451
+1 757-385-2000
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Been here several years for our annual convention - great location and easy access from hotels - plenty of parking and it's free.

Thank elizabethsellsrva
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This building is huge and has been updated recently. We checked in for the Fitness Expo and was able to walk through and see all the cool vendor booths. We didn't stay very long but they looked to have everything you would need for a...More

Thank jclift05
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been to a few of these convention centers in the northeast so I was expecting the worst. I was pleasnatly surprised to find the location was off the beach, not near the mayhem, traffic and parking problems assocuied witht hebeachfront. The building itself had...More

Thank Edward C
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

This place is awesome. Clean bathrooms, staff is friendly and helpful, and the convention is great! there's a ton of families here with little kids and plenty for everyone to do and see! Can't wait for next year!

Thank saw2498
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Our family was in VB from MN for a National Dance Competition which was held at VBCC. Venue was very nice, clean bathrooms, lots of staff keeping it clean. Concessions were average but that's par for the course at these venues.

Thank Leechlaker
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Very large and well organized facility. Accommodating for a large groups and was clean and well maintained.

Thank noriko b
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We have been here for a couple of wrestling tournaments. The convention center is accommodating. They have good parking and the bathrooms are clean!

Thank Amy9159
Reviewed 1 June 2017

My husband and I were there last September to help for an event. Very beautiful building, very clean. This is a must for anyone planning an event in Virginia Beach Area, you won't be disappointed.

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 15 May 2017

I attended Tidewater Comicon as an artist. Load in was easy and the staff of the convention center were very helpful. Bathrooms were clean but often ran low on toilet paper. They were replenished the next day. Food was available for sale in the morning...More

Thank egyptianruin
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Visited the convention center for a conference and I was very impressed by the facility. The staff was friendly and helpful and the building was clean and well kept. Very impressive structure.

Thank Mr G
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Kayla N
21 May 2017|
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Response from Ron M | Reviewed this property |
On my recent trip I could not find free Wi-Fi there it's password protected
Brandy W
5 May 2017|
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Response from Robert B | Reviewed this property |
I believe all the parking there and is free
28 March 2017|
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Response from arewethereyet2578 | Reviewed this property |
There are a bunch nearby. Too many to mention. Google hotel in Virginia Beach area. All for the most part are newer than the one we stayed in. A few new ones are being built when we were in town. Good luck!