Avisit to Raleigh, North Carolina, is more than a trip to a blossoming Southern metropolis—you’ll feel
enriched and energized the instant you’re
warmly welcomed by its smart, savvy locals.
Visitors to N.C.’s capital city will discover
world-class museums, more than 80 live
music venues, chef-driven restaurants, dozens
of craft breweries, performing arts and professional and amateur sports—not to mention
more than 170 miles of greenways and the
largest art park in the country.
Once here, it’s easy for meeting attendees
to get around and stay connected thanks to
the infrastructure and a tech-oriented busi-
ness climate. RDU International Airport has
over 400 daily arrivals and departures and
recently completed major renovations of its
terminals 1 and 2.
The LEED Silver-certi;ied Raleigh Convention Center provides state-of-the-art
amenities in its sun-drenched meeting spaces;
the 500,000-square-foot center is part of a
larger convention campus that includes the
Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts,
City Plaza and Red Hat Amphitheater. The
Raleigh Convention Center is just steps away
from two of the area’s major meeting hotels,
Raleigh Marriott City Center and the
Sheraton Raleigh Hotel, as well as unique offsite
venues like the Nature Research Center, N.C.
Museum of History and Artspace.