Planners

Sioux City Convention Center - Planners

At Your Service.

The staff at the Sioux City Convention Center is ready to help with all the planning and preparation that goes into putting on a world-class event of any size. We have everything you need right here and if there is something special you’d like to incorporate, we can help you find it. There is nothing we enjoy more than helping you “wow” your guests. Let’s get started… call 712-279-4800 or “Request a Quote” !


Event Planning Guide: We Thought of Everything

(Event Planning Guide Coming Soon)

Event Planning Guide


Event Space

Whether you need all 54,000 square feet or just a conference room, we have the perfect space to host your meeting, seminar, gala, dance or convention. We can set-up and configure spaces in a variety of ways, and we love to get creative.

  • Three spacious exhibit halls
  • 30,000 square feet of exhibit space
  • 10 meeting/exhibit rooms
  • 9,000 square feet of meeting/exhibit room space
  • Spectacular greenhouse-like atrium
  • 2,000 square feet of registration/reception space
  • Two loading docks, one 18’ h X 24’ w drive in door

Sioux City Convention Center - First Floor Sioux City Convention Center - Second Floor

Floor Dimensions

Food & Beverage

Centerplate Catering MenuCenterplate Catering

Our exclusive, in-house hospitality provider is one of the largest catering and culinary companies in the world… Centerplate, Inc.! They have been defining extraordinary experiences through thoughtful hospitality, expertly delivered for over 80 years! Their strategic approach creates tailored food and beverage programs and unique hospitality designs that deliver one-of-a-kind local authenticity and build customer loyalty.

The chefs and their skilled staff have a proven record of excellence…

  • Chef’s People Choice Award 2012, 2013 & 2015
  • Support 2012
  • Best Participation 2009
  • Best Culinary 2007
  • Most Creative Station 2006 & 2007
  • Best decorated Station 2005
  • Chef’s People Choice Award 2005

Centerplate will make your event memorable for you and all of your guests!


Directions

Mileage from Midwest primary cities
  • Kansas City to Sioux City—279 miles or 4 hours
  • Minneapolis to Sioux City—280 miles or 4 hours
  • Des Moines to Sioux City—198 miles or 3 hours
  • Omaha to Sioux City—100 miles or 1.5 hours
  • Ames to Sioux City—176 miles or 3 hours
  • Lincoln to Sioux City—150 miles or 2.5 hours
  • Sioux Falls to Sioux City—86 miles or 1.25 hours

Parking

There are a variety of free and paid parking spots near the Sioux City Convention Center.

  • 350 on-site spaces
  • 1400 additional spaces across the street in two ramps
Truck Access
  • 2 loading docks
  • 1 dock leveler
  • 1 direct drive-in door 18’ high and 24’ side
  • Marshalling yard for 20 semis adjacent to the loading dock

Where to Stay

At the end of your busy day, Sioux City has plenty of places to stay.

Hotels/Motels

Americinn Lodge & Suites
4230 S Lewis Blvd
Sioux City, Iowa 51106

Candlewood Suites
4720 Southern Hills Drive
Sioux City, IA 51106

Comfort Inn
4202 S Lakeport
Sioux City, IA 51106

Country Inns & Suites By Carlson
151 Tower Road
North Sioux City, SD 57049

Days Inn
3000 Singing Hills Blvd.
Sioux City, IA 51106

Fairfield Inn
4716 Southern Hills Dr.
Sioux City, IA 51106

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sioux City
111 3rd Street
Sioux City, IA 51101

Hilton Garden Inn
1132 Larsen Park Rd.
Sioux City, IA 51103

Holiday Inn Downtown
701 Gordon Drive
Sioux City, IA 51101

Holiday Inn Express
4723 Southern Hills Dr
Sioux City, IA 51106

Marina Inn Hotel & Conference Center
385 East 4th Street
South Sioux City, NE 68776

Motel 6
6166 Harbor Drive
Sioux City, IA 51111

New Victorian Inn & Suites
3101 Singing Hills Blvd.
Sioux City, IA 51106

Palmer House Motel
3440 Gordon Drive
Sioux City, IA 51106

Quality Inn & Suites
4230 South Lakeport Street
Sioux City, IA 51106

Ramada Sioux City
130 Nebraska St.
Sioux City, IA 51101

Rodeway Inn
1401 Zenith Dr.
Sioux City, IA 51103

Sioux City Hotel & Conference Center
707 Fourth St.
Sioux City, IA 51101

Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center
300 3rd St.
Sioux City, IA 51101

Super 8 Motel – Morningside
4307 Stone Avenue
Sioux City, IA 51106