Convetions & Tourism

With its scenic beauty, abundant access to outdoor activities, inspiring and fun attractions, premium restaurants and accommodations and literally something to do for the entire family, Chattanooga is one of the most popular destinations in the southeast. In fact, the area attracts more than three million visitors each year.

The convention and tourism industries annually account for $1 billion dollars of Chattanooga’s local economy. As a result, Chattanooga boasts one of the nation's top ten green convention centers, a state-of-the-art, one-level, 185,000 square foot facility. The city offers thousands of guest rooms in the downtown area, an airport that offers non-stop and one-stop connections to over 1,000 destinations, a free zero-emission electric shuttle system and unique off-site function venues and recreational options. There is traditional convention space at numerous downtown hotels including The Westin and The Chattanoogan Hotel along with many non-traditional spaces to host your meeting or convention.

Convention & Visitors Bureau

The Chattanooga Area Convention & Visitors Bureau is a non-profit, Hamilton County-funded organization designed to market and promote Chattanooga area as a year-round destination for meetings, conventions, sporting events and leisure travel.

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