McCormick Place Complex


2301 S. King Dr., Chicago IL 60616

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McCormick Place, the largest exhibition and meeting facility in North America, is comprised of four state-of-the-art buildings, the North, South and West Buildings, the Lakeside Center, and the Hyatt Regency McCormick Place hotel. Combined, McCormick Place offers 2.6 million square feet of exhibit space, 173 meeting rooms, the 4,249-seat Arie Crown Theater and one of the largest ballrooms in the world.

Located on Chicago’s lakefront just minutes from downtown, McCormick Place is owned by the Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority and managed by ASM Global, a worldwide convention facility management company.


–Largest Convention Center in the Western Hemisphere with more than 2.6 million sq. ft. of exhibit space in four buildings. (1.2 million sq. ft. all on one level)

–Nearly 1 million sq. ft. of flexible meeting space

–One of the largest “pilliarless” ballrooms in the world

–Less than 10 minutes to Downtown via busway used exclusively by convention busses

–Free WiFi

— A 4,249-seat theater

–High-Quality Food Service: Savor…Chicago, McCormick Place’s food service company, offers concessions and catering at cost for show organizers, exhibitors and attendees.

–Plentiful Parking: McCormick Place houses more than 5,500 parking spaces.

–Experienced Management: McCormick Place is now operated by ASM Global, the nation’s leading provider of private management services.

Group Amenities

Maximum Group Number 250000

Public Space Wi-Fi Available

Restaurant(s) On-site

Concierge Service

ATM Machine On-site

ADA Compliant

Number of Meeting Rooms 170

Largest Room, Reception Capacity (Standing) 50000

Largest Room, Banquet Capacity (Seated) 30000

Exhibit Space Available

On-Site Catering

On-site Audio/Visual Equipment

In-house/Exclusive Caterer(s)

Complete Buy-out Available

Max Capacity, Reception Style (Standing) 50000

Max Capacity, Banquet Style (Seated) 30000

Total Square Footage of Meeting Space 600000

Private Meeting Space Available

Permanent Stage

Private Dining Available

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