FACT SHEET

For big conventions, small meetings and everything in between.

About

In the heart of Daytona Beach, only 400 feet from the Atlantic Ocean, the Ocean Center is the area’s convention, entertainment and sports complex. The Ocean Center is a world-class venue featuring more than 200,000 square feet of flexible indoor and outdoor meeting space.

 

Arena

  • 42,146 square feet
  • Accommodates 214 10’ x 10’ booths
  • Seats 9,300
  • Banquet seating for 1,008
  • 45-foot ceiling
  • 20-foot x 13.5-foot drive-in doors
  • Two loading docks
  • Portable staging
  • Two 400-amp power services

Meeting rooms

  • 32,000 square feet
  • 32 breakout rooms
  • Easy light and sound controls
  • Spacious pre-function areas
  • Executive board room
  • VIP suite

Exhibit hall

  • 93,028 square feet
  • Accommodates 504 10’ x 10’ booths
  • 32-foot ceiling
  • Six high-tech loading docks
  • 20-foot x 16.5-foot drive-in doors
  • Utilities every 30 feet

Ballroom

  • 11,904 square feet
  • Accommodates 54 10’ x 10’ booths
  • Divisible into three sections
  • Banquet seating for 768
  • Spacious pre-function area
  • Award-winning catering

Other features

  • 5th largest convention center in Florida
  • Unique colors and outdoor light throughout the building
  • Full event management department
  • Spectacular artwork and ECHO gallery featuring area artists
  • Business center
  • Two outdoor parking lots and parking garage
  • Full service ticket office

Location

  • In the core area of Daytona Beach Only 10 minutes from Daytona International Airport
  • 30 minutes from Orlando/Sanford International Airport
  • 60 minutes from Orlando International Airport
  • Easy access via Interstates 4 and 95

Attractions within walking distance

  • Ocean Walk Shoppes, movies, restaurants and more Adjacent to Daytona Lagoon waterpark and entertainment complex
  • Adjacent to Peabody Auditorium featuring Broadway plays, shows and concerts throughout the year
  • Historic bandshell – outdoor amphitheater directly on the beach with concerts and entertainment
  • Beach activities such as surfing, fishing, biking and parasailing

   Attractions within 15 minutes

  • Daytona International Speedway
  • LPGA International and many other local golf courses
  • Ponce de Leon Lighthouse
  • Tomoka State Park
  • Marine Science Center
  • Deep sea fishing
  • Riverfront Park and Beach Street shopping
  • Casements museum
  • Museum of Arts and Sciences

Accommodations

  • The Ocean Center is surrounded by business-class and family-style hotels. Approximately 12,000 guest rooms in the area with accommodations for every need.
 

Attractions within one hour

  • Walt Disney World theme parks
  • Universal Studios Orlando
  • SeaWorld Orlando
  • St. Augustine
  • Kennedy Space Center

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