MEET AT THE BENTON
Centrally located in downtown Winston-Salem, the Benton Convention Center recently added 43,000 square feet of reimagined event space, known as Benton South, featuring the refreshed 24,000-square-foot Gallery Ballroom. The recent addition brings the Benton’s total meeting space to 150,000 square feet, increasing overall availability and options for groups while enhancing connectivity to the city’s vibrant and walkable downtown district. The Benton Convention Center and Hotel Complex boasts the recently renovated 319-room Winston-Salem Marriott, which is conveniently connected to the Benton. Situated in our award-winning downtown, the Complex is within walking distance of more than 100 restaurants, shops, breweries, and bars.
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Expand your meeting possibilities at the Benton Convention Center—where an additional 43,000 square feet of refreshed event space awaits in the heart of downtown.
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More than $2 billion has been invested in downtown development within the past decade, and it shows. From the reinvented Benton Convention Center and new hotels to an eclectic assortment of popular eateries and after-hour hot spots, downtown has become a vibrant hub for meeting attendees.
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Local artwork is incorporated across the Benton Convention Center to highlight the local community’s dedication to the arts, combining incredible visual elements with exciting experiences to take any meeting or event to the next level.
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Approximately 1,200 of Winston-Salem’s 5,300 total hotel rooms are located in downtown and within walking distance of the 150,000 square-foot Benton Convention Center.