As the biggest city in the Upstate, Greenville SC offers many activities and attractions. Among the many theaters and event venues in Greenville is the TD Convention Center. Formerly the Carolina First Center, Palmetto International Exhibition & Convention Center, or Palmetto Expo Center, the TD Convention Center is one of the largest convention and meeting facilities in the nation. This facility has a long history dating back to 1917 when the original Textile Hall opened in downtown Greenville. It is currently owned by the City of Greenville who contracted SMG to manage the facility. SMG are the world leader in venue management, marketing, and development.
The facility is long regarded as one of the biggest exposition facilities in the country and features 280,000 square feet of exhibit hall space. This is perfectly complemented by 60,000 square feet of meeting and conference space, including a 30,000 square foot Ballroom. It is capable of accommodating groups from 25 to 25,000 individuals. Centrally located between Charlotte and Atlanta, the TD Convention Center is a popular regional destination for tradeshows, corporate meetings, banquets and special events such as weddings. It will take you around 10 minutes from the Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport (GSP) airport to the facility. It is also around 5 minutes away from historic downtown Greenville.
The TD Convention Center regularly hosts major concerts as well as touring theater companies. During winter, the Center transforms into a wonderland presenting opportunities to find that ‘one of a kind’ gift for the Christmas Season. With a recently completed $22 million improvement, the Center continues to provide unbeatable flexibility as well as value to people hosting any kind of event. They offer an outstanding South-eastern venue for conventions, conferences, tradeshows, as well as special events. If you’ve interest in exhibiting your arts, crafts along with gifts, you can consider this marvelous facility at the heart of Greenville SC.
The TD Convention Center has also received numerous top marks for excellent customer service. The TD Convention Center provides free limitless WiFi connectivity throughout all buildings as well. There is also an indoor sports venue within the facility for all your fitness needs. You can be sure to find exciting meal offers and buffet courtesy of the Award-winning culinary staff. All this is large because it is managed by professional event management team. The Center also offers ample parking for vehicles including bus parking.