DeVos Place is a premier convention center located in downtown Grand
Rapids. Nestled beside the Grand River, the picturesque riverfront
setting is the perfect backdrop for your convention, tradeshow, meeting or any event. DeVos
Place offers a unique combination of meeting and exhibition space to
accommodate a variety of events. Downtown Grand Rapids is located 15
minutes from Gerald R. Ford International Airport and easily accessible
from all major interstates.
The convention center features a
162,000 square foot, column free exhibit hall, 40,000 square foot
ballroom and 26 individual meeting rooms (32,000 square feet). Twelve
spacious loading docks (with a wash bay and marshaling area) on Michigan Street allow for
easy access into the exhibit hall. Two loading docks and a ramp on Lyon Street provide access to the ballroom.
In addition, DeVos Place
features a 2,543 seat performing arts theater,
DeVos Performance Hall, with two independent loading
docks and one loading ramp. Featuring performances from the Grand Rapids Symphony, Grand
Rapids Ballet, Opera Grand Rapids and Broadway Grand Rapids, DeVos Performance Hall also serves as the perfect space for a general session or keynote
address. DeVos Place is part of a vibrant downtown entertainment
district featuring over 50 dining establishments, nightclubs, museums and the 12,000+ seat Van Andel Arena, all within walking
Immediately adjacent to DeVos Place, world-class
accommodations are available including the Four-Star Amway Grand Plaza
Hotel, JW Marriott and the Courtyard by Marriott. All hold more than
1,100 guest rooms and are within walking distance of DeVos Place, most
of them accessible by a climate controlled skywalk. Grand Rapids
features big city attractions and sophistication with the intimacy and charm of a small town. DeVos Place offers the
perfect setting for your next convention or meeting.
Come and see what
you have been missing!
DeVos Place is managed by ASM Global, part of a unique portfolio of convention centers around the world.
DeVos Place is a member of the Better Business Bureau.