Long Beach Convention Center

Long Beach Convention Center
300 Ocean Boulevard
Long Beach, California 90802
562.436.3661 / 562.436.9491 Fax
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The Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center facilities include the Long Beach Arena and Exhibition Halls, the Terrace and Center Theaters, Ballroom and Meeting Rooms.

The Long Beach Arena seats 13,500 and has 46,000 square feet of exhibit space. The Arena concourse has 29,000 square feet of exhibit space. The Arena Lobby has 19,000 square feet of additional space. The outside of the Arena is covered by the world’s largest mural, “Planet Ocean”, which features a fabulous array of marine life by internationally renowned environmental artist, Wyland.

The three Exhibition Halls offer close to 224,000 square feet of space that can be utilized for all types of conventions, tradeshows, consumer shows and special events.

The beautiful Terrace Theater is a full production theater that seats 3,051. The seating is shaped in a comfortable continental style. The Terrace Lobby contains a full glass front with a view of the Terrace fountain.There is an ocean view on the East side of the facility and a downtown cityscape view from the front of the theater.

The intimate Center Theater is decorated in a beautiful Maroon with wood trim. It has 825 seats that are set in 13 rows deep in a half-round shape, allowing excellent visibility from any seat. There is seating space for wheelchairs. The Lobby has a large picturesque window which overlooks the Rainbow Lagoon and the majestic Queen Mary Ship.

34 Meeting Rooms and the Grand Ballroom make the Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center ideal for all types of special events. There are 20 Promenade Meeting Rooms located off of the Pine Avenue entrance. There are 11 meeting rooms located on the Concourse Level with 9 Meeting Rooms and the Grand Ballroom located on the Ballroom Level above the Exhibition Halls. There are 13 Meeting Rooms located off Seaside Way directly underneath the Administration Offices and the Long Beach Performing Arts Center (Terrace Theater).


Seats: 13,500
Arena floor area: 46,000 sq. ft
Lower Concourse: 29,000 sq. ft
Ceiling Height: 75 feet
Concourse Ceiling Height: 14 feet
Arena Lobby: 19,000 sq. ft
Lobby Ceiling Height: 40 feet
Total Exhibit Space:: 75,000 sq. ft

The Exhibition Halls break down as follows:
• Exhibition Hall A = 91,000 sq. ft
• Exhibition Hall B = 57,000 sq. ft
• Exhibition Hall C = 76,000 sq. ft.

Exhibition Halls A-B can be combined to total 148,000 square feet. Exhibition Halls B-C combined equal 133,000 square feet. The Convention Center includes Exhibition Halls A, B and C, the Ballroom, Promenade Meeting Rooms 101-104 and 201-204 and fourteen Terrace Meeting Rooms.


Ticketed Events
Maximum Seating Capacity 3,051
Orchestra Seats 1,767
Loge Seats 663
Balcony Seats 508
Additional Pit Seating (Rows A, B, C) 83
Wheelchair Spaces 30
Minimum Rent (per day) $2,050.00 or
Gross Receipts 12%

Non-Ticketed Events
Minimum Rent (per day) $4,200.00

Ticketed Events
Maximum Seating Capacity 825
Orchestra Seats 205
Loge Seats 608
Row A (Removeable Seats) 28
Wheelchair Spaces 12
Minimum Rent (per day) $820.00 or
Gross Receipts 12%