As home to many different industries, from finance to technology to industrials, Dallas is a frequent host city for a myriad of large conferences and corporate events. Here, in no particular order, we’ve listed 17 of our favorite spots that are able to accommodate at least 500 for a standing reception. For additional ideas, simply input your event details on Revelr and browse through even more affordable large event space in the Dallas/Fort Worth area.
2616 Commerce Place
2616 Commerce Place Event Center is a multi-level Dallas venue and corporate event space featuring a rooftop deck with skyline views of downtown Dallas and two unique indoor spaces. The first floor features space that can accommodate 400-450 standing, the third floor penthouse can accommodate up to 400 standing, and the rooftop can accommodate an additional 200 people standing.
3015 at Trinity Groves
3015 at Trinity Groves is home to memorable experiences such as culinary team building, lively corporate parties, beautiful weddings and rehearsal dinners, fun and informative cooking classes, and innovative catering. 3015 is seated at the base of Dallas newest landmark, the Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge, designed by acclaimed Spanish architect, Santiago Calatrava. From this amazing location, Master Chef Sharon Van Meter and her team are able to put together events that showcase their amazing talent in the culinary field, all while overlooking the stunning Dallas skyline.
City Club Dallas
City Club Dallas is one of the original and most prestigious private clubs in Dallas. Upon arrival into the city, one is immediately welcomed into the city with the view of our unmistakable downtown sky-line, complete with the green-lit accent of the Bank of America Plaza. Located high atop downtown's tallest building, City Club Dallas offers the most spectacular view of the city, as well as countless, highly recognized entertainment venues and historical landmarks. Inside, well-appointed quarters and beautiful décor provide the perfect setting for both member and non-member private parties to include seated dinners or unforgettable receptions. The entire club can accommodate up to 650 guests for receptions or 300 for seated dinners.
Dallas Hyatt Regency
This downtown hotel features 160,000 square feet of expansive meeting space near the Dallas Convention Center that can be set up in a variety of ways, including theater, boardroom and classroom. When working with their expert event planners, you can be confident that the details will be graciously handled and the distractions artfully managed, so you can focus on what matters.
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Dallas Near The Galleria
The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Dallas Near the Galleria is any meeting planner's dream hotel. The newly renovated hotel has 290 rooms and over 30,000 square feet of flexible meeting space. Whether you are planning a small meeting for 10 in the executive boardroom, or a reception for 1,000 in the beautiful Grand Ballroom, the hotel can accommodate just about any meeting need.
Dallas Museum of Art
Located in the heart of the downtown Dallas Arts District, this premier cultural destination is the perfect location for an elegant event or meeting. The space offers an auditorium, outdoor sculpture garden, and rooms that can host anywhere from 100 to 800 people for a reception.
This new barbecue joint features outside space that can accommodate up to 500 people standing. Great for casual get-togethers or meetings where you want to showcase a homey Texan vibe. There’s indoor space with a large dining room, but the open patio in back (complete with a Ferris Wheel) is the real hidden gem. As an added bonus, the restaurant features barbecue by from pitmaster Doug Pickering.
This Highland Park restaurant boasts a fancy yet casual vibe that feels old and new at the same time. The dining room features an industrial contemporary design style, and the outdoor patio comes complete with an outdoor fireplace, TVs, and tables so guests can enjoy dining al fresco.
Showcasing 115,000 square feet of newly renovated space, the hotel's deluxe meeting facilities are a perfect for corporate events, banquets, social events, and weddings. The beautiful Crystal Ballroom can easily be configured into intimate spaces, and the hotel's excellent location in Downtown Addison gives guests quick access to local highways.
Omni Dallas Hotel at Park West
For business meetings and events, Omni Dallas Hotel at Park West is an excellent choice for a Dallas meeting facility. A popular destination in northwest Dallas, Omni Dallas Hotel at Park West is convenient to the Las Colinas business district, shopping, Cowboys Stadium and other major attractions. Omni Dallas Hotel at Park West also features the state-of-the-art Texas Learning Center, an amphitheater with 300 seats, built-in state-of-the-art audiovisual equipment and ergonomic chairs.
Inspire productivity with a meeting at Sheraton Dallas Hotel. Boasting over 230,000 square feet of modern, versatile venue space, the Sheraton Dallas sets the stage for memorable conferences. Host a seminar in one of their small meeting rooms, or a seated convention for over 2,000 in the expansive Dallas Ballroom. Each of their conference rooms features state-of-the-art technology and high-speed Internet access, and their planning and catering teams are on hand to manage your event from start to finish.
The Fairmont Dallas
With over 70,000-square feet of Dallas meeting space that can accommodate smaller Executive Board meetings to full company gatherings for over 800, Fairmont Dallas offers more than 70,000 square feet of meeting space and 25 function rooms that are designed to meet the needs of 21st century meetings.
The Orion Ballroom
The Orion Ballroom is famous for its breathtaking views from the windows of the 15th floor, just minutes south of downtown Dallas. This historical event space was recently renovated to match its 360-degree view of the city skyline and surrounding horizon. The Orion can accommodate wedding ceremonies and receptions as well as corporate functions and other special events. The space is perfect for an intimate happy hour for only a handful of clients or a corporate reception for up to 300 guests. With over 8,000 square feet of remodeled space, the Orion can expand or contract the ballroom to accommodate your needs.
The Ritz-Carlton Dallas
Beyond its 19,000 square feet of event space, which includes Dallas’s largest luxury ballroom and a collection of conference rooms, the hotel places careful attention on service and customization. Meeting breaks can be catered for groups focused on wellness or those who prefer to experience Texas’s rich culinary traditions. And audiovisual features can be used to add impact, excitement and personalization to a presentation.
The Hall of State at Fair Park
The Hall of State at Fair Park boasts over 6,000 square feet of event space which can accommodate groups as small as 10 or as large as 900.