The Austin Convention Center is a LEED® Gold certified building located in the heart of the capital of Texas, one of the most affordable cities in America. The convention center has a convenient downtown location, between the shores of Lady Bird Lake and historic Sixth Street. It has easy access to I-35 and is a short distance from 6,000 downtown hotel rooms.
The facility’s expansion has allowed events to expand their conventions, trade shows and expos. It has also brought new conventions and visitors to Austin and its convention center.
Don’t be surprised if you forget that you’re at an events facility when visiting the Palmer Events Center. Since Palmer is nestled in the middle of Butler Park, you can step out of a meeting, expo or conference and instantly be surrounded by a gorgeous urban park. Within the park you will find beautiful live oak and cypress trees, green grass, an illuminated water fountain,an observation hill overlooking Lady Bird Lake and Austin’s famous hike and bike trail.