When it comes to meeting the needs of SMERF (social, military, educational, religious and fraternal) groups, Irving is an ideal conference destination. Centrally located between both Dallas and Fort Worth, Irving is adjacent to DFW International Airport and just minutes from Love Field Airport. Irving offers a wide range of hotel and meeting space options with more than 80 hotels, 12,000 rooms and 200,000 square feet of meeting space.
The 275,000 square-foot Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas features 100,000 square feet of meeting space in three levels including a 100,000 square-foot exhibition hall, 20,000 square-foot grand ballroom, a junior ballroom, and 20 1,000 square-foot breakout rooms. Adjacent to the convention center is the Toyota Music Factory, a state-of-the-art, 8,000-seat indoor-outdoor concert venue, which features over 20 restaurants. Getting around is also easy with the DART Orange Line, which connects Irving/Las Colinas with DFW Airport and Downtown Dallas.
The Irving Convention and Visitors Bureau’s award-winning staff can help your SMERF group with site selection, event planning and activity coordination. The Irving CVB also offers complimentary services, which include name badges, registration personnel assistance, and visitor bags and brochures, as well as room night incentives for qualifying groups.