Location, Directions & Parking

The Tampa Convention Center, located directly on the waterfront in the heart of downtown Tampa, hosts a variety of conventions, tradeshows, and other special events year-round. The 600,000 square foot building offers 200,000 square feet of exhibit space, a 36,000 square foot ballroom, and 36 breakouts which total over 42,000 square feet. Outdoor areas which overlook the beautiful water of Tampa Bay are available for group functions up to 7500 people.

The Center is conveniently located within walking distance to hotels, restaurants, and clubs. So… after a busy day of lectures, seminars or classes, attendees are welcome to visit Ybor CityChannelside (movie theaters, restaurants, shops, and nightclubs) or the Florida Aquarium, located just a few steps away.

Parking within 2 blocks of the Tampa Convention Center:

The Convention Center Garage:  (450 spaces)

Located at Brorein and Tampa Street

Maximum vehicle height is 6’8″

South Regional Garage: (1,000 spaces)

Located on Channelside

Maximum vehicle height is 6’8″

The Crosstown Meter Lot: (160 spaces)

Located on Brorein between Ashley & Florida

Parking meters accept quarters only

Meters are enforced from 8:00 a.m. to midnight daily

Within four blocks of the Tampa Convention Center:

The Fort Brooke Parking Garage:  (2,600 spaces)

Located on Whiting between Franklin Street & Florida Avenue

The Whiting Street Garage:  (450 spaces)

Located at Whiting between Florida and Morgan

Accessible on evenings and weekends only

The Hart Lot:  (140 spaces)

Located off of Florida Avenue just north of Brorein

Accessible evenings & weekends only

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