Statehouse Convention Center

A beautiful, spacious facility physically attached to the Little Rock Marriott, the Statehouse Convention Center offers large exhibition halls, versatile meeting rooms and features the Wally Allen Ballroom. This facility offers planners ultimate flexibility in designing conventions, special events, exhibitions and trade shows.

Wally Allen Ballroom


Statehouse Convention Center


Statehouse Convention Center is approximately 220,000 square feet of public, meeting, and exhibit space. The versatility of the center in addition to the adaptable and accommodating staff make an event at the Statehouse Convention Center a delight for meeting planners and attendees.

The Little Rock Marriott hotel is physically connected to the Convention Center. In addition, there are several quality hotels located in and near the center offering additional meeting and exhibit space. Statehouse Convention Center is situated 10 minutes from the airport and just a few blocks from major interstates. The conveniently-located Statehouse Convention Center has a multi-tier 650-space parking garage just two blocks south of the center, as well as several hundred more spaces within a few blocks.


Easy access

Just a short drive from the Little Rock National Airport with convenient interstate access, our downtown convention centers offer the perfect location for meetings and events of all sizes. An easy-to-navigate downtown area and ample convention center parking decks provide delegates with stress-free access to our two outstanding facilities.

For our guest's convenience, the Little Rock Convention and Visitors Bureau operate three parking decks and one additional surface parking lot in close proximity to our convention centers: 
  • A 550-space underground public parking garage at Robinson Center that provides guests well-lighted, weather-protected parking 
  • A 650-space public parking deck located only one short block south of the Statehouse Convention Center 
  • A 50-space surface parking lot located across from the Statehouse Convention Center on the corner of Markham and Scott Streets.
  • A 600-space parking deck in the River Market District at 2nd and River Market Avenue is also available. 
  • In addition, several hundred on-street parking spaces are available within a few blocks of Statehouse Plaza.


Meeting your needs

Our staff of highly-trained professionals can make sure your meeting is a success. Complete equipment lists are available upon request and include standard audio visual items such as projectors, screens, audio and video equipment and accessories. We can also make arrangements for specialty equipment. Contact us at (501) 255-3324 to discuss the specific needs for your event and receive a complimentary quote. 

We also offer complete production services and staff, including audio/visual technicians, lighting designers, sound engineers, carpenters, production coordinators, stagehands, electricians, production managers, stage managers, gaffers, riggers and truck loaders.

Telecommunication and Internet services are also available throughout our convention centers. Most of the public areas within each facility offer complimentary wireless internet and hard wired connections as well as wireless access can be made available in most private rooms within the buildings. 

Digital plasma monitors are located in each public lobby to help assist attendees with daily event schedules. There are also individual digital monitors located outside of each meeting room and exhibition hall within the Statehouse Convention Center.