Top 10 reasons to choose Pensacola and the surrounding areas for your next meeting


  • 1.
    The Best of Both Worlds
    52 miles of sugar-white beaches alongside a historic town rich with culture and Southern hospitality.
  • 2.
    Unique Meeting Spaces
    Whether it be in a museum, a theatre or at the beach, planners can choose from more than 40 different venues totaling more than 150,000 square feet.
  • 3.
    Beach-Front Conference Campus
    With hotels, meeting space and entertainment all within walking distance to serve the participants of your conference.
  • 4.
    FREE Activities
    Such as Blue Angels practices, the world renowned National Naval Aviation Museum, and historic ports and museums.
  • 5.
    Family-friendly and team building activities
    From fishing, golfing, ropes courses and kayaking to having fun in the sun.
  • 6.
    Fresh Coastal Cuisine
    6. Good eats at 350 restaurants, featuring fresh produce and seafood served with a Southern twist.
  • 7.
    More than 450 Years of History
    Rich history as the City of Five Flags and one of the first European settlements in the United States, founded in 1559.
  • 8.
    Multicultural Arts Community
    Thriving arts community with visual arts, symphony, opera, theatre and ballet with year-round festivals celebrating everything from seafood to Mardi Gras.
  • 9.
    Green Options
    Green options are available, from certified hotels and campsites to eco-friendly activities such as biking, shell hunting or bird watching.
  • 10.
    Distinguished Service
    The Pensacola Bay Area CVB was named best CVB by MeetingsSouth and ConventionsSouth magazines and 2008 CVB of the year by the Southeast Tourism Society.