Sloan Convention Center

(270) 745-0088
1021 Wilkinson Trace | Bowling Green, KY 42103
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The Sloan Convention Center is a 60,000 square foot facility that has 35,500 square feet of meeting and pre-convention exhibit space. The 19,500 square foot grand ballroom has a reception capacity of 1,500 and can be divided into four smaller ballrooms. There are also six breakout rooms ranging from 350 to 2,600 square feet.

There are a total of 444 hotel rooms in the Hartland Development. The convention center has indoor access to the adjacent and newly renovated Holiday Inn University Plaza. The six-story atrium hotel has 218 rooms, including several suites. The hotel has three salons totaling 4,000 square feet. Across the street from the Convention Center hotels include the Courtyard by Marriott with 93 rooms and the Hilton Garden Inn with 133 rooms.


On-site caterer and fully equipped kitchen

Accommodates up to 100 trade show booths

Ground-floor level with concrete flooring throughout entire facility

On-site audio/visual equipment and support

Large complimentary parking areas

Open air patios overlooking CrossWinds Golf Course

Dedicated kiosk for registration and separate coat room and ticket office

High speed internet access through a T-1 internet connection


Facility Info

  • Exhibits Space
  • Description Multiple configurations and a variety of spaces available. See floor plan for more details.
  • Floorplan File Floorplan File
  • Largest Room 19490
  • Total Sq. Ft. 35500
  • Reception Capacity 1500
  • Theatre Capacity 1700
  • Banquet Capacity 1000
  • Number of Rooms 10
  • Booths 100
  • Suites 4
  • Classroom Capacity 1100
  • Sleeping Rooms 218

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