Versatile trade and consumer show space at the Overland Park Convention Center.
The key to a successful show is a high-quality venue that suits the needs of your vendors. If you’re looking for consumer or trade show venues near Kansas City, the Overland Park Convention Center supports event planners from the beginning to the end for a successful show. Learn about our capacity, amenities, FAQs and more.
Kansas City is one of the most central locations in the entire country. Whether you’re located in Kansas, Missouri, or another area of the US, your small, medium, or large consumer or trade show should be in a venue that meets the needs of vendors and attendees for the best event possible!
If you’re unsure what you need, our team can learn about your goals and recommend the best space for your needs at our trade show venue space in Overland Park.
We provide an assortment of amenities to meet the needs of our valued guests. Enjoy your time with us with the following complimentary offerings for your consumer or trade show guests.
Consumer & Trade Shows
- Free parking
- Over 1,000 hotel rooms within walking distance
- Free high-speed Wi-Fi
- Marketing services
- Professional staff
- Registration tables
- On-site coffee shop
- Handicap accessible entrances and passenger elevator
We make vendor move-in/move-out a breeze, with direct access from the loading dock to our exhibit hall floor.
MOVE IN, MOVE OUT
We have eight loading docks suitable for standard commercial trailers, two drive-in ramps with direct access to our Exhibition Hall & a large, sliding glass wall provides access to our spacious Pre-Function areas.
Covered parking leading to two freight elevators allows for personal vehicle load in access.
The Overland Park Convention Center is centrally located 30 minutes south of the MCI Airport off of I-435 at the intersection of College Boulevard & Nall Avenue.
Parking is always free at the Overland Park Convention Center, with approximately 1,000 spaces around the complex. Parking is located on the north side of the building off of 110th Street.
Our exhibit halls are column-free, leaving more space for your consumer or trade show vendors to showcase their products.
E Exhibitor Services
Ordering exhibitor services is easy using our visual, step-by-step form. Every detail is covered in our streamlined ordering process. Everything your vendors need to create a long term, lasting impression with your customers is available and high-speed wi-fi is FREE!
Commitment to protect
The Overland Park Convention Center achieved the Global Biorisk Advisory Council® (GBAC) STAR™ Facility accreditation, the industry’s only outbreak prevention, response & recovery accreditation for facilities.
Under the guidance of GBAC’s scientific advisory board, the most stringent protocols for cleaning, disinfection & infectious disease prevention are implemented within the facility. Following a risk assessment, the program establishes mitigation strategies through the use of scientifically approved protocols, equipment, chemicals & training, which are continually measured, audited & improved to ensure a facility’s readiness for biorisk situations. The program verifies that Overland Park Convention Center implements best practices to prepare for, respond to & recover from outbreaks & pandemics.
F Food & Beverage
We offer a wide range of food and beverage choices for consumer or trade shows. For in-house options, we have concession stands, portable concession carts, and the Cyber Cafe. Vendors can also pre-order food and beverages when purchasing Exhibitor Services through our online portal.
What does a successful trade show at OPCC look like?
Check out one of our large trade shows in action to see what an event of this scale is like at the Overland Park Convention Center.
"This was a GREAT event. I cannot say enough. Our staff was SO happy - felt so safe and our customers were so excited to be there. Thank you for going above and beyond our needs. We look forward to 2022 with you!!!"
- Beyond the Stars
"I want to thank each of you for being a part in making this year’s Overland Park boat show a success. With the unknowns none of us knew what to expect but it went off without a hitch and hit numbers that I did not think we could reach this year. Your assistance was vital in making the boat show a success and I wanted you to know how much I appreciated your efforts. Thanks again see you next year."
- Lake of the Ozarks Marine Dealers Association
“The entire team is fantastic! This is my favorite place in the city to hold events.”
- UMKC School of Law
“The room looked amazing, the food presentation and taste was spot on, and the staff was attentive and polite. They worked hard to make our night a success, and we appreciate it!”
- Sega Inc.
“Once again, it really feels like we are all on the same team, with the same goals and same desire to knock the socks off our guests.”
- Kiewit Power
“We always have a great experience at OPCC. Your staff are such professionals. I always know things will be taken care of in a timely manner. We cannot thank them enough in assisting to make our event such a success!”
- Lawing Financial
"The team in this facility is exceptional."
- Kansas City IT Symposium
Want to get an in-person visual? Explore all of your event options by scheduling a guided tour with one of our experienced sales managers to find the right fit for your needs.