Create a Special Experience at OPCC

If your event needs something a little different, we have you covered at the Overland Park Convention Center. We also hold dance and cheer competitions, religious services, graduations, proms, and parties of every kind!

Our event planning specialists are here to help you map out your event at OPCC. Take advantage of our versatile event and party venues near Kansas City to plan your experience!

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Special Event Spaces

Exhibition Halls

  • 60,000 sq. ft.
  • 5,849 people
  • Main Level

Expecting a large crowd? You won’t have to worry about capacity in our Exhibition Halls—they're almost entirely free of columns, leaving you with ample space.

Special Event Spaces


  • 25,000 sq. ft.
  • 2,499 people
  • Main Level

Our Ballrooms are classic options for more formal celebrations. Our audiovisual services and décor options in these expansive spaces bring a whole new light to your event.

Special Event Spaces

Courtyard Rooms

  • 14,145 sq. ft.
  • 1,414 people
  • Lower Level

Needing the flexibility of our customizable Courtyard Rooms? We have whatever you might need for your venue in Kansas City.

Special Event Spaces

Outdoor Spaces

  • 25,000 sq. ft.
  • 3,500 people
  • Lower Level

Our outdoor venues give a breath of fresh air to your special event, whether that's a party, graduation, quinceañera, or beyond!

Available Amenities


  • Centerpieces

  • White, black, or ivory lap-length linens

  • Colored linen napkins

  • Registration tables


  • Chiavari chairs when available

  • Elevated seating for head table &/or DJ

  • Open gallery space with floor-to-ceiling windows for cocktail reception

  • Professional service staff

  • High-speed Wi-Fi

  • All necessary tables & chairs, including setup & teardown

Eat & Drink


  • Free parking for guests

  • Over 1,000 hotel rooms within walking distance

  • Complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi

Words From Our Clients

See for yourself what others have experienced at the Overland Park Convention Center. Our team works their hardest to make sure your event is a success from start to finish.
Special Event

The facility is great! Always well setup, clean and everyone is very professional. We love hosting out event at OPCC.



We hold events at OPCC three times a year and every time is amazing. The staff is prepared, professional and always willing to go the extra mile to make our events great.

Cleveland University

Dance & Cheer Competitions

It’s always so nice to see familiar faces. Everyone is always extremely welcoming and we enjoy our annual return to OPCC every year.

Stage One Dance Competition

Special Event

Very flexible with us and very accommodating. I’m very thankful for the service we got at the convention center.

Community Blood Center Blood Drive

Special Event

If a person or company is looking for a facility to have an event, look no further than the Overland Park Convention Center. The facility is top-notch, clean, modern, and the staff is exceptional.

Terry Goodman Memorial Service

Special Event

If a person or company is looking for a facility to have an event, look no further than the Overland Park Convention Center. The facility is top-notch, clean, modern, and the staff is exceptional. The food service is phenomenal. If the goal is to have a first class event, there is no better location in the Kansas City metropolitan area!

Terry Goodman Memorial Service

Dance & Cheer Competitions

All the OPCC staff goes above and beyond. The OPCC staff is one of the reasons for our event success!!

Stage One Dance Competition


Great Job! Staff was excellent! Food service was outstanding.

Research Medical Center School of Radiologic Technology

Dance & Cheer Competitions

Everyone that we worked with was amazing.

Applause Talent Regional Competition

Dance & Cheer Competitions

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.

Beyond the Stars Regional Competition

Explore Your Options

The Overland Park Convention Center also offers a full range of audiovisual services to complement your event. Our adaptable event spaces can also support cheer and dance competitions on a local, regional, or national scale!

Audio Visual Services

Cheer & Dance Competitions


Frequently Asked Questions

Have more questions?
Contact Sales Manager, Makayla Rice to learn more.
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