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South Padre Island Convention Centre

7355 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7720
+1 956-761-3000
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Nice large location for big events

SPI Convention Centre holds big events. Food and alcohol prices are reasonable. It's a nice... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
mannydelarosa
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Houston, Texas
Its a great venue for any event

I have been coming to the SPI convention centre for years fir different occasions from dance and... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2017
Edwin G
,
Mission, Texas
via mobile
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The South Padre Island Convention Centre's 45,000 square feet of meeting space can be utilized in a variety of configurations. Primary facilities include 22,500 square feet of exhibit hall space with a clear ceiling height of 36 feet for concerts, large meetings and sporting events; a 2,633 sq. ft. modern, media-oriented conference auditorium for 250; and 9,000 square feet of meeting rooms in various sizes. A large central lobby will also house exhibits and functions. A large terrace adjoins the lobby and a formal entry court provides covered arrival and waiting areas for people parking in the paved areas for 500 cars.
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  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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7355 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7720
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+1 956-761-3000
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

SPI Convention Centre holds big events. Food and alcohol prices are reasonable. It's a nice location. Plus you can walk outside and see the bay. Nice size meeting rooms.

Thank mannydelarosa
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

I have been coming to the SPI convention centre for years fir different occasions from dance and cheer competitions to seminars and it being to close to the ocean is simply amazing.

Thank Edwin G
Reviewed 26 May 2017

When at SPI, I love to go by the Convention Center to walk alone. It's peaceful and safe, there are many different animals and I enjoy taking pictures. I even saw the alligator from the Birding Center once chillaxing in the tall weeds.

Thank n0rmalyndaz
Reviewed 10 May 2017

For great birding, especially during Spring or Fall migrations, head to the south and west sides of the building. The vegetation there (shrubs and trees) shelters all kinds of migrants, and the water feature draws many of them out into the open for easy photography....More

Thank WYbirdwatcher
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We held a Gala in this facility! Everything was wonderful, staff was helpful and responsive to needs

Thank KansasTexas2015
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Always stop here 1st pick up your coupon and find out what's happening in SPI when you here Always lots going on and they have some really good coupons

Thank Mj D
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Just off the circle from the convention center are two boardwalks that take you over marshes and out to the bay to see wildlife and birds. We even saw an alligator. Fun to see the bay side of the island.

Thank WinterTexanfromMN
Reviewed 19 March 2017

The parking setup is terrible and disorganized. Small spaces and very few close to the building. The building itself has several different sized halls.

Thank Pat M
Reviewed 6 March 2017

They were very organised with the convention, clean restrooms and easy access. I had a great time here.

Thank Girandova
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We went to the Market that was held once each month. Vendors come from all over. I got Larimar jewelry which was much cheaper than in the Caribbean.

Thank 63Vicki2015
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