Rhode Island for Your Next Meeting or Convention

Rhode Island is the perfect place for your next meeting or convention - scenic and accessible, fun and historic, safe and friendly.  Meetings of all sizes are big fish in our state’s small pond, which means we'll roll out the red carpet for your group and pull out all the stops to make sure your event is a big-time success.

Getting here is easy, with plenty of non-stop flights arriving daily at our international airport, rated third best in the US by Conde Nast Traveler Readers' Choice. Planning a meeting or convention in Rhode Island is easy too; everything is accessible and convenient and you are never far from myriad options and opportunities.  

Whatever your group's needs, the Ocean State offers a wealth of meeting and convention facilities ranging from intimate, historic B&B's to the sleek Rhode Island Convention Center in the heart of Providence. Rhode Island's hospitality professionals can assist you with site inspections, information and itinerary planning, and bid solicitations. Staff can also provide you with calendars of events, brochures, slides and pictures, maps and other resource materials.

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Convention and Visitors Bureaus

Discover Newport 
800-326-6030, 401-845-9132

Submit A Request for Proposal

Providence Warwick Convention & Visitors Bureau 
800-233-1636, 401-456-0229

Submit A Request for Proposal

Additional Tourism Resources

Rhode Island Convention Center 
(401) 458-6000

Blackstone Valley Tourism Council 

Block Island Tourism Council 

South County Tourism Council 
(800) 548-4662, (401) 789-4422

Warwick Department of Tourism, Culture and Development