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Convention Services

Complimentary Services: VisitErie staff has the region’s resources at our fingertips. Our goal is to provide you with the assistance you need to make your meeting in Erie PA well-attended, successful and enjoyable. And our services are FREE of charge!


  • Proposal Gathering
    VisitErie will gather proposals from area properties and venues and create a complete package to present to you.
  • Site Visits
    Site visits can be arranged with area properties, venues and attractions. This is the best way for you to get a first-hand look at Erie.
  • Tour/Activity
    Brochures, travel guides, and meeting planner information are available to assist you in the planning or promotion process.
  • Promotional Materials
    Area information can be provided to you, should you want to promote your Erie convention and build attendance.


  • Info Table
    VisitErie can provide an information table with area brochures, coupons, and other helpful literature that can assist delegates plan some of their free time.
  • Name Badges
    Name badge holders and blank name badge inserts can be supplied.
  • Press Release Distribution
    VisitErie can submit press releases to the local media.
  • Welcome Signs (Restrictions Apply)
    Signs and/or welcome banners can be provided, if applicable, to welcome your convention to Erie.
  • VIP Gift Baskets 
    Erie themed gift baskets can be provided for your VIP attendees. Conditions apply, quantities are limited.
  • VisitErie Member Solicitation 
    Should you want to contact our members to advertise in your program guide or to solicit our members for possible discounts or coupons, VisitErie can send out the information to our members on your behalf.
  • Logo & Photo Usage
    VisitErie can provide our logo and area pictures to enhance your convention marketing materials.
  • Erie Ambassadors
    Erie Ambassadors are volunteers who are trained to represent, and available to serve, the greater Erie community. Ambassadors may be used at your event to offer information and advice about the region to your attendees.

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Partner Spotlight


Bayfront Grille is ideal for all!

Located inside of the Sheraton Erie Bayfront Hotel and overlooking Presque Isle Bay, The Bayfront Grille is ideal for friends and family gatherings or a romantic dinner just for two. The Bayfront Grille serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily. Dinner menu items include delectable salads and appetizers as well as steak, chicken and seafood options. Enjoy this premier Erie dining choice.

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The Cork 1794

The Cork 1794 is the perfect spot for a date night or special occasion!

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The Cove Bay-Side Restaurant & Tavern

Join us today! The Cove Bay-Side Restaurant & Tavern is sure to give you an unforgettable and care-free dining experience. Enjoy a nautical atmosphere with a beautiful view of Presque Isle Bay.

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U Pick 6 Craft Beer Pubs & Restaurants

Erie’s own local craft beer pubs are a must-visit! With 4 great locations, just pick one that’s convenient for you! A casual, family friendly dining experience with something for everyone! To view our menu, check out what’s on tap, or get to directions to our pubs, learn more now!”

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Erie Regional Chamber and Growth Partnership

The Erie Regional Chamber and Growth Partnership, providing advocacy and access to people, information and education. Learn how you can get involved!

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TSA Precheck Enrollment Event

The Erie Regional Airport Authority has postponed the TSA Precheck Enrollment Event until June 22-26, 2020.

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Port of Erie!

Located on the southeast shore of Lake Erie, the Port of Erie has been promoting industrial, commercial, and recreational opportunities on the waters of Lake Erie since 1959.

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Fall is the perfect time to visit wine country!

Winter is a relaxed time to visit wine country. Enjoy a scenic ride to North East and stop in Mazza Vineyards and the historic South Shore Wine Company to sip and savor the local flavor."

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Millcreek Mall

A destination for shopping, dining and entertainment.
Experience it all!

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