Located in the heart of Erie’s Upper Peach Street shopping and entertainment district, the Ambassador Conference Center is a one-stop shop for conventions, meetings and corporate events. Three unique ballrooms and 12 breakout rooms are available on site, with the largest space able to host up to 500 guests. The facility is attached to two hotels with a total of 214 rooms: the Hilton Garden Inn and the Courtyard by Marriott Ambassador. More than 21,000 square feet of flexible meeting space is available on site.
Built in 2007 on Erie’s waterfront, the Bayfront Landing boasts three premier properties for meetings and accommodations: the Bayfront Convention Center, the Sheraton Erie Bayfront Hotel and the Courtyard Erie Bayfront Hotel. The Bayfront Convention Center features more than 120,000 total square feet of space and spectacular floor-to-ceiling views of Presque Isle Bay. The Bayfront Convention Center Great Hall features more than 28,000 square feet of column-free space and a ceiling height of 23 feet. More than 15 meetings rooms are available on site, along with 8,800 square feet of outdoor space. The facility has more than 470 free parking spaces and is connected to two hotels: the 200-room Sheraton Erie Bayfront, connected via a skybridge, and the 192-room Courtyard Erie Bayfront.
Opened in fall 2021, the Holiday Inn Erie is located just off of Interstate 90 in Erie’s Upper Peach Street District. The hotel features two meeting rooms with a total of 1,200 square feet of space, an on site restaurant and bar, and a meeting professional on staff to ensure your group’s needs are met.
The Brewerie at Union Station
The large, open rotunda of the Brewerie at Union Station offers a unique and historic location for receptions and meetings in the heart of Downtown Erie. The space was opened in 1927, exhibiting the popular art deco style of the time. It opened as a brewery in 2006. In addition to the Grand Concourse and Rotunda, an outdoor trackside patio and separate breakout room are available on the second floor of the property.
The UPMC Park Stadium Club can host indoor events for up to 175 guests. The space, which opened in 2021, overlooks the playing field at UPMC Park and features a balcony glass door system which can be retracted to create an open air experience. Catering and alcohol service are provided on site.
This authentic paddlewheel boat cruises beautiful Presque Isle Bay, offering event guests a unique experience for meetings and after-hours fun. The Victorian Princess is certified to carry 149 passengers and crew, with first and second decks enclosed to seat up to 120 guests in air conditioned comfort.
Opened in 1931, Erie’s historic Warner Theater is a cherished regional landmark with its famous art deco design and timeless elegance. The theater space seats 2,250 and serves as a venue for concerts, seminars, broadway shows and the Erie Philharmonic. The Grand Lobby is among the most elegant spaces in Erie, and can easily accommodate up to 250 people for a sit down dinner or more than 500 for stand-up functions. The facility is completing a major renovation in 2022 which saw the addition of a new Rehearsal Hall, featuring more than 4,000 square feet of programmable event space.
Located just outside of Erie, PA, Port Farms offers a charming countryside venue for your next company retreat! Our unique space is located on 200 rural acres and includes everything you will need to host a successful work session, work event, or company picnic. Our spacious timbered barn includes tables, chairs, projector, screen, sound system, indoor facilities, and is climate-controlled, allowing for speakers and presentations. After a delicious farm fresh meal, bring your team together and participate in one of our indoor or outdoor team building activities.
Looking for a place to hold a meeting, get-together, birthday party, or more? We have the perfect place for you here at your Erie Zoo! Chose from one of three rental locations including the Primate Patio, Rotary Pavilion, or Green House Patio.
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.
The Bayfront Grille Restaurant at the Sheraton Erie Bayfront Hotel is a relaxed hotel eatery offering American fare all day in a scenic setting with a patio & bay views. Experience a fresh take on casual dining, from breakfast to dinner, with creative menu selections and regional cuisine in our waterfront restaurant. Please check Open Table for reservations or contact the restaurant directly at 814-454-2005.
UPMC Hamot is a 458-bed hospital in Erie, Pennsylvania, offering a full complement of inpatient and outpatient services. The hospital serves as a regional referral hub and is the only accredited trauma center in the region.
Erie Events manages a four facility entertainment complex that includes the Warner Theatre, Erie Insurance Arena, Bayfront Convention Center and UPMC Park. These four venues host a variety of events that include world-class entertainment, family friendly shows and sporting events.
Showcasing the incredible year round beauty of the City of Erie and its surrounding areas, commonly referred to as its area code "the 814". Explore some of Erie County's most breathtaking landscape photography.
We proudly opened our doors in Erie in 1965. A lot has changed between now and then, but our mission remains the same – offer fresh food, from our favorite local brands, at a convenient location. In one stop, you can fill up your gas tank and grab breakfast, lunch, groceries and a bottle of wine or a 6-pack to go. We look forward to serving you and your family during your trip to Erie!
NOW OPEN! ASCEND fosters a community-centered climbing, fitness, and yoga experience by serving individuals and groups of all ages, backgrounds and abilities. Located in Downtown Erie, ASCEND welcomes Erie visitors to stop in and give climbing a try!
Join us at Peek'n Peak Resort for a Fall adventure you won't want to miss! From the 35th Annual Fall Fest on October 14-15 and 21-22 to the epic German Beer Fest known as the Wurst Party Ever on November 4 and the hilarious Medieval Feast Dinner Theater on November 10-12 & 17-19, there's something for everyone! Check out our full event schedule and secure your tickets now at pknpk.com/events.
The Mazza family welcomes you to explore 3 unique locations in Lake Erie Wine Country. Sip and savor award-winning wines at Mazza Vineyards and the historic South Shore Wine Company, both located in North East, PA, and be sure to visit their combination winery, distillery and brewery, Mazza Chautauqua Cellars/Five & 20 Spirits and Brewing, in nearby Westfield, NY.
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.
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!”
Whether you’re searching for the perfect Christmas tree or a place to experience a magical horse-drawn sleigh ride, plan a trip to Port Farms! Join us at Santa’s Workshop every weekend for visits with Santa, live music, crafts, cookie decorating, and holiday food & drinks! We also offer cut-your-own trees, pre-cut trees, freshly made wreaths, holiday décor, and other great gifts throughout the week. Activities are a la carte. Plan an enchanting Christmas experience at Port Farms today! Plus, check out our new brewery, Poverty Knob Farmhouse Ales!
AHN Saint Vincent has been here from the beginning, providing award-winning inpatient and outpatient medical care. Need express care? We’ve conveniently placed AHN facilities on the west and east side of Erie, just walk-in! AHN Saint Vincent is not only recognized locally (Erie’s Choice- Best Hospital) but nation-wide, so you can expect high-quality care, greater safety, and better results.
The Millcreek Mall features more than 160 stores, restaurants, and fun for the whole family on Upper Peach Street, Erie’s most popular shopping district! Shopping in Erie means no sales tax on clothing or shoes. Choose from a variety of hotels located on the Mall property and just minutes away at the intersection of Peach Street and Interstate 90.
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