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.
Erie Maritime Museum
The Erie Maritime Museum highlights the Erie region’s War of 1812 narrative and shipbuilding roots, and offers exceptional meeting and reception space for groups. A large lobby, the museum floor, an outdoor plaza on the bay and an attached auditorium in the Erie County Public Library are available for rent.
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.
Local Craft Beer Brewery & Pub in Erie, PA! Featuring a large selection of craft beers, a wood-fired brick oven featuring fresh dough specialty pizzas & our open-view brewing environment makes for a unique experience! Reservations // Call 814.866.BEER (2337)
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:: Brewery & Craft Beer Pub
:: Craft Beers on Tap & Beer To-Go
:: Indoor & Outdoor Dining & Bar
:: Online Ordering & Takeout
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:: Conveniently located of I-90 on Peach Street
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.
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.
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!”
Happy Fall Y’all! Celebrate 125 years of Port Farms during the Fall Harvest season from September 17th – October 30th. Grab your friends and family and enjoy a variety of fall themed activities for every age. With over 25 attractions here at the farms, our guests create long-lasting memories worth repeating. General admission includes hay wagon rides, 8-acre corn maze, slide mountain, ball zone, game garden, pedal carts, animal exhibits, mindbender mazes, trike track, tire fort and so much more! PLUS, this year we have added tons of new events that are included with admission! Learn more and purchase tickets: https://portfarms.simpletix.com
UPMC Hamot is a 423-bed hospital in Erie, PA, offering a full complement of inpatient and outpatient services, and serves as a regional referral hub and Level II Trauma Center.
Local wine is great for holiday entertaining, plus it makes a great gift! Stop by to try (and pick up) award-winning wines at Mazza Vineyards and the historic South Shore Wine Company, both located in North East, PA.
Direct Daily Flights to Charlotte and Chicago.
Erie International Airport is serviced by American Airlines and United Airlines with daily flights to Charlotte and Chicago with connections across the country and around the world. Book your flight today at www.aa.com or www.united.com
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 excited to announce that our Bayside Patio is open for Lunch and Dinner. Please check Open Table for reservations or contact the restaurant directly at 814-454-2005.
The Cork 1794 is the perfect spot for a date night or special occasion! Indoor and outside seating available with amazing food.
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