Meet In Guadalajara, Mexico
Guadalajara is an intersection of Mexican traditions and modern amenities. Boasting the largest convention center in Mexico, 61 unique venues, 22 arenas and stadiums and 23,500 rooms with the metropolitan area, Guadalajara is the perfect place for your next high-impact event or meeting.
Why Use Us?
Whether you’re planning a meeting for 10 people or a large-scale event for 50,000 or more in Guadalajara, we have the right tools and knowledge to improve the planning experience.
The Guadalajara Visitors and Convention Office is a non-commercial association that together with the Tourism Trust of the Guadalajara Metropolitan Area is dedicated to promoting the economy through tourism. For more than 40 years, we have offered extensive advice to associations and event organizers holding congresses, conventions, incentives, fairs, and exhibitions in the city.
As an extension of your staff, we will assist you with setting up site inspections, dispersing lead referrals to suppliers, venues, and collaborate with your team to create a customized experience using a single destination contact to link you to the following suppliers at no addition cost:
- • Hotels
- • DMCs
- • Activities & experiences
- • Venues & restaurants
- • Cultural events
- • Advice throughout the group process
- • Support in negotioations and greater benefits with the destination
- • Pre & Post Tours
- • Experiences in Tequila, Tonala & Tlaquepaque
Expo Guadalajara – Mexico's Largest Convention Center
From mega-trade shows to intimate, industry conference and events, Expo Guadalajara’s 32 customizable event spaces and over 300,000 sq. ft. of functional meeting space can be customized for any event size.
Restaurants and Nightlife
Guadalajara’s unique flavors go far beyond our traditional dishes of carne en su jugo or tortas ahogadas. With over 700 restaurants, serving everything your palate could imagine, it’s no wonder Guadalajara’s chefs have been recognized throughout the world. When it comes to nightlife, your options are limitless, from Lucha Libre wrestling to mariachi performances. We can guarantee that there’s never a dull night in Guadalajara.
Hotels and Accommodations
The metropolitan area of Guadalajara consists of four urban districts – Guadalajara, Tlaquepaque, Tonala, and Zapopan – and three suburban districts, Tlajomulco, El Salto, and Tequila. Each district has a unique accommodations catered to your next visit.
Tequila and Beyond
Swap the briefcase for a margarita and head out to the Pueblo Mágico known for producing all of the world’s tequila. Less than an hour from Guadalajara, 150 unique distilleries await to guide you through the process of creating Mexico’s most iconic export. Hop on a guided tour or visit La Rojeña where the Cuervo family has been producing this magical beverage since the 16th century.
Benito Juarez International Airport in Guadalajara (GDL) receives an average of 400 daily flights from 29 international and 30 national destinations. It welcomes approximately 19,000 passengers every day and more than 7.6 million passengers every year.