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Convenient from anywhere.

Connected to everywhere.

Your Gateway to Great Meetings.

The District

Experience the only convention center
directly connected to a major U.S. airport.

Meet the ATL Airport District, the refreshing spot between Atlanta and Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. Here, the Georgia International Convention Center (GICC) isn’t just “close to the airport”—it’s adjoined to the airport by a free 24/7 SkyTrain. With 150,000 square feet of exhibit space, 16,000 square feet of meeting space, the GICC is the perfect solution for your next event. And if that’s not enough, there’s a pro-level arena next door, available as another event space to help ensure your experience is a winner.

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Soar to Meeting Success

Consider this an open invitation to plan, meet and experience the alternative in Atlanta. Welcome to the ATL Airport District—the refreshing spot between the city's bustling downtown and the world's most traveled airport that features unmatched convention facilities, meeting hotels, restaurants and group activities all in one convenient location.

ATL Airport District Area

Convenient Location

Being connected to the ATL Airport by a free two-minute SkyTrain ride, combined with shuttles and the city’s rapid transit system, makes the District convenient from anywhere.

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150+ Domestic Destinations connected by nonstop service to Atlanta’s airport

Free 2-minute ATL SkyTrain from baggage claim directly to the GICC and Rental Car Center

Great Event Venues

Big or small, indoors or out, we have a venue to fit your needs. Explore the District to find one that works for you or reach out to a team member to let us guide you.

Gateway Center Campus

The Gateway Center Campus

Flexible options and a variety of hotels and restaurants – we’ve yet to meet an event we couldn’t accommodate.

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Georgia International Convention Center (GICC)

Atlanta's second largest convention center for meetings and trade shows.

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Gateway Center Arena

The Gateway Center Arena

A state-of-the-art 5,000-seat Sports and Entertainment venue that sits next door to the GICC.

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Gateway Center Campus Hotels

Meeting and Group Hotels

The District is home to 30+ hotels with onsite meeting and event spaces. Use our Search, sort, filter and map options to find the perfect match for your event.

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30+ hotels include onsite meeting and event spaces

Over 7,000 hotel rooms within a 3 mile radius of the airport, all with free airport shuttle service

Services for Groups of All Sizes

Let our complimentary first-class marketing resources help you build attendance and interest in your upcoming meeting.

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Client Services
Things to do

And Plenty of places for Fun!

It’d be a shame to come all this way and miss out on the District’s A-one attractions. See what’s going on and make a plan.

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Evolving Health & Safety

We’re committed to keeping visitors and attendees safe in the ATL Airport District. Learn more about convention center and local hotel safety measures.

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Health and Safety

Meet the CVB Team

Let our deep understanding of hospitality industry expectations and all the possibilities that the ATL Airport District holds make your event a success.

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The Breakout Blog

Our Meetings & Events blog tackles industry current events and features some hidden facets of meeting in the District.

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