The Monroe Civic Center Complex is the largest meeting facility in Northeast Louisiana, spanning 31 acres. As a full-service, multi-purpose facility, it features a variety of options to suit your meeting needs. Throughout the year many trade shows, conventions, musicals, and other events are held in the Monroe Civic Center.
With easy access from Interstate 20, it is a quick drive from any of the area hotels, the Monroe Regional Airport, and Highway 165. The convenient location and variety of facilities make the Monroe Civic Center the place for your upcoming events.
The Monroe Convention Center serves as an ideal place for meetings, banquets, luncheons, conventions, conferences and trade shows. The facility consists of over 22,000 square feet and has a variety of layouts available. Your group has the option of anything from six large rooms to 15 smaller breakout rooms. Each room is equipped with individual temperature control, variable lighting, sound systems, telephone, cable and computer connections.
One of the three main buildings of the Civic Center Complex is the 14,000 square foot Conference Hall. When using this facility, your group will have the option of dividing the Banquet Room into six sections. The banquet area is located adjacent to the full-service kitchen. Catering is available from several local establishments for your banquet or luncheon needs. The Conference Hall is complete with a stage and audiovisual systems.
The Monroe Civic Center Arena provides 46,025 square feet of exhibit space with room for 200 booths or seating for 7,600. Many events can be held in the Arena, including concerts, large banquets, sports events, trade shows, and rodeos.
Also on site, the WL Jack Howard Theatre offers a 73'x46' stage, lighting, dressing rooms, and seating for over 2200.