The Greater Ft. Lauderdale / Broward County Convention Center is the country’s premiere waterfront conference facility. The building is a five-minute drive from the airport, within walking distance of many local hotels, and less than one mile from Fort Lauderdale's famed Blue Wave beaches. Hosting more than 5 million guests and 5,500 meetings since opening its doors in 1991, the Convention Center consistently exceeds guest and meeting planner expectations for five-star food service, state-of the-art technology, and outstanding service in a modern, eco-friendly facility.
From the North or South: Take I-95 or Florida's Turnpike and Exit at 595 East. Exit at US 1 North and proceed to S.E. 17th St. East on S.E. 17th St. to Eisenhower Blvd. Turn right on Eisenhower. Follow signs to the Convention Center.
The Greater Fort Lauderdale / Broward County Convention and meeting facility is located at the northern end of Port Everglades. Security checkpoints exist at all entrances to Port Everglades. All visitors must present valid government-issued identification. For further details, visit the Port Everglades website at www.porteverglades.net/about-us/security.