Washington State Convention Center, Seattle

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The Washington State Convention Center is a convention center in Seattle, Washington. It is notable for spanning the Interstate 5 freeway.
The convention center is planning a $1.6 billion expansion that includes 440,000sqft of exhibition space in a new five-story building to be located at the site of the Convention Place transit station, part of the Downtown Seattle Transit Tunnel. It is the most expensive and largest project underway amidst Seattleā€™s historic construction boom. The station is expected to close to buses in 2017 in preparation for the opening of the Northgate Link Extension and construction is expected to begin shortly thereafter, with a potential opening in 2020.
AAI Immunology Annual Meeting 2016Emerald City ComiCon 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014. 2015, 2016. Will return in 2017.Penny Arcade Expo 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010. 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016. Will return in 2017.Sakura-Con 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016. Will return in 2017.TESOL Convention 1998, 2007, 2017.WTO Ministerial Conference of 1999NECA Show 2009Phi Theta Kappa Convention 2011International Conference on Robotics and Automation in 2015
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  • Sadura-Con was a Very nice convention. Safe and fun crowd. The convention center was a great venue with lots of options for things to do and lots of choices of restaurants in the Convention center or ...  more »
  • I visited the Center for a business meeting. It was a large building with lots of rooms to hold a variety of meetings. The staff was friendly and kept the rooms clean all day long. Great place to hold...  more »
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  • The Flower and Garden Show was awesome! I loved the singing bowls and all the clovers. I am a huge four leaf clover fan. Great theme this year. I always enjoy the venue. Great escalators. Awesome food options. Nice giveaways. Huge and very fun to walk through floor layouts. Great vendors. I am super glad they have bathrooms everywhere. Cell service is good so getting lost or separated is not a big deal. Thank you to all the staff.
  • I visited here with my family for Emerald City Comic Con the place was well-maintained and security was tight and professional. Everything was labeled well and I was able to find my way around with no problem. There are several parking garages around the convention center that you can easily Park in they do cost City prices but that's to be expected. Food inside the center was fast considering the convention and priced fairly. There was a wheelchair access to all floors as well as escalators and elevators for those that needed help moving around. And thankful for Seattle hosting Emerald City Comic Con here and look forward to attending for years to come!

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