Top 10 Reasons to Meet in Corpus Christi
Corpus Christi welcomes more than 10 million visitors annually and is home to an enticing combination of sunny weather, a savory selection of cuisines, unique fun-filled attractions, and state-of-the-art convention and meeting facilities. Downtown Corpus Christi offers beautiful views of the Corpus Christi Bay and is located just 12 minutes from the Corpus Christi International Airport. Here are just a few of many reasons why Corpus should be your next host city!
Corpus Christi facilities safely welcome visitors after earning GBAC star™ facility accreditation, the gold standard of cleanliness. Global Biorisk Advisory Council STAR Accreditation and Training ensure that venues are completing state of the art health and safety preparedness protocols. Corpus Christi facilities receiving accreditation include the American Bank Center, Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi International Airport, and USS Lexington Museum on the Bay, the first aircraft carrier in the world to receive this designation. Several bars and restaurants have also completed the GBAC Fundamentalists Course.
Bring the Family
Turn this business trip into a work-cation! With multiple attractions, outdoor activities, and family-friendly dining, there’s something everyone in the family will enjoy. Arrive early to check out the Gulf Coast Capital Market at the Visitor Info Center or extend your stay to enjoy the Gulf Beaches mid-week with fewer visitors!
Get Incentives Through The Meeting Incentive Program
Visit Corpus Christi offers a group booking incentive in the form of complementary opening or closing reception at a venue of your choice for qualified bookings, based on total contracted room nights. Connect with our sales team to learn more about our current booking incentives.
Coast Like a Texan
From the pedestrian-only beaches on Corpus Christi Bay to the vehicle-friendly beaches along Padre & Mustang Islands, Corpus Christi has just what you need for the perfect beach getaway and to coast your own way!
Maximize Your Stay with the Coast Your Own Way Pass
Get exclusive savings for Corpus Christi attractions, shops, and restaurants! Enhance your experience with the Coast Your Own Way Pass. Enjoy mouthwatering food, visit our hottest attractions and shops while saving! All your attendees will have access to this special savings pass.
Enjoy the View
American Bank Convention Center and host hotels are right on the water! Your conference can have the perfect backdrop of ocean views. Corpus Christi is the perfect location for your next meeting for the endless amount of views from your hotel room to your breakout session.
Soak up the Sun
With over 223 days of sunshine and an average temperature of 79, the Gulf Coast Capital is the perfect place for meeting attendees to stretch their legs while exploring our 9 beaches. They can even try out their sea legs with an abundance of boating and watersport options just outside the conference room.
Try Unique, Coastal Cuisine
Eat like a Texan in Corpus Christi! Corpus Christi has been featured in many travel articles as the place to be for any foodie! From fresh coastal cuisine to dinners with the best view, you attendees will want to explore all the amazing Gulf Coast Capital cuisine.
Immerse Yourself in Local Art
Don’t miss out on the incredible arts community and culture that exists right here in Corpus Christi. Home to artwork by local artists as well as and world-renowned contemporary and modern traveling exhibitions, the city’s offering of enriching experiences through the arts is something you do not want to miss! Check out the Corpus Christi Art Trail to see unique outdoor art around town and earn free admission to the Art Museum of South Texas!
With the views, accessibility, and unique attractions. An affordable destination with convenient and reasonable travel options adds to the great value for meetings and events. We provide your attendees with even more ways to save through our attendee saving pass and our booking incentives!