:: About Us

Located in Kenner, Louisiana on the beautiful shores of Lake Pontchartrain, the Pontchartrain Convention & Civic Center is a multipurpose convention center/arena that creates stylish settings for events such as consumer/tradeshows, sporting events, concerts, family shows, parties, Mardi Gras balls, dance revues, conventions/meetings, banquets, receptions, graduations and more!

It's all right here with 73,243 square feet of convention space, with arena seating of 3,400 and high quality catering & concessions...all under one roof.

The Pontchartrain Convention & Civic Center is conveniently located just minutes from Louis Armstrong International Airport and close to more than 5,000 hotel rooms, including the adjacent Hilton Garden Inn.  We're also a mere 15 minutes from the legendary New Orleans French Quarter!