"The team in Atlanta is best in class, in all aspects! The overall culture and attitude to work toward a "yes" in every single situation is refreshing and your biggest asset!"
- Regina Sheehan, National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)


The Georgia World Congress Center Authority is the largest combined convention, sports, and entertainment campus in North America and a top economic engine for the state of Georgia. Our downtown Atlanta campus features over 220 acres of prime event space anchored by Georgia World Congress Center, Centennial Olympic Park, and Mercedes-Benz Stadium. With world-class attractions surrounding the campus and 12,000 hotel rooms within walking distance, we are honored to be regarded as a leader in destination events.

Whether you’re planning an event, attending one of the hundreds of events we host annually, or enjoying one of several greenspaces on our campus, we are committed to delivering to you a compelling and memorable guest experience.

Frank Poe , Executive Director

Our Campus

Featured Events

Upcoming Events

GWCCA Fiscal Year 2019 Economic Impact
More than 580 Events
Hosted 4,125,518 Visitors

Generated 1.92 Billion in Economic Impact
Supported 19,675 Jobs
Join us on this very sweet episode of Center of Attention as we go behind-the-scenes at Allstate Hot Chocolate 15k/5k, one of several road races held on our campus each year.

Allstate Hot Chocolate 15k/5k – Episode 19