Meeting Planners

Meetings, conventions, corporate retreats and other special events are right at home in Abingdon.

viewing an art gallery exhibit at the William King MuseumAfter all, people have been meeting here for centuries, including Native Americans, revolutionary war soldiers and even Daniel Boone. They all loved Abingdon’s charming downtown and its convenient location. You will, too.

Today, meeting planners will find exceptional state-of the-art meeting facilities, a wide variety of lodging choices, and lots of one-of-a-kind venues like Heartwood, museums & galleries and historic buildings. Getting here is also much easier. Abingdon is ideally situated along I-81, approximately two hours south of Roanoke and the New River Valley and just north of Bristol and Knoxville, Tennessee. In all, Abingdon is within a day’s drive of half the nation’s population.

For personal assistance, contact Monica Hall, Group Sales Manager at (276) 492-2235 or

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While Abingdon certainly has a lot of ways to make meetings and conferences successful, perhaps the best reason to choose Abingdon for your event is because of what we offer outside the meeting rooms.

people dining at Bonefire SmokehouseAbingdon is well-known for its artistic community that includes the famous Barter Theatre. The shopping, dining and nightlife is exceptional. And, of course, being located in the beautiful mountains of southwest Virginia, there is outdoor recreation to satisfy everyone.