Salina is the meeting planner’s choice for location, affordability, and customized service. We all know that happy delegates spell SUCCESS for any meeting! Salina presents a variety of facilities, from newly renovated rooms within 40,000 square feet of function space at Salina Bicentennial Center, to more unconventional venues at museums, theatres or even a zoo, ranch or retreat center. Convention hotel properties range from 1,000 to 12,000 square feet of meeting space, and our community has more than 2,000 hotel rooms. Take a look at a quick list of our meeting planners, meeting spaces, or better yet, submit your Request For Proposals and we’ll build a customized response, perfect for your event! If you’ve held an event in Salina, please share your thoughts with us.
Sports Event Planners
Salina is currently home to more than 16 baseball and softball fields, 12 soccer fields, three 18-hole golf courses and two 9-hole golf courses, a 7,000+ seat arena, an outdoor aquatics center, three spray parks, three football facilities, two track and field sites, numerous tennis courts and sand volleyball courts, fishing lake, playgrounds, skateboard park, roller skate center, horseshoe pits, bowling center, picnic areas and shelters, and more than 700 acres in the parks system. College venues include Kansas Wesleyan University’s 1500 seat MAYB Arena and Student Activity Center, and K-State at Salina’s 32,000 square foot Student Life Center complete with gymnasium & indoor track.
Sporting events held in Salina include the NJCAA Women’s Basketball National Championship, Kansas Grand Slam Invitational Baseball Tournament, State High School Championships for Baseball, Basketball, Golf, Football, Softball, Tennis, Volleyball, and Wrestling; Salina Soccer Club Academies, ASA Youth Fast-Pitch and Adult Slow Pitch Tournaments, Youth Baseball, Sports Car Club of America races, gymnastics competitions, and more. See our Sports Facility Guide!
Planning a tour through the Midwest? Salina welcomes YOU! In case you haven’t noticed, we’re right in the middle of it all at the crossroads of I-70 and I-135. Whether you need overnight accommodations, meals or break stops, we have hotels, restaurants and attractions ready to welcome motorcoach groups. Visit Salina will assist you in planning a fully-customized itinerary for this area, or just help you fill in the blanks. Either way, we’re your one-stop for group information. Our Tour Planner Profile will get you started, and you can contact Sylvia or Andi at 877-725-4625 with questions.