Contemporary in design and equipped with the latest in technology, the Ontario Convention Center boasts more than 225,000 square feet of flexible exhibit, meeting and function space and is ideal for conventions, trade shows, exhibits and meetings. The Ontario Convention Center provides a full range of technology services, including Wi-Fi, Internet, DS3 and video-conferencing capabilities.
We offer outstanding menu selections by our award winning culinary team, where every event is a one-of-a-kind experience. Whether your need is a sit-down banquet for a gala affair, elegant hors d’oeuvres, specialty buffets or even hot dogs and sodas, we work with you to create cherished memories that endure. Our signature and custom-made menus feature an eclectic range of international, regional and heart-healthy fare, which is prepared with the freshest ingredients, premium meats and seafood, and produce from local farms and growers. Decadent pastries and baked goods are prepared fresh daily by our executive chef.Source : Venue Website
Jul 25, 2016
Harvest Festival Original Art & Craft Show Returns to the Ontario Convention Center
Ontario, CA (July 25, 2016) A haven for all things handmade, the Ontario Harvest Festival® Original Art & Craft Show returns to the Ontario Convention Center October 7-9 with a stunning array of 24,000 original creations all under one roof. With live entertainment, strolling entertainers, crafting demonstrations, contests, and a Kidzone, the festivities transform shopping into an adventure.
Over the past 44 years, the Harvest Festival has grown to become recognized as the largest indoor arts & crafts showcase on the west coast. The nation’s finest artists and crafters come together in this juried showcase to celebrate the fall season. Shoppers can choose from an array of jewelry, ceramics, blown glass, woodcarvings, clothing and accessories, fall décor, ornaments, specialty foods, furniture, and more. Many artists can personalize purchases for the perfect gift.
“We work year round to put together a first class event that unites Festival goers with the artists who embrace the opportunity to share their passion,” says Nancy Glenn, Harvest Festival event veteran and new owner. “There’s something special for everyone that begins the moment you walk through the door.”
Fall awakens in full splendor with the Harvest Festival shopping and entertainment experience. Tickets are good for the entire weekend just in case you can’t get enough.
What: Ontario Harvest Festival® Original Art & Craft Show
When: October 7-9
Where: Ontario Convention Center, 2000 East Convention Center Way, Ontario, CA 91764
Hours: Friday and Saturday: 10:00am to 6:00pm Sunday: 10:00am to 5:00pm
Tickets: Adults: $9, Seniors (62+) $7, Military: (Active/Retired/Veteran) $7, Youths (13-17) $4,
Kids 12 and under are free
Info: Info and tickets are available at www.harvestfestival.com or call 925/ 392-7300
Apr 12, 2016
The Big Train Show rolls into Ontario Convention Center on May 21st!
Ontario, CA (April 12, 2016) – The Ontario Convention Center is proud to announce the annual Big Train Show is coming to town for two days in May! The public is invited to step aboard for the celebration of the annual show. Whether you are a serious collector, model train enthusiast, or just getting started The Big Train Show is not to be missed! This show features trains of all scales and gauges for all types of collectors or anyone that enjoys the love of trains!
The BIG TRAIN SHOW
Ontario Convention Center
Saturday, May 21 from 10am to 6pm / Sunday, May 22 from 10am to 4pm
Tickets: $10 pre -sale, $12 at the door, kids 12 and under are FREE, Group discounts are available
USA TRAIN BANQUET
Saturday, May 22 includes dinner, entertainment, and each group receives a specially designed
limited edition train car – Tickets: $45 per person
This is wonderful opportunity to bring your children or grandchildren to a show that exposes many of them to something brand new! Step back in time with the nostalgic toys of yesteryear and enjoy a day with the trains. Children 12 and under are admitted free of charge to The Big Train Show. This show is designed to promote toy trains to even the youngest enthusiast. Train rides are available for children, for a nominal fee. Everyone attending will be amazed by the huge operating train layouts that are on display. Many make real train sounds and some even simulate live steam!
Those looking to become involved with model railroading will find that The Big Train Show is the place to learn about the different scales and gauges. Experienced modelers will show you how it’s done. Clinics and workshops on a variety of topics are held each day throughout the event. Collectors and dealers from across the country that carry rare and hard to find items not offered in local hobby shops will be on hand with a selection of trains and toys. If you're interested in the hobby, you won't find a better place for model railroading. Representatives from Manufactures and Hobby Dealers will showcase the latest and greatest in railroading and answer question or offer advice, to help you decide what products best meet your needs.
Mark your calendars to attend The Big Train Show on May 21 or May 22, 2016 for a great day of camaraderie, idea sharing and railroading. The Big Train Show can bring the entire family together for fun filled educational day of railroading! For more information visit: bigtrainshow.com About the Big Train Show
Since 1984 The Big Train Show has brought together train fans, young and old, to experience camaraderie and introduce train collecting to a new generation.
Whether you are a serious collector, model train enthusiast, or just getting started The Big Train Show is not to be missed. The annual June event is held at Ontario Convention Center proving to be fun for the whole family. Representatives from manufactures and hobby dealers will showcase the latest and greatest in railroading and answer questions or offer advice to help you decide what products best meet your needs. Free demonstrations and how to clinics will be held each day throughout the event. For more information visit: ww.bigtrainshow.com
About the Ontario Convention Center
The Ontario Convention Center is contemporary in design and equipped with the latest in technology. The Convention Center boasts over 225,000 total square feet of exhibit, meeting and function space. An ideal venue for conventions, tradeshows, exhibits and meetings, the Convention Center provides a full range of technology services, including Wi-Fi, Internet, DS3 and video-conferencing capabilities. For more information visit: www.ontariocc.org