Meeting Planner Information

Where groups get together

Every part of the DECC exists to be a gathering space for people. We’ve put together a plethora of resources for planning, which are attached below. The DECC provides two ballrooms, 30 meeting rooms and 120,000 square feet of exhibit space. The entire complex has been designed to suit every group and is barrier-free in compliance with the ADA.

Event planning information

Room Capacity Guide

Facility Floor Plan

Event Planning Timeline

2016 Equipment Rental

Exhibit Planning Information

2016 Exhibit Planning Rates

2016 Internet Rates

Current tax and service charge rates

Tax Rate – 8.375%
Food Tax – 10.625%
Liquor Tax – 13.125%
DECC Food, Beverage & Alcohol Service Charge – 17%
Service Charge Tax – 8.375%

Rates effective 4/1/15

Wireless internet

Guests may access the Internet by ordering on-site at the DECC.


1mbps Price Various Speeds Price
4 hours $5 7 days – 1mbps $75
12 hours $10 7 days – 2mbps $150
24 hours $15 7 days – 5mbps $300
48 hours $20

Payment is made via a secured credit card transaction, requires no paperwork and service begins as soon as transaction is completed.

Looking for a map, directions or parking information? Follow these links.

Map of the DECC

Maps of Duluth

Directions to the DECC

Parking Information

Environmental Statement

Directory of venues

City Side Convention Center

Harbor Side Convention Center

Pioneer Hall

Edmund Fitzgerald Hall

Paulucci Hall