Meeting Planner Information

Duluth – Where you want to be

Every part of the Duluth Entertainment Convention center exists to be a gathering space for people.


Event planning information

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.

For more information or a site tour contact our director of sales:  Sue Ellen Moore 218-623-1204 or email at



Planning resources

We’ve put together a plethora of resources for planning to get you started.


Catering Menu

Room Capacity Guide

Facility Floor Plan

Event Planning Timeline

Exhibit Planning Information

Food Service Guidelines for Exhibitors

2024 Planning Rates


Directory of venues

City Side Convention Center

Harbor Side Convention Center

Pioneer Hall

Edmund Fitzgerald Hall

Paulucci Hall


Current tax and service charge rates

Tax Rate – 8.875%
Food Tax – 11.125%
Liquor Tax – 13.625%
DECC Food, Beverage & Alcohol Service Charge – 19%
Service Charge Tax – 8.875%

To calculate total taxes and service charge for food and beverage purchases, add 31.81%.
To calculate total taxes and service charge for alcoholic beverage purchases, add 34.31%.

Rates effective 01/01/24


Looking for a map, directions or parking information?

Map of the DECC

Directions to the DECC

Parking Information

Environmental Statement