The American Bank Center is Corpus Christi's premier venue for conventions, sports, concerts and the performing arts. Located within the 500,000 square-foot American Bank Center complex are a state-of-the-art convention center, the 10,500-seat American Bank Center Arena and the 2,526-seat American Bank Center Selena Auditorium.
Renovated in November 2004, the American Bank Center Convention Center features 76,500 square feet. of easily accessible exhibit space in its main exhibit hall. Twenty-two (22) separate breakout rooms, a 25,000 square foot banquet hall and 20,000 square foot Bayview Ballroom are all conveniently contained within the convention center complex. All rooms are phone/internet-ready with either hardwire CAT-6 connections and/or wireless internet.
Attached to the convention center complex, the American Bank Center Arena is home to the IceRays hockey team and the Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi basketball teams. This facility is the perfect location for large general sessions.
Also attached to the convention center, the 2,526-seat Selena Auditorium is an acoustically superb performing arts hall featuring plush seating. It is often used as a general session venue, as well as the ideal location for ballets, symphonic performances, operas, and all types of arts entertainment. If you're looking for a great site to host your convention, meeting, or performance, the American Bank Center in Corpus Christi offers everything you need, not least of which is a great vacation destination that attendees will love to visit. Contact our convention services staff to get more information or request assistance in your planning.