Concord California: Where Corporate Events Captivate

July 18, 2014 2:00 AM

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Business travelers and local corporate groups alike will welcome the convenience of professional business services and event facilities in the Concord, California region. With top-level event venues available, there are more than enough reasons to hold corporate events in Concord.

Crowne Plaza Concord
45 John Glenn Drive
Concord, CA 94520
(925) 825-7700

The Crowne Plaza Concord has a reputation as a premier meeting space and is a well-equipped venue for all corporate, meeting and convention services. On-site professionals work with you to ensure your event is a success at the newly renovated comprehensive business center with executive-level banquet facilities. Work with a dedicated Meetings Director for event planning and learn about all options and amenities available. Get details here on IHG Meeting Rewards, a loyalty program for business and corporate guests earning meeting rewards points for qualified bookings. The Crowne Plaza has 13 meeting rooms and up to 26,300 square feet of event space for every possible business need, including conferences, conventions and trade shows, in addition to general meeting events. Conveniently located near BART and Walnut Creek, Crowne Plaza offers plenty of parking and a shuttle service for meeting guests.

Hilton Concord
1970 Diamond Blvd.
Concord, CA 94520
(925) 827-2000

The Hilton Concord features 19,000 square feet of event space to suit every business need, from a small gathering of 10 people to large events for 900 guests. All of the technology corporate functions could possibly need are covered here. Each function space is equipped with the latest high-speed internet access, and the hotel’s audio-visual department has the latest high-tech equipment to ensure each event is a success. View Event Floor Plans at the website and submit an online form to request a quote for a corporate event, including catering options from the downloadable menus.

Centre Concord
5298 Clayton Road
Concord, CA 94521
(925) 671-3466

Centre Concord is an attractive meeting and banquet facility owned by the City of Concord, and is available to rent for events in Central Contra Costa County. At approximately 8,800 square feet, the space is a versatile venue for business meetings, trade shows, seminars and presentations, retreats or banquets and receptions for up to 400 people. The space can be divided into a range of sizes, from Classroom, to 1/3, 2/3 or full Ballroom sizes, plus an Activity Center area. The facility has a fully equipped commercial kitchen as well, where your caterer is welcome to work. During the week, Monday through Thursday, Centre Concord is available 7 a.m. to 11 p.m., with a two-hour minimum rental. On weekends, Friday through Sunday, rental sizes are Full Ballroom, which includes kitchen use, and Classroom or Activity Center at a four-hour minimum rental. Check the website for space size specifications, seating capacity and rental fees.

Clarion Hotel
1050 Burnett Ave.
Concord, CA 94520
(925) 566-8820

The Clarion Hotel Concord is conveniently located close to both San Francisco and Oakland airports, and its proximity to the freeway makes it an excellent choice for business travelers. The hotel offers 5,400 square feet of flexible meeting space accommodating up to 550 people. Eight meeting rooms, from 750 to 4,500 square feet, let you select from tasteful indoor spaces or a cabana poolside setting for a more casual event. Meet with an on-site professional conference specialist to plan your meeting needs, including complete audio/visual support, full-service catering if needed and additional services and amenities for a successful meeting or corporate event.

La Tapatia Mexican Cuisine
Banquet Room
1802 Willow Pass Road
Concord, CA 94520
(925) 685-1985

La Tapatia Mexican Cuisine has two East Bay locations in the Diablo Valley area —  one in Concord and another in Martinez. Voted “Best Mexican Restaurant” by the Contra Costa Times and KRON 4 “Best of the Bay,” 2013 and 2014, the restaurant banquet rooms offer a choice of La Tapatia Mexican or International Cuisines. The Concord location has a Banquet Room that seats up to 75 guests; the Martinez Event Center seats up to 200 guests. La Tapatia full-service or drop-off catering is also available. In considering La Tapatia for a business meeting or event, call the restaurant for a complimentary food sampling from the catering menu to help in planning.

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Melanie Graysmith is a writer, artist and educator based in San Francisco. She writes on adult education, art and lifestyle topics, and enjoys writing short stories and poetry. She is also a member of an independent filmmaking group. Her work can be found at

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