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Kent Event Centre

Exhibition CentreConference CentreRestaurantTheatreTraining Centre
2000 capacity
9 meeting rooms

About the venue

The Kent Event Centre is the largest conference facility in Kent,offering 7,000sqm.

There are three main exhibition halls, ideal for creating stunning exhibitions, trade fairs or public shows. Three are interconnected; the John Hendry, the Maidstone Exhibition Hall, and the Astor Pavilion. The Clive Emson Conference Centre has 1700sqm of space within the single span building. Our unique selling point is our size and location, between two major motorways and within 50 minutes by car or train from London. We have an excess of 200 acres of outdoor space and a private woodland at organisers disposal. We also offer onsite parking for up to 30,000 cars. The Kent Event Centre is ideally located between the M20 and M2 motorways in the heart of Kent. Easily accessible and central to the county, the Kent Event Centre is set in an area of outstanding natural beauty on the North Downs. In addition to the exhibition spaces KEC has six smaller meeting rooms that can accommodate 2 to 120 guests, so however big or small your event, the Kent Event Centre can accommodate. We are competitively priced, delivering an affordable conference and Event solution for business in the South East. With over 50 years' experience and an enviable reputation for providing and organising anything from large scale exhibitions and trade fairs to conferences and dinner dances, it is the perfect venue for you. The Kent Event Centre currently has a full and varied calendar of shows, meetings, conferences and exhibitions and has all the necessary experience and skills to make your event successful.

Location

Nearest motorwayM2 and M20
Nearest junctionJ5 J7
Nearest stationMaidstone
Nearest airportGatwick

Parking

On-site parkingFree
Parking spaces30000
Parking nearbyNo

Meeting rooms

In the table below, you can hover over the underlined room names to see a photo of that room.

Room name
Capacity (people)
Theatre
Classroom
Boardroom
Cabaret
Banquet
Ushape
Rec.
Dimensions(H/L/W/A)
2000
-
-
1600
-
-
3000
-/73/42/3000
1000
-
-
800
-
-
1700
-/73/24/1752
100
50
30
60
-
30
100
-/18/8.4/151
1000
-
-
800
-
-
1700
-/48/36/1700
80
50
24
64
-
30
80
-/10/11/110
60
24
20
35
-
26
40
-/7.5/8/60
60
24
20
35
-
26
40
-/7.5/8/60
60
26
20
35
-
26
40
-/10/8/80
12
8
8
8
-
6
16
-/4.6/4.3/20

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