Manhattan is the #1 walkable meeting destination in Kansas. Our unsolicited friendliness helps make our community stress-free as we become your ideal choice for your meeting or convention.
Details are plentiful when planning a meeting. Bringing a speaker or attendees to our community is easy. Manhattan regional airport is served by American Airlines, American Eagle – offering daily flights connecting to Chicago O’Hare and Dallas/Ft. Worth. With an abundance of unique dining and offsite attractions, planning a unique, memorable meeting is effortless.
Manhattan Conference Center expanded their meeting space to over 32,000 square feet during 2020. Located near downtown, the Conference Center is close multiple dining and entertainment offerings. Our downtown district is anchored by Manhattan Town Center featuring shopping and complimented with an IMAX movie theatre. Our community stays young with our lively college environment. Multiple meeting offerings surround Kansas State University in which to choose from. When meeting near Kansas State University, enjoy Aggieville, the state’s first shopping district, filled with lively nightlife, eateries, and live music.
Needing a great view to inspire your attendees? Liquid Art Winery and Estate offer great views of the Flint Hills, complete with meeting space and splendid sunsets. The Flint Hills Discovery Center deliver views of the city while providing unique reception offerings complete with education of the Flint Hills.
Entice your attendees with stops at our local art museums: Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art located on the Kansas State University campus or downtown-located Strecker Nelson West Gallery both presenting arts to inspire as well as unique meeting offerings.
Looking for team building experiences? Consider Wildwood Adventure Park to provide a hair-raising zipline experience, complete with a free-fall finish. Possibly a meeting set at the Midwest Dream Car Collection is just the inspiration your attendees need as they mingle among these one-of-a kind cars designed for speed and inspiration. Nearby Tuttle Creek State Park features hiking and off-road biking trails or simple beach hangouts.
It’s easy to see why Manhattan has been identified as one of the “Happiest Small Places in America”. We have offerings for everyone. We are positive your attendees will say, “Oh MANhattan” we look forward to meeting you!
Thriving as a lively, college environment, Manhattan identifies decisively among “Happiest Small Places in America.”
An exciting variety of unique downtown shops and restaurants produce a charming landscape within walking distance from multiple meeting venues.
Manhattan, Kansas – Gateway to the Flint Hills in northeast Kansas – is a Midwestern gem with unique charms.