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Consider Lawrence for your next event. Lawrence is well-known as a college town – home to the University of Kansas (KU) and Haskell Indian Nations University.

This year, Travel and Leisure magazine named Lawrence on its list of top 25 best college towns and cities in the U.S.

But Lawrence is so much more. It is a vibrant community full of rich history, culture, attractions, festivals, and amenities.

Whether you are planning a meeting, conference or event, the Jayhawk Hospitality team is well-positioned to help you plan your visit down to the last detail.

We can accommodate your group at venues located on the KU campus or other KU-affiliated facilities.

Jayhawk statue

You can expect a memorable experience.

First, we work with you to book options that meet your needs and budget. Our expert planners can help you take your event from concept to reality – and save you time, hassle, and money.

We can help you achieve your goal of having a successful event. You bring the guests – we’ll bring a full catering menu, flexible amenities, and spacious floorplans.

We offer plenty of venues.
Use our customized planning service to select the venue size and type you need to accommodate your event. We’ve got you covered whether you need a boardroom, ballroom, conference room, or classroom.

Gray-Little Hall (Integrated Science Building) on KU’s campus

Planning to stay awhile?

Whether you’re planning to stay a weekend or a week, Jayhawk Hospitality has you covered. We have partnerships with local hotels to provide special rates for guests booking events at KU. When classes are not in session and space is available, we offer on-campus lodging in KU Housing facilities.

Parking is no problem. We have lots and garages all over campus. Based on your event’s location and the size of your party, we will determine the most practical and convenient options.

Public transportation is also available in Lawrence. KU and the city of Lawrence provide safe, convenient, affordable and reliable service.

Explore Lawrence
The town is full of locally-owned boutiques, shops and restaurants, live music, a vibrant music scene, and great people. It is also home to a second university – Haskell Indian Nations University.

If you are into arts and culture, head to the Warehouse Arts District, in East Lawrence. There, you’ll discover galleries, studios, and workshops nestled in historic buildings along cobblestone streets. If you work up a thirst along the way, local coffee and brews are just around the corner.

Massachusetts Street

No trip to Lawrence is complete without visiting Massachusetts Street. The locals call it “Mass Street.” Located in downtown Lawrence, Mass Street is home to many mom-and-pop boutiques and shops, music venues, clubs, coffee shops, restaurants and more. If you time it right, you may just luck out and catch a parade, or a festival.

For those who love the outdoors.

Lawrence has 54 city parks, extensive bike lanes, and more than 100 miles of surrounding trails. Clinton Lake and nearby wildlife preserves await the curious adventurer.

If you are looking to get in a golf game or two, Lawrence has two public golf courses: Eagle Bend and Alvamar.

 Let us help you get started.

Jayhawk Hospitality is the one-stop resource for your event needs. Contact us today for more information and to get started planning your next event.