Javits Convention Center

Javits Convention Center

The Jacob K. Javits Convention Center is one of the largest and most popular in New York City. It replaced the New York Coliseum as the major convention facility within the city when it was first built. Many trade shows are held at the Javits Center every year.

If you're planning to participate in a trade show at the Javits Center, you need a professionally designed exhibition. Our team of expert designers will take care of everything for you. We will create the perfect trade show booth to display your brand, company and products.

When you decide to participate in a trade show at the Javits Convention Center, you should know a few things first. It's important to understand what type of things you will be able to enjoy in your down time, where you can stay and where you can dine. Here's a look at what you will find near the center and some of the trade shows held here every year.


There are plenty of things to do in New York City. The Javits Center is located near many top choices for tours, shows and more. Some of the top attractions near the center include:

  • Circle Line Cruises
  • New York Star Tours
  • Artisanal Premium Cheese Center
  • Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
  • Madison Square Garden
  • Shop Gotham NYC Shopping Tours
  • Hudson River Sightseeing
  • National Comedy Theatre New York
  • The Annex / Hell's Kitchen Flea Market
  • The Pershing Square Signature Center
  • The Pearl Theatre
  • New York Art Tours
  • Ripley's Believe It or Not - Times Square
  • Times Square
  • American Airlines Theater
  • And More!

There's no shortage of things to do nearby.


When you plan to participate in a trade show at the Javits Center, you need to know where to stay. It's important to be within walking distance or a short cab ride away. Some of the top area hotels include:

  • Quality Inn Convention Center
  • Travel Inn Hotel
  • YOTEL New York
  • Magnuson Convention Center Hotel
  • DoubleTree
  • Staybridge Suites Times Square
  • Holiday Inn Express Times Square
  • Distrikt Hotel New York City
  • Hampton Inn
  • Homewood Suites New York Midtown Manhattan
  • Ink48 Hotel
  • Four Points by Sheraton Midtown
  • And More!

The Javits Center is surrounded by excellent hotels to fit just about any budget. Whether you want to stay in a suite or you just need a place to lay your head at night, you'll find the perfect hotel nearby.


Of course, you need to eat. New York City is one of the premier dining locations in the entire country. The Javits Center provides a prime location with plenty of restaurants nearby including:

  • Clyde Frazier's Wine and Dine
  • Rustic Table
  • Il Punto Ristorant
  • The Cafe Grind
  • Sunac Natural Food
  • Capizzi
  • The Market Diner
  • Tavola
  • West Side Steakhouse
  • Chez Josephine
  • 2 Bros Pizza
  • Skylight Diner
  • Thai Select
  • And Many More!

No matter what type of cuisine you like, you will find a restaurant nearby perfect for your needs. You can entertain clients, enjoy New York Style Pizza or just grab a quick lunch.


Many trade shows are held at this very popular venue every year. Some of the top choices include:

  • American International Toy Fair
  • International Beauty Show
  • International Esthetics Cosmetics Spa Show
  • International Restaurant and Food Service Show of New York
  • Coffee Fest New York
  • New York Build
  • Original LGBT Expo
  • MJSA Expo
  • New York International Auto Show
  • International Vision Expo
  • Green Festival
  • Cloud Computing Expo
  • Home Textiles Sourcing Expo
  • And Many More!

There's a trade show just about every weekend and sometimes more than one going on at the same time. The Javits Center provides multiple venues for trade shows and many complimentary shows schedule the same dates.


When you participate in a trade show at the Javits Center, you will get to enjoy more than just the show and the city. The venue includes a 15-story Crystal Palace structure, along with 840K square feet of exhibition space. It hosts more than 150 events every year with 20 of the top 200 trade shows in the US on that list. There's a seven-acre rooftop wildlife habitat, as well.

If you need to hold a meeting while you’re at the show, they have plenty of space for meetings. With 102 meeting rooms and most of them newly renovated, there are plenty of spots for your meeting. The center also includes a full-service food court, an American Express OPEN Business Lounger, a FedEx Office location and more.

Before you finalize your plans to participate in a trade show at the Javits Convention Center, contact us for your trade show exhibit. We will help you get the most out of the show by designing the perfect booth for displaying your products and communicating your brand.