Welcome To The Century Center


Whether you are planning a small board meeting, convention, trade show or an elegant wedding, Century Center Convention Center's ample size and versatile space can be tailored to meet your needs perfectly. We have the facility, staff, services, and equipment to make each event a complete success.

Beautifully situated on an 11-acre riverfront park, Century Center anchors the South Bend Convention District with over 75,000 square feet of flexible meeting space, two theaters and a 3-season tent situated on Island Park.

Conveniently located in the heart of the downtown convention district, Century Center is easily accessible from the Indiana 80/90 Toll Road, Route 31 and South Bend’s Regional Airport.  The South Bend area serves as regional, national and world headquarters to many well-known corporations.  Located just 90 miles east of Chicago, South Bend is rich in culture, history and fun!

Century Center and the DoubleTree by Hilton are the perfect combination for your convention and trade show needs.  The facilities are conveniently connected via a heated walkway and offer accommodations and ample meeting space for your next event.  This full service hotel features 298 well appointed guestrooms, one the largest fitness centers in the area and an indoor pool.  Restaurants include Baker's Bar Grille and Starbucks.

South Bend offers a host of options to enjoy while visiting.  Enjoy a visit to the campus of Notre Dame and take in some of the sights and history.  Museum lovers and history buffs can step back in time at The Center for History and the Studebaker National Museum.  Home to the 2004 U.S. Olympic Whitewater Kayaking Trials, the East Race Waterway is home to kayaking and whitewater rafting – in the heart of downtown South Bend!  Unwind with a show at The Morris Performing Arts Center or enjoy dinner at one of the many downtown restaurants.

South Bend has all the advantages you expect to find in a mid-west community: friendly people, affordable prices and genuine hospitality.