COBO Center

1 Washington Blvd Detroit, MI
Max Capacity: 2500 people
The very best in Riverview special events! Treat your guests to a spectacular sunset or views of the Detroit River at night. Stunning ballrooms overlooking the Detroit River, in-house catering, in-house event decor, professional event managers on-site, great pricing, amazing results.
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A Great Motor City Conference Center, An Eventective User from Detroit Michigan

COBO Center is Michigan's World Class meeting and convention facility. The 2.4 million square foot complex, located on the bank of the Detroit River, is the centerpiece of downtown Detroit's Civic Center. COBO Center offers convenience, comfort, service reliability and fine food. Overlooking the Detroit River and our international neighbor, Windsor Canada, our elegant banquet rooms and over 80 meeting rooms totaling 178,446 square feet equip COBO Center to accommodate capacities from 30 to 10,000. COBO Center also boasts one of the largest contiguous exhibit floor space in North America and two adjacent arenas (COBO Arena and Joe Louis Arena). COBO is physically linked to all downtown Detroit hotels and entertainment districts by the Detroit People Mover, the only elevated railway system of its kind in the United States. COBO Center's physical capabilities are only exceeded by our unrivaled level of care and customer service. The management, staff and suppliers of COBO Center stand poised and ready to handle the unique demands of your special event, from the initial planning stages through the event's completion. COBO Center has a proven track record of handling international events like the International G-7 Job Summit, the annual North American International Auto Show, the annual Society of Automotive Engineers International Congress, and frequent national events, i.e. visits by the President, the Vice President and foreign heads of state. COBO's Staff is well versed in the cultural and diplomatic sensitivities involved in an international event. The management team of COBO Conference/Exhibition Center works cooperatively with City of Detroit

Location
Amenities
  • Air Conditioned
  • Carpeting
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • High Speed Internet
  • Meeting Room Broadband Internet Access Fee
  • Non-Smoking
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Valet Parking
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
Features
  • Credit Cards Accepted: Visa, MasterCard, AMEX
  • Facility Location Setting: Located in the heart of downtown Detroit, walking distance from Hart Plaza, Woodward Avenue, several hotels, restaurants, the RenCen, the RiverWalk, easy access to all freeways
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 2500
  • Nearest Airport: 16-25 miles
  • Nearest Overnight Accommodations: Less than 1 mile
  • Nearest Public Transportation: Less than 1 mile
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 100
  • Number of On-Site Restaurants: 0
  • Parking: Parking Garage On-site
  • Proximity of Nearest Ski Area: Greater than 50 miles
  • Proximity of Neighboring Golf Course: 6-10 miles
  • Special Features: All ballrooms have views of the Detroit River; on-site catering; on-site Detroit People Mover stop; in-house event decor companies; on-staff event professionals
  • Total Exhibit Space (Square Feet): 700,000
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 178,446
  • Year Built: 1960
  • Year Renovated: 2011
Belleville, MI  
Capacity: 250
$250-$1,500 per event
Make your event a success! We are a 108 room hotel with 3,700-sf venue space. Our recently renovated venue is great for all types of social events and corporate meetings. It is frequently rented for birthdays, anniversaries, receptions, reunions, baby showers, company parties, religious services, memorials and more. We will assist you with planning your event from start to finish including catering, floral arrangements, audio/visual equipment, DJ, beverage bar including adult beverages and more.
Livonia, MI  
Capacity: 200
$20.95-$46.95 per person
$150-$1,200 per event
Livonia Banquets is one of Metro Detroit’s Premier Banquet Halls.  Livonia Banquets can host any event up to 200 guest.  Whether its a wedding receiption, birthday celebration, anniversary, family reunion, corporate meeting, church banquet, christmas party, or any holiday celebration, Livonia Banquets is your place.
Troy, MI  
Capacity: 400
$56 per event
The Management Education Center is a full service conference center located at Troy, MI. The building has approximately 25,000 square feet of meeting space, with nine conference rooms, including two large amphitheaters and a 380 person capacity auditorium, in addition to a large dining room and ample reception space. The MEC's banquet facilities offer the ideal location for corporate dinners or private social functions. From wedding receptions and bridal showers to dinner meetings, our executive catering provides the highest quality food and first-class service. The Center's meeting facilities provide a first-class, professional environment for conferences, meetings and training programs. The formal dining room, dramatic lobby and outdoor patio area also provide a perfect setting for dinners, cocktail receptions and other social functions.
Royal Oak, MI  
Capacity: 75
$400-$650 per event
Boutique venue located in Royal Oak, Michigan. Chairs and tables included in rental. Wet Bar, 70 inch flat screen, privacy.
Novi, MI  
Capacity: 280
Whirlyball Novi is the premier venue for your next corporate outing, Bar or Bat Mitzvah, Team Building session, birthday party or just for FUN! We have two courts with attached private rooms that seat up to forty people. Whirlyball, dubbed “the world’s only totally mechanized team sport”, is best described as a combination of Basketball, Hockey and Jai-Alai played while riding an electrically powered machine, similar to a bumper car, called a WhirlyBug. The playing court is approximately 4,000 square feet. There are 10 WhirlyBugs on the playing court at one time, five red and five yellow. You can also enjoy the amenities of our full service bar, our extensive gaming midway and our luxurious lounge, available for private rental, featuring an exclusive bar, pool tables, projection screen TV’s, numerous leather couches and full service gourmet kitchen. We hope to be the first choice for your next corporate event, Bar or Bat Mitzvah, birthday party, graduation open house, sports team banquet, couples shower, block party, youth group outing or just for a night out with friends. It has 20,000 square feet to accommodate your group of 10 to 300. Our experienced staff and commitment to excellence promises that your next event will be the “talk of the town” for months to come. It's the BEST party in town, PERIOD!
Auburn Hills, MI  
Capacity: 300
$350-$8,400 per event
Your wedding vision will become a reality in NOAH’S beautiful, versatile spaces. We offer the flexibility of an open-vendor policy, and nearly every element is customizable. Plus, all the essentials are already included, so you’re not paying extra fees for those special details. Come in for a tour and picture your perfect day at NOAH’S.
Clarkston, MI  
Capacity: 215
$15.95-$59.95 per person
Visit Fountains for a beautiful day on our public golf course, book our banquet facility for your special event, or host smaller parties in Shotmakers Lounge. Welcome your wedding guests under the covered circle-drive entry and formal foyer. Once inside our banquet room, you and your guests will have a panoramic view of our beautiful golf course. After dinner you can dance the night away on our super-sized dance floor. Shotmakers Lounge is a great place for smaller gatherings and parties. . A semi-private area gives your party privacy while still being able to enjoy the restaurant's activities. Weather permitting; you can watch golfers tee off while enjoying your meal on our brick patio. Our gazebo by the lake makes a perfect place to take wedding party and family photos.
Utica, MI  
Capacity: 120
$6.99-$60 per person
Steiny'sis a neighborhood restaurant a rare combination of a drinkery, and an eatery operated by our friendly and fun-loving team of servers, bartenders, cooks and managers. You will find that we serve cold refreshing beverages and fresh Michigan-made products in ample quantities and in a timely manner. We describe our menu as, “Gourmet Comfort Food”. We take pride in the fact that our food is made from scratch; Truly Home Made. We offer gourmet salads, and an array of signature entrees, sandwiches, and mouth-watering appetizers. We house a Southern Pride Smoker for all of our smoked items and we enjoy competing throughout Michigan with the BBQ PITMASTER Competitions and have awards to showcase our efforts. Our menu is complimented by our wine selections, craft beers, and specialty cocktails, you’re sure to find Steiny’s to be an exciting environment for friends and family to relax, laugh, and dine. Steiny’s offers local acoustic sounds every weekend, (click here to see who is playing this week) designated bicycle parking spaces, an outside patio and a heated smoking area, and ten flat screens to watch all of your favorite sporting events. * If you are ever at a local fair in Michigan and they are hosting a BBQ Competition; we are Team Steiny’s BBQ Masters. Make sure you stop by our tent to say Hello!