Make Business a Pleasure! The Ruidoso Convention Center sits in the middle of a beautiful golf course, and Ruidoso offers a variety of other activities and amenities to complement your meeting. The Ruidoso Convention Center has a total floor space of 33,000 square feet and provides combined seating of 2,000 persons in theater style, 1,416 in banquet style, or a capability of 130 exhibition booths. Paved parking is provided for 570 cars. A helpful staff prepared to do "whatever it takes" to make your meeting a success. Affordable rates. A full range of amenities to meet your every need. A community that welcomes you with open arms...diverse lodging and restaurant options amid the amazing beauty of the New Mexico mountains. When the business of the day is done, the Ruidoso area offers more ways to relax and enjoy your time away from the office. Take a walk, breathe the fresh air...or go trackside for live horse racing, play a while at area casinos, golf, ski, shop...do as much or as little as you like! Ruidoso is easily reached via either the Albuquerque International Sunport or El Paso International Airport. Enjoy the spectacular scenery and drive. Ruidoso is less than a days drive from metropolitan areas like Dallas, Ft. Worth, Houston, Austin, San Antonio, Denver, Colorado Springs, Oklahoma City, Las Vegas, Tucson, Phoenix and more.