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Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center

Event Spaces

Featuring more than 490,000 square feet of flexible meeting, convention, outdoor, exhibit and pre-function space, Gaylord Texan is the blending point of style and function. Whether you're hosting a trade show for thousands or planning a series of intimate executive board meetings, the Gaylord Texan is perfect for hosting your next gathering.

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Glass Cactus

Corporate meetings take on a decisively new vibe at Glass Cactus. The ample natural lighting, quality acoustics, spacious seating arrangements, giant stage and state-of-the-art audiovisual technology make it the optimal venue for tackling important business. But it's the extra perks that make Glass Cactus the ultimate meeting space. Sensational cuisine set out at catering stations. A friendly, professional staff. Dedicated parking. Oh, and did we mention the panoramic views of Lake Grapevine? Casual meeting breaks will feel more like mini-escapes as you breathe in some fresh lake air on one of our two giant outdoor patios.

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Rustic yet refined, the $120 million Vineyard Tower expansion at Gaylord Texan boasts 303 luxury guest rooms, an outdoor terrace offering spectacular views of Lake Grapevine and 86,000 square feet of carpeted meeting space including a 30,000-square-foot ballroom, 30,000 square feet of breakout space and 26,000 square feet of pre-function space.

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Meeting Space Highlights

  • Gaylord Texan boasts more than 490,000 square feet of elegant event space.
  • Your guests will be in awe of the majestic 3,000-square-foot marbled foyer leading up to Gaylord Texan's 179,520-square-foot Longhorn Exhibit Hall.
  • The four stunning ballrooms, ranging in size from 3,306 square feet to 49,025 square feet, provide the perfect setting for large receptions, banquets, galas or general sessions.
  • We also offer more intimate venues that are perfect for smaller business functions such as team-building sessions or training seminars.
  • All of our event venues are outfitted with high-speed Wi-Fi and state-of-the-art AV equipment.
  • Those looking to accommodate all of their event guests can easily do so when they book a block of 10 or more of our elegant rooms and suites.

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