conferences venues sacramento

Enjoy Our Hotel Near Sacramento Convention Centers

Sleep Train Arena, Raley Field, & More! 

Attend a corporate event at the Sacramento Convention Center or watch a Kings basketball game at Sleep Train Arena. From business conventions to live concerts, there are many events in Sacramento all year round and our Sleep Train Arena lodging is close to it all!

Sleep Train Arena

Formerly known as Arco Arena and Power Balance Pavilion, Sleep Train Arena is one of the top venues for large Sacramento events. Last year, nearly 2 million fans visited Sleep Train Arena during its 200 Sacramento shows, ranging from NBA games to a Black Eyed Peas concert. Home to the NBA’s Sacramento Kings, this Sacramento arena accommodates over 17,000 fans and is versatile enough to host anything from ice shows to rodeos to monster truck shows.

Attend an array of spectacular events during your stay at our hotel near Sleep Train Arena that is a short 5 miles from Hawthorn Suites Sacramento.

Raley Field

Watch the Sacramento River Cats shoot for their 7th consecutive division title when the 2013 season opens in April. However, Raley Field is more than just a venue for the River Cats! This Sacramento arena offers rental options including the Field, Concourse, BBQ Area, Foul Ball Patio, Solon Club, and Party Suite. Create a unique and memorable event just 2 miles from our Sacramento hotel.

Sacramento Convention Center

The mission of the Sacramento Convention Center Complex is to provide a quality, service-oriented facility that enhances the economic and cultural vitality of the Sacramento community. As host to approximately 1,000,000 visitors annually, the Sacramento Convention Center is a full-service convention and meeting venue that consists of:

  • 134,000 square feet of exhibit space 
  • 31 meeting rooms, including a 24,000 square foot ballroom. 
  • 2,422 seat Community Center Theater 
  • 3,849 seat Memorial Auditorium 
  • 272 seat Jean Runyon Little Theater


Our hotel near the Sacramento Convention Center is the ideal place to stay when attending an event for business or pleasure. Located less than 3 miles from Hawthorn Suites, we offer an easy drive to the convention center’s 600 annual events.