Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center is a unique municipal facility due to its dramatic architectural style, its importance to the downtown area, and the economic impact it has on the community. The ensuing mission of Century II is to provide an economic benefit to Wichita through its use as a performing arts and convention center.
The Bob Brown Expo Hall provides 93,000 sq. ft. of open floor space and adjoins the 8,000 sq. ft. connecting lobby. The hall can accommodate 450 10' x 10' booths and 3,000 in banquet seating. Expo Hall is equipped with a 4,000 sq. ft. full-service kitchen. A 60' retractable wall can be opened to create free-flow access between Bob Brown Expo Hall, Carl Bell Convention Hall, and Exhibition Hall, providing up to 198,800 square feet of contiguous exhibit space.
Bob Brown Expo Hall features an eight-bay loading dock with ample exhibitor storage space. For easy access, the Hall includes a 20' x 40' overhead door as well as a 12' x 14' overhead door. Utilities are located in the floor on 30-foot centers, around the perimeter, and from the catwalk system.