Wheeling Convention & Visitors Bureau

1401 Main Street
Wheeling, VA 26003

Phone: View Phone Number304-233-7709
Fax: View Fax Number304-233-1470

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Wheeling's scenic riverfront location, century- spanning historical sites adn award-winning events solidify the area's reputation as a memorable and affordable vacation experience. Wheeling, West Virginia, is nestled cozily along the banks of the Ohio River and has a great deal to offer both residents and tourists alike. Established with a solid reputation for friendliness and good service, any visit to this charming city is certain to be the first of many - steeped in rich history and bursting with activities for the young and the old. 


In choosing to reserve the new Highlands Event Center, you're choosing success. Designed for the perfect reception, banquet, or corporate event, our new Event Center is packed full of the best technology, an ample amount of space, a full kitchen for any and all catering needs, and more. We are conveniently located off Exit 10 Cabela Drive, next to the beautiful Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott. In choosing the Highlands Event Center, you are also choosing to have full access to the following:

  • 5,000 square feet of space that can be split into two separate spaces
  • Can accommodate up to 150 guests for classroom style events, 200 for seated or buffet dinners, and is perfect for hosting vendors for expositions of all kinds
  • Competitive inclusive rates
  • A state of the art audio visual system that can be customized to suit your needs
  • A beautiful pre-function space, perfect for breaks, catering setup, cocktail hours, or private conversations
  • A gorgeous hardwood dancefloor
  • Your choice of standard 6' tables, round 8' tables, or 3' round standing high top tables
  • A wide variety of setup options -- conveniently provided in a setup handbook that you will be given upon reserving the space
  • A full kitchen, complete with everything you or your caterer will need
  • Conveniently connected to the beautiful Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott hotel, with a special entry point for hotel guests only
  • Perfectly located for teams that choose to dine off site,a s the Highlands Event Center is surrounded by many of the area's best restaurants
  • An event coordinator who will help you through every phase of your event - from setup to execution and tear down

To schedule a tour or for more information on how you can make The Highland Event Center the location for your next event, contact The Ohio County Commission at (304) 234 - 3628


Centrally located in the Northern Panhandle of West Virginia with easy access to Pittsburgh, Columbus and Cleveland markets, Oglebay offers 30,000 sq. ft. of flexible event space, exceptional overnight accomodations, and 2,500 acres of year-round recreational activities amid the property's natural beauty. At Oglebay, planning your next event is simple and stress-free. Our professional staff has played host to a variet of groups, rangling from Fortune 500 conferences to national trainings, and every detail is handled personally by our decicated team members. 

Plus, Oglebay offers a variety of unique experiences to enhance your event including cuastomizable teambuilding, golf outings, spa services, animal encounters at Oglebay's Good Zoo and more! With so many amenities to choose from, Oglebay is the ideal destination for memorable conventions and events. For more information, call 304-243-4060  or visit


Whether hosting an office party, planning a birthday or retirement party, organizing an out-of-the-box business meeting or simply putting together an informal function, our event staff will work with you to customize the space to meet your needs up to 1,000 people. Our meeting rooms are fully-functional meeting rooms, perfect for the business-minded fan. The WesBanco Arena has several areas to accommodate your event. Call the WesBanco Arena at 304-233-7000 for more information, visit and to book your event today!


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