Find everything you need in Chapel Hill, Hillsborough and Carrboro to make your event a success.

Contact the Chapel Hill/Orange County Visitors Bureau before planning your next event or social. Let the Visitors Bureau help you make the right choice by contacting Marlene Barbera at We are experts in the area's venues, restaurants and attractions. We also know what dates are best to book in a college town and which venues would be perfect for your meeting needs to ensure a successful event.

Meetings, Conferences & Retreats

From four diamond, funky, historic and boutique hotels to outdoor event decks and an IACC certified conference Center, there are plenty of options to meet your needs. Chapel Hill, Carrboro and Hillsborough offer the perfect spaces for your next meeting, conference, board retreat or training program SUBMIT A REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL.


Free Meeting Planning Services

As local experts with extensive in-market relationships, we can provide you with a comprehensive overview of Chapel Hill, Carrboro, Hillsborough and Orange County. We are the best, first point of contact to help you find the right fit for any size meeting.  FIND OUT WHAT WE CAN DO FOR YOU.



Top Reasons to Meet Here

Meeting here makes sense. We are centrally located in North Carolina and serviced by a top ranked international airport. We have small town charm, but big city flair. In addition to our conventional meeting spaces we have some pretty unique venues as well. And hospitality here is always on tap. CHECK OUT TOP REASONS TO MEET IN CHAPEL HILL.




We know what is important to meeting planners. So we’ve answered some questions that are frequently asked. From how far is the airport and what type of properties are in the area to what is walkable and how’s the weather. FIND YOUR ANSWERS HERE.



After Your Event

Extend your meeting into a mini vacation. There is plenty to see and do here. Contact us for customized itineraries for your group or plan it on your own. EXPLORE THINGS TO DO

The Friday Conference Center

Outdoor Patio w/ Firepits at The Carolina Inn

Downtown Franklin Street

Event at Still Life Night Club, Chapel Hill

Airplane Flying Over Building

Unique venues