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Phoenix Convention Center Offers Canyon on Third for a Unique Outdoor Event ExperiencePhoenix Convention Center Offers Canyon on Third for a Unique Outdoor Event Experience<div class="ExternalClassE6049EDD3D9B4FF39A76E371C35CFEE5"><p>​The Phoenix Convention Center is the premier host of fan activities for Major Events such as the NFL Experience for Super Bowl XLIX, the Playoff Fan Central for College Football Playoffs and the NCAA Final Four Fan Fest among numerous conventions, concerts, tradeshows and expos. These large events have utilized our entire campus including Third Street for event activities. The Phoenix Convention Center is excited to now offer <em>Canyon on Third</em>,<em> </em>a unique outdoor event space,<em> </em>for all conventions, special events and venue activities.  </p><p>The 80,000 SF outdoor event space located on Third Street, between Washington and Monroe streets, is within walking distance to downtown Phoenix's trendy restaurants, shopping and sports facilities offering a lively experience in a vibrant destination. Flanked by the Convention Center's North and West buildings, the space provides attendees with an open-air experience. <em>Canyon on Third</em> offers flexibility that allows event organizers the opportunity to create unique one-of-a-kind activities that will leave a positive impression on attendees for years to come.  For more information, visit phoenixconventioncenter.com/canyon.</p><p style="text-align:center;">###</p><p><strong>About the Phoenix Convention Center & Venues:</strong></p><p>The award-winning Phoenix Convention Center is located on the METRO Light Rail line, just a short ride from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.  A focal point in the heart of downtown Phoenix, our venues are within walking distance of more than 3,500 hotel rooms, entertainment venues, world-class shopping and restaurants.  Established in 1969 as a department of the city of Phoenix, the Phoenix Convention Center is a critical economic enterprise for the state and local economy.  The Phoenix Convention Center & Venues include the Phoenix Convention Center, Symphony Hall, Orpheum Theatre and five parking garages.</p></div>7/8/2019 7:00:00 AMCynthia Weaver 602-568-8126