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The Decatur County

Convention Center

 

1925 Hwy 641 South

P.O. Box 83

Parsons, TN   38363

 

Tel: (731) 847-2404

Rental Info: (731) 847-6225

The Decatur County Convention Center

See Our Events Schedule  Click Here

The Decatur County Convention Center is available for rent and has a seating capacity of approximately 3,000. It is available for any event requiring a large area and can easily accommodate everything from concerts to conventions.

 

The new, modern site features a state of the art, 20,000 square foot convention area, with air conditioning and heat, (ADA compliant), clean, modern restrooms, a roomy kitchen with grills, ovens, counters, ice machine, industrial style sinks and plentiful storage space.

 

Parking space is plentiful as well, enough to accommodate some 1000 plus vehicles, with more than adequate handicap parking.  Chairs and tables are available; please let us know in advance how many you will require.  There is also a large stage with a runway for holding everything from plays to pageants.

 

Points of interest and recreational facilities within a few minutes drive include the Tennessee River Golf Course, Beech Bend Park and Mousetail Landing State Park, the Mermaid Marina, Tennessee River Fishing Tours, and Brownsport Furnace, along with city and county parks, picnic pavilions, a horse riding arena, nature trails, airport, campground parks, protected eagle’s nesting area, etc.

 

Also available within minutes from the site you will find many fine restaurants, chain restaurants and home style eateries that feature good old down home cooking, pit barbeque, steaks, catfish, and even filet mignon.

Building Rental Fees:

 

For Profit Rate and Out of County Rate

• Hourly Rate - $200.00 Minimum for first three hours plus $20.00/hr after that.
• $440.00/day 2 day minimum
• $100.00 deposit required for clean-up fee for building

• Kitchen Rental - $10.00/hr. While Kitchen is in use - plus building rental fee. If kitchen is to be used for more than one day add $5.00 per hour for overnight usage of refrigeration equipment.
• $100.00 deposit for clean-up fee for kitchen

*Non Profit - In County Only – Rates

• 40.00/hr. up to 5 hours. (mim. 3hrs) plus $10.00/hr. after that.
• $380.00/day 2 day minimum
• $100.00 deposit required for clean-up fee for building

• Kitchen Rental - $10.00/hr. While Kitchen is in use - plus building rental fee. If kitchen is to be used for more than one day add $5.00 per hour for overnight usage of refrigeration equipment.
• $100.00 deposit for clean-up fee for kitchen

Facility Amenities:

Pipe and drape booths and curtains – setup and usage 12.50 per 10 x 10 booth
Tables - $2.00 per table used


Non Profit Rates - will be charged only to groups using the facility strictly for non-profit purposes. Examples would be a church renting the building for a revival, a group raising money to benefit the poor or needy, etc. To be considered a non-profit, the organization should either be a church, or have a 501C3 status with the Internal Revenue Service or be operating under the charter of a parent organization that dose.

 

Convention Center Rules & Regulations - Click Here

The Convention Center has

many items available to

help make your show a success. Everything from trade show booths, tables, chairs, etc.

 

For more information, call

731-847-6225 and let us

know of your needs.

 

Trade Show Booth Example

 

 

Trade Show Photo

 

 

Youth Rally & Concert

 

 

To reserve the building call:   County Parks Department Office @ (731) 847-6225

Note: Rates  Are Subject To Change Call For Current Rates

Some of our events are listed here:

 

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The Decatur County World's Largest Coon Hunt
The Decatur County World's Largest Coon Hunt Benefit for St. Jude is an event held annually for Coon Hunters on the second full weekend of April, Thursday thru Sunday, each year since 1976. During this time they have raised over 3.0 million dollars for St. Jude's Children's hospital in Memphis Tennessee.
URL: http://www.decaturcountycoonhunt.com

 

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Carl Perkins Bass Classic
It's an annual bass tournament that benefits the local Carl Perkins Center for the Prevention of Child Abuse.  The event has drawn competitors from ten states to Decatur County during its inception in 2007.  To date the tournament, held the second  weekend in October, has raised over $225,000.

 

 

To see our Events Schedule for more information on the events below - Click Here

 

Annual Events You Don't Want To Miss!

 

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Alan Jackson Equipment Sale

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Decatur County Saddle Club Monthly Horse Shows

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Decatur County Chamber of Commerce Annual Membership Banquet

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The Decatur County Fair

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Relay for Life

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Carl Perkins Bass Classic

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TRAE - Tennessee River Agriculture Expo

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Decatur County World's Largest Coon Hunt

 

 

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