Address & Details

2809 N. Pontiac Dr.
Janesville, WI 53545

Capacity: 525 Banquet Seating
# of Rooms: 7
ADA Accessible: Yes
Outdoor: No
Hours: Rental hours vary based on event needs. All music must be turned off by 12:30am and all guests cleared out by 1am.


Whether you’re planning a corporate event or celebrating a special occasion, you simply won’t find a venue more inviting than the Pontiac Convention Center! We are Janesville’s premier wedding, meeting and convention space with the latest in technology and extra amenities to make your experience exceptional.

With over 10,000 square feet of space, you will find an enticing area for meetings, conventions and weddings with the ability to provide catering for up to 1000 guests. But our friendly, flexible level of service is what you will find most impressive, providing creative assistance with attention to every detail.

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Decorating Policies

The Pontiac Convention Center does not permit the affixing of anything to the walls, floors, or ceilings of rooms with nails, staples, tape or any other substance, unless approval has been given by the Director of Catering. The cost of damages due to unauthorized or careless decorating will be added to your event billing. Open flame candles are not allowed on the premises (votive candles in glass containers are acceptable).

Please ask about The Pontiac Convention Center extensive custom decorations capabilities. We offer rental items such as: backdrops, centerpieces, pillars, special fresh floral and silk arrangements, fabric draperies, bridal tulle, special lighting, buffet decor, and much more to create an original atmosphere for your event.   We can build a custom proposal for all of your decoration planning.

Catering Policies

Best Events Catering is the official caterer of the Pontiac Convention Center. Any certified caterer/baker may provide wedding cake, but all other food items must be provided by Best Events Catering.

It is the policy of The Pontiac Convention Center to prohibit guests/customers to take any food items out of our facilities at any time including “leftover” items from buffets etc. The National Restaurant Association guidelines and Health Department regulations will be strictly enforced. Wedding cake is the only exception to this policy.

No unauthorized food or beverage will be permitted on our premises. There will be a $25.00 surcharge per item for unauthorized food or beverages. Wedding Cakes do not require our prior approval. We request that you use a “Certified” bakery for wedding or special occasion cakes.