Surrounded by the beauty of the Appalachian Mountains, Corbin is located in the outdoor adventure mecca of Kentucky, and is the perfect meeting and convention destination for those planners looking for an outside-of-the-box experience. We are a unique city with lots of amazing experiences to offer our guests!
Corbin, KY is conveniently located at Exit 25, off of Interstate 75 in the Southeast portion of Kentucky. It is approximately 87 miles to the south of Lexington, KY and 80 miles to the north of Knoxville, TN. It is centrally located and easily accessible from the North and South. The city is located 165 miles from Cincinnati Airport and 100 miles from McGhee Tyson Airport in Knoxville, TN. Due to the location of Corbin on I-75, we also have a total of 800 hotel rooms within a 10-mile radius, 400 of which are located less than one-half mile from our conference and convention venues.
Home of the Corbin Arena, this 100,000-square-foot facility contains 7,000 seats and can be configured in a variety of ways. The floor itself is 31,250 square feet, which is larger than the floor at Rupp Arena. The dimensions are 125’X 250’ providing plenty of space for conference and convention activities. The concourse is 19,261 square feet, providing plenty of space for tradeshow booths, exhibits and displays. The Arena houses a conference room that is suited for meetings, debriefings and conference planning activities. Adjacent to the meeting room is plenty of storage space for on-site conference storage needs. The lobby of the Arena is perfectly suited for conference registration activities.
The Corbin Arena
Located directly below the Corbin Arena is the 20,000-square-foot Corbin Center. The Corbin Center is a premier conference and convention facility that contains six rooms that can be used for a variety of events. The multi-purpose room is 5,208 square feet and can be divided into two 2,604 square foot rooms that will accommodate 200 people on each side. Additionally, the Center features a deluxe conference room for meetings and debriefings.
After a day of meetings, head into downtown Corbin for some relaxation, entertainment and fun! Fully revitalized, our downtown district has 9 locally owned and operated restaurants, shops, entertainment and attractions. Want to host a reception and networking opportunity for your conference participants? We have two large event facilities directly on Main Street where we can host everything from an elegant gala to a fun social reception! Both are within walking distance of dining, attractions and shopping.
The Sanders Café and Museum, the Original KFC, is a favorite attraction in Corbin.
The area is full of must-see attractions such as Sanders Café and Museum, the Original KFC. Corbin is home of Cumberland Falls, the largest waterfall in the Eastern United States, south of Niagara Falls and is the only place in the Western Hemisphere where you can see the Moonbow. To start planning your next conference, meeting or convention, contact the Corbin Tourism and Convention Commission at 606-528-8860, email email@example.com or visit us on the web at www.corbinkytourism.com.
Cumberland Falls is the only place you can see a moonbow in the Western Hemisphere.