The Maxwell Center

Maxwell Regional Agricultural & Convention Center

Eastern North Carolina has gained a premiere meeting space in Wayne County—The Maxwell Regional Agricultural and Convention Center, referred to as The Maxwell Center. Having opened March 1 2018, this high-end venue features state of the art audio-visual equipment and the amenities you need to bring your conference, convention, banquet or reception to life.

With multiple classrooms and a 14,500+ sq. ft. main assembly hall, we can accommodate 800+ banquet style, 1,500+ theater style, set-up 70+ exhibitor booths, or combinations of these and other styles.

The Maxwell Center provides many in-house services that include beverages, audio visual, parking, free internet access, electrical and trade show decorating services, creating ease and convenience for any event.

Working with regional caterers, The Maxwell Center will offer a list of delicious food options. Our expert event team will help you to not just plan an event, but to offer your guests and attendees an experience!

We’ve spent the last 170 years preparing for your visit, so come discover the southern charm and quaint elegance that makes Goldsboro such a special city. Our unique venue coupled with our hospitality will make your next meeting more than an event, but an experience. So, Take It To The Max!

Read the 2019 Maxwell Center Economic Impact Report

Contact Information
3114 Wayne Memorial Dr.
Goldsboro, NC 27534

Destination Stats
Accommodations: 2-3 Star Select Service Hotels. Over 1,000 hotel rooms within a 4 mile radius.
Room Rates
High: $122/night pretax
Low: $96/night pretax

Meeting Space
Total Number of Rooms:  5 Breakout Rooms
Largest Meeting Room:  14,515 sq. ft. Hall
Total Indoor:  26,445 sq. ft. of Usable Space
Total Outdoor:  9,500 sq. ft. Outdoor Courtyard

Goldsboro averages a high of 72 and a low of 52
Average of 250 days of sunshine annually

Airport/Transportation Proximity
Raleigh-Durham International Airport, 65 miles
Pitt-Greenville Airport, 45 miles
Wilson Amtrak Station- 30 miles