Sails Pavilion

Sails Pavilion

With its gleaming white sails flying high atop the San Diego Convention Center, the Sails Pavilion has made this facility recognizable throughout the world.

The glass-enclosed Sails Pavilion features an industry-standard tradeshow floor, a state-of-the-art lighting system and state-of-the-art heating and cooling systems which provide a unique and comfortable environment year-round. Multi-functionality is the hallmark of the Sails Pavilion which affords panoramic views of downtown San Diego and San Diego Bay. It can accommodate a multitude of events from trade shows and food and beverage functions to new product introductions and concerts.

90,000 square foot column-free exhibit space

Floor Load

150 lbs./sq. ft.

Utility Boxes

Floor utility boxes are on 30 ft. centers; all boxes have phone and electrical (110 v. on 30 amp. breakers, single phase, and 208 v. on 60 amp breakers, single phase)


27 ft. to the bottom of lighting encasement


Variable HID & incandescent lighting options with dimming capabilities

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