Edward D. Hansen Conference Center

The Edward D. Hansen Conference Center is conveniently located in downtown Everett at the crossroads of Hewitt and Broadway, just blocks from Interstate 5.

Space Available

  • Groups from 15 - 800
  • 11,385 square foot Grand Ballroom - can be configured into four separate rooms
  • Executive Board Room
  • Two Conference Rooms
  • XFINITY Arena and XFINITY Community Ice Rink hold 57,000 square feet of exhibition space

Amenities Available

  • Full Service Catering and Concessions
  • Setup and Cleanup Included
  • Tables, Chairs, Linen, Flatware, China and Stemware included
  • Staging included
  • High Quality Built-in Sound System and Technical Support
  • On-Site Event Manager


All food and beverage is provided by Spectra Food Services & Hospitality, our exclusive in-house caterer. Spectra will work with you to ensure that creative menus, ultimate flavor and presentation are provided for your event needs. 


Right off Interstate 5, the Edward D. Hansen Conference Center is located in downtown Everett, Washington just 20 miles north of Seattle. The Conference Center is just three blocks from the Everett Transit Station, and is centrally located to the Boeing Tour Center, Everett Marina, and the Village Theatre.

Driving Directions

From the North
  1. Take I-5 South to Exit #194 – US-2/Everett Avenue
  2. Take the Everett Avenue ramp towards the City Center
  3. Turn right onto Everett Avenue
  4. Turn left onto Broadway Avenue
  5. Turn right onto Hewitt Avenue
  6. Entrance is at Hewitt and Lombard Avenue
From the South
  1. Take I-5 North to Exit #192 – Broadway (exit is now on the RIGHT side of the freeway)
  2. The exit will take you onto Broadway Avenue heading North
  3. Turn left onto Hewitt Avenue
  4. Entrance is at Hewitt and Lombard Avenue
From the East
  1. Merge onto US-2 West
  2. Turn slight left to take the I-5 South ramp toward Seattle/Everett/Hewitt Avenue
  3. Take the ramp toward Hewitt Avenue/City Center
  4. Turn slight right onto California Street
  5. Turn left onto Maple Street/WA-529
  6. Turn right onto Hewitt Avenue/US-2


There are numerous parking spaces within walking distance of the Edward D. Hansen Conference Center at XFINITY Arena at Everett. The Hewitt Avenue Parking lot, directly across from the Conference Center, may be utilized for private functions, subject to availability.