Loading Dock

Staging, Loading and Unloading

The Connecticut Convention Center features 20 loading docks with 2 drive-in bays making loading and unloading quick and efficient. 

 

 

Directions to Loading Docks

Our loading dock is located at the back of the Center off of Commerce St. 

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Traveling on I-91 North

  • Take I-91 North to EXIT 29A – Capitol Area/Convention Center (Left Exit)
  • Stay in the right lane
  • Take the first exit – Columbus Boulevard/Convention Center
  • At the end of the ramp, turn LEFT on Columbus Blvd.
  • At the first light, turn LEFT on Sheldon Street
  • At the first light, turn LEFT over the blue loading dock bridge (Sheldon/Taylor St.)
  • At the end of the bridge, turn RIGHT to the security gate – check in for further directions
 

Traveling on I-91 South

  • Take I-91 South to Exit 29A/Capitol Area (RIGHT EXIT)
  • Take the first exit – Columbus Boulevard/Convention Center
  • At the end of the ramp, turn LEFT on Columbus Blvd.
  • At the first light, turn LEFT on Sheldon Street
  • At the first light, turn LEFT over the blue loading dock bridge (Sheldon/Taylor St.)
  • At the end of the bridge, turn RIGHT to the security gate – check in for further directions
 

Traveling on I-84 East

  • Take I-84 East to Exit 52 to I-91 South
  • Take Exit 29A/Capitol Area (RIGHT EXIT)
  • Take the first exit – Columbus Boulevard/Convention Center
  • At the end of the ramp, turn LEFT on Columbus Blvd.
  • At the first light, turn LEFT on Sheldon Street
  • At the first light, turn LEFT over the blue loading dock bridge (Sheldon/Taylor St.)
  • At the end of the bridge, turn RIGHT to the security gate – check in for further directions
 

Traveling on I-84 West/Route 2

  • Take I-84 West/Route 2 to Exit 54/Main Street, Hartford
  • Stay in the left lane
  • At the end of the ramp, turn LEFT onto Market Street
  • Take the first LEFT onto Morgan Street
  • Take the second right onto Columbus Boulevard
  • Follow Columbus Boulevard seven (7) lights
  • Take a left onto Sheldon Street
  • At the first light, turn LEFT over the blue loading dock bridge (Sheldon/Taylor St.)
  • At the end of the bridge, turn RIGHT to the security gate – check in for further directions