Swing Space Closed on July 1
As a part of the ongoing expansion project, the West 39th Street swing space will be officially closed to all event-related activity on July 1, 2017. Customers should plan accordingly and consult with our Event Solutions team to ensure a... >>
Vessel Breaks Ground at Hudson Yards
In April, developers broke ground on Vessel, a new giant piece of art that will become the centerpiece of the public square of the new Hudson Yards development. The 150-foot-tall landmark designed by Heatherwick Studio is being built in... >>
New Javits Center Display Model Unveiled
In February, the Javits Center unveiled a new display model that outlines the building’s history, operations and future expansion on Manhattan’s West Side. Equipped with three televisions and a 30-year outline of major milestones, the... >>
Governor Cuomo Breaks Ground on Expansion
On March 1, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo broke ground on the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center expansion in Manhattan’s West Side. Following work that began on the building’s foundation in December 2016, this groundbreaking signified the... >>
Expansion Design-Build Team Announced
Last month, Empire State Development President, CEO and Commissioner Howard Zemsky announced the selection of the design-build team for the $1.5 billion expansion of the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. Following a rigorous evaluation... >>
Early Expansion Work Begins
The upcoming expansion of the Javits Center will provide a host of new dynamic spaces that will allow our customers to expand their events and create new opportunities like never before. With new, state-of-the-art exhibit and meeting room... >>