The Bayou City Event Center was named the 2011 Building of the Year in the Mid-West Design Build competition. LoneStar Construction of Houston, was the General Contractor; the Erector and Roofing contractor was L&Y Construction and the Designer was Husmann and Associates Architects & Planners PC. The building is owned by SSS Land Development, Lori Schroeder.
Bayou City Event Center is a single slope building except for the foyer area, which is gabled. The roof is a 2:12 slope with a height of 23’-9” on the low side and 43’-9” on high side. It features a 24-gauge Ultra-Dek standing seam roof with Signature 300® color finish. The wall panels are 26-gauge reversed rolled PBU wall panels for stone/stucco exterior finishes.
The Center is close to 50,000 square feet and opened in April of 2011. It is located near Downtown Houston and the Texas Medical Center, and has the largest banquet capacity of any non-hotel venue in the city.