David J. Prior Convocation Center From concerts to conventions, competitions and ceremonies, the David J. Prior Convocation Center is where events get eventful. Featured Events Drone Competition Now is your chance to become a drone pilot and compete with the best of them at the Drone Jamboree Flight Competition 2015! Jeanne Robertson Jeanne Robertson Headed to the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center on May 9! Event Calendar View All Mar 28 SWVA Early Childhood Conference Mar 30 Spring Bands Concert Apr 11 Wise County Chamber of Commerce Gala Apr 23 Athletic Banquet Information & Seating With seats for up to 3,600, the center can accommodate just about everyone. Book an Event Make your tradeshow, party, or wedding reception an experience to remember. Learn More Events Tickets Information & Seating Plan Your Visit & FAQ Book an Event Contact About David J. Prior Connect with us!