Nestled within the heart of downtown Charlotte on Elizabeth Avenue, The Great Aunt Stella Center rises from Central North Carolina as a historical and magical setting to host a one-of-a-kind wedding and reception. An ideal choice for brides and grooms with traveling wedding day guests, this venue features a convenient location with easy access from nearby airports and highways. Constructed over a century ago, The Great Aunt Stella Center is a circular, non-denominational sanctuary that invites couples from all faiths to tie the knot. Designed with Italian stained glass windows, mahogany wood accents, an elevated platform, and a grand pipe organ, the architectural details of this venue are sure to provide the captivating wedding day photos you always dreamed of. Whether you are planning a luxurious event with all your family and friends or an intimate evening with your closest loved ones, The Great Aunt Stella Center is sure to leave lasting memories in your heart.
Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception
Max Indoor Ceremony: 400 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 150 guests
Set up time can start at 2:00PM. Events must end by midnight.
The rental fee is $1,750 for a reception and includes 8 hours of rental time including set up and clean up time. The fee for a ceremony is $1,250 with reception rental or $1,750 for a ceremony-only wedding with no reception.
The average wedding cost at The Great Aunt Stella Center is estimated at between $9,232 and $16,938 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.
|Bride's dressing area|
|Groom's dressing area|
|Tables and chairs provided|
|Venue set up and clean up|
|Day of onsite manager|
|Kitchen for prep only|
|Dance area provided|
|Wireless microphone included|
|Beer and wine only|
|Venue must approve all decorations|
|Approved outside caterer allowed|
|Amplified music OK indoors only|
|Smoking outside only|
|Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer|
|Music must end by midnight|
|Biodegradable items are permitted to be thrown|