East Midwood Jewish Center




Located in the heart of Brooklyn, New York, the East Midwood Jewish Center has been serving the community since 1924. The center’s stunning and historic facilities will provide an exceptional setting for your special day. The landmark main sanctuary is ideal for a large, traditional ceremony. The sanctuary boasts wooden pews with individual seats, large stained glass windows, and a gorgeous chandelier. For a smaller, more intimate ceremony there is the Rabbi Aaron Pomerantz Beit Hamidrash room. The magnificent Grand Ballroom is an idyllic setting for your sit-down dinner reception. The ballroom features a built-in bar counter, hardwood floors, recessed lighting, gorgeous molding and stunning chandeliers. The East Midwood Jewish Center is welcoming to all. The staff will work with you to create a wedding celebration that is truly memorable for you and your guests.

Venue Style

Event Center, Community Center, Ballrooms


Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 900 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 625 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by 1:00AM. The venue is not available for events on weekdays and Fridays.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $1,000 to $3,000 for a reception and includes 6 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The fee for a ceremony ranges from $600 to $1,750 with reception rental and an additional $400 Rabbi fee for a ceremony only wedding. There is a required fee of $1,750 for any caterer use of the kitchen.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at East Midwood Jewish Center is estimated at between $20,581 and $28,642 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.


BYO, Provided



Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Ceremony arch
Dance floor
Podium and/or stage
Coat check room
Tables and chairs provided
Venue set up and clean up
Day-of coordinator
Full kitchen facilities
Parking can be arranged

Special Restrictions

BYO alcohol
Venue must approve all decorations
Approved outside caterer allowed
No amplified music allowed
No smoking
Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer
Music must end by 1:00AM
Caterer must be kosher