Madison Masonic Center




The Madison Masonic Center has a space for any type of wedding you can possibly imagine. The Grand Ballroom is a perfect setting for wedding receptions, banquets, fundraisers, Christmas parties, or trade shows. Guests will be surrounded by majestic pillars and marble terrazzo floors, and a stage is available for award presentations or speeches. The ballroom can accommodate a range of activities from a small reception of 150 to a sit-down dinner for up to 500 guests. The Classroom and Small Dining Room are two charming meeting and dining rooms that are spacious enough to accommodate a sizable function while providing a cozy setting for your breakfast/ meeting, luncheon presentation or intimate dinner. The John Catlin Room has a homey fireplace and antique furnishings,the perfect setting for casual, relaxed conversation among guests. The Masonic Auditorium is Madison Wisconsin's best-kept secret. This impressive facility provides a grand setting for live performances or presentations. Complete with its original acoustics and fixtures, and a proscenium stage, the majestic ambiance of this room is breathtaking. The Auditorium provides an excellent presentation environment and will certainly call attention to your creative planning skills.

Venue Style

Banquet Hall/Restaurant, Historic/Landmark Building, Event Center, Museum/Gallery, Ballrooms


Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 1000 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 500 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by midnight.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $500 to $650 for a reception and includes 3 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The fee for a ceremony ranges from $500 to $650 with reception rental. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $50/hr. A food and beverage minimum will be applied to all events. Please inquire with Events Manager for cocktail hour room rental.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Madison Masonic Center is estimated at between $6,578 and $6,765 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Ceremony arch
Dance floor
Podium and/or stage
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Day of onsite manager
Champagne toast
Complimentary bridal suite
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Food & beverage minimum
Venue must approve all decorations
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Exclusive caterer for venue
Amplified music OK indoors only
No smoking
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 11:30PM

Wedding Day Availability (Last updated Apr 21, 2017)

  • Partially Reserved
  • Reserved
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