SteamPlant Event Center

Colorado Springs



Tucked away 2 hours south of Colorado Springs in Salida, Colorado is the SteamPlant Event Center. This venue provides your special day with a unique environment brimming with views of the Arkansas River as well as the majestic Rock Mountains. The SteamPlant has a beautiful cobblestone plaza, alongside the bank of the Arkansas River, a beloved ceremony site. The SteamPlants painted brick exterior along with other downtown features are perfect for keepsake photography. A reception at The SteamPlant is always a fun affair. Inside a high ceiling, brick walls, and large windows combine to create a warm atmosphere perfect for celebrations. The neutral brick interior goes well with all wedding decor ideas. Enjoy floral centerpieces or bright colorful linens, whatever your wedding dream may be, SteamPlant can help it come to life. A wooden dance floor and second-floor lookout make the event space a dynamic room for dancing well into the evening. Enjoy the view from above or boogie down, the SteamPlant is a venue that simply shines for every wedding day. To top it off The SteamPlant is a dog friendly space!

Venue Style

Event Center


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 200 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 200 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 200 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 200 guests

Time Restrictions

Events must end by midnight. Weddings until 1:00AM for an additional $100 fee.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $2,995 to $3,500 for a ceremony and reception. The rental is for 8 consecutive hours, including decoration set up and clean up time. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $100/hr. A $500 non-refundable deposit is required to reserve the venue. This deposit is deducted from the facility rental. There is an additional caterer 10% surcharge added to the client for the use of the venue's kitchen.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at SteamPlant Event Center is estimated at between $5,978 and $10,044 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.


BYO, Choose from List



Amenities Included

Event coordination
Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Dance floor
Podium and/or stage
Tables and chairs provided
Venue set up and clean up
Day of onsite manager
Full kitchen facilities
Public parking
Votive candles available upon request

Special Restrictions

Venue must approve all decorations
Choose from a list for catering
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking in designated areas only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by midnight
Birdseed is allowed