Conveniently located within a single mile of Columbus’ top destinations, The Grand Event Center provides a contemporary setting that is ideal for intimate weddings. Guests can enjoy a venue that is only a short distance away from beloved areas like the Arena District, downtown, and the Short North. Sip on flutes of champagne during cocktail hour as you and your guests mingle in the pre-function space, enjoying your elegant surroundings. The expansive ballroom serves as the crown jewel of this beautiful event center, boasting stunning features like soaring ceilings and floor-to-ceiling windows. Filled with natural light, the Grand Event Center is ideal for daytime events. Guests searching for a change of scenery can venture out into the outdoor courtyard, a flourishing open air space complete with fire pit. Enjoy a delectable meal crafted by the venue’s on-site Executive Chef who will customize your reception dinner menu to suit the mood of your event.
Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception
Max Indoor Ceremony: 250 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 250 guests
Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by 2:00AM.
There is no rental fee for the reception but there is a per person food and beverage minimum applied to all events. The venue allows 5 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The set up fee for a wedding ceremony ranges from $1,000 to $1,500 and includes an extra hour of event time.
The average wedding cost at The Grand Event Center is estimated at between $10,255 and $25,298 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.
|Tables and chairs provided|
|Linens, silverware, glassware provided|
|Venue set up and clean up|
|Overnight accommodations available|
|Day of onsite manager|
|Full kitchen facilities|
|Stage available for an additional fee|
|Coat check room available for an additional fee|
|All food and beverage handled by venue|
|Food & beverage minimum|
|Venue must approve all decorations|
|No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.|
|Catering provided by venue|
|Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors|
|Smoking outside only|
|Alcohol must be provided by venue|
|Music must end by 2:00AM|