The Bell Event Centre is a historic wedding venue in Cincinnati, Ohio. A former church reinvented as an event venue, it has all the ornate beauty of a cathedral. It’s also conveniently located in downtown Cincinnati, just five minutes from Washington Park.
Facilities and Capacity
The Bell Event Centre can hold up to 250 guests for ceremonies and 300 for receptions. This spacious venue features stained-glass windows, fresco paintings, vaulted ceilings with gold accents, and a beautiful pipe organ on an ornately carved balcony. The brick exterior features a bell tower, which makes a wonderful backdrop for photos. Couples can make the space their own with uplighting and décor items. There’s also a get-ready room where couples can prepare for the day.
The Bell Event Centre’s friendly and efficient staff will be at your service throughout your event. Their team includes chefs, servers, bartenders, carvers, and more. Overnight accommodations are available at the property, along with a shuttle to help your guests get around. As well as ceremonies and receptions, the venue is also available for engagement parties and rehearsal dinners. Other services and amenities include:
- Setup and cleanup
- Event planning services
- Event rentals
- Lighting and sound equipment
- A photobooth
Owner Christy Cafeo is experienced in catering and can provide a wide range of delicious dinner choices, including gluten-free, lactose-free, vegan, vegetarian, kosher, and organic options. The Bell Centre offers buffet or plated dinners, as well as hors d’oeuvres, brunch, and rehearsal dinner menus. They can also provide bar services and cater for cocktail receptions. Tastings are available so couples can sample their delicious food in advance.
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The Bell Event Centre is a stunning location for weddings in the Cincinnati area! It's so sophisticated and glamorous!
What a beautiful location. The Catholic Church Romanesque grandeur for anyone!
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Bell Event Centre frequently asked questions
What items and services are included in the starting site fee at Bell Event Centre?
- Bridal Suite
- Clean Up
- Event Planning
- Set Up
At Bell Event Centre, what items and services related to wedding catering are included in the cost?
- Cake Cutting
What are the most important characteristics of Bell Event Centre in terms of venue type, style and location?
- Historic Building
What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at Bell Event Centre for wedding events?
- Uncovered Outdoor
What kind of wedding events does Bell Event Centre offer?
- Engagement Party
- Rehearsal Dinner
What services does Bell Event Centre offer for wedding events?
- All Inclusive Packages
- Bar Services
- Catering Services
- Clean Up
- Event Planner
- Event Rentals
- Get Ready Rooms
- Liability Insurance
- Lighting / Sound
- Pet Friendly
- Set Up
What furniture and decorations does Bell Event Centre have available for wedding events?
- Dance Floor
- Photo booth
- Tent Accessories
What percentage of users recommend Bell Event Centre and which are the most valued aspects of their wedding services?