Charleston Coliseum and Convention Center

200 Civic Center Drive, Charleston, WV 25301 Map · Phone number · Visit website
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About Charleston Coliseum and Convention Center

Charleston Coliseum and Convention Center is a modern wedding venue located in downtown Charleston, West Virginia. Since opening in 1959, this site has hosted a number of prestigious events including presidential speeches and concerts. The recently renovated and state-of-the-art facility boasts expansive flexible spaces to accommodate your wedding dreams.


Facilities and Capacity

Depending on their preferences and guest list size, couples can choose from one of six spacious ballrooms. For more extensive celebrations, two of the rooms can be combined. On the northside of the building, Ballrooms A and B are located beside an impressive 8,000-square-foot glass atrium that overlooks Elk River. From the sizable pre-function areas, you and your guests can take in views of the charming city. The Grand Ballroom is ideal for couples hosting larger weddings. This 25,000-square-foot space features high ceilings, textured accent walls, and detailed lighting fixtures throughout. In this venue, you’ll dine and dance the night away while the facility’s skilled team ensures that everything runs smoothly.


Services Offered

To create a dreamy evening to remember, Charleston Coliseum and Convention Center offers a range of event services. Their experienced staff is dedicated to creating a personalized and seamless experience for you and your loved ones. For wedding planning and guidance, you can reference their helpful recommended-vendors list. Audiovisual equipment and services are also available to light up any reception.


Cuisine

This venue’s in-house catering service, Distinctive Gourmet, is dedicated to providing newlyweds with delectable dishes on their big day. Through their customized menu options, couples can select from a wide variety of services and culinary specialties that include both regional and international cuisine. The staff aims to provide everyone with a genuine, delicious taste of West Virginia delicacies, served with Charleston hospitality. For this caterer, aesthetics are just as important as sourcing fresh ingredients. No matter the meals you decide upon for your celebration, the culinary presentation is sure to impress.

Charleston Convention Center
Charleston Convention Center
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Charleston Coliseum and Convention Center
River view pre function area
River view pre function area
Tasting room with chef view
Tasting room with chef view
Atrium ceremony
Atrium ceremony
Tasting room
Tasting room
Dance floor in ballroom
Dance floor in ballroom
Ballroom set up
Ballroom set up
Atrium ceremony set up
Atrium ceremony set up
A dream come true
A dream come true
Beautiful Table Settings
Beautiful Table Settings
Enjoy a send off from the dock
Enjoy a send off from the dock
A toast for the couple
A toast for the couple
Charleston Convention Center
Charleston Convention Center
Charleston Convention Center
Charleston Convention Center
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Charleston Coliseum and Convention Center
River view pre function area
River view pre function area

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Charleston Coliseum and Convention Center FAQ

  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?
    Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?
    $ 6000
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?
    $ 6000
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?
    Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season?
    $ 1000
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season?
    $ 1000
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee?
    Bridal Suite
    Chairs
    Clean Up
    Event Planning
    Set Up
    Tables
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?
    Server(s)
  • What is the starting price per person for bar service?
    $ 90
  • Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?
    Bartender(s)
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
    25
  • Describe your venue:
    Ballroom
    Banquet Hall
    Government Building
    Waterfront
  • What kind of settings are available?
    Indoor
    Uncovered Outdoor
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?
    Ceremony
    Reception
    Bridal Shower
    Engagement Party
    Elopements
    Rehearsal Dinner
  • What event services do you offer?
    Accommodations
    Bar Services
    Catering Services
    Clean Up
    Event Planner
    Event Rentals
    Get Ready Rooms
    Liability Insurance
    Lighting / Sound
    Outside Vendors
    Set Up
    Wifi
  • What catering services do you offer?
    Buffet
    Cocktail Reception
    Dessert
    Family Style
    French Service
    Hors d'oeuvres
    Outside Cake
    Plated
    Server(s)
    Stations
    Tastings
  • What bar services do you provide?
    Bartender(s)
    Cash Bar
    Champagne Toast
    House Beer
    House Liquor
    House Wine
    Limited Bar
    Liquor License
    Open Bar
    Premium Liquor
    Signature Drink
    Specialty Beer
    Specialty Wine
  • What event items are available?
    Altar/Arch
    Audio Equipment
    Chairs
    Dance Floor
    Drapery
    Lighting
    Tables
  • What food and beverage items are available?
    Barware
    China
    Flatware
    Glassware
    Linens
  • What transportation and access is available?
    Parking
    Wheelchair Access
  • What months are included in your peak season?
    June
    July
    August
    September
  • What months are included in your off-peak season?
    October
    November
    December

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  • 200 Civic Center Drive Charleston, WV, 25301 See on map
    3043577403 (Phone number)
    Administrative Office 9am -5pm Please call to schedule a personal tour 304-345-1500
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