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.
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.
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.