Weddings

Desert Star Banquets

Salt Lake City, UT View map

About

Desert Star Banquets is a banquet hall wedding venue in Salt Lake City, Utah. This venue boasts a number of spaces which are ideal for hosting wedding celebrations, while the added bonus of in-house catering makes for a truly all-in-one experience.

Facilities and Capacity

Located in the heart of the famous Salt Lake City, Desert Star Banquets manages to create a secluded and private event space, while still retaining the downtown glamour of a city venue.

The Desert Star is often used to showcase family-focused entertainment in the form of shows and hilarious comedies, so it has a reputation for accommodating large groups of people - this makes it ideal for hosting wedding ceremonies and receptions.

Overall, the accommodation of the venue ranges from anywhere between 30 and 200, depending on which rooms are rented out, and how the layout is arranged.

The Desert Star Playhouse is an expansive theater setting that would ideally host the reception dinner. With ample seating for your guests, the pre-set pews can easily be decorated with wedding adornments that fit in with your chosen theme. The stage itself also acts as the perfect setting for the head table where the happy couple and select guests can sit.

The banquet hall is undoubtedly the most versatile space at Desert Star Banquets. Here, both indoor ceremonies and receptions can be held. Delightful wooden decor dominates the room from floor to wall as dark wood underfoot and wooden paneling create a rustic ambiance. Easily re-arranged to suit either wedding event, there is also a bar on-site for serving drinks. What’s more, the all-important dance floor provides the wedding party with the perfect space to while the night away.

Services Offered

Aside from the spaces themselves, this venue features a number of other useful attractions. An event planning service can be made available to the couple of honor to assist them with some of the organizational headaches that might crop up. This service allows the newly married couple to bask in the day’s excitement and joy, without having to tear themselves away for troubleshooting or problem-solving. What’s more, much of the items that would often require a rental service are provided on site such as linens, glassware, flatware, and more. Additionally, the event takes care of setup and cleanup, while parking is also available.

Cuisine

Conveniently, Desert Star Banquets provides on-site catering which takes much of the hassle and stress out of organizing your wedding. Communicating with external vendors is not always straightforward, so this service would certainly be welcomed by most couples. The banquet menu of Italian entrees, barbecue entrees, salads, and more features such fine cuisine as roasted pork loin, beef medallions, Caesar salad, and more.

Frequently Asked Questions

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?

$250.00

What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?

$250.00

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?

$250.00

What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season?

$250.00

Which of the following are included in starting site fee?

Chairs
China
Clean Up
Event Planning
Flatware
Glassware
Lighting/Sound
Linens
Parking
Set Up
Tables

Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?

Dessert
Server(s)

What is the starting price per person for bar service?

$5.00

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?

3

Describe your venue:

Ballroom
Banquet Hall
Historic Building
Loft
Restaurant

What kind of settings are available?

Indoor

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
Liability Insurance
Lighting / Sound
Pet Friendly
Set Up
Wifi

What catering services do you offer?

Buffet
Cocktail Reception
Dessert
Hors d'oeuvres
Outside Cake
Plated
Server(s)
Stations

What bar services do you provide?

Bartender(s)
Cash Bar
Champagne Toast
Liquor License
Open Bar
Premium Liquor
Signature Drink
Specialty Beer
Specialty Wine

What event items are available?

Audio Equipment
Centerpieces
Chairs
Dance Floor
Furniture
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?

January
November
December

What months are included in your off-peak season?

February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October

Map

4861 South State Street Salt Lake City, UT, 84107
801-266-2600

10am - 10pm Monday through Saturday Closed Sunday
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Desert Star Banquets frequently asked questions

What items and services are included in the starting site fee at Desert Star Banquets?

Desert Star Banquets includes the following items and services for wedding events in its starting site fee:
  • Chairs
  • China
  • Clean Up
  • Event Planning
  • Flatware
  • Glassware
  • Lighting/Sound
  • Linens
  • Parking
  • Set Up
  • Tables

At Desert Star Banquets, what items and services related to wedding catering are included in the cost?

Desert Star Banquets includes the following items and services in its wedding catering costs:
  • Dessert
  • Server(s)

At Desert Star Banquets, what does the bar service starting price include?

The bar service starting price at Desert Star Banquets includes:
  • Bartender(s)

What are the most important characteristics of Desert Star Banquets in terms of venue type, style and location?

The space offered by Desert Star Banquets for wedding events is known for:
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet Hall
  • Historic Building
  • Loft
  • Restaurant

What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at Desert Star Banquets for wedding events?

Desert Star Banquets offers the following indoor/outdoor options for weddings:
  • Indoor

What kind of wedding events does Desert Star Banquets offer?

Desert Star Banquets offers the following types of wedding events:
  • Ceremony
  • Reception
  • Bridal Shower
  • Engagement Party
  • Elopements
  • Rehearsal Dinner

What services does Desert Star Banquets offer for wedding events?

Desert Star Banquets offers the following services for wedding events:
  • Accommodations
  • Bar Services
  • Catering Services
  • Clean Up
  • Event Planner
  • Event Rentals
  • Liability Insurance
  • Lighting / Sound
  • Pet Friendly
  • Set Up
  • Wifi

What furniture and decorations does Desert Star Banquets have available for wedding events?

Desert Star Banquets offers the following furniture and decor items for weddings:
  • Audio Equipment
  • Centerpieces
  • Chairs
  • Dance Floor
  • Furniture
  • Lighting
  • Tables

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