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Earl Scruggs Center

Shelby, NC View map

About

Earl Scruggs Center is a historic museum wedding venue located in Shelby, North Carolina. Housed within the impressive Cleveland County Courthouse, this elegant wedding venue provides versatile event spaces, ample amenities, and friendly and professional staff to help create the wedding day of your dreams.

Facilities and Capacity

Whether your event is an engagement party, rehearsal dinner, intimate elopement, or grand wedding soiree, Earl Scruggs Center can accommodate all celebrations. Their Great Hall is a wonderfully versatile space,capable of hosting a wide range of seating plans for up to 150 guests. The large windows and magnolia walls allow the natural light to fill the room and add a sense of warmth depth to the space. This room is ideal for creating the wedding theme you have envisioned, with neutral base colors that can match any style.

For outdoor events, couples can utilize the surrounding lawn space which provides a picturesque backdrop for ceremonies, cocktail hours, and more. Get-ready rooms are supplied on site for your wedding preparation needs, offering comfort and convenience on your day. Parking is also provided on the property for ease of access for your guests.

Couples have the unique option of adding access to the museum exhibits housed within the location for their wedding event, giving their guests the treat of exploring the history of the famous five-string banjo player, Earl Scruggs.

Services Offered

Earl Scruggs Center can provide a range of services to enhance your special day. They offer a variety of bar services such as a choice of house wine, beer, and liquor, as well as specialty offerings and champagne toasts. The venue can supply a range of decor such as centerpieces and a dance floor, in addition to audio equipment and lighting. The accommodating staff of the Earl Scruggs Center are happy to handle the setup and cleanup of your event, giving you less to worry about. Outside vendors are welcome at Earl Scruggs Center to cater and enhance your event.

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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?

$850

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

$850

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?

$500

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

$500

Which of the following are included in starting site fee?

Chairs
Clean Up
Lighting/Sound
Parking
Set Up

What is the starting price per person for bar service?

$12

Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?

House Beer
House Wine
Open Bar

How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?

3

Describe your venue:

Historic Building
Museum

What kind of settings are available?

Indoor
Uncovered Outdoor
Scenic Views

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?

Bar Services
Clean Up
Event Planner
Get Ready Rooms
Lighting / Sound
Outside Vendors
Set Up
Wifi

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
Specialty Beer
Specialty Wine

What event items are available?

Audio Equipment
Centerpieces
Chairs
Dance Floor
Decor
Furniture
Tables

What transportation and access is available?

Parking
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103 S. Lafayette St. Shelby, NC, 28150
704-487-6233
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Earl Scruggs Center frequently asked questions

What items and services are included in the starting site fee at Earl Scruggs Center?

Earl Scruggs Center includes the following items and services for wedding events in its starting site fee:
  • Chairs
  • Clean Up
  • Lighting/Sound
  • Parking
  • Set Up

At Earl Scruggs Center, what does the bar service starting price include?

The bar service starting price at Earl Scruggs Center includes:
  • House Beer
  • House Wine
  • Open Bar

What are the most important characteristics of Earl Scruggs Center in terms of venue type, style and location?

The space offered by Earl Scruggs Center for wedding events is known for:
  • Historic Building
  • Museum

What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at Earl Scruggs Center for wedding events?

Earl Scruggs Center offers the following indoor/outdoor options for weddings:
  • Indoor
  • Uncovered Outdoor
  • Scenic Views

What kind of wedding events does Earl Scruggs Center offer?

Earl Scruggs Center offers the following types of wedding events:
  • Ceremony
  • Reception
  • Bridal Shower
  • Engagement Party
  • Elopements
  • Rehearsal Dinner

What services does Earl Scruggs Center offer for wedding events?

Earl Scruggs Center offers the following services for wedding events:
  • Bar Services
  • Clean Up
  • Event Planner
  • Get Ready Rooms
  • Lighting / Sound
  • Outside Vendors
  • Set Up
  • Wifi

What furniture and decorations does Earl Scruggs Center have available for wedding events?

Earl Scruggs Center offers the following furniture and decor items for weddings:
  • Audio Equipment
  • Centerpieces
  • Chairs
  • Dance Floor
  • Decor
  • Furniture
  • Tables

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