Located in Iowa City, Iowa, Old Brick is a historic venue that hosts weddings and other special events. This landmark red brick building was constructed in 1856 and serves as a gathering place for a wide variety of occasions. Couples may choose this venue to host their special day - a truly remarkable backdrop for festivities.
Facilities and Capacity
This property offers space for outdoor as well as indoor events. Outside, a 2000-square-foot patio space makes a wonderful option for a ceremony or cocktail hour. Inside, the banquet hall is a 50-foot by 60-foot space with a solid oak floor and stained glass windows. Its maximum capacity is 300 seated guests or 250 round-table reception guests. The auditorium features general illumination lights with dimmers as well as high-intensity lighting. This space also features a podium, a wooden dance floor, a Baldwin grand piano, and a full kitchen. This venue offers a versatile backdrop from top to bottom. Furthermore, this facility offers additional convenience and comfort for all guests through parking and wheelchair-accessible features.
Old Brick is available to host wedding ceremonies, elopements, and receptions as well as engagement parties, bridal showers, and rehearsal dinners. The starting site fee for this venue includes the use of get-ready space, tables, chairs, audio-visual equipment, and parking. Additionally, the venue staff offers event planning, rentals, vendor coordination, wireless internet, setup, and cleanup for weddings. Couples will have a full range of choices for vendors to make their dream wedding come to life on this property. Rental items in inventory include audio equipment, lighting, a dance floor, tables, chairs, and furniture. The peak season for this venue stretches from March through October, providing each couple with a wide selection of dates for their wedding.
In addition to hosting weddings, Old Brick also hosts a variety of other occasions. These include social gatherings, theatrical performances, philanthropy events, lectures, non-profit events, and more. Event organizers may contact this venue’s staff directly to discuss whether this facility meets their needs.
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Old Brick frequently asked questions
What items and services are included in the starting site fee at Old Brick?
- Bridal Suite
What are the most important characteristics of Old Brick in terms of venue type, style and location?
- Banquet Hall
- Historic Building
What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at Old Brick for wedding events?
- Uncovered Outdoor
What kind of wedding events does Old Brick offer?
- Bridal Shower
- Engagement Party
- Rehearsal Dinner
What services does Old Brick offer for wedding events?
- Clean Up
- Event Rentals
- Get Ready Rooms
- Lighting / Sound
- Outside Vendors
- Pet Friendly
- Set Up
What furniture and decorations does Old Brick have available for wedding events?
- Audio Equipment
- Dance Floor
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