Stage 1 Catering is a classic ballroom wedding venue based in Baton Rouge that specializes in decadent cuisine for organized events. Choose from several wedding packages to meet your needs, and benefit from an on-site coordinator during your event to ensure a seamless reception. Winner of the Couples' Choice Award from WeddingWire 5 years in a row, Stage 1 Catering is a must-have vendor for your wedding day!
Facilities and Capacity
Stage 1 Catering is able to accommodate up to 500 guests for your wedding reception. The main ballroom is fitted with chairs covered in white with organza bows and tables with white floor-length linens topped with your choice of tuxedo-striped kerchiefs. This space is perfect for any size reception.
Stage 1 Catering is a full-service wedding venue with on-site catering and event coordination available.
You and your guests are sure to enjoy the delicious options for catering at your event from Stage 1 Catering. There are a variety of serving options, including buffet, hors d'oeuvres, family style and stations. If you are in need of accommodation for any dietary needs or restrictions, Stage 1 Catering can provide the proper menu options. Cuisine is offered in the following styles:
The venue also offers additional services:
Stage 1 Catering is located directly off I-12, giving you and your guests easy access to this venue.
77 Reviews for Stage 1 Catering
Recommended by 98% of couples
49 User photos
Beverly Richardson · Getting married on 07/05/2021
Highly recommend to others
Stage One staff were good, had everything, didn't have to bother my family for anything, stress free.Sent on 10/24/2019
Aubree · Married on 01/04/2020
Best day of our lives!
Andrea made sure that our day was everything that we could ask for. From our meetings before the wedding to decorations and coordinating the entire night she was amazing! Thank you Andrea for all that you do! And in the end you gain a wonderful friend!Sent on 01/18/2020
Blair Baker · Married on 10/12/2019
Blair & Damien wedding
The experience from start to finish was nothing short of amazing! When Mrs. Andrea says that she’ll take care of you, that’s just what she does! From the space to the preparation & the food I truly had a beautiful experience at Stage 1!!Sent on 11/21/2019
Stage 1 is an Ambrosia favorite! Beautiful location, amazing reception area for your event and the owner Andrea is always a pleasure to work with. Highly recommended!