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:
- Bridal suite
- Bartending services
- Event planning
- Wheelchair access
Stage 1 Catering is located directly off I-12, giving you and your guests easy access to this venue.
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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!
Stage 1 Catering frequently asked questions
What items and services are included in the starting site fee at Stage 1 Catering?
- Bridal Suite
- Clean Up
- Event Planning
- Set Up
At Stage 1 Catering, what items and services related to wedding catering are included in the cost?
- Cake Cutting
At Stage 1 Catering, what does the bar service starting price include?
- Champagne Toast
- House Liquor
- House Wine
- Limited Bar
- Open Bar
- Premium Liquor
- Signature Drink
What are the most important characteristics of Stage 1 Catering in terms of venue type, style and location?
- Banquet Hall
What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at Stage 1 Catering for wedding events?
- Covered Outdoor
What kind of wedding events does Stage 1 Catering offer?
- Bridal Shower
- Engagement Party
What services does Stage 1 Catering offer for wedding events?
- All Inclusive Packages
- Bar Services
- Catering Services
- Clean Up
- Event Planner
- Event Rentals
- Liability Insurance
- Lighting / Sound
- Set Up
What furniture and decorations does Stage 1 Catering have available for wedding events?
- Audio Equipment
- Chair Covers
- Dance Floor
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