The Backstage Event Center is a loft-style wedding venue located in Cincinnati, Ohio. Our venue is ideal for couples that want to add a modern, chic touch added to their big day. Its sweeping city views, in-house catering, and dedicated staff can make your romantic celebration unforgettable.
Facilities and Capacity
Located in the Theater District, in the heart of downtown, The Backstage Event Center is influenced by the artistically rich community that surrounds it. Our second-floor event space has a customizable floor plan, for couples to design their nuptial dream from the ground up. Combining modern elegance with their rustic decor, the interior features exposed brick walls, vintage chandeliers and wall sconces, and large windows for plenty of natural light. It can accommodate celebrations of various sizes, from intimate gatherings of 50 people to extravagant receptions with 300 guests. Glass windows lead to the terraces, which both provide an intimate space with cityscape views for guests to enjoy. Ample parking is available with the combination of parking garages and nearby lots. We are wheelchair accessible to ensure that all your guests can enjoy your big day.
The Backstage Event Center features a team of event specialists who will be ready to assist you throughout your planning process. The onsite staff will help with set-up and clean-up for your reception, while you focus on the important things. Tables, chairs, linens, and dinnerware are available in-house, and can be arranged to best suite your vision. You will also be free to work with the venue’s catering and bartending teams, and customize your menu to match your favorite tastes. In addition to your ceremony and reception, you can also use this setting for engagement parties, wedding showers, and rehearsal dinners.
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Cara has been in the industry for 16+ years, specializing in fine dining & event management. She is known for being cooperative, professional and incredibly hardworking. Cara is devoted to providing an exceptional and noteworthy experience every time.
Katie has been a part of the hospitality industry for over 16 years in a variety of roles including, but not limited to: sales representative, project manager, beverage supplier and program director. She is motivated, creative and detail-oriented. Katie’s ability to adapt and work collaboratively makes the planning process effortless for our guests.
The Backstage Event Center frequently asked questions
What items and services are included in the starting site fee at The Backstage Event Center?
- Clean Up
- Event Planning
- Set Up
At The Backstage Event Center, what items and services related to wedding catering are included in the cost?
At The Backstage Event Center, what does the bar service starting price include?
- House Beer
- House Wine
- Open Bar
- Specialty Beer
- Specialty Wine
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What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at The Backstage Event Center for wedding events?
- Uncovered Outdoor
- Scenic Views
What kind of wedding events does The Backstage Event Center offer?
- Bridal Shower
- Engagement Party
- Rehearsal Dinner
What services does The Backstage Event Center offer for wedding events?
- All Inclusive Packages
- Bar Services
- Catering Services
- Clean Up
- Event Planner
- Event Rentals
- Outside Vendors
- Set Up
What furniture and decorations does The Backstage Event Center have available for wedding events?
- Dance Floor
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