The Cannon Room is a historic wedding venue located in downtown Raleigh, North Carolina and exclusively managed by Rocky Top Catering. This unique space offers couples gorgeous views of the city from the 12th floor of the Capital Club building at Raleigh Founded. It features art deco plasterwork from the 1930s, making them the perfect location for couples who love vintage architecture. The Cannon Room can't wait to make your special day everything you dreamed it to be.
Facilities and Capacity
Couples can comfortably accommodate up to 130 guests at this elegant venue. This sky high ballroom-style event space has multiple floorplans available, so you can make your celebration truly one-of-a-kind. It features an adjacent bar and lounge with new accessories perfect for cocktail hour, as well as audio/visual equipment for all of your sound and lighting needs. Your guests will experience panoramic views of Raleigh as you say your “I do's.” This light and airy space can easily be decorated as you see fit.
Rocky Top Catering is the exclusive caterer at The Cannon Room, providing a superior level of cuisine, bar and service customized for your event.
The Cannon Room offers two get ready suites for you and your future spouse to start your day in, as well as wireless internet throughout their space. They're fully wheelchair accessible, and pet-friendly, so you can bring along your furry friends to help celebrate your love. Round and long tables are included with your venue rental, along with gold chiavari chairs and sofas. Additional services include:
- Custom Layout Setup
- On-site Venue Management Staff throughout the guest portion of your event
The Cannon Room is named after Raleigh’s first female Mayor, Isabella Canon. They’re housed in the iconic Raleigh Founded Capital Club, which features 44 light-filled suites with a contemporary twist. In addition to hosting your ceremony and reception, this vintage-style venue is also happy to host your rehearsal dinner. Additional events they will hold include:
- Engagement party
- Bridal shower
- Corporate events
- Baby Showers
- Holiday Parties
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The Cannon Room is such a gorgeous and accommodating space to work in. Between the downtown views, to the gorgeous decor and the original details, this space is perfect for any event! Working with the team at the Cannon Room is a dream. They are so flexible and ready to assist. We can't wait to be a part of another event there!
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The Cannon Room frequently asked questions
What items and services are included in the starting site fee at The Cannon Room?
- Bridal Suite
- Set Up
What are the most important characteristics of The Cannon Room in terms of venue type, style and location?
- Historic Building
What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at The Cannon Room for wedding events?
- Scenic Views
What kind of wedding events does The Cannon Room offer?
- Bridal Shower
- Engagement Party
- Rehearsal Dinner
What services does The Cannon Room offer for wedding events?
- Bar Services
- Clean Up
- Get Ready Rooms
- Liability Insurance
- Outside Vendors
- Pet Friendly
- Preferred Vendors Only
- Set Up
What furniture and decorations does The Cannon Room have available for wedding events?
- Dance Floor
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