Located in Hazelwood, Missouri, The Center, A Special Event Venue is an ideal location for your upcoming wedding celebration. This event center is situated conveniently close to a variety of attractions and amenities for incoming visitors. The Lambert International Airport is located just a short journey away while easy access to Interstate 270, 170, and 70 is available. It has been servicing the local community of St. Louis since 1984, offering space for business, social, artistic, and educational functions. This state-of-the-art event space exudes sophistication, inviting visitors into a realm of luxury that is sure to leave an impression. Engaged couples who perform their vows here can bring their vision to life with ease, whether they are hosting a lavish or smaller affair. The team at The Center, A Special Event Venue is dedicated to your complete satisfaction, going the extra mile to deliver an unparalleled experience.
Facilities and Capacity
The Center, A Special Event Venue offers couples more than 30,000-square-feet for different wedding events including engagement parties, rehearsal dinners, and bridal showers. The magnificent ballroom features a built-in stage for entertainment as well as a 25” dance floor for you and your guests to enjoy. Premium sound and lighting equipment will create a lively ambiance for your special day while pristine event rentals are available including tables and chairs. Get-ready rooms are located on-site to give brides and groom the space to relax before their festivities. In addition, private parking spaces, as well as full wheelchair accessibility, are available.
The event planning team will get to know you on a personal level, building an understanding of your preferred style and tastes. They will work to secure your trust, putting you at ease from the very beginning. A selection of delicious beverage packages is on offer for couples. These packages include an array of refreshments such as champagne toasts, signature drinks, specialty beer and wine, premium liquor, and more.
Frequently Asked Questions
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Allison has extensive experience in the event industry in several markets (weddings, corporate, non-profit, venues, catering and private events). Allison provides thoughtful leadership on all events at The Center and plays a lead role in pushing the creative envelope with a solution-driven approach to every project.
With her years of experience Allison is able to help clients navigate their event, providing insight, support and ideas that help to ensure that their event is exactly what they dreamed - and more!
When she is not planning events, running a decor company or managing a venue, she loves spending time with husband and four children, Brittany, West, Sydney and Ethan; traveling and bing-watching the latest series on Netflix!
Megan is a graduate of Mizzou's Hospitality Management program and has been working in the industry planning events for three years now.
Megan enjoys working with The Center's clients to plan and implement their special event, ensuring that every detail is picture perfect. She enjoys the small touches and paying attention to every little detail - - and of course, the end result - a great event.
When not at The Center, Megan enjoys spending time with friends and family, eating out, shopping or crafting.
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The Center, A Special Event Venue frequently asked questions
What items and services are included in the starting site fee at The Center, A Special Event Venue?
- Bridal Suite
- Set Up
At The Center, A Special Event Venue, what does the bar service starting price include?
- House Beer
- House Wine
- Open Bar
What are the most important characteristics of The Center, A Special Event Venue in terms of venue type, style and location?
- Banquet Hall
What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at The Center, A Special Event Venue for wedding events?
What kind of wedding events does The Center, A Special Event Venue offer?
- Bridal Shower
- Engagement Party
- Rehearsal Dinner
What services does The Center, A Special Event Venue offer for wedding events?
- Bar Services
- Clean Up
- Event Planner
- Event Rentals
- Get Ready Rooms
- Liability Insurance
- Lighting / Sound
- Outside Vendors
- Preferred Vendors Only
- Set Up
What furniture and decorations does The Center, A Special Event Venue have available for wedding events?
- Audio Equipment
- Dance Floor