A modern, yet elegant and industrial banquet hall in Des Moines, Iowa, The District Venue is the perfect indoor setting for your wedding ceremony and reception. With a space that includes countless services to fit any budget and style, The District Venue is beautifully structured to host any wedding event, such as a bridal shower, engagement party, rehearsal dinner, ceremony, or reception.
Facilities and Capacity
With 5,000 square feet of open space, The District Venue can accommodate up to 350 guests with convenient parking, as well as elevator and wheelchair accessible bathrooms. Conveniently, the two-story, all-inclusive banquet hall is located in the Greater Des Moines Metro area, in the heart of Ankeny’s Prairie Trail District. Nearby, there are also a variety of hotel options.
Couples hosting their event at The District Venue can find numerous services to assist with their planning. Complete with full liability insurance, The District Venue offers setup and cleanup, as well as all-inclusive wedding packages that provide you and your guests with full-service amenities regardless of your vision and budget. The event coordinator has the experience to guide you with event planning, and you will also have a 16-hour time block for access to the space on the day of your wedding. Couples will also have access to lighting and sound equipment to set the mood of their wedding. Use of the venue includes in-house, full-service bar and catering, as well as wireless Internet, security and insurance, and an open vendor policy. Couples can choose to rent event items to enhance their day. Equipment available for rent includes:
In-house, full-service catering options include a choice of buffet, family style, or plated meals, complete with the appropriate number of servers and waitstaff. If necessary, couples can also request menu tastings and items for their cocktail reception, hors d'oeuvres, and dessert.
For couples who desire to use a bar service, The District Venue has a liquor license and offers a full-service bar that includes bartenders and a choice of cash bar, limited bar, or open bar. Couples will also receive a champagne toast and have the option to select from a wide range of alcohol options, such as:
Recommended by 100% of couples
Juliana Keul · Married on 10/21/2018
The District made our dream come true
Our ceremony and reception in the District Venue was perfect and more than we dreamed. We made a small ceremony with 45 guests and Liz organized everything to perfection and utilized the space perfectly. She was very great and organized and helped us with every aspect. All of our guests complimented us about the space, food (so yumi) and it was a beautiful wedding, We are so thankful for everything!
Justin · Married on 07/07/2018
Cant recommend this place enough! Liz the coordinator was not only accommodating but also helpful! She worked with our budget and made it work for us. The place is beautiful and well decorated.
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