The Grand at 290

290 South Main Street, Rocky Mount, VA 24151 Map · Phone number · Visit website
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About The Grand at 290

Located in Rocky Mount, Virginia, The Grand at 290 is a historic venue that hosts weddings and special events. Set in the center of uptown Rocky Mount, this electric space is ideal for modern couples who are looking for a memorable yet elegant backdrop for nuptial celebrations. This incredible property was originally built in 1912. Previously known as the celebrated N Morris Department Store, this space has been newly renovated, offering modern amenities while retaining many original features for an authentic charm.

Facilities and Capacity

The Grand at 290 boasts over 7,900-square feet of event space for couples and their guests to enjoy. The team at this venue can accommodate 120 guests for a banquet-style meal or up to 275 loved ones for a cocktail reception. Couples can exchange their vows in the dedicated ceremony space, which features floor-to-ceiling windows and wooden pews. Exposed piping and soaring columns offer an intoxicating blend of classic and contemporary style, while wooden floors add a refined polish. Couples and their guests will find original decorations scattered throughout the building, including the original merchant shelves and the rolling ladder that was used at the start of the 20th century. This venue boasts two get-ready suites for the engaged couple and their wedding party to prepare for the festivities, along with a catering prep kitchen. Couples can also access the rooftop accompanied by their photographer to use the remarkable views as a backdrop for spectacular wedding photos.

Services Offered

The Grand at 290 offers a range of packages to suit the vision of any couple. All packages include full access throughout this incredible property and its grounds, along with the use of the prep-kitchen and on-site parking. Two staff members will be assigned to assist you throughout the day, ensuring that everything goes to plan. This team allows couples to bring in their choice of outside vendors, including florists and catering, ensuring that your day is a true reflection of your vision. They can provide a range of amenities such as chairs, tables, and linens, along with custom uplighting options. Decorative items are also available to embellish your day, including:

  • Centerpieces
  • Antique pillars
  • Cake plates
  • Lanterns
  • Candelabras
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Get-ready lounge
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Full-length mirrors in the get-ready suite
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The Grand at 290 FAQ

  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?
    Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?
    $ 1500
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?
    $ 750
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?
    Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season?
    $ 1500
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season?
    $ 750
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee?
    Bridal Suite
    Chairs
    Lighting/Sound
    Linens
    Parking
    Set Up
    Tables
  • Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?
    Open Bar
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
    5
  • Describe your venue:
    Ballroom
    Banquet Hall
    Historic Building
    Rooftop
  • What kind of settings are available?
    Indoor
    Uncovered Outdoor
    Scenic Views
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?
    Ceremony
    Reception
    Bridal Shower
    Engagement Party
    Elopements
    Rehearsal Dinner
  • What event services do you offer?
    Event Rentals
    Get Ready Rooms
    Lighting / Sound
    Outside Vendors
    Set Up
    Wifi
  • What catering services do you offer?
    Outside Cake
  • What bar services do you provide?
    Open Bar
  • What event items are available?
    Altar/Arch
    Audio Equipment
    Centerpieces
    Chairs
    Dance Floor
    Decor
    Furniture
    Lighting
    Tables
  • What food and beverage items are available?
    Linens
  • What transportation and access is available?
    Parking
    Wheelchair Access
  • What months are included in your peak season?
    April
    May
    June
    July
    August
    September
    October
  • What months are included in your off-peak season?
    January
    February
    March
    November
    December

Team of The Grand at 290

Mark and Nicole Redden

Mark and Nicole Redden

Owners

Meet Mark and Nicole Redden, Owners of The Grand at 290. They have a keen eye for detail and a passion for beautiful events, they work with every couple to ensure their dreamy day at The Grand at 290 is flawlessly executed.

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  • 290 South Main Street Rocky Mount, VA, 24151 See on map
    5402381144 (Phone number)
    5404843631 (Other Phone Number)
    Always Open
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