Weddings

The HIVE

Birmingham, AL View map Visit website

About

The HIVE is a downtown wedding venue and social house in Birmingham, Alabama, featuring an extensive menu of beers on tap, arcade games, and state-of-the-art audiovisual equipment. The taproom is situated in the heart of Five Points South, a historic area in the city, and encompasses seven thousand square feet of event spaces. Every space is individually distinctive and unique, designed to present a different vibe and activity. Couples who dream of a stunning urban setting for their big day are sure to fall in love with everything that this venue has to offer.

Facilities and Capacity

There are several event spaces and lounges sprinkled throughout The HIVE ideal for ceremonies, cocktail hour, and dinner receptions. Newlyweds can celebrate alongside 50 to 700 of their nearest and dearest guests on the special occasion, owing to the establishment's exclusive venue buyout package. The Peerless Lounge, the roof deck, and the Secret Barcade Room are perfectly situated for banquet-style dining and intimate gatherings. Guests can catch a round of duckpin bowling or go head-to-head in a game of pool during cocktail hour. Or relive their childhood in the arcade, surrounded by car racing, skeeball, and a vibrant atmosphere. The social house promises to be a relaxed and fun space for contemporary weddings.

Services Offered

The HIVE offers several event packages to suit different guest numbers and budgets, each one including custom catering menus, bar packages, and service staff. Rental periods begin at three hours with the option of adding on additional time as required. Bartenders are on-hand to serve beverages, and cash bars or drink ticket systems are available. Microphones and sound equipment, as well as arcade passes, are also covered in the packages. For add-ons, couples can request different menus, valet parking, and onsite security services.

Frequently Asked Questions

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?

$6,000

What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?

$4,000

Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?

No

What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season?

$500

What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season?

$500

Which of the following are included in starting site fee?

Lighting/Sound
Parking

Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?

Cake Cutting

What is the starting price per person for bar service?

$11

Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?

Bartender(s)
Champagne Toast
House Beer
House Liquor
House Wine
Premium Liquor
Signature Drink
Specialty Beer

How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?

3

Describe your venue:

Brewery
Restaurant
Rooftop

What kind of settings are available?

Indoor
Uncovered Outdoor

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?

Bar Services
Event Rentals
Get Ready Rooms
Lighting / Sound
Wifi

What catering services do you offer?

Buffet
Cocktail Reception
Family Style
Hors d'oeuvres
Outside Cake
Stations
Tastings

What bar services do you provide?

Bartender(s)
Cash Bar
Champagne Toast
House Beer
House Liquor
House Wine
Limited Bar
Liquor License
Open Bar
Premium Liquor
Signature Drink
Specialty Beer
Specialty Wine

What event items are available?

Audio Equipment
Chairs
Dance Floor
Decor
Furniture
Lighting
Tables

What food and beverage items are available?

Barware
Flatware
Glassware
Linens

What transportation and access is available?

Parking
Valet

What months are included in your peak season?

April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November

What months are included in your off-peak season?

January
February
March
December

Deals

The HIVE 1
Exclusive
If you found us on WeddingWire we will give you a 5% discount on our services. Remember to show us your voucher when you come see us.

Map

1006 20th Street South Birmingham, AL, 35205
2054416565
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The HIVE frequently asked questions

What items and services are included in the starting site fee at The HIVE?

The HIVE includes the following items and services for wedding events in its starting site fee:
  • Lighting/Sound
  • Parking

At The HIVE, what items and services related to wedding catering are included in the cost?

The HIVE includes the following items and services in its wedding catering costs:
  • Cake Cutting

At The HIVE, what does the bar service starting price include?

The bar service starting price at The HIVE includes:
  • Bartender(s)
  • Champagne Toast
  • House Beer
  • House Liquor
  • House Wine
  • Premium Liquor
  • Signature Drink
  • Specialty Beer

What are the most important characteristics of The HIVE in terms of venue type, style and location?

The space offered by The HIVE for wedding events is known for:
  • Brewery
  • Restaurant
  • Rooftop

What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at The HIVE for wedding events?

The HIVE offers the following indoor/outdoor options for weddings:
  • Indoor
  • Uncovered Outdoor

What kind of wedding events does The HIVE offer?

The HIVE offers the following types of wedding events:
  • Ceremony
  • Reception
  • Bridal Shower
  • Engagement Party
  • Elopements
  • Rehearsal Dinner

What services does The HIVE offer for wedding events?

The HIVE offers the following services for wedding events:
  • Bar Services
  • Event Rentals
  • Get Ready Rooms
  • Lighting / Sound
  • Wifi

What furniture and decorations does The HIVE have available for wedding events?

The HIVE offers the following furniture and decor items for weddings:
  • Audio Equipment
  • Chairs
  • Dance Floor
  • Decor
  • Furniture
  • Lighting
  • Tables

What kind of wedding service promotions does The HIVE offer?

The HIVE currently offers 1 special WeddingWire promotion for wedding services.

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