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The Memphis Grand Carousel Pavilion and Ballroom

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About

The Memphis Grand Carousel Pavilion and Ballroom is a wedding venue located in Memphis, Tennessee. This captivating space, part of The Children's Museum of Memphis, will delight and amaze your guests with its vintage charm and magical ambiance.

Facilities and Capacity

After delicate restoration, the 1909 Dentzel Carousel is finally available as one of the most enchanting wedding venues in the city. With two gorgeous event spaces, the Museum and ballroom, and a capacity of up to 300 guests, you can invite everyone to the party. By hosting your wedding at the Memphis Grand Carousel Pavilion and Ballroom, you'll also be supporting the non-profit educational work of the Children's Museum.

Services Offered

Every aspect of your special occasion can be hosted at the Grand Carousel Pavilion, from your engagement party to the rehearsal dinner, ceremony, and reception. The carousel is not just a beautiful centerpiece for your event. You can customize its playlist and gallop along with its vintage horses to the lyrics of your favorite songs. Get-ready rooms offer places for you and your partner to prepare for the big event, while setup and cleanup are provided by the venue. A catering kitchen and food preparation area offers the ideal space for your preferred catering vendors, while your band can play in multiple stage spaces. On-site staff can attend to the chairs, tables, audio and visual amenities, and security so that you can enjoy the party. This whimsical venue is wheelchair accessible and provides ample parking for over 500 cars. Channel the joy and wonder of your childhood at the extraordinary Memphis Grand Carousel Pavilion and Ballroom and add some magic to your wedding day.

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?

$5,500

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

$4,500

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

Yes

Which of the following are included in starting site fee?

Bridal Suite
Chairs
Lighting/Sound
Parking
Set Up
Tables

How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?

2

Describe your venue:

Ballroom
Museum

What kind of settings are available?

Indoor

Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?

Ceremony
Reception
Bridal Shower
Engagement Party
Rehearsal Dinner

What event services do you offer?

Clean Up
Event Rentals
Get Ready Rooms
Outside Vendors
Set Up

What event items are available?

Audio Equipment
Chairs
Tables

What transportation and access is available?

Parking
Wheelchair Access

What months are included in your peak season?

March
April
May
June
September
October
November
December

What months are included in your off-peak season?

January
February
Rated
4.9
out of 5.0
Recommended by 98% of couples
  • Quality of service
    Rating 5 out of 5
  • Average response time
    Rating 5 out of 5
  • Professionalism
    Rating 5 out of 5
  • Value
    Rating 5 out of 5
  • Flexibility
    Rating 4.5 out of 5

2 User photos

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    Summer Married on 09/20/2014
    Rating 5 out of 5
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      Rating 5.0 out of 5

    So much fun!

    I had my wedding here in June. The staff is amazing and helpful and the venue makes for a super fun atmosphere!

    The Memphis Grand Carousel Pavilion and Ballroom's reply:

    Thanks so much, Summer! It was a beautiful night and we are honored to have been your venue for your special day!

Real Weddings

  • Brianna & Anthony
    23 photos · 06/15/2019

Map

2559 Central Avenue Memphis, TN, 38104
(901) 458-2678
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The Memphis Grand Carousel Pavilion and Ballroom frequently asked questions

What items and services are included in the starting site fee at The Memphis Grand Carousel Pavilion and Ballroom?

The Memphis Grand Carousel Pavilion and Ballroom includes the following items and services for wedding events in its starting site fee:
  • Bridal Suite
  • Chairs
  • Lighting/Sound
  • Parking
  • Set Up
  • Tables

What are the most important characteristics of The Memphis Grand Carousel Pavilion and Ballroom in terms of venue type, style and location?

The space offered by The Memphis Grand Carousel Pavilion and Ballroom for wedding events is known for:
  • Ballroom
  • Museum

What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at The Memphis Grand Carousel Pavilion and Ballroom for wedding events?

The Memphis Grand Carousel Pavilion and Ballroom offers the following indoor/outdoor options for weddings:
  • Indoor

What kind of wedding events does The Memphis Grand Carousel Pavilion and Ballroom offer?

The Memphis Grand Carousel Pavilion and Ballroom offers the following types of wedding events:
  • Ceremony
  • Reception
  • Bridal Shower
  • Engagement Party
  • Rehearsal Dinner

What services does The Memphis Grand Carousel Pavilion and Ballroom offer for wedding events?

The Memphis Grand Carousel Pavilion and Ballroom offers the following services for wedding events:
  • Clean Up
  • Event Rentals
  • Get Ready Rooms
  • Outside Vendors
  • Set Up

What furniture and decorations does The Memphis Grand Carousel Pavilion and Ballroom have available for wedding events?

The Memphis Grand Carousel Pavilion and Ballroom offers the following furniture and decor items for weddings:
  • Audio Equipment
  • Chairs
  • Tables

What percentage of users recommend The Memphis Grand Carousel Pavilion and Ballroom and which are the most valued aspects of their wedding services?

The Memphis Grand Carousel Pavilion and Ballroom is recommended by 100% of couples who have used their services. Their overall rating is 4.9 out of 5 with the following breakdown: 5 in quality of service, 5 in average response time, 5 in professionalism, 5 in value and 4.5 in flexibility.

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