Create a once-in-a-lifetime celebration.

Whether you’re planning an intimate wedding reception or a glamorous gala event, the staff at the Event Center at the Fritz Knoebel School of Hospitality Management can help you design an unforgettable celebration. Treat 150 guests to a sumptuous sit-down meal in our airy Tuscan ballroom or host a cocktail reception in the adjoining wine cellar. Our private outdoor patio, framed by mature trees, features a built-in barbecue grill—perfect for a casual, warm-weather event.

Unique wedding features include:

  • Historic Evans Memorial Chapel, just paces away for a picture-perfect ceremony.
  • An elegant spiral staircase descending to the ballroom, ideal for the newlywed couple to make a grand entrance, plus a regal balcony to execute the perfect bouquet toss.
  • Numerous shaded nooks and green expanses of the university’s handsome campus, an ideal backdrop for memorable photos and moments.

Our experienced event coordinator can assist you in developing a catering package to suit your taste and budget, bringing together the special details that can make your celebration a joy for hosts and guests alike.

Next steps:

  1. Contact Patty Farmer at 303.871.4438 to discuss your event and schedule a time to stop in for a tour. We look forward to working with you.
  2. Review our event guidelines on reserving a date, event guarantee and changes, payment, minimum orders and more.
  3. Review our event planning PDFs for detailed information on room rental services and rates, floor plans, audio/visual services and rates, menu options and more.