Not many cities have access to both a river and the ocean. A stroll down the riverwalk in Wilmington, North Carolina takes you along the Cape Fear River with the beach only a short drive away. Here are a few options for your next corporate event in this gem of a city.
Warehouse on Water
Famous for hosting weddings and other such events, this ideal location in downtown Wilmington offers guests a bar area, state of the art sound system, tables and chairs of all varieties, and a catering space with refrigerators. The main benefit is that the space can change to fit your desires. Decorate at will as the walls are perfect for transforming into your wildest dreams. Prices are not listed.
Address: 15 S Water St, Wilmington, NC 28401
Events! On Front
A 3,000 square foot space awaits you and your party at this location. Weddings, birthdays, or corporate events frequent this spot as the owners carry more than ten years of experience planning and hosting events. They can accommodate 125 people seated with special corporate rates. The pricing increases on the weekends but tops out at $850 for a group event and $2,000 for a wedding.
Address: 130 N Front St, Wilmington, NC 28401
Specializing in weddings, this space offers two distinct looks for your desired event. The first is called 128 South St. With breathtaking river views and in-house catering options that will make your mouth water, this is the ideal location for any type of ceremony. Once again, it is slightly more expensive on the weekends with weekday options set at $1,500 to rent and no food and beverage minimum, whereas on the weekends the prices range from $3,000-4,000 with a food and beverage minimum of $1,500-2,500.
The second location is in the center of downtown at 105 South St. It will run you $2,000 during the week and up to $5,000 for a Saturday. The space stretches to 4,500 square feet with an additional 3,500 square feet outdoors. It holds up to 225 for a cocktail party or 150 for a seated dinner.
Address: 105 Orange St. Wilmington, NC 28401
The River Room
An intimate setting with stunning views of the sunset across the river, The River Room exudes familial vibes. Up to 100 people can gaze into the night on their outdoor deck. They specialize in nuptials but are happy to host your next corporate event in their historic building. No prices are listed but the reviews tell a fantastic story of hospitality and grace.
Address: 18 South Water Street, Suite 2 Wilmington, North Carolina 28401