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8 Best Party Venues in Dallas

Posted on Thu, Apr 19, 2012 @ 04:32 AM

If you're looking for a party venue in Dallas, look no further. Depending on what kind of party you're having, there a numerous reception halls and party venues to consider. Below are some of our favorites for wedding receptions, corporate catered affairs, and special event caterings in Dallas with a with a brief overview of thier features.

For more information about each venue, floor plans, and maps and directions, just click on the venue name.

Museum of Nature & Sciencedallas party venue

Just minutes from downtown Dallas, two blocks south of Interstate 30, this museum has a three building complex, among a collection of structures in Fair Park built for the Texas Centennial Exposition World's Fair in 1936, can accommodate from 5 to 2,000. If you're seeking a sophisticated space or dramatic one, these venues are the ones for you.

Frontiers of Flight Museum

Richard W. Cree Main Exhibit Hall can easily hold 100-1,000 guests. With built-in theatric lighting, 40 speaker audio system, hard-wired and wireless microphones, stained concrete floors, and, a 120 foot by 22 foot hangar door which allows access for large displays. This space is fully climate controlled and next to the catering prep area.
Mezzanine Level can seat 200+ guests in this 3,500 square foot space
Hamilton Family Auditorium/Theater provides theater style seating for 200, has a large elevated stage complete with curtains, surround sound, and a 10'x20' projection screen, projector, microphones, both wired and wireless, and remote controlled VHS, SVS, CD players.
Conference Rooms seating for 80 in either of these 25'x27' or 28'x27' conference rooms. Complete with drop down projection screens, internet plugs and tele-conference phones available. The room can also be opened to create combined space of 53'x27'.

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Hickory Street Annex

Dallas's most sustainable event venue features an eclectic, industrial atmosphere and downtown views and requires china service or, eco-friendly disposable place settings. Can accommodate up to 250 for a seated dinner and 350 for a cocktail style reception.

Old Red Courthouse Museum

Also known as "Old Red", this 1982 courthouse has grand entryways and an impressive four-story stair case that will amaze your guests with a maximum capacity of 350.

The Great Hall can accomodate 350 seated, 400 standing with ample space for buffets and dance floors.
The Hatton W. Summers Courtroom this restored space to its 1982 elegance can hold up to 120 guests for wedding ceremonies.
The Restoration Room is perfect for the more traditional wedding, this room accomodates up to 250 guests, and offers an area with the cermoney

The Filter Building

This venue encompasses 5,100 square feet, two exterior terraces and a spacious lawn overlooking the White Rock Lake. The vintage industrial interior features exposed red brick walls, original iron trusses and numerous windows overlooking the lake with a maximum capacity is 200 guests.

Texas Discovery Gardens

There are 9 great places to hold an event at the Texas Discovery Gardens:

The Grand Hall - 300 seated, 400 standing or auditorium seating
Lobby - 175 standing
Discover Garden - 50 standing reception only
Canopy room - 50 seated dinner or ceremony set up
Grand Allee - up to 500 ceremony set up
Circular Lawn - up to 200 ceremony set up
Gossip Lawn - 25-35 seated dinner or ceremony
Shade Garden - 40-45 seated dinner or ceremony
Heirloom Rose Garden - 40-50 seated or standing ceremony

MADI museum dallas venueThe Geometric MADI Museum

This fun and unique Museum features plenty of cheerful art which makes a fabulous backdrop for any occasion and can accommodate 200 people for cocktails, 50 people seated for dinner.

Winfrey Point at White Rock Lake

The oversize hall features and open floor plan, fireplace, screened wraparound porch and a fully equipped kitchen. Tables and chairs are included in the rental fee

Big Thicket at White Rock Lake

Big Thicket offers a scenic view of the lake, large open floor plan, fireplace, a serving bar and fully equipped kitchen and can accommodate 50 people


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