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Art Center Waco
Outdoors courtyard. Capacity 250 banquet. (254) 752-4371

Baylor Club
1001 S. Martin Luther King Blvd. (254) 710-8074. The Baylor Club in McLane Stadium has several event areas. The Ballroom capacity is 350-400 banquet; Suite Lounge capacity is 200 banquet; North Lounge is 80 banquet; and the President’s Suite is 50-80 people. Other smaller spaces are also available.

Bellmead Civic Center
3900 Parrish Street, Bellmead, Texas 76705. Phone: (254) 799-2418. The Civic Center consists of three rooms, Auditorium (up to 300 banquet), Lions Room (100 banquet) and the Senior Room (100 banquet).

Cameron Park Zoo
Rent the Zoo’s Treetops, Asian Forest, the Aquariums, Gibbon Deck, Lemur Deck, and other Zoo locations. The Zoo also offers The Pavilion, a 6,000 sq. ft. open air covered stone pavilion seating up to 300 banquet at rounds. Bridal dressing room, ceiling fans, and prep kitchen for caterers. (254) 750-8423.

The CAST
Located in the former Woolworth building at 605 Austin Avenue, 76701. (254) 313-8920.

Castle Heights Bijoux
Events center located at 2500 Washington Avenue, 76701. (254) 498-3770.

Cen-Tex Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
Maximum capacity of the hall is 133 people. (254) 754-7111.

Central Texas Youth Rodeo Arena
1700 Bluebonnet Parkway, McGregor, TX 76657. (254) 840-4604.

Chapel at Meyer Center
1226 Washington Avenue. (254) 753-4900.  The Chapel is unique with beautiful interior architecture, convenient downtown location, ample parking, and seating for up to 275 people.

City of Waco Multi-Purpose Facility
1020 Elm Ave. (254) 776-6612

City of Waco Parks & Recreation Department
Outdoor Venues – Suspension Bridge, Indian Spring Park, Heritage Square, Cameron Park East, etc. (254) 750-5980.
Indoor Venues – Bledsoe-Miller Clubhouse, Cameron Park Clubhouse (200 banquet), etc. (254) 750-5980.

The Clifton House
Holds 75 seated and 300 for entire grounds. 2600 Austin Avenue. Historic home and grounds. (254) 753-5574

Dr Pepper Museum
Classroom seats 30. Auditorium seats 50. (254) 757-1025

Downtown 301
Located in the former Dudley Haas building. Red room accommodates 225 for a banquet. Large room seats 900 for a banquet. 301 S. 2nd St. (254) 223-0390.

Earle-Harrison House & Pape Gardens
5.82-acre garden and house museum near downtown Waco. Permanent outdoor tent to accommodate weddings from 25 – 600 people. 1901 N. 5th Street (254) 753-2032

Extraco Events Complex
5,600 seat arena. 28,000 sf General Exhibits Bldg. 18,000 sf Fine Arts Bldg. (254) 776-1660

Hewitt Meeting & Event Center
208 ChamaHewitt, TX 76643. (254) 666-2442. The center has one main/large room, four small rooms that be converted into two rooms, full kitchen, foyer, and, ADA compliant bathroom facilities.

Hoffman Hall (Hoffman Banana Building)
400 South 4th Street, Waco, TX 76701. (254) 297-7878 or (254) 498-9824. 4,240 sq. ft. seats 450 people auditorium style. Also available are the RPM Game Room and Grille and Jakarta Mud Hut (coffee shop).

Jubilee Theatre
1319 N. 15th Street. (254) 753-4900.  Seating for 190 people, sound system, theater lighting.  World Cup Café is adjacent.

Lion’s Den
7,140 sf. Capacity 400 banquet. (254) 772-4340

The Main Place
Special events center. 315 S. Main St., McGregor, TX 76657. (254) 749-8171. Email: bonnie@mcgregormirror.com

Masonic Grand Lodge
Auditorium for 5,000 (no a/c). (254) 753-7395

McLennan Community College Conference Center
Room can subdivide into 6 conference rooms. Capacity up to 328 banquet. Contact for meeting space: Belinda Shelburne at (254) 299-8586.

McLennan Community College’s Highlander Ranch
Contact for meeting space: Stacy Howard at (254) 299-8584.
Conference center in plush ranch setting seats 30 classroom. Stall banquet area holds 80-100. Large arenas for concerts, equine events, etc. .

The Palladium
Seats 300 banquet; 6500 sq. ft. 729 Austin Ave. (254) 716-7252.

The Phoenix Ballroom
401 South 3rd Street, Waco, TX 76706. (254) 723-8190. 10,000 sq. ft. ballroom seats up to 468 banquet style and 650 auditorium style.

The Praetorian
601 Franklin Avenue, Waco, TX 76701. (254) 307-8897. info@praetorian.info. Accommodates up to 125 people banquet style, 2,200 sq. ft. Located in the historic 1912 Praetorian building, built in the Chicago School of Design, whereby the base and crown of the building are inspired by the capitols of Roman columns and the middle floors act as the central shaft of the column itself.

Red Men Hall
3,600 sq. ft. Capacity 200 banquet. (254) 756-1221

River Pavilion at Brazos Bluffs
800 sq. ft. screened-in river pavilion with a large patio and 1,330 sq. ft. deck. (254) 722-9182

Rooftop Receptions
708 Austin Ave., Waco, TX 76701. (254) 741-9393. Rental space will accommodate up to 175. The outside will accommodate an additional 100.

Roosevelt Ballroom
400 Austin Ave, Waco, TX 76701. (254) 753-0771. 2,730 sq. ft. in ballroom; with mezzanine, 8,900 sq. ft.

Sacred Heart Catholic Church’s Soler Parish Activity Center
2621 Bagby Ave. 5,000 sq. ft. Seats 500 banquet. (254) 756-2656.

Texas Life Annex
1000 Washington Ave. Capacity 200 banquet. (254) 745-6303.

Lee Lockwood Library and Museum
8,600 sq. ft. Capacity 500 banquet. Also, fixed seat auditorium seats 340. (254) 754-3942

Texas Ranger Museum
Knox Hall – 6,000 sq. ft., banquet capacity – 400, theater style capacity over 600.
Texas Ranger Education Center – Capacity 60 classroom. (254) 750-8631.

Texas Sports Hall of Fame
Approximately 3,000 sq. ft. museum. Great Hall seats 325 people banquet, Cotton Bowl seats 60 people auditorium. The Landry Theatre seats 60 banquet style. (254) 756-1633

Waco Convention Center
119,000 sq. ft. with 9 rooms ranging from 800 to 32,000 sq. ft. Can subdivide into 18 rooms. (800) 321-9226 or (254) 750-5810.

 

Meeting Space in Restaurants

1424 Bistro
Separate meeting area in back of restaurant. 1424 Washington Avenue. (254) 752-7385

Diamondback’s Steak House
The Diamondback’s Room (semi-private, seats 10), The Wine Room (seats 18), The Banquet Room (seats 50), The Hall at Diamondback’s (seats 300. Opening January 2014). (254) 870-0901

El Chico
Private room seating 50-60. 2111 South Valley Mills Drive. (254) 662-2750

Elite Cafe
Two meeting rooms. 2132 South Valley Mills Drive. (254) 754-4941

George’s Restaurant
Private party room/banquet hall seats up to 175. 1925 Speight. (254) 753-1421.

Golden Corral
Private party room. 618 N Valley Mills Dr. (254)751-9088.

Klassy Glass
Separate meeting room. 723 Austin Avenue. (254) 752-1808

Ninfa’s
Private room seats about 70. (254) 757-2050
Private separate meeting space, configured down to 100 – can hold up to 500 people

Poppa Rollo’s Pizza
Private party facilities can accommodate groups up to 200. 703 N. Valley Mills Drive, (254) 776-6776.

Uncle Dan’s
Private party room. 1001 Lake Air Drive. (254) 772-3532

World Cup Cafe & Fair Trade Market
1321 N. 15th Street. (254) 757-1748.  Fair Trade Market is available as semi-private meeting room (10- 40 people depending on seating) during regular café hours, and is also available for after hours rental.