Your wedding ceremony and reception is a big event... literally, it's going to be BIG! You've just started compiling your guest list and you're not sure how you came to know so many family, friends, coworkers, and community members but each play a special role in your life and you want to be sure they are invited to your big day.
Beautiful Ballroom Weddings
The answer is the Mayo Civic Center! Not only are we one of the most unique wedding venues in Rochester, MN, we are among the few ballroom venues that has the capacity and know-how to properly host a big crowd. Our beautiful new Ballroom, can comfortably seat up to 2,000 guests and can be further divided to accommodate parties from 350-900 people. Rental includes tables, chairs and the dance floor, and the room is all yours from 7am to midnight.
Professional Service & Options
You won’t find another downtown wedding venue in Rochester that offers the level of professional service you get when you work with a team that manages large events every day. Not only that, our scale means that we can provide amenities and options that other Minnesota wedding venues just can’t match!
The Mayo Civic Center works with five locally renowned caterers for you to choose from; all of whom have elaborate experience in serving a variety of cuisines that will meet the needs of all your guests. Latin, Indian, Halal, Kosher - you name it, we can build a menu around it.
Check out our wedding planning guide to help you get started!