Beautiful Ceremonies. Intimate Receptions.

The Wilmington Convention Center was built with the idea of giving you a wedding to remember forever. We’re nestled against the Cape Fear River in historic downtown Wilmington, a wonderful background to your wedding ceremony and reception.

Whatever type of wedding your heart desires, we can make it happen. From cultural, traditional to contemporary, casual to black-tie; plated or passed, we want to be a part of making your big day the one you always dreamed of. Call (910) 251-5101 or Contact Us online to get started.

Wedding Gallery

Wedding Menus and Policies

Please view our guidelines, rental rates, enhancements, and menu packages.

Whether you choose from our established wedding menus or work with our catering team to create a custom menu, you can be sure that the quality and presentation of our food is first class. Our clients rave about our excellent food and we are proud of our reputation for fine dining and outstanding service.

Floor Plan

There are many floor plan options available to meet the specific needs of your wedding. Our Grand Ballroom can accommodate 80 to 800 guests using divided rooms or one large expanse.  Our Jr. Ballroom can accommodate up to 210 guests. For larger events, our Exhibit Hall can host 1,750 banquet style. Perhaps you dream of an outdoor wedding on our 12,000 sf of outdoor event space.

Our stunning Event Lawn,  overlooking the Cape Fear River,  is where many brides have chosen to say “I do.”  Be sure to explore all your options or let our Catering Sales staff help you select the perfect space for your perfect day.

Click here for the Interactive Floor Plan

Facility Event Guide

The Facility Event Guide is the master document that details everything you need to know about planning your banquet event at the Convention Center. From parking to catering, floor plans to pyrotechnics, it’s all in there. Learn more here or download a copy for your records.

Technical Services

If you need information on all of our technical services, visit the Technical Services Page

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