The Cadre Building 149 Monroe Avenue • Memphis • TN 38103


The Cadre Building

149 Monroe Avenue
Memphis, TN 38103
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Why You'll Love This Place

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  • Built in 1928 and located in the heart of downtown Memphis, the timeless Cadre Building features a grand 13,000-square-foot ballroom filled with crystal chandeliers, stately columns with hand-painted gold-leaf molding, and champagne-hued drapery.
  • The venue can accommodate all of your celebrations: After your guests watch you exchange vows, they can mingle over cocktails on the spacious mezzanine while the ceremony area is transformed into a gorgeous reception space.
  • Experienced, full-time event professionals make your day seamless. Their coordinators can help you plan everything from food and beverages to entertainment, transportation, florals, and specialty décor for a truly customized wedding.

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Prices: What's this going to cost?


Rental Fee
  • $4,500–10,500/event
  • Rental fee varies depending on:
    • Day of week
  • All rental fees include:

    • 10-hour venue access (5 hours for setup and use of the dressing suite and 5 hours for the event, plus 90 minutes for vendor cleanup)—with additional time possible at $350/hour
    • Assorted tables & gold Chiavari chairs
    • Black or ivory crinkle linens
    • A green room for the band or DJ
    • Venue access for engagement or bridal photos
    • 90-minute rehearsal for on-site ceremonies held the week of the event
    • On-site event manager

    Monday–Thursday | $4,500
    Friday and Sunday
    | $6,500
    Saturday | $8,500
    Public Events and Holidays
    | 10,500

Meals (when priced separately)
  • $20/person and up
Service Charge or Gratuity
  • 22%
Additional Info
  • Hosted bar packages vary based on the length of the event and package chosen; for example, 5-hour bar service ranges $36/person for beer & wine to $78/person for a platinum bar. Consumption bar and drink tickets are also available.

Capacity

Indoors Outdoors
Ceremony Seated 350 0
Cocktails, etc. Standing 1000 0
Reception Seated 350 0
Meetings Total meeting capacity for this venue is 350.

Venue Details

Site Uses

  • Ceremony
  • Wedding Receptions
  • Small Wedding
  • All-Inclusive
  • Rehearsal Dinner
  • Special Events / Parties
  • Business Functions / Meetings

Essential Info

Price

$ • $$ • $$$

Catering

In-house

Alcohol

In-house

Amplified Music

Indoors

Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair accessible

Availability

Year-round, daily, anytime.

Venue Type

Buildings, other structures, and natural settings available at this venue:

  • Ballroom
  • Banquet Hall / Events Facility
  • Historic / Landmark Building

Venue Views

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  • Cityscape

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