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Edmonton’s 11 Fanciest Unique Wedding Venues 

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Edmonton’s 11 Fanciest Unique Wedding Venues 

A wedding is a sacred ceremony that brings two people together in front of their beloved family and friends. It’s natural to want the best and most memorable things for that ceremony! 

Now, aside from finding the best rings and bridal gowns, one of the most hectic parts of the wedding planning process is finding a venue. 

Luckily for you, we’ve already put together a list of the best unique wedding venues in the city right here. Check them out below!

Mirage Banquet Hall

Source: Mirage Banquet Hall 

The Mirage Banquet Hall is one of Edmonton's premier halls usually used for weddings, banquets, and receptions. It has an indoor setting and a covered outdoor event space for wedding ceremonies. 

What's great about this banquet hall is that you can pick the style, theme, and entertainment style you prefer for your wedding. It has two halls that can accommodate more than 800 people, depending on your preferred layout.  

You can have the halls set in banquet style or reception style. Besides that, you can request the floor plans if you prefer to tweak the hall's layout. 

We also like the variety of catering services they offer. Whether you want a buffet, family-style dinner, hors d'oeuvres, French service, or cocktail reception, the whole staff can cater to your needs. 

Mirage Banquet Hall
What makes it unique• Customizable hall layout

• Offers French service

Best for• Indoor weddings

• Modern weddings

• Rustic weddings

Capacity• 100 to 860 people
Services offered• Registry desk

• Setup and removal of chairs

• Space for the aisle

• Wedding ceremony rehearsal

• Multiple 9'x12' projection screens

• In-house catering

• Built-in bars

• Stage and dance floor

• Buffet area

• Washrooms

• Bridal room

• Lighting and sound system

• Lounge area

• Onsite event coordinator

• Onsite catering service

• Handicapped accessible areas

Wi-Fi

Pricing• Wedding ceremony - $500 to $5,000

• Wedding reception - $500 to $7,000

• Minimum cost for catering - $0 to $50 per head

• Maximum cost for catering - $200 to $250 per head

The Royal Palace 

The Royal Palace

Source: The Royal Palace 

What makes it unique• Starlight dance floor

• Grand staircase

Best for• Modern weddings
Capacity• 100 to 950 people
Services offered• Starlight dance floor

• Wedding planning services

• DJ, lighting, and audiovisual equipment

• Chairs, tables, and centerpieces

• Linen table covers

• Cleanup services

• Wall draping and other decorations

• Altar/arch

• Lighting system

• Stage setup

• Heating and cooling system

• Catering services

• Private dressing room

• Photo booth

• Wheelchair access

• Free parking

• Photography and videography services

Pricing• Wedding ceremony - starts at $250 to $500

• Wedding reception - starts at $250 to $500

• Minimum cost for catering - $0 to $50 per head

• Maximum cost for catering - $50 to $60 per head

The Royal Palace is an event facility for banquets, conferences, corporate functions, and special occasions. 

It’s an excellent venue for wedding ceremonies and receptions because it features two event spaces that can take in 950 guests. 

Every bride deserves to be in the spotlight during this special day, so the Royal Palace offers a beautiful grand staircase to give brides an impactful and fairytale-like entry. Hire a wedding photographer and videographer to capture this memorable event. 

What makes this event space unique is its starlight dance floor. The newlyweds can enjoy their magical first dance on a LED floor that twinkles in different colors. 

Furthermore, they offer diverse menu options to suit the theme and flavor you want for your wedding. Some of the cuisines their chefs specialize in are the Indian menu, Gurudwara menu, Continental menu, and Hors d’oeuvres menu. 

Studio96

Studio96

Source: Studio96

What makes it unique• Historic landmark

• Moroccan-themed event space

Best for• Intimate weddings

• Rustic weddings

Capacity• 30 to 200 people
Services offered• Dance floor and stage

• Special decor rentals

• In-house catering

• AV system

Bar services

• Bridal suite

• Audio equipment

• Setup and cleanup services

• Event coordinator

• Live music and DJs

• Wedding cakes

Wedding flowers

• Photography and video services

Pricing• Wedding ceremony - $1,750 to $2750

• Wedding reception - $3,600 to $5,500

• Minimum cost for catering - $60 to $70

• Maximum cost for catering - starts at $250

Studio96 is a rustic event space in downtown Edmonton. It was once a historic church, but it was redeveloped into a cozy and Moroccan-themed venue. 

It may not be as spacious and grand as other event halls, but it’s a favorite pick for wedding ceremonies, receptions, and bridal showers. 

It’s great for intimate weddings because their wedding ceremony and banquet reception packages are good for 150 guests, while the ceremony and cocktail-style receptions can accommodate 200 guests. 

Edmonton Convention Centre

Edmonton Convention Centre

Source: Edmonton Convention Centre 

What makes it unique• 150,000 square feet event space

• Offers all-inclusive wedding packages

• In-house team of Red Seal Chefs

Best for• Large-scale weddings

• Classic weddings

Capacity• 80 to 1,000 people
Services offered• Function rental space

• Full physical setup and cleanup

• Choice of plated dinner

Fine dining menus

• Catering and bar

• Dance floor

• Unlimited pop and juice

• Wedding manager

• Furniture, chairs, and table

• Lighting

• Bridal suite

• Barware, flatware, and glassware

Pricing• Wedding ceremony - starts at $750 to $1,000

• Wedding reception - starts at $750 to $1,000

• Minimum cost for catering - $0 to $50

• Maximum cost for catering - $150 to $200

Edmonton Convention Centre is a 150,000 square feet (13,936 square meters) banquet hall for various events. 

If you prefer to hold the ceremony with the picturesque view of the North Saskatchewan River Valley as your backdrop, you can pick the Riverview Room. However, this room can only accommodate 80 to 140 guests. 

Alternatively, you can choose the Salon Ballrooms if you prefer a larger space. The rooms are customizable and can take in 80 to 400 guests. 

All-inclusive packages are also available for couples looking for a one-stop shop and service provider for their wedding. These packages include the service of an in-house team of 11 Red Seal chefs led by chef Serge Belair – Canadian Chef of the Year (2012). 

Fairmont Hotel Macdonald

Fairmont Hotel Macdonald

Source: Blush Magazine 

What makes it unique• Variety of rooms to choose from

• Can have a very private event

Best for• Classic indoor weddings
Capacity• 50 to 150 people
Services offeredhttps://midtowneventcentre.com/services/
PricingContact for more information

Fairmont Hotel Macdonald offers indoor and outdoor settings for ceremonies and events such as engagement parties, bridal showers, rehearsal dinners, ceremonies, and receptions. 

It features five event rooms that can be used for intimate gatherings and grand celebrations. Here are the event rooms and their capacities. 

  • Empire Ballroom – 200 to 350 guests 
  • Wedgwood Room – 32 to 125 guests
  • Jasper Room – 30 to 60 guests
  • Drawing Room – 30 to 60 guests 
  • Edmonton Room – 20 to 50 guests. 

Note that each event room’s minimum and maximum capacity can still vary depending on the venue specifications and layout. 

If you prefer an intimate wedding ceremony in an outdoor setting, you can choose the parlor or gazebo that can accommodate 10 to 25 guests.  

Midtown Event Centre

Source: Midtown Event Centre Webste

What makes it unique• Variety of rooms to choose from

• Can have a very private event

Best for• Classic indoor weddings
Capacity• 50 to 150 people
Services offeredhttps://midtowneventcentre.com/services/
PricingContact for more information

Midtown Event Centre is a locally owned place that we think is another great choice to have your wedding!

The goal of this centre is to deliver cost-effective event venue options and to to this without compromising the quality of service and amenities.

What we like about this venue is the convenience of their location, their ample free parking, and wheelchair accessible spaces.

Here, you have the option between a variety of rooms depending on how big or small you want your wedding to be. The room with the largest capacity can hold up to 150 pax.

If you want complete privacy for your event, we like that they can arrange for the uninterrupted use of the entire venue. This way you can have total control of the flow of guest traffic, decor, and everything else!

All in all, we think this is great place to celebrate your big day.

The Starlite Room

Source: The Starlite Room

What makes it unique• Spacious venue

• Highly accommodating to bands and other musical events

Best forMusic events and themed weddings
Capacity
Services offeredhttps://starliteroom.ca/venue-info/
Pricing

The Starlite Room it’s an event venue that accommodates a versatile range of musical events considering the building’s rich history and flexible spaces that can easily house guests and participants.

We like that the said venue is complete when it comes to facilities and amenities to ensure that both audiences and artists can properly have access to their needs during their stay at the venue.

Furthermore, more guests are able to be accommodated since they no longer require membership when availing or attending an event in the said venue.

Note though that there are a variety of restrictions when it comes to their policies and checks that guests may need to take note of in advance should they be attending an event in the building.

Overall, with their spacious venues, excellent communication, and amicable customer service, we recommend them to clients looking for a venue for their musical event.

Royal Glenora Club

Source: Royal Glenora Club

What makes it uniqueCustomizable hall layout
Best forWeddings and other special events
CapacityUp to 1000 people
Services offeredDine, Drink, Social, Athletics, Fitness, Wedding, Special Events, and Corporate Events
PricingCheck their website for the full pricing list

At Royal Glenora Club, our wedding venue services offer a picturesque setting overlooking the river valley, providing a beautiful backdrop for your special day. We take pride in offering customizable wedding packages tailored to suit your preferences and budget, ensuring a memorable experience for you and your guests.

Our experienced event coordinators are dedicated to ensuring every detail of your wedding day is executed flawlessly, from planning to execution. We prioritize efficiency and professionalism to ensure a stress-free and enjoyable experience for you and your loved ones.

We understand the importance of quality when it comes to your wedding day, which is why we maintain high standards of service and amenities. From elegant ballrooms to scenic outdoor spaces, our venues are designed to exceed your expectations and create lasting memories.

Our pricing is competitive, offering value for money without compromising on the quality of our services or facilities. We believe in transparency and strive to work within your budget to create the wedding of your dreams without breaking the bank.

At Royal Glenora Club, our team is committed to providing exceptional service and personalized attention to every couple. We are here to support you every step of the way, from initial planning to the final farewell, ensuring your wedding day is everything you’ve dreamed of and more.

Always Occasions 

SERVICES Weddings
Private Parties
Corporate Events
WEBSITEhttp://alwaysoccasions.com 
ADDRESS780.951.2952
[email protected]
CONTACT DETAILS10714 120TH STREET
EDMONTON, AB
T5H0Z2
MANCHESTER SQUARE
OPERATING HOURSMonday Closed
Tuesday 9 AM–5 PM
Wednesday 9 AM–5 PM
Thursday 9 AM–5 PM
Friday 9 AM–12 AM
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours

If you’re looking for one of the best and most unique wedding venues in Edmonton, then Always Occasions  is the best one for you. They worked hard to create a venue that is both distinctive and beautiful, with everything you need to plan the ideal wedding. 

A basic modern elegance that allows you to make it your own with ease and all the help you need along the way.They take pleasure in being more than just a venue. There’s more to it than just space. They are passionate about what they do and believe in your ideal day as much as you do.

With packages that include not only their lovely place but also a comprehensive list of approved providers they appreciate,You have the flexibility to choose which you use, but believe them when they claim they chose some of the finest.

Edmonton Expo Centre

SERVICES Event Venues
WEBSITEedmontonexpocentre.com
ADDRESSEdmonton EXPO Centre7515 – 118 Ave NW Edmonton, Alberta T5B 0J2
CONTACT DETAILS780.471.7377
[email protected]
OPERATING HOURSMonday – Sunday, 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

The Edmonton EXPO Centre’s 522,000 square feet of space offers a plethora of alternatives and thrilling prospects. We think it’s commendable that they realize that they are on Treaty 6 territory and in Métis Nation of Alberta Region 4. They recognize this area as the historic home of numerous Indigenous Peoples, including the Cree, Blackfoot, Métis, Nakota Sioux, Dene, Saulteaux, Anishinaabe, and Inuit, whose histories, languages, and cultures continue to impact their thriving community.

They have hosted over 400 events and 1.3 million guests every year throughout the years. The Edmonton EXPO Centre is Western Canada’s largest show venue. The Edmonton EXPO Centre was designed for versatility and great size, so the possibilities for one-of-a-kind events are endless—from the largest trade exhibits to live entertainment, athletic events, conferences, and more, you can experience it all at the Edmonton EXPO Centre.

They have established themselves as a valuable community partner and neighbor. The Edmonton EXPO Centre, which is owned by the City of Edmonton and administered by Explore Edmonton, exists to bring beneficial environmental, economic, and social benefits to the Edmonton region, including more than $74.4 million in economic impact in 2019.

Currently, the events that are booming on The Edmonton Expo Centre are all about weddings, especially since February has just passed. This rate will continue because summer is one of the best wedding seasons of the year.

The Butternut Tree

WHAT MAKES IT UNIQUEIt’s on the beautiful Alberta Legislature Grounds just off Edmonton’s majestic river valley
BEST FORWedding Venue
CAPACITY10-90 guests
SERVICES OFFEREDThey provide an à la carte or tasting menu, as well as hors d’oeuvres, a tasting menu, or a pre-set meal for private experiences with 30 or more people. (Wedding event)
PRICINGContact for more information

After 10 years of exploring the globe and its flavors, Chef Scott Downey has returned to the prairies and is ready to expose Edmontonians to his vision of Canadian cuisine. The Butternut Tree, which opened in August 2017, is located just a short distance from the picturesque Alberta Legislature Grounds, right along Edmonton’s majestic river valley. 

Chef Downey’s first restaurant, with a panoramic perspective, pays respect to the places he’s lived, worked, and visited, while presenting seasonal delicacies from Canada’s distinctive geography.

The Butternut Tree is located just a short distance from the stunning Alberta Legislature grounds and the picturesque river valley of Edmonton. Our restaurant, with a panoramic outlook, pays homage to the Canadian frontier while highlighting fresh ingredients from Canada’s distinct terroir.