Loray Mill Event Hall

300 S. Firestone St., Gastonia, NC
Capacity: 350 people

About Loray Mill Event Hall

Homesteads Events at Loray Mill is a banquet hall wedding venue located in Gastonia, North Carolina. This property is North Carolina’s largest historical preservation and was originally the largest textile mill in the World, built in 1902. The open-plan event space provides an old-world, industrial ambiance for your wedding event, along with beautiful areas that offers unique wedding photography opportunities, including a large saltwater pool on the grounds. Homesteads Events at Loray Mill offers a range of all-inclusive packages to ensure that your event needs are fully met. Their all-inclusive packaging includes access to the event space the entire day (10am-10pm), use of a selection of tables and chairs, choice of linens, and a choice of catering package. You can also add on an overnight stay in the loft apartment, bar services, cake cutting services, or any other needs you may have for your big day! The venue also offers the option to rent the venue space and catering and bar services separately to suit your needs. With the exception of catering and bar services, couples are welcome to source their own vendors for their special day. Setup and cleanup of your celebration is provided by the dedicated event staff on site to facilitate a stress-free occasion.

Package Pricing

Venue Only
Attendees: 200 max | $350 - $7,200 /event
Pricing for parties and meetings only
All Inclusive Venue & Food Package
Attendees: 100 max | $7,000 - $19,000 /event
Pricing for all event types
Bar Packages
$19 - $42 /person
Pricing for all event types
Homesteads Catering Packages
$28 - $72 /person
Pricing for all event types

Event Spaces

Franklin Hall
Franklin Hall
Lucy Penegar Grand Hall
Lucy Penegar Grand Hall
Speak Easy
Speak Easy
The Cove

Recommendations

Wedding Reception - An Eventective User from OVERLAND PARK, KS

The space was beautiful, the staff was friendly, wonderful to work with and helped make it a perfect night! The food was delicious too!

Venue Types
Amenities
  • Full Bar/Lounge
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Outside Catering Allowed
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
Features
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 350
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 3,500
  • Year Renovated: 2015