The Emerge Building

516 Tennessee St, Memphis, TN
Capacity: 200 people

About The Emerge Building

The Emerge Building is an event venue located in Memphis, TN. Situated downtown near the city's riverfront, the historic landmark is a premier destination for any milestone occasion. When celebrating with us, clients and their loved ones can admire views of the Mississippi River and the city's harmonious skyline. The Emerge Building features two versatile settings where unforgettable ceremonies, cocktail hours, and receptions can be held. The TriStar Space consists of 7,000-square-feet of event space where guests can mingle and create lifelong memories together. Complete with soaring ceilings, original brick walls, and hardwood floors, the interior showcases the building's historic charm. During special occasions, the setting often floods with natural light thanks to its 14 historic windows. The bright, airy event space offers an aesthetically pleasing backdrop that can be customized or simply enjoyed as is. Alternatively, guests can choose to host their event on our rooftop patio. The open-air space can comfortably accommodate up to 60 guests. From wedding showers and engagement parties to birthday parties and cocktail hours, our venue is happy to help you celebrate any event! To simplify planning experiences, The Emerge Building is happy to provide a number of thoughtful amenities and services. Event essentials such as tables, chairs, and a rolling bar will be provided for each celebration setting. For guidance and support, our facility manager will be there to assist on special days. The venue also welcomes you to work with our preferred photographers, catering teams, event coordinators, and other vendors to add your own personal touch to your celebration.

Event Pricing

Standard Event Pricing
$2,000 - $6,500 /event
Pricing for all event types
Short Term Event Pricing - Events within 90 days of Booking
$1,500 /event
Pricing for parties and meetings only

Event Spaces

TriStar Space
TriStar Space
The Rooftop
The Rooftop
Venue Types
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Outside Catering Allowed
  • Waterview
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 200
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 2
  • Special Features: TriStar Space: 150 White Folding Chairs included in rental 15 60" round tables included in rental 15 6 ft rectangle tables included in rental Free Wifi Dimmable Lighting Throughout Site Manager included in rental
  • Year Renovated: 2021