The SteamPlant Event Center is a stylish, urban venue in downtown Salida, Colo. The renovated 1887 steam power plant retains its architectural beauty while exuding a chic atmosphere. For dining and receptions, the venue offers a spacious ballroom with century-old, exposed brick walls, natural hardwood floors and 30-foot ceilings. It seats up to 220 guests, has full banquet facilities and overlooks a picturesque outdoor cobblestone plaza and the Arkansas River. On warm evenings, events extend onto the plaza for drinks, dining and dancing under a canopy of stars. The grounds additionally include a 200-seat theater, several art galleries and boutique convention space with fully equipped conference rooms. Each is linked by a cobblestone walkway that stretches to the banks of the river and is surrounded by stunning views of the Rocky Mountains. Our on-site events & wedding coordinators have the expertise, taste and energy to create a custom event for any occasion, from small down-home affairs, to boutique meetings and conferences to concerts and elegant extravaganzas.
For dining and receptions, the venue offers a spacious ballroom with century-old, exposed brick walls, natural hardwood floors and 30-foot ceilings. It seats up to 220 guests, has full banquet facilities and overlooks a picturesque outdoor cobblestone plaza and the Arkansas River. It also works well for corporate meetings and community events.
Our packages were designed to take the stress and pressure off of you. We were named the best wedding ceremony site and best reception site in Colorado Springs by mywedding.com last year and have a lot of experience. Our staff is very friendly, fun and professional. They might even bust out some fun dance moves once your reception gets really rolling. We throw one mean party and if you like great sound and an awesome dance floor, there is no better place in Buena Vista than The Loft Theater.
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