Arena Stage

1101 6th Street SW Washington, DC
Typically Responds within 24 hours
Max Capacity: 3697 people
Your guests can dine and drink…laugh and cry…be entertained…and get inspired – all under one roof! For planners seeking a dramatic touch, the Mead Center is the perfect Washington, D.C. destination for your next conference, trade show or meeting. Get to work, and get inspired, in the sunlight-washed Molly Smith Study – this flexible, creative space will push the agenda “outside the box” for your next brain-storming session, board meeting or lecture. The Kogod Cradle, equipped with state-of-the-art sound, lighting and projection equipment, is an elegant setting for intimate conferences of 200 or less. Or, utilize the entire Mead Center for your next trade show or exposition – our spacious lobbies can accommodate up to 50 booths, with room to spare for dining and networking on the Café level.
Recommendations
Location
Amenities
  • Air Conditioned
  • Cafeteria/Snack Bar Available
  • Designated Bus Loading Area
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Non-Smoking
  • Outside Catering Allowed
Features
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 3697
  • Nearest Airport: 1-5 miles
  • Nearest Overnight Accommodations: Less than 1 mile
  • Nearest Public Transportation: Less than 1 mile
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 2
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 17,800
Laurel, MD  
Capacity: 620
We are a full service banquet hall specializing in weddings, Traditional African weddings, Bar and Bat Mitzvah's, Quinceanera's, Sangeets, Henna parties, business & corporate functions. We have two very large halls (the largest seating up to 400 guests) and a modern foyer for all your event needs and we are setting the standard in first class service. Please call us between the hours of 11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. to schedule a guided tour of our banquet halls and to check on your date availability. What Comes With Both Halls 8 hour rental up till 3:00 a.m. (this is actual party time not setup or cleanup time) Gold Chiarvari Chairs 72" Round Tables Rectangular Tables Movable Stages Movable Bar Dance Floor Very large prep kitchen Restroom attendant 2 large dressing rooms (Only In The Ellicott Hall) We set up the hall before your event We clean up after your event Parking attendants to show your guests where to park (if your guest count exceeds 150) * You can extend most party past 3:00 a.m. at additional costs Hall Capacity The Columbia Hall - Seats up to 220 guests banquet style The Ellicott Hall - Seats up to 400 guests banquet style Please see pricing packages below.
Baltimore, MD  
Capacity: 240
$30-$160 per person
The leader of venues on the water. We offer ceremonies, receptions, cocktail hours, business meetings, reunions and many social Gala events. Our facility on the first floor consists of a 100 seat restaurant and a 150 seats capacity on the patio during the season with full bars directly on the water. We offer group lunch on the first floor and meetings on the second. We are handicap accessible, and offer 3 hours free parking.
Sterling, VA  
Capacity: 200
$25-$64 per person
Compass & Anchor Club is conveniently located near Dulles International Airport, Routes 28 and 7, where we have been Sterling's leading full service wedding reception site for nearly 30 years. Our club is available for wedding receptions and ceremonies, birthday parties, anniversaries, holiday parties, corporate meetings and events or any other celebration. Located in a historic, fully renovated dairy barn, the Club features beautiful hardwood flooring, an upper loft, lots of natural light and a beautiful center staircase for a grandiose entrance - perfect for a wedding ceremony. Whether you are planning a special event such as anniversary, graduation or a birthday party let our Event Professional assist you with your preparations. We will propose a menu that is appropriate for your specific taste and budget. Without a doubt, we will have the type of food that will provide your guests with a high quality culinary experience. We can also create a menu around a particular theme room set-up and culinary presentations are the tools that we use to make your "theme" event fun, festive and memorable for everyone.
Dundalk, MD  
Capacity: 125
Baltimore's Hidden Treasure! 2500 square foot waterfront venue, 20 minutes from downtown Baltimore. Handicap accessible facility with wrap-around deck; separate fire pit; 25' bar with waterfront view, stone fireplace, pool table, and more. Check out the pictures! Baltimore's most affordable waterfront venue! RATES: $150/hour Monday - Friday; $200/hour Saturday & Sunday; 7 hour minimum
Fredericksburg, VA  
Capacity: 750
The Fredericksburg Hospitality House and Conference Center is the premier full service hotel and meeting facility in the Fredericksburg area. We specialize in Weddings, Family Reunions, Military Reunions, Association Conventions and Annual Meetings, Corporate Retreats, Sales Meetings and Distributor Meetings and Religious events. Conveniently located off of Interstate 95, at Exit 130 B, 50 miles from DC and Richmond, located in Central Park Fredericksburg and Celebrate Virginia and surrounded by shops, entertainment restaurants. Minutes from Old Town Fredericksburg and our quaint historic district and civil war battlefields, 15 miles from the Marine Corps Museum and 25 miles to Kings Dominion Amusement Park. Enjoy our outdoor seasonal pool, and 194 rooms including Wired and Wireless Complimentary High Speed Internet. All rooms also feature mini-refrigerators, balconies or walkouts and microwaves. We feature the largest convention space together with hotel accommodations within a 50 mile radius with over 12,000 sq. feet of meeting space. We can accommodate any group up to 600 people for your event, wedding or convention. For your down time, visit our fitness room, Ledo Pizza and Pasta or Shannon’s Lounge. Looking for the perfect venue for a wedding, contact our wedding specialist, Bonnie Martin.
Waterford, VA  
Capacity: 300
$1,000-$5,500 per event
The Inn At Waterford is a Bed and Breakfast Inn and a Wedding Venue in Waterford, VA and sits on nine beautiful acres overlooking rolling hills and picturesque views. We are located near the historic village of Waterford in the heart of Northern Virginia horse and wine country. We are conveniently located fifty miles from Washington D.C. and twenty miles from Dulles Airport. We also host rehearsal dinners, celebrations, office parties, and corporate events. Our rustic barn seats up to 50 and the attached patio seats 40. The beautiful dinning and living rooms of the Inn seat 20. The Inn has space for tented events that accommodates 200+.