Dexter Ballroom

A Dazzling Space for Your Grand Affair

This second floor ballroom is St. Cecilia Music Center's largest banquet space, which includes a platform stage, two Steinway grand pianos, and ample kitchen facilities. The Dexter Ballroom has elevator and stairway access for your guests, its own restrooms, hardwood floors, and beautiful west-facing windows to showcase the evening sunset.

This ballroom is perfect for weddings, reunions, cocktail parties, fundraisers, anniversary and birthday parties, recitals, and so much more!

Our full-day rental rate gives you access to the room from 12pm to 11:30pm on the day of your event. This fee is a flat rate and includes banquet tables and chairs as well as the setup and teardown of these items.

Maximum Capacity: 250

Plated Dinner: 184
Buffet Dinner: 160
Standing Reception: 250
Meeting/Program: 170

Features and Technology

Platform Stage
Two Steinway Grand Pianos
Beautiful Refinished Wood Flooring
Audio/Visual System
Full Catering Kitchen
Two Private Restrooms
Elevator Access

Rental Rates

Full Day Rentals (12pm - 11:30pm)
Friday - Saturday: $3,200
Sunday - Thursday: $2,230

Half Day (4 Hour Minimum)
Sunday - Thursday: $1010
($270 each additional hour)

Room Availability Calendar

To confirm venue availability, please contact Event & Facility Director Carla Messing at

Rooms + Rates

Each of our spaces offers a unique setting and exclusive features, and all fees include banquet tables and chairs, setup and teardown. Our building is equipped with a barrier-free entrance, elevator, and ample kitchen space.

Price Range
Dexter Ballroom
$1010 - $3,200
Royce Auditorium
$900 - $2,815
Wege Recital Hall
$900 - $1,430
Mika Library
$580 - $1,115

Exclusive Caterers

Our event rental clients may choose from any of our local, specialty caterers on our list for food options. Martha’s Vineyard will provide all bar service and alcohol in our facility. 

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Recommended Vendors

St. Cecilia Music Center has worked with West Michigan community businesses for over a century. See below for a list of recommended vendors for weddings, graduation parties, and more.

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