Private Events

At SevenVenues, we pride ourselves on flexibility and creativity. From the Circus to business luncheons, we’ve seen it all and have the venues, staff, and experience to take your event over the top. Whether you need a meeting room for 20 or an elegant banquet setting for 250, look no further than SevenVenues for all your non-ticketed private party needs. This section of the website is designed to showcase our venues and spark your imagination. We look forward to working with you to transform your ideas into a successful reality.

Attucks Theatre Banquet Rooms

The Attucks Theatre is a slice of history located in the center of Norfolk’s minority community. For intimate settings, the Lower Banquet Room can accommodate receptions up to 180 and banquets up to 96. For larger celebrations, the Upper Banquet Room can accommodate receptions up to 200 and banquets up to 150. Perfect for birthday parties, school dances, holiday parties, and reunions, the Attucks provides an atmosphere that will surely make your event one to remember.
*Capacity Information:

  • Upper Banquet Room: 200 maximum standing, 150 maximum seated. (2,545 sq. ft.)
  • Lower Banquet Room: 180 maximum standing, 96 maximum seated. (1,495 sq. ft.)
  • Lobby: 100 maximum standing

Chrysler Hall Dress Circle

With rich décor and glorious chandeliers, the Chrysler Hall Dress Cirlce is the perfect complement to your next major event. Ideal for large birthday or holiday parties, school proms, and other receptions, the Grand Lobby will make your event a memorable occasion.
*Capacity Information:

  • 450 standing, 250 seated

Chrysler Hall Stage Left Lounge

Chrysler Hall’s Stage Left Lounge combines a quiet, private atmosphere with elegance and class that make it a perfect fit to spice up your next business meeting or luncheon. Rent out the lounge on show day and enjoy delicious food and drinks before heading down to catch the show. Whatever the occasion, Stage Left Lounge is an ideal fit for your smaller scale event.
*Capacity Information:

  • 50 occupants maximum

Harrison Opera House Grand Lobby

A three-story grand lobby with cantilevered balcony lobby, floor to ceiling windows, and spectacular towers to frame the façade. This is the definition of elegant and can be found at Norfolk’s Harrison Opera House. With room for 350 standing for cocktails or 225 seated for a banquet, Harrison is the perfect location for high school prom, large scale receptions and banquets, and birthday and retirement parties. If you’re looking for a venue to fit your elegant affair, look no further than Harrison Opera House.
*Capacity Information:

  • 350 for standing cocktails, 225 for seated dinners. (3,278 sq. ft.)

Scope Arena Exhibition Halls

The Norfolk Scope Exhibition Halls are the perfect setting for your large event. With room for thousands of guests, the modular Exhibition Halls are ideal for reunions, high school prom, alumni gatherings, or any major occasion.
*Capacity Information:

  • Ex. Hall A: 13,420 sq. ft.
  • Ex. Hall B: 11,220 sq. ft.
  • Ex. Hall C: 15,355 sq. ft.
  • Ex. Hall D: 18,435 sq. ft.
  • Ex. Hall A-D: 58,430 sq. ft.

Scope Arena Meeting Rooms

The Scope also is home to four meetings rooms; great for offsite business meetings, luncheons, training sessions or birthday parties on event days. Book one of our meeting rooms today to make your next event memorable for all involved.
*Capacity Information:

  • Meeting Room 1: 70 occupants maximum
  • Meeting Room 2: 100 occupants maximum
  • Meeting Room 3: 100 occupants maximum
  • Meeting Room 4: 200 occupants maximum
  • Meeting Rooms 1-3: 300 occupants maximum

Scope Arena Showcase Restaurant

Visit the newly remodeled Showcase Restaurant at Scope Arena, the perfect place for dinner before the game! The Showcase Restaurant features an all-you-can-eat dinner buffet, a la carte menu and a full service bar.
*Capacity Information:

  • 150 occupants maximum

Selden Arcade

** We are not renting Selden Arcade at this time, due to unforseen construction in the area.

The perfect link between Norfolk's nightlife and a bustling financial district, Selden serves as an attractive gateway to the city. This gem amond a city of jewels sits squarely in the center of it all, nestled between Plume and Main Street. The Arcade originally opened in 1931 and was redesigned and reopened in 2005 as the city's cultural arts facility. With towering ceilings and glass storefronts, this space will give your guests plenty to take in.

450 standing, 220 seated

Wells Theatre Lobby Spaces

The Wells Theatre is historical magnificence defined. With the ability to host receptions up to 150 and banquets up to 48, the Wells Theatre is an ideal setting to bring extravagance to your next holiday party, fund raiser, or reception.
*Capacity Information:

  • Main Lobby: 150 maximum standing, 48 maximum seated
  • Side Lobby: 70 maximum standing, 32 maximum seated

*Capacity limits may be altered depending on layout.


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