FAQs for PNC Reception Center

Frequently Asked Questions

How many weddings do you host at one time?
We only host one wedding at a time- giving you our complete and undivided attention.

How many wedding guests can your ballroom hold?
For Dinner and Dancing we can accommodate up to 300 guests.

Do you have an outdoor site for ceremonies?
Yes, we have two. The East Garden which is in full bloom from Mother’s Day until Halloween and the Enchanted Forest which is more of a park like setting making a horse and carriage arrival quite possible.

Are your menus able to be altered?
Yes we can work with you to tweak our menus to your taste.

Do you require certain vendors at this facility?
No, we do have a list of preferred professionals that we highly recommend however you are free to contract with whomever you like.

Can you offer a Cocktail Station Style Reception?
Yes we have a wonderful menu that allows your guests to experience our culinary delights offered at themed stations located around the main ballroom.

Do you have a separate Bridal Suite?
Yes, we have a Bridal suite that can accommodate you and your bridal party with its own powder room attached.

Is your facility handicap accessible?
Yes, in fact the whole building is on one level allowing easy access for all your guests.

Do you offer a separate cocktail room? Is there any outside areas?
Yes our Terrace Rooms are separate from the ballroom and during the spring, summer and fall our outside Terrace Room lets your guests enjoy alfresco dining.

Do you allow outside caterers?
Yes, Merri-Makers does allow outside ethnic caterers in the building.

Do your wedding packages include the wedding cake?
Yes, a custom wedding cake is included in all of our wedding packages.

Do you offer Valet Parking?
Yes Valet Parking is complimentary with all weddings and is available at an additional cost for all other social and corporate functions.

Are we able to upgrade the packages? The linens? Bar?
Yes, your consultant can help you with adding new and exciting stations to cocktail, enhancing your entrée choices, adding a Viennese Table. They can also assist you in choosing some specialty linens or moving up to a Top Shelf Bar.