Chapel Hill's PREMIER Downtown Event Space

Located in the space once occupied by the legendary Carolina Theatre, The Great Room's exposed brick and soft industrial feel gives a grateful nod to Chapel Hill's past while simultaneously embodying its bright future with clean lines, hardwood floors and subtle interiors.

We are an all-inclusive event venue, offering in-house catering, beverage services, and event planning. We strive to make each client's experience seamless and memorable by providing all the essentials you need to host your next event.

With direct access to our main restaurant and Back Bar, guests are guaranteed a truly unique and enjoyable experience for events ranging from weddings, corporate dinners, social gatherings, conferences and much more.

book your next event

Everything in our organization is built around the success of your event. That's why a full team is at your service to handle the details. Whether you are hosting twenty guests or two hundred, we are ready to assist with every detail. 

Weddings on franklin

One of our wedding coordinators will be your representative throughout the planning process, helping with vendor recommendations, assisting you with the use of the space, and ensuring that the plans you've made are executed perfectly. 

common questions

The spaces that make up the Great Room complex can be booked in combination or individually, depending on the number of guests and the needs of your event. The Tank Room, Franklin Room, and Great Room are all part of the complex. 



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