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The Backstage Event Center

The Backstage Event Center Unique, rustic-modern decor, city views, and outdoor terrace seating. We have an experienced team of event professionals committed to making your event unforgettable.

The Backstage Event Center, located in in downtown Cincinnati, OH, is the perfect setting for weddings, cocktail style or seated dinners, corporate functions, and social events. The 4,000+ sq. ft. venue is located in the heart of downtown Cincinnati’s theater district; it features unique rustic modern decor, city views, and outdoor terrace seating. Tavern Restaurant Group has an experienced team o

The Backstage Event Center, located in in downtown Cincinnati, OH, is the perfect setting for weddings, cocktail style or seated dinners, corporate functions, and social events. The 4,000+ sq. ft. venue is located in the heart of downtown Cincinnati’s theater district; it features unique rustic modern decor, city views, and outdoor terrace seating. Tavern Restaurant Group has an experienced team o

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We're really feeling the LOVE today! A huge thank you to all the happy Backstage couples who helped us win The Knot's 'B...
02/14/2022

We're really feeling the LOVE today! A huge thank you to all the happy Backstage couples who helped us win The Knot's 'Best of Weddings' again! Start planning with us today: https://bit.ly/3dM0yF7

We're thrilled to be voted in the Top 3 of Cincinnati's Most Gorgeous Wedding Venues. ✨ https://bit.ly/3ujurqz📷 Olga Pol...
02/01/2022

We're thrilled to be voted in the Top 3 of Cincinnati's Most Gorgeous Wedding Venues. ✨ https://bit.ly/3ujurqz

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The Spring wedding season is right around the corner. 💐 With the record number of weddings predicted in 2022, it’s more ...
01/12/2022

The Spring wedding season is right around the corner. 💐 With the record number of weddings predicted in 2022, it’s more important than ever to get your dream venue booked.

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Congratulations to all of the couples who became engaged this holiday season! Share your beautiful proposal pics in the ...
12/27/2021

Congratulations to all of the couples who became engaged this holiday season! Share your beautiful proposal pics in the comments and while you're here, contact our events team to start your wedding planning journey with The Backstage Event Center!
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This Thanksgiving, The Backstage Team wants to give thanks to you! We appreciate our incredibly loyal guests who make it...
11/23/2021

This Thanksgiving, The Backstage Team wants to give thanks to you! We appreciate our incredibly loyal guests who make it possible for us to continue hosting exceptional events throughout the year. We are filled with gratitude and hope for the events to come! 🍁 👏 🦃

Happy Wedding Wednesday! FALL in love with our gorgeous city views and convenient downtown location. Call 513.550.1869 o...
11/17/2021

Happy Wedding Wednesday! FALL in love with our gorgeous city views and convenient downtown location. Call 513.550.1869 or visit backstagecincinnati.com for details.

The holidays are just around the corner. Let the special event professionals at The Backstage Event Center make this yea...
11/04/2021

The holidays are just around the corner. Let the special event professionals at The Backstage Event Center make this year's festivities unforgettable. Call 513.550.1869 or visit backstagecincinnati.com for information.

Executing perfect events is our passion. Let our event professionals make your wedding dreams come true.Contact: Call 51...
06/24/2021

Executing perfect events is our passion. Let our event professionals make your wedding dreams come true.
Contact: Call 513.550.1869 or visit backstagecincinnati.com

The table is set! Let our incredible events team execute every detail to make your vision come to life.Contact: 513.550....
05/06/2021

The table is set! Let our incredible events team execute every detail to make your vision come to life.
Contact: 513.550.1869 or visit backstagecincinnati.com

Our events team is standing by! Entry is free and you can meet Cincinnati's premier wedding vendors, win door prizes and...
04/18/2021

Our events team is standing by! Entry is free and you can meet Cincinnati's premier wedding vendors, win door prizes and more!

Planning a wedding? Don't miss Cincinnati's Premier Bridal Show this Sunday. Our events team will be there....stop by an...
04/14/2021

Planning a wedding? Don't miss Cincinnati's Premier Bridal Show this Sunday. Our events team will be there....stop by and find out how to make the Backstage Event Center a part of your beautiful wedding experience.
Visit www.facebook.com/ohioweddingshows for details & tickets.

Get a jump on planning your next incredible special event with our virtual tour! Contact our sales team at 513.550.1869 ...
04/12/2021
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Get a jump on planning your next incredible special event with our virtual tour! Contact our sales team at 513.550.1869 or email [email protected] for details or to schedule an in-person tour today!
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03/30/2021
Wedding Wire Couple's Choice Winner!

You like us! You really, really like us!
We are thrilled to receive this honor from our Wedding Wire couples. Contact our events team and find out what makes us one of the best in Cincinnati!
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Have you recently gotten engaged? Say YES to your dream wedding at The Backstage Event Center. Contact our team to begin...
01/25/2021

Have you recently gotten engaged? Say YES to your dream wedding at The Backstage Event Center. Contact our team to begin your incredible wedding journey today.
Call: 513-550-1869
Visit: backstagecincinnati.com

Congratulations to all the newly-engaged couples out there! Start your wedding planning now with the special events team...
01/12/2021

Congratulations to all the newly-engaged couples out there! Start your wedding planning now with the special events team at The Backstage Event Center.
Call 513.550.1869 or visit backstagecincinnati.com to schedule a tour today.

Are you newly engaged? Start your incredible wedding journey with the dedicated event professionals at The Backstage Eve...
01/08/2021

Are you newly engaged? Start your incredible wedding journey with the dedicated event professionals at The Backstage Event Center. Call 513.550.1869 or visit backstagecincinnati.com to schedule a tour today.

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New Year. New Day. New Life Together.Make The Backstage Event Center a part of your beautiful new beginning. Visit backs...
01/01/2021

New Year. New Day. New Life Together.
Make The Backstage Event Center a part of your beautiful new beginning.
Visit backstagecincinnati.com for more information.

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12/28/2020

The Backstage Event Center's cover photo

Host a wedding that is as beautiful as your love for each other with The Backstage Event Center. Visit backstagecincinna...
12/27/2020

Host a wedding that is as beautiful as your love for each other with The Backstage Event Center. Visit backstagecincinnati.com for more information.

Happy Holidays from your friends at The Backstage Event Center! We are looking forward to an incredible year of safe, fa...
12/23/2020

Happy Holidays from your friends at The Backstage Event Center! We are looking forward to an incredible year of safe, fantastic events in 2021. Contact our events team at 513.550.1869 for details or visit backstagecincinnati.com

We are honored to receive "The Knot's Best of Weddings" designation, especially in a year that presented many unique cha...
12/11/2020

We are honored to receive "The Knot's Best of Weddings" designation, especially in a year that presented many unique challenges to the special events industry. We are incredibly grateful to our guests and staff for being flexible and accommodating during these times. Our team is excited to move forward into an even more fantastic 2021!
For details or to contact our event coordinators: backstagecincinnati.com

The holiday season may look a little different this year...but it can still be delicious. Featuring private spaces for s...
11/10/2020

The holiday season may look a little different this year...but it can still be delicious. Featuring private spaces for small gatherings and newly-expanded options for catering & delivery, The Backstage Event Center is the perfect addition for any special occasion.

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10/26/2020
Video Tour

Nothing should stop you from having your dream wedding. Contact our events team and schedule your virtual tour or meeting today, so you can keep planning from the comfort of your home.
Call 513.550.1869 or visit backstagecincinnati.com for details.

Eat, drink and be married! Begin planning the start of your happily ever after with the event professionals at The Backs...
10/14/2020

Eat, drink and be married! Begin planning the start of your happily ever after with the event professionals at The Backstage Event Center. Visit backstagecincinnati.com or call 513.550.1869 for more information.

Distance makes the heart grow fonder....let our events team show you how we can achieve the wedding of your dreams while...
10/08/2020

Distance makes the heart grow fonder....let our events team show you how we can achieve the wedding of your dreams while remaining compliant with all health mandates. Visit backstagecincinnati.com or call 513.550.1869 today.

FALL in love...with an autumn color scheme for your wedding. Our venue's rustic, dark wood features are the perfect comp...
10/02/2020

FALL in love...with an autumn color scheme for your wedding. Our venue's rustic, dark wood features are the perfect compliment to a fall celebration. Visit backstagecincinnati.com or call 513.550.1869 to speak with our events team.

The Backstage Event Center's cover photo
09/28/2020

The Backstage Event Center's cover photo

Another day, another beautiful wedding at The Backstage Event Center! Let our dedicated team make your vision a reality!...
09/25/2020

Another day, another beautiful wedding at The Backstage Event Center! Let our dedicated team make your vision a reality! Visit backstagecincinnati.com or call 513.550.1869 to connect with our event professionals.

"To have and to hold, from this day forward..."Let The Backstage Event Center be a part of your incredible wedding exper...
09/19/2020

"To have and to hold, from this day forward..."
Let The Backstage Event Center be a part of your incredible wedding experience. Visit backstagecincinnati.com or call 513.550.1869 to connect with our event professionals.

Events Team Spotlight!Meet Cara Shipp: Sales & Events Manager for Backstage Event Center & Nicholson's. Cara has been in...
08/27/2020

Events Team Spotlight!
Meet Cara Shipp: Sales & Events Manager for Backstage Event Center & Nicholson's. Cara has been in the industry for over 16 years, specializing in fine dining & event management. She is hardworking, cooperative and devoted to providing an exceptional experience every time. Visit backstagecincinnati.com or call 513.550.1869 to connect with our event professionals.

Our team is committed to planning safe and memorable events during this challenging time.  We are so grateful for our in...
08/24/2020

Our team is committed to planning safe and memorable events during this challenging time. We are so grateful for our incredible guests for their feedback!

Flashback Friday: from the after-party for the American Heart Association's Heart Mini Marathon & Walk. We look forward ...
08/21/2020

Flashback Friday: from the after-party for the American Heart Association's Heart Mini Marathon & Walk. We look forward to hosting more incredible events like these when the time is right. Visit backstagecincinnati.com or call 513.550.1869 to book your next special event.

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Events Team Spotlight!Meet Katie Swantko: Sales & Events Manager for Backstage Event Center & Nicholson's. Katie has bee...
08/17/2020

Events Team Spotlight!
Meet Katie Swantko: Sales & Events Manager for Backstage Event Center & Nicholson's. Katie has been a part of the hospitality industry for over 16 years. She is motivated, creative, and passionate about making every event effortlessly perfect.
Visit backstagecincinnati.com or call 513.550.1869 to connect with our event professionals.

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625 Walnut St
Cincinnati, OH
45202

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Monday 9am - 8pm
Tuesday 8am - 8pm
Wednesday 8am - 8pm
Thursday 9am - 8pm
Friday 9am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 8pm
Sunday 9am - 8pm

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The Backstage Event Center in downtown Cincinnati, OH. is the perfect setting for cocktail style or seated dinners, corporate functions, and social events. The 4,000+ sq. ft. venue is located in the heart of downtown Cincinnati’s theater district; it features unique rustic modern decor, city views, and outdoor terrace seating. Tavern Restaurant Group has an experienced team of event professionals committed to making each and every event at Backstage unforgettable. Our private dining rooms are perfect for a variety of events including birthday parties, business meetings, rehearsal dinners, holiday and retirement parties, anniversary celebrations and other special occasions. See space capacity below. Among the many unique offerings at The Backstage Event Center is our beverage tasting experience. Nicholson's Tavern & Pub and Horse and Barrel Bourbon Bar have some of the most extensive collections of fine scotch, bourbon, and beer in the region. We will work with you to create a specialty tasting that will engage and wow your guests. Don't just host an event, host THE event at The Backstage Event Center in downtown Cincinnati. Backstage Event Center has 4,000 sq. ft. with optional add on space on two outdoor terraces and downstairs at The Horse and Barrel. Accommodates 300 seated, 220 cocktail or reception style. Horse & Barrel Bourbon House accommodates 45 seated, 65 reception style

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Thank you for joining Cincy Magazine at our inaugural Best in Cincy Business Social event on Wednesday, April 6th at The Backstage Event Center!

The event celebrated the voted winners of Cincy Magazine’s annual Best in Cincy Business awards and the release of Cincy Magazine’s list of the 100 most influential business, political, and community leaders in the Tristate. The event also featured the Power 100 decision-makers throughout the Tristate, 2022 Best in Cincy Business finalists and winners, select sponsors and friends of Cincy Magazine.

Thank you to our Sponsors:
University of Cincinnati Online
Peter Paul Office Equipment, Inc.
Three weddings this month for Polly in Cincinnati! Mojave East, The Backstage Event Center, and a wedding mass. With a degree in Violin Performance and hundreds of gigs under her belt, our clients are in good hands with this talented musician, Goshen local, and new momma.
There are so many fun opportunities to get out and support Pressley Ridge over the next few months!

👛 Pressley Ridge Designer Purse Bingo on April 24th in Windsor, PA
🍸 Pressley Ridge Cocktails for Camp on May 7th at The Backstage Event Center in Cincinnati
👟 Pressley Ridge - Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community on May 9th at Heinz Field
🏆 Pressley Ridge Sporting Clays Shoot on May 11th at Seven Springs
🍨 Pressley Ridge Ice Cream Fundae on June 28th at Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium

We hope to see you at one of our upcoming events! Be sure to follow the event pages or visit www.pressleyridge.org/events for more information.
We’re having a great time at the Power 100 Reception here at The Backstage Event Center with the Tristate’s most influential leaders! Thank you to our sponsors The African-American Chamber of Greater Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky and Western & Southern as well as our Nonprofit beneficiary, Cincinnati Works!
We’re having a great time at the Power 100 Reception here at The Backstage Event Center with the Tristate’s most influential leaders! Thank you to our sponsors The African-American Chamber of Greater Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky and Western & Southern as well as our Nonprofit beneficiary, Cincinnati Works!
We’re having a great time at the Power 100 Reception here at The Backstage Event Center with the Tristate’s most influential leaders! Thank you to our sponsors The African-American Chamber of Greater Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky and Western & Southern as well as our Nonprofit beneficiary, Cincinnati Works!
We’re having a great time at the Power 100 Reception here at The Backstage Event Center with the Tristate’s most influential leaders! Thank you to our sponsors The African-American Chamber of Greater Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky and Western & Southern as well as our Nonprofit beneficiary, Cincinnati Works!
We’re having a great time at the Power 100 Reception here at The Backstage Event Center with the Tristate’s most influential leaders! Thank you to our sponsors The African-American Chamber of Greater Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky and Western & Southern as well as our Nonprofit beneficiary, Cincinnati Works!
It's that time of year again! Time to celebrate the 100 most influential business, political, and community leaders in the Tristate at the Power 100 Reception on Feb. 20th at The Backstage Event Center!

Join us at this special cocktail event featuring networking opportunities, complimentary appetizers, and live music!

The Power 100 Reception is FREE to attend, with donations accepted and appreciated for our non-profit partner.
We had a big fun group this afternoon for our Cincinnati Streetcar food tour and perfect weather for December! The Backstage Event Center We Olive & Wine Bar CincinnatiNicholson's Aronoff Center for the Arts Cincinnati Bell Connector Macaron BarTaste of Belgium Findlay Market
A couple more hot weddings to keep you warm through these newly cold days....

Up first is Holly & Richard's wedding at The Backstage Event Center, with Nancy Dawson of brideface, Laura Leppert Knabe of Leppert Photography, Elisa MacKenzie of Elegant Events By Elisa, Floral V Designs, 3 Sweet Girls Cakery
https://www.toadproductions.com/single-post/2019/11/08/Holly-Richard

Taylor & Will's big day at The View at Mt. Adams, with Funky's Catering Events, Squirrel Films, Mandy Paige McCaughey of Mandy Paige Photography, Carly Messmer and Carly Messmer Floral Design, Nothing Bundt Cakes
https://www.toadproductions.com/single-post/2019/11/02/Will-Taylor
Featuring the stunning backdrop of downtown Cincinnati’s Art Deco past, Emily Locey and Samer Alsidawi's wedding was a night of splendor for their guests—even the ones who couldn’t make it.

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