Nashville Wedding Find: Marathon Music Works, a New Venue in a Historic Part of Town
Wednesday, December 14, 2011
Marathon Village, which was originally made up of factories, is becoming one of the hottest neighborhoods in Nashville. A few weeks ago, they added yet another treasure, Marathon Music Works, Nashville’s newest music and event venue. It's a super new venue so you'll want to contact them for more details and to see it in person. Here's high-level info to get you started...
ABG: What makes Marathon Music Works different than other venues in the Nashville area?
MARATHON MUSIC WORKS: Marathon Music Works has been designed to meet every type of event need, making it truly a multi-use space. Attention to various details has made it ideal for planners, vendors, event guests, concert goers, and musicians alike. Located in the historic and creative Marathon Village neighborhood, MMW is located in a newly renovated warehouse that dates back to the early 1930's. Marathon Music Works offers an environment rich in history and character with all of the modern amenities.
ABG: What is the capacity of Marathon Music Works for a wedding or event?
MARATHON MUSIC WORKS: We offer a versatile layout that can host up to 300 guests for a formally seated dinner, up to 800 for a cocktail reception and 1500 for standing room only. The design of the space makes it easily scalable for all events big or small.
ABG: What are the event rental fees?
MARATHON MUSIC WORKS:
Facility Cost: $3,600
A deposit of $1,500 is due upon signing of contract (remainder of balance due 7 days prior to event by check or credit card).
Bartender Fee: $150 per bartender for hosted bars (1 bartender per every 100 guests).
Facility costs include the following:
250 mahogany wooden chairs
(25) 60 inch round tables
(5) 6 ft tables
Exclusive use of venue for up to 12 hours
Glassware for up to 250 guests
Doorman during event
Facility Coordinator to assist on day of event
Set up/Breakdown for tables & chairs
Complimentary Parking with parking attendants
ABG: Are there any restrictions or things to consider when hosting an event at Marathon Music Works?
MARATHON MUSIC WORKS: We offer a full service bar and cannot allow outside alcoholic beverages to be brought in. Marathon Music Works exclusively offers full in-house catering services from Flavor Catering & Special Occasions.
Marathon Music Works is open and ready to host your event! For details of events and concerts, visit their website at www.marathonmusicworks.com.
All images courtesy of Evan Tardy Photography.