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Facilities Rental

Planning an event? Located in downtown Charleston, South Carolina, the historic Ashley Hall campus is the perfect setting for:

    ~ Weddings
    ~ Rehearsal Dinners
    ~ Engagement Parties
    ~ Bridal Showers
    ~ Bridesmaids Luncheons
    ~ Baby Showers
    ~ Outdoor Events
    ~ Brunch Receptions
    ~ Evening Meetings
    ~ Receptions

Available Facilities:

    Burges Auditorium has seating for 100 and contains a small stage, podium, piano, projector, screen, and sound and lighting system.

    Davies Auditorium has seating for 300 and contains a large stage, podium, piano, projector, screen, and sound and lighting system.

    Dining Commons
    • Main Hall seats 226 and contains a projector, screen and sound system.
    • Private Dining Room seats 63.
    • Meeting Conference Room seats 28 and contains a projector and screen.

View the Ashley Hall Venue & Catering slideshow for more photos of our facilities and events.


Our goal is to provide an exceptional event and dining environment specialized not only to meet, but also to exceed your expectations. Our team is committed to providing service and menu flexibility so that your event will be uniquely your own.

Download our catering brochure

Please keep in mind that the menu items and services included in this brochure are a sampling of what we can do for you. Should your event require special services or dietary considerations, we will tailor our offerings to meet your needs.  

Additional Information:

  • All facilities are handicap accessible.
  • Parking is available after school hours in the Smith Street and Ogier Street parking lots.
  • Music provided by a band or DJ is permitted indoors and on the grounds. City noise ordinances prohibiting loud music after 10pm must be observed.
  • Smoking is prohibited in all buildings.
  • Cash bars are not allowed anywhere on campus, and alcohol must be removed immediately following an event.
  • Lanterns may be used on the grounds, but candles are not permitted in the buildings.
  • Preparations stations are available for approved caterers in the McBee House and the Dining Commons.

For more information or to make reservations, please call Rasheedah Harrison at (843) 640-7330 or email specialevents@ashleyhall.org. Like Ashley Hall Venue and Catering Services on Facebook for the latest event news and photos or follow our Pinterest boards for more ideas.