In Part 1 of our “Unique Wedding Venues” series, we discussed unique Pittsburgh wedding venues with great outdoor spaces. Here, we’ll discuss some of our favorite unique wedding venues with an emphasis on their head-turning indoor spaces. Let’s dive in!
Roxian Live – Newly renovated, the Roxian Theater and Thunderbird Cafe and Music Hall each feature state-of-the-art sound and lighting, multiple bar installations, and accommodating parking and loading zones, making it an ideal venue for weddings featuring live bands. These venues are particularly unique, thanks to their multi-level layouts – each offering surprises around every corner!
THIS IS RED – Boasting a rich and fascinating history, THIS IS RED has converted the former St. Michael’s Slovakian Roman Catholic church into 20,000 sq feet of office, exhibition and event space. This unique venue is both large and intimate, featuring flexible and multi-configurable spaces. Impressive amenities deliver a modern twist on an historic and fascinating venue.
Pittsburgh Opera – The original George Westinghouse Air Brake Factory is now home to Pittsburgh Opera and makes a beautiful and memorable backdrop for a wedding! The Pittsburgh Opera building maintains the raw industrial feel of an 1869 warehouse, offering you the flexibility to create the ambiance you desire. Additionally, the Pittsburgh Opera is LEED Silver Certified, so you can plan a green wedding in the event that is a priority for you.
SLATE – Described as a “Blank and Intimate” space, SLATE is truly a blank slate for designing and creating the event of your dreams. Chic and understated, this indoor wedding and event venue is versatile, simple, and rustic. Boasting a long list of amenities (including a cleaning staff, tables and chiavari chairs), SLATE can transform into whatever you want it to be.
Encore Studio – Encore Studio is an intimate venue with a capacity for 60 or fewer guests. This elegant studio makes wedding planning easy, thanks to the available “Signature Design and Decorating” service included in event packages. Simple and classy, Encore studio transforms to meet the needs of any intimate wedding.