Founders Hall offers a unique setting for weddings, receptions, bridal showers, rehearsal dinners, fund-raisers, corporate dinners and special events.

As the exclusive caterer to Founders Hall, Aria's event planning professionals will work with you on every detail of your special event to customize your menu, tailoring it to your taste and budget. No matter how casual or formal the day, from the most intimate of gatherings to the grandest of celebrations.

Simply choose your date and we will help do the rest!

Included with Founders Hall Rental:

  • customized menu planning
  • all in one venue for both ceremony, cocktails and reception
  • 20+ years of experience as one of Uptown Charlotte's premier venues
  • modular stage up to 24' x 24'
  • guest tables
  • mahogany chivari chairs
  • classic gold rimmed china
  • glassware
  • flatware
  • 20' x 20' dance floor
  • complimentary parking passes for your guests
  • new mezzanine level cocktail reception space
  • beautiful atrium setting, granite fountain and live trees
  • skyline views of uptown Charlotte
  • black pipe & drape
  • security
  • janitorial

Additional Amenities

  • Day of Wedding Coordination
  • Private Dining/Reception Spaces for up to 250 guests in Aria & City Smoke
  • Rehearsal dinner spaces in Aria and City Smoke

CAPACITY

Founders Hall

  • Banquet: 500 people
  • Reception - with highboys: 800 people
  • Reception - standing only: 1000 people
  • 10,000 sq. ft

The Bank of America Corporate Center Plaza

  • Outdoor Reception - with highboys: 200 people
  • Outdoor Reception - standing only: 600 people

(Note: Indicated capacities are reduced by staging, head table, A/V requirements, etc.)

Contact Us

Please allow us the opportunity to discuss your upcoming event with you. Simply contact us at 704.331.0078, or email our Sales and Events Director, Jenny Ross, directly: jenny@sonomarestaurants.net.  We would love to have you join us for a consultation and a taste of Aria.

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YOU HAVE FOUND YOUR VENUE

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THE PLACE TO CELEBRATE

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