Venues – The Edgewater
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Explore our venues

Located in downtown Madison on Lake Mendota, The Edgewater’s venues offer versatility, allowing for a truly unique experience for you and your guests. Our professional event organizers will find an event space that suits your needs, whether it’s for a business meeting, charity gala, graduation party, or anything else you can think of. With 14,500 square feet of indoor space (plus an additional 34,500 square feet of outdoor space), modern amenities, and world-class in-house services, The Edgewater has everything you need for your next meeting or event.

  • Indoor Space: 14,500 square feet 
  • Outdoor Space: 30,500 square feet
  • Grand Ballroom: 6,150 square feet
  • Breakout Rooms: 7
  • Maximum Indoor Seating Capacity: 500
  • Maximum Outdoor Seating Capacity: 500
  • Special Event Spaces: 4


Grand Gatherings

At the water's edge

The Grand Plaza offers magnificent, expansive views of Lake Mendota for a truly unparalleled experience. With  30,500 square feet of outdoor space, The Edgewater’s Grand Plaza can accommodate events of all sizes. The flexible venue allows for large and small tents and multiple configurations perfect for corporate groups, weddings and celebrations.


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The Grandest of Grand

Be swept away with floor-to-ceiling views and so much more

The Grand Ballroom’s 6,150 square feet of flexible event space, 16-foot windows with sweeping views of Lake Mendota, and sophisticated, inviting room finishes make it one of the most memorable event spaces in the Midwest. The Grand Ballroom’s natural hues blend to create a brilliant backdrop for conventions, weddings and everything in between. The space can be divided into three distinct areas, perfect for large breakout sessions and trade events. Schedule your tour today to experience The Grand Ballroom for yourself.

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The Madison Room

Enjoy every amenity in this intimate meeting space

The Madison Room is a versatile room suitable for gatherings between 16 and 24 people. With full A/V capabilities, this space can cater to your meeting’s every need, while providing a bright, Madison-centric setting and soft seating.

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The Mendota Ballroom

Options for Every Occasion

The Mendota Ballroom offers 1,660 square feet, the perfect size for group functions ranging from 20 to 120 guests.

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The Sky Bar

On top of Madison

The Sky Bar sits at the top of The Wisconsin Building, offering the very finest views of Lake Mendota, the State Capitol, the city, and university.

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The Red Crown Club

Elegant and versatile for your next event

The Red Crown Club is the capstone to the renovation of the historic Langdon Building. It’s an elegant, versatile event space, suitable for private dinners, board meetings, and other corporate events.

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