Venue Information We happily offer tours of The Cadre Building to anyone interested in hosting their next event here. Call our sales team at (901) 676-7696 to set up an appointment today! Book Your Event

More Information About Our Memphis Event Venue

The Cadre Building is a Timeless, Elegant Fixture of Downtown Memphis

The Cadre Building is a 36,000 square-foot historic Memphis landmark that’s open for all types of public and private events 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Our event space features an elegant 13,000-square-foot grand ballroom with an overlooking 2,500-square-foot mezzanine and an additional landing area. Built in 1928, at the height of the Art Deco movement, The Cadre Building’s rooms contribute a classic look to your event, accented with brilliant crystal chandeliers, intricately crafted columns detailed with hand-painted, gold-leaf molding, and champagne-hued drapery. All of this glamor and beauty is included in every booking, no matter what type of event you’re planning.

We can accommodate parties up to 1,000 guests and full-seated dinners for 350 guests. With a variety of packages that can be tailored to suit your every need, any of our event areas can easily be transformed into an intimate space to ensure your event, no matter what size, will be held in a setting of classic, unrivaled elegance.

Why Cadre?

Classic Events in Our Beautiful Space

How We Make Your Vision a Reality

The facilities, policies, and services of The Cadre Building cover everything you could possibly require. Our rental information pamphlet is packed with information about pricing, packages, and everything else you need to know before booking your event. We’ll tell you exactly what goes into an event at The Cadre Building, introduce you to our full-time staff, and outline all of the options we provide to renters, including our bar menu worksheet to help you create the perfect drink menu. 

What Can Our Team Help You With?

  • Bookings
  • Bar packages
  • Drink menus
  • Bartenders and security
  • Parking and transportation
  • Day-of event management
  • Custom lighting and décor
  • Band and DJ setups
  • And more!

For a full overview of our services, please see our venue rental information pamphlet. If you have questions, or if you’re ready to take the next step, call (901) 676-7696 or reach out to us online!


Important Addresses

  • Business Address: 
    149 Monroe Avenue 
    Memphis, TN 38103
  • Event Day Address: 
    42 S. Second Street 
    Memphis, TN 38103
  • Recommended Parking Garage: 
    One Commerce Garage
    120 Union Avenue 
    Memphis, TN 38103
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