Dynamic Venues for Any Event on Erie's Bayfront

Events

The Sheraton Erie Bayfront Hotel is the premier location for your next meeting or event in downtown Erie. With a distinctive waterfront location in the Marina District on Erie's Bayfront, our hotel offers over 5,800 square feet of flexible function space with picturesque views for VIP meetings and small corporate events to multi-day conferences and conventions. For those needing more space, our hotel is connected to Erie's Bayfront Convention Center across the sky bridge with an additional 70,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor function space. Whatever event you have in mind, we've got the venue in which to host it at Bayfront Landing.

7

Event Rooms

5768 SQ FT

Total Event Space

1000

Capacity Largest Space

7

Breakout Rooms

Start Planning Your Meeting or Event Here

Tell us about your event, then we’ll contact you and plan it together.

Meeting room with rectangular conference tables, chairs, and projection screen

Meetings & Events

Maximize business productivity in the flexible meeting rooms and spaces at our bayfront hotel

Connect and engage in elevated meeting rooms with state-of-the-art audiovisual technology
Host a refined meeting or event with an inspired menu from our chef Learn More
Plan a dynamic meeting with assistance from our team of seasoned event planners
The sky bridge connecting the Bayfront Convention Center offers easy passage Learn More
After a full day of meetings, explore the dining and nightlife of the Marina District

Hotel Features

State-of-the-art Audiovisual Equipment Meeting and Event Facilities Meeting, Event, and Catering Staff High-Speed Wi-Fi Internet Access Meeting/Event Facilities (Charge) Airport Shuttle Service (Complimentary) Some of the services and facilities above may not be available on a 24-hour basis or without advance request. Fees on certain facilities/services may apply.

Meeting Services & Highlights

Only nationally-recognized full-service property in Erie, Pennsylvania Executive Chef Shannon Williams prepares all food on-site fresh daily, plus creates customized menus On-site Event Manager to support your meeting or event On-site audiovisual support Wi-Fi Internet connectivity in every room Lighting and Sound controls in each room Beautiful bayfront from each of our meeting rooms Ideally sized for events between 2-200 people All meeting space is located on the 2nd floor Discounted room blocks for events on- or off-site

Meeting room with rows of chairs facing front of room.
Picturesque Bayfront Views
Pre event area with table set throughout space.
Pre-Function Area

The Pre-Function Area is an open, well lit gathering space outside our flexible meeting and event space perfect for a break in between meetings or a cocktail reception before and after events.

Banquet space with round tables and chairs set for an event.
Harlequin Ballroom

Our 3,288 sq ft Ballroom is the largest event space at the Sheraton Erie Bayfront and can hold 345 in reception style.

Meeting room with long table and chairs set for meeting.
Safe Harbor & Wolverine Meeting Rooms

Host your next meeting in our Safe Harbor & Wolverine meeting rooms, which boast picturesque views of the bay.

Conference room with chairs set in rows facing projector screen at the front of the room.
Otter Meeting Room

Enjoy views of the bay from the Otter meeting room, which can comfortably seat up to 80 in reception style.

Small meeting with table and chairs set for a meeting.
Griffin Meeting Room

Host your next board meeting in our Griffin meeting room, which can hold up to 55 guests in theater style.

Private dining room with tables and chairs set for a meal next to windows overlooking water view.
Private Dining Room

Utilize our unique private dining room for your next intimate group dinner or VIP event.

Portside Patio

Located near the Indoor Pool overlooking Presque Isle Bay, our seasonal outdoor patio is the perfect spot to gather for your next luncheon or reception.

Event space banquet setup.

Weddings & Occasions

Relax and enjoy your dream wedding reception, knowing our event planners handle every detail

Discover the pleasure of a reception venue set against a scenic waterfront location
Take advantage of the 5,800 square feet of flexible venue space for weddings and receptions
Work with our extraordinary culinary team to create a wedding menu that perfectly reflects you
Give your wedding guests traveling to Erie a seamless experience and a special group room rate
Keep going with an after-wedding party at the Bayfront Grille, our on-site restaurant and bar

Inspire the Perfect “I Do” Moment With an Unforgettable Venue

Exchange your vows with the waves of Presque Isle Bay breaking in the distance. Take in the Lake Erie sunset with loved ones. Sway to the music as moonlight dances across the Harlequin Ballroom floor. In moments big and small, Sheraton Erie Bayfront Hotel elevates your meaningful celebration to something exceptional, flawless and awe inspiring. Whether you have an intimate ceremony of 50 in mind or a grand celebration for 200 or more, the weddings and events we create are distinct for their world-class service, remarkable settings, and thoughtful attention to even the smallest of details. Envision a lavish gala on the shores of Lake Erie in one of our multiple flexible event spaces. Offering customized menus, all inclusive packages and newly renovated spaces for your perfect day, choose Sheraton Erie Bayfront Hotel as your Erie wedding venue. Our expert staff will help you bring the wedding of your dreams to reality.

Pre-function area with tables and bar
Meeting Room Dimensions (LxWxH) Area (sq.ft) Theater Schoolroom Conference U-Shape Reception Banquet
Harlequin Ballroom 43.6x75x11 3270 345 225 80 80 345 260
Harlequin A 43.6x25x11 1090 115 75 27 27 115 88
Harlequin B 44x25x11 1100 115 75 27 27 115 88
Harlequin C 43.6x25x11 1090 115 75 27 27 115 88
Safe Harbor Wolverine 24x49x11 1176 115 65 30 30 110 80
Safe Harbor 23.9x36x11 860.4 85 45 20 20 80 60
Wolverine 24x13.9x11 333.6 30 20 10 10 30 20
Otter 20.1x37x11 743.7 75 40 18 18 60 40
Griffin 22x25x11 550 55 36 14 14 55 30
Portside Patio -x-x- - - - - - - -
Anchor Plaza 200x100x- 20000 500 250 250 50 1000 150
Harlequin Ballroom
Dimensions (LxWxH)
43.6x75x11
Area (sq.ft)
3270
Theater
345
Schoolroom
225
Conference
80
U-Shape
80
Reception
345
Banquet
260
Harlequin A
Dimensions (LxWxH)
43.6x25x11
Area (sq.ft)
1090
Theater
115
Schoolroom
75
Conference
27
U-Shape
27
Reception
115
Banquet
88
Harlequin B
Dimensions (LxWxH)
44x25x11
Area (sq.ft)
1100
Theater
115
Schoolroom
75
Conference
27
U-Shape
27
Reception
115
Banquet
88
Harlequin C
Dimensions (LxWxH)
43.6x25x11
Area (sq.ft)
1090
Theater
115
Schoolroom
75
Conference
27
U-Shape
27
Reception
115
Banquet
88
Safe Harbor Wolverine
Dimensions (LxWxH)
24x49x11
Area (sq.ft)
1176
Theater
115
Schoolroom
65
Conference
30
U-Shape
30
Reception
110
Banquet
80
Safe Harbor
Dimensions (LxWxH)
23.9x36x11
Area (sq.ft)
860.4
Theater
85
Schoolroom
45
Conference
20
U-Shape
20
Reception
80
Banquet
60
Wolverine
Dimensions (LxWxH)
24x13.9x11
Area (sq.ft)
333.6
Theater
30
Schoolroom
20
Conference
10
U-Shape
10
Reception
30
Banquet
20
Otter
Dimensions (LxWxH)
20.1x37x11
Area (sq.ft)
743.7
Theater
75
Schoolroom
40
Conference
18
U-Shape
18
Reception
60
Banquet
40
Griffin
Dimensions (LxWxH)
22x25x11
Area (sq.ft)
550
Theater
55
Schoolroom
36
Conference
14
U-Shape
14
Reception
55
Banquet
30
Portside Patio
Dimensions (LxWxH)
-x-x-
Area (sq.ft)
-
Theater
-
Schoolroom
-
Conference
-
U-Shape
-
Reception
-
Banquet
-
Anchor Plaza
Dimensions (LxWxH)
200x100x-
Area (sq.ft)
20000
Theater
500
Schoolroom
250
Conference
250
U-Shape
50
Reception
1000
Banquet
150
Meeting Room Dimensions (LxWxH) Area (sq.mt) Theater Schoolroom Conference U-Shape Reception Banquet
Harlequin Ballroom 13.3x22.9x3.4 303.8 345 225 80 80 345 260
Harlequin A 13.3x7.6x3.4 101.3 115 75 27 27 115 88
Harlequin B 13.4x7.6x3.4 102.2 115 75 27 27 115 88
Harlequin C 13.3x7.6x3.4 101.3 115 75 27 27 115 88
Safe Harbor Wolverine 7.3x14.9x3.4 109.3 115 65 30 30 110 80
Safe Harbor 7.3x11x3.4 79.9 85 45 20 20 80 60
Wolverine 7.3x4.2x3.4 31 30 20 10 10 30 20
Otter 6.1x11.3x3.4 69.1 75 40 18 18 60 40
Griffin 6.7x7.6x3.4 51.1 55 36 14 14 55 30
Portside Patio -x-x- - - - - - - -
Anchor Plaza 61x30.5x- 1858 500 250 250 50 1000 150
Harlequin Ballroom
Dimensions (LxWxH)
13.3x22.9x3.4
Area (sq.mt)
303.8
Theater
345
Schoolroom
225
Conference
80
U-Shape
80
Reception
345
Banquet
260
Harlequin A
Dimensions (LxWxH)
13.3x7.6x3.4
Area (sq.mt)
101.3
Theater
115
Schoolroom
75
Conference
27
U-Shape
27
Reception
115
Banquet
88
Harlequin B
Dimensions (LxWxH)
13.4x7.6x3.4
Area (sq.mt)
102.2
Theater
115
Schoolroom
75
Conference
27
U-Shape
27
Reception
115
Banquet
88
Harlequin C
Dimensions (LxWxH)
13.3x7.6x3.4
Area (sq.mt)
101.3
Theater
115
Schoolroom
75
Conference
27
U-Shape
27
Reception
115
Banquet
88
Safe Harbor Wolverine
Dimensions (LxWxH)
7.3x14.9x3.4
Area (sq.mt)
109.3
Theater
115
Schoolroom
65
Conference
30
U-Shape
30
Reception
110
Banquet
80
Safe Harbor
Dimensions (LxWxH)
7.3x11x3.4
Area (sq.mt)
79.9
Theater
85
Schoolroom
45
Conference
20
U-Shape
20
Reception
80
Banquet
60
Wolverine
Dimensions (LxWxH)
7.3x4.2x3.4
Area (sq.mt)
31
Theater
30
Schoolroom
20
Conference
10
U-Shape
10
Reception
30
Banquet
20
Otter
Dimensions (LxWxH)
6.1x11.3x3.4
Area (sq.mt)
69.1
Theater
75
Schoolroom
40
Conference
18
U-Shape
18
Reception
60
Banquet
40
Griffin
Dimensions (LxWxH)
6.7x7.6x3.4
Area (sq.mt)
51.1
Theater
55
Schoolroom
36
Conference
14
U-Shape
14
Reception
55
Banquet
30
Portside Patio
Dimensions (LxWxH)
-x-x-
Area (sq.mt)
-
Theater
-
Schoolroom
-
Conference
-
U-Shape
-
Reception
-
Banquet
-
Anchor Plaza
Dimensions (LxWxH)
61x30.5x-
Area (sq.mt)
1858
Theater
500
Schoolroom
250
Conference
250
U-Shape
50
Reception
1000
Banquet
150
Banquet
Generally used for meals and sessions involving small group discussions. A five foot round table seats eight people comfortably. A six foot round table seats 10 people comfortably.
Conference and Hollow Square
Appropriate for interactive discussions and note-taking sessions for fewer than 25 people. Many hotels have elegant "boardrooms" for 10 to 20 people, equipped with full audiovisual capabilities, a writing board, cork board and a flip chart.
E-Shape, U-Shape and T-Shape
Appropriate for groups of fewer than 40 people. These are best for interaction with a leader seated at the head of the setup. Audiovisual is usually best set up at the open end of the seating.
Theater
Appropriate for large sessions and short lectures that do not require extensive note-taking. This is a convenient setup to use before breaking into discussion or role-playing groups because chairs can be moved.
Reception
Stand-up social function where beverages and light foods are served. Foods may be presented on small buffet tables or passed by servers. May precede a meal function.
Schoolroom or Classroom
The most desirable setup for medium to large-size lectures. Requires a relatively large room. Tables provide attendees with space for spreading out materials and taking notes.
Ovals and Rounds
Generally used for meals and sessions involving small group discussions. A five foot round table seats eight people comfortably. A six foot round table seats 10 people comfortably.
Audio-Visual Equipment
  • AV Technician
  • LCD Projector
  • Microphone
  • PA System
  • TV
  • TV Production Service Provider
  • Teleconferencing
  • Video Camera
  • Videoconferencing
  • Wireless Internet
Event Services
  • Event Lighting
Event Equipment & Supplies
  • Blackboards
  • Direction Signs
  • Easels
  • Flip Chart & Markers
  • Installed Stage
  • Lobby Bulletin Board
  • Name Cards
  • Pens / Pencils / Notepad
  • Podium Lectern
  • Portable Stage
  • Spotlights
  • Stack Chairs
  • Tables
  • Wall Charts
Business Services
  • Computers
  • Copy Service
  • Fax Service
  • Overnight Delivery/Pickup
  • Post/Parcel
  • Printers
Catering Services
  • Afternoon Break:$15.00 / Person
  • Coffee Break:$15.00 / Person
  • Continental Breakfast:$16.00 / Person
  • Dinner:$55.00 / Person
  • Full Breakfast:$24.00 / Person
  • Lunch:$38.00 / Person
  • Reception:$119.00 / Person
  • F+B stations include protective sneeze guards
  • Meeting space capacities and configurations follow social distancing guidelines
  • Offers single serve F+B options
  • Third-party partners comply with MI cleanliness standards