Events

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Pre-Function Area

Meeting and Events

Cutting-edge Durham event space facilities, featuring the latest high-tech equipment.

Our Durham, NC meeting venue comes with excellent catering services.
Our Durham, NC event space is ideal for corporate meetings, training sessions or VIP presentations.
On-site business center, free Wi-Fi in all areas, plus fax and copy services.
Seamlessly stream video calls and display presentations with our state-of-the-art AV equipment.
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Weddings and Occasions

Our Media Salons are available daily for pop-up meetings, luncheons, trainings or social events.

Dream weddings don't just happen, they're planned. Marriott Certified Wedding Planners are trained to help. After completing demanding coursework, each Marriott Certified Wedding Planner is qualified to coordinate weddings of all types, including ethnic and military weddings. Relying on experience, training, tradition and old-fashioned intuition, Marriott Certified Wedding Planners can help you determine an overall vision for your wedding and help you execute each detail. That includes setting an event budget; deciding on a menu; arranging table settings; and finding florists, photographers, a band and other entertainment for the big day.
Professional staff will ensure that your event will be a true success.
Our catering services can help make any leisure or business event a success.
Private dining room
Rewarding Travel from start to Finish
Earn up to 60,000 points per qualified event with Marriott Bonvoy Events. Elite members earn more with bonus points.

MANAGE YOUR EVENT WITH EASE

Manage event details, make real-time requests and connect with our staff - from the palm of your hand.

Please note: all room sizes are approximate.

Meeting Room Dimensions (LxWxH) Area (sq.ft) Theater Schoolroom Conference U-Shape Reception Banquet
Media Salon 25x14x10 350 20 12 12 12 15 -
Media Salon
Dimensions (LxWxH)
25x14x10
Area (sq.ft)
350
Theater
20
Schoolroom
12
Conference
12
U-Shape
12
Reception
15
Banquet
-
Meeting Room Dimensions (LxWxH) Area (sq.mt) Theater Schoolroom Conference U-Shape Reception Banquet
Media Salon 7.6x4.3x3 32.5 20 12 12 12 15 -
Media Salon
Dimensions (LxWxH)
7.6x4.3x3
Area (sq.mt)
32.5
Theater
20
Schoolroom
12
Conference
12
U-Shape
12
Reception
15
Banquet
-
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
  • TV
  • Wired Internet
  • Wireless Internet
Event Services
  • Certified Meeting Planner
  • Photographer
  • Security Guards
  • Translator
Event Equipment & Supplies
  • Direction Signs
  • Easels
  • Flip Chart & Markers
  • Lobby Bulletin Board
  • Name Cards
  • Pens / Pencils / Notepad
  • Podium Lectern
  • Stack Chairs
  • Tables
  • Wall Charts
Business Services
  • Computers
  • Copy Service
  • Fax Service
  • Overnight Delivery/Pickup
  • Post/Parcel
  • Printers