What makes you different?
Main Street Abbey is located in the small town of beautiful Columbia, IL. Built in 1866, The Abbey has been a staple of Historic Main Street for over 130 years and has since been renovated into one of the area’s premier event spaces. Reconstructed carefully, with attention to detail, the Abbey is a crossroads of nostalgic history and state of the art technology. Just minutes from downtown St. Louis, MO, Main Street Abbey is a unique place to host your event. Your guests are sure to be amazed by the striking arched ceilings and radiant, original stained glass windows. Complimented by a gorgeous Terrace, the Abbey is a perfect all inclusive venue for your wedding ceremony/reception, business meeting, conference, or holiday party.
Below is an extensive Q&A we hope you find valuable and gives you an insight into the quality of work you can expect from this vendor.
Flat fee per person
Beverage minimums vary by date
Preferred catering list
Preferred catering list only with kitchen facilities available.
The Main Street Abbey loves to customize your floor plan for each unique event.
We let the DJ or band take care of this portion of the evening.
Yes, our terrace space works wonderfully for a cocktail hour or for pre-ceremony drinks!
220 for seated reception and 350 for a cocktail style event
Ceremony & Reception rental 3PM to 12AM and Ceremony Only Rental 10AM to 2PM
5 Restrooms (3 Women, 2 Men) and no bathroom attendants are available
These items come through the caterer
Yes, our dance floor is part of the floor plan.
Yes, 300 guests with additional parking available on the street and behind the building
We do not offer valet parking in-house but would be happy to contract this service if needed or desired.
You will receive an Event Manager at three months out who will over see your day of execution.
Our outdoor area is covered.
Yes, we do have a coat room. If attendant is desired there is an additional cost.
Before the space closes according to your contract.
2 weeks prior to the event