Weddings and Special Occasions

Weddings and Special Occasions

​The City has a number of rental facilities and parks available for weddings and other special occasions.

Rental Fees

Contact the Booking Clerk at Echo Centre at 250-723-2181 for an outline of fees and a quotation.
All rates are based on 2-hour, half day or full day bookings. Additional charges may be added for staffing services and facility set-up / clean-up.


Echo Centre - 4255 Wallace St.

Capacity - 200 people

Our banquet rooms are a perfect setting for your wedding reception or special occasion.  Located on the corner of 10th Avenue and Wallace Street (Map) in the centre of town, Echo Centre is convenient, has free parking and is a fully wheelchair accessible building.  Many items and supplies are included that may save you the expense of additional rental fees.  All inclusive fee.  Catering services, bar services and the liquor license are the responsibility of the renter. Please call for a quotation.

Your rental of an Echo Centre banquet room will include the following:

  • Round and/or rectangular tables
  • White/black tablecloths / skirts
  • TV/DVD and screen
  • Stage
  • Large full facility kitchen and small kitchen/Bar area
  • Podium and microphone
  • Sound system and music fee (SOCAN)
  • Dishes and cutlery
  • Accessible building & washrooms
  • Chairs

Glenwood Centre - 4480 Vimy St.

Capacity - 700 people

Are you having a large function? Glenwood Centre (Map) is a spacious, accessible facility.

Your rental of Glenwood Centre will include the following:

  • Rectangular tables
  • Sound system and music fee (SOCAN)
  • Stage
  • Podium and microphone
  • Accessible building

Echo Park Fieldhouse - 4200 Wood Ave.

Capacity - 30 people
For a smaller function, Echo Park Fieldhouse offers an intimate setting for guests.  Please note: Additional charges may be added for staffing services and facility set-up / clean-up.   Call for a quotation.
Your rental of Echo Park Fieldhouse will include the following:
  • Fireplace
  • Tables and chairs
  • Sound system
  • TV
  • Access to concession

Weddings in the Park

Have you always dreamed of an outdoor wedding surrounded by the beauty of nature ~ your dream can come true!   Our parks are a beautiful location for a wedding or special event.  Local parks available for booking include: Roger Creek Park, Spencer Park, Harbour Quay, Canal Beach and Penny Lane.

Special Occasion License

Please note that you may require a Special Occasion License for your function.   Visit our webpage for further information.
For more information, please contact
Echo Centre Front Desk

4255 Wallace St
Port Alberni BC V9Y 3Y6