The Grand Opera House entertains and engages its communities through exceptional, diverse live performances and educational outreach.
Committed to broad accessibility and sound financial management, The Grand enhances regional quality of life and contributes to a thriving downtown Wilmington.
As steward of a historic Delaware theater that is home to several valued arts groups, The Grand affirms the arts’ vital role within our communities to promote greater understanding and lift the human spirit.
Imagine your wedding, center stage. If you picture yourself the star of the show on your special day, look no further than The Grand Opera House. Say your wedding vows on the same elegant stage that Smokey Robinson, Willie Nelson, The Goo Goo Dolls, The Royal Philharmonic of London, Chris Botti, and many other world class artists have performed. One of Delaware’s premier cultural landmarks for over 140 years, The Grand offers one of the most unique wedding settings in the area with several beautifully historic and intimate event spaces from which to choose. From wedding ceremonies and receptions, to showers and rehearsal dinners, our friendly, professional staff can do it all and looks forward exceeding your expectations!
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The Grand’s façade is a beautiful back drop for your wedding photos!
Additional rooms available:
Sarah Bernhardt Salon: Our romantic, Victorian-style two level parlor with crystal chandeliers and beautiful bar is perfect for small receptions, cocktail parties, showers, and rehearsal dinners. (100 standing / 50 sitting)
Wesler Room: An exposed stone wall and dimmable lighting adds rustic charm to rehearsal dinners and showers. (150 standing / 100 sitting)
Studio One: Ideal for larger receptions, this enormously stunning radiant space features a high ceiling with large windows and hardwood flooring. It is a bright, blank canvas to create the wedding of your dreams. (350 standing / 200 sitting)
Baby Grand Theater: Your ceremony is center stage in our intimate and comfortable 305-seat theater (with a reception in the baby grand
baby grand lobby: Ideal for wedding receptions, showers, and rehearsal dinners, this spacious, artistic room includes a bar and café area.
(300 standing / 100 lobby sitting / 30 café sitting)
Copeland Hall: The old-world elegance of our 1200-seat theater makes for a memorable wedding
ceremony, or adds a dramatic touch to your reception on the stage (stage seats 100).