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Classic Elegance

Your wedding, banquet, corporate meeting, dinner, dance, business luncheon … this important event demands a unique atmosphere. Host your event in Erie’s only art deco motion picture palace, which brings with it an opulence not seen any where else in the region — the Warner Theatre.

Since 1983, the historic Warner Theatre has provided an elegant atmosphere for weddings, receptions, corporate meetings, luncheons and dances. The Grand Lobby offers a classic ambiance with its majestic setting at surprisingly affordable rates. Add to that the Warner’s flexibility, hospitality and outstanding service, and you can rest assured your event will be a memorable one.

Erie’s most versatile facility adapts easily to any type of function. The Grand Lobby can easily accommodate up to 250 people for a sit-down dinner or more than 500 for stand-up functions.

Our experienced, professional and adept staff will help you coordinate an event where no detail will be overlooked.

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Grand Lobby

The ambiance of the Warner Theatre’s Grand Lobby offers a majestic setting at unexpected affordable rates. The Warner’s flexibility, hospitality and outstanding service ensure your event will be a success. Erie’s most versatile facility adapts easily to any type of function.

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Rehearsal Hall

Coming in the Spring of 2022: A stunning, new Rehearsal Hall and event space, back stage at the Warner Theatre.  With more than 4,000 square feet of programmable event space the Rehearsal Hall will accommodate Erie Philharmonic rehearsals as well as small performances, weddings, private and corporate events.

Where the spotlight is on you!

Stand in the spotlight of the beautiful Warner Theatre. Our staff is committed to making your event a success by giving you our expert advice and professional support. You can be assured that every detail will be attended to from beginning to end.

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