The Bride has the use of the entire Lee Lockwood Library for preparing for her special day. This room has 2800 sq. ft. with tables and chairs, perfect for Hair and Makeup stations or even a brunch. The windows have curtains that close off the area for privacy. The marble staircase is great for taking photographs of the bride and her bridal party. The west side entrance leads straight into the Lee Lockwood Libraryfor ease of access to be dropped off by a Limousine or by that someone special.
The Groom has use of the Member’s Lounge on the east side of the building for him and his groomsmen to get prepared or just hanging out.
The spacious Beard Auditoriumwith several different backdrops is available for different themes to use on the stage area. The Beard Auditoriumholds up to 330, has a wide center aisle and state of the art Audio/Visual equipment for powerpoints, slide shows, or videos. It also has a spectacular audio system with overhead microphones on the stage where the Officiant and wedding party can be heard during the ceremony.
The Main Atriumis over 4200 sq. ft. and overlooks Waco Drive with large three story windows and limestone steps leading out to a spacious front patio.
The Howard Ballroomand its’ newly renovated flooring and state of the art Audio/Visual system has four (4) video projectors with drop down projection screens and four (4) 42” TV Monitors around the room and one (1) 60” TV Screen on the back wall. These screens can show the same subject on every screen or different subjects on every screen. There is a video camera system that can record and project so no one will miss what is going on. The Luxury Vinyl Tile flooring is absolutely stunning and makes for an excellent dance floor.
The Parking Lotwraps around three sides of the building with over 300 parking slots and 11 handicap accessible spaces. There is excellent lighting throughout the parking area and around the building. The east side has a ramp leading downstairs to the Lower Atrium, which lends itself for a great Valet Parking area.
Escape the ordinary and make plans now to have that special day here at the Lee Lockwood Library and Museum Event Center!