Thank you for your interest in hosting your event at the Gantt!
The Harvey B. Gantt Center is a 46,500-square foot award-winning architectural design facility with three levels of event space, located at Levine Center for the Arts in the “South” quadrant of Uptown Charlotte.
From our Grand Lobby and Learning Center, to our Performance Suite, and Rooftop Pavilion, the Gantt Center offers a variety of options for you to host your next business meeting, reception, performance or social occasion.
The Gantt Center also provides a modern elegance ambiance to capture those memorable wedding day photographs. If you are a soon-to-be bride or groom, please request information regarding our Gantt Center wedding packages and prepare to create memories of life, and experience here at the Gantt, the ultimate, Ele-Gantt wedding day affair!
Rental Information Guide
The Grand Lobby features floor to ceiling windows with unique earth tone tile adding a richness of culture to the room. This 2,543 square foot event space can accommodate 150 seated for dinner, 250 for a standing reception, and is available after 5:00 pm.
The Mezzanine overlooks the Grand Lobby offering an intimate reception area located between our East and West Galleries, giving you and your guest the advantage of being surrounded by our two feature exhibitions. This 768 square foot event space can accommodate 100 for a standing reception, and is available after 6:00 pm.
*The Grand Lobby and Mezzanine together create a loft-like ambiance, where guests are able to truly experience the culture of the museum. Access to exhibitions is available upon request for an additional fee.
The Performance Suite is a multifaceted space great for artist performances, film screenings, public lectures, symposiums, and corporate lunch meetings. It is also equipped with audio and visual needs for presentations. This 1,397 square foot event space can accommodate 100 seated for lunch or dinner, 135 theatre style, and 150 for a standing reception.
The Learning Center, a state-of-the-art classroom, is perfect for hosting creative workshops, seminars, training programs, and lectures. This 911 square foot event space can accommodate 32-48 desk seated.
The Rooftop features floor-to-ceiling windows with exotic African-tiger wood floors, displaying a breath-taking sunset on a clear day. It is the perfect event space to host luncheons, dinners, receptions, social occasions, and can be transformed into a casual lounge, great for intimate jazz performances. This event space can accommodate 100 seated for lunch or dinner, and 150 for a standing reception.
The terrace is an added bonus feature in the Rooftop Pavilion! This outdoor terrace provides a scenic view of the Carolina Panthers Bank of America Stadium, the historic Charlotte Observer, and the entire Levine Center for the Arts. It can accommodate 100 table seated and 150 standing.
The boardroom is our executive suite that can seat up to 20 at its elegant wooden conference table. It is equipped with two monitors for your audio and visual needs, and a wet bar for coffee/tea, or continental breakfast.
The Gantt Center can accommodate 1,000 people reception style with use of the entire building, which includes three levels of event space.
Non-profit organizations receive a 25% discount with approved 501(c)(3) status. A tour of the galleries during facility rentals can be arranged upon request. Alcoholic beverage service and a preferred caterers list are provided by the Gantt Center. Download a copy of our Facility Rental Policies And Guidelines below.
To host your event at the Gantt Center, please contact our Director of Special Events, Chanel M. Davis at (704) 547‐3768 or firstname.lastname@example.org.