Meeting Venues

Here is a list of the many venues available in Edenton, North Carolina, and Chowan County for meetings, conferences, receptions, and reunions.


Airport Terminal Building

2 rooms
20 per room
H. Davis


American Legion Post 40

2 rooms (4000 sq. ft. and 3600 Sq. ft.)
E. C. Toppin
1317 W Queen St, Edenton.
252-482-4057 Fax: 252-482-5642

Theater Style - 500 * 450, Fee: $300 Security Deposit
Pavilion 3200 Sq. ft. - Fee - $250.00
Show Barn/Stage/DR 3,300 Sq. Ft. - Fee - $250
Outdoor Stage 16' Deep x 30' Long Covered @ 4' x 45'.


Barker House Meetings/Seminars

One meeting room on 2nd floor, with conference table
$150 half day/$300 full day
Mike Ervin - Executive Director
252-482-7800, fax: 252-482-2065

Also available for Weddings/Receptions/Parties
Rooms: Parlor, dining room, center hall, porch overlooking Edenton Bay, 3 bathrooms.
Lawn: South-side lawn on Edenton Bay for tent, tables, chairs
House Capacity: 85 + standing
Lawn Capacity: Flexible according to size of tent.
Fee: Barker House and Lawn $1000 (Mon.-Thurs.), $1,250 (Fri.-Sun.) Available after 5pm.


Chowan Community Building

50 - 75 people
Jimmy Alligood
This building is located at 2862 Virginia Road and is perfect for organizational meetings, holiday parties, family gatherings, and includes tables and chairs.


Chowan County Agricultural Building

1 room (1200 sq. ft.) use of room for non-profit agencies (not for private weddings, parties)
75 seated comfortably and 125 standing
Denise Bunch
Chowan County Cooperative Extensions gives county residents easy access to the resources and expertise of NC State University and NC A&T State University. Through educational programs, publications, and events, Cooperative Extension agents deliver unbiased, research-based information to Chowan County citizens.


Council Chambers

1 room (950 sq. ft.)
79 standing room only and 40 with tables and chairs
T. Woodley


Edenton Fish Hatchery

1 room
S. Jackson
State, County, City or Federal use only.


Hampton Inn

1 room
75 theater
50 u-shape
$150 per day
Katrina Barnes


Historic 1767 Chowan County Courthouse

1 Courtroom, 1 Panel Room and Courthouse Green
75 - Courtroom, 89 - Panel Room, several hundred - Green
Fee varies according to use and time of day
Bob Hopkins


Inner Banks Inn

18,500 sq. ft. of rooms and meeting spaces
Susan Beckwith, Proprietor and Event Coordinator
Inn consisting of restored historic Victorian mansion (c.1902), converted tobacco packing barn, revival colonial home and coastal Carolina cottage, patio and full service restaurant all on 2.75 acres in historic district. Large lawn available for tenting. Ideal for weddings, receptions, reunions, corporate events, etc.

Dining, and professional onsite and offsite catering throughout the region. Full time Event Coordinator at no additional charge.


Leon Nixon Catering

2 rooms
1 (8800 sq.ft 400)
1 (4800 sq.ft. 60 x 80 mtg room)
$300 per day or $200 half day
Leon Nixon
Sunday Lunch 11 am - 2 pm
Only BBQ and Chicken Restaurant in Town as well as seafood
will seat 400 people or 6 state of the art catering trailers any place any time. 1,000 - 10,000 people!


Links at Mulberry Hill

1 room (2400 sq. ft.)
Call the Pro Shop
Club Manager


National Guard Armory

1 room


Shepard-Pruden Library

1 room 15' by 32'
50 in chairs and 35 at tables with chairs
$25 per hour plus $25 cleaning fee - non-profit no fee except cleaning
Naomi White
The Chowan Meeting Room is furnished with smart board, Wi-Fi, and a sound system. The adjacent area, the Edenton Reading Room, is 45' by 16' and furnished with hand made reproductions of 18th century furniture indigenous to the region. An ADA compliant catering kitchen and bathrooms complete the North Carolina Meeting Suite. A separate entrance makes it possible for meeting attendees to come and go without actually passing through the library.


Swain Auditorium

1 Room/Auditorium
Call for Details
Connie Parker


Town of Edenton Trolley Rentals

Rentals for special events and weddings.
25 people
$100 per hour
Tammy Woodley
Rental of trolley is available after 5 pm until 11 pm during the weekdays and Saturday; all day Sunday until 11 pm as well. Trolley does not go out of Edenton and the immediate surrounding area. Copy of rules and regulations available by phone or e-mail.


Town Parks - Queen Anne and Colonial

No charge
Tammy Woodley
Wonderful spots to celebrate weddings, family reunions, and picnics with children - forms for reservation are available on-line or by calling the Town of Edenton


Yeopim Ruritan

1 room (3700 s.ft.)
Wendy Korbusiesky