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The Temple Event Center Macon

745 Poplar St, Macon, GA 31201

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The Temple Event Center is located in the former Al Sihah Shrine Temple. This iconic building, built in 1930/1931, possesses an abundance of space and a one-of-a-kind ballroom that can accommodate a variety of events. The Temple is a must-see venue offering A 7000 square feet rooftop featuring views of Rosa Parks Square and City Hall The Grand Ballroom that will accommodate large celebrations State-of-the-art audio/video and lighting system 25+ feet high decorative ceilings Ample and close parking with valet service Award-winning event service team The Temple was designed for the Macon Shriners by architect W. Elliott Dunwoody, Jr. The Egyptian-themed decorative ceilings and murals were created by Athos Menaboni – one of Georgia’s most prominent artists. The Temple opened 1931 and served as the organization’s home until 2004. The building was once the largest auditorium in Georgia outside of Atlanta.
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  • Description Your guests will enjoy views of our beautiful historic city hall and Rosa Park Square as your special event site. With spacious conjoined Balcony/Mezzanine with Port Cochere cocktail area, Rooftop Patio with city-center view and Grand Ballroom with 27ft high ceilings, you and your guests can enjoy each other’s company while lavishing in one of Macon's most unique and fun atmospheres.
  • Exhibits 25
  • Floorplan File Floorplan File
  • Largest Room 5146
  • Total Sq. Ft. 18000
  • Reception Capacity 600
  • Space Notes The Temple offers a beautiful selection of indoor and outdoor full-service areas, which will accommodate up to 400 guests seated or 600+ guests cocktail reception style, as well as a variety of amenities to make your special event Epic.
  • Theatre Capacity 546
  • Banquet Capacity 400
  • Number of Rooms 6
  • Booths 25
  • Large floor Plan PDF Large floor Plan PDF
  • Suites 2
  • Classroom Capacity 300