Best Event Venue Fredericksburg VA

We are the music-makers and we are the dreamers of dreams.

We are the movers and shakers of the world forever, it seems.

Arthur O’ Shaughnessy

 As simply the best venue for meetings and events

in the Fredericksburg, Virginia area, 

The Riverside Center for the Performing Arts

is a dinner theater with an additional 7,500 square feet

of meeting rooms and function space.

With gorgeous chandeliers, accent lighting, ample parking,

and diverse menus options prepared in our onsite kitchen

and served by our professionally trained service staff, 

we offer an incredible experience for your meeting or event.

Getting 30 managers together for a business meeting or maybe celebrating 50 years of marriage? Find yourself leading plans for senior prom or is this your “I Do” day and you need the perfect place to celebrate with family and friends? Riverside Center offers two well-appointed event rooms that can be combined to welcome up to 600 guests. Our foyer is ideal for cocktail receptions prior to your event. 


Going big? Unique to Riverside is our more than 400-seat theater which is available for special events on a limited basis. Ask our event coordinators about opportunities to STAGE YOUR WEDDING at Riverside Center and introduce some theater magic to your big day.

The Riverside Center event planning team is dedicated to making your event a smashing success.

Contact us to learn more about our event planning services.