Gatherings of Blue Ash—an event venue ideal for bringing people together
Gatherings of Blue Ash, presented by Elegant Fare Catering & Events, builds community with state-of-the-art event and conference venue facilities that draw friends, family, and colleagues together for weddings, corporate events, social celebrations, and other occasions. At this vibrant center located in the heart of the Blue Ash business corridor in Greater Cincinnati, Elegant Fare proudly offers exclusive, single-source convenience and the professional event planning, best-in-class food, and impeccable service that have been our hallmark for more than 40 years.
A gorgeous reception area accented with subtle grays, stunning marble, and generous natural light sets the stage for a gracious introduction into all that Gatherings offers. The setting is simple, sophisticated, bright, energizing. It includes an engaging bar and service area and connects the center’s highly flexible, expansive spaces, which together can accommodate more than 350 guests.
The impressive Great Hall is an upscale, understated backdrop for any occasion, accented with vast hardwood flooring and tasteful towering walls of windows. There is an optional raised stage and an impressive array of AV and lighting options, including several choices of chandeliers. With cushioned Chiavari chairs surrounding generous round tables, The Great Hall hosts banquets and wedding receptions for up to 250 guests. It also converts easily to a spacious event center for fundraising auctions, business expos, and more.
The unique FlexSpace at Gatherings offers dual meeting rooms or a single sweeping area, with window walls that open fully to a pair of patios. Accommodating up to 149 guests, FlexSpace is perfect for half- or full-day luncheons, conference and break-out rooms, training sessions, and parties. Here you’ll find an array of the latest technology tools: AV connections, mounted HDTV or projector and screen, ultra-high-speed 1 Gbps Internet service, and more. Appointments such as marble floors and soft gray woodwork make FlexSpace an inviting setting for wedding ceremonies, which may be open-air according to the season.
Planning, Primping and Partying
The VIP Room is a lovely, comfortable nook with attractive furnishings and generous space. It sometimes serves as a corporate breakout room or private consultation area, or as planning central for major events. For weddings of all sizes and styles, wedding parties gather in the VIP Room before, during, and after the day’s festivities. It easily accommodates dressing and freshening up, friendly toasts, and those precious pre-wedding photo ops.
Gatherings of Blue Ash was designed to be uniquely attractive and customizable, with state-of-the-art technology to facilitate event success. What happens when a stunning, 9,000-square-foot event center is the stage for the expertise of Elegant Fare Catering & Events? Worry-free celebrations that sparkle from start to finish. Over more than 40 years, Elegant Fare has successfully taken care of every detail, from budget to linens to delectable dishes and impressive service, for thousands of events. At Gatherings of Blue Ash, our legacy of excellence continues.
The result? Gatherings—our event venue in Blue Ash that provides good taste, beautiful gatherings, and enduring memories.
- Convenient free parking
- Wheelchair accessible
- A wide selection of lodging accommodations nearby
- Minutes from I-275, I-75, I-71, and downtown Cincinnati
- Situated in Blue Ash, an affluent community and major regional commercial and cultural center
- An integral part of the Greater Cincinnati metropolitan area, home to two Fortune 100 and five Fortune 500 companies as well as the Cincinnati Bengals (National Football League), the Reds (Major League Baseball), and FC Cincinnati (Major League Soccer).
“It was so wonderful to attend a recent open house at Gatherings of Blue Ash!…It is a great location for weddings, meetings, and community events. The tall ceilings, neutral décor make it easy to decorate and photograph. And their food was incredible.…I can’t wait to be back to celebrate another event!”