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The Lepercq Space makes for a magical and memorable setting on your special day.

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BAM makes for a magical and memorable setting on your special day. BAM staff is available to discuss customizing your event according to your needs and provide information about weddings at BAM.

Weddings are hosted in the spectacular Lepercq Space on the second floor of BAM's Peter Jay Sharp Building. Because of BAM's programming schedule, the Lepercq Space, also home to BAMcafé, is only available for weddings in July, with some exceptions, so please inquire.

Capacity

The Lepercq Space is a flexible space that can accommodate many arrangements. Its capacity depends on the set-up of your event, but these numbers may serve as a guide:

  • Seated dinner with full dance floor: 170
  • Full seated dinner: 250
  • Cleared room reception: 350

Event Pricing

BAM is a union house with an efficient and talented professional crew. BAM wedding packages include a full team of professional and friendly staff for a five-hour event (not including set up and break down), which includes the ceremony, cocktail hour, and reception. Additional event hours are billed at 10% of the total budget, per hour. Events ending after 11pm will incur a $500 per-hour surcharge. Also included:

  • An event manager, a production supervisor, a catering director, stagehands for technical and overall event set-up, ushers, fireguards, EMT, and coat check (required)
  • Room set-up and furniture arrangements
  • BAMcafé sound system (including microphones)
  • BAMcafé atmospheric lighting (choose among 10 preset looks)

BAM wedding packages are priced at $9,500 for a Friday or Saturday event and $10,500 for a Sunday event. This cost does not include catering.

Catering

All catering at BAM is provided exclusively by our in-house caterer, Great Performances. Prices include kitchen and wait staff, menus, bar, and rental equipment. Catering packages are customizable, so please inquire.

  • Ceremony, reception, buffet dinner package: starts at $165 per person
  • Ceremony, reception, seated dinner package: starts at $170 per person

Contact us to arrange a walk-through of the Lepercq Space and to discuss your event.

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Originally a ballroom, the Lepercq Space was renovated in 1997 and features exposed brick walls with vaulted red arches and silver-tipped lights. It makes a stylish setting for receptions, meetings, and parties.

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Catering by Great Performances  
 
Great Performances is the exclusive caterer for weddings at BAM.
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