PLAN YOUR EVENT
PRIVATE OR CORPORATE PARTIES
Your special event will be made even more special by hosting this important event at the Colorado Springs Event Center. Our dedicated event professionals will work with you to create that special atmosphere and ambiance to make your important event memorable.
You may bring in your own food or use the services of our exclusive caterer.
You may bring in your own beverages and alcohol or use the services of our preferred supplier.
You are free to decorate for your own event.
Event rentals are a twelve hour block; however you can always add additional time.
40,000 square feet of dedicated event space, featuring drive in access and a covered loading dock
Completely remodeled in 2011
Expansion added in 2017
The most consumer friendly facility in the area
2,000 free parking spaces
Affordable facility rent with flexible dates
12’x14’ overhead drive in doors
Truck height loading docks
Space available for 400+ 10’x10’ booths
On-site night security optional
Show Managers Suite
Two multi-stall bathrooms
Wireless Internet access available throughout the facility
ATMs located on site
Private party packages are available with as few as 100 guests, up to 1,500 guests. Package prices include facility rental, staff costs, a dedicated security team and trash disposal. All rental items including tables, chairs, table covers, chair covers & ties, staging, lighting, risers, décor and more are provided through our preferred decorator. At the Colorado Springs Event Center, your rental block is a 12 hour rental which includes adequate time for decorating your event, running your event and event clean up. In addition to your facility rental is a $500.00 security deposit which is fully refundable after the event if the facility is clean and all areas of the rental agreement are met.
All Food & Beverage Service on CSEC property and in its facilities is managed by the Colorado Springs Event Center Food & Beverage Services Department within the policies set by the Colorado Springs Event Center.
Concessions: Concessions within the Colorado Springs Event Center are operated by Big Papa's Grill. CSEC has contracts with several specialty concessionaires for select indoor and outdoor events. Absolutely, no outside food or beverage is permitted within the Colorado Springs Event Center during public events.
Catering: Big Papa's Grill holds the first right of refusal on catering within the Colorado Springs Event Center property. Outside catering may be permitted on a case by case basis. All catering must be arranged through the Colorado Springs Event Center Food & Beverage Services Department.
Alcohol: In accordance with Colorado State liquor licensing, absolutely no outside alcohol or beverage containers are permitted at the Colorado Springs Event Center without prior approval from the Colorado Springs Event Center Food & Beverage Services department and proper permitting for special events.
Any arrangements for outside food and beverage vendors must be coordinated with and approved by Colorado Springs Event Center Food Services Department. For any questions regarding food and beverage at Colorado Springs Event Center or to make arrangements please contact: (719) 637-3960.
Rules & Guidelines – a complete list of rules and guidelines is available from your Event Manager.
A 50% deposit of the rental fee will be due at contract signing. The remainder of the rental fee and a $500 security deposit will be due 30 days prior to the event.
Colorado Springs Event Center asks that all decorations are removed from the facility and that all trash generated by your event is placed in the proper receptacles. Final cleaning is provided in your rental package.
Proof of Insurance is required for all events taking place within Colorado Springs Event Center facilities. Colorado Springs Event Center, RJ Promotions and Dunton Commercial must be listed as additional insured – your event manager will provide you with more details.
Food & Beverage
The Colorado Springs Event Center does have an exclusive caterer; however arrangements may be arranged for a food buyout. All food and beverage arrangements must be approved by the Colorado Springs Event Center Food and Beverage Department
Rentals and decorations from outside vendors are permitted. Decorations must be hung with painters tape – the use of nails or tacks on facility walls, pillars or other surfaces is prohibited.
All deposits are nonrefundable.