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Host your big event at The Columns, Memphis’ finest gala and reception venue. Built in 1929 as a bank lobby, The Columns boasts 22 marble pillars and 20,000 square feet of historic grandeur. With two levels of event space, it’s perfect for events hosting 200-800 people.

Located in the heart of Memphis, The Columns evokes the city’s rich history while offering the excitement of a vibrant downtown. Many of Memphis’ greatest attractions — including the world-famous Rendezvous restaurant and the renowned music clubs of Beale Street — are just a block or two away.

For an amazing 360-degree video tour of The Columns, click here.

Resource Entertainment is the venue manager for The Columns, and since we have booked dozens entertainers in this space, we can offer great ideas for bands, staging, sound & lights, etc.

The Columns is spectacular, convenient, and affordable. Whether it’s a personal celebration, a charity gala, or a corporate event, your party will be unforgettable at The Columns at One Commerce Square.

For pricing and availability, email us (catie [at] resourceentertainment [dot] com) or call 901-552-4732

For more event photos and news, see The Columns on Facebook and @thecolumnsvenue on Instagram. 

As Seen on The Knot


The street entrance to The Columns is on Monroe Avenue between Main Street and Second Ave., across from the Residence Inn and McEwen’s. 49 Second Street is the address for the Second Street rotating door entrance.  The Monroe Avenue Entrance does not have an actual number address.  

Virtual Tour

Keith + Rutvi : Elizabeth Nord Photography

Planner: Infinity Events 


Catherine + Nathan : Taylor Square Photography

Planner: Mona Dunlap



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