Meetings, Catering and Event Centers
We are here to help you. Whether you’re planning a conference, executives’ retreat, wedding, family reunion or special event, our staff is ready to help you find the ideal location. We have included a list of available meeting locations and can assist with your search for caterers, event planners and venues in Kinston and Lenoir County. Need some assistance planning your event? Contact our staff at 252-523-2500 or firstname.lastname@example.org and we will be happy to assist.
Community Council for the Arts
One of the finest arts centers in the state, this state-of-the-art 30,000 sq. ft. center is the perfect location for your next meeting or event. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places the building has areas for large events, break out rooms, and a small kitchen. This is the perfect location for your next meeting or event.
109 E. King Street
Inside seating capacity – 75
Jesse Cobb built this colonial showplace in 1772, four years before the American Colonies’ War for Independence. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Harmony Hall has been lovingly restored and furnished with meticulous attention to detail. Many original features, such as brickwork and moldings, are examples of works by early Kinston craftsmen. A garden features flowers and plants indigenous to the area and appropriate to the age of the house. An early 20th-century schoolhouse sits at the rear of the property, complete with desks and blackboard. Book your event today! Call for more information.
Hometowne Exchange Event Center
118 W. North Street
Seating capacity – 80
A unique 2,400 sq. ft. facility that can meet your needs from meetings to parties to catered events. Tables and chairs for 140 people and kitchen are available. This beautiful from has the original tin ceiling, exposed brick wall, and the original wooden columns. Call and make your reservations. WiFi is available.
Kings’ Eastern Carolina barbecue and fried chicken will hit the road for your special event – rehearsal dinner or wedding, graduation party, football tailgate or family beach gathering – we’ll bring the Eastern NC BBQ feast to you. Kings covers an area from the Triangle to the coast.
Kinston Community Center
2602 W. Vernon Avenue
Seating capacity – 300
Unforgettable events in a state-of-the-art setting. Make a big impact with your next event by hosting it at the Kinston Community Center. Whether you’re planning a meeting, party or wedding, we invite you to come take a look at what the KCC can offer.
110 E. Caswell Street
Seating capacity – 250-300
On-and-off site catering is offered at Olivia’s for receptions, rehearsals, class reunions, business meetings, and other events. Call for more information.
Sandwiches, soups, salads, desserts and daily features. Meats and cheeses by the pound.
Queen Street Deli & Bakery
Sandwiches, soups, gourmet coffee, snacks and juices. Special pricing and catering menus that are perfect for any occasion.