Unique Graduation Party Venues in Pittsburgh

Commencement is right around the corner! It’s time to throw a party your graduate will never forget to celebrate their excellent achievements. Pittsburgh boasts a diverse selection of venues to host an unforgettable graduation party, catering to all styles and budgets. No matter if you’re looking for a small, welcoming space for an intimate family party or an open venue with plenty of flexibility for a large crowd, we’ve got you covered with the perfect graduation party venue. Congratulations to all of this year’s graduates, and may your parties give you a chance to relax and reflect on all your hard work!

Unique Graduation Party Venues in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Botanic Garden

Immerse your celebration in the beauty of the outdoors. The Pittsburgh Botanic Garden boasts breathtaking seasonal landscapes and elegant indoor conservatories perfect for a gorgeous afternoon gathering surrounded by vibrant flora. They even have a prepared food vendor list to help make your day as easy to plan and flawless as possible.

Tree Pittsburgh

For a truly rustic and unique experience, Tree Pittsburgh provides you with an indoor and outdoor space. Cozy up inside the welcoming Riverfront Room or step out on the covered deck to enjoy a view of the river. The building is also zero-waste, so you’ll use BPI-certified compostable or reusable dishware and serving utensils to take a step towards helping the planet in the process. 

The Fluted Mushroom and The Circuit Center

Treat your guests to a gourmet experience they won’t soon forget. The Fluted Mushroom, a renowned Pittsburgh caterer, offers a stunning ballroom within The Circuit Center. This unique partnership provides a seamless combination of exceptional food, impeccable service, and a modern atmosphere filled with elegant design and lighting.

The Pittsburgh Event Studio

If you plan on having an intimate gathering with a small crowd, The Pittsburgh Event Studio will provide you with a comforting, clean, modern space. This versatile venue allows you to completely transform the space to perfectly reflect your graduate’s style and personality. The studio’s urban location adds a touch of trendy chic, making it ideal for a contemporary and stylish celebration.

West View Banquet Hall

Sometimes, a classic banquet hall is the perfect setting with catered food, decor services, and plenty of space when you have a lot of guests. You’ll have your big day taken care of for you by one of three different catering services, each with a wide variety of selections, plus over 10 beverages provided for you. It’s a great place to be more hands-off and just enjoy the celebration.

Green Oaks Country Club

Another picturesque option for a graduation party is at Green Oaks Country Club. You’ll fall in love with the stunning natural lighting that floods the floor-to-ceiling windows. Lush greenery and vaulted cathedral ceilings create a graceful setting for a more formal celebration. Imagine celebrating your graduate’s achievements surrounded by breathtaking scenery for a truly memorable party.

The Grand Concourse

Celebrate in a space steeped in history. The Grand Concourse, a historic train station turned event venue, offers a majestic atmosphere unlike any other. Your guests will be awestruck by the grandeur stained glass vaulted ceilings, marble columns, and a dramatic staircase. The Grand Concourse also provides extensive lunch and dinner menu options so your guests won’t leave unsatisfied. 

Heinz History Center

The Heinz History Center offers more than just captivating exhibits; it boasts exceptional private event services. Imagine celebrating your graduate’s achievements while surrounded by iconic artifacts from the ages. The Heinz History Center’s professional event team will also work closely with you to customize the space, catering options, and entertainment to perfectly reflect your graduate’s personality and interests.

Story by Kylie Thomas

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