Why Couples Say I Do to American Bank Center

Weddings at Venue by the Bay: Why Couples Say I Do to American Bank Center

Planning a wedding can be a daunting task. Here are just a few reasons why the Venue by the Bay, American Bank Center, is the perfect location for you and your special day.

You’re engaged? Congratulations! Now what?

Before you schedule a cake tasting (yummm), before mailing out invites, and before selecting your dream wedding photographer, you have to book your wedding venue. Choosing the perfect venue, though daunting for some, doesn’t have to be scary or difficult for all. The initial venue search is the toughest part, along with narrowing down your choices. It’s much easier to say yes to a wedding venue if you know why others said yes first. Here are just a few reasons lovebirds in the Coastal Bend have said yes to the Venue by the Bay – American Bank Center. 

An event taking place at the American Bank Center

Why couples choose American Bank Center

It’s easy to say yes to Venue by the Bay. The booking process is quick and easy. The American Bank Center’s Sales team is quick to respond to wedding inquiries and they are excited to be a part of your wedding story. The staff listens to couples to determine the best location for your celebration. The team recommends you see it for yourself! Schedule a tour to see exactly why couples choose American Bank Center. Wedding clients agree the beautiful views are the number one reason couples host their special day at Venue by the Bay. The ambiance is the ideal setting to celebrate and dine with friends and family. Typically, food is at the center of every major celebration. A venue’s cuisine plays a pivotal role in the selection process. American Bank Center makes choosing your menu effortless, giving couples more reasons to book. From signature ceremony cocktails to savory midnight snacks for those wedding guests that had too much fun on the dance floor. American Bank Center has thought of it all so you can confidently say I do to their venue. 

Which spaces are used at American Bank Center

Brides and Grooms choose Henry Garrett Ballroom. The ballroom’s warm reception atmosphere and spacious pre-function area make it the premier choice amongst wedding couples. This space is perfect for hosting your wedding ceremony, cocktail hour, and reception. Miles of blue sky can be seen from the Pre-Function’s floor-to-ceiling windows. Couples share heartfelt vows in front of stunning bay views and then dance the night away in the modern ballroom. Happy duos looking for a more intimate experience rave about the Selena Rotunda. Renting the Rotunda for a wedding reception means a 180-degree view of Corpus Christi Bay, along with the only private outdoor patio at American Bank Center. There are many more spaces at Venue by the Bay to choose from. One space where staff would like to see more weddings is the majestic Selena Auditorium. Imagine sharing your vows on the same stage as legends have played. Epic.

An event taking place at the American Bank Center.

American Bank Center’s Guest Capacities

American Bank Center sees an average of 250 guests per wedding, but they have room for so much more! Depending on the space, Venue by the Bay can accommodate up to 900 guests in the Henry Garrett Ballroom and over 1500 friends and family in the Water Garden Room. So, if your mother-in-law invites your childhood neighbors or your cousin twice removed to your wedding, we’ve got you covered.  

Why Recommend American Bank Center

American Bank Center is an extension of Downtown Corpus Christi. The proximity to local nightlife, industry-leading restaurants, world-renowned attractions, and neighboring hotel accommodations are reason enough to book your wedding at Venue by the Bay. The location and picturesque views inspire Executive Chef and team, to create dishes that will wow your guests. The dedicated and friendly Sales team wants to celebrate your special day with you. Contact Sammie Ramón at 361-826-4737 or email Sammie.Ramon@Oakviewgroup.com to say yes to your Venue by the Bay today!