FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
You have questions, we have answers. Below are the most commonly asked questions we hear about our event space. Please call or message us if you have other questions that are not answered below.
1. How big is your space?
Our indoor, heated and cooled event space is roughly 6,100 square feet. Our little studio is roughly 1,100 square feet (not including the indoor balcony).
2. How many people will your space hold?
Studio 215 holds up to 270 people if it is standing room only with cocktail tables, a conference, or a wedding ceremony. If you would like to hold both your ceremony and reception here we suggest a max of 150 people to be comfortable.
For the little studio our max occupancy is 95 for a seated ceremony, 75 for standing room/ cocktails tables. For a seated meal (including a buffet table, drink table, and dessert table) we strongly suggest no more than 65 people.
3. Is your space handicap accessible?
Yes! Both of our studios, our private outdoor patio, bridal suite, groom room, restrooms, and all of our entrances are handicap accessible.
4. Can you bring in your own caterer?
YES! Any caterer is allowed at Studio 215.
5. Can you bring in your own alcohol?
YES! Just be sure to get the $50 North Carolina ABC license for your party if you are going to have any type of liquor.
6. How much does it cost to rent the space?
The little studio ranges from $100-$125 an hour. The big studio varies on the weekend from $2,200-$3,700 depending on the package. The big studio is $1,250-$1600 depending on the package Monday- Thursday. Please click our "Pricing" tab in the upper right to find out all of the details.
7. Can you bring in your own photographer, florist, Caterer, Bartender, DJ, etc?
8. How can I tour the space?
Tours are by appointment only. Please call or email one of our staff members. We would love to give you a private tour at your convenience.
9. WHAT IS THE DEPOSIT?
Little Studio 215 requires a $400 non-refundable deposit and a signed contract.
Studio 215 requires a $1,000 non-refundable deposit and a signed contract. This holds your date!
10. How big is your patio?
Our outdoor patio is a fun place to hang out in a more intimate setting. It is an ideal set up for yard games, a rehearsal dinner, movie, live entertainment, dancing, and more! Our 30’ x 40’ private patio is adorned with bistro lights and plants. It comfortably holds 65 for a seated dinner.
11. What all do you get with the rental of Studio 215?
You get over 6,000 square feet of an industrial chic space adorned by cafe lights (bistro lights), plus (15) of our five foot round tables, (15) of our eight foot rectangular tables, (5) of our high tops aka "bistro tables", 5 of our colorful can lights also known as "up lights", 270 mahogany chiavari chairs with white cushions, black, white, ivory, silver satin, bright red, OR bright purple floor length linens, use of the private patio and prep kitchen, two indoor balconies, corn hole game, and ample on site private parking. We also include a parking attendant for the south lot for events with more than 100 people as well as a security guard for parties or weddings 5:30pm-midnight with the inclusive package. After you book with us you are welcome to use our space for a 1.5 hour engagement photo session or a 1.5 hour bridal portrait session. Just be sure to check with us and our schedule in advance! Also, for weddings booked at our studio you'll get one hour the day before for rehearsals.
For weddings, vow renewals, bridal portraits, and engagement photos we include access to our groom's room and our beautiful bridal suite.
12. MaY I do a photo shoot at Studio 215?
Yes! Professional photographers, videographers, florists, wedding planners, and make-up artists are more than welcome to do a photo shoot, style shoot, and/or commercial here! It is $50 an hour and is reserved on a some what last minute basis due to our scheduled events.