The Cathedral boasts several magnificent facilities that are available to rent.

The Auditorium Ball Room The Lobby Main Dining Room East & West Dining The Mezzanine East Lodge Room

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Approved Caterers for Cathedral Events

Austin Taste Us
All Occasion Catering Service
Contact:  Leslie Austin
(724) 652-3590

Elmtree Catering
Contact:  Dean or Melissa Beaumier
(330) 755-5366

Gallo’s Italian Villa
Contact:  Rachelle Newton or Phil Gallo
(724) 656-9280

Jones Catering
Contact:  David Jones
(724) 333-5953

“Kiss the Cook” Food Experiences
Contact: Michelle Mathis
(724) 498-7853

Medure’s Catering
Contact:  Pete Medure
(724) 654-5465

Smokin’ Steer BBQ
Contact:  Dave Hunter
(724) 991-1288

Sweetpeas Comfort Spot
Contact:  Shaneka Steals
(724)  936-0650

Weber Catering & Events
Contact:  Michonda Weber
(724) 301-2829

The “Acoustically Perfect” Auditorium

Once the largest and most magnificent between New York and Chicago, this 2,800 seat auditorium has had a wide variety of entertainers grace its stage. From national stars like Jerry Seinfield to local treasures like the Greenville Symphony, the New Castle Consistory Men’s Choir, and the New Castle Regional Ballet, the Scottish Rite Cathedral has something to offer everyone. The auditorium also boasts a Mueller 4-Console Organ, which has over 5,000 pipes to create its wonderful sounds. It is connected to a player piano, which is played from the organ keyboard. There are only two of these in existence.

Auditorium Seating Chart

Main Dining Room

The Main Dining Room is 58 feet by 147 feet and can seat up to 600 guests at long banquet tables and 425 guests at round tables. This room is equipped with a stage, a baby-grand piano, and two food serving stations. Burgundy and gold trim accent the white walls. While being well-adapted for large banquets, it is also used for many other purposes, such as sports shows, automobile shows, bridal shows, and various other public gatherings.

Ball Room

The chandeliers in the Ballroom create magical patterns of light on the ceiling for events.  The Ballroom is 49 feet by 102 feet, and will accommodate 250 guests at long tables or 150 guests at round tables.

East & West Dining Rooms

The East and West Dining Rooms are each 45 feet by 78 feet. Appropriately decorated and furnished, these rooms are ideal for anniversary parties, bridal showers, communion parties, banquets, and seminars. Each room will accommodate up to 200 guests at long tables or 130 guests at round tables.

The Lobby



The lobby is a true work of beauty; it is 70 feet long, and 40 feet deep. Suspended from the ceiling, 45 feet above, are three stained-glass chandeliers. Eighteen massive pillars flank the chandeliers. The lobby can accommodate up to 160 guests at round tables only.



Lobby setup for a wedding ceremony.

Lobby setup for reception.

The Mezzanine


The Mezzanine, which overlooks the lobby, can be rented for additional seating for the lobby. Up to 160 guests can be seated at long tables in the mezzanine.

East Lodge Room



Wedding ceremony site.