Spotlight Room at the Palace

The Spotlight Room at the Palace is an ideal event space destination for any occasion! Located conveniently next door to the Palace Theatre, this newly renovated space can host a plethora of events including but not limited to: parties, meetings, luncheons, breakfasts, casual or formal dinners, weddings, bridal and baby showers, social events, wine tastings, team-building, pre-show parties and conferences.

Spotlight Room features a full bar, grand piano, hardwood flooring, modern lighting, newly remodeled bathrooms, a unique ceiling and glass windows for streams of natural light.

High and low top tables and table linens may be rented with complimentary folding chairs provided. Our bartenders may be hired for open or cash bars. Catering is available upon request, as we can offer a large selection of restaurants/caterers in the area that provide varied menus. We can book your music as well, whether it is a live band or a DJ. Whatever your event, we can help you make it spectacular!

Each event is highly coordinated and we are willing to accommodate to as many of your needs as we can. Pricing for Spotlight Room is a set fee, depending on the type of event. The space is able to accommodate 130 people. Time is typically based on a two-hour period, but exceptions may be made depending on the event.

Tours are available to view the space and may be made with the event coordinator. Make it an event no one will forget!

Corporate Events/Parties

Whether you are hosting a small meeting, luncheon, professional dinner, large corporate event or hosting a conference, the Spotlight Room is a great location for any professional business. With a maximum capacity of 130 people, catering options, a full bar, music and lighting, we can provide you with the best services we offer.

Hotels such as SpringHill Suites by Marriott, La Quinta Inn, Hilton Garden Inn, Holiday Inn Express and Suites, Courtyard Marriott and Fairfield Inn are all within 15 minutes from our location. Within one block, you can find exquisite cuisine, ample parking and a stellar night-life.

Manchester Airport is located 15 minutes away and Boston Logan International Airport is an hour south. Car rental options are also available within 2 miles. Everything you need is right within reach!


The life-changing day where your friends and family come together and watch you and your loved one start your journey together! On this exciting day, you want everything to go right. If you are interested in a small, intimate wedding with only your closest friends and family, then look no further than the Spotlight Room at the Palace.

Our team will help you organize the wedding of your dreams. Whether it be flower arrangements, music, lighting, decorations, romantic atmosphere or designated seating, we can help make your wedding memorable.

After touring the venue and sharing your details, we will work with you to ensure that everything will go as planned.

Any style wedding with up to 130 guests may be accommodated. No detail is too big or too small to make the wedding of your dreams come true.


Have a great party idea and nowhere to host it? Spotlight Room at the Palace is the place to be. It's more than just an event space; it's a place for fun, laughs, music, drinking, dining and most importantly, has a team of professionals who want to make your party special.

Business parties, social parties, annual gatherings, Christmas parties, galas, New Year's parties - anything your heart desires. Whether it be big or small, any party, any style, any theme - there's always something to celebrate!

Want to enjoy a show? The Palace Theatre, located right next door, features some of the best Broadway musicals, concerts and live comedy all year round! Check out the event calendar here. We offer pre-show parties, where you and your guests can have a few drinks, eat some fantastic food catered from local restaurants, and then enjoy some of The Palace Theatre's exquisite live entertainment!

Baby/Bridal Showers

Some major life changes are about to happen in your life. We want to celebrate this journey with you as you endeavor on this adventure of a lifetime. Whether you are having a baby, or getting married, there is no better way to celebrate than having a party!

There are catering options, music, lighting, and even the little things, such as table designs, party favors and small details that will really make The Spotlight Room perfect! We offer everything you could possibly need to celebrate this new chapter in your life with your family and friends.

Wine Tastings

Wine tastings are events that everyone enjoys. You dress to the nine's or casually, meet up with friends, family or colleagues, walk around and indulge in the fine tastes of imported and local wine!

We help set up different wine stations, so each attendee may experience the simplicity or the complexity of each type of wine such as Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Sauvignon Blanc, Riesling, Cabernet, Merlot and Zinfandel.

We provide catering options for hors d'oeuvres and appetizers that will leave your guests satisfied. Interested in a dinner menu? Tables, linens and folding chairs are available for your convenience.


Spotlight Room at the Palace is located at 96 Hanover Street, just one block from Elm Street, in downtown Manchester. Conveniently located next to the Palace Theatre with restaurants, bars, coffee shops and boutiques readily available, this event space is a great place to host your special occasion!

For Booking Details
Event Coordinator
Jacqueline "Jax" Youngdahl
603.668.5588 ext. 113