Make Your Wedding An Unforgettable Experience at The NEW Center!

The Ultimate Indoor & Outdoor Wedding Venue in Ohio

Whether you and your future spouse are college sweethearts, backpackers who met in New Zealand or an online success, your story is unique. Your special day should be too. The NEW Center is an exciting new wedding and reception venue that unites elegance with imagination to bring your wedding vision to life.

The NEW Center offers complimentary onsite planners as well as packages to fit any bride’s wish

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Browse our gallery to get a better idea of what our facility is like, or use the form on this page to book a private tour of our facility. Just tell us the dates and times that work best for you.

A Wedding at The NEW Center

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Your Wedding Experience Imagined

We offer a wide array of menu selections to accommodate your budget and your guests. With all weddings, it is our pleasure to offer the following complimentary services:

  • Coordination of wedding details with in-house event specialist
  • Pre-function area for cocktail reception
  • Champagne toast for the Bridal Party
  • Hospitality suite for bridal party
  • White, ivory or black table linens, table skirting, and linen napkins in a variety of colors
  • 60″ round tables that seat up to 8 guests per table as well as display tables for DJ, cake, gifts and place cards

  • Cutting and service of your wedding cake
  • Dance floor that can be configured to different sizes
  • Staging for the head table
  • Standard audio/visual needs
  • Free parking for guests

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Northeast Ohio Outdoor Wedding Venue

The NEW Center features a beautifully landscaped courtyard that is an ideal location for outdoor weddings. Photo ops, cocktail hour, the ceremony, and reception can all be held outdoors, and in case of inclement weather, we reserve the Grand Ballroom in addition, at no cost to you, to ensure nothing ruins your perfect day.

Start preparing your dream outdoor wedding today by contacting one of our expert wedding planners.

What People Are Saying

We had our wedding & reception here in October and it was PERFECT! We wanted somewhere that we could have everything at the same place and The NEW Center met all our wants! There is the perfect spot for cocktail hour overlooking the campus and it's beautiful landscaping, which also… Read More

Ashley A.

The NEW Center at Northeast Ohio Medical University was the perfect reception venue. We received so many compliments on the food and the beautiful setup of the venue. The NEW Center is new, very modern and easy to dress up without having to hide outdated interior design. Their team was… Read More

Linsday L.

Working with The NEW Center was awesome. Any questions or concerns we had were quickly addressed. They provided our daughter with a beautiful reception. The decorations and room layout were exactly as promised. We chose to have the carving/serving stations and everyone of our guests raved about how great the… Read More

Father of the Bride

The team at the NEW Center were incredible to work with. They took the time to answer all of my questions leading up to our reception (and there were a lot of questions). They helped turn our food station dreams into a reality for dinner and helped keep our reception… Read More


We had my daughters wedding at The New Center in August 2017. First I have to say how wonderful the Events Manager was. She was always kind, very prompt in returning phone calls or emails. Sometimes it seemed like she knew what we needed before we asked. She is very… Read More

Mother of the Bride

A Central Location
for Your Guests

Located in Rootstown, Ohio, The NEW Center is just a short drive from Akron, North Canton, Kent, Youngstown, and other cities in the Northeast Ohio region. With hundreds of hotel rooms located within several miles of The NEW Center, shuttle service before and after your event can be arranged for your attendees. Our building is easy to find right off of I-76 and has plenty of complimentary parking available for your guests.

See for yourself how easy it is to get to our location – Schedule a free lunch and tour of The NEW Center today!

News & Events

Thank You for Voting for The NEW Center!

Thank YOU for voting in the Record Courier’s Best of the Best Awards! We couldn’t do what we do without loyal fans like you! The NEW Center was voted Best Wedding Venue and was a finalist for Best Caterer, Best Event Venue and Best Boss! Sequoia Wellness Center was voted Best Spa and was a […]