FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Check below for all your questions about weddings, private events, public events, & more! If you still don't see what you're curious about, feel free to contact us! 

Do you have COVID regulations in place?


We are encouraging wearing masks when not in your seat during public events. We will continue to monitor local guidelines and act accordingly!




Is your venue available for photoshoots?


Yes! Please inquire at info@uptownsocialmc.com




What's your capacity for private events?


300 with tables and 500 standing room only. Inquire to discuss a layout for your event!




Where can I stay nearby?


Blue Chip Casino Hotel & Spa is 1 mile away (4 minute drive). There are also numerous options for rentals close to Lake Michigan beaches, such as Beachwalk Resorts. Another great option nearby is 4411 Inn & Suites.




Is parking available?


Yes! See three available lots here.




How late can we stay?


Last call for private events/weddings is 11:00 PM or 11:30 PM (dependent upon package selection). Additional time may be purchased at a nominal fee of $250 (30-Minute Max).




Can I decorate?


Yes, we allow you to decorate predetermined spaces on the day of your event. Confetti, feathers, popper streamers, glitter, beads or sequins are prohibited.




If we are holding a wedding ceremony in your space can we do a rehearsal?


Yes! We will coordinate a date and time that works for you and your party the week of the wedding.




Is there a room for the bride/groom to get ready?


Yes! We have separate rooms that are designated for the bride and groom suites. These are either included in your package (ceremony to reception) or can be added a la carte.




If I have a ceremony & reception at your space, where do the guests go during the interim?


We have a lounge area with a bar, courtyard, and covered outdoor space. We also have space heaters if the weather calls for them!