The Playhouse Cafe and Theatre

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  • More About the Vendor:

    Your photos are a breeze with locations in and around the venue or head off for a quick 5 minute drive to Mapua or Rabbit Island.

    Co-owner and chef Manuela Fuhrimann will create the perfect menu for your wedding. From a 5 course degustation menu to a simple kiwi BBQ we have the right catering options for your style of wedding.

    We have strong ties to many wedding professionals in the district and are happy to help plan the perfect wedding for you. Local bands, photographers, celebrants and bus companies, we have the contacts to find the right people for your desires…and budget.

    Quick Reference of the Venue
    Capacity: 100 seated, 120 cocktail style

    On Site Ceremony: Yes we have several areas available for an on-site ceremony.

    Catering: On site catering is always available, we are also able to cater for your off site ceremony.

    Furniture: We have high quality wooden tables and stylish dining chairs for up to 100 people.

    Extras: Hire of the Playhouse café also includes, use of the stage, full PA, mics, lights and DJ booth, projector system and large screen at no extra cost! The fee also includes all staffing costs, glasses, plate and cutlery hire.for up 100 guests.

    Please note: We do not provide linen or decorations, but we can point you in the direction of people who do.

    Pack in times: The venue hire fee is for the entire day. Parties are invited to prepare and decorate their wedding from 9am that morning.

    Pack out time: The Playhouse’s License runs from 11am till midnight. We would expect your wedding to be pack up by 11am the next morning.

    Transport: We have strong links with transport companies in the region and are happy to source transport for 1 to 100 people.

    Entertainment: From an acoustic session to a 7 piece band we know the best entertainers in Nelson personally and can help you find the perfect people for your wedding.

    Wedding venue hire pricing:

    $1000 between third weekend of November and first weekend of January.

    $500 rest of January till Easter.

    FREE rest of the year.

    The Next Step
    If you like what you see, the next step is to contact us and we can set up a wedding contract for you to review. Making a deposit will 100 percent confirm your wedding date and we can start to plan your big day.

    If you have any questions or queries, please do not hesitate to contact us.

    We look forward to hosting you at our Nelson Wedding Venue.

    YOUR RECEPTION
    Welcome to a unique and amazing reception room. The Playhouse Theatre.

    Highly stylised by renowned local artist John Gozney in a grotto motif with large copper lighting rigs, loads of nooks and crannies and of course a large stage directly in the restaurant.

    We have high quality, good looking chairs and tables for up to 100 guests (we are able to hire in more), which you are welcome to decorate in whatever vision you have. We can use the theatre lighting to add to your colour theme and make the room a magic place to celebrate.

    Together we can plan and organise the perfect reception for your wedding.

    Food, seating and entertainment are all areas which Nic Roland, the host and owner of The Playhouse, can assist and plan with you. He has hosted many weddings at the venue and is experienced in knowing what works.

    Once you have committed to having your wedding at The Playhouse, Nic will schedule several meetings with you and others involved in your wedding.

    We believe in solid planning before the big day, to set your mind at ease and you can enjoy the moment, leaving the important things in the hands of our team.

    Together we can plan and organise the perfect reception for your wedding.

    Food, seating and entertainment are all areas where Nic Roland, host and owner of The Playhouse, can assist and plan with you. He has hosted many weddings at the venue and is experienced in knowing what works.

    Once you have committed to having your wedding at The Playhouse, Nic will schedule several meetings with you and others involved in your wedding. We believe in solid planning before the big day so your mind is at ease and you can enjoy the moment and leave the important things in the hands of others.

    The Playhouse offers you more than other venues, for no extra charge you will receive use of the following:

    Full use of large Theatre stage and curtains
    Use of Theatre lighting rig
    Use of in house PA system, mics, mic stands and cables.
    Use of mixing desk for music
    Use of backstage break out area
    Your venue hire also includes, all staffing, cutlery, plates and glasses. Please note you are responsible for your decorations and linen.

    YOUR CEREMONY
    The Playhouse Café can host your ceremony and reception in one convenient package.

    As your guests await your arrival under the shade of a weeping willow tree, you can drive right up to the back of our quaint bridge still hidden from your guests by flax bushes. Your guests stand as the music starts and your ceremony begins.

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