The Kastle – Upper Level
Capacity 60-75 depending on set up.
Main Stage + Bar Area + Accessible Washroom + Coat Check and Waiting Area
The Krypt – Lower Level
Capacity 40 depending on set up
Main Bar Area + Commercial Kitchen + 8.6ft Fireplace + Leather Chairs, Cocktail rounds + Pub Style Seating + 2 Washrooms + Coat Area
Rear Private Parking Lot & Green Space
Parking lot to accommodate many guest vehicles + Green Space for Photos
What types of experiences are offered and permitted at the Forrester Centre?
Outside of our TEXT for a TABLE reservations and offerings on select evenings, 'wee' offer special ticketed events and performances, and host weddings, corporate, and lifestyle experiences.
Are children permitted in the venue?
Yes, but only for private bookings such as a wedding or anniversary if accompanied by their parents / guardians.
What are the rental fees and what is included?
The rental fee to book one of our spaces starts at $750 plus tax and goes up from there. This fee includes a private mixologist/bartender, set up, tear down, maintenance, and cleaning fees, access and use of our specially curated in-house décor inventory, audio/visual, use of various tables, chairs, linens, glassware, WIFI, and private/overnight guest parking. Service and catering fees not included.
Do you require a deposit to secure booking?
Yes, a non-refundable deposit of 25% of the rental fee is due at the time of booking. The remaining balance is due on or before the day/evening of event. Deposit for catering fees is over and above and will be outlined at the time of invoicing. We accept the following methods of payment: cash, corporate cheque, e-transfer, debit and all major credit cards. *Private events and deposits impacted by Covid-19 will be transferrable to an alternate date.
Do you offer Audio & Visual?
We sure do! Here’s what we offer:
Upper Level custom mic and podium
L1 Bose sound system
Large Bluetooth speaker
Smaller Bluetooth speaker
Projector and screen
Wi-Fi Internet access
Do you permit outside food and beverage into the venue?
No, we are a licensed food and beverage establishment and all food and beverage needs are to be booked in-house through our official caterer, Kilted Kuisine. Absolutely no beverages (alcoholic and non-alcoholic) are permitted to be brought onsite. Drinks can be purchased from our bar, however, we welcome special beverage requests that are coordinated with us prior to the event.
Do you have parking on-site?
We sure do! We have a very large, private, and exclusive parking lot to the rear of the venue. Guests are asked to park in the rear lot and not at the front of the venue unless you have accessibility needs.
Is the Forrester Centre Accessible?
Yes, our upper level is fully accessible.
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