Banca

Host your event at BANCA and explore the full range of culinary delights our team has developed and perfected. Our full service menu features chef stations, incredible cheese displays for all night snacking, and inventive hors d’oeuvres featuring the best products from around the globe. We offer family-style dining, four-course plated dinners, and whatever else your food cravings desire!

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Historic Italian Market

Host an event that is authentically Philadelphia outside of the original Di Bruno Bros. on 9th Street in the iconic Italian Market. Invite up to 75 guests to the Piazza Di Bruno Bros. for a seated lunch with friends and family or a cocktail party under the stars.

Piazza Di Bruno
Rustic elements and refined luxury come together to shape a modern, welcoming venue on the majestic Cooper River. Guests will enjoy its character and style shaped by the vaulted ceilings, two stories of natural light, reclaimed beams, sculptural metal and crystal chandeliers, and a wrap-around porch with a perfect view of the river. The Camden County Boathouse at Cooper River is truly a one-of-a-kind venue for any event imaginable.
outdoor available, preferred caterer
A unique setting for your next special occasion. This newly renovated venue boasts five event spaces that include two stages, two tented areas overlooking the city skyline as well as a private terrace and garden for a more intimate gathering. No occasion is too large or small for Mann Music Center!
Photo Credit: Todd Zimmerman
outdoor, preferred caterer
Centrally located in Philadelphia’s new Spring Arts district, this large, bright and airy studio boasts many stylish yet comfortable features. The state-of-the-art venue is a place to celebrate as well as create!
outdoor available, preferred caterer
On a 12 acre estate, a gorgeous Manor House with capacity for 20 overnight guests, and a rustic barn reception hall for up to 300 guests. Featuring an expansive waterfront, boat house, river deck and game cottage, this venue offers experiences and memories to last a lifetime!
indoor + outdoor availability, preferred
The Inn at Grace Winery sits on fifty acres of the stunning Brandywine Valley, with a number of options to accommodate gatherings of 140 persons. Whether it is your dream wedding in the barn, a corporate meeting, a private family dinner or a cocktail reception on the back patio overlooking Sweetwater Woods, Grace Winery is a perfect backdrop for a memorable event.
indoor + outdoor availability, preferred caterer
The Maas Building is a mixed arts studio and work space with a large courtyard garden and two event spaces in the Fishtown neighborhood. Up to a 100 guests can enjoy a seated dinner or cocktail style event.
indoor + outdoor availability, preferred caterer
A historic vocational school that has been lovingly restored is a unique and unforgettable venue for your event. Featuring numerous spaces for rent, including an 8th floor terrace with picturesque views, the BOK Building is truly a one-of-a-kind Philadelphia landmark.
indoor + outdoor availability, preferred caterer
With over 200 years of history, the Betsy Ross House provides a charming setting for your special event! Whether you’re planning an intimate wedding or upscale cocktail reception, the Betsy Ross House will leave a lasting impression!
outdoor only, preferred caterer
The Powel and Physick Houses are both exceptional venues from the Philadelphia Society for the Preservation of Landmarks. Both locations are in Old City and can host up to 75 guests each. Let your guests be wowed by the history, valor and stunning beauty of these unforgettable landmarks.
indoor + outdoor availability, preferred caterer
Colonial Dames is a beautiful oasis in Center City, Philadelphia. For intimate gatherings or for larger parties of up to 120 guests, this space is sure to impress with it’s historic charm and gorgeous landscaping.
indoor + outdoor availability, preferred caterer
For students, faculty, staff and visitors, Di Bruno Bros. is a full service caterer approved by the University of Pennsylvania. Whether you are hosting an all-day conference, faculty luncheon, or student gathering, consider our casual and full service catering options anywhere on Penn’s Campus, including Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine, Annenberg Center for Performing Arts, Wharton School of Business, and Perelman Quad.
Celebrated as one of the first in the nation as a community arts center, the Fleisher Art Memorial can host up to 120 guests in it’s dramatic Sanctuary. Displaying fine stain-glass work and eclectic decor, the Sanctuary continues to be the venue’s most sought after space.
indoor + outdoor availability, preferred caterer
Franklin Square is one of the five original squares in Philadelphia designed by William Penn. It boasts a beautiful private pavilion that can host up to 100 guests. Enjoy the whimsy and the charm of this historic location.
indoor + outdoor availability, preferred caterer
The definition of rustic elegance right in the heart of Bucks County, the Rose Bank Winery features three separate and unique party venues, each truly customizable to your needs!
indoor + outdoor availability
The Great Hall at the Neighborhood House is an ideal space for a reception of up to 200 guests. With 1,700 Square feet of bright open space, this unique venue also boats a private lobby area, baby grand piano, and poured-pane glass windows.
Photo Credit: PC Hoffer Photography
indoor + outdoor availability
Designed in the year 1803-04 the meeting house is an example of the Georgian architectural style, and it incorporates a simple, yet high quality design and expert craftsmanship. Featuring several spaces for your meeting or event, the space also boasts on-site parking, a full catering kitchen, furnishings and audio-visual capabilities.
Old City, Philadelphia
Appleford Estate is an a historic destination in Villanova. You can choose to host your guests in the estate house, outside on the tented terrace or anywhere on the 24 acre property.
indoor + outdoor availability
The Merion Tribute House is located conveniently outside of the city. This castle-like venue sets the stage for an idyllic wedding ceremony and reception. You can choose to host your celebration inside the ballroom or outside on the grounds and terrace!
Photo Credit: Ardita Cola Photography
indoor + outdoor availability
The barn at Stonebrook Farm can host up to 150 guests. The rustic wedding of your dreams comes to life with a ceremony under the ash tree, photos in the meadow by the creek and dancing under the café lights.
Photo Credit: Laura Gares Photography
indoor + outdoor availability
Nestled in Bucks County on a horse farm, this family run venue has thought of many special touches to enhance your wedding day. You have access to the two barns, carriage house, outdoor ceremony area and adjacent grounds.
indoor + outdoor availability
This versatile event space is located in the heart of East Passyunk. Modern architecture meets industrial in this eclectic two story venue. Whether you’re hosting a day long meeting or wedding welcome party, this venue has a perfect space for you!
indoor only, preferred caterer
Live Nation’s unique music venues have hosted some of the world’s greatest entertainers. The large and versatile spaces are perfect for groups of 50 to 3,000. Each is equipped with full service event production, lighting, and audio and visual equipment to wow your guests.
indoor only, preferred caterer
The Fillmore is a popular Live Nation music venue, perfectly suited for up to 3,000 guests. Large and flexible, the music hall is fully equipped with pro lighting, the most advanced audio/visual technologies, and modern facilities to help make your event an unforgettable one.
indoor only, preferred caterer
A one of a kind building in Olde Kensington, Philadelphia featuring three large event spaces! This venue boasts 6,000 square feet features large rooms for big groups, breakout rooms for corporate meetings, and a bridal suite.
indoor only, preferred caterer
Located in the historic Frankford section of Philadelphia, this venue is home to local artisans as well as an event space. The Boiler Room can host up to 350 guests for a truly one of a kind event!
indoor only, preferred caterer
A beautiful 110 year old stable has been painstakingly restored to a working distillery, providing a home to custom-made copper-pot still. It is a perfect setting for cocktail parties, corporate gatherings, wedding receptions and for just about any reason to celebrate!
indoor only, preferred
A newly refurbished Church Hall in the center of University City, the venue holds intimate conferences for as few as 12 guests or parties as large as 230 guests.
indoor only, preferred caterer
The Quorum covers over 15,000 sq feet of space across two floors in the heart of University City. This space features a drop-in lounge, break out rooms, soft seating pods, and meeting facilities with the capacity to host conferences and events for up to 300 people.
indoor only, preferred
This boutique hotel and event space was previously home to the First African Baptist Church. This historically rich space now features eight guest rooms, a full kitchen, and can host up to 150 guests for a corporate retreat, wedding weekend or life celebration!
Photo Credit: The Hursts & Co
indoor only, preferred caterer
With accommodations of up to 220 guests, the Mummer’s Museum is one of Philly’s most unique and historical venues. Opened in 1976 as part of Philadelphia’s celebration of America’s Bicentennial, the Museum is dedicated to celebrating the tradition of Mummery in Philadelphia.
indoor only
A unique venue that is perfect for a wide variety of life-events and entertainment in their Ballroom-Theater or Cabaret-Speakeasy Bar. Featuring a state of the art sound system and a full service bar, full theatrical stage and seating for 200 guests, Ruba’s events are as unique as their guests!
indoor only
Care for a good laugh? There is nothing more unique than University of Pennsylvania’s own Mask & Wig club located on quaint Quince Street in Center City. With several rooms to choose from, the venue space can be perfect for smaller, intimate events, or for larger events of up to 200 guests.
indoor only
2300 Arena is as flexible as it is fabulous. This multipurpose venue used for private parties, athletic concerts and shows can be completely customized for your special event.
indoor only
Nestled just off the newly developing North Broad Street Corridor, Warehouse on Watts is a grassroots event space that emulates the authentic Philly gritty charm. With multiple floors and transformable layout, this venue is great for many uses from receptions to rehearsals and fashion shows.
indoor only
Photo Credit: Ryan Eda Photography
indoor only