Unexpected Meeting Space Solutions

Elk's Lodge

329 W Constance Road
Suffolk, VA 23434


The First Lady

447 W Washington Street
Suffolk, VA 23434


The First Lady Website

This elegantly restored 8,000 square foot Victorian Queen Anne is a unique backdrop to what promises to be an unforgettable meeting or wedding.
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Harper's Table

122 N Main Street
Suffolk, VA 23434


Harper's Table Website

Harper's Table aims to create unforgettable hospitality and dining for their guests with a focus on very high quality cuisine, reasonable prices and exceptional service.

Meeting Space

This unique eatery offers private meeting space for:
  • Board Retreats
  • Bridal Showers
  • Rehearsal Dinners
  • Small Meetings
Capacity: 25 people.
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Historic Obici House

Sleepy Hole Golf Course
4700 Sleepy Hole Road
Suffolk, VA 23434


Historic Obici House / Sleepy Hole Golf Course


This 1920s Art Nouveau-style mansion was built along the Nansemond River by Amedeo Obici, an Italian immigrant and founder of Planters Peanuts. The house was home to him and his beloved wife Louise. The Obicis were well known in Suffolk for both their philanthropy and gracious hospitality.

Current Use

This historic home, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, was recently renovated to much of its original grandeur and now has taken on a new life as a popular special events venue and restaurant.

The Obici House is ideal for hosting:
  • Business and Civic Meetings
  • Club Luncheons
  • Conferences
  • Fundraisers
  • Galas
  • Holiday Parties
  • Rehearsal Dinners
  • Reunions
  • Weddings
Obici House Catering provides for all of your dining and beverage needs.

Nansemond River Golf Club

1000 Hillpoint Road
Suffolk, VA 23434


Nansemond River Golf Club Website

The Nansemond River Golf Club is a spacious and beautiful brick clubhouse with a colonial façade that can handle up to 125 people. We also have a smaller room that can accommodate up to 60 guests.
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The Planters Club

4600 Planters Club Road
Suffolk, VA 23435


The Planters Club Video (WMV)
Suffolk Parks Page

With a beautiful view of the Nansemond River, the Planter's Club is a great medium-sized facility for groups of all sizes. The facility includes a 2,500-square-foot banquet room with a raised stage and wet bar, a fully-equipped kitchen, and a 450-square-foot open deck. The facility has a maximum limit of 144 people.

Riddick's Folly House Museum

510 N Main Street
Suffolk, VA 23434


Riddick's Folly House Website

This 1837 Greek Revival house museum has 4 floors, 21 rooms and 16 fireplaces. All 4 floors are open to the public. The building features elegantly furnished double parlors, a gentlemen's library, and adult and children's bedchambers. Also open are the laundry and dining rooms, and our newest restoration project, the kitchen. Meeting space is available for up to 25 people. 

River Stone Chophouse

8032 Harbour View Boulevard
Suffolk, VA 23435


River Stone Chophouse Website

Hampton Roads premier Chophouse featuring Steaks, Seafood and Raw Bar. The only restaurant locally, aging Hereford Beef and custom cutting our own steaks to delight every carnivore. Exceptional service combined with a carefully selected value driven wine list make dining at River Stone an unforgettable experience.

The Arts and Crafts inspired space includes a stone fireplace, Wi-FI and wide screen televisions. The second floor offers 4 private rooms with audio visual to accommodate all your meeting needs.
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The Second Floor

136 S Main Street
Suffolk, VA 23434


Host your next event in one of Downtown Historic Suffolk’s most interesting structures. Originally utilized as a carriage maker’s shop and later morphed into a sleek jazz club, The Second Floor has found new life as a flexible meeting space for:
  • Baby/Bridal Showers
  • Business Meetings
  • Family Reunions
  • Receptions
  • Retreats
  • Weddings
Most any occasion can be accommodated in this unique space.

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Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts

110 W Finney Avenue
Suffolk, VA 23434


Art League Website

The center has a 500-seat theater and 3,860-square-foot ballroom, executive board room, studio and art galleries that double as meeting spaces.

Vintage Tavern

1900 Governor’s Pointe Drive
Suffolk, VA 23436


Vintage Tavern Restaurant Website

Since 2006, Vintage Tavern has delivered Southern hospitality and seasonally Southern cuisine with flair. The warm and cozy dining room is comfortable and relaxed, yet offers intimate booths and romantic tables by the fireplaces. Local and regionally sourced produce and seafood is the core of our seasonal Southern cuisine.

Vintage Tavern offers a second floor dining room that will accommodate up to 50 guests for a seated dinner. If you need to have a cocktail area upstairs, 50 guests is the maximum. We can offer cocktails on our garden terrace weather permitting, early in the evening. However, the garden terrace is not available as a private venue after 7 p.m.
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Workforce Development Center

157 N Main Street
Suffolk, VA 23434


The Suffolk Workforce Development Center can accommodate up to 43 people. Call 757-514-7730 for more details.