Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts

Academy of Music Ballroom

Photo: Tom Crane

Photo: Tom Crane

Photo: Tom Crane

The Academy of Music Ballroom ushers in a return to traditional elegance and gracious entertaining in a landmark setting overlooking the Avenue of the Arts. Shimmering chandeliers and hand-gilded walls create an oasis of refined luxury, a classic setting for weddings, holiday parties, corporate receptions and celebrations.

Capacity: Seated dinner 180, Reception 250

Garces Catering is the exclusive caterer for Kimmel Center. Garces Catering is a full-service event-planning group that brings the unparalleled hospitality and acclaimed cooking of Chef Jose Garces to your next event. Whether you're coordinating a casual business luncheon, a dramatic black-tie affair or anything in between, our talented team will work with you every step of the way to ensure that your event is truly memorable and a great success.


For rental rates and technical specifications, call 215-670-2381 or send us a message online.