The Fort Garry Hotel in Winnipeg Manitoba

The Fort Garry Hotel

Winnipeg's most ornate and classy hotel since its opening in 1913, it is designated as a national historic site. The Fort Garry has undergone a lot of renovations to ensure that it is beautiful for all of the Weddings, Conferences, Corporate Events, Dinner & Dances, Birthdays, Grads, Anniversaries, and other events that it does. There are many Ballrooms and rooms in which to hold functions... and the Hotel has the most beautiful ballrooms you will ever see...!!  The food and service are excellent and The Fort Garry is one of our favorite places to be for an event.

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Taupe chair sashes
Taupe chair sashes

This photo of the Provencher Ballroom is looking towards the back right corner as you walk in the room (the windows on the right side are on Broadway). The Fort Garry Hotel.

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Provencher Ballroom in white satin..
Provencher Ballroom in white satin..

The head table is often placed against the Provencher Ballroom's back wall as you walk in the room. The Fort Garry Hotel.

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Simple Elegant Wedding
Simple Elegant Wedding

This pretty wedding in the Provencher Ballroom used dark purple chair sashes as a colorful accent.

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Beautiful Christmas wedding
Beautiful Christmas wedding

This wedding in The Fort Garry Hotel was absolutely stunning. The Hotel decorates beautifully during the holiday season, and the bride took it up even a further notch! Our gobo on the dance floor was a nice photo opportunity for guests. The Fort Garry Hotel.

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Provencher Ballroom's bar area
Provencher Ballroom's bar area

To the far left of the main entrance is where the bar typically is placed (next to the hidden kitchen entrance). Aren't the tall centrepieces beautiful? The Fort Garry Hotel.

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Main Entrance of Provencher Ballroom
Main Entrance of Provencher Ballroom

The room's main entrance is the doors on the left. Serino Sound is often set up in the location we are here, to the right of the entrance. The Fort Garry Hotel.

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Seafoam green chair ties
Seafoam green chair ties

This wedding's accent color was a calming seafoam green. Provencher Ballroom, The Fort Garry Hotel.

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Eye-catching color scheme
Eye-catching color scheme

This party featured pink and black as their accent colors in the beautiful Provencher Ballroom, The Fort Garry Hotel. (note: the curtain valances have since been changed to a dark brown)

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Elegant, classy wedding
Elegant, classy wedding

This whimsical wedding with the stunningly tall crystal centrepieces was a perfect fit in the Provencher Ballroom, The Fort Garry Hotel. (note: the curtain valances have since been changed to a dark brown)

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Head table & cake table
Head table & cake table

This is a typical head table placement in the Provencher Ballroom. The wedding cake is often in front of the head table like it is here. The Fort Garry Hotel.

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Pretty & elegant wedding
Pretty & elegant wedding

View of the left side of the Provencher Ballroom where the bar is, as well as the wood and glass panel hiding the kitchen entrance. The Fort Garry Hotel.

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Provencher Ballroom buffet
Provencher Ballroom buffet

This party had a buffet on the left side of the room where the bar typically is. This is what the Provencher Ballroom chairs look like without the chair covers you often see.

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Halloween Costume Ball
Halloween Costume Ball

A very different look for the Fort Garry Hotel's Provencher Ballroom! Here, Serino Sound provided accent lighting and music services for a Halloween Costume Party

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Uplights in the Provencher Ballroom
Uplights in the Provencher Ballroom

For this Christmas Party, uplights in the company's corporate colors (green & blue) were used in the Provencher Ballroom at the Fort Garry Hotel.

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Small wedding reception
Small wedding reception

This fall wedding reception was small in size and left room for a comfortable seating area and a yummy candy buffet (to the right of the main entrance)

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Halloween Ball 2013
Halloween Ball 2013

The Provencher Ballroom transformed for the Satan's Circus-themed Halloween Ball... We supplied the music, the muti-colored uplighting, and the giant creepy head images.

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Broadway Room entrance
Broadway Room entrance

This wedding couple created a beautiful entrance for their guests. Broadway Room, The Fort Garry Hotel.

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Black sashes & chair covers
Black sashes & chair covers

Photo taken from the entrance of the "little side room", looking towards the back wall. Fort Garry Hotel, Broadway Room

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Raised head table
Raised head table

Photo taken from the entrance, looking towards the back wall. Fort Garry Hotel, Broadway Room

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Christmas Wedding Reception
Christmas Wedding Reception

Broadway Room, The Fort Garry Hotel.

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Broadway Room with monogram gobo
Broadway Room with monogram gobo

View from the small side room in the more contemporary Broadway Room, The Fort Garry Hotel. Here the head table is on the north wall (along Broadway). Serino Sound provided the wedding monogram on the right-hand side of the photo - the perfect place for a gobo in this room!

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Pretty In Purple
Pretty In Purple

This wedding reception in the Fort Garry Hotel's Broadway Room looked very pretty with tall purple centrepieces.

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Bar area
Bar area

The permanent bar area is on the right-hand side of the room. The wedding cake is often on a table just past that at the back-right side of the room. Note our custom wedding monogram gobo on the wall near where the cake would be. Broadway Room, The Fort Garry Hotel.

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View from the bar area
View from the bar area

The large doors on the left are the main entrance doors. The doors on the right lead to a small side room which can be a quiet room, closed, or house your DJ (Serino Sound of course!). Broadway Room, The Fort Garry Hotel.

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Serino Sound DJ setup
Serino Sound DJ setup

This is a very common placement for the DJ in the Broadway Room, The Fort Garry Hotel.

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Serino Sound on the dance floor
Serino Sound on the dance floor

Sometimes the DJ is placed next to the dance floor; in this case there was no head table. Broadway Room, The Fort Garry Hotel.

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Serino Sound on the dance floor
Serino Sound on the dance floor

For this event, Serino Sound was placed on the dance floor in the centre of the room. Broadway Room, The Fort Garry Hotel.

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View from the main entrance
View from the main entrance

Broadway Room, The Fort Garry Hotel.

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Head table on the east wall (Fort)
Head table on the east wall (Fort)

Broadway Room, The Fort Garry Hotel.

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Head table on the east wall (Fort)
Head table on the east wall (Fort)

Broadway Room, The Fort Garry Hotel.

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Head table on the north wall
Head table on the north wall

Here the head table was placed on the dance floor on the north wall (along Broadway). Broadway Room, The Fort Garry Hotel.

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Crystal Ballroom (7th floor)

Fort Garry Hotel, Crystal Ballroom
Fort Garry Hotel, Crystal Ballroom

This elegant white wedding reception featured rented white chairs and had long tables set up. We provided a touch of color with 8 purple uplights.

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Candlelight-colored uplighting
Candlelight-colored uplighting

Uplights in the daytime at the Fort Garry Hotel, Crystal Ballroom

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View from the balcony
View from the balcony

Crystal Ballroom, The Fort Garry Hotel

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Wedding
Wedding

Wedding reception with soft pink accents and uplighting. The Fort Garry, Crystal Ballroom.

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White elegance wedding
White elegance wedding

View from the balcony of the Crystal Ballroom, The Fort Garry Hotel.... There's Vito chatting with the musicians to make sure that the microphones and sound we supplied to them were alright.

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View from the Crystal's balcony
View from the Crystal's balcony

The room's main entrance is on the left-hand side near the back of the room. Crystal Ballroom, The Fort Garry Hotel

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Gold & Ivory Wedding Reception
Gold & Ivory Wedding Reception

This wedding rented gold chairs for a gold and ivory color scheme. The Fort Garry, Crystal Ballroom

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Soft, elegant color scheme
Soft, elegant color scheme

This wedding featured beautiful centrepieces that fit right in with the color scheme of the Crystal Ballroom, The Fort Garry Hotel.

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Purple uplights to accent the room
Purple uplights to accent the room

The bride requested light purple uplights to accent the room. Crystal Ballroom, The Fort Garry Hotel

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We do Screen & Projector rentals!
We do Screen & Projector rentals!

We provided the screen, projector, purple uplights, and dance floor lighting for this beautiful wedding in the Crystal Ballroom, The Fort Garry Hotel. The screen and projector are often in this corner as seen. The room's main entrance is in between the uplights.

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Gorgeous tall centrepieces
Gorgeous tall centrepieces

Wedding reception with blush accents and uplighting. The Fort Garry, Crystal Ballroom.

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Cream color-themed wedding
Cream color-themed wedding

Wedding Reception, Crystal Ballroom. The Fort Garry Hotel.

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Head table
Head table

Head tables are often placed along the east (Fort Street) wall, with the wedding cake table in front just like this. Crystal Ballroom, The Fort Garry Hotel

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Turquoise / Sky Blue Uplighting
Turquoise / Sky Blue Uplighting

Wedding reception in the Crystal Ballroom, The Fort Garry Hotel.

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Crystal Ballroom with Purple & Grey
Crystal Ballroom with Purple & Grey

This wedding in the Fort Garry Hotel's Crystal Ballroom on the 7th floor, used aubergine tablecloths with dark grey chair sashes as its color theme.

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Fall wedding reception
Fall wedding reception

Fall wedding reception with pretty brown, orange and gold theme. Crystal Ballroom, The Fort Garry Hotel.

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Fort Garry Hotel, Crystal Ballroom
Fort Garry Hotel, Crystal Ballroom

Blue uplighting for a wedding reception in the Crystal Ballroom

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We provide ceremony music and mics
We provide ceremony music and mics

Set up for a New Year's Eve Wedding Ceremony and Reception in the lovely Crystal Ballroom in the Fort Garry Hotel.

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DJ Vito's table on the main floor
DJ Vito's table on the main floor

Wedding Reception, Crystal Ballroom. The Fort Garry Hotel.

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Ivory chair ties
Ivory chair ties

Crystal Ballroom, The Fort Garry Hotel

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Soft pink uplights made it fun!
Soft pink uplights made it fun!

This crowd had a blast partying until the end. The soft pink uplighting helped accent the room and add to the party atmosphere. Crystal Ballroom, The Fort Garry Hotel

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Purple and silver color scheme
Purple and silver color scheme

Crystal Ballroom, The Fort Garry Hotel

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Crystal Ballroom - ceremony setup
Crystal Ballroom - ceremony setup

This day, the Crystal Ballroom was set up for a wedding ceremony. Serino Sound provided music, plus microphones so that all the guests could hear the ceremony. The Fort Garry Hotel

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Fun blue and purple color scheme
Fun blue and purple color scheme

Crystal Ballroom, The Fort Garry Hotel

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Light Pink Uplighting
Light Pink Uplighting

Wedding Reception, Fort Garry Hotel, Crystal Ballroom

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Head table on the North wall
Head table on the North wall

This room layout was a bit different because the head table was placed along the north (Broadway) wall to the left of the main entrance as you walk in. Crystal Ballroom, The Fort Garry Hotel

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Atrium entrance & Martini Bar
Atrium entrance & Martini Bar

This is the Crystal Ballroom's entrance to the atrium (bar) area. Here you can see the martini bar setup. Fort Garry Hotel.

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The atrium area
The atrium area

The Crystal Ballroom features an atrium where the bar is. The floor is made of glass blocks! The Fort Garry Hotel

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Concert Ballroom (7th floor)

Concert Ballroom entrance
Concert Ballroom entrance

Entrance to the Concert Ballroom in The Fort Garry Hotel, with guest book table.

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Head table on the north wall
Head table on the north wall

This photo shows what the room looks like with the head table on the north (Broadway) wall. Typically it is on the west wall (Garry Street). The dance floor is often in front of the stage and DJ just like it is here. Concert Ballroom, The Fort Garry Hotel

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Gobo Lauren Brad Fort Garry Concert1 cropped for wix
Gobo Lauren Brad Fort Garry Concert1 cropped for wix

By having the dance floor in front of the stage, it is easy for guests to come up and make requests. It also allows Serino Sound to create a custom Monogram In Lights on the dance floor as seen here.

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Summer Wedding Ceremony
Summer Wedding Ceremony

Wedding ceremony, Concert Ballroom. The Fort Garry.

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We can supply Screen & Projector
We can supply Screen & Projector

We can provide a projector, screen and audio for your video presentation. Wedding reception, Concert Ballroom. The Fort Garry.

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Small Intimate Wedding Reception
Small Intimate Wedding Reception

The Concert Ballroom in the Hotel Fort Garry can be used for larger or small events. Here it is set up for a small and intimate wedding reception.

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Wedding Reception on the stage
Wedding Reception on the stage

The Fort Garry Hotel, Concert Ballroom

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Serino Sound on the stage
Serino Sound on the stage

This colorful wedding helped brighten up the room. The DJ (hopefully Serino Sound!) is often on the stage as seen here. Concert Ballroom, The Fort Garry Hotel

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View from the stage
View from the stage

Main entrance doors are on the right-hand side with the wooden columns. Concert Ballroom, The Fort Garry Hotel

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Wedding Ceremony
Wedding Ceremony

We provided music, plus microphones so that all of the guests could hear the service for this wedding ceremony in the Concert Ballroom, The Fort Garry Hotel. Photo facing south.

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Corporate Dinner & Dance Event
Corporate Dinner & Dance Event

Serino Sound is set up in the Concert Ballroom.

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Brown and gold color scheme
Brown and gold color scheme

Concert Ballroom, The Fort Garry Hotel

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Lavender architectural lighting
Lavender architectural lighting

Uplighting accentuating the beautiful architecture of The Fort Garry's Concert Ballroom.

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Tall table centrepieces
Tall table centrepieces

The tall centrepieces were absolutely gorgeous in this room. Concert Ballroom, The Fort Garry Hotel

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Fort Garry Hotel Concert Ballroom
Fort Garry Hotel Concert Ballroom

Ivory wedding reception

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Wedding Reception
Wedding Reception

This summer wedding featured eggplant & light green for colors. View from the entry door. Concert Ballroom, The Fort Garry Hotel

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Wedding reception
Wedding reception

This is the typical placement of the head table for a wedding reception in the Concert Ballroom, The Fort Garry Hotel

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Black chair ties
Black chair ties

This wedding reception did not have the traditional long head table. Concert Ballroom, The Fort Garry Hotel

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Hawaiian-themed corporate event
Hawaiian-themed corporate event

This corporate event we played music at transformed the Concert Ballroom with its decorations. The Fort Garry Hotel

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Corporate event
Corporate event

This corporate event we played music at transformed the Concert Ballroom with its decorations. The Fort Garry Hotel

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Buffet on the dance floor
Buffet on the dance floor

Concert Ballroom, The Fort Garry Hotel

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Soft, elegant color scheme
Soft, elegant color scheme

Concert Ballroom, The Fort Garry Hotel

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Wedding Reception
Wedding Reception

Fort Garry Hotel Concert Hall. View from the stage.

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Ceremony, Fort Garry Hotel
Ceremony, Fort Garry Hotel

We provided music, plus microphones so that all of the guests could hear the service for this wedding ceremony in the Concert Ballroom, The Fort Garry Hotel. Photo facing north (room entrance on the right).

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Foyer (7th floor)

Lounging chairs for your guests
Lounging chairs for your guests

Looking towards the entrance of the Crystal Ballroom. 7th Floor Foyer, The Fort Garry Hotel

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Christmas at The Fort Garry Hotel
Christmas at The Fort Garry Hotel

The Hotel Fort Garry decorates so beautifully during the holiday season, and the 7th Floor Foyer is no exception.

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Entrance to Crystal Ballroom
Entrance to Crystal Ballroom

7th Floor Foyer, The Fort Garry Hotel

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Entrance to Crystal Ballroom
Entrance to Crystal Ballroom

There are many unique ideas to decorate the ballroom entrances on the 7th Floor of The Fort Garry Hotel

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Wedding ceremony
Wedding ceremony

We provided music, plus microphones so all of the guests could hear the service, for this wedding ceremony in the 7th Floor's Foyer, The Fort Garry Hotel

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7th Floor during Christmas Season
7th Floor during Christmas Season

7th Floor Foyer, The Fort Garry Hotel

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Lounging Area
Lounging Area

This area is often used for photographs. 7th Floor Foyer, The Fort Garry Hotel

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Lounging Area
Lounging Area

This area is often used for photographs. 7th Floor Foyer, The Fort Garry Hotel

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Gateway Room (Mezzanine level)

Gateway Room set up for a wedding
Gateway Room set up for a wedding

This daytime wedding was held in the Gateway Room at the Hotel Fort Garry.

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Wedding Ceremony
Wedding Ceremony

Serino Sound provides music and microphones for many wedding ceremonies at The Hotel Fort Garry, including this ceremony set up in the Gateway Room

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Wedding in front of the fireplace
Wedding in front of the fireplace

This wedding ceremony was held in the Gateway Room, The Fort Garry Hotel. Serino Sound provided microphones and music such as the precessional, signing, and recessional.

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Set up for a wedding ceremony
Set up for a wedding ceremony

Gateway Room, The Fort Garry Hotel

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Birthday Party in the Gateway Room
Birthday Party in the Gateway Room

This alternative setup in the Gateway Room worked well for this family birthday party. Serino Sound provided the dance tunes all night long!

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Gateway Room, The Fort Garry
Gateway Room, The Fort Garry

This is the view of the Gateway Room when you walk in the room's entrance.

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La Verendrye Room (Mezzanine level)

Set up for a wedding ceremony
Set up for a wedding ceremony

The La Verendrye Room at the Hotel Fort Garry is used for smaller parties and wedding ceremonies. Serino Sound provided music and microphones for this ceremony so that all of the guests could hear the vows.

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Wedding Ceremony
Wedding Ceremony

La Verendrye Room at the Hotel Fort Garry

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Wedding ceremony in La Verendrye
Wedding ceremony in La Verendrye

Serino Sound provided music and microphones for this ceremony so that all of the guests could hear the vows. La Verendrye Room, The Hotel Fort Garry

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Ceremony in the La Verendrye Room
Ceremony in the La Verendrye Room

Set up for a fall wedding ceremony.

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Mezzanine Level (just outside the Gateway & La Verendrye Rooms)

Mezzanine level
Mezzanine level

This is the view from the elevators. The La Verendrye Room is across the railing where the sign on the stand is. The Fort Garry Hotel

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Mezzanine, The Fort Garry Hotel
Mezzanine, The Fort Garry Hotel

View from just outside the La Verendrye Room, looking across the railing to the elevators. Stairs to the upper and lobby levels are to the left, as are couches and chairs for your guests to lounge in. The Fort Garry Hotel

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Mezzanine, The Fort Garry Hotel
Mezzanine, The Fort Garry Hotel

Guests can sit in comfy chairs, couches or stand and chitchat on the Mezz at The Fort Garry Hotel, which overlooks the lobby.

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Mezzanine, The Fort Garry Hotel
Mezzanine, The Fort Garry Hotel

The Mezzanine in The Fort Garry Hotel is often used for wedding ceremonies, or cocktail hour.

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Club Room (lower level)

Fort Garry Hotel Club Room
Fort Garry Hotel Club Room

Looking towards the main entrance of the Club Room. Set up for a wedding reception.

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Fort Garry Hotel Club Room
Fort Garry Hotel Club Room

View from the upper bar area. Wedding reception in the Club Room, The Fort Garry

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Wedding Head Table
Wedding Head Table

Here, the head table is to the right as you walk in the room's entrance. Club Room, The Fort Garry Hotel.

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Chair covers with pink sashes
Chair covers with pink sashes

As you walk in the room's entrance, this would be the back right corner of the room (to the left of the head table, usually). Club Room, The Fort Garry Hotel.

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Wedding Reception
Wedding Reception

Club Room, The Fort Garry Hotel.

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Wedding Reception Head Table
Wedding Reception Head Table

Club Room, The Fort Garry Hotel.

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Main Entrance to The Club Room
Main Entrance to The Club Room

This photo shows the main entrance to the Club Room in The Fort Garry Hotel. The stairs from the lobby level are just outside those doors, with a landing where the guest book table often is.

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Dance Floor
Dance Floor

The dance floor is just in front of the bar (the DJ is behind the glass blocks in the centre). Club Room, The Fort Garry Hotel.

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DJ in the Club Room
DJ in the Club Room

The DJ is often next to the raised bar, overlooking the dance floor. Club Room, The Fort Garry Hotel.

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Club Room bar area
Club Room bar area

This is the pretty bar area in the Club Room, The Fort Garry Hotel.

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View of the dance floor & bar
View of the dance floor & bar

Club Room, The Fort Garry Hotel.

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Grand Ballroom (behind the actual Hotel)
Wedding in the Grand Ballroom
Wedding in the Grand Ballroom

Grand Ballroom, The Fort Garry Hotel & Conference Centre

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Grand Ballroom
Grand Ballroom

Looking towards the main entrance in the Grand Ballroom, The Fort Garry Hotel & Conference Centre

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Fort Garry Hotel's Grand Ballroom
Fort Garry Hotel's Grand Ballroom

Grand Ballroom set up for a wedding reception.

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Grand Ballroom
Grand Ballroom

Corporate holiday event

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Room transformed with lighting
Room transformed with lighting

Grand Ballroom, The Fort Garry Hotel

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