Solas Entertainment Venue is a premium events venue in the heart of Raleigh’s Triangle district that boasts five unique private event spaces under one roof, including a rooftop bar with breathtaking views of Glenwood South. The multi-functional venues feature three levels of dining and entertainment areas, ranging from a banquet room and restaurant and bar on the ground level, which flows out onto an outdoor patio to two private dining rooms and a dance floor on the second level. There is also a rooftop deck and bar with relaxing lounge areas, private cabanas, and panoramic city views. Chic, contemporary décor creates a classic and elegant event venue that can accommodate parties of up to 800 guests in a stylish and sophisticated atmosphere.

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Amenities and Facilities

Solas Entertainment Venue offers five unique event spaces featuring indoor and outdoor areas that can accommodate up to 800 guests in total. Set over three levels, event spaces include a plush and private open-air patio on the ground floor, which can accommodate up to 90 seated guests and 150 for receptions. The terrace can also be divided into smaller areas for more intimate parties of less than 50 people.

The second floor of the venue features a glass-bottom dance floor that overlooks the lower level and is fully equipped with state-of-the-art technology and sound systems for DJing and dancing. Two well-appointed private dining rooms can accommodate up to 250 guests for a dinner and dancing event.

Boasting spectacular panoramic views of Glenwood South, the rooftop deck is a luxurious oasis with private cabanas, elegant lounge areas, and a motorized awning which allows for all types of weather coverage. This stunning locale is perfect for outdoor ceremonies and receptions against a backdrop of breathtaking cityscapes.

Solas Entertainment Venue also offers a complete VIP experience that includes an exclusive entrance, a private bar with dedicated bartenders, personal table-side bar and a select list of premium liquors and mixers, and comfortable red leather booths and lounge seating in the exclusive VIP area on the second floor.


Services available with the rental of Solas Entertainment Venue include set-up and clean-up of the venue, in-house catering and bar facilities, lighting and sound equipment, linens, barware, flatware, glassware, China, and a chocolate fountain.


Solas Entertainment Venue offers onsite catering and bar services with a professional catering team that provides fresh, seasonal cuisine in a range of styles, along with multiple dinner service options including butler-passed and plated hors-d'oeuvres, lavish buffets, and multi-course plater dinners.

General Information

Solas Entertainment Venue is located at 419 Glenwood Avenue and is wheelchair accessible.

The multifunctional venue is within easy access to accommodations, restaurants, nightclubs and many attractions and activities in the city. Top things to see and do in the way of cultural activities include the historic North Carolina State Capitol, the North Carolina Museum of Art, and the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences while sporting events can be enjoyed at the 19,700-seat PNC Arena. For outdoor fun, head to Pullen Park, the William B. Umstead State Park, or the JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University.

419 Glenwood Avenue, Raleigh, North Carolina 27603, Phone: 919-755-0755

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