Wedding & Events


Perhaps one of the most powerful words in the English language is the word IMAGINE. 

Everyone's image of what the perfect event looks like, feels like, sounds like is different.   Our talented staff works closely with each party host- customizing menus, room lay-outs and details to ensure each event is most memorable.

Our entire team works in harmony to execute perfect events.  We're confident that you'll find our personalized service sets us apart from other event venues.   Menus provide hundreds of options, however we'll happily tailor service to meet your needs. 

Our philosophy is grounded in fair, straight-forward pricing, with NO hidden-fees.  We welcome the opportunity to host your event.   Arrange for a tour today and we're certain you'll love our ideal setting.  Our historic setting immediately draws your attention into our Grand Ballroom and provides the perfect backdrop for the events of your dreams.


"We want to thank you once again for making our wedding day so perfect, beautiful and elegant!  Thank you, Daniel and all staff for being so helpful and polite!  Everyone commented on how delicious the food was!   Everyone had a wonderful time!"  
Sheatz Wedding 8 July 2017

"Dan:Thank you for making is so very easy to celebrate my parents. From our initial consultation to packaging up some leftovers for us to enjoy at the after party at my family homestead, you really were outstanding. 

I assist with special events at my boarding school for alumni members the likes of the Bush (2 presidents and a governor), McAlhaney (Tobasco empire), and Boney (Tylenol Corp.) families and you made us feel every bit as special. I sincerely thank you and your team for a very beautiful celebratory day." 50th Anniversary Celebration 5 August 2017

"Thank you for everything you and your staff to help make the day beautiful!  Everyone raved about the food, decorations and the building!"  Stewart Wedding 21 October 2017

"We wanted to thank you for doing an outstanding job for our Hallowedding.  All of our guests were especially impressed with the food.  We really appreciate all of your efforts to make the day run smoothly.  Your attention to small details made a lasting impression to us!" Holland Wedding 28 October 2017


Wedding, Dinner Party or Business Meeting......Everything You Need is Right Here!  All menu information can be downloaded and printed.    Looking to estimate the cost of your event?  Utilize our Event Budget Planner to estimate the cost of your affair!


2018 Promotional Wedding Reception Packages

2018 Banquet Menu 
Our Complete Offerings~ Wedding Reception, Dinner Party, Luncheon, Cocktail Party or Brunch - browse here for the information you need.

Interested in a specific date or have questions on the menu; call Daniel Merchant, General Manager at 814.437.7771 OR  contact us here.

No surprises, No guessing.  We believe in straight forward, honest pricing.   Use our Event Budget Calculator to forecast the cost of your affair!

OUR AMENITIES -- All Available Without A Rental Fee during a special 2016 promotion.

Grand Ball Room 
Accommodation: 225 guests Includes: Easels, Microphone (wired or wireless), CD or DVD player, 

LED Projector & Screen, Sirius Radio, and Podium | 
Handicap Accessible: Yes 

Overlook Room 

Accommodation: 60 guests  Includes: Easels, Portable Projector Screen, Podium| Private Bar | Handicap Accessible: No 

The Board Room
Accommodation: 20 guests  Includes: Easels, Portable Projector Screen, Podium Handicap Accessible: Yes


We welcome the opportunity to assist you in hosting the event of which you dream. With distinctive dining rooms The Franklin is an ideal setting for your event. 

From a small corporate business meeting to a cocktail party for 350, The Franklin can accommodate every group. 

We'll happily tailor our service to meet your needs.

We'll coordinate all the details from chair covers to charger plates, from silk table overlays to specialty silver service ware - leave the details to us!