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Hall of Fame Event Space in Kansas City

Discover the MOST aesthetically unique and dynamic venue in Kansas City!

Host your event in the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame, the most unique event space in downtown Kansas City, MO. Located next to the Sprint Center, our venue is located inside of the College Basketball Experience.

Our feature rich even space and professional staff are ready to help you host a highly successful event!

With CBE, you get the All-Star choice, and treatment! With our spacious venue, main stage, high-end sound system, incredible lighting effects and more, your next event will be one you or your guest won’t ever forget!

Everything you need for your event:

  • 3 Giant Presentation Screens & 15 Flat Screen Monitors
  • Display your custom content or watch the big game
  • In house equipment, tables, chairs, and staging.
  • Accommodate events for up to 1500 guests
  • Create custom elevator greetings
  • Programmable video screens throughout
  • State of the art lighting system for you unique look
  • Dynamic sound system giving you wired & wireless microphone capabilities
  • Access to the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame & over 20 interactive exhibits

And so much more… Call Celeste Lupercio at 816-949-7515

Our event space is ready for your extraordinary event.

event space in kansas city for receptionsFrom high end banquet dinners to casual receptions, the CBE has everything you need to deliver a one of a kind event for your guests. You’ll enjoy the ease of booking and executing your unique event with us.

You have full control of our venue and your event is supported by professional and attentive event planning and audio visual staff. The College Basketball Experience is the most aesthetically unique and dynamic event space in Kansas City.

Call Celeste Lupercio at 816-949-7515 or tell us about your event today.

Coming from out of town? Get area information and learn why you’ll certainly want to host your event in Kansas City by viewing our trip planning page.

Elaborate and Elegant or Simple and Fun

Give you guests an exclusive experience among the icons of college basketball. There’s no limit to the type of event you can have when it comes to The National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame & The CBE. We transform our event space to a stunning show-stopper for corporate and private events. The fun is built in, all it needs is you! Take a look at some of the amazing transformations our event space has seen.

Corporate Event Planning

Planning your next corporate event in Kansas City? The Hall of Fame is the perfect corporate event space located right in the heart of downtown, across from the Power & Light District. Our venue will accommodate your trade show, seminar, fundraiser, appreciation event, product launch, meetings, and more. Simply tell us your plans, and our venue will help make your event a success.

Impress hundreds at the most dynamic event space in downtown Kansas City! Our venue has hundreds of corporate events over the years, serving both small, and larger events. Our professional event planning staff will be with you every step of the way. We help you achieve a highly successful event, creating your desired impression.

banquet hall kansas cityBanquet Hall & Wedding Dinner / Receptions

Easily transform the CBE’s event space into a banquet hall in Kansas City! Our venue is excellent for your planned wedding reception, or as banquet hall for catering events. The CBE is equipped to seat hundreds of your guests comfortably, and in the customized look you request. The music will be clear, and so will your announcements with our dynamic sound system. Display your videos, slideshows, or feed on our 3 large presentation screens, and get ready to wow your guests.

You don’t have to have a basketball-themed event to host at the CBE. Our event space brings a unique feel, and impressive atmosphere to your event no matter your plans or theme.

wedding event space kansas cityWedding Event Space

Have your wedding in the CBE’s unforgettable wedding event space. In addition to being a fantastic venue for your wedding reception, our event space will help you deliver the ceremony you have always wanted. We work with some of Kansas City’s highest rated wedding planners and vendors.

Basketball fans? What could be better than having your wedding day at the home of the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame? No matter your theme, having your wedding at the College Basketball Experience adds to your unique story you can tell for years to come.  See more ways you can customize our event space in our event space gallery.

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Watch Parties

The best place to watch college basketball in Kansas City is at the College Basketball Experience! No question! With 3 large presentation screens, you can host the ultimate watch party to accommodate hundreds of guests. It doesn’t have to just be basketball games, the CBE is perfect for watching any exciting event! Organize your watch party for the particular viewing, give us the details, and the CBE will help you pull it off without a hitch!

Transform our center court into your ultimate watch party venue. What better way to watch the big college basketball game than in the house that college basketball built? No one does watch parties in Kansas City like the College Basketball Experience.

party venue kansas cityNight Life & Party Venue

One of the best kept secrets for party venues in downtown Kansas City is how the CBE comes alive for night life! The Power & Light District is already the place to be when it comes to night life, but the CBE is more than just a dance floor and stage. The CBE allows you to control the energy of your party. Our $1.5 million lighting system, high end sound system, and incredible decor will leave everyone’s jaw on the floor. Your guests will be treated to a unique experience, feeling like VIPs, and ready for a night of fun.

Host your live performance, DJ show, dance night, or live show in our party venue. Guests can lose themselves in the fun and excitement of your event hosted in our unique space. Your sound, video displays, and party atmosphere are all customized to be delivered your liking. The CBE makes it easy to throw an incredible party for your guests.

bar mitzvah event spaceBat / Bar Mitzvah Venue Rental

The bat / bar mitzvah for your child is a once in a lifetime event. Choosing a venue to meet your needs can be a daunting task. You want a venue worthy of the celebration, but also one that can best suit your family and friends. The CBE boasts more than a country club or hotel venue could offer. Our event venue is very spacious, allowing for groups sizes large or small. If you have a theme in mind, just let us know! Our venue is packed with features to transform our space to your liking.

The CBE has been host to many bar mitzvahs and bat mitzvahs in our 10 year history. Our helpful staff will work hard to ensure your child’s celebration of adulthood is a great experience from beginning to end.

prom event spaceProm Night

What is one of the most memorable nights for any high school student? It’s prom night! The evening of prom night is filled with energy and anticipation for the big night ahead. The prom location is an important choice to make, so why not have your prom at a location that is sure to not disappoint. The CBE is one of the most unforgettable prom night venues in Kansas City. Special lighting, fog, and sound effects are yours to control as you set the tone for the memorable night.

Located in the heart of downtown Kansas City, prom attendees will never forget their prom in such a dazzling venue. Our event venue is spacious enough to handle large sized groups, and still have room for catering, rest areas, and many decorations. Have a particular theme for your prom? Our space will accommodate your needs. The CBE helps you have the prom your high school has been looking forward to all year!

Wondering what your event at CBE will look like?

Rent our Event Venue for MANY other occasions too!

The CBE is perfect for a wide range of events in Kansas City. Check out our FULL EVENT GALLERY to see more of what our space is capable of. If you need additional information, please call Celeste Lupercio at 816-949-7515. You can also get more info on our fact sheet page located at Visit KC’s website.

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