The Adams Alumni Center, located on the beautiful KU campus, is an ideal spot for meetings, lectures, dinners, weddings and receptions. Depending on the configuration and event, the Center can hold up to 250 people. All rooms include wireless Internet access, and audiovisual support equipment is available.
Offering a variety of spacious meeting rooms. Alvamar Country Club is located on beautiful Alvamar Golf Course. Alvamar includes 18 holes of private country club golf and 18 holes of public golf with a large driving range. The public course has often been ranked as one of America's top 100 public courses.
Constructed in 1904 the Carnegie Building served as the Lawrence public library until 1972. The Lawrence Arts Center inhabited the building from 1975 through 2002. In January of 2011 the Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department began operating the facility, once again making it available for public use.
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The Castle Tea Room has reopened as a special events venue after completion of extensive restoration and enhancement. The Castle Tea Room has been updated with exquisite interiors, and a fantastic new patio complete with exterior restrooms and a catering kitchen. Depending on set-up events held inside the Castle Tea Room can accommodate up to 150 people. The patio can accommodate between 150 and 250 people, and can be covered with a canopy to protect your guests from the elements.
The Clarice L. Osborne Memorial Chapel, located at Baker University in Baldwin City, Kansas, was built in 1864 in Sproxton, England. In 1995, the church (made up of over 25,000 stones) was carefully dismantled and moved. Two hundred crates traveled more than 5,000 miles from England to Kansas. The reconstructed chapel was dedicated in 1996, with Lady Margaret Thatcher in attendance – her father preached at the chapel in the 1930s as a lay minister.
Reservations may be made up to one year in advance. All parties must comply with Douglas County Fairground rules and regulations. The Douglas County Fairgrounds are closed on all holidays. Kitchen facilities are available in two buildings.