Originally built in 1928 as the First National Bank of Carbondale, The Anthracite Center is one of the oldest and most iconic buildings on Main Street. This historic landmark holds a grand presence with its gothic inspired architecture. Inside the old bank is a revived space, rich in historic influence featuring cast stone, marble, and woodwork original to the building which we’ve lovingly preserved and restored, making us the perfect backdrop to your event
All events include exclusive access to our patio (weather-permitting) furnished with tables, chairs, umbrellas, cigar ashtrays, and string lighting
On-site parking is available free of charge in our lot on a first come basis. Street parking is available throughout Downtown Carbondale with no charge Monday-Friday after 5pm or all-day Saturday & Sunday.
We can accommodate up to 200 guests for a sit-down event on our two levels: the main floor (110) and the mezzanine (90).
*Floor plan, menu style, and auxiliary needs will dictate seating capacity.
A signed contract and $1000 non-refundable deposit are required to secure the date.
A complimentary tasting is offered for contracted wedding clients to help select your menu. Final menu style and selections are due at least 3 months prior to your wedding date.
All dietary restrictions and/or allergies must be provided in writing within 14 days of event.
Our Mezzanine-level Board Room can be utilized for bridal parties prior to the reception. This private room is equipped with a full-length mirror, makeup table, garment rack, and bathroom.
A wedding ceremony can be added to your reception package – at no additional charge.
Ceremony rehearsals and/or dinners can be scheduled based on venue availability.
20% Service Charge and 6% PA Sales Tax Not Included
Minimums May Apply – Prices are Subject to Change
Vendors and Children 12 & Under – Half Price Meal | Children 2 & Under – No Charge
Our on-site coordinator will be with you through each step of the planning process and day of your wedding.
Final guest count must be submitted in writing at least 14 days prior to your event.
All balances are due in full 10 days prior to your event.
Any additional costs that arise will be due within 2 days of your event. Cash, cashier’s check, ACH bank transfer, and credit/debit card are accepted.
A 3% processing fee will be added to any credit/debit card payment.
We strive to make every event here a special and welcoming experience. Every effort will be made to allow clients to prepare decorations reflecting their creative requirements. No adhesive or penetrating items are to be used on our doors, walls, ceilings, floors, or furniture. No glitter or confetti is allowed on site. All candles must be contained or enclosed in glass. Setup time will be scheduled based on venue availability.
The Anthracite Center has the following conduct policies:
• No alcohol will be served to anyone under 21.
• We reserve the right to stop serving any guest who appears to be intoxicated.
• We do not serve “shots” at any event.
• No drug use will be tolerated on premise.
• All alcohol must be purchased/served by The Anthracite Center.
• No alcohol can be brought into the venue.
• Loud music must end by 10 p.m. Sunday thru Thursday and by 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday
Didn’t find what you were looking for? Ask us about our custom packages! We can create a menu to suit your needs and your taste buds.
*Off-Premise Catering and Bar Services Also Available*