Frequenty Asked Questions

How many guests can your space accomodate?

The Galley Ballroom can seat 200 guests comfortably with room for dancing.

Can I Decorate?

We encourage you to decorate to make the space special for your event. However, please do not tape or tack anything to the sheetrock. You may tape to the woodwork and fixtures. Please, no confetti.

What time does my reception need to end?

The Galley Ballroom is rented in 5-hour blocks, however, all events must end no later than 10pm. The event bar will perform last call 1/2 hour prior to the event end time.

Where do I get my marriage license?

Maine residents may request a marriage license from the Town Clerk in the town where you reside. Non-Maine residents may get a marriage license at the Old Orchard Beach Town Clerk's office located at 1 Portland Avenue. Marriage licenses are valid 90 days from their date of issuance. Your wedding officiant will return the marriage license to the Town Clerk where the license was issued after the ceremony.

What is included in the food minimum?

The food minimum includes all food ordered, including appetizers and dessert. It does not include the setup fee, off-site services including the ceremony, alcohol, tax or gratuity.

What does the service charge cover?

The service charge covers the gratuity for all servers working your event.