Frequently Asked Questions

How big is the main room?

5,000 square feet

How tall is the ceiling in the main room?


How big is the built-in stage?

9’ x 28’

Do you have special lighting?

We have multiple colored light sets to accent the side walls of the main room.

Are tables/chairs included?

We have padded folding chairs and 40 round tables (60”) and 40 long tables (8’) available at no extra cost.

Do you have a kitchen?

The venue has a full commercial kitchen with empty refrigerator for event use.  A serving window allows kitchen service or buffet tables can accommodate a serving line in the main hall. The kitchen has a separate entrance for deliveries and to avoid event disruptions.

Is the bar area open to the public?

The adjacent bar area is included in the rental and is only open to guests.

Can real candles be used?

Yes! Candles, DJ fog machines, and other effects are allowed if pre-approved.

What’s the earliest allowed set-up time?

Pass codes are given for the day of the event, so you can have the full day (before your start time) to set up.  If the day before is not booked with an event, it may also be used for a $50 fee.

Is the bar cash only?

The venue accepts cash and credit cards.

Can customers pre-pay or run tabs at the bar?

Pre-payment is allowed for kegs and soft drinks, and tabs are also accepted.

Can the venue arrange decorations, food, and entertainment?

We can arrange as much as needed among our preferred vendors.

How much does it cost to reserve the venue?

Contracts require a $500 deposit, which includes a $300 damage deposit that will be returned after the event.

When is full payment due?

If paying with a check, full payment is due 45 days before the event. Otherwise, cash or credit can be used just prior to the event start time.

Can we bring our own food?

Yes, and we have preferred vendors if needed.

Do bartenders cost extra?

Bar staff is included for beer and wine. Additional staff can be scheduled if hard liquor or machines are requested.

Does the venue have security?

Security is included in the price.

Does the stage have 220 electricity?


Do we have to clean up?

Clean up is included in the price!

Do you have free Wi-Fi?


Which churches and areas do we serve?

  • Vietnamese Martyrs Catholic Church, 801 E Mayfield Rd, Arlington, TX 76014
  • St. Maria Goretti Catholic Church, 1200 S Davis Dr, Arlington, TX 76013
  • St. Matthew Catholic Church, 2021 New York Ave, Arlington, TX 76010
  • St. Joseph’s Catholic Community, 1927 SW Green Oaks Blvd, Arlington, TX 76017
  • St. Mary The Virgin Catholic Church, 1408 N Davis Dr, Arlington, TX 76012
  • St. Vincent De Paul Catholic, 5819 W Pleasant Ridge Rd, Arlington, TX 76016
  • Most Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, 2100 N Davis Dr, Arlington, TX 76012
  • St. Jude Catholic Church, 500 E Dallas St, Mansfield, TX 76063
  • St. Michael the Archangel, 2910 Corn Valley Rd, Grand Prairie TX 75052

Do You Have Any Additional Questions?

Our staff is here to make sure your next event or meeting runs smoothly and offers your guests an enjoyable experience. To check availability, reserve dates, schedule a tour, or to learn more about our venue and services, contact St. Jude Events Venue at 817-891-4653, or fill out the form on our Contact page. We proudly serve residents of Arlington, TX, and surrounding communities, including Mansfield, Euless, Grand Prairie, and Fort Worth.