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The Jerome is conveniently located in downtown Delano. We are located close to major highways, restaurants, shops, hotels, parks, and many more attractions. Our venue is 20 minutes west of 394 and 494. Our address is 129 Bridge Avenue East, Delano, MN 55328.

The Jerome can accommodate up to 400 guests.

No, we only host one event at a time.

Tables and crossback chairs to comfortably seat up to 400 guests is included in our rental fee, along with professional cleaning services, several amenities for weddings and events, and liability insurance for weddings.

All rentals are available from 9:00 am to 12:00 am. Our hours are set by the city, so we are unable to add on any time to allow your event to go later into the evening. Guests, personal items and vendors must be out of the space by midnight. If you want to keep the party going, Brickside Grille & Tap and Dave’s Town Club are just down the block and are a great option for an after party.

With the exception of rentals in February, The Jerome has all the modern amenities, including central heating and air conditioning, to make for a comfortable year round experience.

A free public parking lot is available directly behind The Jerome and more than 200 free parking spaces are within one block of the venue. Please follow posted city signs for parking enforcement.

Yes. In addition to being on ground level, The Jerome has ADA compliant bathrooms and handicap accessible parking.

A’BriTin Catering & Hospitality is our exclusive caterer. With three distinct brands, they can accommodate a wide range of taste preferences and budgets. All food, beverages and alcohol must be provided by them, with the exception of wedding cakes and pre-packaged snacks.

Yes, as long as they are pre-packaged before they are brought into The Jerome.

All beverages and alcohol must be provided by our catering partner, A’BriTin Catering & Hospitality, as they carry the required liquor liability insurance and have licensed and trained bartenders. Please discuss any special requests with them.

No problem! A’BriTin Catering & Hospitality offers customized non-alcoholic beverage packages.

Rehearsals are not guaranteed and are based on availability. If there is not an event the day before yours, you are able to rent the space at an hourly rate for your rehearsal dinner or set up. You may book hourly rentals for Monday-Thursday at any time; however, rentals for Friday-Sunday are only released for hourly rental two months before the booked date. If you are unable or choose not to rent the space ahead of time, rehearsal can occur the day of the event.

Yes, original elements such reclaimed timber beams, exposed brick walls, high ceilings and black tin tile, coupled with candles, floral arrangements, and any other decor, create a simply stunning backdrop.

Yes, we have a few options for you to decide table and chair layouts, depending on the number of guests.

Our Venue Manager will be on site the day of your event to answer any questions you and your vendors may have, but they will not be involved in set up or tear down. We highly recommend hiring a day-of-coordinator to assist you during your event.

Yes! Open flames are allowed anywhere inside the building if they’re contained inside a container to protect the flame from any decorations. No open flame candles are allowed outside of the building; battery operated candles are allowed outside.

Yes, we love having your furry friends join us! Dogs are allowed for pictures and to be part of the ceremony. Following the ceremony, they must be escorted off the premises.

Yes, but we have special rules that you must follow for everyone’s safety. Please contact us for more information.

We don’t personally offer event planning, coordinator or decor services, but we work with some pretty awesome people who do!

Items used for your event must be delivered during the rental time on the day of your event.

Yes. The Jerome does not have a stage, but there is ample power to host a band. All music must end by 11:30 pm.

We have an in-house sound system for use during the ceremony, to play dinner music and to give speeches and toasts. The system is not intended for loud dance music, making it necessary to provide additional equipment.

Yes, if alcohol is served, a complimentary security guard will be on site for your event from 8:00 pm to midnight.

Yes, a locked closet on the ground level floor is available for use.

The building is a tobacco free facility. Smoking is strictly restricted only to designated smoking areas.

Aside from using our exclusive caterer, you are free to work with whomever you’d like. If you’re looking for some recommendations, please see the list of our preferred vendors.

Yes, GrandStay® Hotel & Suites is minutes away and offers comfortable accommodations and modern amenities to ensure a grand stay.

Tours are scheduled by appointment only. Please contact us to schedule a private tour.

Please call us at 612-875-7716 or e-mail info@thejeromedelano.com. A signed Rental Contract Agreement along with a deposit for one half of the rental fee will reserve the date for you. The remaining balance is due no later than 120 days prior to the event. A $500 damage deposit is required 30 days prior to the event and will be refunded, provided there is no damage. Cash, check, credit card and Venmo are accepted. We accept cash, checks made payable to The Jerome, credit cards and Venmo. A 3% processing fee will apply to any credit card transaction.

Our Venue Manager is available by phone or e-mail to answer any questions throughout the planning process; will hold your finalization meeting 4-6 weeks before your event to coordinate timelines, catering details, bar selections, floor plans, and details with third party vendors; and is on-site the day of the event starting when the vendor/client access begins. Our Vendor Manager will not serve as a coordinator and we highly recommend hiring a day-of-coordinator to help the event run smoothly.

A signed cancellation agreement is required. All deposits and balances paid are non-refundable.