419 Glenwood Avenue, Raleigh NC

Private Events and Caterings

From corporate meetings and workshops to elegant social affairs, each of our three distinct floors is designed to adapt to your needs, providing both privacy and a luxurious ambiance.

Our in-house catering service complements any event with a menu tailored to your preferences, featuring gourmet tapas, expertly crafted cocktails, and the finest hospitality Raleigh has to offer. Whether you’re planning an intimate dinner or a lavish reception, our dedicated team ensures every detail is handled with care, promising an event that’s not only successful but also memorable.

Your Versatile Events Center

The Sage Room is Raleigh’s newest premier event venue, perfect for a variety of events. Whether you’re planning a large corporate function, an engagement celebration, a business dinner, or a wedding, our venue and incredible staff will help make your vision come true.

Located on the second level of 419 Glenwood Avenue in the heart of downtown Raleigh, The Sage Room offers an indoor venue with an open floor plan. This stunning space can seat up to 150 guests or accommodate 300 for a cocktail/social event, depending on the floor layout and menu selection. It features a large dance floor, AV lighting, a state-of-the-art sound system, and an outdoor patio overlooking downtown Raleigh, making it a fantastic venue for any occasion.

Finding the perfect space for your event should not be stressful. Our team understands the pressures and time it takes to host a seamless event. From your initial contact with The Sage Room, you’ll find our staff and management informative and willing to assist you in any way. We will make our most sincere effort to accommodate all your special requests.

What’s Included

  • 180 Black Resin Folding Chairs
  • 6′ Rectangular Tables
  • 2- 36″ Round Tables
  • 22-60″ Round Dinner Tables (seats 8)
  • 6- 72″ Round Dinner Tables (seats 10)
  • White Linen (85”) for all tables
  • Black or White Linen Napkins
  • In-House Catering & Bar License
  • 10 Hours Rental Time
  • Exclusive use of the bar and their facilities (38-foot bar located on the 2nd floor)
  • Projector & Projection Screen Available for slideshows
  • Full HVAC System
  • Wheelchair Access
  • State-of-the-Art Sound System and Lighting
  • All Plates, Silverware, and Glassware necessary for your event
  • Outdoor Patio Overlooking Glenwood South
  • WIFI


Event Type Seated or Standing Capacity #
Ceremony Seated 150
Cocktails Standing 300
Reception Seated 150



At Botanical, we offer flexible pricing options to accommodate a variety of private events, ensuring that your gathering is as unique and special as you envision. Our venue fees are structured to provide excellent value and can be tailored to meet your specific needs.

  • Weekday Pricing Venue Fees: Our weekday rates are designed to offer exceptional value for events held from Sunday through Thursday.
  • Friday and Saturday Venue Fees: Due to higher demand, our Friday and Saturday venue fees are subject to change.
  • These do not include pricing in December, please inquire for December pricing.
Venue Fee Only (Excluding Food and Beverage):
  • Sunday – Thursday: $1,000
  • Friday: $2,500
  • Saturday: $3,500

Pricing above does not include December rates. For detailed pricing and to receive a personalized quote for your private event, please get in touch with our events team. We are dedicated to helping you plan a memorable occasion tailored to your needs.

Site Uses

  • Reception
  • All-Inclusive
  • Special Events / Parties
  • Wedding Receptions

Venue Views

Enjoy the beautiful views from this venue, including:

  • Downtown Raleigh
  • Views of Glenwood South
  • Access to Botanical Lounge & Highgarden venues (occupancy permitting)

The Sage Room at Botanical is your versatile event center, providing a perfect setting for both private and corporate events. Let us help you create an unforgettable experience for you and your guests.

Perfect for Events of All Sizes

Botanical is a stunning venue that can host an event of 20 guests all the way to 900, depending on the type of event.   

With multiple venue levels and rooms, a large dance floor, state-of-the-art sound system, and an outdoor patio and rooftop overlooking downtown Raleigh, it really is a fantastic venue for any occasion.

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419 Glenwood Avenue, Raleigh, NC
dining, private events, lounge