Outdoor Event Space
The Sterling is a wedding venue located in the grounds of Arrowhead Golf Club in beautiful Akron, New York. The Sterling offers seven unique areas to accommodate every aspect of your memorable celebration and sets the standard for top-notch events in Western New York. It features indoor and outdoor spaces with scenic views and is available for ceremonies, receptions, bridal showers, engagement parties, elopements and rehearsal dinners.
Facilities and Capacity
With over 10,000 square feet of event space, The Sterling can comfortably accommodate 250-500 seated guests. They offer seven event areas including:
Main dining area - A 90-feet by 36-feet space with glamorous warehouse chic design, featuring a tall glass wall, cathedral ceilings, modern crystal chandeliers, and state of the art kitchen.
Interior mezzanine area for surplus seating - Area features a catwalk across the glass wall and leading to the outside balcony.
Side covered patio - 5 French doors provide seamless overflow space for the reception and dance floor which is heated for 3 season use.
Back and side uncovered balcony - The balconies feature stunning views of the golf course and island. The side balcony is the ideal setting for a rehearsal dinner with an intimate setting and sunset views.
Bridal Suite - A getting ready room with glamorous makeup stations for the bridal party.
Island ceremony and photography area - The area includes a steel arch, wood bridge, walkway, and aisle and provides an intimate and unique place to tie the knot.
The Sterling can provide a team of professional coordinators to help plan your wedding, event or bridal shower. Additional services offered include:
Tables, chairs, and linen
China, flatware and glassware
Set up and clean up
Parking and wheelchair access
Catering, servers, and bartenders
Willingness to work with outside vendors (except catering and bar)
The Sterling and their executive chef provide a large wedding menu from which to choose your meal options. Options include hand-passed appetizers from their hors d’oeuvres menu, crudités for cocktail hour, and a choice of either a relaxed buffet or a sit down plated option for dinner. There is a choice of entrees available for the sit down dinner which is served with salad, steamed vegetables, freshly baked bread, your choice of sides, and tea and coffee. The Sterling offers various beverage packages including beer, wine, champagne, liquors, and soft drinks. There is also an evening snack menu available.
The Sterling is located at Arrowhead Golf Club in Akron, New York. The venue is just a few miles east of Buffalo and a short drive west of Rochester. The venue is easily accessible with Buffalo Niagara International Airport just a 30-minute drive away.
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