Delray 817 is a wedding venue located in The Haymarket in Lincoln, NE. This romantic setting is the ideal choice for couples looking to wed in an unforgettable location. The establishment’s team of event specialists is honored to help couples and their loved ones celebrate their joyous wedding days together.
Originally constructed as a warehouse in 1903, Delray 817 offers a perfect blend of industrial chic and refined decor. With high ceilings, exposed brickwork, wood flooring, and large windows, the property provides guests with the opportunity to make their day their own. The open-plan layout can be customized and decorated to suit your needs. The lounge and bar areas are atmospheric gathering places where guests can enjoy a cocktail hour before a celebratory reception. Additionally, the property’s prep kitchen can be used by your chosen caterer in order to best prepare for your soirée. Additional amenities include guest bathrooms, a DJ area, and a stage, ideal for your band or for a romantic ceremony.
The dedicated team at Delray 817 is looking forward to making your day special. They will ensure that every element of your day is to your satisfaction, carefully considered, and expertly executed. Wedding packages can include event rental and planning options, as well as bartending services. The friendly team of event specialists will serve delicious drinks from an open, cash, or limited bar, depending on your preferences. Set-up and clean-up services will also be provided, allowing you to relax and enjoy your day without worrying about the small details.
Many years and several businesses later, the building became The Delray Ballroom that held dance lessons, dances and a venue space for a variety of events including wedding ceremonies, wedding receptions, anniversary parties, graduations, corporate meetings and events and tailgates.
Under new business and building ownership in 2021, D|8 is excited to carry on the tradition of an event venue that will continue to offer a place for all celebrations big and small! With floor to ceiling original interior brick walls, high exposed ceilings, gorgeous windows and a beautiful wood floor we hope to enhance the warehouse vibe that many seek today for their events.
Delray 817 is a 7,000 square foot building that can accommodate up to 325 seated guests or 695 cocktail guests. Amenities include but are not limited to a lounge area, full service bar, guest bathrooms, caterer room, stage and DJ booth. We pride ourselves in providing several in house Event Coordinators to help you through your event planning and to ensure your event runs smoothly from start to finish.
We are located in the heart of the Historic Haymarket. Our venue is conveniently located right next to several hotels, parking garages, shops, restaurants, breweries, bars, wineries, museums and the famed Memorial Stadium! Your guests will enjoy all of what the Historic Haymarket has to offer while in town for your event!View Vendor Storefront