Grand Canyon National Park Lodges offers a variety of banquet options for your group, wedding or family reunion. Our sales staff works closely with our catering and banquet staff to ensure a quality dining experience for your group. Our banquet menu offers an extensive selection sure to suit any group’s needs. Weddings, family reunions and meetings with 10 rooms or more are restricted to primarily off-season, November 1 – March 15.
The El Tovar Dining Room is available for group functions at the following times (blackout dates may apply):
March 16 – December 1
December 2 – March 31
The Food and Beverage Department must have a 30 day notice to book these functions. Limit one seating per meal period unless approved in advance by the Food and Beverage Department. We are unable to guarantee the Canyon Room or a specific area of the Dining Room with a canyon view. Parties of 20 or more must order in advance off the Banquet Menu.
Arizona Room breakfast buffets are only available for groups between 20 and 100. The room may be reserved by more than one group at a time, based on the size of the groups.
This facility is generally used by tour groups during the day. This area is ideal for large private parties or tour groups beginning at 5:30 PM (groups requiring special set-up will begin later). Beer and Wine bar is available until 11:00 PM. The maximum capacity for this area is 160 people for buffet dinner with family style seating. This room will accommodate 100 people comfortably with buffet or plated dinner and dance floor. There is ample space for a DJ (9:00 PM to 11:00 PM). Santa Fe Room Buffets are available for groups between 20 and 160 and may be reserved for functions at the following times:
Thunderbird Room offers a banquet facility overlooking the canyon, and catered by the exceptional staff of the El Tovar Dining Room. This room is available for group meals and functions of 20 or more. Located upstairs in the Thunderbird Lodge on the South Rim , this is a beautiful room with wet-bar, barbecue, fireplace and private balcony overlooking the rim of Grand Canyon (see view above). The room is approximately 1170 square feet. Contact group sales for details.
We are pleased to offer an array of menus and dining options for our group guests at Grand Canyon South Rim. Click on the link to download or open our banquet documents PDF.