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Private Events and Rehearsal Dinners

With expertly crafted food and beverage, and elevated modern design, Common House is ideal for hosting one-of-a-kind gatherings and celebrations.



Our private rentals are supported by our all-inclusive services. We can custom tailor our dining, bar, and seating options for any need, minimizing your costs and efforts. Please reach out for pricing and details.



As our primary event space in Charlottesville, Vinegar Hall is a modern, curated gallery of art and inspiration—designed to make your wedding rehearsal or private event unique and unforgettable. We offer all-inclusive packages that take advantage of our multiple in-house services and staff. Every detail is included and arranged, saving you time and money.

Originally built in 1913 as the Mentor Lodge social club, Common House was restored and rebuilt with a sense of modern elegance to serve the stylish community of today.

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Whether you want your special day to be formal or casual, Common House can host receptions that are sure to please you and all of your guests.

With multiple spaces available, from our luxurious social hall to the freedom of the rooftop terrace, you can find the perfect fit for your wedding event at Common House.



Vinegar Hall is the ideal venue for a sit-down dinner service with capacity for up to 94. Our in-house team makes the job of organizing your rehearsal dinner or private event seamless and simple.

Our Executive Chef, Sommelier and Bar Manager work collaboratively to create a custom menu of exceptional local fare and beverage pairings suited to your liking, for a meal that is all your own. And if you are interested in a smaller celebration, such as a birthday party, shower, or graduation celebration, we would be happy to reserve a section of the club for you.

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As a crossroads for the creative business community, Common House is the perfect place to host your business retreat, team building event or corporate event—from holiday parties to recruitment events and more.

Utilize our included A/V equipment and flexible seating arrangements for any formal presentations or celebratory showcases, then book space upstairs for a bit of reprieve and relaxation.

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