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Occasions Party Centre is proud to offer gluten free menu choices! Wether it be allergies or lifestyle, we can accommodate your needs.  Inquire within for specific menu options and pricing for your gluten free needs! 

Not gluten free, but still have allergies? No problem, we can accomoodate our menus to fit those with nut/soy/dairy allergies as well.  We also taylor to vegetarian and vegan needs.  No guests will go hungry, or worry about what they'll be eating at Occasions! 

Family owned and operated for 50 years!!

2019 marks Occasions Party Centre's 50th year in business! We have enjoyed being part of the community over the last half of a century and we hope to continue half a century more! 

Thank you to all of our loyal brides, guests, vendors, friends, and family who continue to refer us and help keep our name out there.  

More Updates

We've recenty replaced the dance floor in our Garden Room, accented with a beautiful new chandelier! 
These gorgeous updates compliment the modern atmosphere in our Garden Room and are perfectly highlighted by the natural lighting with 2 walls of windows.  
Check out a preview on our facebook page or scroll through our galleries for more photos of the Garden Room! 

Saturday Appointments

Are you interested in touring our facility? 

Our office hours for appointments are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 10am-4pm.  

We also have Saturday appointments available for those who cannot make it during the week! These appointments are limited and fill quickly! 

Call today to meet with us about the next steps in planning your event 330-882-5113

Now Hiring!

We are now looking to fill in our weekend staff for the 2020 wedding season.  Part-time  hours available.  Servers and dishwahshers needed.  Please apply online or call at 330-882-5113! 

All other position applications will be accepted and reviewed for our upcoming 2020 wedding season as well. 

Holiday Parties

If you're looking to plan a stress-free all-inclusive holiday party, Occasions is the place for you! Whether large or small, coorporate or family, we can help plan the perfect evening. Call/message/email today with your approximate guest count to see if any of our available dates will work for you!

January Buffet

Our Thursday Night Buffet scheduled for January 2, 2020 has been CANCELLED! 

We hope you all enjoy this time with your families.  Happy Holidays! 
We will see you again in February for our Italian Night! 


Still need to plan your rehearsal dinner?

Don't forget about your rehearsal dinner before your big day!

The Lounge seats 20-60 guests, designed to create an atmopshere where you and your guests can enjoy all that Occasions has to offer in an intimate and private setting. This is a great way for you and your family to visit Occasions before the big day. 

If your Wedding Reception is also booked at Occasions receive a special discount on your rehearsal dinner! 



Occasions Thursday Night Buffet- The first Thursday of every month!

Occaion'sThursday Night
First Thurs. of every month.   5:00-8:00pm
Open to Public      No reservations required
February 6th                 Italian Night                   $12.00
March 5th                 Prime Rib and Chicken      $18.50
April 2nd            Cheddar Bacon Chicken           $12.25
May 7th                   Pork Tenderloin                   $12.95

* Featuring Max on the Piano*

Get In Touch

Occasions would like to have the opportunity to show you our facility and to discuss in further detail your special event. Please feel free to contact us for additional information or to schedule an appointment to tour Occasions Party Centre.

6800 Manchester Road, New Franklin, OH 44216
(330) 882-5113

About Us

Occasions Party Centre, located in the Akron/Canton, Ohio area and situated on several beautiful, landscaped acres, is the premiere all-inclusive banquet and event facility of Summit and Stark Counties. Family-owned and operated for more than 45 years, Occasions Party Centre accommodates wedding ceremonies, receptions and corporate and social events.

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