Hundreds of newlyweds have celebrated their happiest day in the Coliseum Bar’s Parkview Hall! Overlooking beautiful Olin Park, Lake Monona, Willow Island and the downtown Madison skyline, we can accommodate parties of up to 300. With two full bars and your choice of appetizers, buffet service or full-service plated dinners, our professional staff will treat you and your guests to the night of your life!


We offer a variety of spaces and amenities to accommodate nearly any organization. Whether you’re a non-profit holding a fundraiser or a large corporation looking to hold a company meeting, we can custom tailor a package to fit your needs. Food service options range from a table of snacks to full-service dining, and we provide technology support for all your presentation needs.


Retirement parties, themed events, holiday parties and more! We offer full-service event production, and can help arrange for music, decorations, entertainment and more! We have a variety of banquet halls sized to meet your needs, all offering full food service and in-room bars. Our courteous and engaging staff dress to impress and will ensure your party goes off without a hitch!


Please contact our banquet manager to make inquiries:

Parkview Room

  • Capacity: 300
  • 2 Full Service Bars
  • Full Dining Service
  • Astounding views of Willow Island, Lake Monona, Downtown Madison and Olin Park
  • Full sound system with wireless microphone
  • Big screen TV and presentation equipment available upon request
  • Can be divided into two rooms for smaller events, both featuring all amenities

Willow Island Room

  • Capacity: 60
  • Full Service Bar
  • Full Dining Service
  • Big screen TV and presentation equipment available upon request

Off Site Catering

The Coliseum Bar & Banquet is available for Off Site Catering.  The Off Site Catering fees include setting up and breaking down your event, an assortment of linens (available in multiple colors), limited decorations for both hors d’oeuvre tables and buffets.  Other linens may be available for an additional charge.  Additional charges maybe incurred for events larger than 350.