Frequently Asked Questions

What kind of events can the Power House accommodate?

Whether you are hosting an intimate social, a wedding, or a corporate meeting, The Power House at Rocky Mount Mills offers a variety of unique spaces that can be tailored for your event.

Why Us?

At Rocky Mount Mills, we believe in creating space for folks to connect, celebrate, and build community. The Power House offers an unforgettable backdrop for your wedding, corporate or social event. We welcome you to gather and celebrate at The Power House at Rocky Mount Mills. Enjoy our beautifully landscaped campus, complete with panoramic views of the Tar River. The mill’s soaring ceilings and abundant windows combine with open-air spaces for the perfect vibe that’s both historic and contemporary.

What’s included with my venue rental?

  • Exclusive use of venue for specified time & wheelchair accessibility
  • Unique outdoor courtyard space opening to The Power House
  • Dressing Suite with private bathroom and Private Patio
  • Battle House Room for second party
  • Ample Parking
  • Use of in-house tables and chairs (set-up included with floor plan provided)

Can I bring in my own caterer?

The Power House has a list of fantastic caterers to fit a variety of budgets and preferences. In order to help you have the best and most professional event, catering MUST be chosen from The Power House Preferred Vendor List.

I'd like to host a professional corporate seminar or event. Can The Power House accommodate my needs?

We have the perfect spot for your next team building or off-site event. The innovative campus offers an idyllic setting to break away from the noise and focus on planning your next big step as a business. The Power House offers exceptional event space, including a spacious multi-level indoor meeting space with attached open-air terrace. Nestle in and relax with your team at our tiny house hotel, River & Twine. Enjoy easy access to cutting-edge craft breweries and restaurants all on the campus of our 200-year-old cotton mill in Eastern North Carolina.

I want to have my wedding reception at The Power House. Is that possible?

Absolutely! Weddings are our speciality. We offer exceptional event space unlike any other in North Carolina, including a spacious multi-level indoor event space with attached open-air terrace and outdoor courtyards with riverfront views. Please note that the Power House requires a minimum of a Partial Service event/wedding planner for all Weddings, from a licensed and insured planner, as our Event Space Manager does not offer planning and event design services. All planners on our list have been screened and vetted to ensure the best experience.

Is there a place on property the wedding party can get ready?

Yes, we have a dressing suite with private bathroom and private patio so everyone can looks their best!

Is there parking on-site for event guests?

Yes, we have a large surface lot that accommodates 600 vehicles, so we’ve got you covered.

Is there a potential for event guests to stay overnight on property?

So glad you asked! We have one of the most unique hotel properties in the country on our campus just steps away from the The Power House. River & Twine — A Tiny House Hotel features 20 boutique tiny homes each accommodating 2-4 guests. All of our tiny houses are unique and feature modern amenities and all the creature comforts you’d expect in a hotel. Your guests can enjoy our outdoor space complete with grills and a firepit for socializing, and we have some cool activities for the kids (and fun uncles) like wiffle ball and cornhole.

Contact Us

To learn more about the Power House at Rocky Mount Mills for your next meeting or event, please call 252.801.6528 or visit our contact page.