Turning events into experiences!

The Ortiz Center offers a space to fit every sized group and a turnkey experience to help ease the stress off of planning your next social event.  All that will be left for you to do will be enjoying the moment.  A picture perfect day with every delicious detail attended to, will ensure a truly memorable experience.  

Weddings in Corpus Christi
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Ortiz Center Weddings

Social Packages include

Planning your special day can be stress free?  Let our wedding coordinator plan and coordinate every aspect for you, including your day of coordinator to keep you on track.  We offer several packages or choose to customize every detail of your special day.  From simple to extravegant, we have you covered!

Our Platinum Wedding Package includes Rental Fee + Decore Package + Dinner + Bar Service + Bridal and Groomsman Suites with Champagne + Charcuterie Tray for the Bride and Mini Sandwiches + Bucket of Beers for the Groom.

Optional Package upgrades

From mariachis to cakes to photographers, let us manage every detail of your special day. Our portfolio of vendor partners are the best in thier fields and are fully approved, licensed and insured!  


The Plaza at the Ortiz Center offers a spectacular outdoor space for ceremonies and receptions. With the Harbor Bridge soaring overhead, and the possible passing of a magnificent ship of trade, your guests are sure to be dazzled in this grand setting.


Our Corpus Christi Ballroom is the only fully customizable event space in Corpus Christi. We are an open canvas that is waiting for you to paint your vision. Directly on the waterfront and featuring huge bay of windows overlooking the ship channel with the beautifully lit Harbor Bridge soaring overhead.  


Our Nueces and Kleberg Rooms are perfect for those more intimate events for 50-150 guests. 

We are a Plastic Free Facility!

At the Ortiz Center, we take great pride in our achievements towards being a good environmental steward. Click the link below to learn more.

OCEAN FRIENDLY RESTAURANT Designation from the Surfrider Foundation: We are pleased to announce that we are the first and only Venue in the State of Texas to achieve this designation!  In addition to those requirements, we have made additional earth friendly changes here at the Ortiz.  

Wedding Dancefloor Photo
Wedding Group Photo
Wedding Reception Photo


Various packages are availble with our select vendor partners.  Looking for something more elaborate?  The Ortiz Center is an open cavas for your next event.  From a pretty in pink to a totally rad 80's theme, let our design partners create the perfect event.