charbar loves weddings! Our top priority is to make yours perfect – from start to finish. Our experienced and passionate team will help you create a spectacular day full of memories to look back on for years to come.

The 105 year-old historic Simmons building situated along the beautiful Bow River is perfect for couples looking for unique urban settings with charming ambience and character. Transformed, the historic building lends its rustic brick walls, original hardwood floors, double-hung 9-pane windows, and stunning rooftop patio to take on your unique wedding vision – urban rustic, country chic, upscale industrial, or the more classic floral gardenscape. Our venue can host small intimate parties in a private setting for 14 or larger weddings for up to 550 guests. Large or small, we will ensure a flawless, stress-free wedding every time.

For a private tour with one of our event team specialists, please call us at 403-452-3115 or email



Food is love. And our classically trained chefs have heart. They want every bite on your special day to be perfect and will focus on making your event one-of-a-kind, helping you to create a menu to match your style and your budget. Starting with a sit down with our team to get an idea of your palate, our chefs will amaze you with an intimate tasting and selection of menu items created just for you. Whether you are looking for a reception style service with appetizers and cocktails, a 5 course sit down dinner with wine pairings, or an off-site catering to a remote location, our chefs are here satisfy your culinary desires.


We have curated a group of some of our favourite wedding professionals that we not only love working with, but know and trust, that as a char-couple, you will be in great hands. Each one of our selected vendors listed below offer a unique promotion or discount to our couples that have said ‘I do’ at the Simmons.