Welcome to The Tower at Rice-Eccles

The Tower Reception Area has two reception rooms, each with a spectacular view of the Salt Lake Valley and Wasatch Mountains, the Gallery, and two conference room options. The reception rooms feature a west-facing wall of windows, which provides a beautiful backdrop for weddings, receptions, banquets, meetings and parties. The Gallery features a east-facing wall of windows, which provides a beautiful backdrop for weddings, receptions, banquets, meetings and parties. The Olympic Cauldron Park is an outdoor area on the south side of the Stadium and faces the Olympic Cauldron and Fountain.

  • Scholarship Room (Level 4) – seats approximately 350 guests
  • Varsity Room (Level 6) – seats approximately 350 guests
  • The Gallery (Level 1) – seats approximately 80 guests
  • Conference Room (Level 6) – seats approximately 25 guests
  • Meeting Room (Suite 509) – seat approximately 20 guests
  • Olympic Cauldron Park (South Plaza) – seats more than 400 guests
    (Additional fees for more than 400 guests will apply)

All rental fees are subject to change based upon demand and market value. All our pricing includes tables, chairs and set up of your event. AV and other equipment are available at an additional charge. We have an Exclusive List of Caterers, which you will need to choose from. Alcohol can also be served at private events only.

Meet Our Team

Here, our professional event coordinators are ready to work with clients to host a variety of events. Whether it’s a small business meeting, corporate holiday party, or the wedding of your dreams, staff at The Tower are committed to creating an unforgettable experience for you and your guests.

Contact Information

Office Location:

6th Floor
The Tower

Office Hours:

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Phone: (801) 581-5445
Fax: (801) 585-1417

Melissa Van Hien – Athletic Events

For over seven years, Melissa has helped The Tower’s off-campus clientele plan and execute unforgettable events that range from banquets and weddings to festivals, trade shows and corporate parties. Melissa enjoys seeing the space transform according to her clients’ desires and loves how no two events are ever the same. Contact Melissa today.

Mat Baer

Kate Smith

Kate loves using her experience to help each client or guest create an event they will never forget. From weddings to corporate events, she is committed to making the client’s vision come to life. Contact Kate today to book your event.

Erin Balserak

For more than 5 years, Erin has been involved in the events industry in a variety of spectrums, from concerts, galas, festivals to corporate parties and conferences. Erin has joined the Utah family to oversee our large stadium events, football games and Tower events. Being behind the scenes, on the field and backstage is where Erin thrives and lets her passion shine through.

Meghan McCarron

Meghan has more than 6 years of event experience. She works primarily with our on-campus clientele and aims to make each event a special one, suited to her clients’ needs and desires.

Kara Jones

Kara is our private event specialist at The Tower. She has years of experience in both wedding and corporate events. Kara’s degree in hospitality management has refined her expertise in planning our events, both big and small. She looks forward to helping make your event special and memorable.

Brittney Barth