The Martin Event Space is perfect for graduation parties, weddings, family gatherings, and more. It has a spacious 3,000 square-foot ballroom with a full bar and an outdoor enclosed patio with a pergola and firepit. The Martin provides tables, chairs, linens, glassware, dinnerware, flatware, full-bar service, and in-house catering for parties of up to 200 people. For more information or to inquire about booking the space, please visit The Martin website.
The Ballast Bar
Experience the intimate atmosphere of a Speakeasy on the lower level of The Martin Event Space. The Ballast Bar is available for smaller events, birthday celebrations, bachelor parties, holiday get-togethers, and more. The private event space comfortably seats up to 45 people and all your favorite brews and foods from the Martin City Brewing Company are available. Call 816-321-2789 for more information or Schedule a Tour>>
One of the Oldest Buildings Still Standing in Martin City
The Martin Event Space building first came to life as a Methodist Church in 1890 on land donated by a local liquor industry tycoon. During the 1957 Ruskin Heights Tornado, thirty people survived by huddling in the basement while the sanctuary above blew away. When the sky cleared, the church was still standing, offering inspiration to rebuild in Martin City when others may have been tempted to move on. Read more>>