Grandview Ballroom opened in 2020 to serve clients throughout the High Country and surrounding areas as the premier event venue. Grandview Ballroom is a separate entity from App State Athletics. For more information or questions regarding App State Athletics, visit appstatesports.com.

Meet Grandview and App Catering Staff

Amanda Hood

Amanda Hood

Director of University Catering and Grandview
Chuck Ford

Chuck Ford

Associate Director of App Catering and Grandview Ballroom
Anthony Bates

Anthony Bates

Executive Chef for App Catering
Lisa Krenn

Lisa Krenn

Assistant Director of App Catering


Grandview Ballroom is located in the North End Zone building of Appalachian State University's campus in Boone, North Carolina. The address of the building is 135 Jack Branch Drive, Boone, NC 28608.

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Capacity Chart

Entire Ballroom ABC136x33 ft440270600600
Breakout A22x32 ft5530100100
Breakout AB44x32 ft11070250250
Breakout C96x32 ft220150350350

Room Set-up Examples

BanquetGenerally used for meals and sessions involving small group discussions. A five foot round table seats eight people comfortably. 
ClassroomIt is a classic classroom style setup where tables and chairs are arranged in parallel rows facing the front of the room. A six foot table seats up to 2 guests on one side.
TheaterA theatre setup style often referred to as auditorium setup, is a row of chairs facing the front of the room. This setup is suitable for short presentations or larger groups that do not require extensive note-taking.
ReceptionStand-up social function where beverages and light foods are served. Includes a bar, high top tables without seating or a combination of low and high tops. Foods may be presented on small buffet tables or passed by servers. May precede a meal function.
E-Shape, U-Shape and T-ShapeAppropriate for groups of fewer than 40 people. These are best for interaction with a leader seated at the head of the setup. Audiovisual is usually best set up at the open of the seating.