Located along the harbour front of Whitby, just east of Toronto, the Abilities Centre offers 125,000 square foot of state of the art facilities. Recognized as an International Centre of Excellence for its fully accessible design, inclusive environment, world-class partnerships and signature programming. The centre spaces are modern, unique and elegant, perfect for any event such as Sports events, weddings, galas, Birthday celebrations, corporate events, conferences and exhibitions.
Whether you are planning a wedding catering, the Abilities Centre has a variety of spaces suitable for every style of event. The Abilities Centre event planning, and the Abilities Centre catering can be orchestrated by en Ville!
Located on the first floor of the centre, the Atrium has high ceilings, a view of the Field House, perfect for cocktail receptions, weddings, tradeshows and exhibitions. The event space can accommodate up to 280 guests with a theatre-style seating. Included in the wedding package is full use of the Atrium, Life Skills Apartment, Garden Patio, Scenic Patio and Digital Media Wall. Just use your imagination and the Atrium can be transformed into a unique event space, with the help of en Ville event planning and catering!
The Lounge is an open concept space on the second floor of the centre. Featuring a fully equipped kitchen with stainless steel appliances, large refrigerator, double sink, island with cook top and range hood and built in oven. The Lounge offers a digital projector screen, 36” flat TV screen, lounge furniture and chairs, With theatre-style seating the room can accommodate up to 70 guests or round table seating up to 50, and is ideal for workshops, presentations, lectures, concerts, performing arts, and film screenings.
This is a large theatre-style room on the second floor of the centre. It features a stage, integrated A/V system and a tired ceiling to create ideal acoustics. With theater-style seating, the room will accommodate up to 225 guests, or round table seating up to 120. The room includes chairs, podium and a ceiling mounted projector screen. Ideal for lectures, conferences, presentations, workshops, concerts, performing arts and film screenings.
The board room is centrally located, overlooking the field house and Atrium. The modern and professional interior will accommodate up to 14 guests and is fully furnished with conference call capabilities, 36” flat screen HD screen, projector screen and dry erase board. The Board room is ideal for meetings, lectures, workshops, conferences, presentations and seminars.
Located on the second floor of the centre, the Music Room offers a quiet haven and can be used for any occasion. With theatre-style seating the room can accommodate up to 35 guests.
Located also on the second floor of the centre, the Art Room is ideal for kid’s crafting parties and fine arts groups for adults. The room includes chairs, 6 height adjustable tables and 4 accessible sinks, and can accommodate up to 24 people.
The Games Room is ideal for family functions, and classes, and can accommodate up to 15 people. The room includes a pool table, football game, lounge furniture and two flat screen TV’s.
This is a condo style furnished apartment located on the second floor of the centre. With its fully functional kitchen, lounge furniture, flat screen TV, bathroom and bedroom, making this ideal for life skills classes, catering and more. The apartment can accommodate up to 10 guests.
With over 30 years of experience, serving the people of Toronto, en Ville Catering and event planning offer our clients outstanding cuisine and exquisite event design. Our team of professional event designers and creative culinary staff will ensure your vision is executed to perfection.