• The Discovery Room

    The Discovery room is perfect for either casual or formal events. Capacity: 100

  • The Wedding Chapel

    Exchange vows in our elegant chapel where memories are made to last forever. Capacity: 200

  • The Master Ballroom

    Elegant and spacious, the Master Ballroom is the ideal venue for wedding receptions, family reunions, pastor / church anniversary and other special occasions. Capacity: 320

  • The Grand Loft

    The possibilities are nearly endless for any event planned for a grand occasion. Capacity: 600

  • The Lamplight Room

    The Lamplight Room has a special ambiance that is unique to it's own and can accomodate any affair. Capacity: 250

Discovery Alabama Events and Conference Center at Watermark Place creates memories that last forever...

This is achieved by using our event coordination experience and special skills to support all aspects of your event.  We can accommodate multiple corporate events, birthdays, anniversaries, reunions, trade shows, weddings, and retirement celebrations of groups of all sizes.  Our featured venues, creative dressings, culinary features, and Audio / Visual technology optimize the experience of both event hosts and event guests.  Use our Plan The Perfect Event tool to get a free quote of hosting an event at Discovery Alabama.

"A Thing of Beauty is a Joy Forever."  - John Keats


Our Event Team

Discovery Alabama Event and Conference Center Culinary Team
Our on-site chef dazzles with memorable arrangements.

Allow our culinary team to create a menu unique to your event.  Our remodeled commercial kitchen is capable of supporting the culinary needs of multiple events of up to 1000 guests.


What we do?
Easy access is available to all of our guests.

We are committed to making our facilities accessible to all our patrons.  Handicap seating is available throughout the facility.  Parking at the rear of the building provides wheelchair access to all of our event spaces.

Discovery Alabama Events & Conference Center
@The Watermark Place

4500 Alabama Adventure Parkway
Bessemer, AL  35022
(205) 425-4529  |  rentals@discoveryalabama.com


15 mins WB from downtown Birmingham I-20/59
Exit 110
Splash Adventure Parkway
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Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday  9:00a.m. - 5:00p.m.
Saturday by Appointment