Special Events

Upcoming Events


Thank you for wanting to host your event with the City of Petersburg!

To obtain a Special Events permit and to coordinate City Services, you must complete the event application in it's entirety. Please also review and print the application for your records before submitting.

 To complete the special events process, you will need to: 

  1. Apply for the Special Event permit
  2. Complete any City Service Permit Applications (if applicable)  
  3. Submit General Liability Insurance Certificate and Policy Endorsement

 Should you have any questions regarding the City of Petersburg Office of Special Events or questions about the application process, please contact Tami Yerby at
804-324-4014 or tcyerby@petersburg-va.org. 

Union Train Station 


103 River Street, Petersburg, Virginia 23803
 Capacity: 272
 Seated: 169

Let us take care of your special day- Rent our venue for your next party, wedding, meeting or private event. The Union Train Station is designed to make it easy for any type of event with full seating, dance floor and additional equipment like tables and chairs. The venue also offers parking spaces in front of the facility and a nearby lot through the City.
 See you soon at the Union Train Station!

Reserve Your Date Here