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The Historic Plaza Hotel provides the perfect setting for an unforgettable western wedding, family reunion or gathering, laced with history and an unmatched feeling of the Old West. We can accomodate any size group from an intimate gathering to a great family celebration. Large groups will fill our Ilfeld Ballroom as it has a seating capacity of 180 (with tables and a buffet), and 100 (with a plated seating arrangement). Smaller groups fit well Salon A, downstairs, which provides a more private meeting space with well windows that give natural light and original stone walls offering historical ambiance.

Please contact our Event Coordinator for further details and to plan your event:
Range Cafe Event Coordinator





As the premier meeting and conference center in Northeastern New Mexico, and the hotel of choice for serious business travelers to Las Vegas and the surrounding area, the historic Plaza Hotel is committed to making your meeting and business functions run smoothly, profitably, and on time.

The Plaza Hotel has over 6000 square feet of meeting space. Our largest space, the Ilfeld Ballroom, with a cap space of (with tables and a buffet – 180, with a plated seating arrangement – 100), and the hotel also has several smaller break-out rooms and salons for smaller meetings and seminars.

The Historic Plaza Hotel offers negotiated corporate and government rates for individual business travelers, and the conveniences that any business traveler would expect in a first-class establishment including wireless internet throughout the hotel, modern audio/visual equipment, and fax and document/parcel receipt and delivery services.


Weddings are big events, and important ones, especially to the bride. Engaged couples want everything to go right, but wedding planning takes time, and it helps to have experience at hand where your wedding is being held. The Historic Plaza Hotel’s team is experienced and ready to roll up its sleeves to work and help plan and coordinate your wedding or family gathering.

The services we provide include helping you find the right photographer and the right venue for your photos, finding a florist, offering wedding cake suggestions, advice on decorating the room in your colors and style, and help in finding the right classic car, limo or carriage for your transportation! We can also help you find musical entertainment for your wedding, whether it be a DJ or a band. Our grand staircase provides a superb photo setting for you and your wedding party, and the staircase conveniently leads upstairs to the bridal suite.

We understand that we share responsibility for ensuring that the theme of the wedding is reflected in all aspects of the wedding. From the place settings, the flowers, the cake and to the wedding dress: everything should be in sync with each other. We will help to make all of this happen, and to create an absolutely memorable event.

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