Start your journey with a celebration. Engagement parties present the opportunity to make a toast to an exciting new chapter in life with friends and family.


CADENCE+ At The Strip is proud to provide dynamic event spaces for your special day. Choose between the CityLine Events Center or CADENCE+ Cellars.

CityLine Events Center

Welcome to CityLine Events Center, where sophistication meets versatility in the vibrant heart of the Strip District. Spanning an impressive 8,500 square feet, our event space sets the stage for unforgettable gatherings, seamlessly blending contemporary elegance with urban charm. Whether you're planning a corporate conference, a lavish wedding reception, or a lively social affair, our venue provides the perfect canvas for your vision to come to life. Located in one of the city's most iconic districts, CityLine offers convenient access to Pittsburgh's cultural attractions and vibrant nightlife. With state-of-the-art amenities, customizable layouts, and a dedicated event team committed to excellence, CityLine Events Center is your premier destination for memorable events in the heart of the city.

CADENCE+ Cellars Speakeasy

Step back in time and indulge in the allure of Cadence+ Cellars Speakeasy, a hidden gem nestled within our esteemed event spaces. Our Speakeasy exudes an ambiance of mystery and sophistication, reminiscent of the clandestine establishments of yesteryears. With its intimate setting and curated vintage décor, the Speakeasy offers a unique backdrop for private gatherings, cocktail receptions, and exclusive soirées. Whether you're hosting a corporate networking event or celebrating a special occasion, our Speakeasy provides an unforgettable experience for you and your guests. Two private events spaces, or rent our the entire restaurant. Unlock the allure of Cadence+ Cellars Speakeasy and add a touch of glamour to your next event.



CADENCE+ and Common Plea Catering

Discover the perfect blend of culinary expertise and seamless event planning with our exclusive partnership featuring Cadence+ and Common Plea Catering. Elevate your events with a fusion of innovative event management solutions from Cadence+ and the exquisite culinary creations of Common Plea Catering. From corporate gatherings to lavish weddings, our collaborative approach ensures unforgettable experiences tailored to your unique vision. Explore our comprehensive services designed to exceed your expectations and leave a lasting impression on your guests. Unlock the synergy of Cadence+ and Common Plea Catering for events that resonate long after the final toast.

  • Engagement Parties
  • Engagement Showers
  • Wedding Showers
  • Bachelor Parties
  • Bachelorette Parties
  • Couples Showers
  • Religious Celebrations
  • Beer, Wine, and Spirits Tasting Events
  • And So Much More

You’ve made the big decision to tie the knot. Let's celebrate with you at your engagement party.

We can host traditional as well as coed parties, with space for hundreds of guests. You can plan your party with joint activities for the bride and groom, your friends and family, or split off under the same roof.

CADENCE+ At The Strip is the ideal venue for a curated event to fit your vision and make your dream reality.


Rooted in Pittsburgh's historic Strip District, you have the opportunity to wow your guests with exposed brick, high ceilings, wooden framing, fantastic views and deep history. Your dedicated planner, chef and mixologist will extend to you endless options with locally sourced food and beverages.

Your engagement party brings your friends and family together, and sets the tone for your event. Coed engagement parties add a twist to this cherished pre-wedding event tradition, enabling you to involve members from both sides making for an unrestricted guest list.

CADENCE+ At The Strip has the creativity, exceptional team, and storied service that make your engagement party fun and unforgetable for your guests.


Our Award-Winning Staff is Ready to Guide Your Big Day

Martin Vecellio

Martin has worked with Common Plea for forty years.  His goal at Common Plea is to give his clients food and beverage memories.  Martin designs event dreamscapes and works with his clients on every aspect of their celebrations.  He makes the client’s vision his focus for their special day.  Then, working with Common Plea Catering, he adds his design flair to ensure the uncommon event is a dream that his client will remember for a lifetime and beyond.

Martin’s background in graphic design and photography allows him to help you set an unforgettable stage where the celebration of your union is magical from the moment you and your guests enter Cadence @ The Strip.  

His experience in designing premier event spaces and dreamscape destinations throughout Pittsburgh will be invaluable in crafting each element of your event.  You can know, h
e will help you cover all the bases from menu to settings so that your guests and you have the most memorable event of your life.

Maria Rotunda

Before joining Common Plea, Maria earned a degree in Hospitality with a concentration in Event Planning.  The event world has always been a passion of hers, and that shows in her work ethic and loyalty to her clients and company.  During her five years at Common Plea, she has had the opportunity to work with hundreds of clients, plan a wide variety of celebrations, and familiarize herself with the ins and outs of events here in Pittsburgh. 

Maria prides herself on providing a stress-free, insightful, enjoyable, and successful planning process to all of her clients. 

She strives to make every event noteworthy and uses her education and experience to ensure an outcome that you and your guests will never forget.  One of Maria’s biggest successes is that she makes all of her clients feel like family.  She looks forward to getting to know your event dreams and being a part of creating memories.

Common Plea Catering is the in-house provider of outstanding food and service at CADENCE+ and is recognized as one of the leading caterers in America.