WEDDINGS at ILA

ILA is a unique wedding destination situated in the lively West End of Adelaide’s CBD that offers bespoke experiences with a high emphasis on excellence and innovation. Home to a number of unique spaces hidden behind the stunning façade of our heritage building, say “I do” to an unforgettable wedding celebration at ILA. Our versatile spaces and experienced team will create a customised event that perfectly captures the essence of your love story, from small, intimate gatherings to large scale venue takeovers. Exchange vows in our mesmerising The Light Room Bar, dine in style at our award-winning Aurora Restaurant and dance the night away under the stars in The Lab Garden. With our state-of-the-art immersive LED technology, ILA adds an extra spark of magic to your big day. 

Celebrate love at Adelaide’s centre of immersive light and art.  

View eVENTS across our different Spaces:

The Light Room Bar

Commanding a magnificent view over Light Square, The Light Room Bar is just one space within our three part Bar, Gallery and Studio. Bathed in natural light during the day before transforming into a moody cocktail lounge once the sun goes down, The Light Room is a dynamic space for hosting an array of events from boozy brunches to cocktail parties. Leather banquette seating, polished concrete floors, exposed brick walls and feature lighting adds a touch of luxury to any occasion within a vibrant bar atmosphere. As a fully licensed venue, we are able to host you and your guests until 2am so you can keep the celebrations going late into the night.  

The Light Room Gallery

The centre of our Bar, Gallery and Studio, The Light Room Gallery is a newly renovated chic, minimalist space with concrete floors, high ceilings and track lighting. Featuring a program of pop-up art instillations and filled with inherent charm, The Light Room Gallery requires minimal styling to transform  events into lively and engaging experiences. Fusing physical and digital artworks, a 3 metre tall LED screen can be used as an extension of the exhibition on display, to create a dynamic background for photo opportunities or to showcase your brand. Treat this as your own canvas and exhibit works just for your event, or work with the team at ILA to collaborate on an exhibition aligned to your  values and interests. 

The Light Room Studio

The penultimate story telling canvas in Adelaide, this 150sqm of cutting-edge LED screens is the perfect way to share stories in an intimate experience. The Light Room Studio is a unique multipurpose space that offers full immersion and can transport you and your guests to any world, creating new ways of seeing and experiencing things only limited by the imagination. The Light Room Studio serves as a blank canvas for creativity and brings to life captivating displays, dynamic presentations, impactful brand launches and interactive experiences that will elevate your event to unprecedented heights.  

Private Dining

Looking for a private space to celebrate with an intimate group? Aurora’s private dining room offers a unique opportunity to indulge in privacy and an unforgettable culinary journey hidden behind a vibrant restaurant setting. Available to accommodate groups of 10 to 30, eat your way through our menu as best suits the occasion and let our Chef’s guide you through a tasting menu comprised of our favourite dishes. 

Aurora

Aurora is bringing fresh flavours, local produce and sustainability to the table to create memorable dining experiences complete with award-winning food and service. The moody interior with projection lighting and an open kitchen creates a vibrant restaurant atmosphere. Eat your way through our menu as best suits the occasion, Aurora can be booked privately by your business, comfortably accommodating up to 100 people, or for more intimate affairs, our private dining space is ideal. 

The Lab

Unleash your imagination at The Lab, a multi-functional immersive venue with 50 square metres of surrounding LED screens. With a versatile and adaptable design, let The Lab be the background for your next event. Ideal for corporate launches, networking events, milestone celebrations, after parties, immersive dining experiences and more, our immersive technology creates dynamic and captivating environments and makes your experience truly unforgettableThe Lab can accommodate seated dining for 80 guests and cocktail style events for up to 180. As a fully licensed venue, we’re able to host you and your guests until 2am so you can keep the celebrations going late into the night. 

The Lab Garden

Picture this, freshly shucked Oysters and Sparkling on arrival surrounded by lush greenery with vibes flowing straight from a built-in DJ booth under the stars. Leading the way to The Lab, The Lab Garden sets the scene for outdoor welcome drinks and after-party vibes in a relaxed, vibrant atmosphere. The perfect space for a pop-up paella station or food-truck style fiestas, The Lab Garden can be privately booked on its own with a capacity of 160 or in conjunction with The Lab for bigger events. 

Having our wedding at The Light Room was an amazing experience. While walking through the Bar, Gallery and Studio spaces, we knew it was the perfect place, envisioning the surprise and awe our guests would experience, especially in the immersive studio room.  

Our Co-Ordinator, Lee-Ann, went above and beyond to ensure our day was organised and stress-free, allowing us to fully enjoy every moment of our night. The technology, catering and every little detail was perfect. Our guests praised the venue's uniqueness and highlighted their surprise of the first dance with the immersive screens.  

Choosing The Light Room was the best decision we made for our special day.

Maria and Alex's Wedding

Maria and Alex’s Wedding
Maria and Alex