The Buford Community Center, Town Park & Theatre is a state of the art facility featuring
several versatile and distinct venues. Designed by BRPH architectural and engineering firm, the BCC
features over 5,700 square feet of banquet and meeting space, a 274 seat stage theatre, an outdoor
amphitheater for concerts and events, a plaza featuring an interactive fountain, and will be the new
home of the Buford Museum.
The BCC meeting and banquet space has the ability and functionality of hosting meetings, training
sessions, receptions, dinners, weddings, and so much more. For business meetings and conferences
we feature space that can accommodate four people in a boardroom setting up to 275 in a classroom
setting. We can also meet all of your audio- visual needs for presentations and training. For social
functions, our space will accommodate intimate gatherings for a small group as well as receptions
and banquets for over 300. Our exclusive catering company, Proof of the Pudding, will create a
culinary masterpiece for any occasion. Our sales and event manager, along with our staff, will provide
outstanding hospitality and exquisite service to ensure that your next event exceeds your expectations.
Seating 274, including balcony and VIP boxes, the Sylvia Beard Theatre is a gorgeous venue worthy
of the finest live arts performances. Featuring advanced lighting and sound, the Sylvia Beard Theatre
is the perfect setting for theatrical performances, orchestral presentations, ballet, comedy shows, or
movie screenings. The BCC staff can assist with all of your ticketing/box office needs, concessions,
and ushers to ensure a fabulous experience for guests attending your next presentation, production,
Seating up to 1,800, the BCC outdoor amphitheater features terraced lawn seating providing a quaint
venue for concerts, shows, festivals, and performances. The BCC staff can provide assistance with
production including ticketing, staging, lights, sound, visual equipment, etc. Our staff can also provide
assistance with arranging event support staff for parking, security, and ushering. Make your next event
an event to remember at the BCC outdoor amphitheater.
The BCC Town Park features benches, picnic tables, and swings in which you can relax, work, read,
or simply enjoy the beautiful Buford weather. When it gets a little too warm, take a stroll and a splash
through our interactive plaza fountain.
Todd is a 15 year veteran of the hotel industry and native of Hartwell, GA. Graduating from Georgia
Southern University with a degree in hotel and restaurant management, Todd began his career with the
305 room full-service Emory Conference Center Hotel in Atlanta where he successfully led various
departments within the rooms division ultimately leading to his role as an executive committee member
of the hotel. Moving to Albany, GA, Todd took on the role of opening GM for the Hilton Garden Inn
Albany and Albany Conference Center, a 122 room hotel with 16,000 square feet of meeting and banquet
space. Moving back to the Atlanta area, Todd joined Hyatt Place with the successful conversion and
launch of the Hyatt Place Johns Creek before transitioning back to Hilton and taking over as area GM
for three hotels including the Hilton Garden Inn Alpharetta. Todd has served on the board of directors
for the Albany Convention & Visitors Bureau as well as the Alpharetta Convention & Visitors Bureau.
Sales & Event Manager
Born and raised in Buford, Amy’s career in the wedding and event industry goes back 8 years.
Most recently employed with Your Event Solution, Amy is very excited to be a part of the dedicated
team here at the new Buford Community Center. She is pleased to represent the excellence and
distinction of the City of Buford. Amy’s proven sales skills and careful attention to detail truly add
splendor and success to each event. Her strong interpersonal skills, attentiveness and enthusiasm
help every client to feel valued and appreciated. After graduating from Buford High School, Amy
studied in Dahlonega at North Georgia College & State University to earn her Bachelor’s in Business
Administration with a focus on Marketing. At the age of twenty, Amy founded her own Christian-
based organization and scholarship program that is geared toward young women throughout the
state of Georgia, the “Miss Right to Life of Georgia Program”, and continues to serve as director.
She has previously worked in all aspects of events from weddings, corporate functions, casinos,
bar/bat mitzvahs, team building, and more! She is well versed in local history and exhibits true
“Events are unlike any kind of product you can sell. Events are an
experience, a treasured memory, a moment in time that will never be replayed.
It is a joy to use my expertise to ensure the success of all the events I
oversee and to organize an event my clients will delight in for a lifetime.” – Amy Brown
2200 Buford Highway, Buford, GA 30518