Wedding Venues, Event Centers, Reception Halls near/in Lafayette Louisiana
We will continue to add more to our list as we do our research for you. Adrienne “The Wedding Whisperer”
FEATURED WEDDING VENUE LISTINGS NEAR LAFAYETTE, LOUISIANA
Maison De Tours
This beautiful venue is located in St. Martinville, Louisiana with an indoor and outdoor area for weddings and receptions. They also have tents available and a covered pavilion for inclement weather. On the day of your wedding you and your bridal party have access to the beautiful upstairs area with no limit to your dressing time on the day of the wedding. Their capacity is 400. Special pricing on Sundays for very small, intimate weddings or bridal and baby showers.
Included in the fee are tables, chairs, table runners, lanterns and chair bows on all the inside tables. They also supply fresh greenery and candles on all the fire places, skirting and toppers on the food, cake and gift tables, cake stands, cake knives, toasting glasses and a champagne bucket. They provide tablecloths, ash trays, and tea lights on all outside tables. There is a fountain in their food courtyard and a beautiful large fountain with special-effect lighting in their wedding courtyard. Background music is provided throughout the building and courtyards while your DJ plays in the main room. You may bring in your own Decorator, DJ and Cake vendors. They have a bar available so you may not bring in your own beverages. They only book one event per day. They are a great venue for Birthday parties, baby and bridal showers, graduation dinners, Christmas events, business events, etc. If you would like more information please click on the link below.
UL Lafayette is located near downtown Lafayette, Louisiana and has several options for event space rentals. Offering both indoor and outdoor venues, these spaces can accommodate anywhere from 10-600 guests. Whether you are looking for a spot for an intimate wedding, large wedding, outdoor reception or even an outdoor wedding with an indoor reception, UL Lafayette can help. They also offer space for your business meetings, baby or bridal showers or any type function. Tables and chairs are included in the rental fee. Your own professional vendors such a catering, (license caterer only, not your own homemade food), DJ, decorator, etc. is allowed as well. Onsite catering is also offered. Alcohol is allowed through a professional caterer. If you would like more information please click on the link below.
L’Eglise is located in Abbeville, Louisiana and is a restored church with European ambience providing a quiet, rural location for parties, weddings, receptions, family reunions or any special event. This venue encompasses nearly 5000 square feet, and can accommodate events for up to 500 people. An additional 6000 square feet of courtyard is also included with every rental providing a beautiful garden setting to enhance your function. Tables, chairs and linens are included with their fee. They also allow you to bring in your own licensed caterer as well as your own vendors. If you would like more information please click on the link below.
The picturesque setting of Woodlawn Chapel is located near Abbeville, Louisiana and provides the perfect amount of rustic elegance for your big day. From engagement celebrations, bridal showers, to the ceremony itself, Woodlawn Chapel can provide all that you desire, with a capacity of 150 to 160 guests comfortably. All of your wedding events are sure to exceed your expectations! This is also a beautiful spot for reunions, memorial services, luncheons or conferences, crawfish boils, company parties/picnics, religious events, birthday parties, graduation and anniversaries, etc. If you would like more information please click on the link below.
Louisiana Cajun Mansion
Louisiana Cajun Mansion offers Exceptional All-Inclusive Wedding services for Intimate Weddings/Receptions. The fully decorated venue can comfortably accommodate up to 120 guests. Their goal is to maximize your enjoyment & minimize your stress on your special day! The weddings & receptions are totally choreograph ….Plus you have a complimentary Event Planner to help you every step of the way! Options are available for every price point to fit all budgets. They offer “Indoor” & “Outdoor” weddings and receptions. For the Bride who doesn’t have time to plan a wedding, they have the perfect packages to choose from! For Brides who want to plan their own, you can just rent the venue. They host unique over-the-top wedding ceremonies. Their impeccably appointed great room features a lofty 20- foot ceiling and columned archway for your indoor wedding ceremony. Or if you prefer the outdoor setting, their gorgeous picturesque Tressis is beautifully decorated in a garden setting.
Choreographed Event – Complimentary Wedding Planner – Full Catering Services – Bakery Services – Floral Services – JOP/Minister – Overnight Bridal Suite plus 1 additional Bedroom Suite is available for Dressing.
If you would like more information please click on the link below.
Feed N Seed
Modern convenience meets rustic charm in this Acadiana landmark. Lafayette’s iconic feed store has been modernized and outfitted to become the perfect venue for your intimate Cajun wedding, birthday party, graduation party, corporate event, holiday party or whatever you feel like celebrating with your closest friends! We are now licensed as an Events Hall, so that means all ages are welcome!
Catering is offered through preferred caterers or you may bring in your favorite. And, if you’re up to the task, you may even self-cater. Please note we do not have a kitchen on-site, so all food must be brought in ready to go. All beverages must be purchased through us, but we have options for every budget. Cash bar service is available with a minimum purchase of the non-alcoholic package. If you’re looking to tie the knot at Feed N Seed, we offer complimentary Day of Coordination. Packages also include, tables, chairs, linens and much more.
If you’re looking to upgrade your package, we can help you design the perfect look through our parent company, Event Rental. If you would like more information please click on the link below.
The Victorian Plantation
Located in Broussard and listed on the National Historic Register, The Victorian Plantation was built in 1911 and is to date the largest Victorian house in Acadiana. Though the property is not an actual plantation, the variety of unique areas add a sense of scale and depth reminiscent of one. Renovated in 2012, the property now functions as an events venue that accommodate an intimate 25 to nearly 800. Guests can gather in the main house, flow out onto the deck and beautifully landscaped gardens or in our large structured tent on the property, which is complete with white drape and chandeliers.
Complete packages include ceremony, reception, tables, chairs, linens, bridal suite, day-of-coordinator and more! We have packages for every budget and offer discounts for booking multiple events such as bridal teas, luncheons, showers, rehearsal dinners and overnight accommodations. They are extremely proud to offer a generous 25% discount to all military who choose to say “I Do’ with them. They also own T’Frere’s Bed & Breakfast, where your guests can stay for 30% off nightly rates, or you can rent the whole house if it’s available. If you would like more information please click on the link below.
The Ladybug Lodge
The Ladybug lodge is located off of Ridge Road and does both weddings and receptions as well as any type function; Birthday parties, baby and bridal showers, chaperoned teenage parties, graduation dinners, Christmas events, business events, etc. They have an outdoor area with a gazebo for outdoor weddings. There is a dressing suite for the bride. Capacity is 350. There is no cost for tables and chairs and they also have linen to rent. She already has many decorations but you may also bring in your own decorator to add to what she has. You may bring in your own caterer, DJ, cake and your beverages. They only book one event per day. If you would like more information please click on the link below.
This venue is located in the Freetown neighborhood near downtown Lafayette, Louisiana. This is a one-of-a-kind venue that can cater to your needs. Sitting on 2 acres of land, this 75 year old warehouse has been renovated into a unique space to host a plethora of special events. Warehouse 535 and its experienced staff will provide a comfortable and creative environment that can accommodate the clients’ specific needs. This venue is perfect for anything from weddings to fundraisers, live performances to business socials. Their location also offers ample parking space, an inconvenience you and your guests wouldn’t have to worry about. The rustic yet elegant decor provides a welcoming and unique South Louisiana venue to welcome all of your guests. Nestled in Warehouse 535, is its cozy fully stocked bar, the Rhum Room, available to create any special libations to top off the night. They do have an event planner who is available to assist clients with space design, decor, beverage services, sound engineering, stage, lighting, musicians, and DJs along with any other specific requests. They do allow you to bring in your own cater, decorator, dj, photographer, etc. There is also a Bridal Dressing room located on the premises. If you would like more information please click on the link below.
This beautiful venue located in Broussard, Louisiana will set the scene for your celebration. They have not only a beautiful indoor area but also a courtyard for your outdoor wedding. Their atmosphere, exquisite menus and personal stall will take care of all of your needs making your event less stressful. They also will give you the option to bring in your own Dj, decorator, cake and caterer (the caterer must be approved). The Madison does wedding events, including showers, ceremonies, receptions, rehearsals, brunches, engagements and cocktail parties. They provide not only an indoor facility but also a large courtyard for your outdoor wedding or event. There is a bridal dressing suite and the tables and chairs are included. If you would like more information please click on the link below.
Xclusive Events, LLC
This beautiful venue is located in Sunset, Louisiana, just 7 miles from Lafayette and offers 2 Ballrooms at their Event Center. Ballroom A holds seated at 550 with a capacity of 1050 or less and Ballroom B holds seated at 125 with a capacity of 198. Ballroom A is great for weddings, receptions, repass, class reunions, family reunions, graduations etc. Ballroom B is great for baby showers, parties, bridal showers, ceremonies etc. They also offer offsite decor, catering and bar services . If you would like more information please click on the link below.
The Manor is located on highway 182 between Lafayette and New Iberia. It is a Mediterranean style mansion which has a capacity of 300 guests as well as a wraparound Veranda. They provide their own catering and allow you to bring your own DJ, cake, photographer, etc. They provide the liquor and the catering and specialize in on site weddings either indoors or outdoors. Though you can bring your decorator, the Manor is completely decorated. They have beautiful centerpieces, tablecloths and chair covers, toasting glasses, cake knives and silver or gold plateaus for your cake at no extra charge. They will provide you with an attendant who will see to your needs during the reception that includes serving the bride and groom, loading gifts and any extra food and cake into your vehicle and getting the Bride and Groom drinks during the night. They also have a beautifully appointed bridal dressing room for the bride and her bridesmaids to use for up to 6 hours before the wedding complete with chocolate covered strawberries and cookies. They will call your vendors the week of your wedding to make sure everyone’s on the same page, has directions and know what they need. If you would like more information please click on the link below.
NEW LOUISIANA VENUE LISTINGS
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The Hall is located on East Gloria Switch Road in Lafayette. It is now under new ownership. New renovations are being done. They do include tables and chairs in the rental fee. This is one of the few venues that do allow you to bring in your own food and drinks. You may also decorate yourself. If you would like more information please click on the link below.
Magdalen Place Event Venue is located in the Heart of Abbeville, LA, just minutes away from anywhere in Acadiana. The building is the result of a massive restoration effort and was completed in 1994. The venue sits nearly parallel to St Mary Magdalen Church. Magdalen Place holds a maximum capacity of 600 people, and a minimum capacity of 100. There are three areas available for booking, depending on the size of your event: the parlor, the ballroom, and the courtyard. Magdalen Place is available for events of any kind—spanning from graduations, to concerts, to corporate events, though it most often serves as a prime destination for weddings and receptions. The facility is owned and operated by an experienced wedding planner, and hosts one event per day. Brides have access to an elegant bridal room and ample preparation time. Magdalen Place provides catering services, complimentary tables and chairs, and is equipped with a full bar. Brides and grooms are welcome to bring their own décor, cakes, DJs, and more. If you would like more information please click on the link below.
The Crossing at Mervine Kahn
The Crossing at Mervine Kahn is a beautifully restored building located in Rayne, Louisiana. With over 13,700 square feet, it is anxiously awaiting to host your special event. It’s atmosphere is warm, magical, and is known to be capturing and mesmerizing. Making memories for over 125 years, The Crossing at Mervine Kahn offer spaces for large and small wedding ceremonies and receptions, bridal showers, corporate events and small parties! They offer the most delectable catering and also have a full service bar! There is also a bridal suite for the bride and her wedding party. If you would like more information please click on the link below.
The Wyndham Garden of Lafayette
The Wyndham Garden of Lafayette is a full service hotel located on 1801 Pinhook Road in Lafayette. Their Hotel can accommodate Wedding Ceremonies, Wedding Receptions, Bridal Showers, Baby Showers, Graduation Celebrations and Birthday Parties as well as corporate events. The hotel has 14,000 square feet of banquet space and a on site wedding coordinator to assist with any social occasion that you may have. Bayou Bistro is a full service on site restaurant with bar that can be rented out for private parties. They do have catering and can customize to your budget and taste as well as offer off site catering. They do not allow you to bring in your own beverages or food. If you would like more information please click on the link below.
Small Weddings at The Cottage – provided by Reverend Dan
An intimate, private ceremony at his Cottage located in Lafayette, Louisiana. Reverand Dan provides three options for the couple with 12 guests. The Cottage décor is cozy ‘New Orleans Style’ so additional decoration is not needed. If you would like more information please click on the link below.