Distinctively Different: 9 Unique Wedding Venues in Atlanta

In a city as richly diverse as Atlanta, you’ll find a wealth of out-of-the-ordinary settings. Gravitating towards lush gardens or something more rustic? How about a hip downtown locale with a dazzling skyline, or an opportunity to incorporate Atlanta’s arts and culture? If you’re looking for a unique venue for your celebration, Atlanta’s got you covered.


Location: 275 Baker Street, Atlanta GA

Style: Contemporary comfort

Fab Feature: Ventana’s location on the 14th and 15th floors of the Hilton Garden Inn comes with a helipad, so you can wow your guests with a dramatic entrance or departure!

Event Space Highlights: An exclusive rooftop deck with fire pits and lounge seating is ideal for cocktails against a skyline backdrop, while the indoor space features downtown Atlanta views framed by two-story windows.

Notable Service: Their executive chefs will work with you to customize your menu.

Catering: Select from list

Price:  $ • $$

Ceremony Overlooking Atlanta Skyline at Ventanas

Fernbank Museum of Natural History

Location: 767 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta GA

Style: Grand space with a touch of wonder

Fab Feature: With a dazzling display of night sky constellations, the Star Gallery provides a romantic setting for dancing under the stars—even if it’s raining.

Event Space Highlights: The Great Hall and adjacent Terrace offer vistas of Fernbank Forest’s natural woodlands. Plus, you can’t beat the drama of a glass ceiling soaring 86 feet above the world’s largest dinosaurs.

Notable Amenity: The museum can arrange VIP tours to give your guests a little one-on-one time with T-Rex and other fantastic exhibits.

Catering: Select from list

Price:  $ • $$

Wedding Reception Under Glass Dome Ceiling at Fernbank Museum of Natural History

Flourish by Legendary Events

Location: 3143 Maple Drive, Atlanta GA

Style: Swanky sophistication

Fab Feature: Uniformed valets greet your guests beneath an impressive porte-cochère that’s fit for a red carpet entrance.

Event Space Highlights: From the stylish Foyer, which features black and white checkerboard flooring and a grand piano…to the regal-sized Ballroom, aglow with chandeliers and sconces dripping crystals, there’s an aura of old Hollywood glamour here.

Notable Services: Their dedicated team, who have decades of experience in theatrical and event production, definitely bring a distinctive “flourish” to each wedding.

Catering: Provided in-house

Price:  $$$

Black and White Checkerboard Entry Hall at Flourish by Legendary Events

The Woodruff Arts Center

Location: 1280 Peachtree Street NE, Atlanta GA

Style: Modern, awe-inspiring

Fab Feature: You can arrange for your guests to get a private tour of the museum’s awesome collections of American, European, African, Decorative and Modern Arts.

Event Space Highlights: The signature Richard Meier-designed, four-story, Robinson Atrium and the Renzo Piano glass-enclosed Taylor Lobby both afford stunning views of the central Piazza.

Notable Service: Woodruff Catering’s event cuisine incorporates fresh, local ingredients to create its seasonal, farm-to-fork menus.

Catering: Provided in-house

Price:  $ • $$ • $$$

Bride and Groom Admire Art Gallery at The Woodruff Arts Center

The Georgian Club

Location: 100 Galleria Parkway Suite 1700, Atlanta GA

Style: Relaxed urban oasis

Fab Feature: From its lofty location on the 17th floor of Galleria Tower 100, you’re treated to a fantastic panorama of the Atlanta skyline.

Event Space Highlights: The Galleria Gardens are an impressive spot for an outdoor ceremony, thanks to a 20-foot cascading waterfall and bell tower. Inside the club, the warm, classic décor is enhanced by floor-to-ceiling windows that provide beautiful daytime views of Atlanta, Buckhead, and Stone Mountain.

Wedding Package Perks: All packages include a Wedding Coordinator’s services to help you plan your event, as well as a bridal suite with complimentary hors d’oeuvres and champagne for you and your new spouse to enjoy in private before the reception. They’ll also customize your menu and signature cocktails.

Catering: Provided in-house

Price:  $$ • $$$

Outdoor Ceremony in Galleria Gardens at The Gerogian Club

Atlanta History Center

Location: 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta GA

Style: Historic, rustic beauty

Fab Feature: The six gardens on the property represent Georgia’s distinctive flora, and each one tells the story of a particular group of people who once lived on this land.

Event Space Highlights: Your outdoor ceremony or al fresco cocktail hour may take place in the Swan House Gardens in front of the beautiful 1928 mansion or at the more casual Smith Family Farm. For an elegant reception, their sought-after Grand Overlook Ballroom has a barrel-vaulted ceiling, cherrywood floors, and a wall of windows looking out to the Quarry Gardens.

Notable Amenity: Events include access to the museum, where you can also host your reception and rehearsal dinner among the award-winning exhibits.

Catering: Select from list

Price:  $$ • $$$

Outdoor Ceremony with Mansion Backdrop at Atlanta History Center

Chattahoochee Nature Center

Location: 9135 Willeo Road, Roswell GA

Style: Serene nature preserve at water’s edge

Fab Feature: Its 127 acres along the banks of the Chattahoochee River include woodland trails, a river boardwalk, native flora, fauna—even a butterfly garden.

Event Space Highlights: Start with a ceremony in a blooming meadow or beneath the hush of a 100-year-old pine tree. Then continue to bask in the lovely surroundings with cocktails on the Great Lawn and a reception at the Lakeside Pavilion with terrific views of the river.

Wedding Package Perk: You can arrange for a two-hour rehearsal on site the day before the wedding.

Catering: Select from list

Price:  $ • $$ • $$$

Wedding Reception With Wooded/Forest Views at Chattahoochee Nature Center

The Brickyard

Location: 129 Church Street, Marietta GA

Style: Hip industrial

Fab Feature: Situated just north of Marietta’s historic district, this repurposed 1920 venue maintains much of its original detailing while offering the only open floor space in downtown.

Event Space Highlights: The large Main Room boasts exposed brick walls and a high, wooden barrel ceiling. Outdoors, there’s a spacious courtyard for al fresco ceremonies, receptions…and great photos.

Wedding Package Perks: They have an Event Coordinator who can help you find everything you need, plus a wide selection of tables, chairs, linens and tents available for rental.

Catering: Select from list or bring your own

Price:  $ • $$

Bride and Groom in front of Vintage Car at The Brickyard

Mason Fine Art and Events

Location: 415 Plasters Avenue, Atlanta GA

Style: Chic downtown gallery

Interesting Tidbit: Atlanta’s largest contemporary-art mecca has expanded and moved to a new locale between downtown and Buckhead, making this cultural magnet even more convenient to reach.

Event Space Highlights: The expansive Main Gallery provides the perfect blank canvas with a stage, dance floor and seating for up to 450. The award-winning contemporary art exhibits, flexible space, and opportunity to add your own decorative touches will speak to the inner artist in you.

Notable Services: The gallery has put together a list of truly creative event professionals that can help you design and bring to life your unique vision.

Catering: Select from list or bring your own

Price:  $ • $$

Ceremony in Art Gallery At Mason Fine Arts and Events

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