Black-Owned Wedding Venues You Need To Know About

If you're looking to support black-owned wedding businesses, why not start with your venue? We're putting a spotlight on—and celebrating—the beautiful, black-owned wedding venues below. Hosting your wedding at one of these venues is one simple way to make a positive impact on African American businesses, and to stand in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement.

Please note that this is a dynamic list that we'll continue to update and add to over time!

Woodrow Hall

Birmingham, AL

Fab Features: beautifully restored 1914 banquet hall • the interior boasts a gleaming century-old hardwood floor, exposed brick walls, and a high ceiling inset with huge wooden beams • event enhancements include a selfie photo station, a coat check, linens, dinnerware, a champagne greeting, and more!

Catering: In-house, BYO
Price: $ • $$

Innisbrook Resort

Palm Harbor, Florida

Fab Features: shaded ceremonies beneath a willow tree overlooking the landscaped grounds • customized packages with great add-ons like full bride pampering at Salamander Spa • accommodations range from hotel rooms to house-sized vacation rentals and all come with access to the resort's amazing amenities

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$

Caswell Farm and Wedding Barn

Gray, ME

Fab Features: 300-year old farmhouse and historic barn • exchange vows beneath a hand-made arbor surrounded by lush gardens • exclusive catering provided by Barn & Table and complete bar service through The Bar Association

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$ • $$$

The Maison Dupuy

New Orleans, LA

Fab Features: charming boutique hotel in the heart of the French Quarter • this historic hotel's intricate brickwork forms the dramatic backdrop for al fresco ceremonies • celebrate in the spacious courtyard, beneath the stars or an airy tent

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$

Garden Theater

Detroit, MI

Fab Features: exquisite Midtown Detroit gem, formerly one of the city's original 62 theaters • tie the knot on the historic stage against a backdrop of exposed brick, then toast with cocktails in the foyer • cool amenities include a full-service bar, top-tier lighting equipment, and a VIP balcony with fantastic architectural elements

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $$

The Cloth Mill at Eno River

Hillsborough, NC

Fab Features: industrial-chic warehouse • the interior impresses with exposed brick, cathedral windows, and original wood beams • al fresco celebrations in the outdoor courtyard beneath stringed market lights

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$

Venue H

Ennis, TX

Fab Features: beautifully restored Livery Marketplace • white painted brick walls and large windows flood the loft-like space with natural light • the versatile event space is perfect for intimate celebrations

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$

Pavilion on the Terrace

Staten Island, NY

Fab Features: magnificent 1835 Greek Revival structure on Staten Island's North Shore • the banquet hall is spectacular, with gilded detailing, rich blue ceilings draped with sparkling chandeliers, and opulent drapery • snap photos in the manicured gardens, which overlook the blue waters of the picturesque harbor

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$

Black-Owned Wedding Businesses You Need To Check Out

Here Comes The Guide is mainly venue-focused, but we do have an exclusive selection of Certified By The Guide vendors in certain states. The wedding vendors listed in this article aren't just top-notch event professionals; they’re also black-owned businesses! And the talent in this group is unreal. Check them out!

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