The Top 9 Venues for your Louisiana Weekend Wedding

From its sprawling prairies to its soulful cities and coastal marshes, Louisiana makes a gorgeous destination for your weekend wedding. We’ve gathered some of our favorite venues this vibrant state has to offer that have all the style, amenities, and soul needed to make your extended event truly unforgettable. Whether you’re envisioning an elegant affair in a historic Queen-Anne mansion, a good ol’ bayou bash at a secluded country retreat, or an intimate affair at a charming boutique hotel in the heart of Bourbon Street, you’ll be sure to find “the one” here!



NORTH LOUISIANA



The White Magnolia

Kentwood, LA

Venue Superpowers:

Family-Owned

Vintage Charm

Modern Barn

More Fab Features: elegant country venue situated on a well-manicured, 110-acre working Quarter Horse and commercial cattle farm • exchange vows in the sweet chapel, under open-air arches, or overlooking the pond followed by receptions in the stunning white barn • on-site accommodations in the luxe suites at Magnolia Manor or the 10 cozy guest cottages

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



Canal Street Inn

New Orleans, LA

Venue Superpowers:

Elopements

100-year-old Gardens

Luxury Suites

More Fab Features: historic landmark Inn with beautiful 100-year-old garden shaded by tall trees • flexible event packages ranging from elopements to weekend weddings can be customized to fit your vision • 11 distinct luxury suites feature the original 1912 architecture paired with contemporary design elements

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$
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The Maison Dupuy

New Orleans, LA

Venue Superpowers:

Historic Charm

French Quarter Location

Courtyard Celebrations

More Fab Features: a charming boutique hotel in the heart of the French Quarter • this historic hotel's intricate brickwork forms the dramatic backdrop for al fresco ceremonies • intimate celebrations in the private Carriage Courtyard or grand celebrations in the main spacious courtyard beneath the stars or an airy tent

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans

New Orleans, LA

Venue Superpowers:

Modern Luxury

Al Fresco Affairs

Gorgeous Ballroom

More Fab Features: beautifully preserved 1908 Beaux Arts hotel on Canal Street • whimsical ceremonies in the open-air Courtyard, with a wrought-iron gazebo, elegant fountain, and lush greenery • rooftop receptions or opt for the Grand Ballroom, a glittering venue decked in French silk draperies with luxurious paneling and stunning vistas

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$
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Terrell House Bed & Breakfast

New Orleans, LA

Venue Superpowers:

Serene Vibes

Historic Architecture

Small Celebrations

More Fab Features: a grand three-story Italianate stucco-over-brick mansion • picturesque ceremonies in the sprawling brick courtyard • the indoor double parlor provides a luxurious and romantic indoor component to your wedding reception

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$
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JW Marriott New Orleans

New Orleans, LA

Fab Features: sophisticated hotel steps away from the French Quarter • the Ile de France Ballroom boasts floor-to-ceiling windows that open to a balcony overlooking legendary Canal Street and offer after-dark views of the city's dazzling lights • fabulous amenities include complimentary use of one of the hotel's bi-level suites for your wedding preparations

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

New Orleans, LA

Venue Superpowers:

Micro Weddings

Gorgeous Gardens

Historic Charm

More Fab Features: historic Queen-Anne style boutique inn in the heart of the Garden District • enchanting events under the oak trees and jasmine-covered pergola in the quaint courtyard • custom event packages that specialize in intimate and micro weddings

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

New Orleans, Louisiana

Venue Superpowers:

Romantic Setting

Carousel Bar

Eclectic Event Spaces

More Fab Features: family-owned and operated French Quarter treasure • variety of event spaces from the elegant Queen Anne Ballroom to the chic rooftop Riverview Room or the relaxed Sky Terrace • personalized service, a customized menu, decorative ice sculptures, luxury guest accommodations, and a complimentary honeymoon suite

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



Stella Events and Adventures

Braithwaite, Louisiana

Venue Superpowers:

Serene Setting

Affordable Luxury

Exclusive Use

More Fab Features: picturesque country venue set on 1500 lush acres • ceremonies beneath towering oaks or on the historic home's split staircase • romantic receptions in a contemporary barn or the open-air brick pavilion illuminated by stringed market lights

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