Georgia, a state known for its history, culture, and traditional Southern style, has some of the most beautiful, unique, and affordable venues in the United States.
Whether you and your partner are searching for an outdoor venue with a romantic atmosphere, a space with a modern and trendy flare, or an elegant and traditional ceremony location, Georgia has it all!
On average, the typical wedding in this beautiful state will cost a couple around $22,589, including food, venue, and bar. Weddings in bigger cities, such as Atlanta, average slightly more, coming in at around $23,593.
The list below provides 11 beautiful, diverse, and affordable wedding venues in Georgia for couples searching for their dream location at a reasonable price.
The Wimbish House
An elegant, Victorian-era venue located in Midtown Atlanta, The Wimbish House was designed by renowned Atlanta architect W. T. Downing for Atlanta attorney William A. Wimbish.
Now owned by the Atlanta Woman’s Club, the Wimbish House has been restored and designated a national, state, and city landmark.
The beautiful history of this home highlights the magnificence within. Created with a sophistication befitting the period it was commissioned, this beautiful Victorian-era stone home has an impressive entryway, gorgeous detailing throughout, and a charming ballroom perfect for the wedding and/or reception.
Notably, the funds collected from operating The Wimbish House are used to support charitable endeavors, perfect for those who are interested in giving back on their special day.
Price Range: $3,950-$5,150.
Capacity: 250 guests.
Pristine Chapel Lakeside
Couples who desire a stress-free wedding handled by a close-knit and dedicated team should consider Pristine Chapel Lakeside for their special day.
Located 25 minutes from downtown Atlanta, this family-owned business prides itself on creating a relaxing and comforting environment for each couple.
Set on 30 beautiful acres of land, couples can choose from an outdoor garden gazebo, fireplace pavilion, or traditional chapel for their ceremony.
Pristine Chapel offers an all-inclusive wedding package with competitive rates, and couples can elect to use the in-house wedding planners, florists, and total event planning services.
This venue also offers interest-free payment plans to help alleviate the stress of paying for a wedding upfront.
Price Range: $6,000-$22,800 for the all-inclusive packages.
Capacity: 300 guests
Monday Night Brewing
Monday Night Brewing is an LBGTQ+ friendly location, with a modern yet rustic aesthetic. It’s the perfect venue for the budget-conscious couple seeking an inclusive atmosphere.
This Atlanta-based brewery also emphasizes sustainability. Local vendors are used when possible, aluminum can waste is donated to the Recycle for Good Program, and spent grain used in the brewing process is given to local farms to use as animal feed.
With two locations, both in Atlanta, this venue offers an array of locations on each of its properties to choose from in planning both your ceremony and reception.
Each room at the Garage location has a charm of its own. The indoor aptly named Chandelier Room offers beautiful exposed beams, 5,000+ square feet, and charming chandeliers throughout the space.
The outdoor courtyard is adjacent to the brewery and is ideal for a reception. The beautiful greenery, hanging lights, and fire pits add a romantic element to this space.
The West Midtown location is similar to the Garage location but offers a rooftop space for smaller weddings.
Couples can also opt to rent out either entire venue, which includes exclusive use of all of the rooms and amenities.
Monday Night Brewing allows for weddings any day of the week, with their prices reflecting the day selected. Rental fees will also vary depending upon the space reserved and the guest count.
Price Range: $1,750/event and up.
Capacity: Up to 300 guests.
Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center
The Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center is the ideal venue for environmentally conscious couples who desire breathtaking woodland views.
This gorgeous venue provides beautifully decorated indoor and outdoor spaces. Walls of windows flood the indoor space with natural light, while exposed beams give a rustic vibe.
Couples are invited to incorporate their style into the space, with professional staff available to help make your dreams come true.
This venue houses large weddings of up to 375 guests or small and intimate settings for 30 or fewer.
Price Range: Starting at $900.
Capacity: Up to 375 guests.
Vecoma at the Yellow River
Located in the City of Snellville, about 20 miles east of Atlanta, Vecoma provides a tranquil retreat with breathtaking views of the Yellow River and surrounding forest. This charming venue is ideal for couples that want to escape the hustle and bustle of the city while remaining within driving distance of Atlanta.
The 6-sided stone and wooden cabin is both private and picturesque, creating the perfect backdrop for couples searching for a romantic wedding day, and the magnificent foliage and exquisite view make this venue perfect for every season
Vecoma offers wedding rates for traditional wedding ceremonies and elopements. They also offer special deals crafted for couples that want to stay within a certain budget.
The Vecoma value packages are offered for Friday night, Saturday afternoon, and Sunday weddings and the price includes rental, food and beverage, table linens, tax, and service charges for 75 guests.
For weddings held on Monday through Thursday, Vecoma offers a discounted rate for the wedding and ceremony.
Finally, complementary additions are offered for couples that invite a higher guest count. This includes a price reduction on food and beverages, a bartender, and an additional half-hour of reception time.
Price Range: Starting at $7,700/event.
Capacity: Up to 320 guests.
Located on the 14th and 15th floors of the Park Pavilion building in Atlanta’s Centennial Park District, Ventanas offers breathtaking views of the city.
This venue is ideal for couples aiming for a night wedding, as the lights of the city shine bright against the evening sky. With floor-to-ceiling windows located throughout the space and an outdoor option for couples, this venue certainly maximizes its incredible location.
Ventanas also provide a unique way for the bride and groom to arrive in style, as a helipad can be used by couples who wish to fly into their big day!
This metropolitan venue is also ideal for couples who want their menu to be the highlight of the evening with classically French-trained corporate chef Chris Blobaum leading Ventanas’ team of executive chefs.
The culinary team works closely with each couple to craft a menu that goes above and beyond expectations. The price of food and drink packages will vary depending upon the items selected.
Price Range: $1,500-$5,500, not including food and drinks.
Capacity: Up to 240 guests.
Atlanta History Center
With a gorgeous and historical backdrop, the Atlanta History Center is ideal for couples searching for a vintage and romantic atmosphere.
Set on 33 acres of land, the Atlanta History Center houses beautiful gardens, a grand ballroom, and a museum with numerous award-winning exhibitions.
Couples can hold their ceremony in front of the breathtaking Swan House mansion, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, or within the Atlanta History Museum, alongside exhibitions exploring Southern history and culture.
There are other halls and ballrooms on the premises that make for equally unique and beautiful experiences.
Couples can also elect to host their event at the Midtown location, which is listed on the National Register for Historic Sites and is home to the apartment where Margaret Mitchell wrote Gone With the Wind!
Couples with a passion for history or desire to surround themselves with all of the serenity and beauty that Atlanta has to offer will fall in love with the Atlanta History Center.
Price Range: $6,500 to $10,500.
Capacity: Up to 500 seated guests, 700 standing.
Roswell Historic Hall
The romantic atmosphere of the Roswell Historic Hall is enticing for couples who desire an elegant and rustic, yet modern venue, at a reasonable price.
Located in Roswell, Georgia, the Roswell Historic Hall is approximately 30 minutes away from Atlanta.
With exposed brick, soft lighting, and a warm elegance, Roswell Historic Hall will be sure to deliver a night to remember.
Roswell Historic Hall offers multiple special services:
Couples have the option to work with an event planner to ensure their wedding is exactly what they envisioned, and onsite catering is available for couples that don’t want to deal with the hassle of coordinating with multiple vendors.
Couples are also allowed to bring in outside vendors if they so desire.
Price Range: Starting at $4,927 for 50 guests.
Capacity: Up to 340 guests.
Roswell River Landing
Rosewell River Landing is the ideal venue for couples that desire a breathtaking view of the water.
This indoor/outdoor event space boasts an observation deck overlooking the Chattahoochee River, ceremonies on the river itself, and the unique and fun ability to exit your wedding in a canoe! What’s more, the venue’s beauty is undeniably heightened in the fall when the leaves change colors.
Roswell River Landing also offers an indoor reception space which is perfect for smaller celebrations.
The indoor building has beautiful exposed wood, two floors to seat friends and family, and floor-length windows that allow an unobstructed view of the river.
Price Range: $1,000-$10,000.
Capacity: Up to 200 guests.
Atlanta Botanical Gardens
Conservationist, nature-loving couples should consider the Atlanta Botanical Gardens for their special day.
Located in the heart of Atlanta, the Garden is full of charm and life, and the gorgeous exhibitions, spectacular plant collections, and extensive conservation efforts make the Garden a remarkable and unique wedding venue.
There are 14 locations throughout the Atlanta grounds differing in size and capabilities. Each offering spectacular views of the grounds and a beautiful backdrop for all weddings.
The Gardens also have four additional private event spaces in Gainesville for couples looking for an intimate wedding venue located outside of the city. There are ceremony and reception packages available for this location, depending on capacity.
For $2,700 and up to 25 people, couples have use of four of their beautiful outdoor Garden spaces for one hour. This price includes setup, ceremony chairs, and a prosecco toast and cupcakes for their guests.
The Gainesville location provides equally gorgeous venues, including a private woodland garden or a spectacular outdoor amphitheater.
Price Range: $650 to $11,000.
Capacity: Up to 500 guests.
Toccoa Falls College
Couples searching for a beautiful and dramatic backdrop to their wedding ceremony should consider Toccoa Falls College for their special day.
The venue, located on the Toccoa Falls College campus in the Northeast Georgia Mountains, hosts ceremonies in front of Toccoa Falls itself, the second-highest waterfall east of the Mississippi! Couples can say “I do” at the base of the 186-foot free-falling waterfall, surrounded by their friends, family, and gorgeous foliage.
Couples can also reserve Gate Cottage, located in the building in front of Toccoa Falls, for receptions and/or indoor weddings.
Gate Cottage is beautiful in its own right with a stone fireplace and columns, natural lighting, and a patio overlooking the river.
Price Range: Starting at $1,676 for 50 guests.
Capacity: Up to 200 guests.