A centuries-old church sanctuary, an avenue of ancient oak trees, a storied ballroom or social hall, a sand dune at sunset… where do you want your special day to take place?
Imagine your rehearsal dinner guests seeing Charleston from her beautiful waterways while enjoying a dinner that is made to order from local seasonal ingredients. Now, add live music and an amazing sunset – full service bars and dancing to complete the experience. We are quintessentially Charleston!
The Charleston Gaillard Center is the perfect romantic destination for unforgettable wedding celebrations. Whether you are planning an intimate gathering or a large ceremony, the Gaillard Center offers quintessential Charleston charm with a complete range of supporting services and amenities.
Casual, intimate space on the grounds of Lowndes Grove amid centuries-old live oaks and sweeping views of the Ashley River. An open floor plan showcases French doors opening onto a brick terrace and manicured lawns ideal for daytime celebrations.
Focused on spacious accommodations with sleeper sofas in every room. Daily breakfast in our lobby, free WiFi, and our indoor heated pool. Upgrade your event and choose Sterling Hall. Centered around the Grand Magnolia Ballroom, this unique, 8,500-squre-foot space shows off elegant design and floor-to-ceiling windows, plus customized menus.
Charleston's freshest seafood, with laid back Lowcountry style. Coast's chefs meet daily with local farmers and fisherman to procure the freshest seafood and produce available. Featuring wood-grilled fish, a full raw bar, and a refreshing drink list. Open nightly from 5:30pm. Outdoor seating available.
Experience Southern hospitality in a private event space that specializes in upscale Southern cuisine, inspired by family recipes and regional cooking traditions. Let the classic Charleston influenced interior and the aromas of home cooking inspire your special memories.
Located in the historic district, the Gibbes Museum of Art offers a setting rich with history and charm. Exchange vows under the opulent glass dome or host your reception in the classical garden. This exceptional venue will transform your special day into a one-of-a-kind celebration.
Touted as "one of the best and most distinctive steakhouses in America," Oak Steakhouse presents classic steakhouse cuisine alongside locally sourced seafood and produce. The timeless setting artfully complements its classic menu making Oak among the most distinctive dining spaces in the country.
This 2,100 sq ft event space is made almost completely of windows - offering panoramic water views. In addition to is unparalleled location, the space features wood paneling and nostalgic reclaimed wood flors. Perfect for rehearsal dinner, farewell brunches or receptions up to 100 people.
Located in Mount Pleasant, Laurel Hill features an oak allée, large meadows, and gorgeous backdrops. It can accommodate groups up to 500, but is still intimate enough for small private functions. Please note that electricity and water are not available on-site. A site tour is required.
A classic and casual approach to Southern cuisine, Poogan's Smokehouse offers a menu rooted in authentic Carolina flavors. Our private loft space is ideal for any meeting, rehearsal dinner, or special group outing! Work with our culinary and event teams for an elevated spread of seasonal, Lowcountry cuisine.
Named one of the South's best wedding venues by Southern Living Magazine! The Carolina Girl is Charleston’s only exclusive special events yacht that serves as a unique waterfront venue. Take in the best views of Charleston while giving your friends and family the most beautiful and memorable experience!
For gatherings of all sizes, choose the perfect ceremony location ranging from secluded garden rooms to the iconic Parterre and Butterfly Lakes. Reception locations offer panoramic views of the Greensward with plenty of space for dining, entertainment and dancing.
Our private event space is located in the heart of Downtown Charleston. Featuring vaulted ceilings, exposed brick, and a private entrance. Let us help you blend a menu of inspired cuisine, design the perfect ambiance, and create memories for a lifetime.
A BRIDES magazine Best Venue, Downtown Charleston’s last great waterfront estate sits proudly along the oak-lined banks of the Ashley River & boasts 1786-era architecture with period furnishings, expansive piazza, grand lawn and private dock with panoramic sunset views.
Upstairs at Victor's prides itself on providing perfectly choreographed events for groups of all sizes. From beautifully marbled cuts of dry & wet aged beef and succulent seafood to impeccably refined service and charm. Host an intimate celebratory dinner or a large rehearsal affair!
The Charleston Harbor Fish House has many options for wedding related events from bridal luncheons, farewell brunches, receptions and rehearsal dinners. Guests can choose the perfect spot for their event from the upstairs rooftop bar and Yacht Club, Porch and Main Dining Room—all with unparalleled views of the Charleston Harbor and fantastic menu options for every budget.
Beautiful parlor rooms boast original wood floors, floor-to-ceiling windows + gorgeous crystal chandeliers. Lush garden courtyards + expansive wrap-around piazzas allow for enjoyable outdoor entertaining. On-site bridal suite + groom's quarters allow for all-day relaxation. Perfect for ceremonies + receptions.
Quarters K was built in 1937 as Charleston Navy Base housing for officers and their families. The distinctive "T" shape living area through the center of the home with large windows throughout the home creates beautiful natural light and is perfect for all events.
1942 Art Deco gem rooted in regal architecture and timeless Hollywood glamour. Charleston's premier movie house is a stylish and sophisticated 8,000-square-foot event venue on Upper King Street showcasing vintage exterior marquee, grand ballroom and state-of-the-art cinema with stadium seating. VIRTUAL TOUR: https://www.theknot.com/marketplace/the-american-theater-charleston-sc-2001286
Poogan's Courtyard offers a versatile backdrop for social functions. Featuring exposed brick, stylish fixtures, a private courtyard, and a dedicated coordinator, your next event will surely be one to remember. Enjoy the taste of true Southern cuisine with our expertly curated catering menu!
Over 2,400 square feet of open-air covered space, the Sunrise Terrace offers a 180 degree view of the harbor, marina, and downtown Charleston. This venue can accommodate approximately 150 people for a served luncheon or dinner and can hold approximately 250 for a standing reception with heavy hors d’oeuvres. The lower deck provides for additional seating or a band and dance floor.
Charleston’s most spectacular waterfront venue featuring versatile indoor and outdoor space and unparalleled sunset views. Built in 1861 and on the National Register of Historic Places, the inside has been extensively remodeled, offering exposed brick, wide plank wood floors, and large windows.
A building which is nestled in a majestic setting on a tidal marsh amongst over three centuries of history, beauty, and grace. This legendary structure sets the stage for celebrating some of life's most special moments…and new beginnings of every kind. Welcome to The Cotton Dock at Boone Hall Plantation.
Built in 1837, Parcel 32’s cuisine, stunning upstairs cocktail lounge, and historic design with modern touches make it the perfect setting for rehearsal dinners and intimate weddings. Situated on Upper King Street, it is within walking distance to several hotels, ideal for out-of-town guests.
The only way to experience Charleston on the water! Take in Charleston's beauty by water, and treat your guests to an unforgettable experience. SpiritLine's fleet can accommodate functions of all sizes and scope: rehearsal dinners, engagement parties, bridal luncheons, out of town guest dinners and more.
Located on charming Queen Street, Poogan’s Porch is Charleston’s oldest independent culinary establishment. Recognized by Martha Stewart Living, Southern Living, and The Travel Channel (among many others), our beautifully restored Victorian house is the perfect southern spot for daily brunch and dinner. Whether it’s a warm homemade buttermilk biscuit and sausage gravy, a bowl of she-crab soup, or our signature buttermilk fried chicken, your meal at Poogan’s Porch will be unforgettable.
Featuring breathtaking waterfront venues that include views of downtown Charleston and historic Fort Sumter. Our coastal inspired Cottages offer three secluded event areas with space for up to 125 guests. The Cottages on Charleston Harbor is truly where celebration meets sophistication.
The beach is over one half acre of versatile space that can be used for both ceremony and reception. Make your event truly memorable by serving libitations from our hand-thatched tiki bar. Four fire pits available that can be used once the sun goes down for that natural glow on the harbor.
Our largest covered outdoor venue and overlooks the Charleston Harbor. An elegant wood burning fireplace set along a brick accent wall and may be used year-round. The venue offers exposed wood beams and a beautiful glow of natural sunlight, creating rustic or elegant ambiance depending on selected decor.
This 1807 National Historic Landmark in the heart of downtown blends old world charm with modern sophistication. Indoor/outdoor spaces showcase period artwork and antiques, sweeping piazzas, an elegant pergola and lush private grounds, accentuated by unparalleled service and cuisine.
Nestled amid a landscape of meadows, farm fields, equestrian barns and show rings is one of the most unique venues located in a corner of the Lowcountry largely unknown even to locals. Small events, as well as large groups can be accommodated. A site tour is required.
Celebrating over 90 years of unforgettable weddings in a historic setting on legendary King Street. Beautiful grand ballrooms with antique chandeliers, soaring ceilings and monumental windows. Inclusive packages for every taste featuring lowcountry cuisine. Exceptional service since 1924.