The Best Wedding Venues in Chattanooga

Chattanooga Wedding Venues

A complete guide to every wedding venue in the Chattanooga area, and locations for the best wedding photos. When searching for a wedding venue in Chattanooga ask yourself  what are your must-haves in a venue. Then try to picture yourself in a wedding at each venue you’re considering. Next, think about the season you want to get married in, can you picture you and your wedding party outside under bistro lights as the sun sets over the Tennessee river? Or is an indoor ballroom more your style? 

Scroll down through this list and see which venues you might like, then schedule a tour with them. Seeing a venue in person is always good if you can.

Top 10 All time Favorite venues around Chattanooga

  1. The Venue Chattanooga
  2. Circle B Venue
  3. The Pavilion at Howe Farms
  4. The venue at Lilly Lou’s
  5. Hiwassee River Weddings
  6. Ramble Creek Vineyard
  7. The Barn at Drewia Hill
  8. Hunter Museum of Art
  9. Patten Chapel at UTC
  10. The Loft at Howe Farms

Chattanooga Venues on the map

Downtown Chattanooga Venues

waterhouse pavillion

Waterhouse Pavillion

Location: Chattanooga TN

This glass sided venue full of light in the heart of downtown Chattanooga. 

STYLE : EVENT VENUE, URBAN, MODERN

church on main in Chattanooga

The Church on Main

1601 Rossville Ave, Chattanooga, TN 37408

STYLE : HISTORIC BUILDING, VINTAGE

One of the historic venues in the south Chattanooga district. I recently photographed Sarah & Jeff’s wedding here and it was gorgeous!

Originally built in 1904 as a church it was repurposed to be a venue in 2012.  The original hardwood floors, exposed brick, and wood beams extend to a vaulted ceiling. Very close to downtown Chattanooga.

Patten Chapel

Location: Chattanooga TN

Part of UTC campus, Patten chapel is a piece of history with historic charm and character. Beside the chapel is a little garden area perfect for a few photos.

STYLE : HISTORIC BUILDING, VINTAGE

The Turnbull building in Chattanooga

The Turnbull Building

Chattanooga TN

STYLE : EVENT VENUE, URBAN, INDUSTRIAL HISTORIC

Featuring historical High glass window, architectural elements, The Turnbull merges Chattanooga’s past with the present making it an unparalleled setting for your downtown event.

interior hall at Stratton hall

Stratton Hall

3146 Broad St, Chattanooga, TN 37408

This venue has a Ballroom feel and is large enough to accommodate around 600 guests. Behind Stratton Hall is a spacious outdoor courtyard. And next to it is the Little Chapel. Stratton Hall is located just outside of the South Broad District in Chattanooga. See more photos from my visit to Stratton Hall.

STYLE : EVENT VENUE, URBAN, MODERN

The Peyton

3146 Broad St, Chattanooga, TN 37408

An industrial space thats close to downtown with plenty of on-site parking. The interior has skylights and twinkly lights strung across the ceilings.

STYLE : EVENT VENUE, URBAN, MODERN

grand falloom

The Granfalloon

Located: Chattanooga TN

The Grand Falloon is a middle sized space right on south main st in Chattanooga with a vintage vibe and easy access to downtown. There is limited parking on site.

STYLE : EVENT VENUE, URBAN, INDUSTRIAL

 

The Mill of Chattanooga

The Mill of Chattanooga

1601 Gulf St #100, Chattanooga, TN 37408

The Mill Wedding Venue is located in the Southside district in a beautifully restored 100 year old building. Sitting in whats known as Cypress Corners, the newly renovated artistic community along Main Street in Chattanooga. 

STYLE : EVENT VENUE, URBAN, MODERN

Farm Style Venues

The Pavilion at Howe Farms

Located in: Georgetown TN

One of the newest Venues at Howe Farms with magnificent views, spacious bridal suite with multiple windows and lots of room, stunningly beautiful  guest experience with the picture perfect view from the ceremony site and the modern rollup glass doors for sunset views during the reception.

Check out  Sadie & Nathan’s Pavilion Wedding with an outdoor ceremony.

STYLE : EVENT VENUE, MODERN, MOUNTAIN VIEWS

howe farms vineyard

The Vineyard at Howe Farms

7600 Runyan Rd, Georgetown, TN 37336

If this sounds like your perfect venue, get in touch with Kristina, the Howe Farms’s Director, and schedule a tour to see the venue that won ‘Best Wedding venue in Chattanooga 2019 in the Chattanooga Times free press Best of the Best Awards. Check out this winter wedding with rain and fireworks at Katie and Bubba’s wedding I photographed.

STYLE : EVENT VENUE, MODERN, BARN, RUSTIC

The Apple Barn at Howe Farms

Located in: Georgetown TN

STYLE : EVENT VENUE, MODERN, BARN, RUSTIC

The Chapel At Howe Farms

Located: Georgetown TN

STYLE : EVENT VENUE, RUSTIC, VIEW, TRADITIONAL CHAPEL

 Perched on a hill with views of the gorgeous rolling hills and a pond. See more photos of the Chapel withbright colorful pinks and coral

The Barn at Drewia Hill

16703 Andy Thomas Rd, Sale Creek, TN 37373

MOUNTAIN, BARN, RUSTIC, VIEW

If you
love wide open spaces, the relaxed country  feel of a weathered
barn, romantic ambient lighting & beautiful, rolling green fields The barn at Drewia Hill may be exactly what you’re looking for! See more photos in this Military Wedding

The Gray Dove

6408 Snow Hill Rd, Ooltewah, TN 37363

STYLE : BARN, RUSTIC

Garden Venues

spring garden wedding ceremony at sunset in Chattanooga

The Venue Chattanooga

4119 Cummings Hwy, Chattanooga, TN 37419

The Venue Chattanooga has the upper garden area for outdoor ceremony options. The Venue hall can easily hold 300 guests and plenty of parking on-site.  See more photos from  Kaitlyn and Peyton’s wedding at the Venue Chattanooga.

STYLE : EVENT VENUE, MODERN, GARDEN

Gardens in the Gorge

Chattanooga, TN

STYLE : EVENT VENUE, FOREST, GARDEN

Greenhouse Venues

The Venue at Lilly Lou’s

3530 GA-136, Trenton, GA 30752

The most unique non-barn venue anywhere! This venue was a garden center repurposed into a wedding venue. Check out this Whimsical Summer wedding in the open air tent.

STYLE : EVENT VENUE, MOUNTAIN, GREENHOUSE, RUSTIC

River Venues

Tennessee River Place

Chattanooga TN

STYLE : EVENT VENUE, WATERFRONT VIEW

Hunter museum of art

10 Bluff View Ave, Chattanooga, TN 37403

STYLE : EVENT VENUE, MODERN, WATERFRONT VIEW

An Elegant space with a beautiful 2,400 square
foot area with tall glass windows and stunning views of the Tennessee River.  This is the place to be during Chattanooga’s amazing sunsets over the river.

Zan Guerry Club house

Location: Chattanooga TN

STYLE : EVENT VENUE, WATERFRONT VIEW

A modern wedding venue on the banks of Tennessee River, this  wedding venue offers stunning views of the Chattanooga bridges, Tennessee riverfronts, and mountains. The venue is a private tennis club, with modern ambiance and outdoor charm.

Hiwassee River Weddings

839 Moss Rd, Delano, TN 37325

Sits on 19-acres along the Hiwassee river amidst tall pines. A unique venue that provides a fun, laid-back experience for couples who love the outdoors. Check out Megan and Will’s Wedding I photographed in September of 2019. Guests can also stay at the Starr Mountain Cabin which is just a few miles away! 

STYLE : EVENT VENUE, RIVERFRONT, FOREST, RUSTIC

Ocoee Crest

1020 Thomas Rd, Benton, TN 37307

Ocoee Crest is located off of Benton Station, with a commanding view of the Ocoee river and is about 1 hour from Chattanooga.  It’s very open with farmland and a real escape to nature.

STYLE : EVENT VENUE, WATERFRONT VIEW

Downtown Chattanooga Hotel Venues

the Read House in Chattanooga

The Read House

Chattanooga TN

STYLE : EVENT VENUE, HISTORIC, HOTEL

The Westin

Chattanooga TN STYLE : HOTEL, MODERN, URBAN
edwin hotel

The Edwin

Chattanooga TN STYLE : HOTEL, MODERN, URBAN

Estate Venues around Chattanooga

Bell Mill Mansion

Located in: Ooltewah TN

This is a stunning, Greek Revival mansion wedding venue a off of I-75.
Set on 32 private acres. The entire estate is picture-perfect, from the mansion’s tall white column-lined front to the elegant manicured grounds

Can accommodate around guests: Up to 400 guests.

STYLE : HISTORIC BUILDING, PRIVATE  VIEW

901 Lindsay

Chattanooga TN

STYLE : EVENT VENUE, URBAN, MODERN

North Georgia Venues

Circle B Venue

2826 Crow Valley Rd, Tunnel Hill, GA 30755

Just 20 minuets from Chattanooga. Circle B Venue is like a bright and airy modern barn with tall ceilings and clean white walls.  It’s such an aesthetically pleasing space with its minimalist  white color palette. he venue holds 300 or so guests.

Check out Natasha and Skyelor’s wedding for more photos of the venue and surrounding grounds!

STYLE : EVENT VENUE, MODERN, FOREST, RUSTIC

Walnut hill farm in GA

Walnut Hill Farm

Located in: Dalton GA

STYLE : EVENT VENUE, MODERN, BARN, RUSTIC

on beautiful 50-acres of farm land in North Georgia. They have two venues on the property available for weddings and Events. Check out more venue photos in the blog post from my visit.

The Homestead at Cloudland Station

Chickamauga, GA
STYLE : HISTORIC BUILDING, VIEW
dinner menu at Easy Bistro

Oakleaf Cottage

Trenton GA

STYLE : MOUNTAIN, BARN, FOREST,  RUSTIC

kensington

Kensington Cove

Chickamauga GA

STYLE : EVENT VENUE, BARN, RUSTIC

Cleveland Venues

East View from the Sunset Ridge Venue

The Views at Sunset Ridge

Cleveland, TN

STYLE : EVENT VENUE, MOUNTAIN, MODERN, RUSTIC, VIEW

Why choose a Chattanooga venue?

  Chattanooga is easy to get to from Atlanta and Nashville. And an added bonus is the cost of comparable venues are substantially lower here in TN! 

 

What do venues cost?

According to The Chattanooga Times free press Wedding venues in the Chattanooga area average starting price can range anywhere from $2,500 to $7,000 depending on the location and time of year.