I have made a list of some wedding venues in Birmingham Al area. Any of these venues would be a great place to have your wedding! This list breaks the wedding venues into different categories to help you decide what venue might meet your needs the best!
Urban/Downtown Wedding Venues in Birmingham Al area:
1. Bridge Street Gallery and Loft
The Bridge Street Gallery and Loft is a gorgeous and unique venue!
“With two floors and a blank background the possibilities are endless. Let us provide the best backdrop for your major event. We welcome Wedding & Event Planners, have a wonderful selection of Preferred Caterers, and are able to book any night of the week for an event. We have the ability to have a open or cash bar, the choices are just up to you!
Since we are located in the City Center of Birmingham, we are within walking distance of hotels, restaurants, Regions Field and RailRoad park.” – (Bridge St. Gallery and Loft Website)
Click here to see a virtual tour of their venue!
2. Hampton Inn & Suites Tutwiler
Believe it or not this place is gorgeous for a wedding! It is right in the heart of Birmingham, and a nice plus is that you don’t have to even leave the building! You and your whole wedding party can stay, get ready, have the wedding, party at the reception, AND stay the night again if you please!
3. The Club Inc.
The Club is a great place to have a wedding, so classy and elegant!
“The Club has a long-standing tradition of providing elegant Birmingham wedding receptions with extraordinary service. Throughout your special day, our decorated Event Coordinators will be with you from the beginning to end. While they specialize in everything from menu detail to reception planning, our Coordinators
will be by your side providing elite service from venue tour to send off.” – (The Club Inc. Website)
1. Vestavia Country Club
If you’re a member of this Country Club then you have got to have your wedding here! It’s so stunning!
“Our members enjoy a formal ballroom for weddings and other large events, as well as smaller areas for more intimate get-togethers, in a variety of accomodations for unique events of all sizes.
Our Special Events Coordinator and Executive Chef guide VCC members to create a most personalized special event. Known for unparalleled service and top-notch professionalism (with our classic “southern charm”), members enjoy a one of a kind culinary experience for their event.
Be it sophisticated elegance, business professional or funky and fun, our members enjoy the individual attention to detail for their special events.” – (Vestavia Country Club Website)
2. Birmingham Country Club
The Birmingham Country Club is so stunning and elegant. Top notch wedding venue for sure!
“We would be honored and excited to host your once-in-a-lifetime event. Let us help you celebrate your special day with class and elegance that will be remembered forever by you and your guests. Whether an intimate affair or a large celebration, Birmingham Country Club offers the perfect atmosphere. Our professional event staff is ready to help customize a day that reflects you. Please call our Catering Department at (248) 220-5158 to learn more about how we can help make your dreams come true.” – (Birmingham Country Club Website)
3. Graystone Country Club
Honestly you can’t go wrong with any Country Club. Graystone is another gorgeous country club, and a fabulous choice for a wedding venue!
“Experience serenity and cherish your beautiful day surrounded by Greystone’s natural scenic splendor. With several beautiful indoor and outdoor venues to choose from, this is the perfect place to enjoy your day.” – (Graystone Country Club Website)
Farm/Rustic Wedding Venues in Birmingham Al area:
1. Stone Bridge Farms
Stone Bridge Farms is an amazing venue with literally anything and everything you could want in a venue!
“Our goal is to make your wedding a cherished memory for both the bride and groom, their families, the wedding party, and guests. We pride ourselves in providing the wedding of your dreams and making your day worry-free in a calm and relaxing atmosphere. We give special attention to the smallest details, assuring the couple a wonderful outcome for your special day. Located on 136 acres, Stone Bridge Farms is an all-inclusive venue and provides excellent catering services and floral designs, too! Let our experienced, creative, and professional staff create a perfect day to remember for a lifetime.” – (Stone Bridge Farms Website)
2. Hamilton Place – Pursell Farms
Pursell Farms is an absolute dream wedding venue! It’s such a gorgeous farm!
“Are you looking for a place where Southern hospitality, stunning views and great service can bring your dream wedding to life? Pursell Farms has become one of the most unique wedding destination in the South, providing a place to enjoy your special day in rare privacy and beauty.” – (Pursell Farms Website)
3. The Barn at Shady Lane
The Barn at Shady Lane is a beautiful venue with gorgeous pastures and scenery!
“The Barn at Shady Lane is truly a place where one is surrounded by pastoral beauty and feels miles away from the hustle of urban life. Yet this little piece of heaven is located just one mile from the Renaissance Ross Bridge Marriott and nestled at the entrance to the first Robert Trent Golf Trail, Oxmoor Valley Golf. Complete with vintage furnished Bride’s Loft, cool Groom’s Cottage, indoor and outdoor venue space, antique furnishings and materials all around and seating for 300. PLUS … wait for it! … FULLY AIR CONDITIONED! This is Birmingham’s Country Place in the City for weddings, receptions and events.” – (The Barn at Shady Lane)
4. The Barn at Smith Lake
The Barn at Smith Lake has some stunning views overlooking Smith Lake. They also have so many different cottages to accommodate any and all your needs!
“Our venue is often used as a “destination” for out of town guests to explore the beauty of what Smith Lake in Alabama has to offer. The venue offers 5 luxury properties that can accommodate up to 80 guests for overnight stays. All accommodations are on the water, and are high end luxury homes available for rent. There are also another 150+ beds on the water within a 20 minute drive from the Barn.” – (The Barn at Smith Lake Website)
Houses/Manor Venues in Birmingham Al area:
1. Historic Rucker Place
When I think Southern Charm, I think Rucker Place. The layout of the venue is great, and rich with history!
“With its architectural elegance and timeless sophistication, this venue reflects a legacy of style and taste more than a century in the making. From the moment you step inside, or onto one of the magnificent wrap-around porches, you are stepping into an atmosphere of pure Southern charm. This gorgeous hundred-year-old home WITH LARGE OPEN ROOMS, commands a spectacular view of downtown Birmingham, yet it is easy to forget that the convenience of the city is only moments away.” (Historic Rucker Place Website)
Camelot Manor is another great historic venue. It is a gorgeous two story manor, with a beautiful field beside it.
“This charming historic home nestled beneath large oak trees, sits on two acres of land. Attached to this beautiful home are three large covered porches inviting you to relax and sit for a while. Inside is like stepping back in time when you enter into the grand foyer. Linger in the sitting room while enjoying a glass of wine with friends and family. Then, stroll through the main level with it’s long banqueting table, still showcasing original fireplaces in many of the rooms. The long sun room provides the perfect setting for displaying the details of lovingly prepared food while the natural light highlights the beauty of the wedding cakes.” – (Camelot Manor Website)
3. Sterling Castle
Sterling Castle is a magical venue. It is a venue fit for a princess! The staff at Sterling Castle definitely know how to treat you like royalty.
“Once upon a time there was a small shotgun shed in the cutest little town in Alabama. Two people fell in love and decided to make it their home. With a lot of love, blood, sweat, and tears, that tiny shed grew to be The Sterling Castle. What started to be a remodel job (a little paint and some throw pillows) quickly got out of hand and became something magical!” – (Sterling Castle Website)
1. Church of the Highlands
Church of the Highlands is a beautiful church! For those wanting a more traditional setting and the options of premarital counseling, this is the venue for you.
“Congratulations on your upcoming wedding! Whether you are looking to invest in developing a strong foundation for a lasting marriage through premarital counseling or to reserve a venue for your wedding here at Church of the Highlands, we are excited to celebrate with you on your wedding day” – (Church of the Highlands Website)
2. Reid Chapel at Samford
Reid Chapel is a great place if you’re looking for an indoor option for a wedding.
“Hamilton Reid Chapel, one of Samford University’s most symbolic buildings, is the perfect indoor location for couples to convey their love and commitment to one another. Rich in history and tradition, Reid Chapel was modeled in the image of the first Baptist church built in the Americas. Students at Samford experience many memorable events in this revered chapel, ranging from weekly convocation services to the Hanging of the Green. Reid Chapel has also served as a scenic backdrop for numerous University celebrations, ceremonies, and musical events located on Samford’s campus. Be a part of Samford University’s history as you start your life together in Reid Chapel.”
I hope you have enjoyed this list of great wedding venues in Birmingham Al area! You really can’t go wrong with any of these places. Hopefully this list helps you get a great sense of just how many wonderful options there are out there!
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