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Finding The Perfect Venue
Whether you are having that small, intimate party in your home; or you are hosting a large office party, Culinary Services is able to work with you in any type of setting. If you are in need of a place to entertain, we have listed some of our favorites for your consideration.

Venues for Weddings, Corporate & Social Events

Trolley Barn

963 Edgewood Avenue, Atlanta
200 seated/300 standing in Main Hall

The Trolley Barn was originally the service and housing facility for Atlanta’s first electric street railway line. Renovated to accommodate both festive and business events, The Trolley Barn has a spacious hall of 25 ft. ceilings with exposed beams, a mesquite wood floor for dancing and variable lighting. Also, a Victorian style Garden Bar will serve guests in the garden and patio area. The Trolley Barn accommodates 150 for a seated dinner or 250 guests standing.

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Rhodes Hall

404-885-7800, ask for Larraine
100 seated, 175 standing

Built in 1904, Rhodes Hall has been an Atlanta landmark for generations. While it was originally the residence of Rhodes Furniture founder Amos Rhodes, today it is one of the most unique spots for Atlanta weddings and receptions. Located on Peachtree Street in Midtown Atlanta, this Romanesque Revival structure with its stained glass windows and winding mahogany staircase, can accommodate standing receptions for 175 and seated dinners for 90. Use of the covered porch will increase capacity. Not handicapped accessible.

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Wimbish House

1150 Peachtree Street NE,
Atlanta, GA
404-870-8833, ask for Barbara
250 total... 120 seated,
200 buffet in main ballroom

The Club is a beautifully renovated 106 year old building that is a national, state and city historical landmark. Built in 1895 as Atlanta's first woman's club, it has been beautifully cared for through many generations. The Club can serve 250 guests if the entire facility is used (all three floors which easily flow together). The 2000 square foot ballroom can serve 200 guests for buffet or approximately 120 guests for sit-down dinner or luncheon/meeting format. Third floor may also be rented to provide extra bar and food areas or break-out meeting rooms.

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Callanwolde Fine Arts Center

980 Briarcliff Road, Atlanta
404-872-5338, ask for Jill
up to 500 guests

The Tudor-Gothic architecture and elegant historical gardens provide an impressive setting for your next cultural tour, luncheon, meeting or reception. Located 15 minutes from downtown Atlanta, this home of Charles Howard Candler, son of the founder of the Coca-Cola Company holds up to 350 guests for stand-up receptions and 150 for seated events.

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Rialto Center

75 Poplar Street, Downtown
404-651-1283, ask for Jodie or Lori
250 on main floor + mezzanine of lobby, 833 in theater, up to 600 guests if using both floors

Located in the heart of Atlanta’s historic Fairlie Poplar district, the Rialto Center houses a state-of-the-art theater with guest capacity of up to 900. The 9,000 sq. foot Lobby can accommodate 250 guests seated and 650 standing. The Black Box Studio can accommodate 35 guests seated and 75 standing. The Rialto Center’s exquisite spaces invite diverse programming and unique event possibilities.

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The Fox Theater

660 Peachtree Street NE, Atlanta
404-881-2110, ask for Jennifer
520 banquet/800 reception/400 classroom in Egyptian Room, 200 banquet/300 reception/200 classroom in Grand Salon

Step back in time to the opulent splendor of the Egyptian Pharaohs or into the mystique of a Middle Eastern Palace. The Egyptian Ballroom and Grand Salon are lavishly decorated with sweeping columns and ornamentation creating the perfect setting for wedding and receptions, corporate events and association functions. The Fox Theatre sets the stage with elegance and fantasy for a pre-show reception of 30 guests to a dinner or post-show dessert for 1200 guests.

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Georgia Tech Alumni House

1900 North Ave., Atlanta, GA 30313
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Built in the early 1900’s, GA Tech Alumni House began as a YMCA facility and quickly became the center of social activity on campus. Now the building houses only the Alumni Association. Continuing the tradition of social activity the Alumni House offers 3,500 square feet of event space including a ballroom, lobby, an additional conference room and library. The space is enjoyed by hundreds of alumni, family and friends.

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Mary Gay House

716 West Trinity Place, Decatur
404-378-2162, ask for Kim
80 seated, 200 standing

Your special event will be held in one of the oldest houses in the Atlanta area. Built around 1820, and placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1975, the Mary Gay House in Decatur is one of the few antebellum homes in metropolitan Atlanta that escaped Sherman’s torch. The home can accommodate 80 guests for a seated dinner, and up to 200 standing. There is also an area outside which may be used.

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Atlanta History Center

130 W Paces Ferry Road Northwest
Atlanta, GA 30305-1380
(404) 814-4000
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Whether you are dreaming of a lush garden wedding or a classic ballroom reception, the Atlanta History Center will make your special day an event to remember. Choose from carefully designed woods and gardens; the simple grace of butter cream walls and cherry wood floor in Grand Overlook ballroom; or the chandelier elegance of the Member's Room in McElreath Hall. The lawn and garden of the 1928 Swan House offer a uniquely adaptable venue which can be black tie or studiedly simple, depending on your taste. With a wide variety of venue, options and atmosphere, the History Center is the perfect choice for your wedding. With the widest variety of event space available of any cultural institution in Atlanta, the Atlanta History Center is the perfect location for your company’s next function. We can host meetings from 20 to 500 people in a variety of venues, including two theaters, two classrooms, our Member's Room and the Grand Overlook. Free parking and access to the Atlanta History Museum are included in daytime packages.

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The Biltmore Hotel

817 West Peachtree Street, Suite 400,
Atlanta, GA 30308
404-962-8700  fax: 404-815-5678
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Built in 1924, The Biltmore Hotel was the focal point of Atlanta's business and social life for almost sixty years. Once publicized as "The South's Supreme Hotel", The Biltmore closed its doors in 1982, following changes in ownership and years of steady decline. After sixteen years of neglect and abandonment, The Biltmore underwent a total renovation in 1999, transforming the former hotel into a combination of Class A office space, retail and special event space. With the renovation of The Georgian and Imperial Ballrooms, and now listed on The National Register of Historic Places, The Biltmore quickly recaptured its standing as one of the social and business epicenters of Atlanta. Featuring original handcrafted plaster relief ceilings, restored crystal chandeliers, Palladian windows and Tennessee marble floors, the special event space can accommodate groups from 50 to 1500 guests.

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Fernbank Museum of Natural History

767 Clifton Road, N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30307
Social Inquiries: 404.929.6390
Corporate Inquiries: 404.929.6334
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Nestled in the historic Druid Hills neighborhood and just 15 minutes from Atlanta's bustling downtown sits Fernbank Museum of Natural History, the perfect location for your next special event. Fernbank offers a wide range of memorable atmospheres: from intimate cocktail parties held under a fiberoptic blanket of stars, to elaborate dinners where your guests feast beneath the watchful eyes of prehistoric creatures. Every event is truly unique. Fernbank can accommodate events ranging from 10 to 2,000 guests.

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Magnolia Hall

Rebecca Meadows
Facility Rentals Coordinator
404.875.7275 x230
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Magnolia Hall is one of Atlanta’s premier events facilities. This 3,200 square foot building is elegantly lit with Mission-style lantern chandeliers. The exposed rafters and oak paneling coupled with the beautifully executed marbleized floors create a warm and unforgettable ambiance. Built in 1945, this building was originally a blacksmith’s forge and its original fireplace is still in place adding to the charming atmosphere. Magnolia Hall is equipped with a catering kitchen and audio-visual equipment to support the diverse needs of our clients. The Hall has four sets of glass doors leading out to 3,000 square feet of beautifully landscaped stone courtyard. As an option, the Magnolia Hall lawn can be rented with the Hall to give your event another dimension. The courtyard and lawn are ideal for ceremonies, tenting, and outdoor seating. The combination of these qualities makes Magnolia Hall a favorite of guests and event planners alike. Magnolia Hall promises a most memorable event.

Nested in the heart of Atlanta in historic Piedmont Park, Magnolia Hall is easy to find. The Park is easily accessible from downtown, midtown and Buckhead, offering many hotels in close proximity. At the intersection of urban and natural, your event promises to be unforgettable for you and your guests. And by hosting your event at Piedmont Park, you support Piedmont Park Conservancy’s restoration and preservation efforts and help ensure the beauty of the park for years to come.

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Mason Murer Fine Art Gallery

199 Armour Drive
Atlanta, GA 30324
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Mason Murer Fine Art is an extraordinary new gallery space designed to further develop and serve Atlanta's diverse artistic appetite. Exhibiting painting, sculpture, photography and nontraditional media, the gallery serves as a unique location for inspired special events. The mission of Mason Murer is to introduce the world's best emerging artists to Atlanta, and to bring Atlanta's great artists to the attention of the world. Designed by AIA award-winning architect Amy Landesberg, the 24,000 square-foot space offers guests the opportunity for several distinct art experiences in a single visit. Whether hosting a group of 50 to 1500, the possibilities and options for events are endless.

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Atlanta Botanical Gardens

1345 Piedmont Ave. NE
Atlanta, GA 30309
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Plan a beautiful wedding, commitment ceremony, anniversary fête, or bar mitzvah surrounded by lush and fragrant gardens. Impress your guests with a memorable setting for corporate parties and meetings. The Garden was voted " Best Place to Say 'I Do' " by Atlanta Journal-Constitution readers.

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Brooks Lake

Presented By:
Burgess Amusements & Special Events
P.O. Box 1645
Covington, GA 30015
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Brooks Lake, Georgia’s Premier Special Event Facility, located just 25 miles east of Atlanta, is nestled in a cool meadow off of I-20 in Conyers, GA.Brooks Lake reminds the passerby of a simpler, quieter time in the Old South. A richly appointed 110 acres of rolling hills, shaded bluffs, grassy plains, and 50 acres of spring fed lake promises a laid back solution to anyone who seeks relaxing, enjoyable surroundings. Complimenting Brooks Lake’s abundant green space, are its wonderful amenities.

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atlanta venues

trolley barn

rhodes hall

wimbish house

callanwolde fine arts

rialto center

the fox theatre

georgia tech
alumni house

mary gay house

atlanta history center

the biltmore hotel

fernbank museum
of natural history

magnolia hall

mason murer fine
art gallery

atlanta botanical gardens

brooks lake


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