Antique Acres provides you with a beautiful, rustic and country setting for your wedding day or special event. Antique Acres is located a few minutes outside of Athens, GA in beautiful Bogart, GA in Oconee County.
Completely surrounded and secluded by a border of magnolias, red buds and pines, the 1893 Victorian Manor House, cottage, gazebo and four acres of landscaped gardens all terrace down to a pool, open woods, and a creek.
The layout of the two and one-half acre series of gardens, the grounds of our former Headquarters House, consists of a formal boxwood garden, two courtyards, a retrace, a perennial garden, and an arboretum.
The newly renovated and expanded Georgia Museum of Art provides your guests with a sophisticated yet intimate experience. Whether you are planning a seated rehearsal dinner, a wedding reception or a business luncheon let us help you create a truly extraordinary event.
Located in the midst of Athens’ historical district, the Hardeman-Sams House provides the perfect setting for making your “special event ” a treasured memory. This beautiful home and garden offers the flexibility of planning for indoor or outdoor activities.
Hotel Indigo-Athens is the perfect venue for your rehearsal dinner, wedding or wedding reception. Situated in an ideal downtown location and boasting a unique design, the hotel is truly an inspiring alternative to the typical hotel stay. Thriving downtown Athens, Georgia is bursting with local color and flare, and the hotel is as well, with everything from local coffee to an art gallery with works by local, national and international artists.
The gallery exhibitions, historic house museum, festivals, workshops, art meetings, special events, and art classes aim to provide area citizens with a positive experience in the visual arts, encouraging them to appreciate the arts and to develop their creative talents.
At Magnolia Manor we have skillfully blended classic southern charm with romantic elegance, creating the premier setting for private celebrations. Multiple venues throughout the historic mansion and beautiful grounds provide the perfect backdrop for your picturesque garden or indoor event.
The Civic Center seeks to provide full service meeting, conference, recreational and cultural arts facilities. Use of the Civic Center is available to groups and individuals within and outside Oconee County.
Historic Smithonia Farm is a rustic yet elegant venue for all of your wedding needs. The majestic brick event barn is large enough to accommodate up to 450 guests, but intimate enough for even the smallest event.
State Botanical Garden of Georgia, Conservatory/Great Room
The entrance plaza, foyer, terrace and standard furnishings are all included when you rent the Conservatory. The Conservatory holds up to 200 seated guests and up to 300 standing guests. The Conservatory and outdoor patio combined can seat 250 guests at chairs and tables.
The Day Chapel includes a 130-seat upper level sanctuary and access to dressing rooms for the bride and groom on the lower level. The lower level of the Day Chapel has a reception room that seats up to 68 guests for a seated meal and 150 for a stand up reception.
During the two-hour Terrapin Tour guests will enjoy Athens’ freshest brews, live music, a family- and pet-friendly atmosphere (pets must remain on a leash and remain outdoors), good people, and educational talks led by our knowledgeable Brewery Ambassadors.
The Trumps Ballroom on Milledge is a great location, right off the Athens loop, with plenty of parking and a large capacity banquet room. The décor has a modern, comfortable feel with a dome ceiling featuring fiber optic lighting that mimics a starry sky. The room is outfitted with a quality sound system, built in dance floor and wireless internet.