Midlands and Columbia wedding Venues

The perfect setting makes for a perfect wedding!

With a plethora of options, you're sure to find a gorgeous location for your nuptials among these Midlands and Columbia wedding venues. Opt for a relaxed ceremony with country charm on a working horse farm, or book a sleek upstairs loft in the heart of downtown Columbia. This area of South Carolina really does have all sorts of wedding venues, so the only limit is your imagination.

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300 Senate: intimate space for up to 175 guests with large deck overlooking the Congaree River. 300 Senate Street, Columbia, South Carolina 29201. (803) 748-4144. info@duprecatering.com.

701 Whaley: sleek event space in a 1903 building. 701 Whaley, Suite 105, Columbia, South Carolina 29201. (803) 771-0101. 701Whaley@gmail.com.

Adam Ivy Plantation: See The Ivy Place, below.

Adams Pond: idyllic garden setting and Southern plantation home. 5301 Bluff Road, Columbia, South Carolina 29209. (803) 783-5732. lfowler@thesouthernway.com.

Aeolian Hill Plantation: 19th century home with 340 acres and a pecan grove. P.O. Box 3, St. Matthews, South Carolina. (602) 663-4721.

Alice Boyle Garden Center: quaint city-owned property perfect for smaller weddings. 842 West Liberty Street, Sumter, South Carolina 29150. (803) 469-6261.

Al's Upstairs Italian Restaurant: multiple rooms for 10-100 guests below classic Italian restaurant in the Vista. 300 Meeting Street, West Columbia, South Carolina 29169. (803) 794-7404.

Aiken State Park: tree covered natural beauty and picnic shelters for rent. 1145 State Park Road, Windsor, South Carolina 29856. (803) 649.2857. aiken@scprt.com. 

Ariel's Special Events Facility: full service wedding space with all-inclusive and a la carte packages. 1734 Mobile Avenue, West Columbia, South Carolina 29170. (803) 936-0505 info@arielsspecialevents.com. 

Ballentine Community Center: spacious building on 20.5 acres in Irmo with a maximum capacity of 250. 1009 Bickley Road, Irmo, South Carolina 29063. (803) 781-2031. charlene@rcrc.state.sc.us. 

Bob Doster's Backstreet Studio: indoor and outdoor event space with an artistic twist in 1940s building. 217 East Gay Street, Lancaster, South Carolina 29720. (803) 285-9190. rcdoster@comporium.net.

Bridle Stone (also listed as Bridlestone Farm and Bridlestone Plantation): pristine country home surrounded by live oak trees. :920 East Brewington Road, Sumter, South Carolina 29153. (803) 778-7444.

Brookland Banquet and Conference Center: large event space attached to Brookland Baptist Church with on-site catering. 1066 Sunset Boulevard, West Columbia, South Carolina 29169. (803) 796-7525. kcampbell@brookland.cc. 

Buck Ridge Plantation: multiple wedding locations on a sprawling rural property including a waterfall-flanked gazebo, Japanese garden, and heated tent. 231 Gun Dog Trail, Neeses, South Carolina 29107. (803) 531-8408. 

Bush River Farm Bed and Breakfast: intimate weddings and rehearsals for up to 40 guests at this Irish style bed and breakfast. 3111 Highway 56 South, Clinton, South Carolina 29325. (864) 833-1215. janethen1@aol.com. 

Capital City Club: ballroom with sweeping views of downtown Columbia, the State House, and the Congaree River. 1201 Main Street, Suite 2500, Columbia, South Carolina 29201. (803) 256-2000.

Carnes Lake Banquet Hall: modern meeting facility for up to 100 guests on a 7-acre private lake. 3548 North Rocky River Road, Lancaster, South Carolina 29720. (803) 285-9436.

Carriage House Inn: genteel independent inn with outdoor space flanked by moss-covered live oaks. 139 Laurens Street NW, Aiken, South Carolina 29801. (803) 644.5888

Chayz Lounge at Nonnah's. all-in-one rental space with in-house catering in one of Columbia's hottest musical spots. 923 Gervais Street, Columbia, South Carolina 29201. (803) 563-8375. info@chayzlounge.com.

Citizens Park Office and Conference Center: quaint one story building with hardwoods and outdoor tent space. 640 Old Airport Road, Aiken, South Carolina 29801. (803) 226-0504.

City Art: urban art gallery with exposed brick walls. 1224 Lincoln Street, Columbia, South Carolina 29201. (803) 252-3613.

Clark's Inn and Restaurant: 1946 inn conveniently located just off of 1-95 exit 98. 114 Bradford Boulevard, Santee, South Carolina 29142. (800) 531-9658. info@clarksinnandrestaurant.com. 

Cobblestone Park Golf Club: ballroom overlooking the 18th hole and multiple outdoor ceremony locations. 1298 University Parkway, Blythewood, South Carolina 29016. (803) 427-7056. lgraber@cobblestonesc.com.

Coker Ranch: sprawling lake front property with columned main house, lakeside gazebo, and tree lined driveway. 3341 Taxahaw Road, Lancaster, South Carolina 29720. (803) 287-2751.

Columbia Conference Center: 40,000 square feet of event space. 169 Laurelhurst Avenue, Columbia, South Carolina 29210. (803) 772-9811. 

Columbia Country Club: ballroom with space for 500 guests overlooking the fairway. 135 Columbia Club Drive West, Blythewood, South Carolina 29016. (803) 754-8100. heather@columbiacountryclub.com.

Columbia Museum of Art: flexible space including galleries and a loft for an arts-and-crafts focused event. 1515 Main Street, Columbia, South Carolina 29201. (803) 343-2164.

Corley Mill House: quaint early 20th century home with garden and gazebo. 221 Corley Mill Road, Lexington, South Carolina 29072. (803) 957-1818. info@corleymillhouse.com.

Cottontop: 1905 country retreat with wide porches and vineyards. 1808 State Rd S-38-674, Norway, South Carolina 29113. (803) 682-3044. 

Craig Farm: beautiful rolling property with restored Kilburnie bed and breakfast and a variety of outdoor ceremony sites. 1824 Craig Farm Road, Lancaster, South Carolina 29720. (803) 416.8420.  johannes@kilburnie.com. 

Dogwood Pond: Recently refurbished facility with indoor and outdoor event space on 5 acres. 3800 Elberta Street, Columbia, South Carolina. 803-728-0155. dogwoodpond29210@aol.com.

Doko Manor: lakefront event building with porches, pergola, and room for up to 250 guests. 100 Alvina Hagood Circle, Blythewood, South Carolina 29016. (803) 754-0501. hasteroks@townofblythewoodssc.gov.

Drucannon Plantation: large plantation home dated from the 1830s with ample parking, bridal suite, and multiple indoor and outdoor ceremony locations. 728 Duncannon Road, Barnwell, South Carolina 29812. duncannonplantation@gmail.com.

EdVenture: imaginative and lighthearted event spaces throughout a children's museum.  211 Gervais St, Columbia, South Carolina 29201. (803) 400-1151. tdozier@edventure.org.

Edwards Scott House: full service ceremony and reception site in 1910 home. 200 Elm Street, Lancaster, South Carolina 29720. (803) 283-3879. scottoinc@comporium.net.

Emerald Farm: rustic working farm with pond side pavilion. 409 Emerald Farm Road, Greenwood, South Carolina 29646.  (864) 223-2247. EmeraldFarmGreenwoodSC@gmail.com. 

Farm at Ridgeway: idyllic rural getaway with rustic wooden fences, bridal suite, and large porch with outdoor fireplaces. 3248 US Highway 21 South, Ridgeway, South Carolina. (803) 508-6680. thefarmatridgeway21@gmail.com.

Farnum House Inn: stately 1812 farmhouse bed and breakfast surrounded by live oaks on 5 acres. 5209 Columbia Road NE, Orangeburg, South Carolina 29118. (817) 542-8787. sheryl@thefarnumhouseinn.com.

Fermatta Club: multipurpose ballroom for up to 180 guests with catering kitchen and free parking. 841 Whiskey Road, Aiken, South Carolina 29801  (803) 648-5673.

Field Trial Barn: beautifully rustic barn with exposed beam ceilings, string lighting, and a fire pit on 2100 acres. 835 Springfield Parkway, Fort Mill, South Carolina 29716. (803) 547-1169. katiesuddreth@ascgreenway.org.

Fishing Creek Vineyard: oak tree framed outdoor ceremony space and over 3300 square feet of indoor reception space. 2940 Fishing Creek Church Road, Richburg, South Carolina 29729. pingmhsn@gmail.com.

Four O Three North Lake: 1914 home with indoor, patio, and garden event space. 403 North Lake Drive, Lexington, South Carolina 29072. (803) 808-2992.

The Gables Inn and Garden: Victorian home with indoor space for intimate weddings and a lawn for large gatherings. 105 Ward Avenue, Ward, South Carolina 29166. (803) 685-0099. gablesinnandgardens@gmail.com.

The Hall at Senate's End: room for 400 guests with exposed brick and barrel ceiling overlooking garden. 320 Senate Street, Columbia, South Carolina 29201. (803) 748-4144. info@duprecatering.com.

Hampton-Preston Mansion: fountain garden, gazebo, and back lawn for tenting on the property of the former governor's mansion. 1615 Blanding Street, Columbia, South Carolina 29201. (803) 252-7742, extention 11.

Hamptons: modern event space with hardwood floors, an inventive menu, and space for up to 175 guests. 4 West Hampton Avenue, Sumter, South Carolina 29150. (803) 774-4400.

Heath Pavilion: see Swan Lake Iris Gardens, below.

Holly Oak Farms: pondside ceremony space and shabby chic red barn for parties for up to 125. 15 Muller Lake Road, Swansea, South Carolina 29160. (803) 682-0114. HollyOakFarms@gmail.com.

Inn at University of South Carolina Wyndham Garden: polished event space with modern detailing near the University of South Carolina campus. 1619 Pendleton Street, Columbia, South Carolina 29201. (803) 779-7779. gm@innatusc.com.

Ivy Place Events: 33 acre farm with 1850 homeplace on a working berry farm. 8603 Van Wyck Road, Lancaster, South Carolina 29720. (704) 651-3700. info@ivyplaceevents.com.

Kilburnie: See Cliff Farms.

Lace House: 19th century guest house on the South Carolina Governor's Mansion property with extensive gardens. 800 Richland Street, Columbia, South Carolina 29201. (803) 737-3000. khedgecock@scprt.com. 

Lake House at Lake Carolina: newly built venue with exposed beams, floor to ceiling windows, a fire pit, and a dock. 1090 Ballard Drive, Columbia, South Carolina 29229. (803) 200-8952. jburley@lakecarolina.com.

Leitner House: wrap around porch, private garden, and multiple dining rooms in 1908 home. 7302 Woodrow Street, Irmo, South Carolina 29063. (803) 960-7551. info@historicleitnerhouse.com.

Livery Stables: large event space boasting beautifully rustic details including exposed brick and large swinging doors. 116 Trinity Street, Abbeville, South Carolina 29620. (864) 366-5017. Region: Midlands. 

Louise C. Proctor Hall House: country home with beautiful double porches and gazebo surrounded by a lush lawn. 2030 Lyttleton Street, Camden, South Carolina 29020. (803) 425-1081. proctorhall2030@gmail.com.

M Space: modern event space with clean lines, open floor plan and chic detailing in the Vista. 530 Lady Street, Columbia, South Carolina 29201. (803) 764-1285. mspaceevents@gmail.com.

Magnolia Shadows: 1895 house centered on 50 acres of rolling lawns and a working horse farm. 595 Engineer Road, Ridge Spring, South Carolina 29129. (803) 522-1226. info@magnoliashadows.com.

Main and Nance: restored indoor space and porch in downtown with vintage detailing such as original brick walls and antique accessories.  1006 Main Street, Newberry, South Carolina 29108. (803) 315-4953. Mainandnance@gmail.com.

The Manor House: Intimate space for up to 49 guests with exposed brick walls. 316 Senate Street, Columbia, South Carolina 29201. (803) 748-4144.  info@duprecatering.com.

McCutcheon House: historic property at the Horseshoe on the University of South Carolina campus. 902 Sumter Street, Columbia, South Carolina 29201. 803-777-7919. 

Medallion Conference Center: flexible event venue with multiple rooms and layout options for parties of up to 1150. 7309 Garners Ferry Road, Columbia, South Carolina 29209. (803) 256-1222.

Memorial Park Gazebo: Greek-style gazebo nestled in serene garden perfect for ceremonies. 417 West Hampton Avenue, Sumter, South Carolina 29150. (803) 436-2640. tourism@sumter-sc.com. 

Mill Creek Park: rustic cabin rental with on-site kitchen situated near lush woodlands. 7975 Millford Plantation Road, Pinewood, South Carolina 29125. (803) 436-2248.

The Mitchell House and Gardens: all-inclusive wedding packages in the heart of Lexington. 421 North Lake Drive, Lexington, South Carolina 29072. (803) 359-5325.

Newberry Firehouse Conference Center: 1900s firehouse on the town square with modern interior. 1227 McKibben Street, Newberry, South Carolina 29108. (803) 276-1800. firehouse@cityofnewberry.com

Newberry Hall: contemporary all-inclusive event hall with on-site catering. 117 Newberry Street SW, Aiken, South Carolina 29801. (803) 641-7087. info@newberryhall.com. 

North Hope Center: large modern meeting space with stage, on-site kitchen, and seating for up to 400 guests. 904 North Main Street, Sumter, South Carolina 29150. (803) 436-2640. tourism@sumter-sc.com. [also, see South Hope Center, below.] 

O'Donnell House: impressive Italianate venue with columned entryway and ballroom for up to 500. 120 East Liberty Street, Sumter, South Carolina 29150. (803) 774-0088.

Orangeburg Country Club: polished clubhouse with lakeside ceremony space on the golf course and stately ballroom. 2745 Griffith Drive, Orangeburg, South Carolina 29118. (803) 534-5988.

Patriot Hall: large auditorium and banquet space for 50-175. 135 Haynsworth Street, Sumter, South Carolina 29150. (803) 436-2260.

Phillips Market Center: modern interior rooms with large grassy lawn. 3501 Charleston Highway, West Columbia, South Carolina 29172. (803) 737-4597. Jack.dantzler@ams.usda.gov.

Pineland Club Plantation: hunting lodge, pond, avenue of oaks, and dock sitting on 800 acres. 8658 Cotton Hill Road, Pineland, South Carolina 29934. (843) 726-3245. gatherings@pinelandclubplantation.com. 

The Reserve Club at Woodside: beautifully appointed clubhouse space with onsite catering staff and multiple wedding packages. 3000 Reserve Club Drive. Aiken, South Carolina 29803. (803) 220-3426. mbellotti@thereserveclubatwoodside.com.

Riverbanks Zoo and Gardens: exotic venue with multiple ceremony and reception options and all-in-one packages. 500 Wildlife Parkway, Columbia, South Carolina 29210. (803) 602-0900.

River Road and Jasmine House and Gardens: full service venue with onsite catering, lush gardens, and outdoor fountain for up to 225 guests. 2204 North Lake Drive, Columbia, South Carolina 29212. (803) 781-3315.

Robert Mills House and Gardens: carriage house for intimate gatherings and extensive gardens at a 1823 Classic Revival home. 1616 Blanding Street, Columbia, South Carolina 29201. (803) 252-7742, extension 11.

Rock Bottom Pond: outdoor pond ceremony area and wooden reception pavilion with catering kitchen, fireplace, and dance floor. 1530 Buck Hill Road, Ridgeway, South Carolina 29130. (803) 438-9788.

Rutledge Chapel: intimate historic chapel on the University of South Carolina campus. 1400 Greene Street, Columbia, South Carolina 29208. (803) 777-3901. boydjo@mailbox.sc.edu.

Rye Patch: beautiful city-owned estate with live oaks and indoor space for up to 150 guests. 100 Berrie Road, Aiken, South Carolina 29801. (803) 642-7650. sradford@cityofaikensc.gov.

San Souci Pavilion: rustic semi-covered wooden building with wide wraparound porches, lush trees, and exposed ceiling beams. 1935 Sans Souci Road, Sumter, South Carolina 29154. (803) 499-4572.

Santee State Park: see The Village Round at Santee State Park, below.

Siebels House and Gardens: gardens, bridal suite, and space for up to 400 guests at Columbia's oldest home. 1601 Richland Street, Columbia, South Carolina 29201. (803) 252-7742.

Solid Rock Wedding Chapel: event property with traditional white gazebo and covered ceremony space, as well as ballroom, on-site catering, and linen rentals. 1512 Edgefield Road, North Augusta, South Carolina 29860. (803) 640-3094. solidrockweddingchapel@gmail.com.

Southerlyn Farms: family run property with rustic barn rental. 4872 Bass Drive, Holly Hill, South Carolina 29059. (843) 906-4163. SoutherlynFarms@aol.com.

South Hope Center: large modern meeting space with stage, on-site kitchen, and seating for up to 400 guests. 1125 South Lafayette Drive, Sumter, South Carolina 29150. (803) 436-2640. tourism@sumter-sc.com. [also, see North Hope Center, above.] 

Springdale House: restored 1933 mansion with ballroom, wide porches, pavilion, and lush gardens. 3150 Platt Springs Road, Springdale, South Carolina 29170. (803) 794-5557. info@springdalehouse.net.

Stone River: riverside property with outdoor lawn, pavilion, and main hall. 121 Alexander Road, West Columbia, South Carolina 29169. (803) 727-8047. events@stonerivercolumbia.com.

Studio Cellar: industrial chic space with brick walls and artistic flair. 912 Lady Street, Columbia, South Carolina 29201. (803) 929-0709. info@studio-cellar.com.

Sumter County Museum: event hall inside the 1916 Williams-Brice House and outdoor ceremonies in the adjoining Martha Brice Gardens. 122 North Washington Street, Sumter, South Carolina 29150. (803) 775-0908. info@sumtercountymuseum.org.

Sumter Opera House: first floor auditorium in 19th century building perfect for ceremonies. 21 North Main Street, Sumter, South Carolina 29150. (803) 436-2500. cityofsumter@sumter-sc.com.

Sundance Gallery: modern venue space with brick walls and skylights, and an additional outdoor garden for ceremonies or receptions. 146 Maxwell Avenue, Greenwood, South Carolina 29646. (864) 227-1188. sundancegallery@gmail.com.

Sunset Country Club: clubhouse event space with porch space overlooking the golf course. 1005 Golfcrest Road, Sumter, South Carolina 29154. (803) 775-5541.

Swan Lake Iris Gardens: naturally beautiful ceremonies at the Swan Lake pavilion and indoor receptions at nearby Heath Pavilion or Visitors Center.  822 West Liberty Street, Sumter, South Carolina, 29150. tourism@sumter-sc.com. (803) 436-2640. 

T & S Farms: rustic 4500 square feet farm structure decorated by antiques and surrounded by manicured lawns. 3500 Pond Branch Road, Leesville, South Carolina 29070. (803) 532-8135, extension 5. sherrie@shealysbbq.com.

Tapp's Art Center: your choice of the modern Skyline Ballroom or the 50s inspired Fountain Room with classic diner decor. 1644 Main Street, Columbia, South Carolina 29201. (803) 988-0013. info@tappsartscenter.com.

Thee Matriarch Bed and Breakfast: 100 year old Victorian property in the heart of South Carolina's Heritage Corridor. 1170 Fischer Street, Orangeburg, South Carolina 29115. (803) 937-4271. info@TheeMatriarch.com.

Venue on Main: recently restored event space with on-site caterer and event planner. 1620 Main Street, Columbia, South Carolina 29201. (803) 726-2233.

Victorian Wedding Chapel: intimate Victorian-style chapel and garden gazebo with on-site wedding coordinator and minister. 446 Laurens Street NW, Aiken, South Carolina 29801. (803) 641-2345. jerry.tindall@att.net.

Village Round at Santee State Park: casual event space for up to 90 with hardwood floors and a large fireplace. 251 State Park Road, Santee, South Carolina 29142. (803) 854-2408. santeesp@scprt.com.

Vista Union: modern restaurant available for private events with access to bar and on-site catering. 700 Gervais Street, Columbia, South Carolina 29201. (803) 764-6125. Mattusc@hotmail.com. 

Wavering Place Plantation: graceful Southern mansion with manicured lawns, impressive columns, and over 150 years of history. 427 Adams Hayne Road, Eastover, South Carolina 29044. (803) 269-7761. info@waveringplaceplantation.com.

Wild Hope Farm: charming country property with a 10-acre pond and a rustic Southern feel. 2620 Blaney Road, Chester, South Carolina 29706. (704) 770-1531.

The Willcox: romantic, historic, and award-winning inn with options to rent one room for small weddings or the entire property for larger affairs. 100 Colleton Avenue SW, Aiken, South Carolina 29801. (803) 648-1898. info@thewillcox.com.

Windermere Club: well-appointed event space with a patio overlooking the golf greens and 145-acre lake. 1101 Longtown Road East, Blythewood, South Carolina 29016. (803) 786-7888. 

Wintergreen Woods Wedding Pavilion: lush garden surroundings with white fencing and ballroom space with hardwoods and large fireplace. 1032 Corley Mill Road, Lexington, South Carolina 29072. (803) 957-8888.

Woodrow Wilson Family Gardens: garden space for up to 400 at the childhood home of President Woodrow Wilson. 1705 Hampton Street, Columbia, South Carolina 29201. (803) 252-1770.

Woodside Plantation Country Club: elegant space with outdoor courtyard for ceremonies and large ballroom. 1000 Woodside Plantation Drive, Aiken, South Carolina 29803. (803) 649-3383.

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