Here’s a few of my favorite wedding venue locations and some photos from real weddings!

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701 Whaley- Columbia, SC

Located in the heart of Columbia’s downtown, Vista, USC, and river district, this lovingly restored 1903 building is one of Columbia’s most popular venues.  The venue features large windows, exposed brick walls, hardwood floors in the upstairs room and lots of space to accommodate large or small weddings.

Website- http://www.701whaley.com/
Address- 701 Whaley St.  Columbia SC 29201
Phone- (803) 771-0101

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The Barn at Harmon’s Tree Farm- Lexington SC

The Barn at Harmon’s Tree Farm offers the rustic look in a real farm setting!  The spacious venue is perfect for a wedding of any size and guests can relax indoors or outside on the porch.

Website- www.harmonsbarnllc.wixsite.com/thebarn
Address-  3152 Augusta Highway  Gilbert, SC 29054


Capital City Club- Columbia, SC

This venue has one of the most amazing views in Columbia.  Overlooking the State House and downtown Columbia, the ballroom has plenty of space for dinner and dancing!

Website- www.clubcorp.com/Clubs/Capital-City-Club-Columbia
Address- 1201 Main Street | Suite 2500 | Columbia, SC 29201
Phone- (803) 256-2000

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Columbia Conference Center- Columbia, SC

Large venue near St Andrews road.  Lots of space for large or small wedding and sit down dinner receptions.

Website- www.columbiameetings.com
Address- 169 Laurelhurst Avenue  Columbia, SC 29210 (Off Fernandina Rd on i-26 between St Andrews & Piney Grove)
Phone- (803) 772-9811

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Columbia Convention Center- Columbia, SC

A great venue located in the heart of downtown Columbia.  Plenty of space for large weddings.

Website- www.columbiaconventioncenter.com
Address- 1101 Lincoln St, Columbia, SC 29201
Phone- (803) 545-0001

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Corley Mill House- Lexington, SC

This great home-feeling venue has a beautiful garden area with water wheel and gazebo for the ceremony.  There is also a bridal and groom’s room for getting ready and a large indoor space for the reception.

Website- www.corleymillhouse.com
Address- 221 Corley Mill Rd, Lexington SC
Phone- (803) 957-1818

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Country Club of Lexington- Lexington, SC

Located on the golf course, the club has lovely views and a large room with a dance floor and an outdoor patio.

Website- www.ccoflexington.com
Address- 1066 Barr Road, Lexington SC
Phone- (803) 359-3604

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The Manor at Doko Meadows- Blythewood SC

This venue is located in the heart of Blythewood and their spacious indoor venue overlooks a scenic small lake.

Website- www.dokomanor.com
Address- 100 Alvina Hagood Circle   Blythewood, South Carolina 29016
Phone- (803) 754-0501

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Tricia & Jonathan- Doko Meadows Reception


The Farm at Ridgeway- Ridgeway SC

This venue is located near Blythewood SC and includes a Barn-style reception venue with covered porch and fireplace on a beautiful, rustic farm.

Website- https://www.facebook.com/The-Farm-at-Ridgeway-57371956941/
Address- 3248 US Highway 21 S, Ridgeway SC
Phone- (803) 622-0750

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Kershaw Cornwallis House- Camden SC The Georgian-style mansion is situated in Historic Camden. The house itself has a long white staircase on both sides and a lush garden in the back of the house perfect for an outdoor wedding ceremony or tented reception. Website- www.historiccamden.org Address- 222 Broad Street  Camden, SC 29020 Related Blog Posts
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The Lace House & Governor’s Mansion Grounds- Columbia SC

This venue includes secluded gardens, a brick courtyard and a spectacular fountain.  The Lace House itself features a grand staircase, historic architecture, balconies and three levels including a spacious area for the bridal party to get ready in.

Website- www.lacehouse.sc.gov
Address- 800 Richland Street  Columbia, SC 29201

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Lexington Municipal Center- Lexington SC

In the heart of Lexington, this ballroom makes a great reception spot.

Website- www.lexsc.com/facility_rentals_conference_center.htm
Address- 111 Maiden Lane Lexington, SC 29072
Phone- (803) 359-4164

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Member’s Club at Woodcreek & Wildewood- Columbia SC

With two great locations overlooking picturesque golf courses, these venues can accommodate any size wedding!

Website- www.wildewoodwoodcreek.com
Address- 10120 Two Notch Road, Ste. 2, PMB 325
Phone- (803) 239-0286

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The Millstone at Adam’s Pond- Columbia SC

One of the hidden gems of Columbia, Adam’s Pond provides an enchanting setting for elegant Southern garden weddings and receptions.  The ceremony site overlooks a shimmering pond.  Other unique features of this venue include: a cascading waterfall, Spanish moss hanging from the trees, a backyard patio for outdoor receptions and a secluded pecan orchard.

Website- www.millstoneatadamspond.com
Address- 5301 Bluff Rd, Columbia, SC 29209
Phone- (803) 783-5732

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Palmetto Collegiate Institute (PCI)- Lexington SC

This is a venue with a lot of history!  A schoolhouse from 1881 until 1911, this building was recent restored by the Town of Lexington and now is available for rent as a wedding venue!   It has a park-like atmosphere with little gardens, a gazebo, benches while the building itself has large windows letting in lots of natural light and a white wrap around porch.  The brick patio in the back is a popular spot for outdoor ceremonies.

Website- www.lexsc.com/parks_palmetto_collegiate_institute.htm
Address- 104 Hendrix Street, Lexington SC

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River Road and Jasmine House- Irmo/ Columbia SC

This venue combines two beautiful houses and an eclectic, lush garden to make a beautiful and versatile venue.  The facilities feature a ceremony area with a wrought iron gazebo, a tented reception area and a tastefully decorated indoor space for your reception guests to eat and relax.

Website- www.riverroadjasmine.net
Address- 2204 & 2208 North Lake Drive, Columbia SC

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Riverbanks Zoo- Columbia SC

Riverbanks Zoo is a Columbia landmark but it’s also a great location for a wedding!  The lush fauna on the Botanical Gardens side makes a beautiful backdrop for a wedding ceremony and they have lots of other areas to offer as well including the Ndoki Lodge, the Birdhouse and more!

Website- www.planyourevent.riverbanks.org
Address- 1300 Botanical Parkway   West Columbia, SC 29169


Saluda Shoals River Center- Columbia SC

This park is located in Irmo along the Saluda River.  The gazebo makes a great location for outdoor ceremonies.  The stone fireplace is the focal point of the indoor reception venue.

Website- www.icrc.net/ssp-river-center
Address- 5605 Bush River Rd.  Columbia SC 29212
Phone- (803) 731-5208

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Seibels House- Columbia SC

Owned by the Historic Columbia Society, this is believed to be the oldest house in Columbia.  The house has tons of character with a Southern style porch, grand staircase, black and white checkered tile floor, giant mirrors, and other features.  The best part about this venue is the garden area perfect for outdoor ceremonies underneath the Palmetto trees.  The lawn area can accommodate a large tent making this venue versatile enough to handle small or large wedding events.

Website- http://www.historiccolumbia.org/seibels-house-and-garden
Address- 1601 Richland Street  Columbia SC 29201

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Senate’s End (The Hall and 300 Senate)- Columbia SC

Located along the Congaree River with a view of both the Gervais Street bridge and the downtown skyline with Adluh Flower, Senate’s End has 2 venues of varying sizes for your wedding needs.  The wedding arbor is perfect for an outdoor ceremony and the spacious Hall facility leaves plenty of room for your guests.  The smaller 300 Senate facility has a similar exposed brick look but with a more intimate atmosphere.

Website- www.duprecatering.com/venues
Address- 320 Senate St.  Columbia SC
Phone- (803) 748-4144

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Springdale House- West Columbia, SC

A historic home in West Columbia, the Springdale House offers a beautiful and spacious bridal changing room in the main house, a garden area for ceremonies behind the house and a separate indoor reception venue- all in one location.

Website- Springdale House Facebook page
Address- 3150 Platt Springs Rd, West Columbia, SC
Phone- (803) 794-5557

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South Carolina State Museum- Columbia SC

What a unique place for a wedding!  With exposed brick all around, this historic building makes the perfect backdrop for a wedding of any size.  There’s so many great photo spots from the great staircase, to the planetarium, to the grand front entrance- you also have a variety of options of where to host your event.

Website- www.scmuseum.org/events/rent-the-museum/
Address- 301 Gervais Street  Columbia, SC 29201

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Stone River- West Columbia, SC

This venue has one of the best views in the Columbia area, overlooking the Congaree River, the Cayce Riverwalk park and the Gervais Street bridge.  There is a garden area perfect for a wedding ceremony, covered porches and an indoor venue with a wall of windows to show off the great views of the river.

Website- www.stonerivercolumbia.com
Address- 121 Alexander Rd, West Columbia, SC 29169
Phone- (803) 727-8047

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T&S Farms

T&S Farms- Batesburg-Leesville, SC

If you want a rural, Southern look and feel to your wedding, you'll find it at T&S Farms.  This venue is a farm located outside Batesburg-Leesville and has lots of rustic picturesque spots including a long black fence, a windmill and a little fishing pond next to the barn-themed reception hall.

Website- www.tsfarmweddings.blogspot.com
Address- 3500 Pond Branch Road  Leesville, SC
Phone- (803) 532-8135

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Wintergreen Woods- Lexington, SC

This venue has a beautiful garden, perfect for outdoor ceremonies, as well as a covered porch area.  The venue can handle ceremony, reception, and even cake, flowers and food, making it a great place for an all-in-one-spot, no-worries wedding option!

Website- www.wintergreenwoods.com
Address- 1032 Corley Mill Rd, Lexington SC 29072
Phone- (803) 957-8888

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