DeSoto County Weddings & Receptions
Charming & Memorable DeSoto County Event Halls & Reception Venues
Looking for that special place to hold your wedding, your reception or a honeymoon get-away, then look no further than DeSoto County. Shown below are several venues to choose from; for additional locations, please call DeSoto County Tourism at 662-393-8770.
Keep your DeSoto County wedding intimate and classic by celebrating your big day with close family and friends at one of our irresistible and romantic venues. Where your dreams become reality, transform ideas into something truly unforgettable for your DeSoto County wedding.
Andover Plantation Bed & Breakfast
9503 Bethel Road
Andover Plantation is an elegant and romantic English Manor Inn that combines the spirit of days gone by with the comforts of today. It is the perfect place to celebrate a birthday, anniversary, family reunion or romantic getaway. Appointed with original furnishings, Andover Plantation offers five guest rooms or suites that reflect grand English Manor living. Most rooms have a fireplace and a porch with swing or rocking chairs. Guests are encouraged to stroll through the gardens or just relax by the pool. All rooms have private baths and WIFI. There is also a beautifully furnished private guesthouse.
Bonne Terre Inn
4715 Church Road
Bonne Terre – French for the good earth – is the perfect setting for a relaxing getaway or a beautiful DeSoto County wedding. Nestled away on 23 beautiful wooded acres in Nesbit, Mississippi, you’ll feel miles away from the everyday stresses of life from the moment you enter our winding drive. Whether traveling for leisure or business - impeccable personal service, attention to detail and fine amenities will make your stay here a memorable experience.
Guests can arrive at the Inn - settled among the North Mississippi highlands - in a short drive from anywhere in the Mid-South. It's just 20 minutes from downtown Memphis, the Memphis International Airport or the Tunica Casinos.
Bonne Terre Country Inn features 15 enchanting guest rooms, four downstairs, nine upstairs, and a large two bedroom suite over the stable. Each room has been beautifully decorated with fine French and English antiques; and features stunning views of our sweeping grounds and lakes. Guests are greeted on arrival with fresh flowers and our famous chocolate covered strawberries, and awaken to a complimentary full country breakfast served in the Café each morning.
Early evenings will find our guests exploring the walking paths, enjoying a game of croquet or bocce ball, fishing in one of the lakes, or relaxing around the swimming pool. Dinner at Café Bonne Terre is always a treat. Guests are invited to relax with a cocktail in the bar before indulging in a superb gourmet meal on the Café veranda overlooking the gardens and lake, or in the main dining room around the fireplace.
Bonne Terre is the Mid-South's most unique bed and breakfast location offering romantic getaways, ballroom with Veranda overlooking lake, wedding packages, picturesque European Chapel, corporate meeting facilities and fine dining.
350 Hwy 305
Brigadoon Farms Retreat and Conference Center is a combination of recreational and outdoor centered activities and meeting facilities. This small conference center was started as a retreat headquarters for youth groups, which still hosts many church activities. However, many business groups, individuals, and families now use the facilities for meetings, parties, picnics, special events, or just simple relaxation and enjoyment.
Cedar Hill Farm
008 Love Road
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Cedar Hill Farm is a family owned and operated farm with 120 acres of rolling hills, surrounded by cedar tree lined fences and woods. Each year improvements are made to make Cedar Hill Farm one of the top Agri-Tourism businesses in the Mid-South. Enjoy our beautiful picnic areas, pavilion, nice restroom facilities and indoor Country Kitchen and Country Store at Cedar Hill Farm.
Weddings at Cedar Hill Farm:
If a traditional southern wedding is what you have always dreamed of, then Cedar Hill Farm can make that dream come true, located on Love Road in Love, MS. Cedar Hill Farm is the perfect place to host a traditional southern wedding. Decor can range from casual to formal, and everything in between. Cedar Hill Farm is the perfect place for your big day!
Private Parties at Cedar Hill Farm:
Our Restaurant is available for private dinner parties for groups of 15 or more for lunch or supper any day of the week. We can host private dinner parties for church groups, birthday parties, rehearsal dinners, retirement parties, company parties, etc. The next time you have a big group and you want a private space to eat and celebrate come out to Cedar Hill farm. There are three unique private spaces available for your group. The Dining Room has seating capacity of 44. The Loft has seating capacity of 100 and the Pavilion has seating capacity of 160. You can choose from a wide range of food options with either sit down service or buffet, with settings from casual to formal. Please contact us for a menu and prices.
Our company is independently owned and managed. We specialize in planning weddings, showers, parties and special life events. Our facility can host up to 100 people comfortably. We can help you plan, decorate and manage your event so you can be worry free on this special day. In addition, we offer party rentals, unique speciality attire, and invitations to accompany your day. For more information, call or visit our website. Hours: Monday - Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm; Saturday 10:00am - 5:00pm; Closed Sunday.
DeSoto County Museum
111 E. Commerce Street
The museum houses exhibits on the history of DeSoto County. In addition, on the museum grounds is one of the County's oldest surviving homes, as restored log cabin from 1850. Meeting space has seating capacity for 55-75, LCD projectors, screen, lectern and easels.
First Choice Catering Banquet Hall
5905 Scott Boulevard
Email: jwoods [at] firstchoicecatering [dot] com
Ideal for private meetings, seminars, parties, rehearsal dinners, weddings and receptions, First Choice Catering offers an elegantly decorated banquet room, which can seat 250, with large chandeliers and etched windows with beautifully stained concrete floors ideal for dancing. One of the leading catering companies in the area, First Choice Catering has won numerous awards over the past 10 years.
We are looking forward to meeting with you and hope to be of assistance as you plan many details of your important event.. Please feel free to call our office or email us with any questions or concerns. Office Hours 9am -5pm, Mon-Fri.
Fountain South Inn & Event Hall
6769 Morell Cove
Email: annettenelson1 [at] yahoo [dot] com
Located in a lovingly refurbished hundred-plus year old home tucked into wooded cove just minutes away from Memphis, the Fountain South Inn offers a comfortable, country-style atmosphere with a touch of southern sophistication, perfect for any DeSoto County wedding!
2601 Elm Street
The Gale Center is located at 2601 Elm Street. The Gale Center has 6,300 square feet of meeting space with a full size kitchen, 2 projection screens, ceiling mounted projectors, sound system with microphones, and tables & chairs. The entire facility can seat approximately 425 people.
Our parking lot is on the West side of the Gale Center. The Gale Center can be rented out by contacting the Hernando Parks department at 662-429-2688.
Gale Center Rental Rates:
Individual meeting spaces: $200 for 4 hours, $50 for each additional hour
Daily fee: $350 (8 hours)
Entire facility fee: $500
Kitchen fee: $75
Projection fee: $35
Non Resident fees: $100 additional
Non Profit fees: $100 subtracted from fees
For Profit fees: $200 additional
Hope Chapel is a lovely venue for a DeSoto County wedding, localed in about 8 miles west of Hernando, MS. The chapel seats 140, and includes men’s and ladies restrooms, a bridal room with a private restroom, a baby grand piano and sound system. There is no room for a reception in the chapel, but there is room to place a tent on the grounds.
Appointments are required to view Hope Chapel. For more information and date availability, please call Lisa Langley at 662-449-2400.
For information on Palmer Home for Children please visit www.palmerhome.org.
4560 Venture Drive
Landers Center is one of the biggest DeSoto County meeting centers. It can smoothly handle anything from an executive board meeting to a rousing rally for 10,000 to a wedding-day dream. With flexible meeting space accommodating small breakout rooms alongside general presentations for larger audiences, the Landers Center provides an environment that can easily match your demanding business goals; our in-house staff can efficiently handle all your lighting, sound and rigging needs. And, we have the power, adjustable lighting, and audio systems for gatherings large and small. Flawless catering services include banquet and buffet service. And, as always, our experienced staff stays alert to anticipate and fulfill your every need for a successful professional gathering.
Magnolia Grove Bed & Breakfast
140 E. Commerce Street
Turn the clock back 100 years and relax in this gracious 1900's era home in historic Hernando, Mississippi. Magnolia Grove Bed and Breakfast offers guests a quiet place to escape from the rush of life. This home has many beautiful features including chandeliers, 12-foot ceilings, antique furnishings and stained glass windows.
Meadow View Farms
3501 Hwy. 305
Come enjoy some simple country pleasures. We have unhurried days and starlit nights, which will relax you, leaving you refreshed and rejuvenated. This quaint north Mississippi farm house has been completely renovated and has a real home-spun, comfortable feeling.
North Creek Golf Club
8770 North Creek Blvd
North Creek is an 18-hole, Par 72 Championship course featuring a links style layout with some of the finest Bentgrass greens around and Mississippi Choice Bermuda fairways. Ranging from 6433 yards to 4559 yards, North Creek is accessible to multiple levels of golfers; however the multiple sand traps and water hazards can make it a challenge for even the lowest handicappers. North Creek has a complete practice facility featuring a driving range and large putting green. The attractive multi-facet clubhouse features a pro shop carrying many top brands in golf, a full bar, state of the art kitchen, and 2 scenic banquet facilities with views of the course that can accommodate events of any size. North Creek has a professional staff that offers unparalleled customer service, specializing in hosting group outings, tournament packages, and lessons for all levels of golfers.
Meeting space available with seating capacity from 40 to 250.
6205 Snowden Lane
This early 20th century house, located in Snowden Grove Park, was the summer home of the Snowden family. The home was restored by the City of Southaven, retaining much of the original 1920's style architecture.
The Snowden House is available for rent to Southaven residents.The house is 4,000 square feet and accommodates up to 75 people, and is equipped with 75 chairs, 12 five-feet round tables, two five-feet long tables and a kitchen.
To reserve the Snowden House for your gathering, complete a request form and submit it with half of the rental fee to secure your reservation. You must be over 21 years of age to reserve. A form of identification is required. No candles allowed. No moving of furniture. Prices are subject to change.
Spitfire Acres is a 5.5+ acre retreat and botanical garden in the heart of Southaven, Mississippi comprised of approximately 10,000 square feet of interior/exterior living and entertainment areas. VERY secluded and wooded, the property is located directly north of, and adjacent to, Sacred Heart School on Tchulahoma at Church Road.
Spitfire Acres is available for evening and daytime corporate meetings/conferences/retreats, birthday parties, reunions and other celebrations. Internet service, telephone, cable TV. Contact us by phone or email for rates and availability or visit us on Facebook “SpitfireAcres” to find out about special events and activities. We look forward to seeing you very soon!
Visit our website www.spitfireacres.com. For more information, call 662-536-3905 or email events [at] spitfireacres [dot] com.
9133 Goodman Road
The Wesson House is located in Olive Branch Old Towne and is available for special events and functions. The Wesson House is one of only three dedicated Mississippi Landmarks in DeSoto County.
Whispering Woods Hotel & Conference Center
7300 Hacks Cross Road
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When it’s time to plan your wedding, you should know Whispering Woods has options, and lots of them. Centrally located and an easy drive from anywhere in the Mid-South, you can arrange any of your wedding related events from the rehearsal dinner to Sunday Brunch at Whispering Woods.
Four Beautiful Ballrooms
Warm hues and luscious, natural light give all our ballrooms their own natural charm and character. Hold your reception in the Grand Ballroom—with its sweeping floor-to ceiling window views and wide open space or fall in love with our more modern Mahogany Room, bright and airy, which works beautifully for your private function or ceremony room. Our third ballroom is the Oak Room. This is our most intimate wedding venue. Richly decorated wood trim and stately fireplace and mantle makes this rooma perfect setting for smaller ceremonies and celebrations. The fourth room, the Evergreen Room is second in size only to the Grand Ballroom and features a spacious built in-dance floor, granite buffets and elegant finishes making it ideal for turning up the music and cutting loose!
Whether you're planning a grand event or a quieter gathering of close friends, The Ballrooms at Whispering Woods are the perfect canvas. Transform any one of them into an unforgettable space that is uniquely yours. We can accommodate 25 to 500 guests and offer special room rates for out-of-town familly and friends. Make an appointment with our wedding coordinator to tour our gorgeous ballrooms for yourself. Call us at 662-895-2941.
The Pavilion and Patio
Located on the grounds with a panoramic view of lakes and trees, the Pavilion is a unique part of Whispering Woods family of wedding and catering venues. With indoor seating for 225 guests and adjacent patio for another 100 guests, the Pavilion can be secured for private use including arranging your own outside catering service. Make an appointment with our wedding coordinator to tour the Pavilion for yourself. Call us at 662-895-2941.
For even more venues, full amenity listings and capacities, download our Meeting Planners Guide.