DeSoto County Wedding & Reception Venues

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.

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1 Memphis Street

2467 Memphis Street
Hernando, MS 38632

1 Memphis Street is a new special events venue off the historical Square in Hernando. It's a great place for parties, receptions and more that can accommodate up to 300 people.

This 1930's cottonseed warehouse has been fully restored and now radiates vintage glamour and offers a fresh backdrop with open space where nearly guests can gather, celebrate, party, meet or dine. Neutral cream walls lend a quiet elegance where guests enjoy the freedom to transform ideas and dreams into reality in this highly versatile venue. Skirted by a green space, balconies and porches, 1 Memphis Street allows any event to move easily indoors and out, under open skies. Our tailored consulting and planning sessions ensure each event reflects the genuine needs and nature of every client. Whether your style is trendy or classically traditional, 1 Memphis Street opens doors to all possibilities.

Andover Plantation Bed & Breakfast

9503 Bethel Road
Olive Branch

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. Meeting space available for up to 75 people. 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 Country 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.

Brigadoon Farms

350 Hwy 305
Olive Branch

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 
Fax: 662-449-3421
cedarhfarm [at] yahoo [dot] com

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.  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.

Available Meeting Spaces:

Barn Loft
Dimensions- 24' x 72'
Square Footage-1,728
Ceiling Height 12'
--Classroom Style-128
--Banquet Style-128
--Theater Style-160
Catering and parking-on site
Technology-High-Speed Cable internet

Barn Hall
Dimensions- 48' x 54'
Square Footage-2,592
Ceiling Height 10'
--Classroom Style-160
--Banquet Style-160
--Theater Style-200
Chairs and round tables
Catering and parking-on site
Technology-High-Speed Cable internet
200-250 for reception with people walking around

Dimensions-32' x 52'
Square Footage-1,664
Ceiling Heigh-10'
--Classroom Style-128
--Banquet Style-128
--Theater Style-160
Catering and parking-on site
Technology-High-Speed Cable internet

Country Kitchen
Dimensions-24' x 32'
Square Footage-768
Ceiling Heigh-10'
--Classroom Style-40
--Banquet Style-40
--Theater Style-50
Catering and parking-on site
Technology-High-Speed Cable internet

Creative Celebrations at The Cotton Gin

9200 Goodman Road
Olive Branch
662-671-1087 or 901-831-6320

This unique charming venue was formerly a cotton gin.  We specialize in planning weddings, showers, parties, meetings and special life events.  Our facility can host up to 125 people.  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 specialty attire, and invitations to accompany your day. For more information, call or visit our Creative Celebrations Facebook page.

Creative Celebrations at The Vanderburg Building

9150 Pigeon Roost Road
Olive Branch
662-874-5923 or 901-831-6320

We specialize in planning weddings, showers, parties, meetings 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 specialty attire, and invitations to accompany your day.  For more information, call or visit our Creative Celebrations Facebook page

DeSoto County Museum

111 E. Commerce Street

Meeting space has seating capacity for 55-75. Great place for a reception or party, in addition to meetings. LCD projectors, screen, lectern and easels are available. \

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. 

First Choice Catering Banquet Hall

5905 Scott Boulevard
Horn Lake
Fax 662-342-2553
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
Olive Branch
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!

Gale Center

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:
Deposit: $200
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

Rental Agreement

Home2 Suites by Hilton

6750 Southwest Pkwy
Southaven, MS 38671

Home2 Suites Memphis/Southaven is located in exactly at the heart of Southaven Towne Center in Southaven, MS, serving as a central hub in this outdoor shopping mall that offers a wide variety of restaurants and shopping venues.

Our meeting room can accommodate a maximum of 30 people.

  • Meeting Room- 600 Sq. Ft.
  • Ceiling Height- 9 Ft.
  • Size- 24 x 25 Ft.

We can accommodate the following attendees:

  • Classroom: 30
  • Boardroom: 12
  • Theater: 30
  • U-Shape: 18
  • Banquet: 30

Complimentary parking and WI-FI is provided to all guests. Coffee is available in the lobby throughout the day.


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 Farm

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.

Mussecuna Plantation Historical Events

5000 Robertson Gin Road
adam.burks [at] ymail [dot] com

Mussecuna Plantation. Historical Events offers a tranquil antebellum setting for all your most special occasions. Offering indoor and outdoor accommodations for private parties ranging anywhere from just a romantic couple's getaway to several thousand invited guest.  We can help you plan Weddings, Receptions and Family Reunions, seminars or just a party. We make your dream event a reality. We even offer firework displays for your most special events, ranging from 5 minute shows upwards to 15 minutes!

Visit our Facebook page.

North Creek Golf Club

8770 North Creek Blvd

We offer great rates for great space with scenic views. North Creek has a professional staff that offers unparalleled customer service, specializing in hosting group outings and tournament. The attractive multi-facet clubhouse features a full bar, a state-of-the-art kitchen, and two (2) newly renovated banquet scenic banquet facilities with views of the course. The Champions Hall holds up to 200 and The Augusta room can now accommodate 100 people. 

North Creek now has an in-house catering service. Our caterer, John Woods, with First Choice Catering is well known and respected in this area and around the U.S. Please visit First choice Catering's website at to view menu items and contact information. With North Creek Golf Course and First Choice Catering joining forces, you will not find a better place for your next event!

Contact David Culver at 901 849-4207 to get pricing and for appointments.

Old Style Bar-B-Que

8920 Expressway Drive
Olive Branch

The restaurant has a full service side, a fast food side, a drive through window, and a private room upstairs that can accommodate up to 100 people.

Old Style Bar-B-Q has been voted best Bar-B-Q in DeSoto County for eight of the past ten years.

Painted Pigeon Gallery

9144 Pigeon Roost Road 
Olive Branch

Host your next party, shower or get-together at the Painted Pigeon Art Gallery, which accommodates approximately 60 attendees. There is a space in the back for food and beverages. Call for additional information or to make a reservation.

Spitfire Acres

5198 Tchulahoma

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 or Facebook page. 

For more information, call 662-536-3905 or email events [at] spitfireacres [dot] com.

Whispering Woods Hotel & Conference Center

7300 Hacks Cross Road
Olive Branch
Fax: 662-895-1590
sales [at] wwconferencecenter [dot] com

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.