Offering magnificent Antebellum homes, stunning lake views and a quaint community vibe, Milledgeville is the perfect place to begin your happily ever after. These creative locations are beyond the chapel and offer reception services on site! From a formal affair to a casual BBQ, you’ll fall in love with Milledgeville.
Lockerly Arboretum This staple of Milledgeville is a gorgeous place to say your “I Do’s.” With sweeping views of trees, blooming flowers and a pond, the backdrop to your big day could not be more serene. Rose Hill, the estate located on the property, is also a great location for a rehearsal dinner or a reception. To get more information on how to start planning your wedding visit: http://lockerly.org/weddings
Old Governor’s Mansion Revel in history at this great venue! The beautiful greenery accents the mansions unbelievable architecture, providing great shots for wedding guests and wedding photos. While the inside of the mansion is not always available for receptions and dinners, the outdoor space can be transformed to whatever you may want on your wedding day. For more information visit: http://www.gcsu.edu/mansion
Antebellum Inn The beautiful 1890 Greek Revival home will be a huge hit with your wedding guests. The wedding party can even stay in this beautiful bed and breakfast to save time on your wedding day! This place books up quickly though so make sure to plan WAY in advance. If you want a classic Milledgeville wedding, this is your spot. Want more information? Visit: http://antebelluminn.com
Milledgeville Country Club Situated on Lake Sinclair, the Milledgeville Country Club offers a beautiful Clubhouse and Ballroom for receptions, rehearsal dinners and unique ceremonies. The professional staff is there to meet your every need and ensure that your day runs as smoothly as possible. For more information visit: http://www.mccga.com/wedding-events-and-receptions/
Andalusia Say I Do surrounded by Flannery O’ Connor’s beautiful Milledgeville estate. This is a perfect location for a book-living couple! Peacocks roam and the front porch is waiting for you and your wedding guests to sip sweet tea and relax on. What better way to see life like a Milledgevillian than to wed on the property of one of our most famous residents. For more information visit: http:// andalusiafarm.org
Meet Hannah. Hannah is a senior Mass Communication student at Georgia College, where she will graduate from in May 2016. She is a dog mom to her sweet rescue, Rocko, coffee addict, foodie and overall lover of fun. You can usually find Hannah working at Gringo’s Taqueria in downtown Milledgeville, running around with Rocko at the Oconee River Greenway or, most likely, licking an ice-cream cone outside of Sweettreats. Hannah has been writing for the Milledgeville CVB since January of 2015 and has loved diving into the amazing history and culture of Milledgeville. She hopes you enjoy reading her blogs just as much as she enjoys writing them!