Weddings & Events

Weddings

Historic Oakland’s manor offers three levels of entertaining space that can fit up to 180 with free parking and exclusive personal service. The sprawling landscape provides several options for an outdoor ceremony.  On the back lawn sits an open patio that is covered with a beautiful tent from April to November – great for large receptions.

Have your wedding your way. You have the freedom to hire any caterer you choose to make your event extra special. Your caterer may be your favorite restaurant, a family member, or a few of your favorite dishes from a local market.  Hire a band, a DJ, or string quartet.  Decorate with fresh flowers, lanterns, candles, and more.

Complimentary Features:
  • Wedding rehearsal time
  • Bridal suite/groom’s room
  • No ceremony fee
  • Table and chair set up
  • Banquet, rounds, cocktail tables and indoor chairs
  • On-site facility assistant
  • Off-street free parking
  • Ice machine
  • Commercial warming kitchen (Convection Oven, Refrigerator/Freezer, 3 Tier Sink)
  • AV equipment
  • In-house sound system
  • Stunning indoor or outdoor options
  • Covered outdoor veranda
  • Stone-wall-enclosed intimate outdoor ceremony area (Bishop’s Garden)
  • Choose your own caterer

Corporate Receptions, Quinceañeras, Parties, Piano Recitals, Showers…

This venue has hosted corporate affairs, non-profit fundraisers, family reunions, baby blessings, memorial services, craft shows, afternoon teas and many other celebrations.

  • Decorate for the holiday!
  • Line the front porch steps with red carpet, flowers or lanterns.
  • Set the Ballroom with cocktail tables and colorful lighting.
  • Bring in couches and Chiavari chairs to add to the ambiance.
  • Replace the mantle portraits with your own head shots.
  • Uncover the piano and have a performance.

Please Note:

Restrooms are located on the upper level with one handicap accessible restroom on the main level. The mezzanine and upper level rooms are not handicap accessible.

Town Center Community Association requires an addendum to be signed when parties for ages 1-21 are held at Historic Oakland. 

Ask about our discounts in Winter Months and for Active Military and Columbia Association Assessed residents.

Call for pricing of individual rooms on the weekends if within 8 weeks of event.

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Wedding & Events Showcase,  April 2

photo-camera (1)Main Ballroom

Our most elegant room on the main level can accommodate approximately 80 guests seated banquet style. The Ballroom receives natural lighting from four glass doors that lead out to an enclosed Veranda–a perfect spot for the bar or dessert. Using the Veranda brings your total guest seating capacity to over 100 and utilizing the foyer will add even more.  Ballroom Floor Plan for 80, Ballroom Floor Plan for 60 Family-style, Ballroom Floor Plan for 56.

photo-camera (1)Foyer

This stunning space is perfect for appetizers, buffet, bar, dancing, or extra seating and can include our grand piano.

photo-camera (1)Gaither Room on Second Floor

Located on the upper level, this room can accommodate approximately 60 guests seated banquet style with room for a buffet. Five large windows provide dazzling natural light. A recessed screen and ceiling-mounted projector add to the amenities. Gaither Floor Plan Setup

photo-camera (1)Back Patio Tent

In the warmer months, from April to November, we have a beautiful tent on our back patio that is separately rented from our exclusive vendor. Please note that the tables and chairs in the floor plan appear larger then they really are and many other options are available from our vendor. Tent Floorplan for 150

photo-camera (1)Veranda

Our lovely covered Veranda can hold up to 32 guests seated or many more people when it is used as a bar, appetizer or dessert space. It can be enclosed in case of rain or cold weather and offers a beautiful view of our wooded back yard.

photo-camera (1)Bishop’s Garden

A beautiful secluded garden adjacent to the Manor’s east side is a lovely hideaway for your ceremony.  About 80 guests can watch you say your I do’s in perfect harmony.

photo-camera (1)Sterrett Room

This is a carpeted room offering a warm and welcoming feel perfect for bridal or baby showers. It can also be used for an attendant’s room offering ample space to dress, socialize and unwind before the ceremony. It is located on the mezzanine level and accommodates up to 49 guests. Sterrett Floorplan

photo-camera (1)The Library

The library is an intimate gathering spot for small groups, ideal for the bar, coffee service or even a photo booth.

photo-camera (1)THE RIDGELY ROOM

Our main meeting room has a stationary 12-foot glass top conference table with 12 comfy chairs surrounding it, perfect for a groomsman dressing area, gift table or Vendor break room.

Coming on April 2, 2017 our Wedding and Events Showcase! Register Now.

http://www.historic-oakland.com/showcase/  Schedule a Tour

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Weekday Facility Rates

Rental Rates for Mon.-Thurs. between 9 am and 11 pm and Friday 9am – 4pm.

(Ask about a 10% discount for events in Dec., Jan., or Feb.)

Weekend Facility Rates

Rental Rates for Fri. after 4 pm through Sunday at 11 pm.

(Ask about a 10% discount for events in Dec., Jan., or Feb.)

To book a meeting room, first contact our office for availability.

Planning a corporate reception or party?  Contact us form.

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