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10 Cheap Charlotte Wedding Venues

Looking for wedding venues in Charlotte NC? This top 10 list will get you started. Includes: historic chapels, park pavilions, greenways, urban buildings and even pop-up weddings!

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Info for wedding venues in Charlotte NC including: Historic St. Mary’s Chapel, Historic Rosedale Plantation, Anne Springs Close Greenway, Omni Charlotte Hotel, The Palisades Country Club, Swan Manor Wedding Venue, Bechtler Museum of Modern Art, CenterStage@NoDa, Chima Brazilian Steakhouse, Deerpond Plantation, Loray Mill Event Hall, Passion8 Dining & Events, Separk Mansion, The Pearl Wedding and Event Center, The VanLandingham Estate, Sugar Creek Brewing Company, First Baptist Church of Charlotte, Skyline Terrace and many more.


Cheap Charlotte Wedding Venues

10 Cheap Charlotte Wedding Venues


wedding venues in charlotte nc Clanton PavillionClanton Pavilion

Location: 3132 Manchester Drive, Charlotte, NC 28217

Cost: This rental costs for this facility for county residents are $480 (Weekends/Holidays) and $241 (Weekdays) for up to 120 people. Non-county resident rental rates are $720 (Weekend/Holidays) and $351 (Weekdays). Alcohol permits are $52.

cheap Charlotte wedding venue Historic St. Mary’s Chapel

Historic St. Mary’s Chapel

Location: 1129 East 3rd Street, Charlotte, NC 28204

Cost: Each rental is $500 (County Residents) and $600 (Non-County Residents), which is for 3 hours and 45 minutes. Additional hours or other events are $125. Rentals are available, including candles, floral arrangements and pew decorations.

Col. Francis Beatty Park

Col. Francis Beatty Park (Lakepoint Hall + Lynn Ellen Odden Memorial Wedding Garden)

Location:  4330 Weddington Rd., Matthews, NC 28105

Cost: The Lakepointe Hall can be rented for $241 (Weekdays), $480 (Weekend/Holiday) for county residents. By renting the hall, you’ll gain access to the Lynn Ellen Odden Memorial Wedding Garden as well, a perfect space for an intimate ceremony.


Jetton Park

Jetton Park

Location: 19000 Jetton Rd., Cornelius, NC 28031

Cost: This park boasts multiple possible locations, all rented separately. The Jetton Park Gazebo or the Sunning Beach rents between $75 and $112 per hour. The indoor Jetton Waterfront Hall rents for $118 (Weekdays) and $256 (Weekends/Holidays) for up to 75 people.

McDowell Nature Preserve

Waterfront Deck

Location: McDowell Nature Preserve: 15222 South York Rd. Charlotte, NC 28278

Cost: Eight-hour rentals during daylight hours are $62 (Weekdays) and $118 (Weekends/Holidays). The capacity is 50 people.

Freedom Park

Mahlon Adams Pavilion

Location: Freedom Park: 1900 East Boulevard, Charlotte, NC 28209

Cost: In-County residents will pay $278 (Weekdays) or $506 (Weekend/Holidays) to rent this facility. The cost for residents of other counties is $356 (Weekdays) or $631 (Weekends/Holidays). The facility has a gas log fireplace and a 42” Plasma TV, and an area with picnic tables outside the pavilion. Capacity is 70 people.

McGill Rose Garden

McGill Rose Garden

Location: 940 N. Davidson Street, Charlotte, NC 28206

Cost: Packages start at $900 for ceremonies for up to 30 guests, $1250 for up to 105 guests. Chairs, PA system, event director, arch and parking are included.

[Photos by BlueSky Photography, on the Nectar Floral Designs website]

A Place in the Vineyard wedding venues in charlotte nc

A Place in the Vineyard

Location: Dennis Vineyards Winery, 24043 Endy Rd, Albemarle, NC 28001

Cost: The venue is $4,000 for a Saturday during prime wedding months (March – Nov) and only $2,700 during off season (Dec – Feb). Options for settings include: gazebo, pecan trees, covered patio, vineyards & barns and the ballroom.


Banquet One

Location: 10616 Metromont Pkwy #100 Charlotte, NC 28269

Cost: Elegant and affordable, this 3300 square foot venue is just $1,000 for a weekend wedding (Friday – Sunday) accommodating 120 to 150 guests. The rental fee for a weekday wedding is $899, and additional hours can be added for $100/hour. Amenities include tables, chairs and sound system.

 William R. Davie William R. Davie Center

Location: 4635 Pineville-Matthews Rd, Charlotte, NC 28226

Cost: The rental cost for this venue is $241 (Weekdays) and $480 (Weekends/Holidays). The capacity is 180 guests.

 Copperhead Island

Location: 15200 Soldier Road, Charlotte, NC 28278

Cost: If you’re looking for a more creative but cheap Charlotte wedding venue, why not rent an island for your wedding? Renting the entire island on a weekend or holiday costs $196 (county residents) and $316 (non-county residents). Weekday rentals cost $134 (county residents) and $210 (non-county residents). Island rental includes picnic shelter (80 person capacity), 6 tent sites, volleyball court and horseshoe pits.

Olde Sycamore Golf Plantation

Location: 7500 Olde Sycamore Drive, Charlotte, NC 28227

Cost: The main dining room and patio of this golf resort is available to rent for $1,300. This includes four hours of event time, tables and chairs, cutlery, linens and event coordinator. Additional time may be added for $100/hour and a ceremony can be hold onsite for $200.



If your location is flexible and you don’t mind your wedding being outside of Charlotte, Lake Junaluska and ASC Greenways are other well-priced alternatives!

If your dates are flexible, check out the “Flash Wedding” option from Carrigan Farms. The beauty of planning a Flash Wedding is two-fold: weather and cost. Eliminate the worries of bad weather, and take advantage of special pricing for booking your wedding less than a month out on off-season times or when a date becomes available at short notice. 

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4 thoughts on “10 Cheap Charlotte Wedding Venues

  1. All growing up I wanted to get married in a barn. Sadly I didn’t, but doesn’t mean I can’t still look at wedding venues right? Maybe my daughter will want to have a barn wedding when she’s older. As for right now I’ll just have to imagine. Thanks for sharing some of the venues you know of.

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