Jackson, Mississippi's Most Stunning Wedding Venues

Mississippi's capital city is chock-full of beautiful wedding venues.
Lauren Dana Ellman - The Knot Contributor.
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Lauren Dana Ellman
Lauren Dana Ellman - The Knot Contributor.
Lauren Dana Ellman
The Knot Contributor
  • Lauren is a contributor for The Knot covering topics such as music, cakes, venues and speeches.
  • She has been published in a wide array of lifetsyle-oriented publications including SELF and Allure.
  • Lauren is a proud graduate of Syracuse University's SI Newhouse School of Public Communication.
Updated Jun 30, 2021

Mississippi is renowned for its signature Southern charm and warm hospitality. (It's nicknamed The Hospitality State for a reason.) What's more, in Jackson — the state's capital city — you'll find this to be especially true, which makes it an incredibly special place to celebrate your wedding day with loved ones. And, when it comes to wedding venues in Jackson, there's no shortage of stunning options. Regardless of where you choose to say "I do" — whether it's a posh country club, a working cattle farm, or a historic hotel — you can expect the same welcoming ambiance and attentive service.
Keep scrolling for the most gorgeous wedding venues in Jackson, all of which have something special to offer.

The Reed House at Live Oaks in Jackson, Mississippi

Ring in your big day at The Reed House at Live Oaks, which is located at Live Oaks Golf Club in Jackson. The venue offers several indoor and outdoor options to choose from, including a 1,500-square-foot pavilion, an expansive outdoor space, and a sprawling, 10,000-square-foot indoor banquet hall. The 130-acre grounds are lined with live, 250-year-old oak trees, lush landscapes, and manicured gardens. As an added bonus, the wedding venue also throws in outdoor furniture (think: tables, chairs, couches, and fire pits) free of charge.

The Country Club of Jackson in Jackson, Mississippi

Host your dream wedding at The Country Club of Jackson, which is located about 12 miles from downtown Jackson. The extravagant wedding venue spans a whopping 55,000 square feet, including 15,000 square feet of interior space. The lavish country club can accommodate up to 1,200 guests and offers top-notch cuisine, hospitable service, and pristine golf course views.

The Ice House Venue in Jackson, Mississippi

This historic wedding venue dates back to the early 20th century and can host up to 1,000 guests. The industrial-inspired interiors are complete with exposed brick, iron chandeliers, string lights, and wooden columns. Other architectural highlights include detailed ironwork, a grand spiral staircase, and a beautiful brick courtyard for ceremonies, cocktail hours, and rehearsal dinners. The 3,000-square-foot man cave, which is outfitted with TVs, pool tables, a sleek bar, and leather couches, is a plus. The full-service wedding venue also offers in-house catering, florals, and decor options.

Duling Hall in Jackson, Mississippi

Duling Hall's central Fondren location (about 10 minutes from downtown Jackson) puts you within close proximity to some of Jackson's best attractions. The building was originally constructed back in 1928 as an elementary school. However, it's since been completely transformed. Today, it's one of Jackson's most renowned wedding venues, event spaces, and concert halls. The brick exterior is complete with large windows to let in lots of natural light — and the chandelier-lined interior is sure to charm you and your guests. Couples can choose to host their wedding indoors or outdoors.

Mississippi Museum of Art in Jackson, Mississippi

All art enthusiasts should consider saying "I do" at the acclaimed Mississippi Museum of Art, which is one of downtown Jackson's most dynamic event venues and cultural attractions. Whether you're dreaming of an extravagant wedding reception to a more intimate wedding ceremony, the museum can accommodate weddings of all sizes (think: as small as 60 to as large as 600). The Mississippi Museum of Art offers indoor and outdoor event space.

Find your kind of venue

From barns to ballrooms, discover reception venues that feel like you.

The Westin Jackson in Jackson, Mississippi

The Westin Jackson offers an elegant ambiance: plus six different venue options to choose from — adding up to over 11,000 square feet of event space. The Jackson Ballroom, which is equipped with its own outdoor terrace and cocktail hour space, is the largest of them all, accommodating up to 900 guests. This wedding venue in Jackson, MS offers several wedding packages to choose from to best suit your budgetary requirements.

The Hilton Garden Inn –Jackson Downtown in Jackson, Mississippi

The centrally located Hilton Garden Inn – Jackson Downtown, housed in the old King Edward Hotel, offers 7,321 square feet of event space. (Fun fact: The building itself was constructed nearly a century ago and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Its dreamy decor and sun-drenched interiors (think: a grand staircase, arched ceilings, and more) serves as the perfect backdrop for your special day. The stylish Grand Ballroom is large enough to host up to 350 of your closest friends and family members.

The Vault Venue in Brandon, Mississippi

The Vault Venue is located in downtown Brandon (about 20 minutes outside of Jackson). The massive, two-story event space can accommodate over 1,400-plus guests (standing). It boasts beautiful design touches like sparkling chandeliers, sleek concrete floors, massive windows, exposed brick, and stunning vault doors that will have you feel as if you stepped back in time all of which make for stunning photo opps.

The Gin at Rasberry Greene in Soso, Mississippi

The Gin at Rasberry Greene – with its expansive porch, tree-lined grounds, and shimmering lake – offers a truly tranquil setting for your special day. The 300-person reception venue, which is surrounded by pristine forest, is located about 90 minutes outside of Jackson in the town of Soso. Here, couples can exchange vows in one of several outdoor ceremony spaces. Other highlights include antique church pews and wooden panels. After you officially tie the knot, bring the party inside the rustic yet elegant barn.

Oak Hill Estate in Summit, Mississippi

The eight-acre Oak Hill Estate in Summit (approximately 80 miles outside of Jackson) is awe-inspiring in every sense of the word. The mansion itself dates over 200 years – it was built back in 1820! – and spans 2,600 square feet. There's also an additional 6,700 square feet of banquet space. The grounds feature gorgeous greenery, majestic oak trees, and beautiful gardens. Here, you can opt to have your wedding ceremony or reception indoors or outdoors. Meanwhile, the patio, which is decked out with romantic string lights and firepits, makes the perfect setting for cocktail hours or rehearsal dinners. Couples also have the option to rent stunning centerpieces directly from the venue.

Sterling Hall in Canton, Mississippi

Located in the city of Canton in Madison County – which is around a half-hour outside of Jackson – Sterling Hall is not to be missed. The upscale venue, which spans two floors, combines industrial design with elegance. Its lofted ceilings, exposed brick, iron detailing, hanging chandeliers, and custom-built staircase scream sophistication. Plus, the 500-person event space is fully air-conditioned (which is especially convenient in the summertime!). Sterling Hall also offers an in-house catering and floral design team for added convenience.

Monmouth Historic Inn & Gardens in Natchez, Mississippi

The fairytale-worthy Monmouth Historic Inn & Gardens in Natchez (just under two hours from Jackson) can accommodate up to 250 guests. The quaint inn – which is housed in an 1818-era mansion – and event venue is set across 26 picturesque acres of land dotted with oak trees and flowers. Choose from several indoor and outdoor event spaces, all of which make the perfect setting for your dream wedding day. Among the most notable is the Sanctuary, an opulent outdoor wedding ceremony space that resembles a Grecian temple with stately columns. There's also an outdoor courtyard, a covered patio, a romantic gazebo, and three uber-romantic indoor reception venues.

The Hideaway at Reed's Estate in Monticello, Mississippi

Dreaming of an authentic barn wedding? Look no further than The Hideaway at Reed's Estate, which is one-part wedding venue, one-part fully functioning cattle farm. The sprawling, 250-acre venue features rolling pasture fields as far as the eye can see, as well as two running creeks. In terms of event spaces, there are several options to choose from. These include the eye-catching, aptly named Red Barn (which is air-conditioned!) that's decorated with chandeliers, along with a rustic wooden chapel where you can exchange vows. You can also host your wedding ceremony outdoors in front of a large wooden cross or surrounded by farmland. There's also Cypress Barn, which boasts outdoor and indoor space, and the covered Brown Barn, which is adorned with string lights and drapes. The Hideaway at Reed's Estate is located in the sleepy town of Monticello, which is about a 75-minute drive from Jackson.

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