Located in the heart of downtown McKinney, TX; Gather is an intimate and romantic venue for your perfect wedding. Newly renovated, Gather has an occupancy of 150 guests. We have an exclusive caterer and also offer BYOB services.
Amenities + Details
Indoor Event Space
Outdoor - Covered
Outdoor - Not Covered
Up to 150
Venue Service Offerings
Bar & Drinks, Cakes & Desserts, Food & Catering, Planning, Rentals & Equipment, Service Staff
Awards and Affiliations
Gather in Downtown McKinney Reviews
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Reviewed On 4/14/2017 by Sarah S
I wish I could give them six stars. We picked our wedding venue just as we were moving out of town, so we had to plan a lot of it long-distance. Other than some hiccups with the catering contact/catering pricing (which they have since changed!)...
Reviewed On 10/16/2017 by Erika E
We could not have asked for a better wedding experience! Everything went exactly how we wanted and planned and so much of that was thanks to Jennifer at Gather McKinney. We stumbled upon the Gather venue online and fell in love with the perfect...
Reviewed On 9/13/2017 by keyla S
When I saw this venue I knew I wanted my wedding here cause its a very pretty venue but what put the cherry on top was Jennifer and crystal they were lovely!! They made us feel like we known each other forever like family the service is a 10!! ...
Reviewed On 10/09/2018 by Susan F
Jennifer was fabulous!! She was an example of calm under pressure, on site for the entire wedding to ensure the perfect evening. (She even managed to figure out the bustle on my daughter’s wedding dress!!) Her staff was equally professional, r...
Response from the Vendor on 10/12/2018
Hello Susan, thank you so much for your kind words; we so enjoyed having your family at Gather. Please be advised that Gather has the ability to host any event up to 175 guests. Seating arrangements are customized for each event. Yours, for...
Reviewed On 10/02/2018 by Jennifer K
I cannot say enough good things about our wedding at Gather in McKinney and working with Jennifer. We had looked at several other venues around the metroplex but knew upon our first visit that Gather was the place for us. Jennifer made us feel ...
Reviewed On 9/26/2018 by Sara L
Working with Jennifer at Gather was an incredible experience. She guided me on everything so that I had very little to worry about. She was also extremely kind and sweet to my family. We adore her!
Reviewed On 8/30/2018 by Kathleen B
What can I say about The Gather in McKinney!! A fabulous venue! Jennifer and her team made our wedding an evening to remember! The Food, The Venue, The Bartenders! Everything was exceptional! We are looking for another reason to book again...
Reviewed On 8/28/2018 by Sara W
I cannot give Gather enough stars! This venue was perfect for my wedding day. From Jennifer, to CN Catering, to the staff. It was THE PERFECT day!
Jennifer is a professional, kind, servant-hearted host, and she is ALWAYS on her game. From craz...
Reviewed On 6/25/2018 by Hailey A
Jennifer was absolutely wonderful to work with! We could not have asked for a better venue, staff, or caterer! We had the perfect day and it was so simple, elegant, and intimate. Thank you to everyone who made it that much more special for us.
Reviewed On 6/21/2018 by Caitlyn S
Jennifer and her entire staff at Gather were amazing. Our wedding was a dream come true. It has been 2 months since our wedding and we are still getting compliments on the venue and food!
Reviewed On 4/23/2018 by Pam W
What an amazing night!! Everything looked absolutely beautiful the staff was exceptional! They made sure everything flowed beautifully the staff checked on us and our guests constantly. Our guests ranted about the decor and how PERFECT the site...
Reviewed On 2/04/2018 by ANA I
Gather is a gorgeous, really lovely venue in a cute, quaint area. The venue is ran as a family business and Jennifer - owner, coordinator and planner is amazing. She will help you stay on track leading to the big day and that everything will r...
Reviewed On 12/06/2017 by Scott W
Jennifer was an absolute pleasure to work with. She made sure everything was perfect for our rehearsal dinner. The staff was unbelievable and provided excellent service. The venue itself is absolutely beautiful and I would recommend it to anyon...
Reviewed On 11/06/2017 by Jocelyne D
I do not have enough words to say how wonderful crystal and Jen were from
The start to the end. Jennifer was amazing at working with me throughout the logistics of the wedding, planning, payments, you name it! She was always on time replying an...
Reviewed On 11/01/2017 by Loren H
We had both our ceremony and reception at Gather. Crystal and Jennifer are completely wonderful owners. They answered every question I had, and were so helpful giving decorating suggestions. They are so kind and warm and very knowledgable about...
Reviewed On 10/02/2017 by Brad K
Gather in old downtown McKinney was a real find! My bride searched far and wide for a venue that could handle both a ceremony and a reception. We wanted a place with enough ambience that we wouldn't have to spend thousands decorating to look li...
Reviewed On 9/25/2017 by Lynn A
We HIGHLY recommend this wonderful venue. Jennifer and Crystal are amazing and they will make sure that your event is absolutely wonderful. Our wedding was on August 27, and it was the first time there was a Jewish wedding at Gather. Crystal...
Reviewed On 9/15/2017 by Shelby T
Do yourself a favor and BOOK YOUR WEDDING AT GATHER!!!!! I literally could not have dreamed of a more perfect wedding than Jennifer put on! I am so thankful I was able to book my reception at this wonderful family owned business who truly loves...
Reviewed On 8/13/2017 by Sarah J
Absolutely amazing staff, location and food. Highly, highly recommend!
Reviewed On 6/30/2017 by Brittany K
We had our rehearsal dinner here, and everything was very professional! It is such a gorgeous and unique building, and it was cool to have our dinner somewhere with a different look than our wedding venue. The food was great and everyone had a ...
Reviewed On 6/27/2017 by Knottiea3ee52d86ed08160
Gather was everything we were looking for in a venue plus so much more!!! The charm, history, food, staff, ambiance and attention to detail led to the perfect kickoff for our wedding weekend. We had over 100 guests at the rehearsal dinner but...
Reviewed On 5/23/2017 by Casey R
Wow, where do we even begin with choosing Gather as our ceremony & reception venue. The moment you walk into Gather is such a magical moment. The building is filled with so much Downtown McKinney history and the original wood floors, exposed br...
Reviewed On 4/13/2017 by Jenna D
From the moment we first met owners Crystal and Jennifer, we knew we'd found the perfect place to host our wedding reception. The atmosphere is gorgeous, with crystal chandeliers, exposed brick walls and hardwood floors - it's truly impressive....
Reviewed On 2/22/2017 by Sarah L
We got married Jan 28, 2017! Gather hosted the ceremony and the reception and I cannot believe how beautifully everything went. Jennifer and Crystal (a mom and daughter team) were a pleasure to work with, friendly, professional, and comforting ...
Reviewed On 1/30/2017 by Alex A
My husband and I had an absolutely amazing and magical wedding night!!
The whole process of planning our wedding from the food tastings to our planning meetings were smooth and organized. Both Jennifer and Crystal were such valuable assets to ...