5430 Vantage Point Road, Columbia, MD
Historic Oakland is a mansion wedding venue welcoming events in Columbia, MD. The grand manor is an ideal choice for an upscale gathering of friends and family to celebrate your love. You can plan a day-long event across its multiple spaces, taking advantage of the mansion’s extensive facilities. The venue’s helpful staff is excited to welcome you to the property and can support you in making your wedding dreams a reality. Constructed in 1811, Historic Oakland is a storied manor whose charm is sure to win over your guests. The building’s white facade stands dignified and marked out against the vibrant backdrop of the surrounding greenery. You can choose to organize an outdoor celebration here in the courtyard of the Bishop’s Garden, your ceremony framed by the branches of a Magnolia tree. Continue your celebration outdoors on the Back Patio, where a tent can be erected to provide shelter for your guests. The Veranda provides a relaxed setting in which to enjoy a cocktail interlude between your ceremony and reception and sports excellent views of the grounds. Heading inside, the Ballroom is an eye-catching setting for a wedding dinner with its grand chandelier and period wall moldings. There is also plenty of space in the foyer of the house for you and your loved ones to share a dance. There are several smaller spaces available should you wish to host a more intimate gathering. In the run-up to the ceremony, you can also relax in the private and tranquil LIbrary which can function as a get-ready suite. Historic Oakland can welcome parties of up to 80 guests in the Ballroom, with an option to extend the party to a capacity of 100 by using the Veranda. Larger parties of 180 guests can be hosted outdoors in the gardens, and smaller gatherings of up to 49 in the Sterrett Room. You can depend on the management of the manor to attend to your every need during your wedding journey. They can help with the planning of your event by providing access to furniture rentals and helping set everything up on the day itself. They welcome outside vendors including caterers, and there is a commercial warming kitchen on-site.