3211 2nd Ave S. Birmingham, AL 35222, Birmingham, AL
The Theodore is a historic wedding venue located in Birmingham, AL. Situated in the heart of the city’s old industrial neighborhood, the property lies at the cross-section between Birmingham’s past and present. An ideal choice for a style-conscious couple looking to make a statement, it is a truly distinct setting for a big day. An adaptable setting for parties of all scales, its central location makes it accessible to guests arriving from far and wide. Birmingham’s Lakeview Industrial District is an area defined by Birmingham’s rich history. Throughout the neighborhood signs of “The Magic City’s” industrial past define characterful street fronts that are quickly becoming filled by hip eateries and bars. The Theodore plays such a role, offering a setting of industrial-chic that features modern facilities for celebrations. This carefully restored venue boasts exposed brickwork, hardwoods floorings, and the warehouse’s original barrel trussed ceilings. An Art-Modern inspired space, its open-plan design and high-reaching ceilings allow ample natural light to flood the interior. From above, show-stopping chandeliers of cut glass shine down upon guests adding an element of sophistication to proceedings. With its multiple stylish spaces, The Theodore is a truly flexible venue that can welcome parties up to 750 guests. In addition to the main rooms, there is also a private suite, The Swann Room, that can be used as a get-ready space. The party can step outside and enjoy the vibrant atmosphere of the neighborhood thanks to the venue’s private porch and courtyard space. Wedding vendors from caterers to bands can set up out of sight in The Lab, a back-of-house space that features a loading dock and kitchen. The property has an exclusive agreement with Beyond Details Catering and Design. One of the city’s foremost events companies, their menus are replete with modern takes on classic Southern comfort dishes. The team can also help design an event that takes full advantage of the venue’s characterful spaces.