Fred W. Symmes Chapel more commonly known as Pretty Place Chapel is an open air chapel located on Stone Mountain overlooking Greenville County in South Carolina. It is owned by and located on the property of YMCA Camp Greenville (a branch of YMCA of Greenville). The Chapel has been the choice of brides internationally as well as locally. Because of it's natural beauty little or now decoration is needed. You can seat 350 to 400 guests. There is a bride and a grooms dressing room. There is no area for receptions. However, we can advise of local business that can help out our brides-to-be.
The Upper Room is a place of subtle distinction and quiet refinement. Our 90+ year old building with its light-filled windows, hardwood floors, brick walls, and steel beams is a downtown Greenville landmark that not only has a timeless integrity, but also embraces Greenville's progressive and growing community. Our unique venue also has a spectacular Rooftop Garden that is currently under construction and will be ready by the fall of 2016. Enjoy your event with a sunset view right in the middle of the city...simply stunning!
The Upper Room is uniquely situated at the heart of beautiful downtown Greenville, SC rated one of the top ten best downtowns in America. We are within easy walking distance to many parking garages, hotels, restaurants, museums, art galleries, shopping and outdoor activities including Falls Park and The Swamp Rabbit Trail which offer hiking and biking paths.
The Upper Room plays host to all manner of private events - from intimate cocktail parties, social functions and wedding festivities, to all types of corporate events, including seminars, meetings, and celebrations.
Woodburn Historic House is a large 4-story greek revival plantation house currently situated on about 11 acres including the main plantation house, log cook house, replicas of the Adger Victorian Carriage house and a slave/tennant house. The site is owned and operated by the Pendleton Historic Foundation as a house musueum. The house was built by C.C. Pickney in about 1830 and later owned by members of the Adger family of Charleston until 1911. The site is idea for events of all sizes and can accomodate up to 400 guests. The house museum first floor is typically opened during events for guests to tour through but food and beverages are not allow inside due to antique furnishing. The grounds are available for rental for events from April - October but the fall schedule is dependent on the Clemson University home football schedule due to the high volume of game-day traffic on US76.
Artisan Traders, at the heart of Greenville’s Art District in The Village downtown, is a chic, "Old World" building with 12’ ceilings, exposed-brick walls, large sunny windows, a catering area, and free parking. The original works of local artists adorn the walls through-out. Artisan Traders is the perfect venue for your next gathering whether it's a party, wedding, reception, rehearsal dinner, corporate event, or intimate get-together.
Essentia Special Events venue is the most elegant and exciting place to host your celebration! Let us help you with all the party planning details. Our reception halls, with over 4600 sq ft of combined space and elegant decor, create the perfect atmosphere for your birthday party, wedding ceremony and reception, rehearsal dinner, corporate event, or any special occasion you would like to celebrate. Special amenities including FX party lighting and digital surround sound system with wireless microphone.
The Children’s Museum of the Upstate is located on the cultural campus of Heritage Green in downtown Greenville, South Carolina. At 80,000 square feet, the museum is the 7th largest children’s museum in the nation and 10th largest in the world.
Complete with a unique outdoor plaza and 19 interactive exhibit galleries comprised of more than 100 hands-on components, the museum provides a unique facility that will make your event unforgettable!
Planning your wedding can be overwhelming, but taking the time to choose the right venue, caterer, photographer, DJ, and other vendors will help create an unforgettable experience for you and your guests. Consider these tips as you begin your search and learn from the experiences of other brides. Read More