Houmas House Plantation And Gardens

40136 Highway 942 Darrow, LA
Max Capacity: 500 people
Houmas House Plantation And Gardens is located at Darrow, LA. The Gardens of Houmas House Plantation have been developed as a lush 38-acre panorama of indigenous Louisiana plant life and stunning exotics designed to beckon visitors to extend their stay. Houmas House Plantation and Gardens is a stunning and romantic setting for memorable weddings, from the grandest of ceremonies and receptions to the most intimate. They provide professional staff offers planning assistance and resources to create turn-key events of any scale, including catering, entertainment, equipment and any special needs. The Hampton Garden, the Upper Garden and the Neptune Pavillion Fountain and Lawn flank the dramatic and inviting Fountain Courtyard where many guests like to congregate following their tour of the Mansion. Special events at Houmas House Plantation and Gardens are truly memorable, from the small picnic or intimate dinner party to a grand reception, large corporate outing or family reunion. From the fountain courtyard to the grand lawn, the garconierre, gardens, dining room and galleries, you'll find multiple settings that will fire your imagination and impress your guests. Houmas House Plantation, one of the South's oldest and most beautiful plantation estates, is the home of Latil's Landing Restaurant, Café Burnside and The Wine Cellars of Houmas House.
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Amenities
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Outdoor Function Area
Features
  • Credit Cards Accepted: Major Credit Cards Accepted.
  • Facility Location Setting: Take Interstate - 55 South to Interstate - 10 West. Proceed to Sorrento Exit 182 (Hwy 22). At the bottom of the exit ramp, turn left on LA Hwy 22.
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 500
  • Nearest Airport: 1-5 miles
  • Nearest Overnight Accommodations: 1-5 miles
  • Nearest Public Transportation: 6-10 miles
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 8
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 6,362
  • Year Built: 1840
Amite, LA  
$195-$10,000 per event
Breathtaking and beautiful, Blythewood is a greek revival mansion that is over 10,000 sq feet which stands on approx 10 acres. This mansion is the perfect setting for both your ceremony and reception, bridal shower, engagement party, corporate meetings, etc. We offer rental only packages as well as catered or both. Meaning, we can provide a partial menu and you may supplement the food with your "Uncle Joe's" famous jambalaya or etouffee that is a traditional item served at the reception." What we are saying is if you would like to bring in additional or all food items, you are allowed to, including alcohol, which most places do not allow. We are extremely flexible. Blythewood has bed & breakfast rooms if you need to house, family, friends, or even the wedding party. Our weekend weddings are our specialty. This consist of renting all the Bed & Breakfast rooms and we would not host any other events from Friday at 4pm till Sunday at 11am which gives you ample time for additional decorating, taking photos, preparing food, etc. Be sure and visit us on Facebook.
Denham Springs, LA  
$2,850 per event
This old rustic style plantation home sits among beautiful Live Oak trees. The landscape is absolutely stunning. Oakleigh House has a large deck that steps down to a stone patio area that gives the bride and groom a chance to spend their special day inside or outside. The loft is used for a dressing room for the bride and her bridesmaids for her special day and the groom has a room down stairs for him and his guys. The Oakleigh House has a large kitchen. You can have your event catered or bring your own food. The kitchen has a large covered area in the rear for outdoor cooking.
Baton Rouge, LA  
Capacity: 85
The Guru, a unique venue in Baton Rouge that doubles as a listening room, is located in the Circa 1857 complex on Government and 19th Streets just across from The Garden District. Housed in an original 1920s mechanics garage, The Guru is a fusion of funky and serene. The perfect space for catered dinners, receptions, fundraisers, showers, acoustic music performances, art shows, meetings, recitals, classes and workshops. Inclusive atmosphere welcomes public discourse to unite the community, explore local culture and share common ground.
Baton Rouge, LA  
Capacity: 1000
We are 99% finished with major ($27M) renovations and the Baton Rouge Marriott is a brand new and gorgeous property for your special occasion! Guest rooms, public & meeting spaces, pool, and restaurant & bar have all been redesigned with the comforts and conveniences of modern hospitality to make your stay more enjoyable. The Baton Rouge Marriott is conveniently located off of Interstate 10 in the heart of the city – we’re only 4 miles from Louisiana State University, 5 miles from the Louisiana State Capitol and just 60 miles from New Orleans and Lafayette. With 299 guest rooms and over 20,000 square feet of elegant meeting/event spaces, our property is the perfect fit for various special events from conventions to weddings. Our culinary and event staff eagerly await to help you plan and flawlessly execute your next function with unparalleled service. Contact us today to find out how we can make your next occasion a success!