Located in lovely Heflin, Alabama, The Barn at Bennett Flats invites couples to celebrate the beauty and the Southern charm of an ageless barn that makes a great wedding ceremony and reception space. Standing on 300 acres of scenic Alabama river bottom, The Barn at Bennett Flats borders the gorgeous Tallapoosa River, creating an amazing backdrop for those "first-look" photos.
With its soaring ceilings and sparkling Edison light bulb wagon wheel chandelier, The Barn at Bennett Flats provides couples with an amazing location for an indoor wedding ceremony or reception. The venue capacity is 400 guests for a sit-down reception dinner, dancing and a spectacular ceremony. The rustic wooden walls of the barn are topped with a traditional tin roof, and the second floor balcony space makes a spectacular location for wedding photos. Beautiful covered balconies overlook the farmland surrounding the Barn and create a perfect place for a quiet champagne toast. Surrounding the Barn at The Barn at Bennett Flats, the Grounds share 300 acres of rolling hills and towering trees. Accented with wooden fences, an original grain silo and meadows of wildflowers, the Grounds create an amazing location for an outdoor wedding ceremony and reception. Space for outside tents makes the Grounds suitable for both the wedding and the reception regardless of the season.
The Barn is situated equidistant between Atlanta and Birmingham, and within a convenient 12 minute hop to a large selection of hotels in Oxford, Alabama. However, our Barn House (within walking distance of the venue) can be rented for your entire wedding weekend! It hosts a beautiful bridal suite, honeymoon suite, an amazing state of the art kitchen and can sleep 10-12 guests! Our newly added Groomsmen Cabin is located about six minutes from the wedding venue in a woodsy setting where the groom and his groomsmen can relax and enjoy their wedding weekend. It also sleeps 10-12 guests. You can find both properties on Airbnb if you just want a getaway!