The trill of a bird, moss floating from ancient oaks in the breeze and the sound of water falling from the garden fountain lends any affair a quiet elegance that only nature can provide. Our award-winning gardens and spacious lawns are perfect for tastefully elegant gatherings and celebrations. The Herlong specializes in small, intimate weddings and events against the mansion and garden backdrop.
The Herlong Mansion property is perfect to make your dream wedding come true. You may wish to share a garden service at the gazebo with a few friends and family or you might like to invite guests to a more formal service, followed by a reception under the stars. Whatever your dream, we’re available to assist so that your special day is relaxing and enjoyable for everyone, including you !
Garden weddings with receptions include use of grounds with fully groomed lawns, abundant flower beds, rose-lined walkways, gazebo draped in jasmine and The Long Hall with the two bathroom facilities . It does not include the interior of the Mansion Inn which may be rented separately.
Sanity Gurus is a yoga studio and wellness center located just outside downtown Gainesville. The studio is available to rent for your next social party or corporate meeting. The space is perfect for baby showers, bridal showers, wellness and corporate events, as well as small weddings! The studio features large windows which provides plenty of natural sunlight and creates an open feel in this intimate space.
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