Scarritt Bennett Center (Wightman Chapel)

1008 19th Avenue South, Nashville, TN
Capacity: 300 people

About Scarritt Bennett Center (Wightman Chapel)

Scarritt Bennett is a historic venue located in the Midtown/Vanderbilt area of Nashville, Tennessee. They offer two chapels as well as an international garden for your ceremony, and multiple reception sites. The gorgeous chapels sit on 10 beautiful acres and are open to all faiths and denominations. Scarritt Bennett offers couples a romantic setting surrounded by gothic stone buildings and gorgeously landscaped grounds. Facilities and Capacity Couples can accommodate up to 300 guests at this venue. The Wightman Chapel was built in 1928 and is on the National Historic Register. It boasts an 80-foot center aisle and gothic architecture. For more intimate affairs, they also offer the Skinner Chapel which can accommodate up to 20 guests. It features stained glass and original artwork. If you prefer an outdoor ceremony, they offer their International Garden/Labyrinth. Couples can accommodate up to 80 guests in this semicircle arrangement. They offer multiple indoor sites for an alcohol-free reception, including the Susie Gray Dining Hall. Services Offered This event venue has been a part of the Greater Nashville wedding industry since 2000. They offer event coordination as well as full catering services to make sure your wedding is everything you dreamt it to be. Their services include: • Bridal suite • Accommodations • Tables • Chairs • Linens • Flatware • Glassware • Setup • Cleanup • Lighting and sound • Outside vendors • Parking Cuisine Couples can choose between a hors d'oeuvres, a buffet, family style, stations or a plated meal. The catering staff is happy to accommodate any dietary needs and preferences. They also offer dessert and festive, non-alcoholic beverages. Sample entrees include: • Wild Rice and Boursin Cheese Stuffed Chicken Breast • Pork Chops with Apricot-Apple Chutney • Pesto Penne with Fresh Mozzarella & Pine Nuts • Peppercorn & Garlic Roasted Prime Rib Other Services • In addition to hosting your wedding, Scarritt Bennett is also happy to host your rehearsal dinner. Additional events include: • Elopement • Engagement party • Bridal shower

Event Pricing

Wedding Pricing
$2,750 - $3,750 /event
Pricing for weddings only
Venue Types
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 300