Chesterton Square

143 Nw Railroad Ave Ponchatoula, LA
Max Capacity: 300 people
Chesterton Square is the most unique facility on the North shore to host your dream wedding or special occasion. Beautiful draperies, custom lighting, and a stunning chandelier captivate the eye when entering this enchanting castle-like structure. Because this versatile 10,000+ square foot facility can accommodate a variety of event types, sizes, and styles, Chesterton Square can be transformed from a large formal wedding reception to a casual banquet or luncheon. Chesterton Square provides an exquisite canvas that gives you the flexibility to customize your event by choosing your desired vendors to reflect your personal taste and budget. The knowledgeable coordinators of Chesterton Square will work closely with you and your event staff to create a customized layout that captures your design vision. Why settle for anything less than your dream experience? At Chesterton Square, you can truly “make it your own.”
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Amenities
  • On-Site Catering Service
Features
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 300
  • Special Features: Beautiful Semi-Transparent Draperies - Dimmable Crystal Chandelier - Elegant White Theatrical Lighting - New Orleans-style Street Lamps - Antique Wagon For Gifts - Elegantly Furnished Bridal Suite
Amite, LA  
$195-$25,000 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.
Baton Rouge, LA  
Capacity: 1000
$10-$60 per person
We just finished 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 and your event more memorable. 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!
Baton Rouge, LA  
Capacity: 85
The Guru, a unique venue in Baton Rouge, 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 parties of every description, dinners, receptions, fundraisers, showers, acoustic music performances, art shows, meetings, recitals, classes and workshops. Inclusive atmosphere welcomes events that encourage public discourse and unite the community.
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.