Winston-Salem Wedding Reception
From the historic charm of Old Salem to sophisticated hotel ballrooms, Winston-Salem has many choices when it comes to selecting a venue for your wedding reception. The perfect reception site will comfortably accommodate all of your guests and will include just the right elements to host the wedding celebration you’ve always wanted.
Smaller details like a dance floor, catering requirements, and nearby or onsite lodging for out-of-town guests may play a role in your decision. Be sure to visit the facilities you’re considering in person before making your choice. These Winston-Salem wedding reception venues may suit your needs:
Winston-Salem Wedding Reception Venue: Henry F. Shaffner House
A short walk from Old Salem, this elegant Winston-Salem hotel boasts a classic Tudor design and several reception options that can accommodate up to 148 guests (106 in cold weather). The Shaffner House restaurant provides all catering and bar services. Nine uniquely decorated rooms are available for overnight guests, including suites with Jacuzzi tubs. The entire main level of the house, as well as all nine rooms, can be reserved for $2300.
Winston-Salem Wedding Reception Venue: SciWorks
An intriguing location for your wedding reception, SciWorks science center and environmental park offers a fun and enriching setting for your celebration. The entire museum - including the planetarium and fascinating hands-on exhibit halls – are available for six hours for $2500, or you can choose specific areas of the museum for smaller gatherings. You’re free to choose any caterer for your event.
Winston-Salem Wedding Reception Venue: Tanglewood Park
Known for the annual Festival of Lights during the holiday season, Tanglewood Park is also a beautiful setting for your wedding reception. Choose the elegant ballroom to host a seated dinner for up to 260 guests ($550), or enjoy a rustic celebration in the Tanglewood barn ($800 for up to 330 guests, including outside seating). Located just outside of Winston-Salem in Clemmons, Tanglewood also offers overnight accommodations and the opportunity to exchange vows beneath one of North Carolina’s oldest oak trees.
Henry F. Shaffner House http://www.shaffnerhouse.com/
Tanglewood Park http://www.forsyth.cc/parks/tanglewood/