GET MARRIED IN SEVIERVILLE, TENNESSEE
Choose a wedding venue in the foothills of the Smoky Mountains.
Your wedding day is a definite high along the rolling road of life, so a mountain setting feels especially fitting. For a backdrop as special as your day, tie the knot in Sevierville, Tennessee. Nestled in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains, the charming city of Sevierville is chockfull of wedding venues from elegant to casual. Your big day deserves a perfect setting. Here are some options that routinely bring smiles to the faces of grooms- and brides-to-be.
Choose between a woodland arbor and open-air chapel as the setting for your ceremony on this five-acre property. Both are so picturesque that if you can’t decide just toss a coin: It’s not like you can go wrong. Weddings of up to 125 guests will be comfortably seated during the ceremony and can later dance the night away at your tented reception. Of course, your guests can also grab a drink at the bar, stroll through the meticulous gardens, relax by a crackling fire, and dig into a catered meal by your chosen vendor. Two log cabins on the property stand ready to serve as a bridal suite and groom’s quarters. The Cardinal’s Nest is named a 2019 “Couple’s Choice” by Wedding Wire.
Select a wedding package and you can relax rather than fret about every detail. Christian ceremonies for up to 30 guests on this 25-acre private estate can be held outdoors, on a covered porch for a feeling that’s both in- and outdoors, or by a stone fireplace in a comfortable room. Intimate weddings with up to 12 guests can even book overnight lodging on the property. All packages include the services of a professional wedding coordinator, dressing suites, décor, dance floor and digital music, professional photography, a three-tier wedding cake, and a four-hour reception. Flower Mountain is a 2019 pick for “Best of Weddings” by The Knot.
Bask in the serenity of the Smokies at this resort with a Christian atmosphere. Whether your dream wedding includes just the two of you or up to 300 guests, this place sets a romantic mood. Hold your ceremony in the open-air prayer garden that’s decorated with a vine arbor and rustic wooden cross while the mountains behind Pigeon Forge serve as a spectacular backdrop. Gazebos and another arbor stand ready for additional photo ops. Host your reception at The Lodge and even stay overnight right on property in a private cabin or villa. Your wedding party and guests can stay at the resort, too. A big cabin can accommodate up to 40 people, perfect for large families. .
This 57-acre farm sets a classy stage for weddings. Hold your ceremony by the river, against magnificent mountain views, or inside a renovated barn with huge sliding doors for the best of both indoor and outdoor conveniences. Pose for photos by trees that are hundreds of years old, against the farm’s white fences, or even near grazing horses. Packages simplify planning and include professional consultation, rental of your preferred location on the property, rehearsal time, farmhouse tables and benches, decorations, valet parking, and eight hours to enjoy it all.
Romantic weddings can be budget-friendly: Stellar packages start at $125. Host a simple Christian ceremony alongside a mountain stream, inside a charming log cabin, at a special hotel, under a white mountaintop gazebo, surrounded by a blooming garden, or even inside a charming country chapel. Wedding planner and photographer Olga Wierbicki can help plan all the details including flowers, cake, candles and more to help dreams come true without breaking the bank.
This authentic Southern Plantation built in 1860 is an elegant, one-of-a-kind venue. Feel like royalty when you arrive at your ceremony in a horse-drawn carriage. Multiple settings are available depending on the length of your guest list, from the intimate Carriage House to the spacious lawn. The Milk Parlor can seat 300 guests in rows or 150 guests for dinner. Use the whole property and you can host thousands. Photo options abound across more than 60 acres of barns, walking paths, fire pits, and even a playground. New all-inclusive packages include six-hour use of the venue, officiant, photography, buffet, and wedding cake for parties of up to 20.
For more information about planning a wedding in Dolly Parton’s hometown, visit Sevierville Chamber of Commerce Membership Directory and and search weddings plus check the weddings directory on VisitSevierville.com.