Dunaway Gardens

3218 Roscoe Road
Newnan, Georgia 30263
678-423-4050

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Average Base Cost: $24,000

Our average base cost for a Dunaway Gardens wedding is calculated by figuring a 125-person guest list for a Saturday ceremony/reception using a food/beverage cost of $125/pp. Entertainment, flowers, furniture, additional decorations and rentals, transportation, and photography are NOT included. Price is rounded up to the nearest thousand. Gratuity and sales tax is included.

*Prices subject to change

 

How it breaks down:

Facility Rental Fee: Their base venue rental fees break down as follows:

  • Saturdays:$3,900
  • Sundays or Fridays: $2,900
  • Monday-Thursday: $1,900

The venue also offers a Wedding Package which would include your choice of wedding/event sites, climate-ready tents as well as tables, classic white linens, chairs, and golf carts. Pricing for these packages would start at $6,000 and up.

dunaway gardens wedding venue

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Extras: Tables, chairs, linens, food/beverage, alcohol, tents, and golf carts are all a la carte if you go with the base pricing, so be sure to get these upfront before booking.

What’s Included: The base venue rental fee includes:

  • 10 Hours Rental Time
  • 2 Hours Rehearsal Time
  • 2 Hours of Engagement Photo-shoot Time

Food and Beverage: Outside caterers are allowed

Other Vendors: Outside vendors are allowed

More Stats:

Space Type: Outside (with tenting options)

dunaway gardens wedding venue

Photo by Chancey Charm

Size: Up to 300 guests

Bridal Suite: Yes, a bridal suite is available to use

Parking: Yes

How Will Grandma Get There? There are a couple hotel options within 15 minutes from Dunaway Gardens, including the TownePlace Suites by Marriott. Downtown Atlanta and the Atlanta airport are about 50 minutes from the venue.

Party On! A County ordinance requires amplified sound to shut off at 11:00 p.m.

The Report: 

Opened in 1934 as a “theatrical training ground for stage performances,” the rock and floral garden was even home for awhile to actress Minnie Pearl. The 25-acre property was purchased in 2000 by it’s current owner, Jennifer Bigham, as an event space for weddings as well as being open to visitors.

Woman Getting Married Says:

There are so many gorgeous outdoor ceremony sites at this venue, including the Amphitheater, Arrowhead Pools, Hanging Gardens, and the ancient Wedding Tree to name a few. I also love that you can bring in your own vendors, including caterers. However, keep in mind this is mostly an outdoor wedding venue, which means you’ll need a tent for your reception. I do prefer this location for local brides vs. destination weddings where a lot of guests have to travel in from out of town, since they would most likely want to stay in Atlanta. Overall though the venue is such a pretty location that Atlanta brides looking for an outdoor garden venue should definitely put it on their list!

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Our Rating

7 Amenities/What’s Included

7 Convenient for Grandma

7 Layout

8 Location

10 Overall Charm

8 Venue Value

WGM Rating

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