The best wedding venues in Louisiana - available for your local or destination wedding
Whether you want a gorgeous southern estate or a classic New Orleans wedding in the French Quarters, these venues are the best of the best. To find the leading venues in Louisiana for your wedding, look no further than our trusted top ten hotlist!

Southern Oaks Plantation

Best Louisiana Wedding Venue
Owners Bobby and Sue Asaro started Southern Oaks Plantation in 1987 with a dream to become more than your average New Orleans wedding venue. Known for their divine cuisine and excellent service, the talented wedding experts are there to help with all the little details. Have a romantic ceremony on the front lawn then move inside this historic mansion to the updated and contemporary ballroom. Enjoy their all-inclusive wedding package with additional enhancements to make your wedding truly unique. This Antebellum yet modern estate is charming and breathtaking, making it the perfect spot for a magical Southern wedding.

Il Mercato

Operating as a dedicated venue for Joel Catering and Special Events, Il Mercato not only boasts excellent cuisine but also a beautiful space for any New Orleans wedding. With a Spanish influence, this gorgeous venue is a fresh take on the typical Louisiana wedding location. With the ability to be transformed to fit any style of wedding, Il Mercato offers an enchanting courtyard and stunning chandeliers as well as room for 450 guests. Having recently undergone an extensive renovation, Il Mercato features a historic yet modern flair perfect for any celebration.

Latrobe's on Royal

Best Louisiana Wedding Venue
Located in the historic and romantic French Quarter, Latrobe's on Royal is the perfect location for a true New Orleans wedding. Whether you want lavish and glamour or intimate and simple, this unique venue is sure to be the perfect backdrop for any wedding. The dedicated team at Latrobe's is there to help plan and coordinate your dream wedding. Built in 1822 as a bank, this venue is filled with history. With original stonework and rustic charm, the iconic architecture of this New Orleans venue is sure to impress.

Race & Religious

Best Louisiana Wedding Venue
Located in the Garden District in New Orleans, Race & Religious is a timeless venue filled with historic architecture and true New Orleans style. Made up of a Creole cottage and a Greek-revival row house, this romantic 1830's event space can hold up to 300 guests, perfect for a grand event or an intimate occasion. Have your ceremony on the courtyard next to the tranquil pool and then dance the night away under the stars. With rustic exposed brick and original details, Race & Religious is the perfect spot for any wedding.

The Chicory

Best Louisiana Wedding Venue
Built in 1852 and opened as an event venue in 2009, the Chicory is a classic example of rich New Orleans history. Located in the warehouse district, this premier wedding venue boasts exposed beams, brick walls, gas lanterns and enough space for up to 800 people. This historic warehouse building is perfect for a true New Orleans inspired celebration. In addition to a gorgeous space, the Chicory will also provide delicious food, basic rentals and dedicated management there to help with every detail. You and your guests will fall in love with the spectacular Chicory.
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