The Larimore is a private, historic estate established in 1858. This Venue boasts 6 acres of enchanting grounds, the charming Victorian mansion and an elegant banquet center. This hidden gem is perfect for those searching for a spectacular event that is “ Unique” and offers plenty of “WOW” factor! Provides for Gazebo weddings in the Garden or Quaint Chapel Weddings, and indoor Receptions.
OVERALL Price Range of Venue
Classic, Traditional, Outdoor Area
Number of Guests:
95 - 250
Dena or Allen
Direct Phone Number
Grounds, Banquet Center and Chapel are wheelchair accessible. Mansion is not.
Audio Visual Capability
Projector and screen available for $50.00.
China, Flatware, Tables, Bridal Prep Area, Glassware, Linens, Clean Up, Room Set Up, Complimentary Centerpieces, On Site Event Coordinator
Cake Cutting Charge?
$1.00 p/p provides for plate, fork, cutting and service
Dance Floor Included?
Yes - lighted
Lighted, On Site
Ceremony Only Area
There is a historic wedding chapel in the loft of the wedding center which seats 250 guests. You can also use the garden grounds for your ceremony. Reception is required on all packages.
Describe Outdoor Area
The Marble Wedding Gazebo -With its secluded park-like lawn, meticulously maintained plantings and cobblestone walkways, the Marble Gazebo is a dazzling centerpiece for you and your guests.. The Larimore Gardens feature - Dancing fountains, meditation pond, an antique garden swing, sitting arbor, and plenty of picturesque backdrops throughout the park-like surroundings.
1 Hour Rehearsal time available on Thursday evenings or Friday afternoons with purchase of ceremony.
If All Inclusive... What's Included
Exclusive Use of the Entire Larimore House Plantation: The Historic Home, The Wedding Gazebo. The Outdoor Gardens. The Indoor Chapel. The Banquet Facilities, Your Personal Wedding Coordinator To Help You Coordinate with Wedding Professionals Outdoor Garden Weddings. Chair set up. Sound system for soloists, musicians, etc. Indoor Chapel Weddings Classic decorations Wedding Reception - Onsite Catering Included with Excellent Menu Selection. Large, Elegant Banquet Room, Gift Table, Guest Book Stand, Dance Floor, DJ Stand, Round Tables & Chairs, White Linens, China and Crystal Glassware Set up and Clean up
Good Photograpy Areas Close?
No need to go anywhere. We have beautiful gardens and photographic areas.
How many Separate Event Spaces are available?
Entire Larimore House
Can They Be Combined
You have use of the entire facility.
Do you Host more than 1 Event at a Time
Do you flip the room from Ceremony To Reception?
We have separate locations for the ceremony and your reception.
Rental Price High Season
$2000 for 4hr. reception May through October. Ceremony ranges from $800 to $1500 depending on month and day of week. Holiday or Holiday Weekend - Add $500.
Rental Price Off Peak Season
$1400 for 4hr. reception November through April. Ceremony ranges from $800 to $1500 depending on month and day of week. Holiday or Holiday Weekend - Add $500.
The Banquet Center has 10 foot ceilings with chandeliers. It is a renovated historic building with rustic and elegant charm. You may add extra 2 hours for early arrival for wedding party for pictures - price ranges from $300 to $400.
Service Types Available:
Food Prepared In-House?
When is Food Tasting
On evenings when we have an event taking place.
Outside Catering Options
Are there preferred catering companies?
Price Range of Food Services / Per / Person?
$32 to $53 p/person (plus tax and grat.)
Food & Beverage Minimum
On Friday, Saturday afternoon or Sunday $5500 Saturday Evening $8000
Is Bar Service Provided In House or by a contracted service provider?
No. Provided In-House
Do you have a liquor license?
Does price include Basic Liquor Service?
No. 4 Hour Standard bar package starts at $9.50 p/person.
Bar Services Available Include
House Beer, Bartender, House Wine
Cost to upgrade to a Premium Bar Service?
Premium bar starts at $12.50
How Far Away are the closest hotels?
Just a few miles down the street off Highway 270.
Do you have special price arrangement? If so, who with?
Do you have In House Options for rooms for the Bridal Couple?
Do you have In House Options for rooms for guests?