The Big Tin Cotton Gin Event Center

Indoor and outdoor spaces, BYO, Upgraded rentals included

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Starting at $7,115 for 50 Guests

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Starting at $7k for 50 Guests
Starting at $7k for 50 Guests

Venue capacity

up to 200

Starting price

7K$ to start

Peak Season





Event Center
Rustic & Barn


A historic venue that dates back to the 1950's, The Big Tin Cotton Gin Event Center in San Tan Valley, Arizona, offers a distinctive backdrop for your wedding celebration that combines classic and contemporary! Vintage decor sets a romantic rustic ambiance, while the renovated, modern amenities provide your celebration with comfort and convenience. Imagine exchanging your vows in the enclosed outdoor space, a spacious setting that features intimate string lighting and brick paving stones. Your reception will be celebrated indoors with 5,000 square feet of dynamic space that boasts a minimalist design, as well as rustic tables, elegant chandeliers, and a built-in bar. With its 20th-century architecture, The Big Tin Cotton Gin is a one-of-a-kind facility that is sure to set the most memorable backdrop for your wedding day.

Venue Notes

The rental fee ranges from $4,315 to $5,860 for a reception and from $4,000 to $5,500 for the ceremony. The venue allows 6 hours to 12 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time depending on package and also allows hourly pricing on weekday events from Monday to Thursday. The set up fee for a ceremony ranges from $5,015 to $7,490 with reception rental. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $300/hr.

Amenities And Requirements


Bride's dressing area
Ceremony arch
Groom's dressing area
Kitchen for prep only
Large parking lot
On-sight manager is available at an additional fee
Reception chairs are available in the two color options: White and Brown
Sweetheart chairs or bench and tables are included
Tables and chairs provided
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles


- Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer- Amplified music OK indoors only- Approved outside caterer allowed- BYO alcohol- Music must end by 10:00PM- No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.- Smoking in designated areas only- Venue must approve all decorations