Vinton War Memorial




The Vinton War Memorial is a stunning space radiating elegance and classic beauty perfect for your wedding ceremony and reception. Situated on a beautiful 11.5-acre park and located in the heart of Virginia's Blue Ridge, the Vinton War Memorial is only an 8-10 minute drive from downtown Roanoke. The memorial’s rolling lawns, colonnade, hardwood floors, custom chandeliers, mahogany accents and grand staircase will transport your guests to an atmosphere of timeless beauty and grace while delivering the modern amenities required to produce a seamless, unforgettable wedding celebration. Imagine the warmth and romance of a ceremony in which your “I Dos” are highlighted by a crackling fireplace and mantle and you and your guests are enveloped in the welcoming and dreamy ambience of the space. The Vinton War Memorial's Dogwood Ballroom, cozy parlors, outdoor terrace, portico and rolling lawn are the epitome of splendor and sophistication and are perfect settings for your wedding ceremony and reception. Spectacular hardwood floors and lavish chandeliers offer classic elegance for your momentous day.

Venue Style

Historic/Landmark Building, Ballrooms


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 300 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 125 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 300 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by midnight. There is a fee of $500 to rent the property the day before for additional set up time.

Rental Fees

The rental fee is $3,600 for a ceremony and reception and includes 10 hours of rental time including set up and clean up time. The fee for a ceremony-only wedding ranges from $700 to $1,400. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $140/hr. A refundable security deposit of $500 is required. There is a $175 fee to use the kitchen.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Vinton War Memorial is estimated at between $5,200 and $10,330 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Podium and/or stage
Coat check room
Tables and chairs provided
Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Day of onsite manager
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot
2 hours for rehearsal time the night before
Linens included

Special Restrictions

BYO alcohol
Approved outside caterer allowed
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking outside only
Music must end by midnight
Birdseed and rice allowed outside only