The Old School Cafeteria




The Old School Cafeteria is part of the Tybee Island YMCA and Recreation Department. Located in Chatham County near Savannah Georgia, this location will feel like a true getaway for your guests. As you walk through the Old School covered entry, you’ll find this spectacular wedding venue, available for your special day of celebration with family and friends. This newly renovated space has all the amenities you will need for a successful wedding day. The space boasts a wide open layout with sprawling floors to allow you to create the exact wedding atmosphere of your dreams. The blue curtains and trim give a cool and relaxed tone to your wedding setting and is the perfect complement to any decor of your choosing. Outdoors, you and your new spouse will have the opportunity for perfect wedding day photos as you pose in the lush green backdrop that surrounds this venue. Celebrate your new beginning and gather your loved ones at The Old School Cafeteria.

Venue Style

Banquet Hall/Restaurant, Event Center, Community Center


Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 120 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 120 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at 7:00AM. Events must end by 10:00PM.

Rental Fees

The rental fee is $300 for a ceremony and reception and includes 16 hours of rental time including set up and clean up time. The fee for a ceremony-only wedding with no reception is $50/hr with a 3 hour minimum. A refundable security deposit of $100 is required. Please inquire with venue coordinator for local beach options for ceremony. No bartender is required but client must acquire proper license to serve alcohol at venue.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at The Old School Cafeteria is estimated at between $2,220 and $9,238 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Tables and chairs provided
Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot
Dance area provided

Special Restrictions

BYO alcohol
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Approved outside caterer allowed
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking in designated areas only
Music must end by 10:00PM
Must acquire alcohol permit to serve alcohol at event