Dixie Theatre

Northwest Florida



The Dixie Theatre is a charmed venue located in Apalachicola, Florida. The Dixie was opened in 1913 and has housed both theater productions and motion pictures over the years. This historic site infuses your wedding with an air of sweet nostalgia. The Theatre can host both your wedding ceremony as well as a reception. The interior features a stage, mezzanine and balcony. Tables in the orchestra area are lovely for an evening of dining and dancing in style. The stage makes for an elegant ceremony and is perfect for those seeking live entertainment for their reception. The Dixie Theatre features a classic look that goes well with simple wedding decorations. Table center pieces of floral arrangements and candles will add a touch of romance to the ornate theater. The exterior of the Dixie Theatre is a picturesque site that is lovely for capturing the magic of your special day. Celebrate in the handsome spotlight of the Dixie Theatre.

Venue Style

Historic/Landmark Building


Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


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

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by midnight.

Rental Fees

The rental fee is $2,000 for a ceremony and reception and includes 12 hours of event time including set up and clean up time. The fee for a ceremony only wedding is $1,200. A refundable security deposit of $800 is required. Venue is not available for rent during the months of January through March.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Dixie Theatre is estimated at between $6,943 and $9,115 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Podium and/or stage
Tables and chairs provided
Venue set up and clean up
Day of onsite manager
No kitchen
Public parking

Special Restrictions

Wedding coordinator required
BYO alcohol
Venue must approve all decorations
General liability insurance required
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Approved outside caterer allowed
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking outside only
Music must end by midnight