The Crossing

New Orleans



Located along the shores of the mighty Mississippi River, Kenner's Rivertown is a sixteen block historic district which is the first land of the metropolitan area settled by Europeans. The Crossing, a beautifully restored building from the 1820s, is in the heart of Rivertown and is the perfect venue for your New Orleans wedding. The Crossing is a full-service event venue for up to 225 guests and is a beautiful, unique location with stunning exposed brick walls, ornamental lighting, and arched doorways. Host your nuptials at The Crossing to capture the history of New Orleans as well as its glamour and grandeur on your special day. This picture perfect venue offers a quaint chapel like setting, but once you enter, you will have your breath taken away by the pristine, sparkling interior. The Crossing boasts hardwood floors and neutral tones with white pillars. This simple design makes for a lovely space to accommodate any theme or color scheme.

Venue Style

Event Center


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 175 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 175 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 250 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 250 guests

Time Restrictions

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

Rental Fees

There is no rental fee for the ceremony and reception but there is a food and beverage minimum applied to all events. The venue allows 3 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee, please inquire with venue for more details. Please note, food and beverage minimums are based upon capacity, please inquire with venue for specific details.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at The Crossing is estimated at between $4,894 and $5,247 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Dance floor
Tables and chairs provided
Upgraded chairs
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Day-of coordinator
Champagne toast
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Food & beverage minimum
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by midnight