Del'avant Event Center




Celebrate your nuptials in a place where southern charm and elegance meet, Del'avant Event Center. Nestled in downtown LaGrange, the charm and character of the historic Del'avant Event Center makes the stunning venue a unique choice for your wedding celebration. The spectacular Del’avant Event Center actually houses three separate and distinct venue spaces. A chapel like setting can be created for your ceremony in the McLellan Parlor, the Rooftop Garden provides a beautiful location for cocktail hour or a pre-reception, and the glamorous Kress Ballroom is the perfect wedding reception venue where you and your guests can dine and dance the night away. The center's architectural details include exposed brick and Venetian plaster walls, original tin ceilings and hardwood floors. The center also features decorative lighting, black and white vintage photography, gorgeous seating, live greenery, custom draperies, and three cherry wood bars with black granite tops. The center's iron staircase is perfect for your grand entrance. This enchanting venue has everything you need to accommodate your celebration from start to finish.

Venue Style

Event Center, Loft, Modern


Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 300 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 300 guests

Time Restrictions

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

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $2,000 to $4,800 for a ceremony and reception and includes 12 hours of event time including set up and clean up time. There is a $500 discount for reception only events. Please inquire with venue for guest counts above 300 and additional spaces available.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Del'avant Event Center is estimated at between $5,730 and $10,460 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Tables and chairs provided
Venue set up and clean up
Day of onsite manager
Kitchen for prep only
Public garage

Special Restrictions

General liability insurance required
Approved outside caterer allowed
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking in designated areas only
Music must end by 11:00PM
Security required if alcohol is served