Historic Avenel is a beautiful setting for any event. Avenel is well suited for weddings, receptions, rehearsal dinners, baby or bridal showers, class reunions, craft fairs, historic reenactments, parties, and offsite business meetings. Vendor catering and floral requirements are flexible.

Historic Avenel accommodates up to 300 people for indoor receptions, 80 people for seated banquets, and 400 people if the event includes use of the porches and grounds. When weather permits, the wrap-around porch provides an excellent indoor/outdoor party atmosphere.

Next time you need a place to hold your event that exudes Southern charm and historical character – Historic Avenel is here for you!

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Contact Avenel Facility Director

1/2 Day Rental

  • 1/2 day rental will be equivalent to 5 hours or less including set-up time on the same day. This option is great for smaller parties, including bridal or baby showers, class reunions, anniversary parties, etc. This option is not available for weddings, which are a minimum full day rental.

Two Day Rental

  • Equivalent to a full day rental where prior set-up is done on a day prior to the scheduled event or where event(s) are scheduled for consecutive days. This is the recommended package for wedding parties that include the wedding and wedding reception at Avenel.

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Note: A $200 damage deposit will be collected in addition to the regular rental rate. The deposit will be refunded depending upon the post-event inspection.