Lake Charles is a treasure trove of unique wedding venues, each offering a distinct charm for your upcoming celebration. Whether you envision a romantic garden wedding in one of our outdoor parks or a timeless affair in a historic building, Lake Charles has the perfect venue to bring your wedding to life. With any of these wedding venues in Lake Charles, Louisiana, you can create a memorable event that you and your guests will cherish for years.


Brickhouse Catering & Events

Brickhouse Catering & Events offers a sophisticated and industrial-chic setting for your wedding. This converted brick warehouse features exposed brick walls, high ceilings, and polished concrete floors, creating a trendy and versatile space. Brickhouse provides in-house catering focusing on fresh, seasonal ingredients, ensuring a delicious dining experience for your guests. With its unique ambiance and dedicated event staff, Brickhouse allows you to host a stylish and unforgettable wedding.


Historic Calcasieu Marine National Bank

Blend romance with history at the Historic Calcasieu Marine National Bank. The three-story limestone neo-classical building features columns inside and out. Once inside, guests will enter the Golden Room before seeing the main ballroom. Double glass doors open to soaring ceilings and marble walls of the Calcasieu Marine National Bank. The space is adorned with sconces and chandeliers, adding to the dramatic 4,000-square-foot space.


Historic Cash & Carry Building 

Tie the knot at another historic venue: the Cash & Carry Building. Originally a 1930s warehouse known as "Cash Grocery and Sales," this fully restored gem is now listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Imagine saying "I do" amidst the character-rich details–polished concrete floors, exposed brick walls, and soaring wooden beams bathed in natural light from stunning skylights. When the sun sets, dramatic lighting transforms the space for an unforgettable reception. The warehouse boasts a 7,840-square-foot Main Hall and endless possibilities for your dream wedding layout. The venue's warming kitchen and handcrafted bar give guests a truly memorable experience.

table decor at cash & carry building
Historic Cash & Carry Building photographed by Gracie Days Photography

Oak Crossing

Oak Crossing offers indoor and outdoor spaces, allowing you to create a truly personalized celebration surrounded by the beauty of nature.  The charming Gazebo, a pristine white structure nestled amidst lush greenery, provides a beautiful backdrop for your ceremony.  If you prefer an indoor celebration, The TreeHouse awaits. This unique space, overlooking oak trees, can be customized to your celebration.


Paramount Room 

Calling all drama-loving couples! The Paramount Room might be your dream wedding venue. This unique space pays homage to the city's renowned Paramount Theater, built in 1915. Step back in time and celebrate amidst exposed brick walls within the expansive 2,400-square-foot main hall. A long wooden bar adds to the speakeasy vibe, channeling the glamor of a bygone era. The rich history of the Paramount Room infuses your wedding with a touch of timeless elegance.


The Governor’s Mansion

Steeped in history, the Governor’s Mansion once housed Louisiana Governor Sam Houston. Now, it provides indoor and outdoor ceremony options, making your special day truly unforgettable.

Picture yourself exchanging vows beneath the grandeur of the white columns and red-brick facade. Formal landscaping and a trickling fountain complete the scene, creating a picture-perfect backdrop for your "I do.” Inside, couples will find several options, each tailored to the size and style of their wedding. The Governor’s Mansion has an in-house decorating service, including balloon backdrops, allowing you to customize your event. It’s also a popular option for rehearsal dinners and showers with its on-site planning services, putting you in the driver's seat of your special occasion.

interior of The Governor's Mansion
The Governor's Mansion photographed by The Bertrands Photography

The Stables at Le Bocage

Embrace Southern charm and rustic elegance at The Stables at Le Bocage. This historic venue features a chic barn with exposed brick walls and wooden beams, creating a warm and inviting atmosphere for ceremonies and receptions. You can also exchange vows in the picturesque garden courtyard or under their large indoor-outdoor covering. Celebrate under the stars in the expansive two-acre show field, or host a more intimate gathering under the canopy of majestic oak trees. The Stables' flexibility allows you to create a grand or intimate wedding for outdoor ceremonies, cocktail receptions, or simply stunning photo backdrops.


Explore Wedding Venues in Lake Charles

These are just a taste of the unique and beautiful wedding venues that Lake Charles has to offer.  Check out our  Say Yes to the Venue multi-part video series, which follows couples as they tour some of Lake Charles' most unique and beautiful wedding venues, including the ones you just read about!