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Smoky Mountain Weddings on the Beer Garden Patio


Tennessee Mountain Wedding Venues

Engagements are a special time between people who decide that they want to share the rest of their lives together. Many will start to plan their special day and research where to get married in the Smokies. A picture-perfect country wedding in the Smokies is something most brides and grooms dream about. For your consideration, Apple Valley Mountain Village and our sister property, Dancing Bear Lodge, offer a wide range of options and multiple wedding venues in the Tennessee Mountains to accommodate a variety of needs and budgets. 

Townsend TN Wedding Venues

Apple Valley: Smoky Mountain Weddings on the Beer Garden Patio

Townsend TN wedding venues

The open-air Beer Garden Patio at Apple Valley Café is a fantastic choice for couples who want a more intimate affair with a more casual flavor. Not all couples want or need a big event in a large, elegant space and may opt to spend more of their wedding budget on the honeymoon. The space rents for $250-$400/hour with a minimum of 2 hours, the rate varying according to the peak months in September and October, and event times typically start at 6 or 7 pm. 

More Wedding Venue Choices in Townsend TN

Dancing Bear Lodge: 38 Acres of Beauty and Elegance for Smoky Mountain Weddings

Looking for the picture-perfect wedding? It's just up the hill. Dancing Bear Lodge offers wedding locations that could be featured in the bridal magazines.

Smoky Mountain Outdoor Wedding Site: The Gazebo & Event Lawn

The Gazebo is a striking architectural feature surrounded by calming wooded vistas while family and friends sit watching from the Event Lawn. It's been described as a "Cathedral-like experience" and is available for $1,000. 

Outdoor Wedding Venue in Townsend Tennessee: The Landing

The Trussed Pavilion provides covered space for up to 125 guests seated for a ceremony or 75 seated for dining. Connected to the Event Lawn, the Landing can serve as a space for the wedding itself (in case of bad weather) or for the reception. The Landing rents for $2,000 as a ceremony space, $4,000 as a reception only space or $5,500 as a combined space for both wedding portions. 

Appalachian Wedding Venues: Event Center

Couples can capture the ambiance of a church-like setting in the interior event space, which seats up to 75 guests. Available year-round, it adjoins the Dancing Bear Appalachian Bistro. This space is available for $1,800 for ceremonies, $3,500 for receptions or $5,000 for combination ceremonies and receptions. Pricing includes setup & cleanup, up to 6.5 hours of use, and the services of a professional bartender.

Dancing Bear also offers various sized accommodations available to guests during a wedding weekend. 

Townsend TN Wedding Venues

With one trip to Townsend to view our accommodations and savor food and beverage options, we can arrange all of the elements of a traditional wedding and reception. Our Venue Wedding Coordinators Team, led by This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., is available to meet you 7 days a week by appointment.

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