3 Best Knoxville Wedding Venues

You’re getting married—congratulations! The next question, however, is where. This week, we are spotlighting three premier Knoxville wedding venues guaranteed to exceed any and all expectations. By choosing a venue from the list below, we ensure (from experience) that you will have the wedding of your dreams, whatever that means to you!

(Photographers: JoPhoto & Erin Morrison)

  1. Dara’s Garden. Located on Maryville Pike, Dara’s Garden sits upon twenty acres of gorgeous land in South Knoxville. Offering over nine ceremony sites, a covered tent and dancefloor for your reception, trees wrapped in thousands of twinkle lights, and all necessary tables and chairs, Dara’s Garden is a storybook wedding venue with everything you could need on the biggest day of your life—from catering by Rothchild to a full event staff expertly managing the event. With three different packages to choose from, they are sure to meet the needs of any wedding, large or small.

    (Photographer: Derek Halkett)

  2. Jackson Terminal. Conveniently located in the Old City neighborhood of Knoxville, Jackson Terminal is an historic wedding venue with the perfect aesthetic for couples who love a modern industrial feel, complete with the structure’s original brick and exposed rafters. What’s more, this venue also offers full catering by All Occasion Catering, bartending services, and set-up and tear-down. If you’re dreaming of a wedding in the heart of the downtown area surrounded by Knoxville history, Jackson Terminal is a perfect fit.

    (Photographer: Sun Kissed Smiles)

  3. The Standard. A venue steeped in nearly ninety years of history, The Standard is a breath-taking wedding venue with over 10,000 square feet of space for your event. For the couple with a big imagination and even bigger plans, this venue is truly a blank slate, ready to be molded into the setting of your dream wedding. Also located in downtown Knoxville, The Standard is equipped with a catering kitchen, bridal suite, outdoor patio, and skylights, perfectly complementing all of your getting-ready, catering, and lighting needs. Do you want your reception to be a large-scale party? Look no further.

Are you getting married at any of these venues? We want to hear about your plans! Simply fill out the form below, or email us at We’ll be back next week!