What they say is true… Your wedding day really does go by in the blink of an eye! There are hours of preparation, hair and make-up, photos, seeing that guests are taken care of, and so much more. Why does your wedding need to be packed into one day? Here at The Estate at Cherokee Dock it doesn’t have to be!
Imagine your closest family and friends celebrating your wedding over an entire weekend at a stunning 13 acre, lakefront estate that used to be home to a country music icon. Why not enjoy a truly unique experience and craft the fairy tale wedding you deserve?
Ceremony Sites: There are multiple ceremony sites to choose from throughout the property. Whether it’s our Serenity Gardens or Lakeside Lawn each site offers a unique and personalized option all year round.
Bridal Suite: A serene space that allows the bridal party to relax and pamper themselves. Carefully designed for the bridal party to get ready in before the ceremony, the large windows welcome in the ideal natural light for taking photos and are great for peeking through as guests begin to arrive.
Groom’s Quarters: The Groom’s Quarters is a relaxing loft located in the Carriage House. The groom and their groomsmen can prepare and relax before the ceremony begins. It is equipped with a master suite, five bunks, kitchen, two showers, and 60’’ TV.
Photo Session: Couples are free to schedule a time on the Estate for bridal portrait or engagement shoot prior to their wedding.
Capacity: We can accommodate up to 300 guests for you ceremony and reception. Overnight accommodations are limited to 30 guests.
Rental Time: Rental starts at 10:00 a.m. Friday and concludes at 11:00 a.m. Sunday. Additional overnights are available based on availability
Rehearsal Dinner: Available the night prior to your ceremony if you elect to have one.
Restrooms: Newly renovated modern restrooms conveniently located adjacent to the Event Center.
Venue Director: Our staff will ensure that the venue is in the proper state it should be. We will ensure the vendors have all their needs met, facilities stay clean, and a staff member is present to answer any questions about policies and procedures. We will not direct your wedding or reception.
Vendor Policy: The Estate has an open vendor policy, which means you can select each vendor according to your individual needs. We find that this is the best way to allow true creative freedom for every couple and ensure no two weddings are the same.
Parking: On-site parking is available for up to approximately 300 vehicles.