The Top Mountain Wedding Destination in Georgia
If you envision a colorful mountain landscape as a backdrop for your wedding day, you have to check out Amicalola Falls State Park & Lodge. This Georgia mountain wedding destination just outside of Dawsonville, GA has been providing brides with memorable ceremonies, lively receptions and breathtaking photos for years. It’s a hidden gem with affordable pricing, so don’t wait to book your big day.
Setting the Scene
A special day deserves a special setting and at Amicalola Falls State Park & Lodge the scenery is always spectacular. Whether you want the lush, green environs of spring and summer or long for the vibrant colors of North Georgia’s legendary fall foliage, this mountain resort has the stunning other Georgia wedding venues could only dream of. Any couple who has exchanged vows on the covered Veranda says the panoramic views of the mountains made their big day even more memorable.
Beyond the ceremony site, the rest of the property is a photographer’s dream. Your photographer won’t run out of places to capture the beauty of the park and the excitement of the union. Many couples opt for outdoor pictures near the famous 729-foot Amicalola Falls and let their photography professional choose from many other locations within the park. The good news is, they can’t go wrong no matter where they choose.
Amicalola Falls State Park & Lodge offers indoor and outdoor venue options for weddings and associated events. It’s most popular outdoor location, the covered Veranda at the Lodge, offers ample space for guests and a glorious panoramic view of the southern tier of the Appalachian Mountains.
True outdoor ceremonies are permitted within the park at no additional charge with prior approval. The two most popular places for ceremonies held in the park are the top of the falls and by the reflection pool near the base of the falls. While photos near the falls are encouraged, the park cannot provide wedding services at the public area around the falls.
Indoor options range from intimate weddings in front of the lodge fireplace to larger galas in the Oak Hall Ballroom where couples love to break out the dance floor. The lodge provides full catering and bar services for receptions and has options for rehearsal dinners and other wedding-related gatherings.
Wedding Packages Made Easy
The staff at Amicalola Falls State Park & Lodge knows each wedding is different and equally special and work tirelessly to construct the you a perfect day for couples to begin the rest of their lives together. While wedding packages can be customized to your specifications, the experienced wedding team has crafted two amazing options for coordinated wedding events.
The Ultimate Amicalola Falls Wedding Package comes with everything you could think of for an elegant ceremony and reception – down to the Champagne Toast with cut strawberries on the glass. The Appalachian Mountains Package is perfect for couples seeking a more intimate relaxed wedding. Both packages provide all-inclusive value and many services already included so there’s no surprise fees.
There are also two rehearsal dinner packages to choose from, both of which allow for the convenience of a one location wedding weekend to shine through. No matter what option you choose the friendly staff are eager to help you plan, execute and celebrate your journey of love. Get it touch with the wedding team to start planning your magical mountainside wedding today.
As one of five Georgia State Parks with lodging and dining, Amicalola Falls is ideal for wedding weekends. Not only can you and your guests stay on site in the Lodge at Amicalola Falls or our Georgia State Park cabins at a discounted rate, you’ll get top notch service from the staff and access to a host of on-site amenities. Our Georgia mountain retreat features 57 lodge rooms, nearly all of which have mountain views. There is no more convenient option than our comfortable and stylish lodge rooms.
If your guests are looking for a little more seclusion from the activity of the lodge the 1-, 2-, or 3-bedroom cabins nestled in the North Georgia mountainside are just what they’ll need. Each cabin has its own living space and kitchen area, and will be the perfect choice for family or friend groups attending on-site weddings. Guests can spend the downtime together and reconnect, while not having to worry about running late to any of the weekend’s important events.
The accommodations are memorable for the bride and groom as well. Beyond the wedding night, couples often choose to spend their honeymoon at the park. After friends and family depart, they can enjoy all the amenities and spend important time together as husband and wife. Since Amicalola Falls State Park & Lodge is a full-service, year-round resort, couples return year after year to make more memories. Whether it’s an anniversary celebration, a romantic weekend or vacation with a growing family, Amicalola Falls will be a part of their lives for years to come.