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Craftsmen's Guild of Mississippi

Ridgeland, MS View map
Up to 250 guests

About

Located in Ridgeland, Mississippi, the Craftsmen's Guild of Mississippi is an art gallery venue that hosts weddings and other special events. This venue features a team of dedicated staff that strives to provide a great setting for your special celebrations. Surrounded by the forests of Natchez Trace Parkway, this will make a scenic locale for your wedding, one to remember in the years to come.

Facilities and Capacity

The elegantly-designed Bill Waller Craft Center, the guild’s main facility, features architectural elements such as lofty ceilings, retractable glass walls, and beautiful woodwork. Additionally, the building contains hundreds of examples of fine crafts within and scenic views without. The Center offers numerous options for your festivities, featuring over 5,264 square-feet of event space and get-ready rooms. For your wedding day, the 2,016-square-foot Lobby will serve as a welcoming space. You may enjoy your ceremony outdoors, surrounded by verdant forest, or inside the Center. The 1,024-square-foot North Guild Deck offers space and the 1,280-square-foot Harbor View Room. Furthermore, the 2,116-square-foot Guild Hall is also available along with the use of the Catering Kitchen for your caterer of choice.

Services Offered

Wedding events that are hosted at the Craftsmen's Guild of Mississippi include proposals, engagement parties, bridal showers, rehearsal dinners, elopements, ceremonies, and receptions. The venue staff offer event planning, setup, rentals, and vendor referrals for your special day. Chairs, tables, covers, audio-visual equipment, WiFi access, and a dance floor are all available for your festivities. Additionally, you and your guests can enjoy gorgeous artisan crafts handmade by talented Guild members. Abundant, well-lit parking, wheelchair-accessible features, and pet-friendly policies provide on-site convenience for all of your guests.

History

In 1973, then-state Governor William Waller led the effort to create what would become the Craftsmen's Guild of Mississippi. The mission of this organization is preservation, promotion, marketing, education, and encouragement of regional crafts to the peak of excellence. From 2007, the Guild headquarters has been located in the Center. Within easy reach of the Natchez Trace Parkway, the Center provides support and inspiration for over 400 artisans across 17 states.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?

Yes

What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?

$700

What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?

$700

Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?

Yes

What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season?

$350

What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season?

$350

Which of the following are included in starting site fee?

Bridal Suite
Chairs
Event Planning
Parking
Set Up
Tables

What is the maximum capacity of your venue?

250

How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?

5

Describe your venue:

Art Gallery

What kind of settings are available?

Indoor
Uncovered Outdoor
Scenic Views

Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?

Ceremony
Reception
Bridal Shower
Engagement Party
Elopements
Rehearsal Dinner

What event services do you offer?

Event Planner
Event Rentals
Get Ready Rooms
Outside Vendors
Pet Friendly
Set Up
Wifi

What event items are available?

Audio Equipment
Chairs
Chair Covers
Dance Floor
Tables

What transportation and access is available?

Parking
Wheelchair Access

Pricing

Map

950 Rice Road Ridgeland, MS, 39157
6018567546

Monday - Saturday 9 - 5 Sunday 12 - 5
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Craftsmen's Guild of Mississippi frequently asked questions

What items and services are included in the starting site fee at Craftsmen's Guild of Mississippi?

Craftsmen's Guild of Mississippi includes the following items and services for wedding events in its starting site fee:
  • Bridal Suite
  • Chairs
  • Event Planning
  • Parking
  • Set Up
  • Tables

What are the most important characteristics of Craftsmen's Guild of Mississippi in terms of venue type, style and location?

The space offered by Craftsmen's Guild of Mississippi for wedding events is known for:
  • Art Gallery

What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at Craftsmen's Guild of Mississippi for wedding events?

Craftsmen's Guild of Mississippi offers the following indoor/outdoor options for weddings:
  • Indoor
  • Uncovered Outdoor
  • Scenic Views

What kind of wedding events does Craftsmen's Guild of Mississippi offer?

Craftsmen's Guild of Mississippi offers the following types of wedding events:
  • Ceremony
  • Reception
  • Bridal Shower
  • Engagement Party
  • Elopements
  • Rehearsal Dinner

What services does Craftsmen's Guild of Mississippi offer for wedding events?

Craftsmen's Guild of Mississippi offers the following services for wedding events:
  • Event Planner
  • Event Rentals
  • Get Ready Rooms
  • Outside Vendors
  • Pet Friendly
  • Set Up
  • Wifi

What furniture and decorations does Craftsmen's Guild of Mississippi have available for wedding events?

Craftsmen's Guild of Mississippi offers the following furniture and decor items for weddings:
  • Audio Equipment
  • Chairs
  • Chair Covers
  • Dance Floor
  • Tables

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