Weddings

Garrett Field

Slidell, LA View map Visit website
Rating 5.0 out of 5
   1 review
Guests 5 to 1,000

About

Guests 5 to 1,000

Right across Lake Ponchatrain from New Orleans, Garrett Field is a working polo field and wedding venue that offers a tranquil and elegant space for events, situated in Slidell, Louisiana. It was established in 1959, giving the locale a touch of historic charm. The property, which is home to champion polo horses, is surrounded by stunning views and has traditional buildings with unique design elements. With our one-of-a-kind setting as the backdrop for your “I dos”, weddings held here are sure to leave a lasting impression!

Facilities and Capacity

There are multiple event spaces that can be used for weddings at Garrett Field. Each is versatile, making it easy for a couple to get creative with their wedding theme. Under the shade of lofty oak trees, couples can exchange vows surrounded by the vistas and their loved ones. The venue also features an open air pavilion which was converted from an antique airplane hanger that can serve as the setting for ceremonies and more. This refurbished building can accommodate up to 250 people for cocktail receptions or 1000 when combined with the polo field. The other locations suited for such a momentous occasion include the steps of the main house, the sand island, the tree-top chapel, or before the barn. From one of these areas, newlyweds and their guests can move to the polo viewing fields,explore the grass airstrip, or venture along the trails and meadows. Inside the loft on top of the barn, up to 60 people can gather or 45 for a sit-down meal. This space may also be used for rehearsal dinners or as a get-ready room and it has a one-bedroom apartment above.

Services Offered

The team at Garrett Field enjoys welcoming couples to their property to celebrate their love and commitment. In addition to weddings, nearly-weds can also arrange other gatherings here, such as rehearsal dinners. From overnight stays to flexible spaces, the grounds are full of opportunity.

Accommodation

The white house on the property offers overnight accommodation for couples and a few guests. It has three bedrooms and six bathrooms and can sleep up to 7 people. The building features classic architecture and has moss-covered trees surrounding it, making it a memorable backdrop for celebrations. It also includes a full kitchen and a relaxing pool. There are dressing rooms available to use before the walk down the aisle, as well. The loft above the barn is a one bedroom apartment with a large living room and pull out couch. The cottage is another 1 bedroom apartment with a couch, great for privacy for the new couple or to accommodate family members!

  • Woman-owned

Frequently Asked Questions

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

No

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

No

Which of the following are included in starting site fee?

Bridal Suite
Lighting/Sound
Parking

What is the maximum capacity of your venue?

1000

What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue?

5

How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?

5

Describe your venue:

Barn
Farm/Ranch
Garden
Historic Building
Loft
Mansion

What kind of settings are available?

Indoor
Covered Outdoor
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?

Accommodations
Get Ready Rooms
Liability Insurance
Lighting / Sound
Outside Vendors
Pet Friendly
Preferred Vendors Only
Wifi

What event items are available?

Audio Equipment

What transportation and access is available?

Parking
Wheelchair Access
Rated
5.0
out of 5.0
Recommended by 100% of couples
  • Quality of service
    Rating 5 out of 5
  • Average response time
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  • Professionalism
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  • Value
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  • Flexibility
    Rating 5 out of 5

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701 S Military Rd Slidell, LA, 70461
5042641216
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Garrett Field frequently asked questions

What items and services are included in the starting site fee at Garrett Field?

Garrett Field includes the following items and services for wedding events in its starting site fee:
  • Bridal Suite
  • Lighting/Sound
  • Parking

What are the most important characteristics of Garrett Field in terms of venue type, style and location?

The space offered by Garrett Field for wedding events is known for:
  • Barn
  • Farm/Ranch
  • Garden
  • Historic Building
  • Loft
  • Mansion

What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at Garrett Field for wedding events?

Garrett Field offers the following indoor/outdoor options for weddings:
  • Indoor
  • Covered Outdoor
  • Uncovered Outdoor
  • Scenic Views

What kind of wedding events does Garrett Field offer?

Garrett Field offers the following types of wedding events:
  • Ceremony
  • Reception
  • Bridal Shower
  • Engagement Party
  • Elopements
  • Rehearsal Dinner

What services does Garrett Field offer for wedding events?

Garrett Field offers the following services for wedding events:
  • Accommodations
  • Get Ready Rooms
  • Liability Insurance
  • Lighting / Sound
  • Outside Vendors
  • Pet Friendly
  • Preferred Vendors Only
  • Wifi

What furniture and decorations does Garrett Field have available for wedding events?

Garrett Field offers the following furniture and decor items for weddings:
  • Audio Equipment

What percentage of users recommend Garrett Field and which are the most valued aspects of their wedding services?

Garrett Field is recommended by 100% of couples who have used their services. Their overall rating is 5.0, with the same score awarded for quality of service, flexibility, value, professionalism and average response time.

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