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💍 Annual Wedding Showcase 💍
Join us on April 14, 2024, from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
📍 5430 Vantage Point Rd, Columbia, Maryland
Embark on a journey of wedding inspiration at our spectacular Annual Wedding Showcase! Get ready to immerse yourself in the world of weddings, surrounded by love, creativity, and over 50 top-notch vendors from the DMV area.
🌟 Event Highlights 🌟 ✨ Explore a diverse array of vendors, including catering, event planners, DJs, wedding attire specialists and so much more. ✨.
🎫 Admission Details 🎫 🔖 Event Cost: $5.00
Nestled in Columbia, Maryland, Historic Oakland is an elegant manor house style venue for weddings and events. Over two centuries old, it offers a storied setting for couples to begin the next chapter of their lives or where you can celebrate any type of milestone event. Oakland is situated on a large estate brimming with trees and seasonal florals which adds to the mansion’s stately ambience. Between the antique charms and lush grounds, our clients can celebrate in memorable splendor.
Facilities and Capacity
There are multiple areas throughout Historic Oakland that can be transformed into event space. For weddings or other social events, Historic Oakland can accommodate up to 172 guests to come together to mark a milestone moment.
The main ballroom features crystal chandeliers and wall scones and is a soft tone that will go with any color palette. Here, 80 guests can gather for a banquet-style dining experience. When including the Veranda with the Ballroom, one can accommodate up to 112 guests. The Ballroom opens onto the Veranda through a series of glass doors. The Veranda is well suited to cocktail hour using Historic Oakland’s high-top cocktail tables. The Foyer is a flexible space and is often used for dancing the night away.
Ceremonies can take place in the beautifully manicured grounds or gardens. Or, for those who may want an indoor ceremony, our sunny Magnolia can accommodate up to 80 guests.
Outside, larger weddings or events with up to 172 guests can be held in the tented area. Historic Oakland’s tent provides the perfect space for your guests to gather and celebrate your significant milestones together.
Additional smaller rooms throughout Historic Oakland can be used for dressing rooms or as the backdrop for engagement parties, showers, and rehearsal dinners.
Historic Oakland’s provides an on-site Facility Manager for your event to manage the building’s operational functions. Historic Oakland’s rentals include a selection of round, banquet, and cocktail tables along with indoor and outdoor ceremony chairs. Outdoor rental equipment for ceremonies is an additional rental fee. Clients can select their own vendors to include the caterer of their choice.
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Wonderful location, excellent staff
Beautiful facility -- professional staff
(Bride) Wedding 08/2019
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Maylyn Davis is the Event Sales Manager for Historic Oakland where she will be overseeing all aspects of sales and event planning. She is a graduate of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore and the Fashion Institute of Technology. Prior to working at Historic Oakland she worked as a community manager where she was responsible for the management and development of the company’s online community. Maylyn spent the past 10 years as a Real Estate specialist with vast knowledge of the commercial real estate brokerage industry including customer relations, leasing, and property management.
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Beautiful, romantic venue. Always a pleasure to officiate at Historic Oakland.
A lovely venue in the heart of Columbia with a great staff who will support you from beginning to end.
Our company provided photo booth rental services for a wedding reception at this venue and the staff was incredibly friendly. The venue is cozy and quaint and a great place for a wedding reception.
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