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About Scarritt Bennett

SBC creates space where individuals and groups engage each other to achieve a more just world.

Scarritt Bennett is a historic venue located in the Midtown/Vanderbilt area of Nashville, Tennessee. They offer two chapels as well as an international garden for your ceremony, and multiple reception sites. The gorgeous chapels sit on 10 beautiful acres and are open to all faiths and denominations. Scarritt Bennett offers couples a romantic setting surrounded by gothic stone buildings and gorgeously landscaped grounds.

Facilities and Capacity
Couples can accommodate up to 300 guests at this venue. The Wightman Chapel was built in 1928 and is on the National Historic Register. It boasts a 90-foot center aisle and gothic architecture. For more intimate affairs, they also offer the Skinner Chapel which can accommodate up to 20 guests. It features stained glass and original artwork. If you prefer an outdoor ceremony, they offer their International Garden/Labyrinth. Couples can accommodate up to 80 guests in this semicircle arrangement. They offer multiple indoor sites for an alcohol-free reception, including the Susie Gray Dining Hall.

Services Offered
This full-service event venue has been a part of the Greater Nashville wedding industry since 2000. They offer event planning as well as full catering services to make sure your wedding is everything you dreamt it to be. Their services include:

  • Bridal suite
  • Accommodations
  • Tables
  • Chairs
  • Linens
  • Flatware
  • Glassware
  • Setup
  • Cleanup
  • Lighting and sound
  • Outside vendors
  • Parking

Couples can choose between a hors d'oeuvres, a buffet, family style, stations or a plated meal. The catering staff is happy to accommodate any dietary needs and preferences. They also offer dessert and festive, non-alcoholic beverages. Sample entrees include:
Wild Rice and Boursin Cheese Stuffed Chicken Breast
Pork Chops with Apricot-Apple Chutney
Pesto Penne with Fresh Mozzarella & Pine Nuts
Peppercorn & Garlic Roasted Prime Rib

Other Services
In addition to hosting your wedding, Scarritt Bennett is also happy to host your rehearsal dinner. Additional events include:
Engagement party
Bridal shower

Categories: Wedding Venue

Regions serviced: Nashville

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Very beautiful church. The staff are very professional and helpful for any of your wedding/event needs. We married here in the Wightman Chapel 1/21/2018 and couldn't be happier with the elegant photos that were captured here. Great venue

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Profile Picture ELitha, 1/21/18, 2 Reviews
Category: Ceremony & Reception Venue
Services Used: Accommodations, Bridal Suite, Indoor, Parking, Wheelchair Access

We absolutely loved everything abou this venue. It was elegant and alcohol free! They are very professional and will try their best to accomodate your needs. Please allow 24-48 for a return call/email.

I wish I could relive this day forever. It was perfect. :)

Profile Picture Kenna , 7/8/17, 5 Reviews
Category: Ceremony & Reception Venue

Scarritt Bennett Pricing

Scarritt Bennett Price Rates

Ceremony Site Fee
Peak Season
Starting from $2200.00
Off-Peak Season
Starting from $2200.00
Reception Site Fee
Peak Season
Starting from $2500.00
Off-Peak Season
Starting from $2000.00
Site Fees Include:
Bridal Suite
Clean Up
Set Up
Wedding Catering Avg. Price Per Person
Catering Prices Include:
Cake Cutting

Scarritt Bennett FAQ

Venue Highlights
Maximum Capacity
Guest Minimum
Event Spaces
Banquet Hall, Historic, Religious
Classic, Destination, Vintage
Covered Outdoor, Indoor, Scenic Views, Uncovered Outdoor
Bridal Shower
Engagement Party
Rehearsal Dinner
Bridal Suite
Clean Up
Event Planning
In-House Catering
Outside Vendors
Set Up
Wireless Internet
All Inclusive Packages
Event Rentals
In-House Bar
Liability Insurance
Pet Friendly
Preferred Vendors Only
Family Style
Hors d'Oeuvres
Outside Cake
Cocktail Reception
French Service
Chocolate Fountain
Wheelchair Access

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Wightman Chapel at Scarritt-Bennett

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Professional Network & Endorsements

We simply love working weddings at Scarritt Bennett. The classic architecture is a stunning backdrop for any wedding and the event staff is an absolute joy to work with. We've been working weddings here for years and it continues to be one of our favorite venues!

We do weddings and events at Scarritt Bennett often. We love Scarritt and everyone that works there. They are a true blessing.

Scarring Bennett is such a beautiful location. I love playing the harp here!

Loved working with Scarritt-Bennett for the weddings I have shot there. Great place for bridal portraits and wedding venue.



1027 18th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37212   See On Map
615-340-7500 (phone)
Scarritt Bennett is a wedding venue from Nashville, TN servicing weddings throughout the local area, including Franklin, TN, Hendersonville, TN, and Downtown Nashville. Scarritt Bennett is a professional venue that has been part of the Greater Nashville Area wedding industry since 2000 specializing in weddings and events.