The Grand on Foster is a vintage-style wedding venue located in the heart of historic downtown Dothan, Alabama. They offer three elegant ballrooms to choose between, as well as a gorgeous outdoor courtyard, for both your ceremony and reception. Couples and their guests will be in awe of their 120-year-old exposed brick walls, crystal chandeliers and European antiques. The Grand on Foster promises an atmosphere of old-world charm mixed with modern-day amenities.
Facilities and Capacity
Couples can accommodate up to 500 guests at this beautiful venue. Their diverse event spaces include:
- The Courtyard - a spacious setting that features a jewelry vault that’s been renovated into a bar, secluded balconies, brick walls and a 14-foot fountain. It can accommodate up to 300 guests.
- Orleans Ballroom - an intimate setting that features an open floor plan, original exposed brick and a Brazilian Cherry hardwood dance floor. The beautiful ceiling boasts imported chandeliers and historic moldings.
- St Charles Ballroom - features Italian renaissance furnishings, gold leaf mirrors and an early 20th Century American Gothic stained glass window. Original heart of pine flooring is featured throughout this charming space.
- Upstairs Ballroom - the perfect setting for your ceremony. It boasts five brick fireplaces and views of The Courtyard and Foster Street. It also features two draped balconies, perfect for gorgeous photo opportunities.
This full-service event venue offers the bride and her bridal party their Parlor to get ready in. This elegant space features a beautiful Persian rug, gold leaf mirrors, plenty of comfortable seating and a large conference table. Their staff consists of experienced and knowledgeable event planners who will ensure your planning process goes smoothly from start to finish. Tables and chiavari chairs are included with your rental fee, along with setup and cleanup. Additional services include:
- In-house bar
- Lighting and sound
- Wireless internet
- Recommended vendor list
In addition to hosting your ceremony and reception, The Grand on Foster is also happy to host your rehearsal dinner. Additional events they will hold include:
- Engagement party
- Bridal shower
- Cocktail party
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Beautiful venue. Elegance is never out of fashion.
Top of the Line Venue, Great Staff, Elegantly decorated. You will have an amazing event here whatever the occasion!
The Grand on Foster is an exceptional venue and the most beautiful backdrop for the romance of a wedding! The event coordinators are all so kind and easy to work with!