The Thaxton is a historic, Art Deco, wedding venue, located in the haert of downtown St. Louis, Missouri. The Thaxton specializes in boutique events that are custom to each couple. They are passionate about providing high-end service and hands on coordination. They work closely with you and your partner to ensure that you not only enjoy the beautiful space, but that the event flows seamlessly, for the ultimate wedding day experience.
Facilities and Capacity
The Thaxton is a multi-leveil space, dripping in art and archictecture, ideal for events of all sizes (20-150 guests.) The space offers a vintage vibe plus countless backdrops for beautiful images. There are four different floors available for hosting events (all indoors.) The Thaxton is perfect for ceremonies, receptions, rehearsal dinners, bridal showers, engagement parties, birthday parties, charitable functions, and corporate events. The facility is wheelchair accessible.
The Thaxton provides the following services for each event: day of coordination, set up, room flip, clean up services, bar service, bar staff, and host. All bar services are provided by The Thaxton, with several different packages to choose from. Food service at The Thaxton is provided by one of their trusted catering partners. An additional, optional list, of reccommended vendors (photo, flowers, Djs etc.) is also avavaibe to choose from. The venue carries full liability insurance, with no additional insurance depsoit required from the client. In-house ammenities include:
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83 Reviews for The Thaxton
Recommended by 99% of couples
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Caitlin B. · Married on 12/10/2020
Everything we wanted and more...
Where do I even start? Everything about our experience at The Thaxton was amazing, from start to finish. Kim was very professional throughout the planning process and responded promptly to email communications. She worked with us every step of the way, to help us bring our ideas to life in this unique space, on a very short time line. She took time to answer all of our questions and quickly addressed any concerns, which put my mind at ease. We decided to have both our ceremony and reception at The Thaxton (instead of just one or the other) and it was the best decision ever! The décor, artwork, lighting and architectural details combined make this a beautiful, romantic, one-of-a-kind event space. We didn't have to spend too much on our own décor because The Thaxton is already so beautiful the way it is! We love everything about this space and there are some great backdrops for wedding photos. Mad Dog was a great host! He and Kim made sure everything ran smoothly on our big day. Kim checked in with me constantly, throughout the night to make sure I had everything I needed. All of the staff at The Thaxton are simply amazing and delivered top notch service in every area. They all work very hard to make sure guests at The Thaxton have the best experience possible. They sure know how to throw a party! I am so grateful we were able to have our event at The Thaxton and we can't wait to plan our next event here!Sent on 11/08/2019
The Thaxton's reply:Hearing that makes our hearts soar! Thank you so much for choosing The Thaxton and for taking the time to review!
Alexandre L. · Married on 07/10/2020
Ledoux/Claussen wedding October 2019
Amazing! is the word that suits the best for our " Thaxton experience".Sent on 10/30/2019
The team was excellent, Kim always available and a special thank you to Mad Dog.
Everything went smoothly. The Thaxton was the "WAW! " factor we needed.
The Thaxton's reply:Thank you! We are thrilled that you feel that way!!! We appreciate you choosing us and taking the time to review.
Gina M. · Married on 03/07/2020
Perfect Wedding and Reception
We had our wedding and reception at The Thaxton on 3/7/2020. It was just perfect! Kim, Mad Dog and all the staff were excellent throughout the entire event.My guests had a blast and were raving about it the next day. I’m so happy we chose The Thaxton as our venue. I can’t say enough good things about this space, Kim, Mad Dog and all the staff members. Dj Uptown kept the party going and the crowd engaged. I’m actually sad it’s over! You did a great job and we will be forever grateful for the wonderful memories you helped create.Sent on 03/08/2020
The Thaxton's reply:Thank you so much! Hearing those words is everything we could hope for. Thank you for letting be a part of it!
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We have a great partnership with The Thaxton- truly a unique event space! We are delighted to assist with hosting their wedding group guest room blocks.
I have Officiated weddings at The Thaxton and wow what a wonderful venue for a wedding.
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