Local Venues: McLemore

McLemore

 

When it comes to planning a wedding, sacrificing beauty for convenience is a thing of the past. At McLemore, couples get the benefits of having entertainment, lodging, and catering capabilities at their fingertips while still exposing their guests to unrivaled views and scenery.

 

Photos by Lanewood Studio

 

Hosting a rehearsal dinner or shower is a breeze with the venue’s private dining room, which is complete with large windows, flat-screen TVs, and a private veranda. With space for up to 22 guests, this part of the property allows brides and grooms access to an intimate space to spend time with family and friends.

 

exterior of Creag Restaurant and clubhouse at McLemore

 

On the big day, it’s an effortless transition from one of McLemore’s on-site houses to the ceremony space. These well-equipped homes can accommodate guests, and each contains its own living area, kitchen, and bathrooms to keep the bridal party comfortable. 

 

Terrace with beautiful view at McLemore

 

For a ceremony – or a reception, for that matter – the expansive Skye Lawn is a great choice and overlooks McLemore Cove and Pigeon Mountain, while the bier garden can host smaller events. 

 

Reception set up in the private dining room at McLemore

 

Nearby, McLemore’s event pavilion offers guests a covered space and an open-air terrace where guests are free to walk the grounds. A stacked-stone fireplace provides a warm and rustic atmosphere and is best enjoyed during the spring or fall.

 

McLemore Pavillion and Terrace

 

Back at the clubhouse, The Creag, a cliff-edge restaurant and bar, draws inspiration from Scotland and delivers even more old-world charm. This is an ideal spot to catch a glimpse of a sweeping sunset from the space’s outdoor terrace, which is dotted with several large fire pits for an inviting aesthetic.

 

Wedding Ceremony at McLemore

 

Couples will love that McLemore has numerous spots to socialize and keep the good times rolling, even after the event has drawn to a close. A short walk or drive back to one of McLemore’s luxurious homes is a cherry on top of what is sure to already be a great day.

 

Dining Room with Fireplace in Creag Restaurant at McLemore