Planning your perfect wedding isn't just about the ceremony venue and the bachelorette party.
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Planning your perfect wedding isn't just about the ceremony venue and the bachelorette party. You want to start strong with an amazing bridal shower, and Little Rock is the perfect place to rent a space like no other.
Here are 14 locations with all the necessary details to find the perfect spot that fits your size and budget needs.
Space: Heifer Village offers meeting and event space with seating for up to 200 but the option to divide into smaller groups.
Perks: Wireless internet and audio/visual equipment come with the space.
Rate: For four hours, the rate is $1,000.
Space: The Mary Good Conference Center is 600 square feet and seats about 40 people.
Perks: You have the options of a projector and microphone, and Blue Sail Coffee is in the same building.
Rate: $75 per hour.
Space: The Cherokee and Quapaw Parlors can be used separately or together. The Cherokee room is 312 square feet, and the Quapaw is 740.
Perks: The two rooms have audio and visual capabilities, and the Capital Hotel is historic and beautiful.
Rate: For a half day event on the weekend, the Cherokee Parlor is $200, the Quapaw Parlor is $400 and both are $500.
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Space: The space includes a buffet area, kitchen, dressing rooms and selfie lounge.
Perks: The space is nicely decorated, and there’s plenty of parking.
Rate: The standard deposit is $150, and the standard fee per hour is $125, but the price may vary.
Space: Trapnall Hall allows for 50 people for dinner and meeting settings.
Perks: The space is beautiful and close to downtown, and they’ll provide nearly everything you need.
Rate: Wedding receptions are $450 for four hours.
Space: The room can hold 100 people.
Perks: The lofts is large and open, and you have access to a kitchen, or you can have your event catered.
Rate: On the weekend, you can rent the room all day for $750. During the week, the morning rate (6 a.m. to 3 p.m.) is $350, and then evening rate (4 p.m. to 12 a.m.) is $600.
Space: There’s plenty of room for whatever event you’re planning with both inside and outside space.
Perks: Curran Hall is historic, and the gardens are gorgeous.
Rate: The deposit is $200, and you must rent for at least two hours at $150/hour.
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Space: There’s space for 150 people inside and 800 outside.
Perks: The Terry House is a mansion with that old Southern look. Simply the Best Catering is the caterer for the Arkansas Arts Center and The Terry House.
Rate: For non-members, the rental rate is $2,125.
NORTH LITTLE ROCK:
Space: The Hospitality House holds 150 people, and the Heritage Room accommodates 80.
Perks: Both rooms have kitchen capacities. The Hospitality House has a fireplace, and the Heritage Room boasts a balcony.
Rate: The Hospitality House is $215 during the day (10 a.m. to 4 p.m.), $250 for the evening (6 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.) and $430 all day with a $200 clean-up deposit. The Heritage Room is $230 all day during the week and $280 all day on the weekend with a $200 clean-up deposit.
WEST LITTLE ROCK:
Space: The large room holds 76 people, the small room 20 people and the outdoor patio 30 people.
Perks: The rooms are beautifully decorated, and catering is an option.
Rate: Varies case by case.
Space: The Castle on Stagecoach has both indoor and outdoor options, so you can invite as many friends as you want.
Perks: The castle is gorgeous and unique, and you can have your event catered.
Rate: You can rent the inside of the castle for $500 for two hours.
SOUTH LITTLE ROCK:
Space: The bed and breakfast offers beautiful rooms to stay the night, but you can also rent out the Quapaw Conference Center for 12-30 people depending on the layout.
Perks: The venue is gorgeous, and you can rent out rooms stay the night if needed.
Rate: You can pay $350 for a full day or $300 for a half day.
Space: They have the space for dinner for 150 people or a warehouse get-together for 300.
Perks: The distillery also offers private tours and tastings.
Rate: For a group of about 25 people, the space is $500 for the first hour and an extra $100 for each following hour. Cocktails, beer and wine range about $7-10, and table rentals are extra. The deposit is 50% of the cost.
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Space: The room fits 15-25 guests with access to a kitchenette and a parking lot.
Perks: The Special Event Room is private, but you can also explore the fun wonders of the museum.
Rate: You must rent for at least two hours at $100/hour.