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Dreaming of a wedding in Madison or Morgan County, Georgia? How wonderful! We would love to help make planning your special day as easy and fun as possible. Explore our list of venues, caterers and other resources below to find what you need and discover ideas not yet considered to make your dream wedding come true.

Ready to start wedding planning? Not sure where to begin? We’ve made it easy for you.

Guide to Your Dream Wedding


The Sixty-Two

One of the most important decisions in wedding planning inevitably is the venue. See why Madison is lauded as one of “The 55 Most Beautiful Small Towns in America” by Architectural Digest and “22 Beautiful Small Towns in Georgia” by Southern Living. Madison has over a dozen gorgeous wedding venues to offer.

From a 1913 historic cotton seed oil mill that has been lovingly restored and reimagined at Empire Mills to a luxury event facility on 62 acres with a view of a pristine lake at The Sixty-Two, find your dream setting from our comprehensive list of wedding and special event venues.


Plated dinner from Hallie Jane's Catering
Plated dinner - Hallie Jane's Catering

Ready to get your menu set for the rehearsal dinner and reception? Have food catered from exceptional businesses like Harvest & Honey or Hallie Jane’s Catering. Or inquire about having your favorite local restaurant cater food for your big event.

Need a spot for the rehearsal dinner? Check out our list of restaurants that are good for groups. Several local restaurants, including Town 220 or Ricardo’s Kouzzina, even offer intimate, private dining rooms. With a growing culinary scene, see a full list of local restaurants to pick the perfect place to wine and dine your friends and family.

Formal Attire

Dress, sketch, and swatch from Chris Hudson Couture
Chris Hudson Couture

Love the idea of a one-of-a-kind wedding dress? Coming to Madison to view venues in person? Book an appointment with Chris Hudson Couture. This full design studio has fabrics from around the world to create unique, stunning wedding gowns or dresses for special occasions.

Not quite sure what gown will make you fall in love and say “yes” to the dress on that special day? Schedule an appointment at Southern Charm Bridal & Dress Boutique to explore a curated collection of exquisite gowns and accessories that capture the essence of Southern romance. Here you will find wedding dresses, as well as gowns for the mothers of the bride and groom, in an array of styles from top designers. 

In need of a tuxedo rental? Town & Country has an impressive selection of suits and tuxes to look dapper on the big day. Or perhaps the Bachelor Party is on the hunt for something a little less formal? TJ Bishop’s Men’s Shop carries more than 50 great brands of men’s apparel, gifts, shoes and leather items for purchase.


Bridal party holding bouquets
Zeb Grant Design FLORAL

Who does not love some embellishments for that special day? For your floral needs, Gussie’s House of Flowers – located in a former post office – has created beautiful arrangements for over 50 years. Just around the corner, Zeb Grant Design FLORAL tailors every stunning detail to the happy couple.

Wedding Registry

Tea towel and glassware inside BB&G
BB&G - premier bridal registry

Madison is home to the premier bridal and gift registry shop in central Georgia, BB&G. Selling items for entertaining, home décor, jewelry and more, book an appointment on their website to get exactly what you want for your home.

Places to Stay

Sitting area at the Farmhouse Inn
The Farmhouse Inn

From boutique inns to cozy bed and breakfasts, Madison’s numerous lodging options are sure to satisfy. Enjoy a charming stay in the heart of downtown at The James Madison Inn’s elegantly-appointed guest rooms or The Brady Inn’s 1885 Folk Victorian cottage. The Farmhouse Inn offers a cozy, boutique stay on a hundred-acre farm. Need more rooms for a grand guest list? Madison offers an abundance of hotels just outside the City. 

Wedding Party Outings

Golfer at The Creek Golf Course in Rutledge, Georgia
The Creek Golf Course

Make your big day a long weekend with fun outings for the wedding party. Go horseback riding at Southern Cross Guest Ranch, play a round of golf at The Creek Golf Course, or hike trails and kayak at Hard Labor Creek State Park – Georgia’s second largest state park.

Want to do something different? Go on a Film Tour and take silly photos with your friends recreating scenes from the television shows and movies. Want to do something really different? Get a little spooky with a Haunted History Tour through Madison’s Historic Cemeteries and Historic District while listening to tales of Madison’s departed residents.

Spas & Salons

Towels and candles at Pure Bliss Spa
Pure Bliss Spa

Get pampered with a spa day or touch up your hair or nails. Linger in the salt room at ZEN Relaxing Wellness Center. Relax with a massage at Pure Bliss Spa or The Spa Madison. Want your hair expertly styled? Check out Mane Label Salons, Petals SalonGilmore House or Sister Sister Salon & Spa.

Something Old, New, Borrowed & Blue

Madison Markets

Forgot something on your list? Don’t stress over the wedding tradition of something old, new, borrowed and blue. Madison has over 200 antique dealers and 30 boutique stores. Easily locate something old, new and blue. For borrowed, have a friend do the shopping and lend you the item for the wedding!

Bridal party at Empire Mills
Empire Mills

We hope your dream wedding is truly phenomenal and everything you want it to be.

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