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Reserving Event Space for Memorable Celebrations

There are many options for great event space here in the I-575 area for your holiday events, there’s no need to travel far to host a memorable event experience close to home.

The holiday season is a time of joy, togetherness, and creating cherished memories with loved ones. Whether it’s a corporate holiday party, a family gathering, or a community event, choosing the right event space can make all the difference in creating a memorable and magical experience. In this blog post, we’ll explore the importance of reserving event space for holiday events and provide tips to ensure your celebration is a resounding success. In the I-575 area between Marietta and Ball Ground, there are many options to choose from.

The Importance of Event Space

Selecting the perfect event space for your holiday gathering is like finding the perfect ornament for your Christmas tree. It sets the tone, enhances the ambiance, and can make your event unforgettable. Here’s why reserving a suitable event space is crucial:

  1. Atmosphere: The right event space can create the ideal ambiance for your holiday event. Whether you’re going for a cozy, intimate gathering or a grand and elegant affair, your venue sets the stage.
  2. Capacity: Ensuring your chosen space can comfortably accommodate all your guests is essential. You don’t want people squeezed into a cramped area or a cavernous room feeling empty.
  3. Amenities: Different venues offer various amenities, from catering services and audio-visual equipment to parking facilities and accessibility. Consider what you need for your event and choose accordingly.
  4. Flexibility: Some venues are more flexible than others when it comes to decorating and personalizing the space. Ensure your chosen venue aligns with your creative vision. If you have an idea, just ask. Most venues will go out of their way to accommodate your request. That said, don’t forget that they are running a business and have to convert the space back for normal operations after your event is done.

Tips for Reserving Event Space

  1. Plan Early: Holiday venues fill up fast, so start your planning and reservations well in advance. Booking months ahead can secure your desired date and location.
  2. Budget Wisely: Set a clear budget for your holiday event and stick to it. Factor in not only the venue rental but also other costs like catering, decorations, and entertainment. Some venues require security deposits, so be sure to ask about that during your discussions and planning.
  3. Visit in Person: Schedule a site visit to the potential event spaces. This allows you to get a feel for the layout, assess the condition, and discuss any specific requirements with the venue staff.
  4. Consider Accessibility: Ensure that your chosen venue is easily accessible for all your guests, including those with special needs.
  5. Read the Contract: Before signing any agreements, carefully read the venue’s contract. Pay attention to details such as cancellation policies, additional fees, and any restrictions.
  6. Personalize the Space: Add your own festive touches to make the space uniquely yours. Whether it’s holiday-themed décor or personalized seating arrangements, the personal touch goes a long way in creating a warm and inviting atmosphere. Be flexible with this when you’re working with local restaurants since they have to plan for the time it takes to set up and take down your special decorations and that may greatly impact your pricing.

In conclusion, reserving the right event space for your holiday celebration can transform a simple gathering into a cherished memory. By planning ahead, budgeting wisely, and considering your specific needs, you can ensure your holiday event shines brightly like a star atop a Christmas tree. May your holidays be filled with joy, laughter, and unforgettable moments in the perfect event space.

Here’s a partial list of the many restaurants in our area that offer event space. There are many more and we plan to continue bringing them to you as we gather more details.

Dive Southern Coastal Kitchen
We offer our entire restaurant for events hosted on Sunday & Monday after 3 p.m. Seats 88 inside and another 25 outside on the patio.
Kip Lowery,,, 678 756-7149

Hickory Flat Kitchen
We can accommodate up to 40 people in a private room. No room charge as long as everyone orders. There may be a deposit required. Our Chef can help with planning and suggest menu options. We will have dedicated servers and server assistants for your event. Open for lunch or dinner 7 days a week.
Chris Taylor or Dan Vickery at 770 704-9333 or email or Our website is

C’est la Vie
Our restaurant is located in a historic house in Downtown Canton and we can host special parties inside or outside on our new patio. We are known to make every celebration extra special and we will work with you to fit your needs as much as we can. We also have a bakery and are able to make celebration cakes/pastries.

The Nest Kennesaw
We have multiple indoor and outdoor spaces available for special events. Our bar & lounge offers a laid-back environment with a full bar and 48 taps. Our main patio is covered with heaters and a large fireplace, perfect for those holiday gatherings with our mild GA winters. Learn More at,

Seating for up to 45 in a fully private room. AV available. Any type of event is welcome. $100 deposit to secure the reservation. $35 room charge, no minimum with Food and beverage order.

Reel Seafood
Enclosed private room with smart tv and sound Can create special or coursed menu items with inclusive pricing. Contact Reel (770) 627-3006

Catfish Hox
Catfish Hox can seat up to 30 ppl downstairs and 10 ppl upstairs. We offer a buyout Pixe Fixe Menu. Negotiable time frames throughout the week except for Friday & Saturday Evenings. Voted Top 10 Best Catfish restaurant by Southern Living Mag. We serve a unique award-winning menu & more than just catfish.

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