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Wedded Bliss Happens Here

Beautiful Charlottesville Wedding Venue

A day to remember, a place you’ll never forget

Maybe Darden is where you fell in love. Perhaps the grandeur of the School fits your vision of your dream wedding, or the elegant setting and verdant gardens match your sense of beauty and style. Whatever inspires you, The Forum Hotel has a variety of venues, expert planning and inspired catering services to make your dream — whether it’s a sensational celebration with 250 guests or an intimate affair with only your nearest and dearest — a reality. Connect with us to discover the possibilities.

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We vow to wow. We've come up with stress-free solutions like virtual wedding options and dreamy décor to make planning fun again. Whatever your vision, we're here to help guide you every step of the way. Learn More

A dazzling wedding destination

From an epic reception in the breathtaking ballroom, to a breezy ceremony on our event lawn, and a memorable rehearsal dinner in L'Orangerie, the indoor and outdoor spaces at The Forum Hotel are as distinctive as they are charming. Whether you are planning a big bash or a private elopement, we've got an assortment of flexible spaces for any wedding event.

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Food + Drink

An affair to remember with fare they'll never forget. Delight your guests' taste buds with catering from our on-site culinary team. From fabulous farm-to-table fare to casual, shareable snacks to a signature cocktail, they can work with you to create customized menus perfect for any wedding event.

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Wedding Promotions

Think of our curated wedding promotions and packages as icing on the cake—you're wedding at The Forum Hotel is going to be a magical occasion, and these offers just make it that much sweeter.

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