Social Events at Marlow House

Marlow House is the perfect place to have your social event.  Whether it’s a Birthday Party, Bar / Bat Mitzvah, Family Reunion, Baby Shower, Wedding Shower, Fundraiser, Happy Hour, Holiday Party, Corporate Event or Memorial, the Marlow House is a perfect venue. Planning can be a big task so we have created our packages to include all the essentials in one easy price.

Our House

Marlow House can host your social event any time of the year.  We have a beautiful courtyard with a gazebo and fountain as well as a spacious indoor seating and dance area for your event.

We have two types of Social Event packages.  A Small Social Event and a Full Social Event package.

The Small Social Event package is best suited for the following events and includes Breakfast and Lunch Menus:

  • Birthday Parties
  • Baby Showers
  • Wedding Showers
  • Corporate Events
  • Business Meetings
  • Family Reunions
  • Memorials

The Full Social Event package is best suited for the following events and includes Dinner Menus:

  • Fundraisers
  • Bar / Bat Mitzvahs
  • Happy Hours
  • Holiday Parties
  • Corporate Events
  • Reunions
  • Rehearsal Dinners

We can schedule your event during the week or weekend either in the morning, afternoon or evening.

Our floorplans are very flexible and can accommodate up to 150 guests.  We have a grand ballroom where dining or dancing can take place, a parlor for a more private setting, a sitting area with fireplace and comfortable chairs, a piano room, dance floor, back patio with a covered area in case of weather and the front courtyard and wraparound veranda for a truly memorable setting.  We also have a large projection screen if needed.

Social Event Package

Our package prices include the following:

Food service is prepared by the chef at Carriage House Catering and served by professional, uniformed staff.  At the end of the event, the catering staff will prepare a nice to-go package of food.

  • Small Social Event – sample menu’s can be found here.
  • Full Social Event – sample menu’s can be found here.

Choose from either a basic bar service for beer, wine and Champagne or a full bar service for all drinks including mixed drinks.

A cake or your choice of dessert and served by our professional catering staff.

Use of the entire first floor, which includes the ballroom, parlor, front and rear porches, dance area and bar.

Use of the baby grand piano, tiered gift table, new sound system, projector screen.

Can be added for an extra charge.

Dinner tables, highboy cocktail tables (as needed), with beautiful chiavari chairs & a nice selection of table linens.

We can book either a Full Social Event or a Small Social Event.

  • Full Social events at Marlow House are 6.5 hours.  Two hours to setup, four hours for the event and 1/2 hour to breakdown.
  • Small Social events are booked hourly with a 2 hour minimum.  Included in the Small Social is a 1 hour setup and a 1/2 hour break down period as part of the package.

Marlow House does not have an alcohol license, however you may provide your own alcohol. The caterer will supply insured, professional bartenders for all alcohol service. The caterer will also provide ice, mixers, glasses and napkins. Pricing will vary between a Full Bar and Beer, Wine and Champagne service.

Contact Us About Your Social Event

To reserve Marlow House for your wedding, please fill out this form and one of our wedding planners will contact you to discuss your needs.



Guests may park at any one of the following locations during non business hours.

Little and Smith Insurance – directly next to Marlow House at 202 Church Street

Wellstar Doctors Office – directly behind Marlow house at 191 Cherokee Street

Cherokee Street Parking Garage – two blocks from Marlow house at 100 Cherokee Street

Church Street Parking – Parking is allowed on Church Street after 6 PM in marked parking spaces

Please make every effort not to park at the Mayes, Ward and Dobbins Funeral Home, at bank parking lots blocking the ATM’s or the First Presbyterian Church.

If you are the guest-of-honor, have an appointment with us or a delivery, you may park at Marlow House which can be accessed off Ardis Street.  Marlow House is the blue and white house with a white fence at the corner of Church and Ardis streets – 192 Church Street.