Free Wedding Venues

Here is a list of some free wedding venues in and around the Columbia, SC metro area where you can have your marriage ceremony. All of the links take you the location’s Google Maps page for easy navigation

Governors Mansion  (my favorite)

The USC Horseshoe (several places to perform a nice ceremony)

Riverfront Park, Gist St. Location

West Columbia Riverwalk Park

Riverfront Park Amphitheater

Irmo Town Park (one of my favorites)

Clemson Extension Center Sandhills (nice lake setting with a gazebo)

Southeast Park (nice lake setting and convenient to those from Sumter coming to Columbia)

Finley Park (some nice spots but not much privacy)

Memorial Park

Sesquicentennial State Park (small entry fee, $5 per adult)

Saluda Shoals Park (small entry fee)

Lake Murray Dam North Recreational Area (small entry fee in summer months)

Maxcy Gregg Park

Virginia Hylton Park in Lexington SC