Memories that last forever in historic elegance

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10% OFF July 2019 bookings

Events must be booked 5/22/19 - 6/30/19 and take place in July 2019

Events at Drayton Mills is the Upstate’s premiere venue for weddings, corporate gatherings and special events. This sophisticated and adaptable venue resides within the historic textile mill setting, which has recently been awarded the National Community Impact Award and the 2018 South Carolina Honor Award, and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Drayton Mills Event Space
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The venue features a variety of spaces, from the Great Hall, which holds up to 300, to more intimate settings, such as a cocktail lounge and private green rooms. In total, the indoor venue encompasses 8,800 square feet, including a dance floor, catering kitchen, and a fleet of mobile beverage service stations. The indoor areas are surrounded by a variety of unique outdoor settings to facilitate separate centers of activity or simultaneous separate events. Elevated boardwalks, intimate streetscapes and courtyards, and covered gathering areas make up an additional 6,000 square-feet. All exist just steps apart. For the largest of events, a 20,000 square-foot natural lawn is available, which hugs the historic mill pond and can be upfit with limitless configurations of tents, stages, booths, etc.

For weddings, Events at Drayton offers dedicated, private spaces for the bride and groom. And, for that added touch of elegance, The Lauren Ashtyn Collection – an internationally celebrated hair extension provider – will partner with Drayton Mills in 2019 to offer a full luxury experience for brides through its on-site salon.

Events at Drayton Mills creates an elegant, inviting space for the community to use for a variety of social gatherings. Let us help make your event an occasion to remember.

As Seen in The Knot Magazine
As Seen in The Knot Magazine

On-Site Vendors

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Pi-Squared logo

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Mozza Roasters logo

The Lauren Ashtyn Collection logo

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Events at Drayton Mills opened in November 2018 and is accepting reservations. To make a reservation or for more information, please call 864-573-0092 or fill out the form.