Gas South Convention Center and the Hudgens Center for the Arts are located on the Gas South District campus in lovely, Duluth, GA, just 30 minutes north of downtown Atlanta. This versatile campus can accommodate weddings from small and intimate to large, international weddings. There are an array of indoor and outdoor settings to choose from, allowing you to create and customize your unforgettable romantic experience.
Facilities and Capacity
The Gas South District 118-acre campus will give couples various venues to create their vision. The Grand Ballroom has 21,000 square feet of space, which acts as a blank canvas for you to create your nuptial vision. With a capacity of up to 1,000 guests, this event space is ideal for planning an extravagant celebration. The interior features an interesting, geometric-style ceiling to add a chic touch to your reception, and custom uplighting can easily help create your desired mood. I
An elevated stage area is available, and the Grand Ballroom is complemented by a pre-function gallery, which gives you 10,000 square feet of space, with a lakefront view for your cocktail hour. Smaller meeting rooms are also on site to serve as dressing suites or rehearsal dinner venues. For larger, international weddings, the 50,000 sf Exhibit Hall can be designed to accommodate 2,000 plus guests, and your vision is only limited by your budget!
On the east end of the campus, The Hudgens Center for the Arts offers a indoor/outdoor experience, ideal for those hoping for a cozy garden weddings. The outdoor Sculpture Garden is flush with native plants, trees, outdoor sculptures, lily pads and a cozy courtyard. A small waterfall and koi fish pond will add to your peaceful atmosphere in this open-air space. The interior Hudgens venue offers a Grand Hall, which can accommodate 125 guests, who will be surrounded by local, regional and national art on display in a fresh, modern venue.
Gas South District is run by dedicated, welcoming staff ready to accommodate your unique needs. Tables, chairs, and linens will be provided. Your onsite event coordinators will be present on your special day, to ensure everything goes smoothly. The in-house catering team is Atlanta's award-winning Proof of the Pudding, who will happily curate your menu with professional flair, offering mouth-watering creations and menus to meet a range of budgets.
Frequently Asked Questions about Venue
Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?
What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?
What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?
Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?
Which of the following are included in starting site fee?
Chairs, Clean Up, Linens, Set Up, Tables
Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?
Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?
Bartender(s), House Beer, House Liquor, House Wine
What is the maximum capacity of your venue?
What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue?
How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
Describe your venue
Art Gallery, Ballroom, Banquet Hall, Garden, Museum
What kind of settings are available?
Indoor, Uncovered Outdoor
Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?
Ceremony, Reception, Bridal Shower, Engagement Party, Rehearsal Dinner
What event services do you offer?
Accommodations, Bar Services, Catering Services, Clean Up, Event Planner, Event Rentals, Get Ready Rooms, Lighting / Sound, Outside Vendors, Set Up, Wifi
What catering services do you offer?
Buffet, Cocktail Reception, Dessert, Hors d'oeuvres, Outside Cake, Plated, Server(s), Stations
What bar services do you provide?
Bartender(s), Cash Bar, Champagne Toast, House Beer, House Liquor, House Wine, Liquor License, Open Bar, Premium Liquor, Signature Drink, Specialty Beer, Specialty Wine
What event items are available?
Audio Equipment, Chairs, Dance Floor, Lighting, Tables
What food and beverage items are available?
Barware, China, Chocolate Fountain, Flatware, Glassware, Linens
What transportation and access is available?
Parking, Shuttle, Valet, Wheelchair Access
What months are included in your peak season?
April, May, June, July, August, September, October
What months are included in your off-peak season?
January, February, March, November, December