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February 14, 2024

Venue at Edgewood | Lake Hartwell Wedding Venue

Christmas Wedding at Venue at Edgewood | Townville, SC

This past December, I had the opportunity to photograph a wedding alongside Mary Katherine Photography for Eve and Dylan’s wedding day.

Nestled along the stunning Lake Hartwell, The Venue at Edgewood is a haven for couples seeking the perfect backdrop for their special day. This hidden gem in Townville, SC, spans 28 acres of breathtaking beauty, offering a unique blend of rustic charm and modern elegance. Here are some of the features that make The Venue at Edgewood an idyllic choice for your dream wedding:

Breathtaking Setting:

The Venue at Edgewood boasts an expansive 28-acre property that stretches along the shores of Lake Hartwell, providing an awe-inspiring backdrop for your celebration. As you exchange vows with your loved one, the serene beauty of the lake and the surrounding landscape create a magical atmosphere that will be etched in your memories forever.

The Barn- A Rustic Elegance:

The centerpiece of The Venue at Edgewood is its charming barn, a versatile space that can comfortably accommodate up to 250 guests. With its polished concrete floors, the barn exudes a rustic yet refined ambiance, setting the stage for an unforgettable celebration. The barn’s 6-ft chandeliers add a touch of sophistication, casting a warm glow over the festivities.

Private Spaces for Preparations:

To ensure that every moment leading up to your ceremony is special, The Venue at Edgewood provides both a Bridal Suite and a Groom’s Suite. These thoughtfully designed spaces offer comfort and luxury, allowing you and your wedding party to relax and prepare in style.

Custom Cottages:

The Venue at Edgewood offers two custom cottages on the property. These charming accommodations provide a private retreat for the newlyweds, for bridal parties to stay the night before the wedding, and are the perfect getting-ready location ensuring plenty of space and comfort. The cottages are just a few steps away from the main venue and the outdoor ceremony location.

Gorgeous Landscape Design:

Impeccable landscaping surrounds The Venue at Edgewood, enhancing the beauty of the outdoor spaces. Whether you choose to exchange vows beneath a canopy of trees or dance the night away on the covered porch, the stunning landscape design adds an extra layer of charm to your celebration.

Functional Amenities:

The practical aspects of hosting a wedding are seamlessly addressed at The Venue at Edgewood. A prep kitchen and a built-in bar cater to the needs of your catering team, ensuring a smooth and efficient dining experience for your guests.

Covered Porch with Sunset Views:

One of the most enchanting features of The Venue at Edgewood is the covered porch, offering breathtaking views of the setting sun. As you and your guests enjoy the evening, the beauty of the sky provides a magical backdrop for a truly unforgettable celebration.


In the heart of Townville, SC, The Venue at Edgewood emerges as a hidden gem, offering a perfect blend of natural beauty and elegant amenities. From the rustic charm of the barn to the modern conveniences provided, this venue sets the stage for an enchanting celebration. If you’re dreaming of a wedding that seamlessly combines sophistication with the tranquility of nature, The Venue at Edgewood awaits to turn your vision into a reality.

All photos are property of Katie Jaynes Photography, photographed at the December 2023 wedding of Eve &  Dylan that was second shot for Mary Katherine Photography.



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