Want to See Your Name in Lights?

If you book your wedding at the American Theater in Charleston, South Carolina, they will literally put you and your sweethearts name in huge letters on the stunning outdoor marquee! Really! How fun is that?! We all know you’re the star of your story, and when you celebrate your big day at the American Theater, all of downtown Charleston will know it too! 

When it comes down to it, it really is no surprise that a city like Charleston, considered by many to be the most historic and beloved city in the US, would have an Art Deco gem like the American Theater! After all, you’d be hard pressed to throw and stone and not hit a little piece of history! We’re downright overflowing with history and charm here in South Carolina! Now’s your chance to add your story to that long legacy! Not convinced yet? Keep reading!

Having a wedding at the American Theater is truly a red carpet affair!

Old Hollywood Glam

This opulent 1942 Art Deco Movie Theater has been lovingly restored by the Patrick Properties Hospitality Group, and they really have attended to even the smallest details. Truly one of the most unique venues in all of Charleston, and deeply rooted in the regal architecture of old Hollywood glamor, Charleston’s premier movie house is a stylish, lavish and sophisticated whopping 8,000-square-foot event venue on Upper King Street! 

The Theater showcases a truly amazing vintage exterior marquee, a huge  and luxurious grand ballroom with entertainment stage, an expansive lobby with an adorable popcorn and concession stand, an intimate lounge and bar, a state-of-the-art, fully equipped, cinema with stadium seating, and it’s fully accessible, so everyone can join in on the fun!

Set the Stage

Since we’re in the business of entertaining people, we feel that it really is one of the most important parts of your party! You’ll always remember the fun you had when you danced the night away! And, trust us, the special moments you share with your nearest and dearest on the dance floor often take on greater significance as time goes by! And, from our experience, you really can’t go wrong when you host your wedding at the American Theater! The Atmosphere is so fantastic that the party almost takes care of itself… once you hire great entertainment that it is! Wink, wink.  Nudge, nudge.

The Theater Itself is a Star!

Fun fact! The theater was in the movie ‘The Notebook’, one of the most iconic romantic movies of the last few decades! In ‘The Notebook’, main characters, Allie and Noah go on a double date at the movie theater to see ‘Li’l Abner’ before taking their infamous stroll down beautiful King Street. Pretty Neat, if you ask us!