Weddings

Mobile Weddings Header
Weddings &
Elopements

Laura K. Allen Photography

WEDDINGS PAGE: social buttons - real
Dream Wedding
Couple standing in front of historic door on Scarritt Bennett Center campus
Intimate. Historic. Perfect.
A repeat winner of the Toast of Music City’s “Best Places to Get Married” and The Knot’s “Best of Weddings,” Scarritt Bennett Center’s historic campus is among the most picturesque wedding venues in Nashville.
Courtesy of SheHeWe Photography
Preferred Vendor List
Bride and Groom walking down the aisle
Need help finding vendors?
We have lots of friends in Nashville’s wedding industry, and we’d be happy to introduce you. Ask our Weddings staff for a copy of our Preferred Vendor List.
Courtesy of Nashville Photo Group
Statement of Welcome
Two grooms on their wedding day
You Are Welcome Here
We pride ourselves on being an inclusive wedding venue. All couples are welcome here: all backgrounds, skin tones, ability levels, orientations, and gender identities. We are honored you would consider making us part of your special day.
Courtesy of Jonathan Wright Photo
Slide 1
Receptions

Courtesy of Molly Peach Photography

About Ellen
Ellen Coleman
WEDDINGS & SPECIAL EVENTS SALES MANAGER

Ellen Coleman graduated from the University of Memphis in 2008 with a Bachelor of Arts in History and has more than four years’ experience coordinating weddings, concerts, and other special events. A native of Memphis, TN, Coleman joined the Scarritt Bennett Center staff in 2021 as the Weddings & Special Events Manager after 15 years working for The Episcopal Church.

As the Weddings & Special Events Manager, Coleman’s role includes weddings management, event inquiries and campus tours, special events management, memorial planning, video and photo shoot management, and “day of” venue management for special and sacred occasions. While watching Nashville grow over the past five years, Coleman knows that it’s more important than ever to bring warmth, kindness, and radical hospitality to those who seeking a sacred, intentional way to celebrate important occasions. Coleman is passionate about connecting people to one another and helping to bring joy to any event, especially those hosted at Scarritt Bennett Center.

In her free time, Coleman enjoys playing soccer with her nephews, photographing life events for friends and family, and cheering on the Memphis Tigers.

Ellen Coleman in blue dress standing in front of historic window at Scarritt Bennett Center