Event Planning

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Front lawn dinner

Front lawn dinner

Houmas House offers multiple backdrops for special events. From small rehearsal dinners to large corporate events, there are many options to choose from. Outdoor weddings and dinners enjoy the breathtaking views of the historic mansion and gardens while indoor events have the charm of elegant ballrooms and intimate dining rooms.

The event staff offers planning assistance and provides resources for special themes, entertainment and electrical equipment.

To talk about your wedding, reception or other special events at Houmas House Plantation and Gardens, call Kevin Kelly at 504-628-6000.

About Us

Houmas House is a beautiful plantation located near New Orleans in Darrow, Louisiana. We’re open 7 days a week from 9am to 7pm. At Houmas House, you can tour the grounds, stay in the inn, enjoy Louisiana cuisine, and host one-of-a-kind weddings and events.