Weddings at Joe Wheeler State Park's Lodge

Joe Wheeler State Park Lodge offers a variety of wedding options for your special day.  Outdoor settings, indoor space, from hor d'oeuvres to a full buffet, from the rehearsal dinner, to guest and bridal party accomodations, our experienced staff can make your wedding day organized and stress free!


Weddings in Alabama State Parks


The River Room         

The River Room with a fireplace and a lovely view of First Creek can accomodate up to 150 people.  This room opens onto the *patio for the perfect wedding/reception space.

*Additional Charges may apply

The Cypress Room
The Cypress Room can accomodate up to 150 guests.  Comes with a portable dance floor, and can be beautifully decorated.  The patio can also be rented in conjunction with the Cypress Room. 

The Convention Center
The Convention Center will accomodate up to 300 guests and offers the most options, with 3 seperate rooms combined for a single venue.  Walls can be removed for one large space or you may choose to use one space for ceremony and the other space for reception. 

The Patio

The Patio can accomodate up to 300 guests.  The River Room or Cypress Room must be rented in order to reserve the Patio. 

(includes 100 white chairs) additional chairs $2 each.

Call Felicia Turner at Joe Wheeler State Park Lodge at
256-247-5461 or 1-800-544-JOEW for more details.
Email: for prices. 

Please call to make an appointment to view our facilities. 

  • All buffets minimum of 60 people, (except with Steamship Round, minimum of 100 people)
  • All meals served with rolls, coffee and tea.
  • We provide all linens, tables, silverware, setup, cleanup.
  • All prices subject to 20% service charge and sales tax.
  • Full payment due 2 weeks prior.
  • All prices and menus are subject to change. 

Access to Alabama State Parks and State Park Programs is available without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex or disabilities.