6 Affordable venues around Nashville

If you are a bride on a budget, here are some venues around Nashville that will help you save. There may be trade-offs such as fewer amenities or more restrictions.

The Martin Center - Brentwood
This facility is a community center, but offers facility rentals after hours and weekends. 
Rate: $150/hour
Notes: Includes tables and chairs for 200

Cool Springs House - Brentwood
This old home in Crockett Park is a beautiful setting for a smaller wedding
Rate: $350
Notes: Some tables and chairs.  No dancing in the house.  

This historic lodge holds 80 guests in a rustic and natural setting
Rate: $110
Notes: Includes tables and chairs for 80.  Books up very early.

The Foundry - Nashville
This historic, artsy building can hold up to 150 guests. 
Rate: $575
Notes: Has a few tables.  No alcohol allowed.

Peacock Ballroom - Nashville
This beautiful space offers lots of amenities for up to 150 guests.
Rate: $1000
Notes:  Includes tables, chairs, and AV equipment.

Amqui Station - Madison
This historic train station has a large outdoor pavilion that holds 200 seated.
Rates: $25 an hour
Notes: Will need to follow the facility policies.  Tables and linens available for rent.    

Other budget friendly venues: 
Smiley Hollow: Starts at $2500 includes tables, benches, food and non-alcoholic drinks. 
Stone Hall: $150 an hour, no dancing in the house
Monthaven: $150 an hour, used as an art gallery
Homestead Manor: Starts at $1000