Fondren is fortunate to have amazing places to host events. From cozy and intimate to large and lavish, the neighborhood is tailored to accommodate the best of celebrations. Whether it’s weddings, rehearsal dinners, live music, parties, corporate events or fund raisers, plan your next occasion in Fondren.

Here we profile four of our most prominent rental facilities. Each property books their own dates and can be reached with the accompanying phone numbers.




The Cedars
4145 Old Canton Rd.

(601) 366-5552 or (601) 981-9606

• Classic country setting on two acres shaded by 200 year
old cedar trees
• Full catering kitchen complete with Viking appliances
• Accessible from I-55 near Old Canton Rd and Meadowbrook
• Weekend bookings are Friday through Sunday
• Special weekday and nonprofit rates for meetings and
• Intimate to large scale events with indoor/outdoor
• Parking and on site security available

circa. URBAN ARTISAN LIVING (closed)
2771 Old Canton Rd.

(601) 362-8484
circa. URBAN ARTISAN LIVING is an entire building including the
front courtyard and the showroom where guests can mingle
and browse through the best in American-made artisan items
(accommodates around 200) and circa.venue, a more intimate
space just through the antique archway (50 or less)

• 3,700+ square feet of function space
• An outdoor courtyard
• Spacious catering kitchen
• Stage for musician/performer use
• MP3 ready audio equipment use
• Wireless internet access
• Audio/visual projector and screen available

Duling Hall
622 Duling Ave.

(601) 292-7121

• 5,000 square feet of function space
• Accommodates up to 300
• Indoor/Outdoor options available
• Small stage for intimate performances or full stage with
sound and professional lighting
• Multiple catering services to choose from
• On-site catering kitchen
• Valet parking available

Fondren Hall
4436 N. State St.


• Former Primos Northgate Convention Center
• 10,000 square feet
• Accommodates 400-450; expanding soon to 800
• Catering kitchen, caterers available
• Audio/video capabilities
• Secure parking / Security available

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