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Kingston Stables is an historic farm nestled in the North Georgia mountains on the shores of Lake Rabun, offering acres of lush natural landscape for your elegantly rustic outdoor wedding. Formerly a horse pasture, the wedding venue grounds feature the original horse barn, vintage stacked-stone walls, towering pines & hemlock, a bubbling spring-fed creek, gentle rolling hills, and a lakefront lawn set in a private cove. The estate has been family owned since the early 1920s and has hosted weddings since 2009.

The grounds offer multiple settings to accomodate your perfect outdoor wedding:

Garden of Trees

Ideally situated for a ceremony, the garden is bordered by tall pines and a spring-fed creek on all sides. A vintage stacked-stone wall encircles the setting, and the gentle slope lends itself to natural stadium-style seating so each guest has a perfect view of the vows.

Lakefront Lawn

Located on the shores of Lake Rabun, the lawn can host wedding ceremonies and/or receptions. Guests enjoy the true lake backdrop from this special setting. This space offers the most level surface throughout the state, ideal for tenting. Lawn ceremonies features a dramatic processional as the bride appears to enter from the forest.

Creekside Meadow

Popular for cocktail hours and lawn games, the meadow is located between the Garden of Trees and Lakefront Lawn, making it an ideal transition space while the bridal party finishes photos. Bordered by a creek and reflecting pool on one side and tall pines on the other, the meadow can also host ceremonies or receptions.

The local area offers a variety of outdoor adventures, antique shopping, wineries, + more. Nearby hotels, restaurants, + activities will delight guests of all ages.

The wedding venue is exclusively managed by sittin' in a tree weddings, offering designer wedding packages with custom details.

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Kingston Stables is located in Lakemont, GA, approximately 15 miles south of Clayton, GA.

    • 2 hours north of downtown Atlanta
    • 2 hours southwest of Asheville
    • 3 hours southeast of Chattanooga



A sampling of Kingston Stables weddings and features are below, or click to see additional gallery images..



I can't tell you how pleased we all were with Anna and Darren's wedding day! My whole family including Darren and Anna attribute the wonderful day to your calm and capable guidance. You are so good at what you do. Thanks so much for making it a special day. We are still sitting around talking about every aspectof the day and so thankful that we were able to have the ceremony at the estateand that it was such a beautiful day for pictures. Everything was perfect. What a wonderful setting. It was so meaningful to us because of our connection to the most beautiful place on earth. [Rebecca P., Mother of the Bride]

Thank you for helping us with the big day. All the family and friends had a great time. We are all still enjoying hearing the doves cooing when Hunter and JT knelt for Communion. We felt that the day was blessed and we are all happy with the result! [Nancy S., Mother of the Bride]

If it weren't for you tending to the details, I'm not sure we would've had a wedding at all! Thank you so much for EVERYTHING! The weather was perfect, the flowers were perfect, the food was perfect. Thank you!! [Morghen K., Bride]



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