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Come tour with us to take a look around and discover the magic of The Venue at Anderson Oaks for yourself! Contact us today to schedule a tour and see why so many couples are saying "We Do" to our venue! We graciously await your visit and look forward to helping you plan your special event

About Us

The Venue at Anderson Oaks is a family owned and operated 60-acre estate nestled in Southern Mississippi and is the perfect country setting for events. Centrally located between three larger cities, this event space is the perfect retreat for everyone's "Big Day." You are bound to be delighted by our scenic surroundings and plush facilities. With a range of services and amenities,


The Venue at Anderson Oaks in Lucedale has the means to make your wedding day truly unforgettable. Only 35 miles north of Pascagoula, 40 miles northwest of Mobile and 60 miles southeast of Hattiesburg, The Venue at Anderson Oaks is easily reachable for those coming from the Gulf Coast; including Ft. Walton Beach, Destin, Pensacola, Mobile, Biloxi, Gulfport, and the Louisiana panhandle, among other places. Removed from the nearby hubbub of those big cities', this gem is an ideal spot for soon-to-be-newlyweds who are looking to get married in a peaceful setting. Upon arrival, you and your guests will note the building's stately facade, a fitting introduction to our refined property. It features immaculate landscaped grounds and a picturesque outdoor ceremony space. Our interior has a variety of sophisticated details replete with chandeliers, open-beam trusses, stained concrete floors, and the dreamiest bridal suite you will ever see.


Accommodating up to 250 guests and complete with exposed brick and wood finishings throughout, our venue embodies refined charm & modern, rustic elegance. The Grand Reception Hall with sliding barn doors personifies Mississippi-chic ambience. Keen to bring your vision to life, we will help ensure that everything happens without a hitch.  To familiarize yourselves with the facilities, our team can treat you to a guided tour of the property before your event. 

Hear What People Are Saying

Client Testimonials

"We were the first wedding held at Anderson Oaks! Once viewing the venue we immediately noticed it’s Southern Elegance & we knew It was the one for our special day! The venue is a beautiful white barn with an interior modern look. The chandeliers, iron balcony & antique doors make the whole area - and don’t forget about the gorgeous bridal suite! The scenery outside the venue is absolutely breathtaking. There are several areas for a ceremony/ event, including under the Oaks & each spot is picture perfect! My husband & I Highly recommend this venue! The owners were genuine & very helpful planning our big day making sure it was absolutely perfect in every way ! I would recommend this Venue to anyone planning an event💕"

"I loved everything about our venue. It was beautiful on the inside and the outside. The service with the staff is top notch. You can’t go wrong when choosing this place."

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We welcome you to our dream come true!  We are Billy & Melissa Anderson, the owners of The Venue at Anderson Oaks. Melissa is who you are usually speaking to when inquiring about the Venue. We have four beautiful children: Kynleigh (18), Mack (7), Jackson (5) and Mary Kathryn (4).  The Venue at Anderson Oaks is perfect for all life’s special moments. Weddings, wedding receptions, baby showers, special birthdays, and celebrations of any sort. We are so excited for this new adventure and the opportunity to assist your families while making memories of a lifetime.


Melissa and Billy Anderson 



Our 2024 Venue Rental Fees


Friday/Saturday  $5000 

Included in Venue hire are tables—round and rectangle, and chairs with cushions to accommodate 200 guests. In addition,  are 150 gold Chiavari chairs.  The Venue at Anderson Oaks has on site décor available for your use as well.  If you are dreaming of a wedding with lots of charm, our 5200 foot heated and cooled venue with its stunning chandeliers, exposed wooden beams,  and elegantly appointed  bridal suite is sure to  be the romantic event you’ve always dreamed it would be.


At The Venue at Anderson Oaks we require

20% non-refundable deposit at your booking

50% of the remaining balance at least 180 days before your event

and any balance due 90 days prior to the event.


A refundable damage and security deposit of $500 is due before the day of your event, and will be returned to

you once the venue has been inspected after your event.

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