Engagement Season: Tips for the Lads + the Ladies

With engagement season fast approaching, we know the planning and process can be daunting! From planning the big ta-dah, to picking the shiner you will place on her finger forever, there is so much to consider. Never fear, we are here with some helpful tips and tricks to make the big day a little easier along

A Mindful Bride: Yoga Retreat

As a bride, you go to great lengths planning your wedding day to ensure everything will be picture perfect, enjoyed by your guests, and seamlessly executed. Of course all of these elements are extremely important, however, it is crucial to take time to prepare yourself mentally and physically for your big day!  Yoga is the

A Not So Basic Bachelorette Weekend

Goodbye to nuptial traditions & hello to modern couples eager to travel! The uptrend in both domestic and international destination weddings means saying goodbye to nuptial traditions, hello to modern couples eager to travel, and welcoming the bridal party to do the same. We can part with the days when throwing a bachelorette party meant

Size Matters When Picking a Venue

Size Matters When Picking a Venue When the time comes to schedule, organize, and manage an event, there will be an unlimited number of questions running through your mind. While every question deserves an answer, there is one you have to deal with before the rest: which venue is best for your event?

10 Things to Consider when Choosing your Event Venue

10 Things to Consider When Choosing your Event Venue When organizing an event, you are confronted by many decisions. Choosing a venue is the one decision that will have the largest impact on your event. The date of the event, catering options, and attendees’ pleasant experiences are all are partly affected by which venue you

For Any Occasion

No matter what the occasion, The Rutledge House provides the perfect space to make your vision for your event a reality. With 3 floors, over 5500 square feet of space, and 15-foot vaulted ceilings, the House offers an expansive blank canvas to engrain guests in the aura of Charleston while accommodating any needs.


Hey there, we’re glad you found us. Welcome to The Rutledge House, the premier event venue located in the heart of historic downtown Charleston. Prepare to step into a classic example of southern elegance, an ideal setting for weddings, rehearsal dinners, welcome parties, social gatherings, and corporate functions. Featuring original heart pine floors with floor-to-ceiling