Entire Venue at Essence Venue

5439 Riverdale Road, Atlanta, GA 30349

About this space

When you want your event to stand out among the rest, your search has ended as we are the best! Celebrate in Essence fashion. Our venue can be classy, chic, modern, or traditional. The venue has a large open floor plan, flexible seating, and layered dimensions, contributing to a magnificent backdrop to fulfill the vision of your dreams.

Upon entering into the large ballroom, you are in awe at the “Grandeur" chandeliers, beautiful floors, and large dance floor. There is an adjustable lighting system, to set the mood and create the experience intended. Every intrinsic detail of Essence Event Venue & Lounge has been specially designed so that your event will be celebrated in GRANDEUR STYLE!

Essence Event Venue & Lounge continues to make a footprint for our clients in Atlanta and its surrounding areas. Upon entrance into the venue, you will be awed by the beautiful ceiling chandeliers, modern glamour, and beautiful floors.

There is a large dance floor area located in front of our stage that is able to host a band, DJ, wedding participants, etc. The venue spans 10,000 square feet, the ballroom makes up for 7,000 of the total square footage. We can comfortably accommodate 700 guests standing. And 350 seated.

Essence Event Venue & Lounge also provides a list of preferred vendors to our clients to make your event special. We have preferred vendors such as DJs, photographers, an in-house decorator, and a luxury transportation car service. Our venue also offers bartending services.

At Essence Event Venue & Lounge, you never have to worry about parking. Our parking lots are able to accommodate hundreds of cars for your guest's convenience. Our mission is to ensure our client's satisfaction with their event experience.

The simple formula that defines our purpose is client-centered and infused with a genuine desire to make your event, whatever it may be, unforgettable for all of the right reasons. We are your modern-day venue. You are the Essence of it!


Prices

Sunday
9:00 am – 8:00 pm
from $3500 hire fee
Per session
9:00 am – 8:00 pm
from $3500 hire fee
Note: All prices include sales tax.
The prices are for 6 hours of the event.
Monday
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
from $2500 hire fee
Per session
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
from $2500 hire fee
Note: All prices include sales tax.
The prices are for 6 hours of the event.
Tuesday
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
from $2500 hire fee
Per session
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
from $2500 hire fee
Note: All prices include sales tax.
The prices are for 6 hours of the event.
Wednesday
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
from $2500 hire fee
Per session
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
from $2500 hire fee
Note: All prices include sales tax.
The prices are for 6 hours of the event.
Thursday
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
from $2500 hire fee
Per session
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
from $2500 hire fee
Note: All prices include sales tax.
The prices are for 6 hours of the event.
Friday
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
from $3500 hire fee
Per session
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
from $3500 hire fee
Note: All prices include sales tax.
The prices are for 6 hours of the event.
Saturday
9:00 am – 8:00 pm
from $4500 hire fee
Per session
9:00 am – 8:00 pm
from $4500 hire fee
Note: All prices include sales tax.
The prices are for 6 hours of the event.

Capacity

Standing
up to 700
Dining
up to 350

Catering and drinks

No in-house catering
Approved caterers only
External catering not allowed
Venue doesn’t provide alcohol
BYO alcohol not allowed

Facilities

PA system / speakers
Free parking is available on-site
Bar
Lobby
Kitchen
VIP/ Green Room
Bathrooms
Uplight LED Program
Wi-Fi
Projector
Flatscreen TV
Whiteboard
Flipchart
Conference call facilities
Air conditioning
Natural light
Storage space
Quiet space
Accommodation available

Music & sound equipment

Own music allowed
Bring your own DJ
Noise restriction

Accessibility

Wheelchair accessible
Disabled access toilets
Disabled parking space available

Rules of the space

Allowed events

Promoted and ticketed events
Wedding licence
Temporary event notices (TENs) available

We start by introducing and inviting you into the Essence Venue family. We listen and answer every question you may have with experienced detail and advice. We do not compromise on quality…ever.

We guide you through the planning at every step, ensuring your event will be perfect. We specialize in a variety of private event styles, including but not limited to corporate functions, business conferences, Quinceaneras, Sweet sixteens, bar mitzvahs, wedding receptions, holiday parties, birthday parties, proms and etc.

When the big day/evening arrives along with all of you and your guests, we provide unmatched customer service, and all are treated like family. At Essence, you will appreciate the excellent service from our professional staff and delight in your rental experience. At Essence Venue we will do everything in our power to make sure your special occasion is exactly that, special!

We are bringing elegance and class to the southside of Atlanta, hosting all types of events. Whether your event is medium or large, casual or formal, or anything in between, we are driven to provide the highest quality experience. We are proud of what we do, and we truly care about you and your event or celebration. As a ‘full-service’ event venue, we invest in your event fully by putting time and care into every moment.

Our beautiful venue is moments away from the renowned Hartsfield Jackson International Airport. The proximity of the airport and major highways like 285, 85, and 75 makes Essence convenient for all guests commuting to the venue. The venue is located at 5439 Riverdale Rd in Atlanta, GA.


FAQ

Please contact Essence Venue using the enquiry form to confirm the cancellation and refund policy for your event.

At Essence Venue, the following catering options are available:

  • The venue works with an approved list of external caterers
  • Free parking is available on-site
At Entire Venue, you can host various events such as Drinks Receptions, Banquet, Corporate Events, Conference / Seminar, Performances / Exhibitions, Social Parties, Baby Shower / Tea Party, Children / Teen, Dining, Christmas Parties, Weddings, Style.

For detailed pricing tailored to your event, please contact the venue.

Essence Venue is located at 5439 Riverdale Road, in the Atlanta.


Location