Where to Host a Shower in Atlanta

Unique Ideas for Bridal Shower and Baby Shower Venues

A shower is always a fun occasion, with friends gathering to celebrate a big moment like a wedding or a new baby. Sometimes if you are hosting a large group, your home is just not an option. Check out these ideas for wedding and baby shower locations around metro Atlanta.

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    Dr. Bombay's Underwater Tea Party
    ••• Dr. Bombay's Underwater Tea Party. www.drbombays.com

    Located in Candler Park, Dr. Bombay's is a unique and memorable spot for a smaller party. The tea shop has warm, eclectic decor with a seriously vintage vibe that reminds you of something out of a Wes Anderson film. Rent the quirky space and host high tea for the ladies, complete with yummy snacks. 

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    Sun in my Belly is known for both their delicious catering and their cute neighborhood cafe in Kirkwood. They have a private side room that can host fairly large showers and parties, with plenty of room to dine and open loads of presents. The sunny space is industrial chic with a hint of vintage flair.

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    Swan Coach House

    Swan Coach House
    ••• Swan Coach House. Wikimedia Commons/Hellohowareyoudoing

    A party at Swan Coach House has been a long-standing tradition for Southern belles. Order up dainty finger foods and party punches for an elegant affair. They have a wide variety of private spaces to accommodate groups of 20 all the way up to 100.

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    Java Vino is a great location for a engagement party of wedding shower. This coffee shop meets wine bar has a few different options for private parties, and is able to host up to 50 people. They also offer desserts and non-alcoholic beverages for baby showers, though it might be a bit of a tease to bring the mommy-to-to be a wine bar!

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    HodgePodge Coffee in Ormewood Park offers their space for rental for a modest fee, and even lets you bring in your own food and drink. Even if you bring some items of your own, you'll definitely want to include some of their yummy desserts for your soiree!

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    Chain restaurant La Madeleine, which has three Atlanta locations, is frequently suggested for showers. Locations that have private rooms let you use the room for just a modest minimum spend that makes it a very affordable option for many hosts.

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    Neighborhood Clubhouses

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    If you're on a tight budget, you may want to look for a neighborhood clubhouse to host your party. These spacious facilities let you bring your own food and drink. Typically you'll find clubhouses with rental space in both subdivisions and condo buildings. If you don't live in a community with a clubhouse, see if there's another close friend of the guest of honor who might have access to one of these areas.