Wedding Venues Winston-Salem

Weddings in Winston-Salem, NC

Celebrate in fabulous style at this former cotton mill factory, turned architectural gem! Located in downtown Winston-Salem, the Historic Brookstown Inn is truly unique, classically designed, and back by a renowned staff. The Courtyard, Arista Mills Room and Cotton Mill Lounge can easily accommodate intimate gatherings or large celebrations for up to 200 guests. Couple this with our historic guest rooms and exclusive catering and bar services, and you have the ideal location for any gathering.

The Venue

Wedding ceremonies for up to 200 can be hosted in our outdoor Courtyard. The grounds are brick covered and lined with cherry blossom trees, providing ample shade and beautiful coloring throughout the seasons. Step down into the Lower Courtyard for cocktail hour, before moving indoors to the Arista Mills Room for reception.

The Arista Mills Room at the Historic Brookstown Inn is full of charm and easily customizable. The space is 2500 square feet and features exposed brick walls, columns, oversized windows with ample natural light, and built-in dancefloor. The space is ideal for intimate gatherings or large celebrations up to 200 people. This is a space you can truly make your own!

Wedding Services

We make it simple for you! Our venue rental fee includes 150 indoor banquet chairs, round and rectangular tables for indoor/outdoor use, 150 white garden chairs for indoor/outdoor use, built-in dancefloor in the Winston Room of the Arista Mills Room, wrought-iron easels, and white drape for ceremonies (Courtyard use only), use of house linens, china, glassware, and silverware.

Additional services provided include custom room diagrams, dedicated venue staff, event setup and breakdown of venue provided furnishings, and reset from ceremony to reception in the Arista Mills Room.


Catering and beverage services at our venue are provided by the Cotton Mill Lounge at the Historic Brookstown Inn’s culinary team. Our Chef will help you create a customized wedding anywhere from traditional southern to global cuisine. We use locally sourced ingredients. Click to view our events menu.

Menu prices are exclusive of 22% service charge and 7% sales tax.

Nancy Ray Photography
Nancy Ray Photography

Room Blocks

The Historic Brookstown Inn boasts 70-well appointed and unique guest rooms with charming architectural elements of the mill including exposed brick and wood beams. We are able to block off rooms at a discounted rate for your out-of-town guests.

For more information, please fill out the Request for Proposal form below!

Group Blocks Winston-Salem

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Real Weddings

Caroline + Kevin’s Spring Wedding at the Historic Brookstown Inn. Read more on the blog at Rebecca Rose Events.

Read TriadWeddings story of Kaitlyn & Alex’s vintage garden themed wedding at the Historic Brookstown Inn.

From the COVER of Forysth Woman Engaged is Kelsey & John’s October 2017 wedding at the Historic Brookstown Inn.