Cheers to a Wedding Venue Giveaway

The Classic Center
Downtown Athens

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Are you a couple with an extraordinary love story and a wish to make your big day even more special?

We have a fantastic opportunity for you! Share your love story with us, and you'll have a chance to win free space rental at The Classic Center for your big day!

Imagine your vivid love story coming to life in the picturesque venue of your choosing at The Classic Center. It's your chance to create unforgettable memories without the stress of venue costs. Stand out from the crowd and celebrate your love in an extraordinary way.

Don't wait! Submit your video and application today detailing your love story and how you met your partner. This may be your golden ticket to experience a worry-free, magical wedding day!

Offer Details

At The Classic Center, we aim to help you have the best event possible. Every wedding is unique, and every couple has a different budget, so we want to help you make The Classic Center the perfect venue for your special day. The winning couple will receive free space rental in The Classic Center venue that best suits their wedding day dreams. Options include the rustic or bohemian Foundry building, the charmingly elegant Athena Ballroom, or the Atrium, where modern and classic meet. 

What is included in the free venue rental?

  • Venue Rental Space at The Classic Center
  • Chiavari Seating
  • Marketing Enhancements Package
  • Valued up to $10,000
  • Hotel Suite or Discounted Block Rooms at Hyatt Place Athens
  • Must be applied to a wedding date held before July 1, 2025. 
    • Space, dates, and details vary, the winner will work closely with our Sales team to identify the perfect date and space for the big day. 

Phase One - How to Enter [PHASE ONE IS COMPLETE!]

All individuals who wish to enter The Classic Center Wedding Space Rental Giveaway must follow The Classic Center on Instagram and/or Facebook.  Applicants will be required to submit a letter and video (via the link below) detailing your extraordinary love story, how you and your partner met, and why you should be selected for this wedding space rental giveaway. Contest submissions will be open Monday, January 1, 2024, through Monday, January 29, 2024, at 5:00 p.m. There is no purchase necessary to apply.

How will applications be judged?

  • The Classic Center team will review the applications
  • We will take into consideration the following categories:
  • Application Content
  • Unique Love Story
  • Video and Production Creativity 

Phase Two - Community Vote LIVE! - Cast Your Vote Today

The top three candidates will be announced via email, social media, and the website.  The top three candidate video submissions will be added to The Classic Center website, and the public will be asked to vote for their favorite video. Community voting will close on Monday, February 12, 2024, at 11:59 p.m.

Public Voting

  • The Classic Center will encourage voting via Facebook, Instagram, and email communication.
  • The public will be available once via the online form
  • Public voting will end at 11:50 p.m. on Monday, February 12. 

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The winner will be announced on February 14, 2024, via The Classic Center's social media pages.

Why Choose The Classic Center for Your Wedding Celebration?

  • Location – The Classic Center is conveniently located in the heart of Downtown, providing your guests with walkable access to all of the hotels, shops, and restaurants. Save on the transportation services, carpooling, and inconvenience of shuttling guests from one place to another by keeping everything in one place. 
  • Experience – Our facility planners have years of experience coordinating events of all sizes and budgets. Take advantage of their creativity and knowledge of the facility to create the custom wedding weekend of your dreams!