Venue 1848 to hold Grand Opening on Saturday

Venue 1848, a new business in Appomattox that offers a place for intimate weddings, special family gatherings and small business events, held its ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday and will hold its Grand Opening on Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. 

The Grand Opening coincides with the Experience the Holidays event in Appomattox. 

Venue 1848 is located at 1848 Church Street, at the corner of Church Street and Main Street. Parking is accessible via the Church Street entrance. Visitors may exit through the back alley via Harrell Street. 

According to co-owner Nancy Wilk, the Grand Opening will feature catering with a grazing bar, a florist to show people what a wedding ceremony might look like at the venue, a dance demonstration, a fire pit in the courtyard, s’mores to eat, and instaprint photos. 

For more information, call (434) 664-2279. 

Venue 1848 has a social media presence on Instagram and Facebook, with a website coming soon. 

Read more in an upcoming edition of the Times Virginian newspaper.