New Orleans Wedding Venue - Race and Religious

Let's be honest, New Orleans is the perfect spot for destination weddings. With so many amazing and unique venues such as Race and Religious your wedding is sure to wow your family and guest.  As you're browsing through destination wedding venues you should know that whether you're looking for a grand ballroom for that fairy tale romance or a perfectly imperfect boho-chic outdoor space New Orleans has the most amazing backdrops for your big da. 




If you want a uniquely New Orleans wedding venue then this is the spot for you. Occupying an entire city block Race and Religious offers unique styling and ambiance with an uber-romantic glow. This charming destination is one of New Orleans' most coveted wedding venues that attracts couples from all over the United States. Brides love the look of the restored grounds that deliver that old-world charm with its authentic antique bricks.  This 180 year-old former residence was renovated and re-styled to accommodate present day events and weddings all while keeping it's old-world charm preserved. With bookings for prime dates up to a year or more in advance if you think Race and Religious is the venue for you be sure to inquire and book early!


What the industry is saying about Race and Religious

Race and Religious has been dubbed by Green Wedding Shoes one of the Coolest Places to get Married in the US.( has featured Race and Religious twice. Once as one of the 50 Most Romantic Places in America to get married and a second time as America's Best Wedding Venues.  A list that includes Oheka Castle in Huntington, New York, Gramercy Park Hotel in New York, New York, The Rainbow Room in New York, New York and The Breakers Palm Beach in Palm Beach, Florida. 

Venue Details


Rental price starts at $8000. Packages do not include catering, coordinating and bar services. Race and Religious can accommodate up to 300 guests for a cocktail/buffet style reception and 150 for a seated dinner.

510 Race Street, New Orleans, LA 70130


Why Race and Religious is Unique?

Chosen by Travel and Leisure and one of the coolest rental homes in the world, this wedding venue can be booked for an extended stay with its two kitchens, five bathrooms and four bedrooms. And why wouldn't you want to stay in New Orleans for a little bit longer? Harpers Bazaar slated New Orleans as the most fun city for your wedding party. (