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    The Ridge

    A French and Spanish Inspired Venue

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    The Chateau

    Opening 2019
    in Asheville, North Carolina. Where nature meets elegance

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    Elopement Packages

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    Budget Friendly Pricing

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    welcome to the ridge

    An exclusive outdoor wedding & events venue
    in Asheville, North Carolina. Where nature meets elegance

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Welcome To The Ridge | Asheville's Outdoor Wedding & Events Venue

Welcome to The Ridge, our newest french and spanish inspired wedding venue, that provides guests with breath taking 360 degree views of WNC’s gorgeous mountain ranges. Located in Marshall, NC, The Ridge offers a sense of rustic elegance while providing the perfect backdrop to your special day. After the ceremony, enjoy cocktails and appetizers at The Chateau or take a walk around our lush property. More than just a wedding venue, The Ridge is an immersive experience of European charm.  Call us today for bookings and information! 828-772-5323.

Explore Our Services

  • Rustic charm and natural beauty are reflected throughout the entire property. We offer exceptional planning and event day services to ensure a beautiful day with lasting memories.

  • We offer everything you need to celebrate your special day including upscale catering and planning services that make The Ridge the ideal setting for your reception.

  • Balancing life and planning your wedding can get stressful! Allow us to offer our expertise to ensure your day is stress-free and enjoyable. We focus on telling your story as a couple and we look forward to meeting you!

  • Visit our downtown location The Venue. Perfect for Rehearsal Dinners and more, located in the heart of downtown Asheville.

  • Let us help you with a list of our preferred vendors! From photographers, florists, and bakers to bands, DJs, and designers, these vendors are some of the best in their industry

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Marta Santamaria

"I have a passion for what I do. I really do want to make people happy.
It's about the experience as a whole, feeling it, enjoying it, engaging in it.“

Marta, owner of The Venue, downtown Asheville’s premier event space, brings her flair for style, energy, and successful experience in entrepreneurship to her newest venture, The Ridge. Marta has transformed what was once a private residence into a charming outdoor venue that boasts rustic elegance while preserving the natural integrity of the property. “The focus for this venue is the experience,” says Marta. “We want people to be immersed in the natural beauty of the space while celebrating their special day.”

Like The Venue, you can expect classic and timeless design, fresh and delicious food, and particular attention to detail at The Ridge. Marta is passionate about each event and focuses on providing a memorable, personable, and unique experience for each client.