Grounds Booking

Picture your special event at Praters Mill Historic Site. This unique venue in an outdoor, rural setting provides a one-of-a-kind atmosphere for your event such as birthday parties, weddings, corporate picnics, family reunions, etc. Reservations are required and donations must be paid in full prior to use.

Pricing starts at $50; a $150 refundable deposit is required for all events in addition to the rental donation.

To reserve space or ask questions please call 706-694-MILL or use the contact form below.

–> Birthday parties, showers, etc – 2-HR minimum @ $25/HR. Must be paid in advance.

–> Reunions – 4-HR minimum @$25/HR. Must be paid in advance.

–> Weddings – $300, includes Saylors Pavilion and Open-Air Pavilion. $100 non-refundable deposit will be applied to rental donation.

–> Corporate or organization events, please contact the Prater’s Mill office for rental information.




The covered Saylors Pavilion with covered stage and permanent bench seating (approx seating for 250) can be decorated your way. Included are a limited number of tables, electricity, two clean port-o-lets and limited parking. The stage is elevated and includes a backstage area and two dressing rooms, making this an ideal venue for entertainment. The flooring in the seating area is wood shavings while the stage is wood. New shavings are added each October.

Power: Outlets located around the perimeter with lights on the stage, over the seating area, and in the dressing rooms.

Access and Parking: The mill side parking area is adjacent to the building.


This open-air shelter with tin roof (30′ x 60′) has a gravel floor. You must provide your own tables and chairs.

Power: Outlets located around the perimeter on every other support with lights above.

Access and Parking: This building is behind the roped off area and setup should use minimal access.

Store Side Grounds

If you are interested in booking this section of the historic site, please contact the office for pricing and details.  (NOTE: Ground Only.  The buildings are not accessible or available for rental.)



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