Stunning settings for your dazzling day.
Our banquet and ballroom options range from intimate to expansive, all designed to make your wedding joyful and unforgettable.
Intimate and ample spaces.
For small, romantic ceremonies, our Historic Lobby – with its classic pipe organ and intricate Grand Staircase – is a perfectly intimate setting. The Laurentine Room provides a beautiful river backdrop for smaller gatherings. For larger affairs, the Summit Room features panoramic views of the stunning Mississippi River valley, and can accommodate up to 240 of your closest friends and loved ones.
Designed to fit your dreams.
Every room has custom floorplans that can be configured to meet your unique wedding and reception needs. In keeping with our full-service commitment, we also have ideal spaces for engagement parties, rehearsal dinners, bridal showers, and photo shoots.
We’ve got a perfect St. James place for you!
New Wedding Venue Now Open
The Portside Room
Our newest wedding venue, the Portside room is now open after an extensive renovation in October 2019. A vintage design space bringing accents of the building history into the room such as stone walls, and a mix of wood and concrete floor. A charming old-world venue with a rustic organic feel.
SEVEN BEAUTIFUL SPACES TO CHOOSE FROM
Summit - Up to 240
Portside - Up to 150
Laurentine - Up to 80
VDR - Up to 70
Oak - Up to 40
Set on 340 acres in the beautiful bluff land region of the Upper Mississippi River, the Anderson Center is a stunning location for outdoor wedding ceremonies.
175 white resin chairs - Soft padding for guest comfort, cleaned before and after each use, setup and teardown. Additional needs rent for $3.50 per chair.
Luxury restroom trailer - Luxury restroom trailer with porch steps, AC and hot water, decorated for weddings and stocked with guest care items. A portable ADA ground restroom can be added for an additional fee if needed.
Ceremony arbor - Simple yet elegant, rustic white arbor ready for personal decor.
Hotel attendant - St. James Hotel staff present for the length of the event
Power management - Quiet generator, delivery, setup, supply cords, fuel and attendant for length of event
Onsite parking - Up to 300 cards, two directional parking signs
"The wedding was held in the beautiful historic lobby followed by a cocktail reception
in the Victorian dining room and library."
"An absolutely beautiful setting for a wedding."