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‘Tis the Season… for Proposals and Engagements!

Published: 02.07.2024

Whether you just got engaged or are planning on getting engaged, Russell Lands on Lake Martin has a plethora of options to make your wedding dreams come true. With the marriage of 25,000 acres of unspoiled forests and 40,000 acres of pristine blue water, Russell Lands is the perfect place to host wedding ceremonies, receptions, rehearsal dinners, bridesmaid lunches and more. Whatever the occasion, we have unique venues with refined, rustic charm, chef-prepared masterful menus, and Southern hospitality from a simpler time. With seven breathtaking settings at Alabama’s largest and most unique venue space, there is something for everyone.

Rehearsal Dinners

After your wedding ceremony rehearsal, relax with friends and family before the wedding day festivities. Treat your guests to a rustic backdrop at The Stables or a relaxed lakeside setting at The Lodge at Cocktail Slough.


Your special day has arrived! Join your friends and family at the rustic, charming-yet-refined scenic backdrop of The Stables. If you’re looking for an outdoor ceremony, you will love The Grand Oak or Heaven Hill. Our venues are equipped to handle both indoor and outdoor ceremonies.


Enjoy the convenience of hosting your ceremony and reception at the same venue. The Stables provides endless possibilities of planning your special day. If you are looking for a waterfront view, you do not want to miss The Lodge at Cocktail Slough. In addition to our great venues, you can rely on our catering specialists to make all your wedding dreams come true.


When you are planning a large affair or a small get together with friends, the planning process is all the same. We promise to paint the picture beautifully, attend to all the details and provide inspired food and drink for a picture-perfect event! Chef-inspired menus are designed according to your budget, and blooming seasonal offerings are available.

For more information, visit or call Emily at 256.794.1397.

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