Say your "I do's" against the majestic backdrop of a famous Castle style courthouse, as well as other stunning views of downtown Carthage, MO on the 360-degree wrap-around rooftop terrace. The Gaderian is unlike any other venue in Missouri. Our Terrace features a dance floor, bar and an Ornate metal arbor. It also comes with two additional indoor wedding and reception spaces.Book Your Wedding Venue Tour
Tables, chairs, and more
Tables, linens, chairs and an ornate arch included
Bring Your Own Vendor for catering and non-alcoholic beverage service
2 Prep Kitchens
We offer two catering prep kitchens
Bridal & Groom Suites
Bridal and grooms suites are available for a small fee
Indoor / Outdoor Wedding & Reception Venue in Carthage, MO
A rooftop wedding at The Gaderian is an experience unlike any other, not just for the couple, but for all your guests in attendance!
It’s The Little Things
Featuring spacious event rooms and an exquisite rooftop terrace, this historic venue invites couples to enjoy a one-of-a-kind experience.
Outdoor Wedding Ceremonies & Reception
A Fairytale Backdrop
The Gaderian is situated amidst the splendor of the downtown Carthage, MO and the famous castle like courthouse. Book A Tour of Our Indoor / Outdoor Wedding Venue >
Complimentary Ceremony & Reception Setups
Two Indoor Reception Spaces
The Gaderian offers three exquisite event spaces each with it’s own style and charm. Check Out Our Wedding & Event Resources for a list of local Caterers, Bakeries, Florist, and More >
Designed to Impress
Marble Designer Vanities
Unique fixtures and details around every corner are designed to set a romantic and charming atmosphere.
Events by The Gaderian
Small Intimate Weddings to Large Receptions & Parties
Located in Carthage Missouri our event space can accommodate up to 200 people with ample parking.. Book A Tour of Our Wedding Venue >
Wedding Venue Package
Bring Your Dream Wedding to Life
Weddings at the Gaderian set a new standard in romantic elegance. Our wedding and event venue offers 7,500 square feet and can host up to 200 guests. We offer the only rooftop deck available in this area, boasting an incredible up close and personal view of the amazing historic Carthage courthouse, not to mention a birds eye view of the surrounding downtown area. It will take your breath away.Book A Tour
Wedding & Reception Venue Includes:
Exclusive use of the entire venue, including 2 indoor reception rooms and a rooftop space
10 Consecutive hours of rental time between 7 am & 11 pm, including tear down and set up
Licensed bartender required for alcohol
Complimentary 3 hour rehearsal prior to your event date
Complimentary two hour photo session prior to wedding date
Optional dressing rooms for the wedding party
22 60” round tables & 8 rectangular tables
44 black & grey table linens
200 Chiavari chairs
200 pale gray folding chairs
Custom indoor / outdoor bar and whiskey barrels
Sound system & high speed internet
Ample parking for wedding guests
Catering prep kitchen
Onsite venue manager
No confetti or glitter
Aside from the rental rate, there is an additional $250 refundable security deposit and a $250 non-refundable cleaning and trash removal fee.
Questions About Our Venue
Fill out our contact form to request a tour of our facility. You can also come by any of our Open Hours MONDAY - SATURDAY 9AM - 5PM.
We host everything you can imagine! Weddings, corporate meetings, workshops, industry networking events, photo shoots, video shoots, Quinceanero or a Fiesta Rosa, celebrations of life, company retreats, yoga retreats – you name it, we host it.
You must have SMART certified bartenders serve all alcoholic beverages. Bartenders must also have at least a one million dollar liability insurance policy.
Amplified sound is permitted until midnight inside the Venue. All outdoor amplified sound must be completed by 10pm on Fridays and Saturdays and 8pm for events Sundays-Thursdays, due to our Outdoor Music Venue Permit. Before 8 or 10pm (depending on the day of the week), amplified sound cannot exceed 75 decibels from the property line. No outdoor amplified sound before 10am, please.
You may bring in your own décor, but it must be installed in a way that does not damage our venue or grounds – no staples, tacks, glue guns, nails and especially tape on the original wood floors – it takes up the finish.
Yes, you may contact us by phone or fill out a contact form to request a specific date. We will hold dates for 48 hours to give you time to check the date with close family/friends.
Outside of the rental rate, there is a $300 refundable security/damage deposit. No other taxes or fees.
We are located 25 min outside of Joplin MO in downtown Carthage. Joplin offers several large hotels like The Holiday Inn, Hilton, and Marriot. Carthage is known for charming Bed n Breakfast Inns and unique vacation rental properties.