Outdoor Venues

Whether you are looking for an outdoor wedding, theater, concert, or meeting we offer a unique eclectic space for 300-400 guests. The Bartow Amphitheater is nestled at the back of the property to offer the most in natural beauty and exclusivity. With spacious restroom facilities the amphitheater offers the best of outdoor venues with the convenience of attractive restrooms. The acoustical design allows for minimal sound equipment needs; however, if needed we offer a portable digital system with surround microphones to capture audio and amplify to the audience. Electrical outlets are accessible. Free parking is available next to the amphitheater with abundant handicap accessibility.

For all day meetings or receptions with an outdoor option there is beautiful level space adjacent to our Etowah Ballroom. Tent rentals are available through a local rental company to provide an outdoor experience under the cover of a beautiful white tent. White padded chairs are also available for a look of class!

Cass Courtyard, located across from the entrance to the Etowah Ballroom is an outdoor space with green and floral. Trees, flowers, shrubs, and vines adorn this beautiful area which can accommodate small weddings, receptions, parties, and inside/outside options. With park benches, lighting, brick pathways, grassy areas, the courtyard offers the best in outdoor space with proximity to indoor spaces. The large glass windows reveal the brick wall backdrop to this garden area from the entrance to the ballroom.

Use your creativity to bring in elements of the outdoor spaces we offer to enhance your next meeting experience.

“The Clarence Brown Conference Center is a great spot and the hospitality is always above the best.”

Capt. (Ret) Rory Howe, Incident Management Specialist, Delcan/T.I.M.E. Task Force

“I just wanted to say “thank you” to the CBCC staff for all the great help with our event. Everything went very well, and we appreciate all of the input you gave to make our event a success! Your expertise definitely shines through in everything you do!”

Susan Thacker, Etowah Scholarship Foundation

“Although my company operates across the USA and in some 43 nations across the globe, we rarely find a facility that offers all the amenities of the Clarence Brown Conference Center. And even more rare is the warm and welcoming spirit that radiates from the staff.”

Matthew Lawless, District Manager, Ehrlich Pest Control
“The Clarence Brown Conference Center was a wonderful venue for training. A number of participants have told us that they plan to have an event there as a result of having experienced the state-of-the-art space and the highly professional and attentive staff.”
Cynthia Wainscott, Board Member, Mental Health America of Georgia
“Thank you so much for making the wedding a special day! Your facility was awesome. We appreciate the attentiveness of your staff. You made what could have been a stressful day, an experience we will always treasure.”
Heather Ellington, Mother-of-the-Bride

“I just wanted you to know that the Livable Communities Workshop held last week was a big success. Both the Appalachian Regional Commission staff and the attendees were quite impressed with the Brown Conference Center.”

Leamon R. Scott, Team Georgia Manager – Region 1, Georgia Department of Community Affairs

“Thank you for your hospitality. The facility was great, and the food was delicious! Your team was very gracious to provide above and beyond service! We will certainly keep the Clarence Brown Conference Center on our top list for future events.”

Stephanie Briody, Revenue Cycle Liaison, Benchmark Rehab Partners