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Eastern Kentucky University

Facilities Management

Space Utilization 5 Weddings


A table set with a beautiful flower arrangement

There’s no better place to say

‘I do’ than at EKU!

Centrally and conveniently located in Eastern Kentucky, the Richmond campus offers several unique and intimate venues for a wedding and/or reception. You do not have to be affiliated with the university to have your wedding on campus.

EKU also offers the unique experience of celebrating your big day at the historic University Club at Arlington. Located just a mile from downtown Richmond and a mile from I-75, the University Club is another perfect location for your wedding and reception.

Other commonly used wedding venues include the Ravine, the Keen Johnson Building, and the Perkins Conference Center.

A dressing room at the University Club at Arlington

The Ravine

Centrally located in the heart of Eastern Kentucky University’s Richmond campus, The Ravine offers a grand space to host your special day. There’s no better location to have your wedding on the Campus Beautiful if you are looking for a venue outdoors!

Keen Johnson

If you’re looking for that lavish feel to compliment your perfect wedding day, look into the Keen Johnson Building! From the Ballroom, located on the second floor, to Walnut Hall, towards the lobby there is plenty of space for your dream wedding.

Perkins Conference Center

Just on the edge of Richmond’s campus, EKU’s Perkins Conference Center offers multiple spaces to host your event, big or small! These spaces can be customized to fit your needs and guests. Perkins offers accommodations to fit the needs of your event, in an accessible, welcoming location.

White Hall

Make your wedding day historic! White Hall offers a beautiful backdrop for your outdoor wedding dreams. Whether you say “I do” on the steps of the mansion or out in the field with the rolling hills behind you, you’re sure to cherish this magical location for years to come. White Hall can accommodate up to 250 guests for your ceremony and reception.

I do at EKU

Please contact Alex Cummins by email or by phone at 859-622-2644.

Space Utilization

Mail: 202 Perkins Building
Richmond, KY 40475
Phone: (859) 622-8190

Conferencing and Events

Mail: 202 Perkins Building
Richmond, KY 40475
Phone: (859) 622-2001


Connect with Conferencing & Events @ EKU

Facilities Management

Mail: 6A Gentry Building, 1136 VanHoose Drive
Richmond, KY 40475
Phone: (859) 622-2966