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701 Thomas Road

701 Thomas Road

701 Thomas Road is Lynchburg’s newest venue for weddings and events. Comprised of two beautifully renovated structures — Old Pate Chapel and The Bottling Co. Reception Hall — 701 Thomas Road is the perfect place for a special occasion.

Old Pate Chapel

Built in 1964, Old Pate Chapel offers a graceful and elegant space for exchanging wedding vows or celebrating other sacred occasions.

  • Guest Capacity: 400
  • Accommodations include dressing rooms for the bride, bridesmaids, groom, and groomsmen.

The Bottling Co. Reception Hall

Located in the former Donald Duck soda bottling facility, The Bottling Co. offers guests a charmingly vintage venue for weddings or social events.

Guest Capacity

  • Hors d’Oeuvre Reception: 250  
  • Banquet Seating: 200            
  • Banquet Seating with Dance Floor: 150


  • Spacious kitchen
  • Rich hardwood floors
  • Wide variety of tables
  • Gold Chiavari chairs


Meghan Wall
(434) 592-3511 |
Marie F. Green Hall, Room 2557
1971 University Blvd.
Lynchburg, Va. 24515

Venue Address:

701 Thomas Road, Lynchburg, Va.  24502