Harry B. Hewes Home

Looking for a venue to host your event? Look no further. 


The Harry B. Hewes Home is the perfect location for your wedding, reception, family reunion, luncheon, anniversary party, corporate event, and/or private party. Features include:

  • Impressive foyer to meet and greet guests as they arrive
  • Need a place to get dressed or spend the night? Rent one or both of our Cottages!
  • Fully functioning kitchen for food prep
  • Seats up to 100 for sit down dinners 
  • Outdoor brick patio for staging wedding ceremonies and outdoor activities


Located in the heart of Jeanerette, this historic building has a warm, classy, southern feel that brings a great atmosphere to any event. Big enough for large groups during any special event. Built in 1897, the Hewes Home is full of character.  Newly renovated to ensure it maintained its awe inspiring feel, making every event at the Hewes Home unforgettable. Contact us for rates and availability.


Try Our Local Vendors


You've settled on the venue, now you have to worry about budget, invitations, food, decorations, entertainment, the list goes on and on. Planning a party or wedding is exciting, but it can also be overwhelming. To help make your event run as smoothly as possible, we've compiled a list of local vendors who can help make your event a huge success!


Sweets & Treats

If you are in charge of organizing a special event, perhaps you have looked into ordering a cake. A cake or sweet treats can be the perfect touch to any special event. Use your dessert design to make a statement. Let one of our local cake experts help satisfy your sweet tooth.


flowers & decorating

Flowers are an essential element of any party. They can enhance the mood and help set the tone. Our local florists are experts at the art of self-expression - by tapping into the creative expertise of your florist, you can make the most of your party and host a memorable event.



There are so many factors to consider when having an event catered, what and how to serve, timing, dietary restrictions, and guest expectations. Let our local caterers help you make the best food choices so your event is as smooth as the crawfish etouffee they serve!