Frequently Asked Questions

Can we use our own vendors?

Yes, the suggested vendors above are merely individuals we highly recommend. All vendors are welcome, however, they must require appropriate licensure with the state and/or local authorities. The only vendor that is required is Hallie Jane’s Catering.



Do we have to use Hallie Jane's Catering as our caterer?

Yes. If renting Empire Mills, you must use Hallie Jane's for your catering needs. Fortunately Hallie Jane's can make any food imaginable and is more than capable of accommodating any of your wants and/or needs.


Do we provide our own alcohol?

Yes, you provide the alcohol for your event, Hallie Jane’s Catering supplies all the barware, bartenders, etc. We also assist with quantities as well as alcohol delivery logistics.


How many event spaces do you offer?

Two. Marsden Hall and The Banquet Hall. As well as the interior and pasture-side courtyards.


Are your buildings temperature controlled?

Yes, both Marsden Hall as well as The Banquet Hall are temperature controlled.


How do we secure a date?

To secure a venue reservation on the Empire Mills event calendar, the specified non-refundable 50% deposit is required along with the Special Event Agreement signed by the host and countersigned by Empire Mills.


What forms of payment do you accept?

Methods of acceptable payments include cash, checks and credit cards.

A maintenance fee of 2.5% for Visa and MasterCard and 4% for AMEX will apply to the amount processed.


Checks can be made out to Empire Mills and mailed to our attention to:

Empire Mills

1290 Pennington Rd.

Madison, Ga 30650



1290 Pennington Rd.

Madison, Ga 30650




Phone: (706)-342-2837