Small Weddings

Small Weddings
at The Mill

Not everyone wants a big wedding, and small weddings spent with the people you love and care about the most sharing your day is sometimes just the thing you’ve been craving. Size doesn’t matter when you’re celebrating one of the most special days in your life.

What matters is that you have the day you want. That’s possible at The Mill. 

If you were looking to celebrate your small wedding with all the pomp and grandeur of a big ceremony, then don’t fear, your time at The Mill in Wakefield is guaranteed to be a really fun one. 

We take care of everything. The hosting, the food, even the entertainment. Our dedicated on site team will put together a menu selection that not only wows but accommodates for dietary requirements as well. We will work with you to put together something truly special for your day, no matter what size your wedding event will be. 

What this means is that whatever ceremony you’re having, our team is dedicated to making it as stress free as possible. In short, this means, you get to enjoy your special day and eating the food you enjoy.

Have your small wedding with us

One of the great things about having your wedding with us is that we have a facility that can be used for multiple uses. This allows us to be flexible in crafting what is set to be one of the best event spaces in West Yorkshire. 

The Mill is designed to house events of all kinds. Your wedding day is high on our list. We have a team of executive chefs that will create for you an incredible meal as well as team of dedicated staff members that will make your day memorable for all the right reasons. Small weddings need care and attention to a menu, with our team you get that. 

A wedding is about spending time with those you love and who love you. It doesn’t matter how big or small. For events with fewer than 50 people, it’s about piecing together a day that has it all but remaining an intimate affair at the same time.

From the food to the entertainment,  the snacks and even the drinks bar, we can arrange everything. 

A Seasonal Menu For Your Wedding Day

Choosing the right menu for your wedding guests is something that we specialise in. We use locally sourced meats and vegetables to expertly foraged wild mushrooms, berries and herbs. The Yorkshire countryside has a lot to offer. Our menus strike a balance of warmth, creativity and ingenuity for every season.

From our famous roasts to international delicacies like porchetta, tagines and curries we have it all. Our menu changes with seasonally sourced ingredients. This makes each event unique and special to the things you want to experience on your wedding day.

Book Your Wedding Event At The Mill

    Winter Weddings The Mill

    Winter Weddings

    Ever thought about having a winter wedding? Something a little more magical in what is sure to be a time of the year that many may not even consider? Our venue overlooks the Hepworth Gallery and gardens so there is plenty to see and enjoy all year round. 

    Discover more about our Winter Wedding packages.

    Summer Weddings

    The summer wedding is the wedding of dreams. But do you have the perfect venue? One with an exceptional food and drink service but also views over the Hepworth Gallery and access to one of the most creative spaces in the North of England? No? Then you need to book a place at The Mill. 

    Discover more about our Summer Wedding packages.

    Summer Weddings

    Events Just Got Better @ The Mill

    The Venue

    Located in the former Rutland Mills of West Yorkshire, The Mill has been restored and complemented with an industrious styling. Our architects and interior wizards have created a special place for small weddings and large ones too. It makes The Mill a new age and post modern building that is proud of its industrious Yorkshire heritage. Together with our partner teams of florists and decorators for specific event themes, The Mill is the perfect location. 

    Guided Wedding Consultations

    We can plan your wedding for you, but we’ll leave choosing the guests down to you! Whatever it is you’re looking for we can help piece all the details together through a guided consultation for your big day. You can look forward to all the fun things in store and not have to worry about anything, we have it under control.

    Catering For All Tastes

    With our team of executive chefs and well travelled personnel, we can piece together what will be on the tastiest and diverse menus you’ve ever had. We work with the best local Yorkshire suppliers to make sure that your food is from fresh ingredients, ethically sourced and farmed with the animals well being in mind. We can cater for all tastes, dietary and allergy requirements as well. Our team is one of the most forward thinking caterers on hand to deal with any request.

    Historical Location

    Located on the outskirts of the city centre, next to incredible design landmarks of our most precious artist, Barbara Hepworth, at The Mill, you are surrounded with peaceful and beautiful surroundings making up what is, a jewel in the crown of West Yorkshire event spaces at The Mill.

    Nibbles & Tipples

    The Mill has several fully licensed bars that are designed to make any event a pure joy to be part of. With cocktails, mocktails and event-tails available with a request. We believe that a glass of whatever you fancy helps make the event go the way you want. Also, our chefs have a habit of sticking together some of the most incredible snacks you have ever tasted as well as bar favourites to satisfy all tastes.

    Finding Entertainment

    We have this covered. Thanks to our sister company, the Yorkshire Deli, we have not only hosted some of the best local Yorkshire entertainers in both acoustic and plugged in sets but we have access to incredible entertainers. From instrumentalists to MCs and compares.