Sun in my Belly loves to serve.
Providing memorable, hassle-free catering of events and gatherings for more than 20 years has been one of the ways that we’ve been able to express that love. Beauty is in the details and each and every element of an affair is equally important to us. We place a high value on the perfecting the little things so that our clients don’t have to. Each and every patron has an event specialist who will help coordinate their every whim and desire. Our aim is not only to provide a great meal experience but to assist in executing all of our events in perfect harmony with our client’s overall vision.
We specialize in rehearsal dinners, weddings, corporate lunches and events, local bbq deliveries, private parties, baby showers, and more!
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LET’S TALK ABOUT THE FOOD
We offer a variety of styles of catering to fit your needs. Whether it’s placed tapas or sharing family style, all-together at the table, we want to provide the best possible dining experience for your event. Below are a few sample menus in different styles of catering that we provide. To discuss an even wider array of options, feel free to contact us here.
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Filling out the space that once was Bailey & Sons Hardware, Sun in my Belly is full of charm and character. We have three spaces to offer, available for separate rental or a total buyout. We’ve hosted all types of events in our space including weddings, birthday parties, corporate meetings, and concerts and we love to see the personal touch that our guests bring with them for their special events.
CHECK OUT OUR PREFERRED VENUES
MICHAEL C. CARLOS MUSEUM
Founded in 1919, the Michael C. Carlos Museum has grown over the last century to become one of the most revered institutions in Georgia, serving generations of students, scholars, schoolchildren, history buffs, art lovers, and tourists. Originally known as the Emory University Museum, the steady development of the Museum as an important regional institution eventually led to an expansion of the facility.
PONCE CITY MARKET
In 2014, Ponce City Market began to reopen the fully renovated Sears, Roebuck & Company building, restoring its prominence as a vital landmark in Atlanta’s burgeoning Old Fourth Ward. Linked directly to the Atlanta BeltLine, and situated across from Historic Fourth Ward Park, our iconic stretch of Ponce de Leon Avenue is a major part of the redevelopment movement at the crossroads of Atlanta’s most established neighborhoods.
CALLANWOLDE FINE ARTS CENTER
Callanwolde was built by Charles Howard Candler, President of The Coca-Cola Company (1916, 1920-1923) Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Emory University (nearly 30 years), and eldest son of Asa Griggs Candler who founded The Coca-Cola Company. Callanwolde is a magnificent Tudor Revival style mansion situated on a beautifully landscaped 12.5-acre estate.
Callanwolde provides an ideal setting for weddings, corporate meetings or any special occasion. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Callanwolde’s combination of history, architecture and art education makes it one of the most unique art centers in the country.
CATOR WOOLFORD GARDENS
Nestled on 39 acres of mature hardwood forest, Cator Woolford Gardens at the Frazer Center is located on one of the few remaining intact historic estates in Metropolitan Atlanta, just a few miles from the heart of downtown. The Gardens were originally created as part of the estate of Cator Woolford, one of the principal founders of Retail Credit Company (now, Equifax, Inc.). They were brought back to life in 1996 and are currently maintained by The Frazer Center as a special oasis in the city to be enjoyed by the neighborhood. The Gardens also serve as a special event venue and proceeds from all rentals directly support the programs for children and adults at the Frazer Center.
MAGNOLIA HALL @ PIEDMONT PARK CONSERVANCY
Magnolia Hall is one of Atlanta’s premier events facilities. This 3,200 square foot building is elegantly lit with Mission-style lantern chandeliers. The exposed rafters and oak paneling coupled with the beautifully executed marbleized floors create a warm and unforgettable ambiance. Built in 1945, this building was originally a blacksmith’s forge and its original fireplace is still in place adding to the charming atmosphere.
GREYSTONE @ PIEDMONT PARK CONSERVANCY
Named for its original granite walls, Greystone boasts 9,000 square feet of event space. It is ideal for wedding receptions, exhibitions, social events and corporate meetings.
DOCKSIDE ON LAKE CLARA MEE @ PIEDMONT PARK CONSERVANCY
Lake Clara Meer is the heart of Piedmont Park and its dock provides an unmatched view of the park’s serene beauty. Located near the 12th Street Gate, Dockside includes two contiguous areas: a dock/lawn area and the historic Visitor Center building. Beautifully landscaped boardwalks and stone steps connect the two spaces. Secluded behind the Visitor Center and below the park’s main pathway, the dock/lawn area forms an amphitheater-like space nestled into the western end of the lake.
OLD COURTHOUSE ON THE SQUARE
Located just minutes away from Atlanta in Decatur, Georgia, the Historic DeKalb Courthouse is the perfect venue for wedding ceremonies, receptions, rehearsal dinners, holiday parties, fund-raisers, bar/bat mitzvahs, reunions, meetings and more. The marble walls and beautifully arched windows are the perfect backdrop for your historic event.
Located in Atlanta’s historic Westside corridor, Atlanta Contemporary is a premier contemporary art center dedicated to the creation, presentation, and advancement of contemporary art. Boasting 30,000 square feet of vast indoor and outdoor spaces well suited to accommodate a wide range of events, exhibitions display the work of local, national, and international artists, consequently creating a unique environment for your event experience.
As much a mindset as it is a resort, Foxhall is a celebrated estate on 1,100 acres of sprawling Georgia countryside. A playground of luxe lodging, farm-to-table cuisine, and year-round outdoor pursuits, Foxhall is the destination of choice for family and friend getaways, weddings, sporting excursions and corporate retreats.
Rhodes Hall, one of Atlanta’s few remaining mansions on Peachtree Street, is located just north of Pershing Point. Built in 1904, prior to the development of Ansley Park, Rhodes Hall was designed by one of Atlanta’s most celebrated young architects for one of the city’s wealthiest men. Constructed of Stone Mountain granite in the Romanesque Revival style, it holds state-wide significance for both the quality and style of its architecture.
GA TECH – ACADEMY OF MEDICINE
At the corner of 7th Street and West Peachtree Street, in the heart of Midtown Atlanta, stands an elegant reminder of Atlanta’s past: the Historic Academy of Medicine at Georgia Tech.
The Historic Academy of Medicine at Georgia Tech is one of the city’s premier venues for weddings, receptions, conferences, and other special events. The Academy offers an unparalleled opportunity to host functions in one of the most beautiful and historic settings in the South.
The Academy is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and boasts beautiful composition and neoclassical architecture. A tribute to the southern reputation of charm and elegance, the facility displays Doric columns, an entry portico, black and white Italian marble floors, and a beautiful rotunda accented by the famous Czechoslovakian chandelier seen in the movie, “Gone with the Wind.” The Academy offers old-world elegance and the style of days gone by.
With its spacious, high ceiling-ed rooms, historic architectural details, period furnishings and hardwood floors throughout, the award-winning Wimbish House provides a rich visual backdrop for weddings and events. Formal reception rooms are flanked by tall archways and columns, and flow gracefully into the elegant dining room, sun-room and ballroom. Grand pianos, antique crystal chandeliers, and fireplaces in virtually every room add to the dreamy, old-world ambiance. It’s an unforgettable setting for the day you’ll always remember.
The Trees Atlanta Kendeda Center is the perfect venue for weddings and receptions. Numerous wedding celebrations have taken place at the Center over the past few years, and we would love to host your event! Trees Atlanta also offers honorarium cards, the perfect gift to celebrate a union, either as a gift the bride and groom purchases in honor of each guest, or as a gift from a guest to the bride and groom.
Built in 1852, this historic Georgia homestead and horse barn have been fully renovated to include all of the contemporary amenities you need, without sacrificing any of the Southern tradition and charm that you desire. It’s perfect for a fall wedding.
Vinewood Stables’ crowning gem is the original historic farmhouse, making this venue the perfect southern farm wedding venue. The Main House still has all of its original historic charm, while offering the contemporary amenities you will need. The Main House is available the day of your wedding for anything from a bridal luncheon, to bridal party preparations and wedding party photography. From the interiors of The Main House, to the gardens and grounds, the attention to detail is sure to impress you and your guests on your special day.
AMBIENT + STUDIOS
Like dropping a New York loft in sunny California, Ambient brings you the best of both worlds without the high price tag. Designed by a photographer, Ambient has over 10,000 square feet of hardwood flooring, huge industrial windows, a massive cyc-wall, and roll-in access. Available 7 days a week, day and night. Perfect for Events, photo shoots, video, you name it. This is where it’s at.
GWINNETT ENVIRONMENTAL & HERITAGE CENTER
One of metro-Atlanta’s most enchanting event venues, the Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center provides the perfect location for an extraordinary indoor or outdoor wedding and reception with a variety of spaces for your dreams of a contemporary, nature infused, or vintage inspired theme.
Conveniently located with easy access to two major interstates, the Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center offers spaces with exposed wooden beams, beautiful window walls with stunning view of woodland, outdoor arbors, vaulted ceilings, a unique water screen cascading into an infinity pool, a historic home and barn, and a water feature that mimics a river running through your celebration.
The Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage center believes your wedding and reception should reflect your personal style. Our professional staff is available to assist you with every detail or invites you to bring in the wedding professionals and vendors of your choice.
MARY GAY HOUSE
Tucked along Adair Park on West Trinity Place, the Mary Gay House rises from the suburban community of Decatur as an impressive, historical landmark and a lovely space to share your vows. Positioned northwest of downtown Atlanta, this vintage venue provides brides and grooms exclusive access to an entire Pre-Civil War home as the perfect setting to host a remarkable wedding and reception. Surrounded by manicured lawns, the Mary Gay House further features a cozy outdoor patio space for outdoor ceremonies. Imagine saying ‘I do’ among your family and friends in setting marked on the National Register of Historic Place. Constructed in the 1820s, this venue features a quaint architecture and a renovated interior to comfortably accommodate your wedding day guests. Designed with a several light-filled rooms, this venue makes it easy to capture the stunning ceremony photos you always dreamed of. No matter if you are planning a formal evening or a casual gathering, the Mary Gay House is sure to delight you and your loved ones.
HIGHLAND INN BALLROOM
Looking for an alternative to traditional hotel venues? You’ve found it! The Highland Inn Ballroom Lounge is a unique private events venue located beneath the historic Highland Inn Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia. Built in 1927, the Ballroom Lounge has a distinctive retro style, roughly broken down to one part speakeasy, one part Art Nouveau, and a dash of disco. The result? A hidden oasis of vintage charm, right in the center of the trendy Poncey-Highlands neighborhood. The historic Ballroom Lounge provides a classic setting for your wedding day. The Main Ballroom combined with the Front Lounge & Main Bar, becomes a dramatic backdrop for all the elements of your wedding celebration—ceremony, cocktail hour, and reception. The large space has beautiful pressed tin ceilings, original marble checkerboard floors, a gorgeous antique cherry wood bar, a garden courtyard and main Ballroom area complete with dance floor, full sound system, stage lighting and mirrored disco ball! Pledge your love in a heartfelt ceremony in the courtyard or use the courtyard for an open-air cocktail hour. See how this beautifully-appointed venue can transform your wedding day into a richly elevated experience!
CHERRY HOLLOW FARMS
A timeless and distinctive event, wedding, concert, and film production venue. Cherry Hollow Farm commemorates a bygone era of invention and imagination, the melding of America’s industrial past and agricultural spirit, chronicled in every board and brick; the very foundation of what is truly a unique and immersive experience. Assembled entirely from the remnants of turn of the century textile mills and power plants, 1840 to 1930 circa farmsteads, and a host of other historically significant sites across the country. The venue is the culmination of eight painstaking years of meticulous attention to detail and design theory, imagination and the thoughtful repurposing of historical artifacts into one location for all ages to enjoy.
Cherry Hollow Farm is nestled in the heart of Chattahoochee Hills, Georgia and only minutes away from the City of Atlanta, Hartsfield International Airport, and other internationally reconginzed locales such as Serenbe and Foxhall Resort. Come visit for yourself and see why Cherry Hollow Farm is quickly becoming the “go to” event and wedding destination.
Built in 1924, The Biltmore Hotel was the focal point of Atlanta’s business and social life for almost sixty years. This splendid landmark was designed by the architecture firm Shultze and Weaver, who also designed such legendary hotels as The Breakers in Palm Beach, New York’s Waldorf-Astoria, The Pierre, and The Sherry Netherland. Once publicized as “The South’s Supreme Hotel”. The Biltmore closed its doors in 1982, following changes in ownership and years of steady decline. In 1999, after sixteen years of neglect and abandonment, The Biltmore underwent a total renovation, transforming the former hotel into a combination of Class A office space, retail and special event space. With the renovation of The Georgian and Imperial Ballrooms, and now listed on The National Register of Historic Places, The Biltmore quickly recaptured its standing as one of the social and business epicenters of Atlanta. Featuring original handcrafted plaster relief ceilings, restored crystal chandeliers, Palladian windows and Tennessee marble floors, the Biltmore Ballrooms offer a truly spectacular backdrop for weddings, corporate events, or any social occasion.
The Solarium is an historic event facility located in the Oakhurst neighborhood of Decatur, convenient to I-285, I-20 and downtown Decatur. We have both indoor and outdoor space and can accommodate both a ceremony and reception. Our clients are free to select all their own vendors and may bring in their own alcohol. A lovely bridal suite, tables and chairs, pre-event setup and post-event breakdown, on-site facility manager and a rehearsal are all included in the rental fee. Call or email us to schedule a site visit!
The Inn at Serenbe would be honored to host your wedding, rehearsal dinner, luncheon or other special event. Brides and corporate clients from all over the country have chosen Serenbe as the upscale destination location, benefiting from its close proximity (25 miles) to Atlanta’s international airport. The rolling countryside and pastoral elegance of the Inn at Serenbe, coupled with three-critically acclaimed restaurants, spa, shops and art galleries just steps away in the Serenbe community, create the perfect backdrop for your event.
The Inn at Serenbe offers 5 different venue options. We range from 50 to 400 person weddings and our different outdoor and indoor areas provide the perfect space to celebrate your marriage. Our newest addition, The Oak Room, is perfect for more intimate receptions or rehearsal dinners, while we can also accommodate larger weddings in our outdoor spaces.
In 2009, the Vance family set out to combine their love for the outdoors and a good challenge by restoring 20 acres of historic land outside of Highlands, North Carolina- a place close to the family’s heart. After having served as the backdrop for their own daughter’s wedding, they decided to share the picturesque venue with others. Today, The Vineyard boasts 13 different varietals under vine, creating a spectacular setting for any event.
Glover Park is a beautiful location for a wedding. The seasonal plantings provide a lovely background, which means you don’t have to decorate very much. Weddings may be scheduled for Monday through Saturday before 10 a.m. and after 6 p.m. and all day on Sunday.
Smaller weddings will find the Gazebo the perfect setting. The rental fee for the Gazebo is $125 per hour. For larger weddings, the Stage is available for $300 per hour. For Stage weddings, you may set up chairs on the Stage only. No chairs allowed elsewhere in the park.
Weddings are booked on a first-come, first-served basis. Your wedding will be placed on our calendar when your application is completed and the fee has been paid.
Your reservation entitles you to use this area for one hour. Remember that Glover Park is a public park, and other people will be using the park at the same time. No weddings will be booked when city events, such as arts and crafts festivals, July Fourth, Art in the Park and Antique Festival are taking place. Your date will be reserved when the application has been completed and the fee has been paid.
The Venue at Daisy Hill stands as a modern barn wedding venue located in Fayetteville, Georgia. The space can be found just outside Atlanta, providing a convenient location and an idyllic setting. The barn overlooks a tranquil lake surrounded by pine trees, and the inside of the building features high ceilings and charming exposed beams. Indoor and outdoor ceremony options offers something for every couple. The Venue at Daisy Hill was built in 2015 by three local couples, including a caterer, a photographer, and a contractor.
The Venue at Daisy Hill can comfortably accommodate between 25 and 200 guests, and couples can choose between indoor or outdoor locations. The space features a groom suite with a private bath and television, and a bridal cottage for the wedding party to get ready in. There is parking, shuttle service, and wheelchair access. The venue is a great size to host all wedding events including wedding ceremonies and receptions, as well as engagement parties, bridal showers, and rehearsal dinners. The Venue at Daisy Hill provides professional audio/video capabilities, and has a built-in bar and commercial grade kitchen.
THE TROLLEY BARN
The lovely brick patio surrounded by lush gardens and graceful granite steps is a perfect place to host your ceremony or welcome your guests to your special event. The inside of The Trolley Barn with its 30-foot ceiling spanned by the original 1889 beams is an architectural gem. The mesquite wood floor is excellent for dancing. The Trolley Barn can be dressed up for your special day or left as is displaying its timeless beauty.
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2400 on the River // www.2400ontheriver.com
Crane Creek Vineyard // www.cranecreekvineyards.com
Dunaway Gardens // www.dunawaygardens.com
Fox Theatre // www.foxtheatre.org
The Lowe Gallery // www.lowegallery.com
Kai Lin Art Gallery // www.kailinart.com
Moonshine @ Sun In My Belly Cafe // www.moonshineinmybelly.com
Ventanas // www.ventanasatlanta.com
Villa Serena // www.villaserenaatlanta.com