8 Affordable Baton Rouge Wedding Venues

Searching for the perfect Baton Rouge wedding venue that’s high on style and low on cost? Set your sites on these budget-friendly beauties! From beautifully restored European-inspired gardens to a whimsical wooded estate to a spectacular industrial-chic gem in the heart of downtown, you’re bound to find “the one” among these amazing (and affordable!) event spaces.


Afton Villa Gardens

Saint Francisville, LA

Venue Superpowers:

European-Style Garden

Historic Estate

Hidden Gem

Fab Features: although the original mansion burned down in 1963, the Trimble family has completely restored the gardens to unexplainable beauty • a true Louisiana treasure, the original formal gardens have since been rehabilitated with little change, and the ruins of the garden now keep history by retaining the house’s original footprint • a cathedral-like archway of live oaks offers a grand entrance for your guests

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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Strawberry Manor

Ponchatoula, LA

Venue Superpowers:

Woman-Owned Venue

Whimsical Romance

Indoor/Outdoor Flow

Fab Features: charming columned manor house nestled on lush 16-acre grounds between Baton Rouge and New Orleans • ceremonies beneath a wooden pergola in the courtyard, or in a secluded, woodsy grove with a stacked-brick fireplace, followed by receptions in the light-flooded Ballroom with its soaring windows and whimsical vibe • enjoy the expertise of the in-house coordination team, access to plenty of complimentary décor, and easy all-inclusive options

Catering: In-house, Preferred list
Price: $ • $$
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La Casetta At The Farm

Melville, LA

Venue Superpowers:

Rustic Retreat

Pastoral Farmland

DIY-Friendly

Fab Features: stunning former quail & pheasant hunting camp-turned-rustic retreat surrounded by farmland and a serene lake • celebrate in an intimate covered pavilion, outfitted with a lovely brick fireplace and 360-degree views • enjoy full access to the facility all weekend long, plus plenty of freedom to create the event you imagine

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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Historic Michabelle Inn

Hammond, LA

Venue Superpowers:

Historic Inn

In-House Cuisine

Picturesque Gardens

Fab Features: light-flooded Pavilion Ballroom with grand skylights, plenty of chandeliers, and easy access to the grounds • exchange vows on the front lawn, with a lovely fountain or the grand mansion as your backdrop • the picturesque gardens are lush with azaleas, camellias, honeysuckle, bamboo and sweet olive under a canopy of live oak, magnolia and pine trees

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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The Greenery

Amite City, LA

Venue Superpowers:

Greenhouse Conservatory

All-Inclusive Options

Courtyard Ceremonies

Fab Features: stunning, light-flooded greenhouse-inspired space equipped with whitewashed brick walls, sun panels on the roof, and indoor landscaping • say "I do" in a picturesque outdoor courtyard, backed by a quaint chapel • snap photos amid the lush indoor & outdoor greenery

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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The Berry Barn

Independence, LA

Venue Superpowers:

Landscaped Grounds

Family-Owned

Classic White Barn

Fab Features: the picture of rustic elegance, the large white barn is surrounded by manicured lawns and vast greenery • on-site accommodations are available for the bridal party • the draped ceiling of the barn screams romance while the pews at the outdoor ceremony site extend your guests comfort while they support you on your big day

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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The Crossing at Mervine Kahn

Rayne, LA

Venue Superpowers:

Vintage Charm

Flexible Packages

Great In-House Cuisine

Fab Features: thoughtfully restored historic building in the heart of Rayne, bursting with vintage appeal • lovely original details like exposed brick, patinaed wood walls, and gleaming, wide planked floors • affordable packages include all the necessities, from catering and cake to cozy dressing areas on the second level

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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The Gatehouse

Baton Rouge, LA

Venue Superpowers:

Garden Wonderland

White Ceremony Gazebo

Full-Service Venue

Fab Features: ceremonies beneath a stately, chandelier-draped Gazebo, backed by lush greenery, then dine & dance in the elegant ballroom • opt for a semi-inclusive option or a full-service package, which will include all decorating • photogenic spots include burbling waterfalls, picturesque bridges, winding footpaths, and a wooden swing

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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