15 Affordable Wedding Venues in Minneapolis and St. Paul

With stunning skylines, serene riverfronts, historic architecture, and cool loft-style warehouses, you will be amazed at how easy it is to find a gorgeous — and affordable!— wedding venue in Minneapolis and St. Paul! Whether you're looking to tie the knot in a one-of-a-kind rotunda, host a gala among world-famous paintings, or enjoy an intimate setting in a lush garden courtyard, these Twin Cities locations offer champagne style on a craft beer budget!


Day Block Event Center

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Fab Features: industrial-chic venue just a short walk to landmark photos ops like Stone Arch Bridge and Gold Medal Park • high ceilings, large windows, and hardwood floors give this airy space a loft-like feel • Day Block Brewing Co. can cater your wedding as well as host cocktail or rehearsal parties on the first floor

Catering: In-house, BYO
Price: $ • $$

Minneapolis City Hall & Hennepin County Court House

Minneapolis, MN

Fab Features: historic Council Chambers featuring vintage chandeliers, an ornate coffered ceiling, and murals of early Minneapolis • say "I do" in the six-story Rotunda, adorned with 37 stained-glass windows and a bird's-eye view from the mezzanine • you’ll have exclusive use of the space, a private changing room, and several catering/menu options

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $

FIVE Event Center Minneapolis

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Fab Features: ultra-cool, loft-style space with a great Uptown location with plenty to do within walking distance • exposed brick and rich wood floors honor the building's history, while contemporary lighting and eclectic artwork keep things fresh and modern in each ceremony location • enjoy up-to-the-minute technology with a customizable Gobo projector and sound system compatible with all Apple devices

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$

Minnesota History Center

Saint Paul, Minnesota

Fab Features: an award-winning museum built with Minnesota-sourced granite and limestone • flexible spaces to make your event unique • outdoor terrace with iconic views of State Capitol, Cathedral of Saint Paul, and the downtown St. Paul skyline

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$

Kellerman's Event Center

White Bear Lake, Minnesota

Fab Features: 1907 gem with European-inspired flair • ceremony location overlooks the town of White Bear Lake and boasts exquisite antique furniture • getting-ready rooms include a private bath, 8-foot mirrors, and dressing and sitting areas

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$ • $$$

Minneapolis Institute of Art

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Fab Features: public trust art museum whose mission is to collect, preserve, and make accessible outstanding works of art from the world’s diverse cultures • versatile indoor and outdoor event spaces with spectacular views of the iconic Minneapolis skyline • your guests will enjoy one if the finest art collections in the country—from Rembrandt to van Gogh, Monet to Matisse, Asia to Africa

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$ • $$$

Campus Club

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Fab Features: overlooking the Mississippi River, the University of Minnesota dining club provides an elegant urban setting for indoor and outdoor celebrations • enjoy beautiful views of the downtown skyline through floor-to-ceiling windows in the West Wing • plan a stress-free event with the in-house catering team and wedding staff taking care of every detail

Catering: In-house
Price: $

The Marquette Hotel

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Fab Features: luxurious hotel in the middle of downtown named after renowned explorer, Jacques Marquette • celebrate on the 50th floor with panoramic views from floor to ceiling windows • wedding package includes a suite for the wedding couple

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

The Woman's Club of Minneapolis

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Fab Features: 1928 mansion with grand double doors that give way to a dramatic barrel-vaulted foyer lit by custom-made chandeliers • exchange vows before the towering arched windows of the two-story, Spanish-influenced lounge • celebrate on the rooftop terrace with its picturesque Juliet balconies and striking view of Loring Park and the Minneapolis skyline.

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

St. Paul Event Center

Saint Paul, MN

Fab Features: ultra-modern event facility boasting a contemporary open floor and stellar downtown St. Paul location • dramatic uplighting and high ceilings set the tone of luxury your vows • enjoy stress-free planning as their in-house event coordinators are some of the best in the business

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$ • $$$

Jax Cafe

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Fab Features: restaurant, bar, and event space that has been family owned for three generations • garden style patio with romantic lighting provides a simple but elegant background for your vows • enjoy the finest menu of premium cuts and fresh seafood flown in from all over the world

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

Hotel Ivy, A Luxury Collection Hotel

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Fab Features: historic and sophisticated hotel surrounded by the city's vibrant energy • exchange vows in the Penthouse Suite, which offers an unparalleled view from its rooftop balcony, or in the Grand Studio with vaulted ceiling’s and a stunning illuminated wall • guests will enjoy the the hotel's tranquil on-site spa

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

Historic Concord Exchange

South Saint Paul, Minnesota

Fab Features: beautiful, historic events space and boutique hotel in South Saint Paul • multi-level ballroom with a martini lounge sets a romantic backdrop to say “I do” • planning made easy with in-house event planning, caterers, and more

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

Town and Country Club

Saint Paul, Minnesota

Fab Features: country club founded in the 19th century is perched on a bluff overlooking the Mississippi River and Minneapolis skyline • ballroom features six chandeliers, Tudor décor, an impressive stone fireplace, mahogany pillars, and a built-in wood dance floor • extensive array of menus designed by the accomplished executive chef and prepared by the experienced staff

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

Heart of the City Music Factory

Anoka, MN

Fab Features: Victorian-style theater nestled in the heart of historic Anoka • the interior is designed with vintage wallpaper, tapestries, rich hardwood floors, a balcony, and even a fireplace right on the stage • rental also includes use of the cozy Side Room, with its dazzling pressed tin ceiling, the Studio, and the luxe getting-ready room

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$


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