10 Amazingly Affordable Wedding Venues in Northern Indiana

Northern Indiana is home to some of the state's most beautiful wedding venues and offers options for every budget. We’ve done the work and gathered some of our favorite affordable locations in the area. From a beautifully reimagined 1870 church to an award-winning waterfront restaurant overlooking Cedar Lake, you’ll fall head over heels for these stylish settings that are easy on the eyes and your wallet!


Lighthouse Restaurant

Cedar Lake, IN

Venue Superpowers:

Lakeside Setting

Award-Winning Cuisine

Affordable

Fab Features: gorgeous setting on scenic Cedar Lake • spacious patio with a shady gazebo perfect for toasting cocktails while watching the sunset • second-floor reception hall with soaring windows framing gorgeous lake views

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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Gabis Arboretum at Purdue Northwest

Valparaiso, Indiana

Venue Superpowers:

Wooded Wonderland

Late Night Celebrations

Charming Spaces

Fab Features: unforgettable outdoor weddings set among woodlands, prairies, and wetlands • say "I do" in the airy Meyer Pavilion or in the serene Bapst Rose Garden with its marble courtyard • charming indoor receptions in the Depot Visitor Center, with the feel of a vintage train station

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$
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The Allure On The Lake

Chesterton, IN

Venue Superpowers:

Private Island Ceremony Site

Elevated Industrial Vibes

Indoor/Outdoor Space

Fab Features: versatile, contemporary event space outfitted with swanky lighting fixtures, a cool cutout wall, high ceilings, and two built-in bars • ceremonies on a private island on the lake, or inside the building framed by floor-to-ceiling windows • add your own padlock to the outdoor Padlock Gate, reminiscent of the version in Paris

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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The Barn at Cosgray Christmas Tree Farm

Idaville, IN

Venue Superpowers:

Al Fresco Ceremonies

Woodsy Vibes

Rustic Barns & Buildings

Fab Features: dreamy al fresco Chapel tucked in a hardwood forest, with an elevated stage and woodcrafted bench seating • a cool standalone bar cottage sits next to the rustic barn and large Reception Hall • affordable pricing includes a wedding tent, access to lots of in-house décor, dressings suites, and more!

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$
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The Parish House on Union

Delphi, IN

Venue Superpowers:

Historic Church

Flexible Packages

Late Night Celebrations

Fab Features: beautifully reimagined 1870 church at the center of Delphi • the interior impresses with a soaring cathedral ceiling and walls lined with breathtaking arched stained glass windows • their affordable packages include lots of budget-saving perks, like use of their décor, china, and setup/teardown help

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$
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Orchard Ridge Country Club

Fort Wayne, IN

Venue Superpowers:

Affordable Luxury

Scenic Surroundings

All-Inclusive

More Fab Features: elegant country club with a spacious patio and open-plan, light-flooded ballroom • the manicured grounds boast full-grown evergreens, a covered bridge, and water features • versatile all-inclusive packages take the stress out of planning

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

Valparaiso, IN

Venue Superpowers:

Family-Owned

All-Inclusive

Garden or Chapel Ceremonies

Fab Features: welcoming, family-owned venue with 25 years' experience in hosting fabulous celebrations • elegant ballroom with multipaned, arched French doors that open onto a manicured lawn • ceremonies in the charming Chapel with its stained glass, Gothic-style windows, or beneath a white pergola in the lush gardens

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$
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Gillespie Conference and Special Event Center

South Bend, IN

Venue Superpowers:

Dedicated Wedding Staff

All-Inclusive

On-Site Accommodations

Fab Features: an elegant wedding venue located in the heart of South Bend • enjoy an easy planning process with the help of their dedicated and experienced staff who value that every wedding is unique • hold a romantic outdoor ceremony in the Terrace Garden complete with beautiful blooms, water fountains, and a romantic white pergola

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$
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Country Strong Events

Goshen, IN

Venue Superpowers:

Historic Barn

Year-Round Beauty

Décor Packages

Fab Features: the 19th-century reception barn is outfitted with an entertainment loft, custom bar, and plenty of rustic décor • lovely natural landscaping replete with rolling lawns, shady trees, and lush meadows • add-on options into planning assistance, setup & teardown, and generous décor packages

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$
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PFW International Ballroom

Fort Wayne, IN

Venue Superpowers:

Lush Gardens

Picturesque Setting

Late Night Celebrations

Fab Features: a beautiful venue located on Purdue University’s beautiful Fort Wayne campus • say ‘I do’ in the picturesque gardens with lush blooms and mature trees as your backdrop • celebrate your reception in the sleek, contemporary ballroom featuring a lofty ceiling and unique lighting

Catering: BYO
Price: $
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