32 Amazing Midwest Wedding Venues

The magnificent midwest is home to farms, barns, lakefronts, vineyards, and countless unique spots. No matter your vibe, there’s something for everyone. From a meticulously restored French-inspired castle to a stunning 385-acre garden situated on 9 islands surrounded by lakes, these midwestern beauties will have you swooning over their beautiful event spaces.



MICHIGAN



Castle Farms

Charlevoix, MI

Fab Features: meticulously restored French-inspired castle • al fresco celebrations among the picturesque gardens • a cathedral ceiling and stunning chandelier centerpiece in the Knight's Castle event room offer a dramatic backdrop for your reception

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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Zingerman's Cornman Farms

Dexter, MI

Fab Features: beautifully restored 1834 Greek Revival Farmhouse • farm-to-table dining under the Tent Pavilion • this full-service venue can accommodate everything from elopements to a 75-person extravaganza

Catering: In-house, Preferred list
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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The Henry Ford

Dearborn, MI

Fab Features: 250-acre museum boasting world-class exhibits and a re-creation of a charming turn-of-the-century village • shaded garden ceremonies in the Pennsylvania Courtyard or on the historic stage, followed by receptions in the Museum Plaza • take a spin on the carousel, or arrive by a horse and carriage ride through adorable Greenwich Village

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

Farmington Hills, MI

Fab Features: beautiful restaurant nestled in a former apple orchard • exchange vows in front of an inviting, rustic fireplace, followed by a reception on a twinkle-lit patio • many ingredients featured in the hearty regional Italian dishes are grown right on site

Catering: In-house
Price: $$
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OHIO



Landoll's Mohican Castle

Loudonville, OH

Fab Features: truly unique European castle-inspired resort hidden away in the stunning Mohican State Park • descend a stunning spiral staircase to the secluded ceremony site, set amid lush gardens, then dine & dance in an elegant ballroom or covered pavilion • all 31 plush suites are accessible from outside (no shared hallways), creating a treehouse-like vibe and a feeling of privacy and seclusion

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$
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The Steam Plant

Dayton, OH

Fab Features: stylish Old World industrial-meets-modern venue (formerly a power generating plant) nestled in the heart of downtown Dayton • open floor plan interior with massive arched windows, 30-foot high ceilings, exposed beams and brick, and a hand-crafted two-story built-in bar • al fresco celebrations in the tentable Garden, with its abundant seasonal blooms, paver patios, and accent lighting

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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Jorgensen Farms

Westerville, OH

Fab Features: a family-run, working organic farm set in an idyllic Central Ohio valley • say ‘I do’ in the stunning pastoral fields or in front of the romantic greenhouse • celebrate with your loved ones surrounded by acres of floral and herb gardens, pastures, and gently rolling hills

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$
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Pinecroft at Crosley Estate

Cincinnati, OH

Fab Features: elegant English Tudor country estate surrounded by lushly landscaped grounds • ceremonies beside a cerulean pond or among the orchards, followed by receptions in the airy, draped Garden Pavilion or the historic mansion's interior • innovative, fresh menus are prepared and served by a team of culinary experts who are happy to create a custom vision for you

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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The Homestead of Radnor

Radnor, OH

Fab Features: family-run farm set on acres of rolling pasture • wooded ceremonies followed by cocktails and games on the expansive lawn • dance the night away on the stone patio or inside the elegant banquet hall with rustic touches

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

North Lawrence, OH

Fab Features: beautifully restored barn and home set on 83 acres of rolling hills and farmland • exchange vows overlooking the fields or the sparkling pond • rustic receptions inside the barn with its cathedral ceiling illuminated by vintage chandeliers

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$
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MINNESOTA



The Cottage Farmhouse

Glencoe, MN

Fab Features: picturesque hidden gem set on a lovely property with tons of photos ops, including a potting shed, tree swing, corn crib, fruit grove, and pastures • ceremonies in a rustic, century-old dairy barn, or nestled in a pretty grove of trees • receptions in the chic, modern farmhouse-style reception barn, or beneath the fabulous open-air pergola and patio beside the cool silos

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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The Van Dusen Mansion

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Fab Features: stately 1890s manor home in the heart of Downtown • the one-of-a-kind facade is made up of pink Sioux quartzite and a fascinating blend of Romanesque and French Renaissance architectural design • the grounds boast formal gardens, a grand courtyard, a two-story Carriage House, an amply-sized traditional ballroom, and wonderful bride and groom suites

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

Minneapolis, MN

Fab Features: unique, industrial-chic space in the vibrant Northeast Arts District, just a few minutes from downtown Minneapolis • open plan interior with polished concrete flooring, a dramatic focal wall of wood and textured metal, and 40-foot ceilings with exposed steel beams • let the party flow out to the courtyard, which boasts a gas fireplace and café lighting

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$
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East Silent Lake Resort

Dent, MN

Fab Features: gorgeous destination resort with options for both intimate elopements and grand receptions • generous packages run all weekend long, and include a honeymoon cabin, a beach ceremony, and more • in-house executive chef prepares creative, fully customized menus with fresh, seasonal ingredients

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$
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McNamara Alumni Center

Minneapolis, MN

Fab Features: a striking structure that draws inspiration from the Minnesota landscape • the interior affords wood and copper interiors, as well as a 150-foot indoor water feature • award-winning D'Amico Catering provides a delightful selection of hors d'oeuvres, plated dinners, and buffet option

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$
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Heritage Center of Brooklyn Center

Brooklyn Center, MN

Fab Features: a premier conference and event center in Brooklyn Center • the Garden City Ballroom is exquisite, with a soaring, open-raftered ceiling and rows of oversized windows overlooking the grounds • the experienced coordinators offer a huge array of services, from design and décor rentals to audiovisual assistance

Catering: In-house
Price: $
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INDIANA



Meyer's Castle

Dyer, IN

Fab Features: exquisite 1930 replica of a Scottish Highland castle surrounded by acres of gardens and natural woodland • wed in the domed, wrought-iron gazebo, then celebrate with a toast in 20s-inspired Speakeasy Lounge • dine and dance in one of the grand, regency-style ballrooms

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$
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The Barn at Hamner Ridge

Edinburgh, IN

Fab Features: beautiful batten-board barn outfitted with sliding doors on three sides and gracious wraparound porches • expansive 40-acre property boasting impressive farm and woodland views and a welcoming, laid-back atmosphere • two fully outfitted dressing suites ensure plenty of room for the wedding parties to prep

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

La Porte, IN

Fab Features: peaceful event venue nestled at the heart of lush woodland • say “I do” beneath the graceful weeping willows, followed by game and cocktails on the expansive lawn • packages encompass a full three-day wedding weekend and include accommodations for up to 18

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$
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The Sixpence Wedding + Event Space

Whitestown, IN

Fab Features: family-run property set on 17 acres of pristine central Indiana farmland • the climate-controlled barn impresses with a soaring cathedral ceiling, custom chandeliers, and vintage-modern vibe • the charming 1851 farmhouse can be rented for the whole weekend (it sleeps 6!), or added on to a package for day-of use

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



Chicago Botanic Garden

Glencoe, Illinois

Fab Features: stunning 385-acre garden situated on 9 islands surrounded by lakes • romantic celebrations in the English Walled Garden or the canopied McGinley Pavilion overlooking Evening Island • endless photo-ops thanks to flower-bordered paths, treelined walkways, water features, quaint bridges and world-renowned horticultural displays

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$
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Heritage Prairie Farm

Elburn, IL

Fab Features: family-run organic farm surrounded by lush gardens and quaint buildings • exchange vows beneath a vine-draped white trellis in an open meadow • farm-to-table menus crafted from their own harvests whenever possible

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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A Pocket Full of Sunshine

Mount Vernon, IL

Fab Features: sweet, family-owned venue surrounded by lush meadows, a sparkling pond, and mature shade trees • the pretty whitewashed barn boasts features an attached covered patio that opens to a courtyard • choose from their wide collection of décor to make your unique vision come to life

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$
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The Barn at Hornbaker Gardens

Princeton, IL

Fab Features: the elegant cedar-sided barn is enhanced by iron chandeliers, stringed market lights, and tall picture windows that look out over the gardens • exchange vows in the meadow, overlooking the pond, or against a wooded backdrop • cocktails on the large covered patio

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$
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WISCONSIN



The Grain Loft

Algoma, WI

Fab Features: family-owned event venue that blends industrial-chic vibes surrounded by a lovely 15-acre garden • say "I do" on a unique raised patio over a gorgeous, rocky stream with a lushly landscaped backdrop • the loft's soaring wood ceilings rise above floor-to-ceiling windows and chic barnwood bars, with an easy flow to the outdoor beer garden

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$
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The Stella Hotel & Ballroom

Kenosha, WI

Fab Features: contemporary, yet classic historic landmark hotel minutes from the shores of Lake Michigan • the spacious 2-story ballroom is designed with a dramatic 20’ high ceiling, large, picturesque windows, an outdoor balcony, and a private bar • luxe amenities and fabulous photo ops among the rustic furnishings and vintage-style decor

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$
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1841 Farms and Vineyard

Burlington, WI

Fab Features: tranquil, historic estate with a charming turn-of-the-century barn • exchange vows next to the river under towering willow trees or against a beautiful vineyard backdrop • elegant receptions inside the restored barn with warm wood tones illuminated by sparking chandeliers and stringed lights

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$
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Villa Bellezza Winery

Pepin, WI

Fab Features: world-class winery designed with traditional Italian architecture • the grounds boast a fountain in the central piazza, a palatial villa, stone towers, a Roman columned outdoor pavilion, and rolling hills of vineyards • variety of elegant event spaces from The Great Hall with its vaulted ceiling accented by wooden trusses to the signature tower to the stone Reception Hall adorned with Murano Italian chandeliers

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

Harshaw, WI

Fab Features: sprawling country estate that affords a private 2-acre pond and access to Bearskin Creek and Bearskin State Trail • a quaint white country chapel can host your ceremony or opt for vows in the pond-side gazebo or in the colorful botanical gardens • make it a weekend wedding with cozy accommodations for up to 40 guests and amazing outdoor activities

Catering: In-house, Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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Waverly Beach Wedding & Event Venue

Menasha, WI

Fab Features: lovely, relaxed venue set on the shores of Lake Winnebago • open-air ceremonies with water views followed by receptions in the Grand Ballroom, with its 60-foot bar, massive dance floor, and attached patio • everything you need under one roof, including catering through their full-service restaurant, in-house table décor, an awesome planning team, and more

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

Lake Geneva, WI

Fab Features: stunning historic estate specializing in small celebrations • exchange vows surrounded by perennial gardens with lush blooms • the interior impresses with a fire-lit receiving room, a crystal-laden ballroom, and an 1880s apothecary bar, and charming wraparound deck

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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Harvest Moon Pond

Poynette, WI

Fab Features: beautiful property that seamlessly combines historic charm with modern amenities • ceremonies beneath swaying Willows or next to a serene pond • cozy receptions inside the restored barn with the original beams and woodwork dating back to 1865

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$
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