7 of the Best East Texas Wedding Venues

Although it's known as the "Piney Woods Wonderland" thanks to its many forested areas, East Texas is worth visiting for more than its abundance of trees. If you host a weekend wedding at one of the venues featured below, why not add some extra fun to the festivities by exploring a few of the attractions East Texas has to offer.

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Villa Tyler Texas

Tyler, TX

Fab Features: Tuscan-inspired mansion set on 50 acres of rolling lawns, manicured gardens, and tall cypress trees • the 120-foot stone-stamped aisle leads to the gorgeous wedding pergola romantic al fresco ceremonies • courtyard-style reception hall brings the outside in— it even boasts sparkling fiber optic stars in the 20-foot ceiling!

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$
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Sunset Oaks Venue

Tyler, TX

Fab Features: fabulous indoor/outdoor modern farmhouse reception hall with floor-to-ceiling sunset facing roll-up doors • al fresco ceremony site with a hand-built wooden pergola, stamped concrete aisle, and lovely views of the surrounding landscape • exceptional amenities include access to the massive décor collection, outdoor games, a built-in bar with kegerator, and more!

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$
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The Chateau of Longview

Longview, TX

Fab Features: secluded retreat tucked among the trees, just outside of Longview but with a worlds-away feel • outdoor ceremonies are backed by lush woods, with cocktail hour beside the sparkling pool and receptions in a modern barn • cozy overnight accommodations for up to 20 people

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$
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The Retreat at Sugarhill

Mount Pleasant, TX

Fab Features: lovely and welcoming 53-acre retreat • two stunning al fresco ceremony sites overlook a sparkling 4-acre lake, one with a classic white pergola and the other with a sculptural modern "arch" • celebrate in the fresh, modern barn, which boasts warm wood walls and large windows

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$
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The Black Oak

Sulphur Springs, TX

Fab Features: elegant event venue surrounded by lush landscape • variety of beautiful event spaces from the charming white chapel to the overlook platform backed by towering trees to the modern-yet-rustic reception hall • packages range from mini-monies to elaborate affairs

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$
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The Nightingale Events

Athens, TX

Fab Features: fresh, contemporary venue that blends panoramic natural views with a modern farmhouse-inspired reception hall • a wraparound balcony and grand staircase are backed by a massive window, framing views of the swaying treetops • pretty outdoor ceremony site beneath an architectural pointed pergola

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$
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The Barn at Silver Spur Resort

Canton, TX

Fab Features: a 35-acre eco-friendly resort with numerous amenities and activities, including an escape room! • rustic barn with walls of wood paneling and corrugated tin, lit with bistro lights • outdoor ceremony site among mature Elm and Pecan trees with direct views of a sparkling lake

Catering: In-house, Preferred list, BYO
Price: $
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