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Featured Forest Wedding Venue | DEER PARK VILLA

Day dreaming of a woodsy wedding? Then your wedding dreams can come true at Deer Park Villa! This majestic and magical Northern California wedding venue is an international destination for enchanting redwood forest weddings. Get more details here...
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13 Woodsy Wedding Venues in Austin

13 Woodsy Wedding Venues in Austin

Looking to bring a little Hill Country likeness into your Austin wedding? If celebrating your love while being surrounded by all of Mother Nature's scenic glory is high on your must-have list, check out these stunning locations that offer a magnificent forest backdrop right in the heart of the city. You really can have both! Enjoy big city convenience without losing the whimsical woodsy views.


Enchanting Escapes: 5 Forest Wedding Venues in Northern Indiana

Enchanting Escapes: 5 Forest Wedding Venues in Northern Indiana

There’s nothing quite like the enchanting feeling of a romantic ceremony tucked away in a wooded setting, and for the Northern Indiana couple, there is no shortage of picturesque places. From a modern and rustic retreat to a historic arboretum campus, there’s something for every style. Take your pick from our curated list below and start planning your whimsically wooded wedding celebration.


Wooded and Whimsical: 10 Illinois Forest Wedding Venues

Wooded and Whimsical: 10 Illinois Forest Wedding Venues

Nothing says fairy-tale romance quite like a whimsical wedding celebration in a forested setting. With sprawling estates, lush gardens, and remote resorts spanning across the state, Illinois has enchanting escapes around every corner. Take your pick from our list below and bring your storybook dreams to life!


16 Enchanted Forest Wedding Venues in New England

16 Enchanted Forest Wedding Venues in New England

Want your New England wedding to take place in a fairytale-worthy enchanted forest? From a rustic-chic lodge where you can camp under the stars in Connecticut to a historic homestead tucked in the woods in Maine to a posh, private lakeside resort in New Hampshire; these whimsical locations provide the ultimate storybook setting for your wooded celebration!


7 Woodsy Wedding Venues in Indianapolis

7 Woodsy Wedding Venues in Indianapolis

Indianapolis is home to numerous enchantingly woodsy places to host your special day! Whether you're looking for a gorgeous estate set on 13 scenic acres, or at a beautifully restored barn sitting on a sprawling 10-acre property, we have handpicked our favorite venues that provide the perfect outdoor setting for your forest festivities.


9 Woodsy Maine Wedding Venues

9 Woodsy Maine Wedding Venues

Are you searching for a forest wedding venue fit for a fairy tale? Maine is home to countless enchanting locations. Whether you want to exchange vows beneath a canopy of towering oaks, at a working flower and lavender farm surrounded by acres of natural beauty, or in a charming inn overlooking the picturesque blue waters of Northeast Harbor, these lovely locations provide the perfect outdoor setting for your woodsy celebration.


13 Woodsy Wedding Venues in Tennessee

13 Woodsy Wedding Venues in Tennessee

Tennessee is brimming with wonderful and woodsy places to exchange vows! Whether you're looking for an intimate ceremony under century-old oaks, or host a grand soirée surrounded by flowering trees at a botanical garden, we have handpicked our favorite venues that provide the perfect outdoor setting for your forest festivities.


11 Woodsy Wedding Venues in the Poconos

11 Woodsy Wedding Venues in the Poconos

Want to get married amongst the trees? The Poconos has a wealth of forested wedding venues where Mother Nature reigns supreme. From an authentic Adirondack-style summer camp nestled on the shores of Fairview Lake to a secluded retreat overlooking the Appalachian Trail ridge, these locations provide the perfect outdoor setting for your woodsy celebration.


5 Woodsy Michigan Wedding Venues

5 Woodsy Michigan Wedding Venues

Cottonwoods, Oaks, and Pines, oh my!!! Thanks to Michigan's epic natural scenery, you don't have to look very hard to find a whimsical wooded setting for your wedding. From a lakeside outdoor chapel flanked by towering trees to a working thoroughbred farm where you can exchange vows under ancient oaks, these beautiful venues provide all the décor you'll need for a picture-perfect celebration.


Our 12 Favorite Woodsy Wedding Venues in Raleigh

Our 12 Favorite Woodsy Wedding Venues in Raleigh

Originally known as The City of Oaks, it's no wonder Raleigh's sprawling landscape is brimming with romantic forests and towering trees that create the perfect backdrop for your woodsy wedding. Whether you want to exchange vows beneath a century-old oak or host a swoon-worthy soirée overlooking forested hills, we’ve handpicked the perfect places to match just what you have in mind.


13 Woodsy and Wonderful Houston Wedding Venues

13 Woodsy and Wonderful Houston Wedding Venues

Want to get married amongst the trees? Houston has a wealth of forested wedding venues where Mother Nature reigns supreme. Whether you want to exchange vows beneath a canopy of towering oaks, a venue with a Celtic-style tower backdropped by a lush forest, or in a charming chapel nestled in the woods, these lovely locations provide the perfect outdoor setting for your woodsy celebration.


6 Woodsy Wedding Venues Near Charlotte

6 Woodsy Wedding Venues Near Charlotte

Charlotte may be known for its small-town charm and thriving business scene, but with over 210 parks, it also has an abundance of shady groves and towering trees that provide a stunning backdrop for a whimsical wooded celebration. So whether you're planning an intimate affair along a forested path or a large gala amongst century-old oaks, this Queen City jewel has the perfect place to match your wedding day dreams.


6 Whimsical Woodsy Wedding Venues in East Texas

6 Whimsical Woodsy Wedding Venues in East Texas

Want to get married amongst the trees? East Texas has a wealth of forested wedding venues where Mother Nature reigns supreme. With 3 large national forests, you are sure to find your dream wedding venue for a woodsy celebration!


20 Woodsy Wedding Venues in Pennsylvania

20 Woodsy Wedding Venues in Pennsylvania

Want to get married amongst the trees? Pennsylvania has a wealth of forested wedding venues where Mother Nature reigns supreme. From a private estate nestled within the Valley Forge National Historic Park to a rustic retreat in the Poconos, these locations provide the perfect outdoor setting for your woodsy celebration.


Rustic Wedding Style

Rustic Wedding Style

Rustic wedding style refers to anything that's a bit rough around the edges, a bit more organic, and a bit more boho. If your style is more pastoral than posh, a rustic wedding may be the boho bash of your dreams. Here's how to make it happen.


19 Epic Camp Wedding Venues In California

19 Epic Camp Wedding Venues In California

Planning a camp wedding in California? Why not! From stunning redwood forests to its world-renowned wine country and pristine sandy beaches, the Golden State is the perfect playground for your outdoor celebration year-round. So go ahead and pitch a tent up in the mountains, among the trees, or near the ocean. Mother Nature will set a glorious stage for your vows and you can dance the night away under the stars.


28 Of The Coolest Camp Wedding Venues In The U.S.

28 Of The Coolest Camp Wedding Venues In The U.S.

Calling all nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts! If you want your wedding to be more of an adventure than simply an event, give your guests the gift of a summer camp-style shindig! We’ve put together a list of some of our favorite spots from across the country that can turn your celebration into the ultimate overnight experience. These beautiful locations offer comfortable accommodations in a classy campground setting—and some even allow you to sleep right under the stars!


How To Have A Summer Camp Wedding

How To Have A Summer Camp Wedding

There's a reason camp weddings are becoming so popular: They often last a full weekend, which means more time to hang with your closest friends and family…and they're also in a stunning rustic location—perfect for nature-loving couples. If you're thinking of hosting a camp wedding, here are some tips from my perfectly-imperfect wedding to yours.


16 Out-of-the-Box Wedding Venue Ideas

16 Out-of-the-Box Wedding Venue Ideas

If the vision you have for your wedding is far from cookie-cutter, start with an unexpected or unconventional venue! We've listed 16 ideas for nontraditional locations that will take your wedding to next-level status.


8 Woodsy and Wonderful Portland, Oregon Wedding Venues

8 Woodsy and Wonderful Portland, Oregon Wedding Venues

Trees impart a special and irresistible beauty to a wedding, and all of these Portland, Oregon venues showcase Mother Nature's arboreal handiwork.


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