12 Outdoor Georgia Wedding Venues With A Must-Have Ingredient: Trees, Trees, and More Trees!

Want nature to play a major role in your wedding? Georgia has a wealth of wedding venues surrounded by trees—in gardens, forests and other landscapes. From farms and historic homes to a nature center and luxury island resort, these locations all come with an abundance of trees and plenty of southern charm.



ATLANTA



Whitestone Reserve

Austell, GA

Style: Beautiful venue just 18 miles from the heart of Atlanta, with a lush natural setting, cheerful, vintage-inspired outbuildings, and a dreamy indoor/outdoor flow.

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$

In The Woods

Rockmart, Georgia

Style: 250 private, woodsy acres that include a charming outdoor chapel and a modern-rustic barn, as well as footbridges, a fire pit, and an adorable honeymoon cabin.

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

Spring Lake Events

Rockmart, Georgia

Style: Beautiful lakeside ceremonies beneath graceful willows, and a vintage-chic Barn enhanced with natural décor, a unique wooden chandelier, and stunning views of the trees and water.

Catering: In-house, BYO
Price: $ • $$


ATHENS



Barn South

Talmo, GA

Style: Gorgeous towering white event barn, with an open-rafter ceiling, oversized windows, and rows of glass double-doors, plus an expansive, tree-lined lawn for dramatic outdoor ceremonies and inventive photo ops.

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$


NORTH GEORGIA



Vezalay Mountain Venue

Dahlonega, GA

Style: Dreamy mountainside venue with elegant indoor & outdoor spaces, including the warm Chapel and stunning Outdoor Pavilion, both with panoramic vistas of the surrounding landscape, and the Event Center, which boasts glowing chandeliers suspended from its exposed trusses and tongue-in-groove ceiling.

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

Oakleaf Cottage

Trenton, GA

Style: Gorgeous, 28-acre venue nestled on the side of Lookout Mountain, with stunning indoor/outdoor events held among the trees, beside a mossy ridge, or inside the stylish barn.

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

Juliette Chapel and Events

Dahlonega, Georgia

Style: This intimate chapel brings the beauty of nature inside, with floor-to-ceiling windows boasting glorious forest views, and plenty of space for gorgeous tented receptions.

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$

INOLA Blue Ridge

Blue Ridge, GA

Style: One-of-a-kind community offering five stunning venues, including a colonial-style manor house with plush amenities, a formal English garden, and an exquisite jewel of a chapel.

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$

The Barn at Young Harris

Young Harris, GA

Style: A light-flooded vintage barn is at the heart of this gracious private venue, which also features stellar mountain views and a peaceful seasonal creek.

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$

Walnut Hill Farm

Dalton, GA

Style: Sprawling property boasting a Hilltop Barn outfitted with a soaring, open-raftered ceiling, a delightful covered porch-style Pond Pavilion, and a romantic Carriage House for the newlyweds, plus a cozy B&B for the wedding party.

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


COLUMBUS



Columbus Botanical Garden

Columbus, GA

Style: The historic Adams Farmhouse—now modernized and outfitted with Victorian-style décor, a wraparound porch, and a romantic light canopy—offers a lovely centerpiece to the abundant gardens, terraces, lawns, and fountains.

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$

Lion Hills Vineyard

Bremen, GA

Style: Perfect wine country escape set on acres of lush vines, mature shade trees, meadows, and a pretty lake, with unique event spaces like an open air chapel, a sweet cottage beside the fishing pond, and a glamorous clubhouse with a sweeping staircase.

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$


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