7 Rustic Retreats for your North Texas Weekend Wedding

Want your wedding to last the weekend instead of just a few hours? We've rounded up some gorgeous North Texas rustic-style retreats just outside the city limits that provide a beautiful and serene setting for your celebration. These picturesque places offer cozy accommodations, fun on-site activities, and fabulous amenities for both you and your guests to enjoy. Whether it's an intimate affair or grand gala, they’ll level up your event to an unforgettable experience from the welcome party to the goodbye brunch!


The Farmhouse Estate

Pottsboro, Texas

Fab Features: beautiful country retreat near Lake Texoma • the full-service B&B boasts an arbored terrace, a solarium, and 5 well-appointed guest rooms • gorgeous photo ops among the 11 acres of rolling pastures dotted with mature trees and a 1-acre pond

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

Lucky Spur Ranch Retreat

Justin, Texas

Fab Features: 56-acre ranch with loads of Texas "big sky" charm • ceremonies on the lawn followed by cocktails in the Saloon with its full-service bar and billiard tables • full weekend buyout provides accommodations for up to 25 people with activities like fishing, skeet shooting, or relaxing with an in-room manicure & pedicure

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

The Forge Venue

Chico, TX

Fab Features: romantic, bohemian barn venue in a forest-like setting only an hour from Dallas-Fort Worth • posh on-site cabins for up to 12, or opt for the nearby hotel with a complimentary shuttle, or camp right on the property • al fresco events overlooking the meadow or inside the industrial-chic barn

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

The French Farmhouse Venue

Collinsville, Texas

Fab Features: sprawling French-inspired farmhouse surrounded by 56 acres of rolling countryside, beautiful oak trees, a covered bridge, and a lovely 3-acre lake • unique couple's "prayer trail" • designed and built with antiques found worldwide

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

Lone Star Lodge and Marina

Pilot Point, Texas

Fab Features: charming lodge set within the pristine forests of Jordan State Park • exchange vows on a ridge overlooking Lake Ray Roberts • enjoy hiking, horseback riding, wine tasting—you can even rent pontoons right at the lodge's private dock

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

Best Day Ever Ranch

Whitewright, Texas

Fab Features: spacious event barn designed with high ceiling, skylights, and floor-to-ceiling windows • variety of event spaces from the white chapel to the garden gazebo to the deck overlook • accommodations range from valet camping, tiny home cabin, treehouse cabins, and more!

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$

Lone Oak Ranch & Retreat

Gainesville, Texas

Fab Features: rustic retreat with modern conveniences • variety of event spaces from the western-style buildings to the historic chapel • sleep up to 250 guests between the 10 cabins and 15 hotel rooms

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


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