11 Outstanding Outdoor Charlotte Wedding Venues

Charlotte is more than a thriving metropolis with fantastic sports teams, NASCAR, and a hopping university scene. This charming town is also home to some beautiful and tranquil outdoor venues that can make your wedding day dreams come true. From rustic receptions to swanky soirees, here's a selection of stunning estates, posh resorts, and historic farmhouses perfect for an al fresco celebration.

Fields at Skycrest

Cleveland, NC

Fab Features: 85-acre working farm bounded by a tree-lined drive and rolling green pastures • dreamy al fresco events in any weather in the covered "Gathering Place," with panoramic views of the property • the French-country inspired modern reception space boasts exposed white trusses, chandeliers, and a large herringbone white brick fireplace for ambiance

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$

Firethorne Country Club

Marvin, NC

Fab Features: dignified Arts and Crafts-style stone built clubhouse • gorgeous outdoor ceremonies on the expansive patio, surrounded by lush plantings and verdant greens • dreamy photo ops among natural rock structures, reflective ponds, and several copses of trees

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

Vista at Walnut Hill

Cleveland, North Carolina

Fab Features: classic red barn and grain silo set under the wide Carolina skies • gorgeous al fresco spaces throughout the 91-acre grounds, from the sprawling pastures and fields to the lawns around the barn • spacious barn interior boasts airy, open rafters

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$

The Peninsula Club

Cornelius, North Carolina

Fab Features: sophisticated golf club with panoramic views of Lake Norman • al fresco celebrations on their patio with sweeping vistas of the manicured grounds • delightful menus paired with perfect wines compliments of their in-house sommelier

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

Providence Country Club

Charlotte, NC

Fab Features: elegant country club surrounded by lush manicured grounds • ceremonies under a white arbor followed by elegant receptions inside the light-filled rooms • the professional and experienced staff ensures that your event goes off without a hitch!

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$

The Legacy at Gregory Downs

Marshville, NC

Fab Features: quaint, family-owned working farm surrounded by rolling countryside • lovely, open-air cedar pavilion offers gorgeous views in any weather • cozy, modern farmhouse-style dressing suite offers plenty of space for wedding party prep

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$

Chickadee Hill Farms

Troutman, NC

Fab Features: family-run farm and horse rescue set on 25 rolling acres • variety of outdoor ceremony spaces from the expansive wildflower meadow to a whimsical wooded setting • rustic celebrations inside the climate-controlled post-and-beam barn illuminated by iron chandeliers

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

Separk Mansion

Gastonia, North Carolina

Fab Features: romantic, 1919 Italian Renaissance mansion built by an early 20th century textile mogul • multiple ceremony sites on the grounds include an arbor of century-old oaks and a raised, chandeliered pergola • cocktails on the limestone and tile veranda followed by a grand reception in the magnificent ballroom

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

Carolina Country Weddings and Events

Mount Pleasant, NC

Fab Features: a peaceful, secluded family farm just an hour from Charlotte • the nature-inspired venue has it all—sweeping meadows and pastures, wooded hideaways, a renovated barn • cozy accommodates and intimate events in the adorable farmhouse

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$

The Bottle Factory

Monroe, North Carolina

Fab Features: 1927 beauty originally part of the Coca-Cola Bottling Company • nestled in the heart of Monroe's charming historic district, surrounded by parks • chic interior boasts exposed brick walls, floor-to-ceiling columns, and open rafters hung with chandeliers

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$


We couldn't leave out this South Carolina stunner that is just an hour outside Charlotte!

The Ivy Place

Lancaster, SC

Fab Features: an enchanting garden venue nestled on 33 beautiful acres • exchange vows beneath towering trees and amongst lush blooms • dance the night away under the stars and celebrate surrounded by the natural beauty

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $$

Venue: Claxton Farm

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