Outdoor Beauty Flourishes at These 10 East Texas Wedding Venues

With picturesque countryside in every direction, East Texas is an ideal location for an outdoor wedding. From a ranch and vineyard to a charming retreat and private estate, here’s an irresistible handful of some of the best al fresco wedding venues you’ll find in East Texas.

Hold Up! There's more: Affordable East Texas Wedding VenuesGorgeous East Texas Barn, Ranch, and Farm Wedding VenuesWaterfront Wedding Venues in East TexasEast Texas Wedding Venues Worth Checking Out!

Wylde Acres

Longview, TX

Fab Features: family-owned private estate on 16 acres just outside Longview • exchange vows under a canopy of trees with views of the pond • bring the outdoors in during your reception with 18 feet of glass doors

Catering: In-house, BYO
Price: $ • $$

Reign Hills

Kountze, TX

Fab Features: elegant ballroom featuring dozens of antique chandeliers from European castles and a 12-foot brick fireplace • exchange vows in the outdoor courtyard and patio with mature landscaping • well-appointed dressing suites offer a posh space to prepare

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$

At The Shire

Huntsville, TX

Fab Features: outdoor venue located on the edge of the untouched Sam Houston National Forest • outdoor ceremony site boasts a canopy of fairy lights with cedar benches aisle seating • three connected Nordic Tipis creates a unique pavilion for your reception

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

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: $ • $$

El Cerrito Lodge

Diana, TX

Fab Features: sophisticated, modern lodge • wide-open fields, wildflower meadows, and several patios offer a variety of outdoor venues for a ceremony, cocktails, or tented reception • cozy gatherings in the cantina with an outdoor fireplace

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

The Wildflower Wedding and Special Event Venue

Emory, Texas

Fab Features: modern industrial farmhouse set on 50 gorgeous acres • the grounds boast an open meadow, mature Oak and Cedar trees, and a shimmering pond • customized packages from micro weddings to grand soirée and even a newly restored vintage camper photo booth!

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$

The Springs in Rockwall | Poetry Hall

Terrell, TX

Fab Features: sprawling event venue just outside of Dallas • the picture-perfect grounds boast well-manicured lawns and a stone bridge spanning a bubbling brook • exchange vows in the spacious wood pavilion nestled among the trees

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

Under the Wildwood

Greenville, TX

Fab Features: secluded estate surrounded by 6 wooded acres • a flagstone walkway leads to the oak-shaded ceremony space • ultimate country setting full of rustic-chic details like custom-built farm tables, vintage-inspired chandeliers and sconces, and an inviting fire pit

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

High Hill Farm

Arp, TX

Fab Features: East Texas retreat offering a versatile set of spaces and amenities inspired by locations all over the world • exchange vows on a patio shaded by natural canopy of willows or before a romantic landscape of lush grapevines • charming bungalows for overnight stays

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

Are we friends yet? Join MyGuide for more goodness!

Some clients may have paid to be placed in our editorial and some of these links may be affiliate; however, we never include a venue, vendor, or product unless they have a proper place here. This is part of our Core Values. We create our website first and foremost to be good for the couples using it to plan their Big Day. We won't stray from that for a few advertising dollars. #scoutshonor

Find More Articles About...

All-Inclusive | Art Gallery | Ballroom | Barn | Beach / Ocean | Beach Wedding Ceremony | Brewery / Distillery | Bridal Fairs | Brides Want to Know | Budget Wedding Ideas | Business Functions / Meetings | Cakes | Ceremony | Chapel / Church / Temple | Checklists | City / Urban | Cityscape | Colorful | Covid | Creek / River | Cultural | Destination | DIY Wedding Ideas | DJ / Entertainment / Music | Dog | Elegant | Elopement Packages | Engagement / Proposal | Expert Advice | Flowers | Food | Forest / Woods | Fun | Garden | Give Back | Glam | Glossaries of Wedding Terms | Golf / Country Club | Great View | Green Weddings | Grooms / Groomsmen | Hills | Historic | Historic / Landmark Building | Honeymoons / Travel | Hotel | Indian | Inspiration Board | Invitations | Lake | Landscaped Grounds | Large Wedding | Late Night | LGBTQ+ Friendly | Local Weddings | Loft / Warehouse / Industrial | Makeup / Hair | Mansion | Modern | Moss | Mountain | Museum | Nightclub | Non-Profit | Ocean / Bay | Offbeat | On-Site Accommodations | Outdoor | Outdoor Ceremony | Panoramic | Park | Penthouse / Rooftop | Photography | Printable | Private Estate | Private Home | Questions To Ask Your... | Ranch / Farm | Reception | Rehearsal Dinner | Resort / Spa | Restaurant | Retreat | Romantic | Rustic | Shabby Chic | Small Wedding | Special Events / Parties | Unique | Unique | Valley | Vintage | Wedding Dresses / Accessories | Wedding Insurance | Wedding Registry | Wedding Venues / Locations | Weddings by Season | Wineries | Winery / Vineyard | Winter | Zoo / Aquarium