8 Beautiful Rustic Maryland Wedding Venues

Barns and burlap might not be what comes to mind when you think of Maryland, but this historic region is brimming with jaw-droppingly beautiful rustic wedding venues. So whether your style is a little bit country or a little bit vintage, here's a selection of lodges, ranches, and farms full of rural charm.


Tusculum Farm

Gaithersburg, MD

Fab Features: historic B&B and working farm • the grounds are made up of lush gardens, a fully renovated Hay Barn, and a fabulous main house with its attached screened-in pavilion • rent out the Inn individually or all three spaces to accommodate up to twenty overnight guests

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$

Wedding Niche, The

Knoxville, MD

Fab Features: specializing in adventurous, off-the-beaten-path elopements • custom packages include complete planning services and just about anything else you can dream up, from drone photography to hair & makeup • hike the Appalachian Trail to a dreamy vista, or exchange vows under a canopy of trees on the 5-acre property

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $

Dulany's Overlook

Frederick, MD

Fab Features: Colonial-era farm is just a few miles outside the charming town of Frederick • say "I do" in the formal Rose Garden or in a meadow at the edge of the woods • dance the night away inside the stunning, historic bank barn

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

Keep Tryst Manor

Knoxville, MD

Fab Features: historic spring house that specializes in micro-weddings and elopements • the 5 gorgeous acres provide endless outdoor ceremony locations • the chic 1804 barn, outfitted with beautiful wood farm tables and chairs, gauzy draping, and sparkling chandelier


Camp Puh'tok

Monkton, MD

Fab Features: picturesque village of Monkton surrounded by 67 wooded acresceremonies under towering pines, in the light-filled hacienda, or the rustic Thunderbird Lodge • cozy accommodations for up to 172 guests in their heated and air-conditioned cabins

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$

Blue Moon Rising

McHenry, Maryland

Fab Features: exchange vows in a natural woodland "cathedral" under a beautiful handmade branch arbor • cocktails served from a charming tipi followed by tented receptions on the expansive grounds • adorable "tiny home"-inspired cabins are designed with unique vintage furnishings and relaxing front porches

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

The Blackwall Barn & Lodge

Gambrills, MD

Fab Features: charming private event facility designed with lovely stone and millwork accents • intimate celebrations inside The Cottage, with its classic white wainscotting and farmhouse tables • delicious and unique menus crafted with locally harvested, farm-to-table food

Catering: In-house
Price: $$

The White Barn at Lucas Farm

Oakland, Maryland

Fab Features: beautiful white barn set on 40 picturesque acres • enhance your event with their ever-growing, vintage-inspired decor available to rent • endless endless photo ops near the pond, in the pastures, or next to the corn crib

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$ • $$$


Hold up! Are you in our tribe?

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