9 Whimsical Woodsy Wedding Venues in East Texas

Want to get married amongst the trees? East Texas has a wealth of forested wedding venues where Mother Nature reigns supreme. With 3 large national forests, you are sure to find your dream wedding venue for a woodsy celebration!

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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: $ • $$
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The Wildflower Wedding and Special Event Venue

Emory, Texas

Fab Features: nestled on 50 scenic acres of open meadows dotted with towering Oak and Cedar trees • the modern farmhouse boasts exposed beams and a wall of windows that overlook the shimmering 2-acre pond • the luxurious yurts come equipped with heat and air conditioning, a toilet, a mini-fridge, a Keurig coffee maker, and more!

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$
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Sunset Oaks Venue

Tyler, TX

Fab Features: fabulous indoor/outdoor modern farmhouse reception hall with floor-to-ceiling sunset facing roll-up doors • al fresco ceremony site with a hand-built wooden pergola, stamped concrete aisle, and lovely views of the surrounding landscape • exceptional amenities include access to the massive décor collection, outdoor games, a built-in bar with kegerator, and more!

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$
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The Chateau of Longview

Longview, TX

Fab Features: secluded retreat tucked among the trees, just outside of Longview but with a worlds-away feel • outdoor ceremonies are backed by lush woods, with cocktail hour beside the sparkling pool and receptions in a modern barn • cozy overnight accommodations for up to 20 people

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$
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Shady Oaks Farm

Devers, TX

Fab Features: family-owned wedding venue in Devers • exchange vows under the shadow of century-old oaks • celebrate under stars and in the open-air pavilion

Catering: BYO
Price: $
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Lone Duck Ranch

Troup, TX

Fab Features: quintessentially rustic wedding ranch, highlighted by a picturesque pond and sprawling pastures • ceremonies beneath a waterside arbor or in a secluded, woodsy grove followed by celebrations in the classic red barn • fabulous indoor/outdoor flow to ensure perfect sunset views over the pond

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$
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Under the Wildwood

Greenville, TX

Fab Features: rustic-chic family-owned venue nestled on a quiet, wooded 6 acres • a flagstone walkway leads to the oak-shaded ceremony space • the climate-controlled barn is outfitted with custom-built farm tables, vintage-inspired chandeliers and sconces, and an attached patio strung with glowing bistro lights

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

Flint, TX

Fab Features: lovely wedding estate on carefully manicured grounds in Noonday, TX • full-day rentals also include guest shuttles, vintage yard games, and Pinterest-worthy dressing suites • fabulous add-on options like golf packages, bunkhouse lodging for 20, in-house spa and yoga services, and more!

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$
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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: $ • $$
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