If you haven't heard, you don't have to travel far and wide to have the destination wedding of your dreams, in fact, the best place may be right in your own backyard. Don't believe us? Well, we scoured the internet to see for ourselves just how many options are available, and brides, there are SO many amazing places to say "I do" right here in the good ol' USA!
Whether you prefer to get married indoors or out, in a barn or a manor, by the beach or in the woods, there IS a venue for that, and for every season under the sun. Your wedding adventure begins here, because we picked a few of our favorite spots from all 50 states, and best of all? No passport is required. Keep scrolling to seem all our picks for 2020 below.
1. Southern House and Garden
Imagine 6 acres of tree-lined pasture in a fabulous country setting, if that sounds amazing to you, then Southern House and Garden just may be the venue of your dreams.
2. Alyeska Resort in Girdwood
If you're looking for a wedding adventure, look no further. Alaska's premier ski resort is only a 30-minute drive from Anchorage and is packed with year-round activities and stunning views of the surrounding mountains and Cook Inlet.
3. Havasu Springs Resort
Looking for a great weekend wedding getaway? Havasu Springs Resort is a great place to stay and play for you and your wedding party with scenic views and lots of outdoor activities both on and off the water.
Little Rock, Arkansas
4. Aldas Magnolia Hill
Looking to add a little southern charm to your bid day? The historic Dr. Morgan Smith Estate sits of 31 acres of secluded country that includes a private lake, rolling lawns, and hundred-year-old oak trees.
5. Chalet View Lodge
If a mountain retreat is what you crave, then Chalet View Lodge will impress. Surrounded by the gorgeous Sierra mountains, you won't find a more stunning location for your "I dos".
6. Villa Parker
Located just south of Denver, this Mediterranean Estate will feel worlds away from home with a unique architectural style, lush gardens, and inviting setting for you and your guests.
7. Saltwater Farm Vineyard
Located along the Connecticut shoreline, Saltwater Farm Vineyard boasts award-winning wines, top-notch service, and a beautiful setting for your special day.
Long Neck, Delaware
8. Baywood Greens
Golf and weddings go hand in hand at this stunning location. With endless amenities and scenic views, Baywood Greens just may become your home away from home.
key Largo, Florida
9. Key Largo Lighthouse Beach
Looking to get married on a secluded beach? Head to South Florida for your nuptials! With several options to choose from, you can blissfully wed with palm trees overhead and your toes in the sand.
Jekyll Island, Georgia
10. Jekyll Island Club Resort
As far as coastal venues, Jekyll Island Club Resort is truly unique with several venue options to choose from. Whether your wedding is big, small, grand, or laid-back, their team will make sure every detail turns out picture perfect.
11. Haiku Mill
Located on Maui's North Shore, this stunning venue is what tropical weddings are all about. Lush greenery, and over 150 years of history, Haiku Mill showcases the best of what Maui has to offer.
12. Shore Lodge
Arguably one of the prettiest spots in Idaho, Shore Lodge offers you year-round adventure and gorgeous views of Payette Lake. Perfect for weddings of all sizes, don't let this scenic venue slip past your radar!
North Barrington, Illinois
13. Wandering Tree Estate
With award-winning gardens and outdoor model train layouts throughout the property, Wandering Tree Estate wants to make your wedding dreams come true.
14. Lighthouse Lodge B&B on Lake Shafer
Looking for the perfect escape? Lighthouse Lodge B&B on Lake Shafer offers that and so much more. Enjoy a weekend wedding getaway right on the lake with plenty of activities available to keep your guests entertained.
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
15. Ashton Hill Farm
This 7,000 ft barn event space can accommodate weddings of up to 300 guests! So if you're planning a large wedding, Ashton Hill Farm is the place to have it!
16. Loose Mansion
This all-inclusive venue wants to make your wedding day unforgettable and stress-free. With 15,000 sq ft of space for entertaining, Loose Mansion will impress with gorgeous architecture and historic charm.
17. Warren Wood Manor
How charming is this venue?! Filled with rustic elegance and endless Southern charm, you can't help but fall in love with Warren Wood Manor for your big day!
New Orleans, Louisiana
18. Race & Religious
Looking for a one-of-a-kind wedding venue? Look no further than Race & Religious. This unique rental home in New Orleans will take your breath away with this rustic elegance and unique history, plus it's a really cool place to get married!
29. French's Point
Want a private, ocean-front setting for your big day? Consider the scenic French's Point in Maine. This year-round vacation rental boasts private beaches for a memorable waterfront celebration with you and your loved ones.
20. Antrim 1844
Get married in a lush rose garden at the beautiful Antrim 1844 in Maryland. With several wedding packages to choose from, your romantic weekend celebration awaits!
21. Willowdale Estate
With delicious food and historic surroundings, your wedding day at Willowdale Estate will be unforgettable for all in attendance. This 4-star venue will go above and beyond to make sure your day is perfect, what bride could ask for more?
22. Zingerman's Cornman Farms
The perfect venue for foodies! This gorgeous estate was founded by a seasoned chef with a passion for bringing people and food together. Zingerman's Cornman Farms sounds like a win-win to us!
23. The Outpost
With 32 acres of rolling hills and woodlands all around, The Outpost is your serene wedding destination that's just a short drive from the city.
24. The Barn at Love Farms
Old world warmth and modern luxury await you at The Barn at Love Farms. With ample barn space to host your big day, this venue has everything you need to host the perfect wedding.
SAINT LOUIS, Missouri
25. The Thaxton
Whoa! If a unique venue is what you're looking for, then look no further than The Thaxton. This full-service, art deco venue has a fun vintage vibe we can't get enough of. Perfect for brides looking to make a statement, don't miss this unique location.
26. The Woodlands at Cottonwood Canyon
Your wedding journey begins at The Woodlands at Cottonwood Canyon. This serene venue allows you the flexibility to celebrate in your own style for an evening to remember come rain or shine.
27. Villa Aletta
Perfect for indoor and outdoor celebrations, this 2-acre venue can accommodate up to 225 guests and offers a late-night Italian pizza option for your reception! Yummmy! There's a lot to love about Villa Aletta in Northwest Omaha.
Las Vegas, Nevada
28. Red Rock Country Club
This private desert sanctuary offers the best of Las Vegas without all the hustle and bustle of the city. The serene setting at Red Rock Country Club will sweep you off your feet in terms of service and location.
29. Dell-Lea Weddings
Voted the best wedding venue in New Hamshire, this full-service venue is big on space with a whopping 236 acres, giving you plenty of room for your "I do's" and the celebration after. And with only one event booked per day, you'll have total privacy for your special day.
Sparta, New Jersey
30. Rock Island Lake Club
Look at that view! This full-service venue will go above and beyond to make your wedding vision a reality and glitch-free. Rock Island Lake Club can't wait to make your party of the family!
Santa Fe, New Mexico
31. La Mesita Ranch
The beauty of the high desert can be your backdrop for your wedding day at La Mesita Ranch. This luxurious resort offers first-class amenities and accommodations for 22 guests. Oh, and did we mention it's really beautiful?!
Brooklyn, New York
32. Brooklyn Winery
As a full functioning winery that produces small-batch artisanal wines, you can rest assured your wedding will be a party to remember! This beautiful location in Brooklyn is perfect for weddings big and small, and you'll have a full-service events team by your side to make sure every detail is picture-perfect.
33. Sawyer Family Farmstead
Experience the natural beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains on your wedding day at this family-owned Christmas tree farm in North Carolina! With several wedding packages to choose from, Sawyer Family Farmstead wants to turn your wedding dreams into reality.
34. Colonel Hankinson's Historic Barn
Bring on the rustic charm in North Dakota! Colonel Hankinson's Historic Barn is a historic gothic arch barn with 5,000+ sq ft of event space for your big day. Located on the shores of Lake Elsie, there are plenty of picturesque ceremony locations and photo backdrops to be had.
35. Jorgensen Farms
This working organic farm is Ohio's premier event venue. For weddings up to 250 guests, Jorgensen Farms offers you a place to feel connected to the earth and the people around you. With several unique settings available and amenities like catering and on-site florals, you can't go wrong booking your best day ever here.
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
36. Rose Briar Place
Worried about the weather for your wedding day? Well, you don't have to at Rose Briar Place. This indoor/outdoor facility can accommondate you rain, snow, or shine, and is considered one of Oklahoma's premier wedding venues.
37. Crook Point
Imagine getting married right on the beach! Crook Point features several ocean-front vacation homes available for weddings on the historic 3,000 acre Crook Point Ranch. With beautiful scenery and endless ocean views, this unique wedding location is a must-see.
38. Drumore Estate
This charming mansion is what wedding dreams are made of. With a myriad of venue options available, the Drumore Estate wants to make your wedding idyllic, extraordinary, and unforgettable.
nEWPORT, Rhode Island
39. Newport Beach House
You can fully indulge in the sand and sea at this classic coastal venue! Considered the only private venue in Newport for luxury weddings, the Newport Beach House boasts some truly unique spots for your big day.
Charleston, South Carolina
Photo by: Rachel Red Photography
40. Gadsden House
Located in the heart of downtown Charleston, this indoor/outdoor venue is big on style for your biggest day ever with three private courtyards, four grand parlor rooms, and an expansive Southern piazzas. Sounds pretty fancy to us!
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
41. Meadow Barn at Country Orchards
With 6,000 apple trees in their 32 year old orchard, you can bet you'll get some amazing photo opportunities at the Meadow Barn at Country Orchards for your wedding day!
42. Mint Springs Farm
At Mint Springs Farm, they believe in stress-free client-tailored events, and your wedding is no exception! As a full-service venue, their wedding team wants to make your wedding as memorable as can be on their gorgeous 40-acre property.
43. Blissful Hill
You'll be treated like family from the moment you book your event with Blissful Hill. Their professional team will take your wedding vision and make it a reality, and they'll take care of your needs every step of the way.
44. Copper Creek Event Center
Looking for elegant event space to host your indoor wedding? Check out the unique and spacious layout of Copper Creek Event Center in Springville, Utah.
45. The Wedding Barn at Kingston Place
This family-run farm loves hosting weddings big and small, and they'll make sure your biggest day ever is as unique as your love.
46. Shadow Creek Weddings & Events
Perfect for indoor and outdoor weddings, Shadow Creek Weddings & Events offers lawn games, dressing suites, and a cute horse at cocktail hour! With space to accommodate up to 300 guests, this place is a must-see!
47. Woodinville Lavender
Imagine getting married with a lavender field as your backdrop! With endless lavender fields all around, we can only imagine Woodinville Lavender smells as good as it looks for a truly unique wedding experience that utilizies all your senses.
48. Hillbrook Inn
For an intimate wedding location, look no further than Hillbrook Inn. This cozy bed and breakfast has an amazing array of amenities, including a relaxing spa and wine tours. It's the perfect getaway to say "I do" with only your closest family and friends in attendance.
49. Vennebu Hill
The Norwegian-inspired Vennebu Hill is one of the newest venues in the Wisconsin Dells. The unique architecture makes this venue truly one-of-a-kind, just look at the ceremony space! So, so pretty!
Jackson Hole, Wyoming
50. Snow King Resort
From an intimate affair to a grand event, The Snow King Resort in Jackson Hole can host weddings of up to 350 guests with several event locations to choose from. Each with its own rustic charm to make your event truly unique and memorable.