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17 Picturesque Outdoor Wedding Venues

Outdoor Wedding Venue In Moab Utah

Whether you're planning a traditional wedding or a small one on a budget, you know one thing - the two of you want an outdoor wedding. Keeping that in mind, we've rounded up 16 picturesque outdoor wedding venues. These wedding venues will make a picture-perfect backdrop for your outdoor wedding. Which is your favorite?

We're starting with the unique desert wedding venue, Red Earth, and as you can see, whether you create an epic backdrop like the couple above or keep it simple and beautiful like the couple below, your day will be fantastic with the desert as your backdrop. Photo Credit: Zoe from The Foxes Photography



Having your wedding at Red Earth is like renting a national park for you and your friends to have your private desert party in true desert fashion. Surrounded by expansive views, this outdoor wedding venue is located on 17 acres in the heart of canyon country, around 10 minutes from Moab, Utah. Take a virtual tour to take in the beauty of this Utah wedding venue, ideal for adventurous couples that love nature. This desert wedding venue is close to Arches, Canyonlands, Deadhorse Point for those photo moments that only happen once in a lifetime. Photo Credit: Angela Hays Photography

Location: Moab, Utah Wedding Venue
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Instagram: @theredearthvenue

Refined Woodsy wedding venue

Northern California Wedding Venue - Nestledown

Nestledown gently nests in the Los Gatos Mountains, surrounded by acres of lushly landscaped property with gorgeous views, rustic elegance, and unique amenities that provide the perfect place to celebrate your outdoor wedding.

Blooming gardens, a Meadow and two large Ponds with waterfalls, an outdoor redwood cathedral, a barn with an exquisite chandelier, and an outdoor pergola all provide a stunning location for truly majestic I-do's. For an outdoor ceremony unlike any other, you and your guests will be transported to an enchanting forest surrounded by tall trees, green ferns, and magnificent scenery. Stone patios and pathways will lead guests from ceremony to reception, outdoors on the lawn or in the expansive wood-beamed venue space with floor-to-ceiling windows, balconies, and grand chandeliers. Or maybe you'd like to take the tiny train on a trip through the forest before sipping cocktails and dancing away the night. With creative accents at every turn, your wedding will be unique and special, with a stunning backdrop for a spectacular day. Photo Credit: Danielle Gillett Photography |
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Location: Los Gatos Mountains Wedding Venue
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Instagram: @nestldownevents

Lush & Gorgeous wedding venue

15 Picturesque Outdoor Wedding Venues

Mill Pond Estate is the perfect place for your intimate wedding. Located just 20 minutes from downtown Tampa, this 18-acre outdoor venue boasts gorgeous green vistas and three unique ceremony spots - the Lush Lily Pond and the Rustic Broken Oak ceremony spaces have room for 150 guests. If your guest count is 50 or less, the Whimsical Flower Garden space is perfect for your smaller gathering. Whether you are looking for classic, glam, or whimsical, your vision fits at Mill Pond Estate. Book a Tour

Location: Tampa, Florida Wedding Venue
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Instagram: @millpondestate

Luxurious mountain wedding venue

15 Picturesque Outdoor Wedding Venues

With unparalleled beauty and flexibility, a wedding at Chalet View Lodge is magical. Named Top 10 luxury wedding venues in the U.S. This stunning wedding venue is located fifty-one miles north of Truckee and 54 miles northwest of Reno. This lost Sierra resort is exclusive for destination weddings, in fact you must see all their real weddings here.

Hold your ceremony on a sprawling lawn, take portraits by our fishing pond or host a cocktail hour on the poolside terrace. Let your guests dance the night away on our 9-hole executive golf course. Intimate or epic, indoors or under the stars, with private and exclusive use of the entire resort, the choice is yours. Your day, vision, and Chalet View Lodge is the outdoor wedding venue to make it happen. Photo Credit: Kay Kroshus | Book Now

Location: Portolo, California Wedding Venue
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Instagram: @chaletviewlodge

Up-Scale Country Wedding Venue

Zingerman's Cornman Farms in Dexter, Michigan.

Zingerman’s Cornman Farms is a multi-award-winning chef-led event space, wedding venue, and working farm in Dexter, Michigan. The 27-acre farm and its venues were restored from their 1834 foundations with the most discerning guests in mind. They feature a beautiful exhibition kitchen, chef’s garden, a classic farmhouse, a four-season barn, and a stunning tent pavilion. Guests can enjoy the beauty of the countryside just minutes from downtown Ann Arbor. Photo Credit: Angelica Marie Photography

Location: Dexter, Michigan Wedding Venue
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Instagram: @cornmanfarms



Villa Punto de Vista and Villa La Isla are two luxurious, fully staffed private villas, perfect for hosting events and accommodating up to 50 guests overnight. Nestled in a lush, 2.5-acre tropical reserve with stunning views of Manuel Antonio bay, they offer a one-of-a-kind experience for destination weddings in Costa Rica. Make use of the rooftop deck, events terrace, ballroom, and pool decks to create unforgettable memories amidst nature's beauty.

Photo Credit: @sylviaguardia

Location: Puerto Quepos, Costa Rica
See More: Villa Punto de Vista Wedding Website
Instagram: @villapuntodevista

A French Château

South of France Wedding Venue ChâteauSaint-Joseph

Travel to Southern France to The Château Saint-Joseph. This historical residence was built in 1879. This Parisian style Chateau specializes in bespoke weddings creating magical and unique experiences at one of the loveliest and most romantic spots. You and your guests can stay at this exceptional getaway for your Parisian destination wedding, where you will have the most beautiful day of your life.

Location: South of France Wedding Venue
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Instagram: @chateausaintjoseph

A Country Dream wedding venue

15 Picturesque Outdoor Wedding Venues

You're going to fall in love with The Conrad Botzum Farmstead. This one-of-a-kind country wedding venue is nestled in the back of the rolling hills of the beautiful, scenic Cuyahoga Valley National Park. You and your guests will enjoy the smell of fresh-cut grass, lush, tree-covered hillsides, deer are peeking out of the woods, and wildflowers.

Rest assured, Conrad Botzum Farmstead has everything you'll need to complete your special day. Their Bank Barn seats 170-180 guests with round tables, reserving space for a catering line and music with dancing on the deck. Call 330-867-6681, for more information or to request a visit.

Location: Akron, Ohio Wedding Venue
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Facebook: @Botzum

Magical Tropical Farm

Outdoor magical tropical wedding farm

SoireEstate at SB Nursery & Gardens is a working farm, nursery, and outdoor wedding venue in Lutz, Florida. A beautiful outdoor backdrop is what you'll get - surrounded by lovely oak trees, Spanish moss, and tropical plants. Ferns, fragrant shrubs, palms, and tropical flowers will surround your magical gathering. Their farm produces microgreens and seasonal produce to support their catering operations.

We also love that they reduce their carbon footprint with sustainable techniques, such as composting, product preservation, and edible landscaping. The wild landscape and Southern hospitality will awe you and your guests. Book Now

Location: Lutz, Florida Wedding Venue
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Instagram: @soireestatelutz

Hidden Gem In The Desert

Arizona outdoor wedding venue

The Venue at Chilleens is one of Arizona's hidden gems. Picturesque mountain views and iconic watercolor sunsets will be your wedding backdrop. The property has endless photo opportunities -green walls, accent walls, giant sliding doors, and a life-size LOVE sign! There is a cascading waterfall to say your "I Do's." Y

You'll have to see all the images here for yourself. This Arizona wedding venue has indoor and outdoor spaces. The outdoor space can accommodate up to 200 guests, and the indoor space can accommodate 80. The Venue at Chilleens is located in Black Canyon City, Arizona, easily accessible from Interstate 17. Schedule a Tour

Location: Black Canyon City, Arizona Wedding Venue
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Facebook: @thevenueatchilleens

17th Century Fairy Tale

Outdoor Wedding Venue - Villa Catignano

Villa Catignano, is located in the heart of the wine-making region of Chianti Classico. You'll find this charming 17th-century estate very close to Italy's most famous cities - Florence, Siena, San Gimignano, and Arezzo.

The ancestor of the current proprietors built this magnificent 17th-century estate. Today the property is still as peaceful and relaxed as ever. You'll find a traditional Italian renaissance garden that overflows with antique roses and lemon trees. This destination wedding venue is straight out of a fairytale. You can see more real weddings here.

• Host up to 86 guests sleeping in the Villa, farmhouse, and cottages
• Ideal number of guests for wedding up to 120
• Swimming pool with views of the Tuscan rolling hills
• Florence airport - 1h 10m - Pisa airport- 1h 40m

Location: Tuscany, Italy Wedding Venue
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Facebook: @villa.catignano

Prestigious Country Estate

Northern California Outdoor Wedding Venues

Experience the privacy and beauty of Mountain House Estate, a prestigious Northern California Wedding Venue! With bucolic views of the surrounding hills, pond and fountain, Oak and Redwood trees, gardens, spacious lawns, landscaped patio, and the secret grove with its wine barrel wall, this country estate has the best that wine country can offer. It's perfect for something small and intimate or a celebration with up to 250 of your family and friends. Photo Credit: Mandzik Photography

Location: Cloverdale, California Wedding Venue
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Instagram: @mountainhouseestate

where The Sky Meets The Ocean

Destination wedding in Bali at Tirtha Uluwatu

Travel to Bali and host your destination at Tirtha Uluwatu. Your up-scale boho island wedding ceremony will be on their famous Glass Stage. This unique wedding ceremony spot gives the impression that you are floating in the air, with the sandy beaches below.

A once in a lifetime view of the sky meeting the crystal blue waters of the Indian Ocean. As you profess your love the sun sets and the breathtaking Uluwatu sunset presents itself. This cliffside garden can be just for the two of you or for 160 of your nearest and dearest.

Location: Uluwatu, Bali
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Instagram: @tirthabali

One-Of-A-Kind Outdoor Ceremony site

15 Picturesque Outdoor Wedding Venues

Forever 5 Events is an enchanted and secluded 16-acre property, providing an authentic, customizable space and an unparalleled experience to clients, all while supporting a cause near and dear to their hearts. With their modern reception space, breathtaking views, and one-of-a-kind ceremony area with 24’ tall hand-built arches, you will feel like you have traveled to a unique destination while in the heart of Texas.

Hosting only one event a day and able to hold up to 200 of your closest friends & family, each client receives the attention they deserve at Forever 5.

Forever 5 would be blessed to be a part of your love story and give back in your honor, as they give back a portion of their profits for every booked event to childhood cancer research! A venue on a mission and with a purpose. Photo Credit: Trais Whitesell Photography

Location: Conroe, Texas Wedding Venue
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Instagram: @forever5events

Tuscan Luxury Country Resort

Luxury Country Resort Wedding Venue in Tuscany

Locanda in Tuscany is a luxury country resort immersed in the boundless rolling farmlands amid the UNESCO heritage Val d'Orcia Artistic, Natural and Cultural Park. The resort is between the most renowned southern Tuscan medieval towns of Pienza and Montalcino. Beautifully restored, the mansion stands within a gorgeous, luminous garden lined by holm-oak and olive trees.

The project is a labor of love for owners Luca and Claudia Bernetti, who, upon deciding to open a luxury resort, asked themselves: "What is the luxury world missing today?" They knew a magnificent property with breathtaking views would not be enough. The Bernettis wanted their guests to fall in love. Locanda was where that could happen, where they could offer visitors a gift to carry in their hearts forever. The Bernettis and their staff have created an intimate and immersive experience of the beauty and vitality of life in the region, focusing on sustainable and organic principles.

The building is a private country mansion from the XVII century, totally renovated in respect to the Tuscan tradition. Nine refined rooms and suites accommodate guests in the days leading to the main event in a candlelit night glowing atmosphere where finely laid tables are set around the property's patios and inside the cozy, rustic stone stables. Whether the wedding is an intimate gathering or a more significant event, guests' wishes and tastes are granted.

Location: Tuscany Wedding Venue
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Instagram: @locandaintuscany

Outdoor Botanical Garden

Michigan Outdoor Wedding Venue

If you are looking for a beautiful wedding venue in Southwest Michigan, look no further. Share the beauty of nature with your guests and create lasting memories at the most scenic venue in the area, Fernwood Botanical Garden.

From an intimate elopement in the woods to a formal garden ceremony of 200, Fernwood is the perfect setting for your special day. Photo Credit: Bells and Bliss Photography

Location: Niles, Michigan Wedding Venue
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Instagram: @fernwood.botanical

Outdoor Garden Wedding Venue

Alexander Homestead a garden wedding venue

Alexander Homestead is well-known for producing personalized all-inclusive experiences. The 5-acre property includes a beautiful garden, pond with a waterfall and flowing stream, a modern indoor event space, and a historic home built in 1903.

The temperature-controlled barn can host seated weddings and events for up to 215. Its city location makes it easily accessible to all. Couples are attracted to the ease of planning and the endless photo opportunities in the garden and at the enchanting gazebo.

Location: Charolette, North Carolina Wedding Venue
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Instagram: @alexanderhomestead

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