Wedding Venue Ideas
Like people, wedding venues come in all shapes and sizes. From small, intimate venues to sprawling event spaces, finding the right wedding venue for you comes down to personal style, season, and budget. Here, you'll find ideas for unique ceremony and reception venues by region of the country, as well as tons of ideas from our collection of real weddings.
Restored Warehouses Where You Can Tie the Knot
These 16 industrial settings have rich histories and are a breeze to personalize.AdvertisementAdvertisementPost
These Gorgeous Mountain Wedding Venues Will Blow You Away
These new wedding-worthy spots—with their gorgeous vistas and rustic-chic vibe—will take your big day to new heights.
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13 Things to Think About Before Booking a Wedding VenuePicking a venue sets the foundation for your entire wedding ... so, no pressure! The property you choose will influence the overall feel of your wedding as well as be one of the biggest impacts on your bottom line. Before picking the spot where you will begin your happily ever after, you want to make sure you are asking the right questions. Jess Levin from Carats & Cake got the inside scoop from some of the wedding industry's best.
How Do You Cover Up Unwanted Décor at a Wedding Venue?One person’s treasure may be another person’s, well, eyesore. Kathryn, for example, loved everything about her son’s lakeside venue except the animal trophies hanging on the walls. Here, we respond to her question about how to work around problem items when sprucing up for the big day.
World’s Most Colorful Wedding VenuesExchange vows at one of these vivid locations, from a rustic barn in Montana to the 1720s palace of Jaipur’s royal family.
Summer Wedding Reception Ideas
Plan the perfect summer reception with these seasonal ideas for centerpieces, menus, dessert buffets, venues, and entertainment.
25 Best Wedding Reception Venues on the East Coast
Explore reception locations on the East Coast that have been featured in the pages of Martha Stewart Weddings.
9 Top Venues for Celebrating Your Wedding in the Midwest
Explore reception locations in the Midwest which have been featured in the pages of Martha Stewart Weddings.
5 Things to Consider When Choosing a Wedding Venue
Celebrity Wedding Venues That You Can Get Married In, TooIf you can't decide where to tie the knot, take some inspiration from your favorite celebrity wedding locations.
The 9 Best Brooklyn Wedding VenuesThe blogger behind Brooklyn Bride picks her favorite wedding venues in the New York City borough.
28 Romantic Places to Propose in New York CityThere’s a reason so many great love stories are set in the majestic metropolis.
18 Beautiful Botanical Garden Wedding VenuesGet hitched among the roses (and cherry blossoms and daffodils!).
18 Fairy-Tale Castle Wedding Venues in AmericaSome of the best castles to get married in don’t require a passport to visit.
50 Places to Wed in the United StatesTop wedding venues from the East Coast to the West Coast for your big day.
10 Vineyards Outside of California Where You Can Get Married
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Perfect for your honeymoon or a pre-wedding vacation.Gallery
A Playful Fiesta-Themed Rehearsal Dinner in Palm Springs
The precursor to a chic wedding, this fun get-together was a desert dream, complete with Mexican influences.Gallery
A Bright Wedding in Arizona with Boho Touches
This Southwestern-inspired celebration featured vibrant geometric shapes, plenty of out-of-the-box photo ops, and tons of personality.Gallery
A Classic Wedding in London with an All-White Color Palette
This wedding combined old and new while nodding to the elegant glitz and glam of times past.Post
Exclusive: Louise Roe Marries Mackenzie Hunkin! Go Inside Their English Wedding
Plus, see Louise and Mackenzie's first wedding photo!Gallery
An Understatedly Elegant Wedding in Chicago
Family photographs, neutral colors, and ferns made up this couple's classy big day.Gallery
A Country-Chic Wedding on a New Jersey Farm
This duo celebrated their love of food, wine, and each other on their bucolic property.Gallery
A Celestial-Inspired, Fall Wedding in Minnesota
The moon, stars, and flowers all came together at this natural celebration.Gallery
This Mediterranean-Inspired Wedding Took Place In a Surprising Location
Luxe details and destinations dear to their hearts took center stage at this Grand Rapids celebration.Gallery
12 Amazing Pet-Friendly Hotels in the U.S.
We've searched across the country for hotels with outstanding amenities for pets so you can bring them along for your honeymoon or destination wedding.Gallery
A Bold, Autumnal Wedding in NYC
A design-minded duo celebrated their heritage and the art they love, resulting in dramatic details at every turn.Post
"Take Home Chef" Host Curtis Stone Spills His Best Travel Secrets
Like his favorite foodie souvenir and the one meal he could eat again and again.Gallery
A Stylish Gray-and-Gold Seattle Wedding
Modern touches merged with secret-garden vibes at this chic wedding.Gallery
This Romantic Italian Wedding Features a Historic Venue—and One Amazing View
The locale of this celebration dates back to the 12th century.Post
The First Overwater Wedding Chapel In the Caribbean Is the Answer to Your Venue Needs
Picture a glass aisle and panoramic views.AdvertisementAdvertisementGallery
25 Dreamy Beach Wedding Dresses
From flowing sheath gowns to elegant mermaid silhouettes, get inspired by these beachy wedding gowns!Gallery
A Summery, Lakeside Wedding in Michigan
This boho-preppy soirée was all shades of lovely.Gallery
An Outdoorsy Couple Gets Hitched in the Mountains of Utah
And you're going to want to check out what the bridal party wore.