The 10 Best Wedding Venues in Ohio

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If you are a fan of environmental protection, the outdoors, and nature, Ohio is the best place to get married. With the penchant for preserving nature, the options for captivating venues are endless, from manors to organic farms, mansions, greenhouses, waterfront spaces, and more. But since you can not go through all the properties, we have curated ten of the best wedding venues in Ohio for you. They are picked across budgets, tastes, and wedding themes for you to check out and get inspired.



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What is the average cost of a wedding in Ohio?

The average cost of a wedding in Ohio is $20,347, determined by some factors. They include the location, number of guests, food, entertainment, transport, and more costs that could pop up.

Jorgensen Farms Historic Barn

Located in central Ohio, this farm stands on 100 acres of land and features open fields, lush gardens, and more for country weddings. However, the farm-to-table methods, exquisite cuisine, and professional management make it one of the best wedding venues in Columbus, Ohio, and its environs.

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  • Setting types: Oak grove, barn, greenhouse, air patio, courtyard, pond, main hall.
  • Service: Ceremony, reception, fun events.
  • Venue Service Offerings: Professional event coordinator and staff. Also, setup and clean-up, tables, chairs, linens, complimentary parking with a parking attendant, golf cart shuttle service, heating and air conditioning, on-site floral design, catering and bartending services, specialty linens, guest favors, and lawn games.
  • Dressing Room: Yes.
  • Liability Insurance:  Contact the venue for this information.

What Others Said About This Venue

We were guests at this venue and were very impressed. The food was probably the best we have ever had at a wedding. We were one of the last tables to be excused to get our food which typically means dried-out meat and subpar veggies but not here. Every single dish was amazingly fresh and perfectly cooked. Our entire table kept saying how good the food was. The appetizers were very yummy and the staff kept everything well stocked. Lots of smiles from the staff. Well done Jorgensen.

We had such an amazing time at this venue! Our wedding guests could not stop raving about how great the food was, how nice the staff was, and how beautiful the barn was. The staff made us feel so comfortable and were so friendly. Tori was such a wonderful planner and we couldn’t imagine our perfect day being anywhere else in the world! – Keiko Talley via Google reviews.

Went to a wedding here. It was beautiful! Perfect for indoor or outdoor locations. The staff was great, and quickly transformed the room from wedding to reception, while guests had appetizers & pics taken. – Laura Telfer via Google reviews.

What we liked about this venue: We love the historic post and beam barn, an iron and virgin cypress Lord&Burnham greenhouse dating back to the early 20th century. It gives off a vintage elegance that enhances the authenticity of country weddings.
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Rivercrest Farm

Rivercrest Farm is one of the best wedding venues in northeast Ohio that sits strategically between Cleveland, Columbus, and Pittsburgh. It is tucked in the hills of the heartland on 120 acres and buzzes with history, tradition, and enchantment perfect for vintage weddings. Rivercrest Farm is romantic, and rustic, and tells a story that becomes you.

Additional Details

  • Setting types: Hilltop, barn, lawn, fireplace, Amish white barn, boxwood topiary garden.
  • Service: Ceremony, reception, showers, graduation, engagement, ad shoots.
  • Venue Service Offerings: Wedding coordinator, set up and take down, clean-up, bar & drinks, cakes & desserts, cupcakes, other desserts, food & catering, planning, wedding design, rentals & equipment, tents, service staff, and more.
  • Dressing Room: Yes, there is a bridal suite and cowboy suite.
  • Liability Insurance: Contact the venue for this information.

What Others Said About This Venue

Such an incredibly beautiful setting for the most important day in our lives. Owners are incredible too! They went over and above to make our day special. – Cathy Wallace via Google reviews.

We had our August 13, 2021 Wedding at Rivercrest Farm and everything was so beautiful. From the beginning of the planning process to the day of the wedding, the team was so flexible and helpful! Everyone had a great time and our guests enjoyed exploring the venue and watching the animals during the reception. Definitely recommend Rivercrest! – Gwyn Klamer via Google reviews.

Very nice place to go to a wedding. Very clean and nice layout of the barn. Wish they had fans up in the ceiling of the barn during our dinner time. Overall I enjoyed the venue. I do recommend this place. – Bri An via Google reviews.

What we liked about this venue: The blend of rolling hills, preserved woodland, ravines, and highland cattle and horses create a captivating atmosphere for romance. Beyond the big day, couples and guests can settle into a relaxing getaway that guarantees rejuvenation.
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Willow Tree

This property sitting on five acres of land is arguably one of the best wedding venues central Ohio has to offer. It boasts a manor house, farm, ponds, and grounds brimming with lush greenery for the ultimate romantic experience.

Additional Details

  • Setting type: Barn, mansion, outdoor by the pond.
  • Service: Ceremony, reception, private events.
  • Venue Service Offerings: bar and drinks, cakes & desserts, cupcakes, other desserts, food and catering, planning, wedding design, rentals and equipment, tents, and service staff.
  • Dressing Room: Yes
  • Liability Insurance: Contact the venue for this information.

What Others Said About This Venue

This was an excellent venue for my daughter’s wedding! It is outdoor, so weather considerations are important; however, the weather cooperated with our event. Ben was a fantastic host and willingly provided all that we needed to make the event special. He worked with us to make everything beautiful. Thanks for your hospitality! – Michael Stout via Google reviews.

Recently went to a wedding here. Was beautiful. The owner was seen a lot. This wasn’t a wild bunch. So I assume he often makes sure things are taken care of I saw him empty trash bags etc. I have attended at least 12 weddings at this venue and noticed they have made many improvements. Lighting is a little dim in the evening but this is when most people are dancing and appreciate the chandeliers dimly lit . – Tabitha Robinson via Google reviews.

We got married at the willow tree yesterday. I highly recommend Ben and The willow tree for your weddings and any special occasion. it meant the world to us to have Ben be so helpful in our planning process and such. Thank you willow tree! – Joselyn Herzog via Google reviews.

What we liked about this venue: The spring-fed pond and restored springhouse-smokehouse lend a treasured historical vibe to the venue. The reception area across from the bride is also the ultimate spot for a laid-back romantic ambiance.
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The Ponds Venue, LLC

The Ponds is one of the best indoor winter wedding venues Ohio has to offer with its woodlands and luxurious elegance. This 6400 sq. ft., 19 acres upscale space is the perfect rustic barn-style getaway suitable for weddings all year round.

Additional Details

  • Setting types: Pond, cocktail patio, rustic barn.
  • Service: Ceremony, reception, private and fun events.
  • Venue Service Offerings: Spacious venue, table setups, dance floor, DJ or band, buffet, bar top, caterer’s kitchen, ADA restrooms, bridal suite, smoker’s patio with fire pit, patio seating, and more.
  • Dressing Room: Yes
  • Liability Insurance: Contact the venue for this information.

What Others Said About This Venue

Beautiful place for a wedding, especially in the fall! Has a groomsmen cabin to hang out in and the main venue hall is stunning! – Trent via Google reviews.

Tranquil, Breathtaking, Wonderful…. Our time at The Ponds Venue was absolutely amazing. Shelly was wonderful to work with, our bar tender was the sweetest most helpful young woman. Our guests had nothing but compliments about this venue’s beauty and charm. From the rustic decor to the beautiful fireplace… I could not have asked for a more perfect evening for our daughter’s wedding reception. – T Adams via Google reviews.

The ponds were great! We couldn’t have dreamed of a more perfect place for our wedding. Shelly was amazing and very helpful! Would also highly recommend using Julie as the day of coordinator!! She made sure everything went perfectly and took care of everything! All of our guests had a wonderful time. Hope we can come back as guests for a wedding in the future! – ryan boylan via Google reviews.

What we liked about this venue: The private dirt roads, hidden ponds, pink and gold gradient sunsets, and wood ooze true nature’s beauty. We also love the aisle surrounded by reclaimed barn wood, old barn timbers, and a double-sided stone fireplace that adds warmth and charm to the rustic theme.
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Canyon Run Ranch

If you are looking for the best outdoor wedding venues in Ohio that are sustainable, eco-friendly, and filled with nature, check out canyon ranch. This serene property in the Stillwater river valley is perfect for an enchanted or woodland wedding with its barn, gardens, and stunning stone home.

Additional Details

  • Setting types: The woods, botanical garden, fire pit, waterfalls, barn, wetland area, milk parlor.
  • Service: Ceremony, reception, bachelorette, elopement, rehearsal dinner.
  • Venue Service Offerings: Two 6-passenger limo golf carts, and one 8-passenger ranger, Chiavari chairs with seat cushions and 6’ round tables, natural cotton drapes, mason-jar-chandeliers, and over 2,000 twinkle lights, craft event bar, Miami valley’s premier bartenders, fueled large propane heaters, in-house DJ service and professional sound system, complimentary on-site consultation, venue coordinator, 8’ banquet tables for the bridal party and the buffet setup, and more.
  • Dressing Room: Yes, there are.
  • Liability Insurance: Contact the venue for this information.

What Others Said About This Venue

We had a wonderful wedding here! It was truly a dream come true. Amy and the staff were wonderful to work with! They were attentive without being hovering and made sure everything was running smoothly in the background! The bridesmaid getting ready suite was great and we loved the mimosas! This venue is worth every penny! – jessi Garrett via Google reviews.

We had our daughter’s wedding at Canyon Run Ranch in early September this year. Beautiful wedding site and barn for reception. Everyone was very helpful and made the day special. Even the light rain during the ceremony was just magical barely coming through the trees. Great place for a wedding. – Karla Anderson via Google reviews.

An absolutely beautiful venue! One of the main reasons I picked it is because it doesn’t really need much extra decoration to look like the barn wedding of your dreams. Amy was great about communication and answered any questions I had within a day. – Carrie Emley via Google reviews.

What did we like about this venue: What is there not to love about the canyon Run Ranch from the corkscrew willow sculpture in the woods to the natural stone stairway to the garden? We also love the 18-foot handmade farm table, the stonewall, bark-covered ceiling joists and hand-hewn beams, and native wildflowers that scream vintage and whimsical.
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Brookshire Event Venue

The best unique wedding venues in Ohio include an award-winning Brookshire event venue with a scenic background. This full-service spot is famed for creating and executing unforgettable events from the cobbled patios to the trees and grand ballrooms.

Additional Details

  • Setting types: Ballroom, foyer, fire pit/micro vineyard, garden, courtyard, indoor venue, meadow.
  • Service: Ceremony, reception, corporate meetings.
  • Venue Service Offerings: personalized floral centerpieces and wedding cake, full catering, custom stocked bar, DJ for 5 hours reception, floor length linens with approximately 80 linen color options, refreshments, service staff, tables, chairs, flatware, goblets, place settings, full set up and tear down.
  • Dressing Room: Yes
  • Liability Insurance: Contact the venue for this information.

What Others Said About This Venue

What a beautiful venue for a wedding. They were very accommodating. My nephew and his bride switched to an outdoor wedding the night before their wedding and they set it up beautifully. They set up the reception too! Everything went on without a hitch. Wonderful place to have a wedding and reception. – Catherine Peto via Google reviews.

Attended a wedding this past weekend. The staff was amazing, the venue was beautiful, and the food was great. In the bride’s room, we were gifted two bottles of champagne by the venue. I would definitely recommend this venue to anyone in the Columbus area. – Cassy Zelenskas via Google reviews.

Very pretty outdoor wedding site. The food served was excellent. And the general ‘feel’ of the place was inviting. As a guest, the wedding site and accommodations were top-shelf. – Shirley Rodgers via Google reviews.

What we liked about this venue: We love the stunning flowers and foliage of the garden that creates a natural backdrop for the reception. The tree-lined landscaping located in the indoor ceremony space is always a beautiful concept for whimsical weddings.
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Cedar Springs Pavilion

If you want nature in its best form, this Tuscan-style pavilion is one of the best wedding venues in Dayton Ohio that blends a love for people and nature. This beautiful 17 acres property is a nature preserve, especially for endangered species famed for bringing people together to create lasting memories.

  • Location, address: 7951 S Co Rd 25A, Tipp City, OH 45371, United States
  • Guest Capacity: The pavilion accommodates up to 250 guests.
  • Price venue: The prices vary by package. The Micro Ceremony Package costs $2,550, while the Elopement Ceremony Package costs $1,250. A winter-themed wedding costs $2,300, and these packages entitle you to the aforementioned benefits and more.

Additional Details

  • Setting types: Open-air, covered pavilion, outdoor covered veranda, waterside gazebo, meadow, field and waterfall pergolas, butterfly house.
  • Service: Ceremony, reception, rehearsal dinner, bachelorette, micro wedding, elopement.
  • Venue Service Offerings: Bridal suite for special day prep, professional event planner, in-house sound system, professional wedding officiant, accommodations for up to 25 guests, set up of chairs, tropical drink toast, and more.
  • Dressing Room: Yes
  • Liability Insurance: Contact the venue for this information.

What Others Said About This Venue

This place is beautiful!! I can’t wait to see how their new butterfly will turn out over the next couple years 🙂 This would be a very beautiful place for a wedding and the landscaping and scenery would make for beautiful pictures. – Kayla McKay via Google reviews.

Our wedding at Cedar Springs was perfect in every way. The owner and employees were so professional and accommodating. Everything was exactly as we wanted it. The grounds are stunning, especially in good weather. More than a few of our guests commented that it was one of the most beautiful weddings they’d seen. (I know that’s something people say to be nice, but in this case, I think it may have been sincere). Zero complaints, zero regrets. Five stars. – Kevin Miller via Google reviews.

My son held his wedding at Cedar Springs in July of this year. Everything was absolutely perfect. It’s a beautiful place for any special outdoor event. The atmosphere is absolutely amazing. The owner and her employees go out of their way to make your day as special as it can be. You won’t find a better place in the area! – Gwen Miller via Google reviews.

What we liked about this venue: There is everything to love about this venue, from the flower gardens to lush greenery, wildflower meadows, butterfly house, Tuscan pergolas, waterfalls, woodland areas, and ponds.
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Arlington Acres

Want a wedding on the farm or the rustic event of a lifetime? The charming Arlington acres cocooned in the middle of corn fields are one of the best wedding venues in northwest Ohio. The historic barn featuring hand-hewn barn beams, lush green landscape, and indoor ambiance gives it an unrivaled elegance.

  • Location, address: 3191 West, OH-18, Tiffin, OH 44883, United States
  • Guest Capacity: The maximum capacity of this venue is 250 guests. However, the historic barn accommodates 180 for reception and over 200 for the ceremony. The lawn can take up to 250 guests, while the new space can hold 250 guests.
  • Price venue: Friday weddings cost $4,000 in peak season and $3,750 in the off-season. Saturday weddings cost $5,000 and $4,750 out-of-season. On Sundays, weddings in the peak season cost $3,500 and cost $3,250 during the off-season. This fee covers the aforementioned, including exclusive access to the historic barn and lawn by the silo and 120 acres of charming country views. You will also get two large, exquisite appointed getting-ready suites with A/C & heat, and seasonal produce like sunflowers in the summer, and pumpkins in the fall.

Additional Details

  • Setting types: Historic barn, lawn, event space.
  • Service: Ceremony, reception, fun events.
  • Venue Service Offerings: 5ft round tables, 5 cocktail tables, 6ft rectangle tables, and 1 wooden farmhouse table, white wedding chairs for up to 250, mahogany wedding chairs for up to 250 guests, handmade recycled wood bar with refrigerated drink coolers, cedar arbor for the ceremony, whiskey barrels. Set up and tear down of tables and chairs, golf cart for handicapped guests or transport around the property, vendor and catering prep area with refrigeration, sinks, stainless steel tables, and roll-up garage door for seamless unloading, access to the property for an engagement photo shoot, hanging bistro lights, Arlington acres team on-site the entire day.
  • Dressing Room: Yes
  • Liability Insurance: Yes. We advise clients to take out one-day insurance of approximately $250, listing the location as an additional insured.

What Others Said About This Venue

I had my wedding here last week and everything was perfect! Katie and her crew made sure everything went over so smoothly and we didn’t need to worry about anything! I am very grateful for her & everything she did for us! The barn was absolutely gorgeous, along with the grounds! – Patty Barden via Google reviews.

Katie and her family were amazing people with an amazing venue and the best service from any wedding venue that I have been to recently. I recommend it highly! – Eric Markson via Google reviews.

Couldn’t recommend them enough. We felt like part of her family in her barn on that night. If you’re looking for a private, beautiful, welcoming venue then this is it. – Megan Lemmon via Google reviews.

What we liked about this venue: Arlington acres is an affordable yet romantic wedding venue with a rustic charm. The authentic historic barn featuring beautiful chandeliers feels so cozy.
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Peacock Ridge

Shabby chic, industrial chic, and bohemian themes are ideal weddings suitable for this eclectic venue. It is one of the best-rated wedding venues in Cleveland, Ohio, areas, including Akron and Canton that gives you serenity, the best service, and an exciting time.

  • Location, address: 3249 Alabama Ave NW, North Lawrence, OH 44666, United States
  • Guest Capacity: The guest capacity for this spot is 200.
  • Price venue: Weddings cost $6,000 on Friday, $7,000 on Saturday, and $5,000 on Sunday. This fee entitles you to the seating arrangement, table covers, dinnerware, staff, decor, bar service, chauffeured limo golf, caterers prep area, security, chairs, tables, games, photo ops, dressing areas, security, clean up, and more.

Additional Details

  • Setting types: Barn, pond, outdoors, fire pit, patio.
  • Service: Ceremony, reception, fun events, engagement.
  • Venue Service Offerings: Seating arrangement, table covers, dinnerware, staff, decor, bar service, chauffeured limo golf, caterers prep area, security, chairs, tables, games, and more.
  • Dressing Room: Yes
  • Liability Insurance: Yes. The venue encourages potential clients to register liability insurance with WedSafe for $190 while listing them as additional insured.

What Others Said About This Venue

BEAUTIFUL venue! I attended a wedding here. The grounds were beautiful, there is a big pond on the property with swans. Nice outside space for an outdoor wedding, seating was large heavy wooden pews, that were sitting on concrete. There was a sidewalk that came from the indoor venue clear down between the pews and stopped in front of a pergola with a chandelier in the center. The indoor venue was also very nice. Rustic like a barn, but with an eclectic flair. – Karla Hazel via Google reviews.

There are not enough stars in the world to rate my experience with Peacock Ridge. It is more than just a gorgeous venue. Cindy the owner was such a gem to work with. She made the entire process so easy and without her, my day wouldn’t have been flawless. Her dedication to keeping the venue stunning and dedication to her couples is unmatched. My husband and I can’t thank peacock ridge enough for our absolutely perfect day!!!!! Wish we could do it again and again! – Emily Warfield via Google reviews.

My moms having her wedding here and it’s amazing. They have decorations there you can use and the people are helpful and answered all of our questions.- Insert_Name_ Here_Vlogs via Google reviews.

What we liked about this venue:  We love the sparkling chandeliers, draped fabric, eclectic decor, and mixed-matched white chairs that combine to give the best atmosphere for a romantic wedding.
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Pinecroft at Crosley Estate

The best wedding venues in Cincinnati Ohio feature the pinecroft at Crosley estate sitting on 18 acres of lush land. This venue features a Tudor-style mansion, lush garden, garden pavilion, and rows and rows of orchards that create the most picturesque backdrops.

  • Location, address: 2366 Kipling Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45239, United States
  • Guest Capacity: This venue accommodates up to 500 standing guests and 325 seated guests.
  • Price venue: The intimate collection package costs $8700 for 60 guests. They are also the best day ever and bliss packages that entitles you to the use of the estate, tables, and chairs for up to 325 guests. Also, classic white china, silverware & stemware, linens, and napkins (your choice of color), set up & teardown (of your decor), tasting (for the couple and up to 4 more guests), bridal party lunch (for up to 10 guests), vendor meals (for up to 10), ADA accessibility and more.

Additional Details

  • Setting types: Garden Pavilion, mansion, breakout rooms, orchards, gardens.
  • Service: Ceremony, reception, fun events, corporate gatherings.
  • Venue Service Offerings: All-day venue access, private suite for the bridal party, wedding designer, event flow and timeline, on-site wedding day ceremony coordination, butler service, tables and chairs, classic white china, silverware & stemware, linens and napkins, centerpieces-trio of floating and votive candles for up to 8 tables, set up and teardown of your decor, tasting for the couple and up to 4 additional guests, and more.
  • Dressing Room: Yes
  • Liability Insurance: Contact the venue for this information.

What Others Said About This Venue

Attended a wedding here tonight. The venue is superb! The house is spectacular. The wedding was outside in the backyard. It was lightly sprinkling and they offered everyone umbrellas and towels to dry off the seats. The reception was in a tent pavilion which was air-conditioned. The food served was exceptionally good. This was a thoroughly enjoyable evening at a wonderful venue. – Bartley Settle via Google reviews.

Have worked with Pinecroft many, many times and have never been disappointed. If you’re looking for a beautiful outdoor wedding setup, this is it! – Laura Katie Photography.

Everything about this place was fabulous. Our son got married here and it is a gorgeous venue to mark such a special occasion. The historic building, gorgeous grounds. Staff was fabulous. – Everything about this place was fabulous. Our son got married here and it is a gorgeous venue to mark such a special occasion. Historic building, gorgeous grounds. Staff was fabulous. via Google reviews.

What we liked about this venue:  The garden on this estate hosts some wildlife that can give nature-loving couples a great time. We also love the indoor mahogany walls, original teak floors, and Tudor-style furnishings.
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Ohio is a state with many wedding venue options, from farms to manors, conservatories, modern venues, and more. But since you deserve only a premium, we have curated some of the best wedding venues in Ohio has to offer. And the great news is that they are affordable, cozy, and have the most stunning settings. Check out our list, get inspired, and bring your wedding dream to life.