One of the biggest trends in wedding decor for the past several years has been rustic chic, Mixing beautiful florals and soft tones with natural, rustic decor creates an effortless look for your big day and photographs beautifully. However, finding the perfect venue to fit this look isn’t always easy. That’s why the Smokehouse Grill is here to share 6 venues for barn weddings in Maryland and Delaware. These venues — each bringing a unique feel to your special day — are sure to be the perfect fit for your barn wedding.
Mary of the barn wedding venues you encounter aren’t actual farms — they’re wedding venues dressed up like farms. If you’re looking for authenticity in your barn wedding in Maryland, you’ve got to know about Coulbourn Farm. As a functional 360-acre crop farm in Show Hill, MD, Coulbourn Farm is the perfect place to tie the knot while surrounded by acres of private outdoor space and rustic buildings. Coulborn Farm allows you to choose the location of your reception tent and can accommodate up to 99 people, making it the perfect place for small to medium-sized weddings with plenty of character.
Also located in Snow Hill, MD, Castle Farm is the perfect location for special events and barn weddings in Maryland. This 175-acre farm is a premier equestrian and wedding venue boasting stunning ponds, mature hardwood trees, and a 7,000 square food stone mansion. Each wedding includes tents with lighting, table rentals, a dance floor, and a restroom trailer (among other amenities). What makes Castle Farm one of the best venues in Maryland is its flexibility. While an in-house planner is available, Castle Farm gives couples the freedom to bring their favorite vendors with no limitations — which means it’s the perfect way to choose a great caterer in Maryland that fits your budget.
If you’re looking for the ultimate barn wedding venue in Maryland that is the perfect choice all year round, Rosewood Farms could be the perfect venue for you. This 44-acre property if yours for the day, including full access to the Rustic Barn, the Rose Barn, the Suite, the Lounge, and a number of outdoor spaces. From exchanging vows by the pond to cocktail hour in the courtyard, Rosewood Farms has beautiful spaces at every corner. All buildings are fully climate controlled, allowing you to keep guests comfortable all year round. The rental includes on-site parking and table & chair rental for up to 200 guests, making it a great venue for celebrations of all sizes.
Located in Wilmington, Delaware, Hagley Museum & Library is the perfect venue for a balance of contemporary and rustic barn-like spaces. Located on 235-acres, Hagley Museum & Library can accommodate up to 150 guests in their Soda House: a renovated barn-like space sure to wow your guests. The grounds are full of stunning gardens and large trees that make for the perfect, private backdrop for your photos or ceremony. As an added touch, all guests receive complimentary Hagley Museum tickets, allowing them to explore the history of your venue on top of enjoying a stunning wedding celebration.
Capable of accommodating up to 3,000 people, Figure 8 Barn is the perfect choice for large weddings and events. Just one of the stunning venues located in the beautifully-manicured Bellevue State Park, Figure 8 Barn is the perfect location for your rustic glam wedding. If you’re worried that a venue this size could overwhelm your smaller wedding, Figure 8 Farm can be sectioned off to smaller rooms for a more intimate feel. With the venue you’ll have access to a dance area and full kitchen facilities as well as a large parking lot, making it a great choice for barn weddings in Delaware.
If you’re looking for a venue that puts your wedding experience first, you’ve got to check out the Covered Bridge Inn. Located in Lewes, Delaware, The Covered Bridge Inn is easily accessible for loved ones in both Delaware and New Jersey thanks to the Cape May Lewes Ferry. Rentals at the Covered Bridge Inn include three days — Thursday night through Sunday — so that you can have a fun, restful wedding weekend all in one place that ends in a Sunday morning brunch. On the property you’ll find a 4,000 square foot barn, outdoor firepit, lush pastures, ponds, and so much more, making it the perfect place for spreading out and celebrating with up to 250 guests.
Ready to host the barn wedding of your dreams? Get in touch with the Smokehouse Grill today to get started with planning the ultimate menu for your event.