The Top Ranch and Barn Wedding Venues in Houston
by Sara Haugland November 27
Looking for a venue with the perfect rustic, southern charm vibe? We’ve gathered up eight Houston-area wedding venues with a barnlike style, guaranteed to satisfy your rustic wedding dreams. Sliding barn doors, an open-air chapel, floor-to-ceiling windows, natural wood details and on-site lodging are just a few of the unique details you’ll find below, along with an abundance more! You’ll love the refined, rustic charm aesthetic of these venues. Scroll to read about each of these ranch and barn wedding venues in Houston. Cheers!
Barn Wedding Venues in Houston
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Weddings at Windy Knoll
Weddings at Windy Knoll is the sweetest barn-inspired venue located on a piece of land with rolling hills and beautiful panoramic views. Surrounded by whimsical scenery, this wooden-extiored, rustic barn has subtle magical touches and tons of romance to bring a little southern charm to your wedding day. Whether you’re wanting a day full of color, a modern affair, or going classically elegant, Weddings at Windy Knoll suites it all in the most charming, unique way!
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Photo // Nikki Newsome Photography
The Milestone – Big Sky Barn
The Big Sky Barn brings the true Texas-chic experience, delivering big on reclaimed wood, towering windows and crystal caged chandeliers. This upscale barn venue displaying hand-carved pews and steel frame windows perfectly combines the traditional barn ambiance with a welcoming polished feel. The Big Sky Barn is the perfect venue for the couple wanting a sophisticated, elegant day with a rustic and charming feel – it almost seems to good to be true!
Fall in love with this venue by exploring this rustic contemporary wedding styled with classic navy details.
Photo // The Bledsoes Photography
Modern rustic at its finest is the perfect description for Willowynn Barn! Statement rustic features of wood accents, bright white shiplap walls and a classic barnlike exterior combine with cool concrete floors and industrial black metallic accents, bringing in modern touches to make this venue truly a perfect combination of the two. With a gorgeous backdrop of willow trees, it’s no wonder how this charming venue got its name, or why it’s the perfect venue for a modern rustic day!
Wanting to see more from this venue before committing? This bohemian, black and white wedding at Willowynn Barn should do the trick!
Photo // J.W.Baugh
Forever 5 Events
Nestled on 16 acres of lush greenery and captivating views, Forever 5 Events is the perfect venue for an intimate, bespoke wedding! Traditional-meets-modern style in this rustic, barnlike exterior venue. Indoors boasts a natural, organic feel with tons of windows bringing in natural light and providing unmatched views of their cascading ponds, truly bringing the outdoor feel to the indoors. All of the beautiful elements at Forever 5 Events combine into the barnlike, rustic wedding venue of our dreams!
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The Weinberg at Wixon Valley
Providing a spacious venue full of rustic charm and sophisticated architecture, The Weinberg at Wixon Valley creates an elegant atmosphere with a unique ranch feel. With the development that originated due to filling the need for larger event spaces in the Houston area, the elegant ranch wedding venue came to light treating everyone in the area. From the show-stopping chandeliers to the double-decker, wood-adorned reception area, it’s hard to not consider The Weinberg at Wixon Valley for your special day.
This venue was so loved by our followers that they voted for an inspiration that took place there to be the cover of our SS21 issue! Fall in love with the venue and this colorful garden wedding ceremony at The Weinberg at Wixon Valley here.
Photo // Josh and Dana Fernandez
There’s just something so special about The Meekermark, an authentic 200-year-old barn with a modern, vintage style in Magnolia, Texas. Say your vows in their breathtaking open-air chapel, featuring vaulted wooden beams and floating windows, followed by a reception in their open modern-vintage reclaimed barn. Full of character and guaranteed to be the picture-perfect venue, The Meekermark is a true one-of-a-kind venue in all aspects!
Check out this Marie Kondo-inspired eclectic wedding for a closer look at this farm wedding venue in Houston.
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Majestic Oaks Wedding and Event Venue
Refined barn style with a charming cantina feel – that’s Majestic Oaks Wedding and Event Venue for you! Not only is the beautiful ballroom and lakeside site ceremony space full of sweet sentiments, but Majestic Oaks also offers onsite wedding coordinators and an all-inclusive package, turning any wedding day into an easy all-out wedding weekend experience. With each and every element full of love, charm and overflowing character, Majestic Oaks is the ideal location for the chic barn wedding of your dreams!
Want to see if you can picture your wedding day in this space, indulge in this elegant wedding with a unique southern flare at Majestic Oaks Wedding and Event Venue.
Photo // Emily Figurelli Photography
The Homestead is bold, unique and stylish, comprising of Texas’s first all-black exterior, barn wedding venue! Their lush, open outdoor space is perfectly complemented by an oh-so-chic and luxury interior, perfect for any edgy bride who doesn’t want her wedding to look like the rest. Truly unique at every turn, The Homestead is the ultimate venue for an undoubtedly one-of-a-kind Houston wedding with a barnlike feel!
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With 18 years of experience in the industry, Briscoe Manor is an exquisite chapel with a refine ballroom that has just a hint of a ranch aesthetic to add an elevated southern charm feel to your special day. This is a great option if you are not looking to have a rustic style wedding but are wanting to acknowledge your southern roots.
Take a peek at Keely and Andrew’s classic wedding day at Briscoe Manor for more shots of this gorgeous venue.
The beautiful combination of vintage charm and contemporary ambiance comes to life at Haras Hacienda. Located just 40 minutes outside of downtown Houston, this unique take on a ranch wedding venue offers beautiful outdoor spaces like The Main Plaza and elegantly decorated indoor options like The Grand Salon. Take your pick with this venue and all they have to choose from!
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Emery’s Buffalo Creek
Golden hour has never looked SO good! At Emery’s Buffalo Creek, your wedding will have a naturally cozy feel with breathtaking views to serve as you and your partner’s backdrop when you say “I do.” If you are looking for a venue that can do both, it is this one. A winery and ranch in one, what more can you ask for?
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For even more wedding venues in Houston, explore our wedding venue directory or any of these fantastic articles showcasing other Houston event spaces.