These Kentucky and Indiana wedding venues all have something special to make your wedding unforgettable!
Congrats on your engagement! The first big decision you will need to make (after you find your soulmate) is which location will be best to bring your wedding day dreams to life. The venue you select will set the mood for the entire celebration.
Practically, the wedding venue you select should be able to flow seamlessly between the ceremony and reception. Aesthetically, the atmosphere should be accommodating for your guests so that they can relax and have a good time. Visually, you will want something appealing that attracts your attention so that the very best moment of your life is surrounded by beauty.
My Old Kentucky Home is located in Bardstown, Kentucky. It is a short drive from Louisville or Lexington. They have a covered rotunda that will fit even the largest guest list so you can plan your outdoor ceremony without worrying about the weather. There is also an indoor space where your guests can eat and relax in comfort before moving outdoors to the open patio for music and dancing.
For your photos the state park offers a beautiful rose garden and of course the iconic Federal Hill home as scenery.
Buffalo Trace Distillery is located in Frankfort, Kentucky. At this venue you can mix the heritage of Kentucky Bourbon and the beauty of extensive grounds and picturesque creek. There is outdoor and indoor availability. You can also offer a tour of the distillery to your guests
For your photos this distillery has numerous options. There are stone paths, flower beds, bridges, and of course rickhouses full of bourbon to add a KY twist to your images.
The Event Barn at Evan’s Orchard is located in Georgetown, Kentucky. Nestled behind a 175 acre farm the Event Barn has loads of southern charm. There are even pews for your guests to sit in at the outdoor ceremony location. The barn has been renovated and has all the modern touches you need to get ready before the ceremony and then enjoy your evening with friends and family.
You will definitely want to showcase the sweeping views of the farm in your photos or maybe get lost in the apple orchard for some sweet photos together.
Hidden behind a drive directly off Lexington Rd in Louisville, Kentucky is Whitehall House and Gardens. This venue is for the romantic couple looking for an elegant outdoor garden event or an intimate indoor celebration. Everything about this venue inspires grandeur, grace, and an old-world style.
The lawn is meticulously maintained and the gardens are impressive in every season. Making this venue perfect for wedding photography that will make an impression.
Located nearby in Jeffersonville, Indiana, Lakeside Reflections offers formal and rustic packages with a view. There are multiple rooms that can accommodate any size event. Their packages also include catering and DJ services making this an all-inclusive venue choice.
Highlights for photography at this venue include a lakeside view, a large gazebo, and a Cinderella carriage. I personally like the rock formations and the mature trees in the background.
WHAT TO DO NEXT:
• Contact your favorite wedding venues and ask about availability.
• Make a list of reasons why you like each wedding venue.
• Start a list of other essential vendors.
• Follow these tips for narrowing down your photographer search.