Hey, have you ever considered having a barn wedding? If you’re in Windham County CT, you’re in luck because there are some seriously amazing barn wedding venues in the area.
First of all, barns are just cool. They have that rustic charm that feels so warm and inviting. Plus, you can decorate them however you want to fit your personal style ( for the most part ). Whether you’re going for a chic and modern vibe or a more traditional and romantic look, a barn venue can totally work for you.
So if you’re looking for a unique and beautiful venue for your big day, definitely consider a barn wedding in Windham County CT. Trust me, you won’t be disappointed. Here are the best Barn & Farm bedding venues in Windham County CT.
Barn wedding venues are often rustic and charming, and they can provide a unique and memorable setting for a wedding. They may be located on a farm or in a rural area and may include rustic touches such as twinkling lights, mason jars, and wildflowers. Some barn wedding venues may also offer additional amenities such as catering services, event planning assistance, and accommodations for overnight guests.
Located in Canterbury, CT is Wright’s Mill Farm. This farm offers a rustic colonial style with picturesque grounds. Their indoor Barn is a sizeable post-and-beam area with an outdoor covered deck, while the seasonal outdoor pavilion is an ample open space featuring a dance floor, fire pit, horseshoes, and more! You will also find numerous photo opportunities throughout the property, including a silo, waterfalls, and covered bridges.
The Stonehurst at Hampton Valley is a unique rustic barn & farm wedding venue in Connecticut as it offers two distinct sites for events. One being a mansion and the other a gorgeous barn. Both provide abundant parking, dedicated ceremony areas, bridal & groom suites, & MORE! Stonehurst occupies over 90 acres of beautiful land with killer views and absurdly glorious landscaping.
The Mansion is a log cabin with room for up to 300 guests and offers a gorgeous entryway, stone fireplaces, post and beam aesthetics, and wrought iron doors. In addition, it has a dedicated ceremony area along Little River where you can hear the peaceful sounds of the river. The Barn is slathered with elegance with room to host up to 120 of your guests and has a cocktail room, outdoor fire pit, and forest ceremony site nestled on 360 degrees of wooded goodness.
Tucked away in the quiet village of Oneco, CT is Angel & Anchor Farm. This Connecticut wedding venue offers 5 peaceful acres of beautiful and mature gardens, a grand historic Victorian home and Barn, an orchard, and expansive green lawns for your ceremony and reception. They aim to work closely with you and your vendors to curate a timeless look and memorable experience for you and your honored guests. So whatever you envision for your special day, they can make it a reality. From rustic charm to sophisticated elegance, intimate to grand, they provide the perfect backdrop to your rustic barn wedding.
The Barn at Allen Hill Farm is located in Brooklyn, Connecticut, and has that New England post and beam charm you are looking for. Sitting on 350 acres alongside the Quinebaug River, this unique rustic Barn is now in its sixth generation. The venue has many details, including “The Big Rock,” amazing outdoor views that host one of the best sunsets, an outdoor fire pit surrounded by wooden benches, and of course, the rustic Barn, which in case of inclement weather, can also host your ceremony.
Located in Pomfret, Connecticut, Tyrone Farm is an excellent wedding venue. The farm has 170 acres and boasts beautiful views, gardens, lawns, and hills, forming the perfect rustic barn wedding vibes for your day. The two granite pergolas and Barn provide a space to host your ceremony, while the rustic chestnut carn and bluestone terrace offer a reception space for 135 guests. Don’t worry about another wedding behind or in front of you, as one wedding per weekend is allowed. Tyrone Farm also provides a wedding suite, event planning, outside vendors, setup and cleanup, wireless internet, lighting, and sound.
Best described as rustic elegance meets countryside charm, Pinecroft Estate is a rustic wedding venue located in Thompson, CT. Offering a rustic yet elegant setting perfect for your special day. Built in 1815, Pinecroft Estate sits on 9 private acres, nestled between the French River and the West Thompson Lake, which is a hell of a view next to the ceremony location. The post-and-beam Barn was built in 1822 and includes candle chandeliers, soft lighting, and warm hickory, with its floor-to-ceiling barn doors sliding open on both sides to a natural backdrop. It is one of the finest properties in Thompson and serves as one of the few reminders of the old Village of West Thompson. With breathtaking views and natural backdrops, you will fall in love with this property.
Coming soon in 2023! Evergreen Farms is located in Dayville, CT. It’s currently being built and plans to be open Fall of 2023. Surrounded by lush woodlands and evergreens, their wedding and event venue offers a rustic backdrop for various occasions. Located ~1 mile from I-395, Evergreen Farms will serve couples, families, private businesses, government departments, schools, and religious organizations of up to 125 guests. They are running a pre-booking promotion for 25% off right now. Although it’s still being built, this location is up-and-coming and has tons of potential. You can follow all their progress that they frequently post on their website.
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Barn wedding venues are unique because they offer a rustic, country charm that differs from more formal, traditional wedding venues. They often have a historical and natural feel, with high ceilings, exposed beams, and plenty of natural light. They may also be located in scenic, rural areas, providing a peaceful and serene setting for a wedding. Additionally, barns are often spacious and can accommodate a wide range of wedding styles and sizes, with room for indoor and outdoor ceremonies an
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