Best Minnesota Wedding Venues 2024

Best Minnesota Wedding Venues 2024

 Welcome to your spot of not-sponsored lists of the new Minnesota wedding venues 🙂 If you just started wedding planning venture, this guide will be a great start!


The Whim- NE Minneapolis

New Minnesota Wedding Venues 2024

Equestria West

Chaska, Minnesota

3913 Bavaria Rd, Chaska, MN 55318 
I just love when venues get a little sister! Bavaria Downs‘s little sister is Equestria West.  This enchanting venue combines  equestrian inspiration and picturesque settings all arounds. With a charming, bright and modern ambience,  Equestria West is sure to be a favorite for years!  ! With a touch of whimsy and plenty of elegance, Equestria West has plenty of settings indoor and outdoor for gatherings. For a ceremony space they offer a big ballroom and the most charming courtyard . If you haven’t been to the Edward Anne State, is a wonderful  backdrop of Minnesota’s natural beauty ! It truly sets the vibe for an unforgettable experience. Plus, with both indoor and outdoor spaces, you can customize your event to match your style and vision.
Best minnesota wedding venue Equestria West


Ivy Black

Saginaw, MN (North Shore) 

6910 MN-194, Saginaw, MN 55779

Ivy black is the coolest black modern barn you will ever see in Minnesota.  With its classic architecture and lush green surroundings, this venue is like stepping into a fairytale in the North woods of Minnesota! From the charming outdoor garden, perfect for exchanging vows outside, to the sophisticated indoor space, designed to host your reception with style  – every detail at Ivy Black is carefully curated and thought of.  Ivy Black is perfect for those dreaming of an intimate celebration filled with love and surrounded by nature’s beauty.




Minneapolis, MN

817 S 5th Ave #300, Minneapolis, MN 55404

Mosaic  is the coolest venue in Minnesota! With its sleek and modern design, Mosaic offers the perfect setting for a stylish and unforgettable wedding celebration. The venue’s has many versatile spaces including a chic ceremony area and a gorgeous reception hall. You and your guests will be wowed by the contemporary elegance and friendly ambiance, making your wedding day a truly magical and memorable experience. 

Mosaic Venue- Photo by Jessica Knighton

1893 At the Historic Grain Belt

NorthEast Minneapolis, MN

1215 Marshall St NE, Minneapolis, MN 55413

Let’s talk about The1893 at the Historic Grain Belt !  This venue is the definition of cool and historic all rolled into one awesome combo. Vintage vibes, laid-back charm, and a touch of rustic goodness – that’s what you get when you step into The 1893 venue. One of the most unique wedding venues you can find around! Located in the heart of the adored Northeast Minneapolis neighborhood, this place has got history written all over the walls. The  freshly transformed industrial style of exposed brick walls and amazing architecture will be a great setting for any celebration! 


The Lowlands

St Paul , Minnesota

 160 Wabasha St S, St Paul, MN 55107 

Everyone’s latest favorite is the Lowlands! By the creators of Paikka, comes this great space in St Paul . The space has a very distinctive West Coast vibe with textured walls, exposed wood ceilings, and cement floors.   The natural light abundant venue also features a custom stained-glass window and a curved grand staircase making for a great ambience and photo opportunities. With a capacity to accommodate 250 seated and 400 standing guests, the venue also has a beautiful outdoor terrace with views of the downtown St. Paul buildings! 

Lowlands was created with creativity in mind, as shown in the lower levels and their gorgeous plant paradise and lounge.   It is definitely a venue worth checking out !

Lowlands Venue- Photo by Laura Alpizar Photography


Nisswa, MN
24621 S Clark Lake Rd, Nisswa, MN 56468

Catalyst is a venue inside the Nature link luxury resort in Nisswa MN.  This modern and inviting venue was made real by the same creators of Pinewood .   With a modern and edgy vibe, this venue is all about the outdoors,  the style and the memories. At the moment is one of Minnesota’s most outdoorsy and picturesque venues!   The venue’s amazing design allows couples to exchange vows under the open sky, framed by the beauty of towering trees.


The Aisling

Hudson, WI

295 Lindsay Rd, Hudson, WI 54016

 The Aisling in Troy Burne Golf Course is just hidden gem nestled in the picturesque landscape of Minnesconsin! Is technically in Wisconsin but just minutes from Minnesota so we will make it count. This charming venue was well thought with lasting pictures in mind.  This venue offers a delightful blend of rustic elegance and modern charm, including all the must haves for capturing the best moments: a great suite, white and bright natural filled spaces !  Wether is using the outdoor space or the expansive Reception Hall, you can bring your 300 guests to this party i! 


Reeds and Rushes

Howard Lake, MN

800 5th Ave, Howard Lake, MN 55349

This brand new venue called “Reeds and Rushes”  is like a dream come true for nature lovers that also want bright and accommodating indoor spaces .  With a capacity to accommodate up to 250 guests (400 standing ) the venue has the flexibility to host your ceremony amidst the breathtaking scenery of Mallard Pass Lake at or celebrate indoors with the rustic charm and cozy ambiance.  

Favorite and Popular Wedding Venues in Minnesota

The Whim

Northeast Minneapolis

655 19th Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55418

The Whim is a modern industrial amazing venue in Northeast Minneapolis created by the Jenna , former Event planner of Whim and Blush, and her husband. If you’re looking for a quaint and inviting venue that is also incredibly bright and versatile this would be the perfect venue for you.  Picture warm string lights, a white canvas to decorate as you please, and an elegant yet cozy atmosphere that feels like a big group hug. Their getting ready space is a work of art by itself and the   skylights all over  allow for even more lights in their 14-foot ceilings (as photographers we love this!) ! The indoor ceremony space is spacious and full of light thanks to the floor to ceiling windows. This spectacular venue can host up to 300 of your favorite people!   

Hutton House Wedding Venue Photos

Hutton House

Plymouth, MN

10715 S Shore Dr, Medicine Lake, MN 55441

The Hutton House in Plymouth, MN is everyone’s favorite and hippest venue!  With its modern elegance and friendly ambiance, Hutton House is the perfect spot due to sleek and stylish architecture,  chic furnishings, and a warm and inviting atmosphere, specially around that fireplace.

Having a Hutton House wedding is giving you a one-of-a-kind experience for your guests!  

Bavaria Downs Ceremony space outdoors in the fall

Bavaria Downs 

Chaska, MN

3919 Bavaria Rd, Chaska, MN 55318

The Edward Anne Estate is a historic property that is part of the Bavaria Downs complex .. This stunning event venue is a perfect blend of old-world charm and modern luxury! The estate includes amazing architecture and intricate details, including a grand staircase, amazing woodwork, and soaring ceilings. The main reception area is the Grand Ballroom can also work as an indoor ceremony space and can  accommodate up to 250 guests and features large windows that flood the space with natural light.

The Bavaria Downs Wedding venue is an award winning venue and a popular favorite among nature lovers, who like to mix nature with soft spoken elegance. The beautiful nature shows in the the lovely garden and expansive lawns. The venue also includes a gorgeous bridal suite and several guest rooms !

Urban Daisy

Minneapolis, MN

1621 E Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55414

When I think of something hip I think of Urban Daisy! This Northeast modern venue has been a hit among the industry and the guests since its opening. With its urban-chic design and stylish decor, this venue works as a blank and elegant backdrop for any event.  The venue’s flexible event spaces can accommodate up to 270 guests and has delightful large windows and 17 foot ceilings, making it suitable for big installations and bright and colorful events !  


Cannon Falls, MN

26155 Nicolai Ave, Cannon Falls, MN 55009

Woodhaven at Gopher Hills Golf course is both an enchanting and picturesque wedding venue so of course is a big one in this list!   Surrounded by nature this space offers a serene and intimate setting for couples, full of  lush gardens, majestic trees, and charming architecture. Making us think of enchanted forests    Woodhaven provides a captivating backdrop that is charming, bright and elegant! The outdoor areas offer the opportunity for other romantic outdoor ceremonies and breathtaking photo ops!   

Ivory North

Mora, MN

2065 Olympic St, Mora, MN 55051

Who likes white barns? We like white barns!! Ivory North is a dream!  Located amidst the picturesque beauty of the Minnesota landscape, this is the perfect venue where  modern elegance meets a laid-back nature filled vibe, creating the perfect setting ! They trendy decor and cozy ambiance, Ivory North looks like a modern day fairy tale. 


 Cambridge, MN

33262 Palm St NW, Cambridge, MN 55008

Picture this: a forest of pine trees surrounding your ceremony in Minnesota. The Pinewood  venue is like a warm hug from the moment you step in, yet is also a jaw-dropping space that is filled with elegance and details.  With its wooden beams, twinkling lights, and all those rustic details, you’ll feel like you’re in a fairytale.  The indoor spaces are just as dreamy!  


Glass House 

Minneapolis , MN

145 Holden St N, Minneapolis, MN 55405

If you’re all about that modern, chic, and effortlessly elegant vibe for your big day, the Glass House is the perfect setting Get ready for a wedding that’s as unique and fabulous!  From the epic bright ample space to the their signature cocktails, it’s a venue to fall in love with. The outdoor space it’s a dreamy courtyard with twinkling lights and cozy seating areas – the perfect spot for cocktail hour or even have your ceremony out in the open (in the middle of the city!) 

Blacksmith Main 

210 Blacksmith Cir, Brainerd, MN 56401

Blacksmith Main   in Northern Pacific Event Center Now is one of those venues that is worth the trip! The venue it’s seriously stunning! With its modern industrial vibe, exposed brick walls, and stylish details, is absolutely full of character.

Machine Shop

Minneapolis, MN 

300 2nd St. SE Minneapolis, MN 55414

Step into the Machine Shop, and you’ll be blown away by its cool industrial vibes mixed with warm and welcoming energy. It’s like the perfect fusion of urban chic and cozy comfort – a total win!


St Paul, MN

550 Vandalia St #165, St Paul, MN 55114

The venue itself is a wonderful choice. With its mix of industrial-chic and boho charm, it’s got that perfect balance of style and coziness. You’ll fall in love with its unique character and the endless possibilities it offers for your big day.

But the best part? The outdoor courtyard is a dreamy oasis! Picture saying your “I do’s” under the open sky, surrounded by twinkling lights and lush greenery. It’s pure magic, I tell you!

Paikka in St Paul

From elegant mansions to the enchanting  vibes of nature and (a dash of chic) Minnesota has a variety of wedding venues to choose from! The options are as diverse as the couples who seek them. Each venue we’ve explored, from the magical Equestria West to the chic and contemporary Hutton House, offers its own distinct charm and allure.  

As you embark on this thrilling journey towards your incredible day, take the time to explore and choose which space matches your personalities and dreams!  Your love story will unfold in the most unforgettable way.  Here’s to a lifetime of happiness and cherished memories as you say “I do” in the Land of 10,000 Lakes! . Skol! 

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