Whether you're planning an elopement or a traditional wedding, there's something for everyone who wants that rustic flare in this wild and wonderful region of West Michigan.

West Michigan is a great place to get married - We have venues with both indoor and outdoor options, so you can choose what best suits your tastes. From historic barns to elegant gardens, we've got something for everyone who wants that rustically-romantic-farm-flare-feel! (Now try to say that 5x fast)

Here are some of our favorite West Michigan wedding venues with indoor and outdoor options. Read on for more information, then start planning your perfect day!

Heritage Wedding Barns

📍Shelby, Michigan

Located just minutes from Little Point Sable Lighthouse, Silver Lake Sand Dunes, and the sandy shores of Lake Michigan. Their beautiful country setting features two historic timber frame barns that were meticulously constructed to create your perfect wedding venue.

The Legacy Barn encompasses graceful views of over 27 acres, plenty of room for your wedding and reception. Making this a premier wedding venue with modern features amidst the vintage charm of these timber frame barns.

Double JJ

Rothbury, Michigan

With over 20 ceremony sites to choose from, 2,000 private acres, lakes, meadows, woods, gardens, golf courses, rustic barns, horses, exquisite culinary and service staff, dedicated wedding planners, customized details, luxury lodging, cabins, suites, log homes – and breathtaking scenery all four seasons of the year – there is more than one reason the Double JJ Resort a top destination wedding location.

Rooster Ridge Vineyards

📍New Era, Michigan

Dance under the stars. Celebrate your special day with the ones you love in their idyllic setting.

Briar Barns

📍Sparta, Michigan

A unique event space that blends yesteryear and modern day. Let the one of a kind property of Briar Barns transform your special day into a one of a kind experience for you and your guests. Built in the 1870’s the history of this property is felt the moment you pull into the driveway. From the white wrap around porch of the farmhouse to the distressed metal roof of the barn, this property is full of uniqueness you won’t find anywhere else.

Barn 1888

📍Hopkins, Michigan

Barn 1888 offers a stunning rustic, yet elegant venue to exchange wedding vows. 20 picturesque acres for your ceremony and reception on a historic farm. The barn, originally built in 1888 still maintains the exposed wood beams, weathered plank walls, and a soaring vaulted ceiling displaying the gambrel roof.

Trillium Creek Rustic Barn Venue

📍Ludington, Michigan

Western Michigan Premiere Wedding Venue. A beautiful craftsman style house and rustic barn for the perfect farm wedding.

Post Family Farm

📍Hudsonville, Michigan

Authentic farm setting, friendly, professional service, and great attention to detail set them apart. They offer beautiful outdoor Waterfall Site with adjacent Pavilion, and historic 1915 Barn. They work closely with you to create your “dream-come-true” event. A wedding at Post Family Farm is an event that will be discussed by friends and family for years.

The Little Red Barn of Nunica

📍Nunica, Michigan

The Little Red Barn of Nunica LLC, built in the 1920s, is an authentic vintage barn with original wooden floors and weathered barn-wood walls. Cathedral-height ceilings with heavy timber beams add drama and romance to this rustic piece of architecture! It is the perfect, magical venue for weddings and receptions for up to 200 guests.

Old Stonegate Farms

📍Nunica, Michigan

Are you looking for a one of a kind venue to host your wedding? Old Stonegate Farms has character that you can't replicate. Dating back to 1867, Old Stonegate Farms features a barn with chandeliers hanging from hand hued beams and indoor bathrooms. The original brick farmhouse has been restored to include a salon, bridal suite, groomsmen room, etc. Beautiful landscaping throughout the grounds along with pond, patio, fire pit, etc.

Rustic Rouge

📍Coopersville, Michigan

Idyllic and picturesque, Rustic Rouge is nestled in the beautiful farming district of Wright Township. (15min from Grand Rapids). Close to the city, yet a world away. Located on a quaint dirt road, off the beaten path creates a longing for yesteryear amidst the setting of an historic homestead. The property provides several ceremony and reception options including the barn, the large covered deck overlooking acres of pastoral fields and orchards, or on the lawn amidst an open field.

Frugthaven Farm


They've kept the charm of their 100 year old orchard barns but added the best of modern amenities, including air conditioning, bridal suites and a sailcloth tent.

They've created a space that celebrates tradition and inspires new memories. They value sharing a good beverage with even better conversation, simple walks, meaningful moments and curated experiences.

Whippoorwill Farm

📍Sparta, Michigan

Family owned farm. Sharing their beautiful plot of land with several adorable barns surrounded by pasture, open fields and orchards.

The Old Wooden Barn

📍Hudsonville, Michigan

The Old Wooden Barn is a century old, hand-built barn that has been a seasonal wedding and event venue for 8 years. It is nestled in the small farm town of Hudsonville, MI. The interior of the barn features the original hardwood floors, wood beams and rustic decor. The chandelier is a stunning focal point that only adds to the charm of this beautiful venue!

The Barn at Monterey Valley

📍Allegan, Michigan

The Barn at Monterey Valley is nestled between the beautiful rolling hills of Monterey Township on 80 private acres. Formally a fruit farm the property has been in the Dendel family for over 150 years. Just a few minutes west of US 131 (Hopkins/Bradley Exit 61, near Gun Lake Casino), the property is conveniently located between Grand Rapids and Kalamazoo, Michigan. This Tranquil location, full of nature and beautiful landscaping provides the perfect backdrop for memories to be made.

The Gathering

📍Allegan, Michigan

1850 Wedding Barn Venue w/Chapel & Farmhouse

The Centennial Barn

📍Wayland, Michigan

A beautiful rustic venue with a gorgeously restored barn nearly a century old. The Centennial Barn boasts an 1,800 SF upper level with soaring ceilings, and a beautiful adjoining 850 SF lighted patio. Venue offers a picturesque wooded setting for your ceremony. We offer packages that will help you outfit your entire event without even leaving the property.

Treetop Meadows

📍Ludington, Michigan

Comfortably accommodating extra large groups, all in one space-indoors. Plumbed handicap accessible restrooms. Prep room for caterers convenience. Bride & Groom rooms for comfort, prep and personal space of bridal party. Inside they're white and bright to accommodate whatever color scheme and theme your event desires. Touches of shiny industrial glam throughout. Behind the barn enjoy acres of rolling grasslands surrounded by hundreds of mature trees to encase your event.

The Scheltema Barn

📍Caledonia, Michigan

This beautiful historical barn was built in 1837, it has many unique features and old world charm.

The Ridge View Barn

📍Kent City, Michigan

Looking for a barn wedding and reception? They have 2 barns, one for your ceremony, one for your reception.

Hydrangea Blu

📍Rockford, Michigan

Your dream wedding is the beginning of a lifetime of love. Celebrate your special day with family and friends enjoying a spacious, private farm setting, vintage blu barn, and highly stylized decor everyone will love. Personal event coordination will take away your worries. Truly a romantic start of your new life together.

Cherry Blossom Barn

📍Alto, Michigan

West Michigans premier barn wedding and event venue. Country elegance with an authentic 1910 gambrel barn, surrounded by fields of corn and hay.

The Red Shed & Byre 53

📍Hudsonville, Michigan

Two unique barn wedding and event venues nestled in rural Hudsonville, Michigan - located on historic Lubbers' Dairy Farm

Garden View Barn

📍Byron Center, Michigan

This property offers gorgeous gardens on the grounds that make for a stunning ceremony site and offer breathtaking photo backdrops. The wrought iron gazebo serves as a focal point of your ceremony. The restored 1909 barn boasts a lower level Bridal Suite with own private restroom and offers a Groom's Room near by. Main floor of the barn has two handicap accessible restrooms, bar area, dance floor area and four large sliding doors on the front. Off the back 12 x 30 covered deck overlooking a pasture.

Wood Loft Barn

📍Dorr, Michigan

Built in 1890, the barn has been beautifully restored to host up to 150 guests for your special event. The barn features a loft with a grand staircase. Get married outdoors in our flower garden, overflowing with beautiful seasonal flowers and just steps away from the barn. In-between the barn and the flower garden is a large, open grassy space with access to the pole barn for outdoor receptions or cocktail hours.

Iris Hills

📍Ludington, Michigan

Unique Ranch setting only two miles from downtown Ludington. Gorgeous scenic view of beautiful rolling hills, horses and country setting. Ideal for formal and casual events. Facility can handle any size party. Perfect location for beach, White Pine Village, or on grounds wedding receptions.

Lewis Farm, Zoo & Orchard Weddings

📍New Era, Michigan

Shagway Arts Barn

📍Ludington, Michigan

Rustic wedding & event venue on 40 acres of meadows & woods. The 1910 barn was remodeled in 2014 and features a new deck, loft and balcony.

Heritage Barn Co.

📍New Era, Michigan


Heritage Barn Co. provides a rustic old-style barn with views of rolling hills, an open floor plan, exposed wood beams, and original barn wood flooring. Specializing in DIY weddings we help you create a wedding that you and your guests will talk about for years. Only minutes from Lake Michigan makes it ideal for perfect photos and easy for your guests to find. It is a place where families gather, friendships are nurtured, and everlasting memories are made.

The Cobblestone Farm

📍Kingsley, Michigan

The farm resides on 10 picturesque acres that includes a charming turn of the century farmhouse, a one of a kind barn, with a beautifully corralled outdoor wedding area to create your up north memories of a lifetime.

If you are looking for a barn and/or farm wedding venue in West Michigan, I hope this blog post gave you some ideas. Keep in mind that most of these venues can booked up quickly, so don't wait too long to make a decision. And if you need a photographer and videographer for your big day, please contact me! I would love to capture your special moment at one of these beautiful locations. Thanks for reading!

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