12 Unforgettable Barn Wedding Venues in Kentucky

Plan your Bluegrass State wedding at one of these charming barn wedding venues.
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Updated May 21, 2024

If you want your wedding day to feel effortlessly romantic and rustic, consider barn wedding venues in Kentucky. A barn might not be the first thing that comes to mind when you start wedding planning, but it's an ideal destination for couples inspired by nature or country themes. Whether you're aiming for a giant celebration or an intimate gathering, a barn can be easily adapted to fit your vision.

When choosing barn wedding venues in KY, think about incorporating suspended candles, lush floral installations and other wedding decorations you want on your special day. Kentucky's beautiful landscapes provide a perfect backdrop for these elements, making your wedding both unique and unforgettable. So, grab your venue booking checklist and explore our favorite barn wedding settings to get a headstart on planning your Kentucky wedding.

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The Barn at Cedar Grove in Greensburg, Kentucky

The Barn at Cedar Grove in Greensburg offers a stunning barn venue with multiple ceremony locations, including an indoor barn and scenic woodland areas. The venue provides various amenities including farmhouse tables, chairs, a prep kitchen and decor. Couples can also prepare for their ceremony in the get-ready cabins. This venue has accessible restrooms, an outdoor patio bar, yard games and a complimentary golf cart shuttle service for guests who might have trouble navigating the grounds by foot.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 250

The Polo Barn at Saxony Farm in Lexington, Kentucky

When it comes to barn wedding venues Lexington, KY couples will love, Saxony Farm offers a versatile space. The Large Polo Barn, with its tall vaulted ceilings and original horse stalls, is ideal for weddings with up to 400 guests. For a more intimate and historic feel, the Small Polo Barn features a hand-hewn 30-foot-long bur oak table and natural light, with seating for up to 40 guests. The outdoor ceremony area, surrounded by trees and rolling hills, offers a pretty backdrop for your vows, while The Cottage provides a cozy and elegant space for the wedding party to prepare.

  • Guest Capacity: 40-400

The Vintage Barn at Merefield in Midway, Kentucky

Couples looking for an old-school barn wedding venue in Kentucky should look no further than The Vintage Barn at Merefield. This refurbished barn, located on a 365-acre horse farm in the heart of Horse Country, features chandeliers and Edison string bulb lighting that create a warm, inviting glow. Inside, the barn is set with farmhouse tables, round tables and an option for antique mismatched chairs, providing plenty of seating options. There is also a get-ready cottage at this venue, which includes two bathrooms and two suites.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 250

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The Barn at Mills Farm in London, Kentucky

The Barn at Mills Farm spans more than 700 acres and accommodates up to 290 guests. It has four ceremony sites, a 10,000-square-foot climate-controlled barn and additional outdoor ceremony space. The on-site get-ready quarters provide plenty of space for the wedding party to prepare, with amenities like a salon chair, vanity stations, a full kitchen and bedrooms for overnight stays. This venue can also provide tables, chairs, linens, custom lighting and a covered patio, making your Kentucky wedding planning load a little lighter.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 290

The Prickel Barn in Verona, Kentucky

The Prickel Barn, located in the heart of Boone County, offers a gorgeous wedding venue on a 200-acre farm. As the largest open-area venue in the tri-state area, it combines shabby-chic charm with extraordinary elegance. The barn features updated amenities such as HVAC and Wi-Fi, and its interior, with an old cross centerpiece, provides a church-like ambiance. Couples will appreciate the luxurious dressing suites perfect for pre-ceremony preparations. With a unique 2.5-day wedding experience package, The Prickel Barn ensures a memorable, multi-day celebration.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 500

Camelot Farm & Event Venue in Georgetown, Kentucky

Camelot Farm & Event Venue is a charming Kentucky wedding venue that specializes in barn weddings. It offers both indoor and outdoor spaces, accommodating up to 200 guests. Couples can exchange vows in the garden, then celebrate in the Historic Mule Barn. This venue is pet-friendly and wheelchair-accessible and provides parking, tables and a kitchen for your catering needs. There are also overnight accommodations available in the on-site cottage, making it a convenient choice for your wedding celebration.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 200

Bluegrass Wedding Barn in Danville, Kentucky

For couples looking for barn wedding venues in Kentucky, Bluegrass Wedding Barn is an excellent choice. Nestled on 76 acres of rolling hills within a gorgeous horse farm, Bluegrass Wedding Barn offers all-inclusive wedding packages. The venue has several indoor and outdoor reception spaces, providing plenty of stunning photo opportunities. With a dedicated venue staff handling all the details and a separate, climate-controlled indoor ceremony space, this Kentucky barn wedding venue provides a comfortable event no matter the weather.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 300

Starlight Hollow in LaGrange, Kentucky

Starlight Hollow is a farm wedding venue ideal for couples who'd like a mix of country charm and elegance. It has many outdoor spaces to choose from for ceremonies, including a serene pond and old oak trees. The venue hosts up to 200 guests and offers flexible decorating options, allowing you to bring your wedding vision to life. Additional perks include dressing suites, a covered dining and reception area and the freedom to choose your own vendors.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 200

The Show Barn at Daynabrook Farms in Harrodsburg, Kentucky

Daynabrook Farms in Kentucky offers a beautiful barn wedding venue in the heart of the Bluegrass State. The Show Barn has a 15,000-square-foot interior space, along with an outdoor covered pavilion with fire pits and amazing views of the area's rolling hills. It accommodates up to 300 guests and includes farm tables and chairs, a spacious kitchen and private getting-ready suites. With all-season climate control and multiple ceremony sites, book this venue during any season.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 300

Extended Stave Events in Lawrenceburg, Kentucky

Formerly known as The Barn at McCall Springs Wedding and Event Venue, Extended Stave Events offers a beautifully restored barn set among picturesque surroundings. This venue has several spaces for receptions and ceremonies, making it suitable for small weddings and larger celebrations. The Extended Stave House can host 50 guests indoors, 75 with the patio and up to 200 with the extended grass area. The Pavilion accommodates 100 for banquets, 150 in theater style, 200 for cocktail events and 250 with the grass area. The Rickhouse hosts 200 for banquets, 250 in theater style, 300 for cocktail events and 350 with the grass area.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 350

The Barn at Belle Hills in Crittenden, Kentucky

For a romantic barn wedding with a large guest list, consider The Barn at Belle Hills. Set on 70 scenic acres in Crittenden, this venue has a climate-controlled barn with a grand chandelier, elegant fireplace and flexible floor plan. It includes amenities like a get-ready suite with lighted mirrors and a kitchen. Outdoor ceremonies can be held under a 10-foot gazebo. Pricing varies by season, with peak rates from April to November.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 500

Neltner's Farm & Event Venue in Melbourne, Kentucky

Located just 20 minutes from downtown Cincinnati, Neltner's Farm & Event Venue offers beautiful settings for ceremonies, including three picturesque options. Before the event, couples can get ready in a comfortable lounge area or the Matthias space above Camp Springs Tavern, which can also be rented for rehearsal dinners. The barn wedding venue in Kentucky accommodates up to 400 guests and provides a range of event rentals, including chairs, tables and decor items. The dedicated team handles setup and cleanup and offers extras like wagon rides, wagon rides, ceremony arches, patio heaters and golf cart shuttles.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 400

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