11 Barn Wedding Venues in Louisiana You Don't Want to Miss

Find your rustic venue in the Pelican State.
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Kim Griffin
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  • Kim writes for The Knot Worldwide, particularly about picking wedding venues and planning proposals.
  • Over the years, she has helped plan a wedding or two and briefly considered it as a career.
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Updated May 14, 2024

The wedding you dreamed about seems right around the corner and a big step in making that vision a reality is picking the venue. Lovebirds looking for barn wedding venues in Louisiana, you're in luck because we've curated a number of spaces that run from rustic to modern to downright chic. These choices largely sit on sprawling lawns with gorgeous views of either water, gardens, towering trees—or all three.

Many of these venues also offer services to help you in the planning process or packages to bring everything together. That said, gathering your own team of professionals from The Knot Vendor Marketplace to work with you and the barn venue you choose is a smart way to breathe life into your wedding vision and make it a reality. Begin your journey toward the big day by looking at the choices below. No matter what corner of Louisiana you want to say your vows, this list has you covered.

The Berry Barn in Amite, Louisiana

Located in the northeastern part of the state, The Berry Barn offers a newly renovated and refreshed space to pledge your love to your partner. The barn wedding venue in Louisiana easily accommodates up to 300 people and can be used for not only your nuptials but your reception as well. The classic wood barn structure has exposed beams above, with beautiful chandeliers and a bright interior. The big double doors help give the space a barn vibe, and the venue is surrounded by gardens and an outdoor patio, giving that countryside experience.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 300

The Lake at Oakhill in Ethel, Louisiana

Traveling slightly west, just north of Baton Rouge, you'll find The Lake at Oakhill in Ethel. This barn-style banquet hall has the classic rustic feel you'd expect from a barn venue with a corrugated iron roof. The venue has a light wood beam interior with a peaked roof, lovely chandeliers and large windows and doors that allow the light to brighten the space. The barn holds up to 300 guests comfortably and is customizable to fit any couple's dreams. Check with the venue for packages that include dressing rooms for the big day.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 300

Bayou Barn in Marrero, Louisiana

The Bayou Barn sits just south of New Orleans, Louisiana, in the town of Marrero. The space is a family-owned venue spanning back three generations. The enclosed barn comes already furnished with wood tables and white chairs for the event, sits amongst sprawling gardens and offers stunning views of the bayou. The building has exposed beams and columns and is surrounded by windows and large doors showing the wondrous nature outside. The Louisiana barn wedding venue holds up to 300 guests but accommodates up to 1,200 people when looping in the garden areas.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 300 in the barn

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Rustic Barn Productions in Keithville, Louisiana

If you're looking for a barn venue in northwestern Louisiana, have we got a place for you. Near the corner of the state, you'll find Rustic Barn Productions, a woman-owned business dedicated to providing charm and hospitality to your experience. They specialize in rustic and vintage-styled events and will take care of everything you want for your unforgettable wedding. The red and white exterior with a weather vein on top and a split rail fence just outside the doors is everything you imagine when you think of a barn on a farm. The inside holds up to 250 people and has space for a live band and a dance floor to twirl the night away.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 250

The Barn of Pearl River in Pearl River, Louisiana

The Barn of Pearl River is located near the eastern Louisiana line just above the Gulf of Mexico. The aged wood outside has large hanging double doors, a red roof with a weather vein and a second floor for more space. Invite up to 300 of your guests to enjoy the offerings of this woman-owned business. It was first constructed in 2014 using recycled wood. The inside is stunning with a metal pitched roof, exposed beams, chandeliers and a gorgeously modern wood floor. The whiskey barrels, vintage cars and towering trees outside only add to the magic.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 300

Oak Meadows Lodge in Abita Springs, Louisiana

Nestled just above Lake Pontchartrain sits Oak Meadows Lodge, with 100 acres of grassy meadows as far as the eye can see. The barn wedding venue in Louisiana, which comfortably accommodates up to 250 wedding guests, is a beautiful barn with a modern interior. The building has the classic exposed beam look, but everything is white, including the wood beams, walls and window panes—everything. That means every pop of color will stand out, making it ideal for personalization. Ask your wedding planner to help you with all the details to make your wedding just perfect.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 250

The Canefield in Raceland, Louisiana

The Canefield is located southwest of New Orleans in Raceland. If elegance and simple grace are the feelings you're after, this barn venue might be the perfect place to say "I do." The large barn holds up to 250 seated guests and might look unassuming on the outside, but inside the double doors lies a customizable space that is awe-inspiring. The exposed beam ceiling is more than pitched, it soars! The delicate chandeliers overhead and the staircase leading to the balcony give the space an understated romantic touch.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 250

The Venue at Robinson Ranch in Houma, Louisiana

Bride waiting to enter the white chapel before the ceremony
Photo: Credit of Naturally You by Sugar Lerille

In the same region of Louisiana as The Canefield, you'll happen upon The Venue at Robinson Ranch. The barn structure sits right next to a pond, which can be a nice addition to the atmosphere. There's even an overhang at the water's edge, just in case you want to exchange vows under the Louisiana sky. The generous space inside allows you to welcome up to 250 guests with plenty of room for your ceremony and celebration. The simple interior lets you make the space your own.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 250

Sainte Terre in Benton, Louisiana

Magic is the first word that comes to mind when looking at the Sainte Terre venue in Benton. It's located in the northwest corner of the state. This unique woman-owned venue mixes charm and luxury to create the ideal place to start your love story. The barn wedding venue in Louisiana is painted white with sprawling windows to show the beauty outside, exposed white beams and chic chandeliers elevating the space. The barn sits on 40 acres of rolling hills and holds up to 300 guests. While the barn itself is lovely, the open-air chapel in the woods is stunning. The chapel is even shaped like a barn, so you can still capture that vibe—but outside, if you choose.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 300

The Abby Rose in Violet, Louisiana

Southeast of New Orleans along the Mississippi River, travel to The Abby Rose where you'll find a charming barn to use on your wedding day. While not every barn on this list has a rustic yet chic feel, this one does, with big sliding wood doors, exposed beams and a cozy vibe. The barn can host up to 250 guests and sits on an actual farm complete with horses, a gazebo and an outside brick fireplace perfect for wedding photos.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 250

The Venue at Covey Rise in Husser, Louisiana

The Venue at Covey Rise is on the eastern side of Louisiana near the Mississippi line on 600 acres of beauty. You and your 300+ guests will be surrounded by the beauty that is Louisiana. The area is complete with stocked ponds, wildlife and stargazing opportunities that you just don't see in the city. The venue has an indoor and outdoor option, with the barn roof extending out over the patio for an outdoor experience. Consider donning the space with flowers and fairy lights and saying your vows under the stars. The inside is just as lovely, with marbled flooring and a cherry-colored exposed wood ceiling featuring modern chandeliers for a crisp, chic look.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 300+

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