13 Stunning Barn Wedding Venues in Washington State

From historic rustic charm to modern white walls, there is a barn for every type of couple.
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Updated Apr 30, 2024

Barn weddings bring to mind a particular aesthetic—rustic, vintage, natural—but the variety of barn wedding venues in Washington proves style is not limited to just that. From east to west, north to south, we scoured the state—and The Knot Vendor Marketplace, of course—to curate a list of barn venues that fit nearly any wedding vibe. We found 13 radiating charm and elegance, from an open-air structure on a working cattle ranch to a white-walled modern event space. Here, we outline the highlights and distinct aesthetic elements of each venue; but schedule a tour to get your most pressing questions answered and consider location, capacity and amenities in your venue search. If you're planning a wedding in Washington, dive—or square dance—right in.

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Sugar Pine Barn at Tucannon Cellars in Benton City, Washington

Though Napa gets all the credit, wine country extends up the Pacific Northwest—and this stunning barn wedding venue in Washington state is a perfect example. It makes for stellar scenery: Sugar Pine Barn at Tucannon Cellars is set between a mountain and a river, and features vineyards and cherry orchards perfect for portraits and an outdoor ceremony backdrop. Then move into the 4,800-square-foot barn (complete with a restaurant-style bar, full prep kitchen for caterers and space for up to 250 guests) for the reception of your dreams.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 250

Red Barn Studios in Chehalis, Washington

A central hub convenient for guests from both Portland and Seattle, Red Barn Studios is a stunning space for weddings of up to 250 guests. Despite its high guest capacity, the curve of the high arched ceilings gives it an intimate feel and massive windows let in ample natural light before the sun goes down. The venue is chock full of rustic charm, but unique design details like cool, globe-like light fixtures and a stunning terrace for cocktail hour make it a modern choice, too.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 250

Abeja Winery and Inn in Walla Walla, Washington

This working winery in Walla Walla wine country has a picturesque draw, but there's more to love than just the scenery. Spread across the venue's 38-acre farmstead are a variety of buildings: a big barn and small barn both renovated for receptions (or rehearsals, wedding showers, elopements and more), the winery and lodging. Weddings at Abeja Winery and Inn include lodging for up to 28 guests. And then, of course, there's the wine. Couples can serve Abeja's own varietals to guests at the cocktail hour and reception.

  • Guest Capacity: 60-250

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HJ Ranch in Okanogan, Washington

There's a lot of history in this venue, one of the most barn-like in the traditional sense—it's located on an active cattle ranch. HJ Ranch first belonged to owner Nicole Kuchenbuch's great-grandparents and, five generations later, the operation—both cattle and weddings—is still a family affair. The team takes great care of its couples. There is a main house for getting ready, accommodations and a stunning lawn for ceremonies under a salvaged timber arch. But the pièce de résistance of the property is the towering open-air barn.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 200

Hillside Farms in Olympia, Washington

When it comes to barn wedding venues near Olympia, Washington, Hillside Farms is the whole package. The reception barn has rustic charm but feels fresh and new thanks to regular updates and renovations, and dual to-be-wed's cabins have their own bathrooms and space to get ready. But the best part? Hillside is a lavender farm, so the smell is floral and perfect for weddings; the lavender is in full bloom from late June through late July.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 200

Tin Roof Barn in White Salmon, Washington

Gorgeous light filters through the timber slats of the 100-year-old Tin Roof Barn on the Columbia River Gorge. It's a beautiful barn wedding venue in Washington, and the owners make planning easy, offering a curated list of planners, caters and DJs. Owner Kelly Regan also owns Magpie's Nest, a chic rental company with an inventory chock full of specialty decor, vintage furnishings and tableware that brings your wedding vision to life. Weddings here are an easy, one-stop-shop experience.

The Farmhouse on Green Bluff in Colbert, Washington

Not all barn wedding venues near Spokane, Washington—or anywhere in Washington, for that matter—exude a rustic aesthetic. The Farmhouse on Green Bluff is ultra-modern, with a fresh white interior that serves as a blank canvas for any decor. The 28-foot vaulted ceilings make it feel spacious, and large windows and a retractable garage door let in tons of natural light. The venue hosts just one wedding per weekend, so guests have exclusive use of all the spaces and amenities, from a private dressing suite with a veranda to farm tables and chairs, a ceremony arbor and more. Psst, check out the recently completed Greenhouse—a smaller, all-glass iteration of the Farmhouse—for another unique venue space.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 150 in the Farmhouse with room for 50 more on the adjacent patio

The Kelley Farm in Bonney Lake, Washington

"Modern Love, Modern Barn," is the motto at The Kelley Farm, a historical landmark that puts a twist on rustic tradition with glamorous chandeliers hanging from the timber ceilings. Even filled with 300 guests, the barn feels cozy thanks to a gas rock fireplace and heated floors. The on-site cottage and quarters are chic getting-ready spaces. If you're planning to involve your furry friends on the big day, good news: The Kelley Farm is pet-friendly.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 300

White Barn Retreats in Cle Elum, Washington

Though the event space is outdoors at White Barn Retreats, receptions for up to 300 people are set against the backdrop of the modern farmhouse-style barn; inside, the recently remodeled space has accommodations including four bedrooms and a custom open kitchen. And at White Barn, it isn't just your typical 8-hour rental. The property can be rented for 54 hours to accommodate entire wedding weekends, with a handful of guests staying on-site for a summer camp vibe.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 300 for an outdoor event

Hampton Hideaway in Wenatchee, Washington

There's a lot to love at Hampton Hideaway, where a historic 1946 dairy barn has been expertly restored to host stunningly rustic countryside weddings. The pretty white barn stars as a beautiful backdrop for your outdoor ceremony; inside, it seats 150 for a reception. Couples can embrace the natural timber aesthetic or deck the space with decor (we love an abundance of greenery to complement the color palette). The surrounding orchards grow sweet cherries, a perfect tie-in for wedding favors.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 150

Harmony Meadows in Manson, Washington

It's all about tranquility and seclusion at Harmony Meadows, an elegant retreat set on 12 acres of lush green land. It's an LGBTQIA+-friendly venue and includes a 6,000-square-foot barn-inspired event hall with white walls that serve as a clean backdrop for decor. There are also accommodations on-site for the couple and wedding party and lovely outdoor ceremony settings, including a gazebo and lawn. The barn wedding venue in Washington can accommodate up to 250 guests.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 250

Pine River Ranch in Leavenworth, Washington

A historic restored dairy barn dating back to 1944 serves as the main event space at Pine River Ranch, and its angular arched ceilings drive home the authentic barn feel. But this is more than just a reception site: The barn wedding venue in Washington state is also an active bed and breakfast, with five suites located around the 23-acre property. House your family or wedding party for a camp-like feel all weekend long.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 200

Fox Hollow Farm in Issaquah, Washington

Though Seattle barn wedding venues may be hard to come by, Fox Hollow Farm in Issaquah—just 20 minutes outside the city center—might fit the bill. The working farm hosts elevated events in multiple elegant spaces with a rustic English garden aesthetic. Though it's not a barn in the typical sense, there is a barn on-site that can be utilized as part of an exclusive property takeover rental. The stables also give barn vibes; they offer getting-ready suites, a built-in bar and a heavy dose of rustic charm. For receptions, there's a terraced lawn, tented patio and expansive garden. This Seattle venue can accommodate up to 300 guests.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 300

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