16 of the Best Nashville Wedding Venues

These 16 wedding venues in Music City are stunning and perfect for your big day.
Alyssa Towns - The Knot Contributor.
Alyssa Towns
Alyssa Towns - The Knot Contributor.
Alyssa Towns
The Knot Contributor
  • Alyssa is a freelance writer with specializations in productivity, personal growth, wellness, and wedding content.
  • In addition to writing for The Knot Worldwide, Alyssa has written for various publications including Insider, The Everygirl, Babes Who Hustle and GenTwenty.
  • Alyssa has a degree in psychology and lives in Colorado.
Updated Jan 08, 2024

It's no secret that Nashville is a beautiful (and incredibly fun) place to get married. The best time to visit Music City is between April and October, which leaves plenty of options and dates available for your big day. There are many breathtaking Nashville wedding venues to choose from, but the party doesn't stop when the wedding is over. You and your guests can explore the Country Music Hall of Fame, do the honky tonk on Broadway, and explore downtown Nashville and all the city has to offer. Here are 16 must-see wedding venues in Nashville for every type of wedding. If you'd like more Nashville wedding venue options to choose from, visit The Knot Vendor Marketplace.

The Loveless Barn in Nashville, Tennessee

The Loveless Barn is a chic and rustic Nashville wedding venue with versatile options and accommodations for your wedding day. The Barn and the Harpeth Room are great choices for your wedding ceremony, and you can host your wedding reception in the same space if you choose. The Barn venue rental also includes tables, chairs and church pews for a seamless setup. Menu pricing includes flatware, glassware and linens for your meal. This venue also has a list of preferred vendors you can work with for any part of your big day to make wedding planning easier on you.

Drakewood Farm in Goodlettsville, Tennessee

Drakewood Farm is located 15-minutes from downtown Nashville in Goodlettsville. This beautiful mansion and barns sit on top of 40 acres of farmland. Choose from indoor and outdoor event spaces and create the ultimate country wedding vision of your dreams. The 170-year-old barn is nostalgic and light streams in through the barn creating a magical touch. Keep your stress at bay with event styling, wedding coordinators, bartenders, DJs, floral design, customer catering, cakes, table settings and more at this all-inclusive Nashville-area wedding venue. If you're looking to have a more intimate wedding or elopement, Drakewood Farm is happy to host you for your smaller celebration too.

Legacy Farms in Lebanon, Tennesee

Legacy Farms in Lebanon, Tennessee, is a stunning 22-acre farm located just outside of Nashville. Choose from multiple outdoor and indoor wedding ceremony and wedding reception locations, along with rentals and decor to make your planning process a breeze. Culinary options include everything from the Southern menu to a more formal plated dinner for a fully customizable experience. Natural light streams through the windows and sliding barn doors for a dreamy, dramatic entry on your big day.

Cheekwood Estate & Gardens in Nashville, Tennessee

Cheekwood is a botanical garden and art museum located on the Cheek Estate in Nashville, Tennessee. It was originally home to Leslie and Mabel Cheek in the early 1930s, and has since hosted world-class art exhibitions, spectacular gardens and other special events. Cheekwood offers unique indoor and outdoor venues. The property can host weddings for 300 or more guests, or elopements for couples looking to celebrate intimately on a smaller scale.

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Hermitage Golf Course in Old Hickory, Tennessee

Country clubs and golf courses are among the most popular event spaces, and for good reason. They combine both gorgeous indoor and outdoor space with total convenience. The Hermitage Golf Course is a popular all-inclusive wedding venue in Nashville, featuring Tuscan-style scenery and details, delicious cuisine and of course, ample Southern hospitality! Just 20 minutes from downtown Nashville, the Hermitage Golf Course is known for its beautiful garden ceremony space, complete with stone mountain. Cocktail hours are held at Magnolia Crossing, where your guests can take a turn at the putting green. And then enjoy dinner and dancing in the pavilion, featuring string lights, retractable garage doors and a wood-burning fireplace. And yes, there are actually over 40 sheep on premises who provide an adorable backdrop for memorable wedding photos.

The Bridge Building Event Spaces in Nashville, Tennessee

The Bridge Building Event Spaces located in downtown Nashville sits along the riverfront and is a premiere destination for your special occasion. The spaces are customizable and include a rooftop and riverfront patios for your guests to enjoy multiple event spaces throughout your wedding. With your space rental you can take advantage of the services offered through full-service event planning company, Infinity Hospitality for stress-free wedding planning.

Belle Meade Historic Site & Winery in Nashville, Tennessee

Belle Meade Historic Site & Winery in Nashville, Tennessee, offers a beautiful estate for weddings up to 200. Choose from the Boxwood Garden, Carriage House, Outdoor Game Court and the Tented Event Space depending on the time of year. This gorgeous sanctuary with lush landscaping, stone paths and limestone seating will turn your wedding dreams into a reality.

The Barn at Allenbrooke Farms in Spring Hill, Tennessee

The Barn at Allenbrooke Farms is located in Spring Hill, Tennessee. This multi-award-winning and luxury venue was dreamed, detailed and designed to make your farm wedding dreams come true. This venue was even inducted into The Knot's Best of Weddings Hall of Fame. The 5,800 square foot barn was custom built and is fully heated and cooled for year-round weddings. For an outdoor ceremony, consider hosting your event on the Ceremony Lawn. And the Covered Porch is available for cocktail hours or a wedding ceremony in the event of inclement weather.

21c Museum Hotel in Nashville, Tennessee

21c Museum Hotel Nashville offers an exceptionally unique experience for your special day. With more than 10,500 square feet of art exhibitions and event space, you're guaranteed to impress your guests. The main gallery seats up to 140 and wedding receptions for up to 250. Your out-of-town guests can enjoy luxurious hotel rooms for a fun and easy destination wedding.

Graystone Quarry in Franklin, Tennessee

If you're looking for a rustic venue but want something a little more unique than the classic barn space, Graystone Quarry combines rustic charm with modern amenities. Another favorite all-inclusive wedding venue in the Nashville area, Graystone Quarry is situated on 138 areas of actual limestone quarry and features ponds, cliffs, meadows and more (hello, amazing photo ops!). Exchange vows in the hillside chapel, followed by a reception in the mountain lodge-style event space overlooking a 25-foot waterfall.

Steel Magnolia Barn in Murfreesboro, Tennessee

Steel Magnolia Barn in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, is a rustic and charming venue on 600 acres of land. With serene tree lines and dreamy ponds, couples can take advantage of many picturesque outdoor locations for photos. Crystal chandeliers hang from the barn ceiling creating an inviting and warm ambiance for all guests. Take advantage of rooms to get ready in, as well as a kitchen and living room for optimal comfort.

The Bell Tower in Nashville, Tennessee

The Bell Tower is a historic wedding venue located in the heart of downtown Nashville. This open floor plan Nashville event venue was recently renovated to offer a perfect combination of timeless charm and modern style. In-house event planning team, Infinity Hospitality can help you plan your special day from start-to-finish and will help you craft a floor plan that brings your vision to life.

Saddlewood Farms in Murfreesboro, Tennessee

Saddlewood Farms in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, is a countryside wedding venue surrounded by the escape of nature. The 10,000 square foot cedar wood barn has an open floor plan including high ceiling and crystal chandeliers for a dazzling and charming touch. No matter what your wedding theme is, this venue can easily transform to accommodate your needs and create the perfect backdrop for you wedding day.

The Hermitage Hotel in Nashville, Tennessee

The Hermitage Hotel in Nashville, Tennessee, is the most original and longest standing hotel in Music City. Presidents, Hollywood icons, sports legends and more and have stayed at this elegant and timeless hotel. Plan for your own classic Southern wedding and host your ceremony, reception and rehearsal dinner at this historic Nashvill wedding venue.

14TENN in Nashville, Tennessee

Industrial-style wedding venues are super popular right now, and 14TENN is certainly a favorite in the Nashville area. If you're looking for a blank canvas venue where you can add your own creative stamp, this space in The Nations is worth checking out. With room for up to 275 guests, 14TENN features white walls, vaulted ceilings, wood floors, chandeliers and an outdoor patio—it's beautiful with or without added decor! Not only does this venue allow you to choose your own vendor team, it's also BYOB and pet friendly!

Riverwood Mansion in Nashville, Tennessee

Riverwood Mansion, just minutes from downtown Nashville, is a gorgeous venue surrounded by breathtaking grounds and gorgeous gardens. With all-inclusive packages to choose from, wedding planning will be a breeze for you. Whether you're looking to host a large wedding or an elopement, Riverwood Mansion offers a romantic, sophisticated location for you to say, "I do."

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