12 Delightful Winter Wedding Venues in Indiana

Cozy up to these snowy season spots.
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Jacqueline Mann
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Jacqueline Mann
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Updated May 09, 2024

From cozy barns with a crackling fireplace to industrial chic spaces with city views, you're sure to find a winter wedding venue in Indiana that matches your vibe. As you plan your Indiana wedding, keep the weather in mind while searching for venues. Spots with lots of indoor space are ideal if it's too cold to say your vows outside. Ask the venue coordinator about inclement weather plans or keeping your guests warm if you opt for an outdoor snowy ceremony. Also, remember that the sun sets sooner in the winter months. Schedule your golden hour photos earlier in the day. No matter what type of wedding venue you choose, we found the best places in Indiana to host your winter celebration.

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The Bauerhaus in Evansville, Indiana

For couples looking to book a wedding venue with a touch of European flair, check out The Bauerhaus in Evansville. The Bavarian-inspired winter wedding venue in Indiana includes intricate decorative details inside and out. Host a wedding of up to 500 guests or plan a micro-wedding with 30 to 50 close family and friends. Inside there's room for both your ceremony and reception with a backdrop of wood beam details, a stone fireplace and wood floors. The multi-level design lets you get creative with your seating arrangement, or host cocktail hour in the loft and your reception on the main floor. Elevate your reception with a gourmet menu from the catering team including a variety of fun winter wedding foods.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 500

Omni Severin Hotel in Indianapolis, Indiana

Located in the heart of downtown Indianapolis, Omni Severin Hotel is a stunning winter wedding venue in Indiana teeming with opulence and luxury. The grandeur of the early 1900s is showcased throughout the restored city landmark. From the intricate details on the ceiling and floor-to-ceiling windows to the elegant grand staircase and gold accents, there is beauty everywhere you turn. This venue is also a breathtaking backdrop for your New Year's Eve wedding photos. Book a room block here for guests to stay overnight after your celebration.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 250

County Line Orchard in Hobart, Indiana

Hold all your wedding events in the iconic red barn at County Line Orchard. With views of the Indiana countryside, the charming, rustic barn is sectioned into multiple indoor spaces, giving you the option to stay inside for your ceremony and reception if it's too chilly to celebrate outdoors. The Middle Barn accommodates 400 guests, or you can host 200 guests in the South or North Barn. You'll find a loft staircase, chandelier, bistro lighting and a dance floor in each of these indoor spaces. Combine all three for a larger soiree.

  • Guest Capacity: 200 in the South Barn, 400 in the Middle Barn, 200 in the North Barn

Ritz Charles in Carmel, Indiana

Watch the snowfall from any of the breathtaking venue options at Ritz Charles. With more than seven venues, it's easy to host your ceremony, cocktail hour and reception all indoors. The chapel provides a neutral space to say "I do" with oak floors and white Chiavari chairs, along with comfortable getting-ready suites. Through the glass walls of the Garden Pavilion take in 360-degree views of the landscaped gardens, fountains and surrounding trees. Or hold your wedding in one of the five renovated ballrooms with room for up to 1,000 guests.

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  • Guest Capacity: 150-1,000

The Brick in South Bend, Indiana

The Brick mixes industrial and rustic vibes for a winter wedding venue in Indiana full of character. The renovated warehouse overlooking the St. Joseph River is home to a brick exterior, rustic red architecture and minimalist decor. Large windows let in lots of natural light and chic hanging bulbs illuminate the space when the sun goes down. Host your cocktail hour at the Art Deco bar, then celebrate with up to 200 guests for your reception.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 250

Carnegie Library Special Events in Mishawaka, Indiana

Celebrate with loved ones in an intimate, historic venue. Built in 1915, the beautifully restored Carnegie Library Special Events is on the National Registry of Historic Places. Host your reception among soaring ceilings, arched windows, hardwood floors, crystal chandeliers and a collection of fine art in the Grand Ballroom. This space accommodates 140 for a seated reception and 350 for a cocktail reception. The bookshelf-lined mezzanine leads to the Fireplace Lounge, which seats up to 40 guests and is home to the venue's original fireplace. The rental of this winter wedding venue in Indiana includes mahogany Chiavari chairs, candles, floor-length linens, curated China and more.

  • Guest Capacity: 40-350

The Grand in New Albany, Indiana

Celebrate your movie-worthy love at The Grand. This winter wedding venue in Southern Indiana is a former 1909 theater—now a chic event space. Include your names in lights on the marquee and literally roll out the red carpet for that Hollywood premiere vibe. Red draping tied with gold tassels and intricate chandeliers add to the elegant and classic feel of the 12,000-square-foot reception venue. The open floor plan accommodates up to 450 guests.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 450

The Bradley in Fort Wayne, Indiana

The Bradley is an elegant winter wedding venue near you if you're close to Fort Wayne, Indiana. The elegant hotel has multiple event spaces for your wedding—the modern Allen room with floor-to-ceiling windows, outdoor access and room for up to 110 guests; and the contemporary and upscale Wells rooms great for an intimate gathering or cocktail hour for 45 guests. Get ready in one of the luxury suites with city views before your ceremony. With many attractions in the surrounding area, this venue is also great for out-of-town guests.

  • Guest Capacity: 20-110

The Wilds Wedding & Event Center in Bloomington, Indiana

The Wilds Wedding & Event Center is a neutral venue with a modern farmhouse aesthetic that lets your winter wedding colors pop. Located in the hills of Brown County on 125 gorgeous acres of farmland, this winter wedding venue in Indiana accommodates up to 200 guests. The exposed timber beams, tall ceilings, large windows, French doors and a stone fireplace give the reception space a sophisticated vibe. Indoor amenities include handcrafted farmhouse tables, a custom iron buffet table, designer decor and more.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 200

The Loft on Isanogel in Muncie, Indiana

The Loft on Isanogel is a two-tiered winter wedding venue in Muncie, Indiana with rustic appeal. Nestled on 16 acres of rolling hills, the restored barn is a 6,000-square-foot, climate-controlled space with dark wood offset by white accents. Venture upstairs to the loft for cocktail hour before heading down to the main floor for dinner. This beautiful venue also serves as a great backdrop for holiday decor if you're looking for a Christmas wedding venue near you.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 300

Journeyman Distillery in Valparaiso, Indiana

This winter wedding venue in Valparaiso, Indiana is a winner for couples looking for a mix of industrial and rustic charm. Journeyman Distillery is home to an impressive 14,000 square feet of event space for any size gathering of up to 1,200 people. Industrial beams, handcrafted windows and brick details are found throughout. Also a spirits distillery, Journeyman creates artisan gin, whiskey, vodka and rum.

  • Guest Capacity: 25-1,200

Gathering Acres Event Center in Lafayette, Indiana

This winter wedding venue in Lafayette Indiana is tucked away on 11 acres of farmland. Depending on the temperature, hold your ceremony outdoors or simply take time to pose for photos with lush evergreen trees as your backdrop. With space for up to 299 guests, Gathering Acres Event Center's rustic yet elegant barn is home to contemporary wood chandeliers, a polished concrete floor, a raised stage and a minimalistic style. The venue also includes getting-ready rooms on-site for the wedding party.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 299

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