12 Unforgettable Winter Wedding Venues in Maryland

These dreamy venues are available year-round, but they really shine in wintertime.
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Updated May 22, 2024

When it comes to winter wedding venues in Maryland, there are a lot of things to think about. From your budget and guest list to the overall vibe you're seeking, it can easily become overwhelming. If you're planning on tying the knot in the colder months, that's another factor that comes into play. Look for types of wedding venues with year-round availability and central heating available. If you're having a Maryland wedding, we've rounded up a few venues in the area that are perfect for a winter wedding. If you want even more options for booking a wedding venue, head to The Knot Vendor Marketplace.

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Vandiver Inn in Havre de Grace, Maryland

This winter wedding venue in Maryland is centrally located in a historic town just steps away from the Chesapeake Bay. Vandiver Inn accommodates up to 180 guests and offers three stunning event spaces. Their 3,000-foot pavilion is available year-round and features panoramic windows and various temperature options for maximum guest comfort. There's never more than one wedding a day to ensure you and your guests have full access to all of the inn's amenities like gardens, firepits, a historic mansion and expansive porches. The inn's full-service support team will help you with timelines, floor plans, winter menu options and more.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 180

Overhills Mansion in Catonsville, Maryland

The Overhills Mansion is the area's largest, most exclusive historic venue. The century-old mansion is located on a secluded, 30-acre private estate. Celebrate with up to 240 guests in the ballroom, complete with intricate woodwork, sparkling chandeliers, a gilded mirror and high ceilings. For something more intimate there is the grandroom which hosts up to 40 guests.

  • Guest Capacity: 40-240

The M&T Bank Exchange at the France-Merrick Performing Arts Center in Baltimore, Maryland

This newly renovated historic venue is a unique and stunning wedding backdrop. The flexible, state-of-the-art space that was once a bank building will make you and your significant other feel like the star of the show. The M&T Bank Exchange at the France-Merrick Performing Arts Center has two new steel balconies, preserved historic ceiling and windows, an HD video screen, top-notch lighting and sound equipment and a brand new lobby featuring gorgeous chandeliers. If you want a big, exciting event with all eyes on you, this winter wedding venue in Maryland is just the place.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 280

Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Golf Resort, Spa and Marina in Cambridge, Maryland

This grand hotel was once formerly a political conference house. Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay overlooks the marina and provides sweeping views of grass fields and stunning boats. Host your ceremony in the whimsical indoor ceremony room with walls of white curtains and a dazzling gray ceiling. As for the reception, there are multiple luxe ballrooms to choose from. The Chesapeake Ballroom and Choptank Ballroom fit between 300-800 guests. Linens, dance floor, china, silverware, glassware and a banquet manager are all included in the wedding package. You can also work closely with the staff to curate your perfect reception menu.

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  • Guest Capacity: 300-800

Stone Ridge Hollow in Forest Hill, Maryland

This country-style spot is perfect if you're looking for a winter wedding venue near you with a rustic vibe. Stone Ridge Hollow hosts up to 200 guests and is nestled on 125 acres. It features hardwood floors, thick wood beams, hanging chandeliers and a custom granite bar. The central heating and air conditioning make it possible to host your event any time of year. Every couple gets a day-of event coordinator to make sure everything goes off without a hitch. They also have a variety of furniture available for rent. There are also multiple areas for couples to get ready before the wedding.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 200

Kimpton Hotel Monaco Baltimore in Baltimore, Maryland

Kimpton Hotel Monaco blends old-world charm with modern details. The 13-story hotel has multiple ballrooms, luxurious guest rooms and detailed architecture. The Paris Ballroom accommodates up to 230 guests and features floor-to-ceiling windows, vintage chandeliers and a bright foyer where guests can enjoy cocktail hour. The on-site chefs and bartenders offer a seasonal menu that can be customized based on what you want. The in-house wedding specialist will work closely with you to help you bring your wedding vision to life.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 230

Running Hare Vineyard in Prince Frederick, Maryland

Running Hare Vineyard is a beautiful estate filled with rolling hills, romantic woodlands and breathtaking views. The Tuscan-style villa is available year-round and will make you feel like you're in Italy rather than Maryland. The rental includes use of the ballroom, covered portico, tables, chairs and a dance floor. The ballroom combines rustic charm and refined accents. The expert team at this winter wedding venue in Maryland has connections to local vendors including caterers, florists, photographers and more to help you put together the perfect wedding day team.

  • Guest Capacity: 80-250

The Tannery Barn in Taneytown, Maryland

The Tannery Barn is a one-of-a-kind venue with a modern design and original historic details nestled in a garden escape. For the indoor ceremony, there's a pavilion that accommodates 180 seated guests with welcoming windows and a spiral staircase. There's also a balcony that can fit 60 people. The venue's biggest event space is the historic barn with novel architectural details, high ceilings and a working fireplace. There are multiple wedding packages to choose from, which include access to wedding suites for getting ready, setup and breakdown and a full weekend rental. The Tannery Barn is also a gorgeous option for a Christmas wedding venue.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 180

The Oaks in Easton, Maryland

The Oaks is a private waterfront winter wedding venue in Maryland set on meticulously landscaped grounds and is complete with 11 rooms, suites and one-bedroom cottages. The climate-controlled waterfront ballroom offers elegant lighting, coffered ceilings and wood floors. It can be customized to suit your every need. There's a cottage and suite for couples to get ready the morning of the wedding. The food is prepared on the property by the top chef on the Eastern Shore.

  • Guest Capacity: 300+

The Packing House in Cambridge, Maryland

Industrial history meets modern luxury at this 60,000-square-foot former warehouse. The Atrium at The Packing House is at the heart of the property and includes 4,000 square feet of stunning architecture, elegant decor and views of Cannery Park. The brick walls work for a variety of themes and styles so you can create your perfect wedding day vibe. The space accommodates an intimate gathering of 50 people to larger receptions of 150 people. The Atrium overlooks a stunning outdoor patio that is included in any venue package. Parking is available on-site and the staff can provide a recommended list of caterers, rentals, entertainment and more.

  • Guest Capacity: 50-150

George Peabody Library in Baltimore, Maryland

Consistently ranked one of the most beautiful libraries in the world, George Peabody Library is a luxurious and grand winter wedding venue in Maryland for such a meaningful life event. The six tiers of stately cast-iron columns and ornate railings create an enchanting ambiance. The library is filled with more than 300,000 books, making it a stunning backdrop for wedding photos. You have your pick of four top-tier caterers that all provide food, beverage, chair and table setup, linen and equipment rentals and floor plan creation.

  • Guest Capacity: Up to 200

The Tidewater Inn in Easton, Maryland

The Tidewater Inn on the Eastern Shore offers a variety of spaces to choose from for your nuptials. The Gold Ballroom features warm tones, high ceilings, large windows, a dance floor and a vintage-style bar. Then there's the newly renovated Crystal Room with a neutral color palette, floor-to-ceiling windows and a fireplace. Lastly, the quaint hideaway sits within the gardens of the Tidewater House. It's perfect for a more intimate vibe as it accommodates a max of 50 people for a seated dinner.

  • Guest Capacity: 50-250

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