153 University Forest Drive, Wappapello, MO
The Forest is a stunning wedding venue nestled in the heart of the Wappapello, MO woodland. This breathtaking visage can play host to your milestone celebration, immersed in nature and beautiful views of the surrounding area. Here, you can enjoy both indoor and outdoor spaces for a special day backed by a dedicated team of wedding professionals. Spread over 160 acres of verdant forest, this property boasts two separate barns, one for the ceremony and another for the reception. This allows for a seamless transition between events for you and up to 250 friends and family. These spacious wooden barns can be decorated and laid out in a style that suits your theme and needs. Marrying rustic and elegant elements, these welcoming spaces invite guests to a laid-back interior accented by sophisticated lighting and finishings. The outdoor areas here lend themselves to picture-perfect wedding photos, with natural light catching through tall trees and waterfront views of Lake Wappapello. The catering team can also avail of the venue's prep kitchen to serve up a meal that fuels you and your loved ones through an evening of celebration. You and your spouse can choose from various packages available here, each aiming to ease your planning process and help make it an enjoyable journey. Alongside its event areas, The Forest also has 13 cabins where the newlyweds and their guests can stay overnight, enabling them to immerse themselves in this break from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Decor and event rentals can be provided onsite, including centerpieces, candles, linens, and more. The team here will be happy to hear from you and see how they can assist in making your dream day a reality.