Best barn & farm wedding venues in your city from rustic to the modern, homestead to shed, vintage to DIY, cheap to luxury and special discounts exclusively from WeddingHero are here!
If you are looking for a unique wedding venue with a rustic theme, barn & farm wedding venues are the perfect choice for you. Australia is home to thousands of homesteads, barns and farms for beautiful country-style weddings that come in every size from small to large, and for every budget, from luxurious to affordable.
Almost all barn and farm wedding venues offer indoor and outdoor event spaces that allow you to craft your wedding with comfort, knowing that the weather won't be a problem for you. Besides, most of these venues also include small chapels where you can have your ceremony, and afterwards, you can have your wedding reception indoors or outdoors. You can host your barn or farm wedding near the bays and coasts with fantastic photo opportunities, outstanding scenery, and a relaxed, laid-back setting your guests will enjoy. These venues come in every capacity. If you want an intimate celebration with your closest ones, small farm wedding venues are perfect for you. On the contrary, if you wish your special day to be very grand and festive, a large farm and barn rental might be the right choice for you.
For the rustic, laid-back vibe you’re going for, barns and farms have much to offer. With exposed wood, barrels, candles, and fairy lights, rustic weddings hold infinite possibilities for outstanding photos, and they are a combination of casual and elegant elements. These country wedding venues are becoming more and more popular since they look unique and save so much. As decoration, couples prefer curtains, drapes, bench-style seating, mason jars, and many more. Old barns turn into chic and cozy places with globe-shaped bulbs and extraordinary flowers. For the rustic barn, centrepieces, wood slices with greenery, candles, and table number are the most popular among couples. Another barn wedding theme trend is combining vintage-inspired elegance with rustic charm. Handcrafted details and finishing touches and vintage wedding invitations with retro touches are in high demand.
After choosing your venue, it is time for the fun part: barn and farm wedding decorations! Planning your event is not that easy, so gaining some insight about it by looking at some barn and farm wedding decoration ideas could help. Wedding trends may come and go, but there's one theme that remains somewhat timeless, country. You can display your wedding cake on a rustic swing, use barrels for beverage stations and elevated lanterns for a cozy feel. Creating a rustic wedding background using wood is a good idea to impress your guests with fantastic photo opportunities. Small ladders can be used for floral arrangements, and the arch adds an elegant touch to your outdoor ceremony.
For your indoor barn wedding reception, you can hang vintage mirrors and, vintage milk bottles and mason jars can be used as vases. Skipping the tablecloth is one of the cheap barn & farm wedding ideas, and by doing this, you also allow the natural wooden table to shine. Listing the courses on a slice of wood might be enjoyable instead of paper menus. You can create DIY barn wedding ceremony backdrops easily by gluing colourful flowers to white sheets. Round chandeliers, bistro string lights, and lanterns can be used as barn wedding lights.
Statement-back wedding gowns with vintage touches and long romantic gowns are the most popular farm and barn wedding dresses. They look amazing with the rustic background for splendid wedding photos. Pastel colours, especially baby blues and light pinks, whites, neutrals and earthy tones, are in high demand among farm wedding bridesmaid dresses.
You can find various barn and farm wedding packages according to your needs, number of guests and preferences. Some of these packages allow for a cheap barn and farm ceremony or reception, sometimes both. You can customize them by adding or skipping some services you don't need. They mainly include farm wedding photo opportunities in gorgeous outdoor spaces with outstanding views, drinks on arrival, canapés and fizz for the drinks reception, in-house catering with a three-course sit-down meal including entree, main and dessert, wedding cake cutting and serving, and many more. Free menu tasting, onsite parking, and basic decoration such as linens or chair covers are also included in some packages. You can also find many barn and farm wedding venues with accommodation for you and your guests to rest after your Big Day.