Top Texas Wedding Venues in the Dallas-Fort Worth Area

TOP TEN WEDDING VENUES IN DFW FOR 2016

We know, the DFW area has an endless list of beautiful hotels and venues that are perfect for wedding ceremonies and receptions. But this list is something else. We put together some of the venues with the character you need to experience your big day with the most unique Texas style. Whether you are looking for affordable wedding venues, outdoor wedding receptions and ceremonies, or unique venues to suit your personal preferences we’ve got you covered. No wonder why these venues are rated among the best places to get married in Texas.


 Outdoors at Arlington Hall in Lee Park

Outdoors at Arlington Hall in Lee Park

Why: This classic style venue located at lee Park has the best southern charm and offers the perfect surrounding to welcome your guests to a classic yet elegant reception. Their bridal packet lets you use the Formal garden, two terraces, The Allman Pavilion and a stately portico, depending on your preferences, and allows up to 1000 guests.

Whether you prefer an outdoors dinner with lovely lights and an elegant vibe, or a ballroom reception decorated with romantic flowers, Arlington hall has that sparkle that you need to let your guests in awe and celebrate the best day of your life in a unique Dallas venue.

Budget: Prices per person including venue rental and catering start from $75.


Why: Don’t let the apparent simplicity of this barn confuse you. The white sparrow barn offers a chic vintage vibe that will make of your special day a unique experience for you and your guests. You have the option to have the ceremony and the reception at the stunning white barn, choosing between indoors or outdoors, accommodating up to 250 guests without losing the intimate feeling that only a traditional Texas barn can give.

The only downside of choosing this astonishing venue would be deciding on having the reception in the barn, decorated by you (if you choose so) to create the reception of your dreams within an authentic vintage atmosphere, or outside, with the countryside landscape as a backdrop making the dreams of every countryside lover come true.

Budget: Contact the venue for prices.

 Inside the White Sparrow Barn

Inside the White Sparrow Barn


 A Garden at the Dallas Arboretum

A Garden at the Dallas Arboretum

Why: If you dream of a fairy-tale style wedding, the Dallas Arboretum is all you have been looking for. If you decide to have the ceremony at their garden, be ready to be surrounded by beautiful flowers, have stunning views of the lake and fall in love with the breath taking landscape. They offer many different locations within the gardens to have the reception and the ceremony, and all of them are set to leave you out of words.

The flexibility that this venue offer will make easier for you to accommodate as many guests as you need. Whether you are looking for an intimate wedding venue or the perfect background for astonishing engagement and wedding pictures, the Arboretum is for you.

Budget: Prices for ceremony and reception go from $3600 to $7200.


Why: Nature and wedding tradition would be the two main features of your day if you decide to get married at Ashton Gardens. The beautiful chapel, with floor to ceiling windows surrounded by astonishing trees are what winter fairy tales are made of. The natural light combined with the green of the trees are the perfect background your ceremony pictures need and gives you the opportunity to get married in a classical yet breath taking scenery.

The venue offers a bridal suite and a grooms’ lounge, perfect for the future Mr and Mrs to get ready, and for the photographer to capture the moments before the wedding.

The ballroom, which accommodates up to 400 guests, offers an elegant atmosphere without giving up the character of the venue: big windows let the majestic trees form part of the decoration, and give the ballroom natural soft light combined with the light of the astonishing chandeliers. The Ashton Garden takes a traditional wedding to the next level.

Budget: They are currently offering discounts. Contact venue for full information.

 Inside the Ashton Gardens Chapel

Inside the Ashton Gardens Chapel


 The Sky Deck at the 2616 Commerce Event Centre

The Sky Deck at the 2616 Commerce Event Centre

Why: This venue gives the option to use their different-level rooms to make your wedding day a unique experience. If you enjoy dancing under the stars but you don’t want to miss the chance to have the urban wedding you always wanted, you can have your ceremony in their Penthouse and enjoy the reception in the first floor room, and finally end a perfect night in the perfect dance floor on the rooftop. You can also have the ceremony on the rooftop, a one-of-a-kind chance to say “I do” with the city skyline as a witness. The venue accommodates between 250 and 400 guests depending on the room.

 The uniqueness of this venue and the urban vibe is the perfect location for those who want to feel literally on top of the world.

Budget: Prices go from $1000 to $1500 for the ceremony and $3500 to $6900 for the reception.


Why: If you choose the ranch as your venue you are in for a truly unique rustic style wedding. The ranch has two barns, Hilltop and the Jones barn, both equally stunning, and they offer that rustic atmosphere you are looking for. If you decide you want to say “I do” outdoors, the ranch offers different areas to suit your preferences, like the lake with views to the hill and Hilltop barn, a gazebo or a charming deck over the lake. Inside, bridal suits are ready to give the bride the space needed to get ready and take some pictures before the ceremony; and the main room is the perfect setting to enjoy your perfect day surrounded by that traditional atmosphere that every inner cowgirl wants.

Budget: Rental price $4998, and they offer seasonal discounts.

 Willow Creek Ranch Reception

Willow Creek Ranch Reception


 Venue at 7 For Parties

Venue at 7 For Parties

Why: Located on the Dallas design district, 7 for parties offers more than just a wedding venue. The one of a kind decoration and the sizes of the rooms gives you the chance to not only fulfill your dreams of having a truly different wedding, but also the flexibility of reorganize the available place’s furniture to suit your preferences. Here you can have a wedding day that has your personal signature. The venue has the character you are looking for to make your day not only special but different from what you have seen before. The unique decoration of the rooms and the modern vibe of this venue make it one of the top rated best wedding venues in Dallas-Fort Worth.

Budget: Prices are flexible, and go from $2800 to $4900.


Why: One word, wine. With 2 venues to choose from, one in Dallas and another one in Fort Worth, this venue is not only perfect to host a charming reception with that hint of authenticity that only a cellar can offer, but it would also be perfect for a bridal shower with wine tasting, or a non-traditional rehearsal dinner. The venue offers different rooms to choose from, and the option to have a more intimate reception accommodating up to 175 guests in a classic rustic atmosphere made of dark wooden walls, and soft light from the chandeliers.

Budget: Rental prices go from $550 to $7200.

 Times Ten Cellars - Inside

Times Ten Cellars - Inside


We hope that you enjoy this list of the top Texas wedding venues in the DFW area. This list is far from incomplete, but sums up the few that should always be mentioned. What is your favorite wedding venue in Texas?