Idyllic doesn’t even begin to cover it — this list of the top 10 barn & farm wedding venues in and around Charlotte, North Carolina, houses some of the most gorgeous sites of natural beauty to be found in the whole country. Whether you’re looking for a rustic barnhouse or an outdoor ceremony site under the shade of imposing oak trees, you and your partner can trust that you’ll find the venue of your dreams on this list.

From the time you exchange your vows under the bright North Carolina sun to the moment of your first dance under the infinite twinkling starlight, you’ll be glad you made the bold choice to host your wedding celebration in one of these barn & farm wedding locales. We hope you and your partner enjoy this list!

Morning Glory Farm is a wedding venue located just over 30 minutes outside of Charlotte, in the small town of Monroe, North Carolina. Perfect for outdoor wedding ceremonies and receptions, this venue boasts a sprawling private estate with freshly landscaped grounds, with accommodations available for up to 200 seated guests in a variety of outdoor event areas. They can provide a list of preferred vendors and also have a flexible policy that allows you to choose all of their own caterers and service providers.

Address: 6205 Kate Road, Monroe, NC 28110

Phone: 704-989-0046

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Contact : Nan & Scott

Situated 25 miles west of Charlotte in Dallas, North Carolina, The Barn at Sandcastle Farm is a site of utter pastoral beauty and can accommodate up to 175 guests. This venue offers couples a variety of indoor and outdoor event areas, including the rustic barn, which makes for a charming reception space, and their manicured gardens, which are perfect for an outdoor ceremony. Services offered include event rentals, setup and breakdown, use of the catering kitchen, a flexible vendor policy, venue decor, and more. 

Address: 147 Sandcastle Rd, Dallas, NC 28034

Phone: 704-860-1997

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Contact : Sebron

Circle M Farm is tucked into the sprawling countryside outside of Lincolnton, North Carolina, and is owned and operated by Beau Monde, an event planning and hospitality service. Boasting rolling pastures and stunning trees as far as the eye can see, this venue can accommodate up to 200 guests for ceremonies under the oak trees and receptions in the event barn. The barn is dotted with string lights, wooden rafters, and antique chandeliers, making it a gorgeously rustic space. Services offered include event rentals, concierge service, and more.

Address: 1229 Hill Rd, Lincolnton, NC 28092

Phone: 704-975-1691

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Contact : Katie Sipple

The Seed Mill Event Barn offers couples a gorgeous outdoor ceremony site that is nestled into a corner of the forest. It is located under rings of imposing trees, a babbling creek, and a wide array of flora and fauna native to the area.

This venue can accommodate up to 116 guests for your big day and also offers a climate-controlled barn that couples can use for their reception. Boasting ten acres of property stretching far and wide as well as several antique decorative props, The Seed Mill Event Barn presents couples with endless photo opportunities, making this venue ideal for both wedding photography and hosting your big day itself.

Address: 4601 Griffith Rd, Monroe, NC 28112

Phone: 704-709-7204

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Contact : Seed Mill Barn Team

Bansen Farms is a rustic wedding venue located just over 30 minutes outside of Charlotte in the small town of Gastonia, North Carolina. This venue is ideal for intimate gatherings and can accommodate up to 65 guests. You can choose between their boho-chic indoor space and their open fields, which are ideal for couples who prefer outdoor ceremonies. Services offered include event rentals, lighting, use of the dance floor, 12 hours of venue access, and more. The venue boasts nature trails, a silo bar, and an outdoor social area, as well as the many outdoor ceremony sites.

Address: 138 Brice Rd, Gastonia, NC 28056

Phone: 704-648-1970

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Contact : Allison & Jim

At Red Barn Events, the main event space is the eponymous barn. This barn is a gorgeous rustic event space and boasts over 60 acres of property and a chic space in which to host your big day. This venue can accommodate up to 175 guests and is conveniently located just 45 minutes south of Charlotte.

The property itself features a stunning lake, which is ideal for couples who prefer to host an outdoor ceremony. Services offered include the help of a day-of coordinator, a live acoustic guitar performer, a DJ and emcee, in-house photography, setup and breakdown, and more.

Address: 6012 Jeanne Dr, Waxhaw, NC 28173

Phone: 704-506-7289

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Contact : Doug & Christi

The Oaks Events is a beguiling wedding venue offering a variety of all-inclusive packages for couples planning weddings in and around Charlotte. The property this venue is located on includes a four-acre lake, perfect for limitless photo opportunities and awe-inspiring waterfront vistas. Located just a 30-minute drive east of Charlotte in Midland, North Carolina, The Oaks Events provides a team of wedding coordinators to ensure a smooth planning process and day-of execution. They also have a flexible vendor policy, which means you have the freedom to bring in the vendors of your choice to help bring your dream wedding to life.

Address: 628 Lovers Lane, Midland, NC 28107

Phone: 980-521-4724

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Contact : Michele Boyd

The Carriage House is located just 20 miles southeast of Charlotte’s downtown and provides couples a variety of gorgeous outdoor ceremony spaces in which they can exchange their vows. Whether you are looking to trade your vows in front of a historic gazebo or in the middle of the forest under the shade of tall trees, this venue has something for everyone. The on-site barn is perfect for indoor receptions and boasts hung lanterns, vintage chandeliers, and rustic woodwork. Services offered include setup and breakdown, event rentals, use of the prep kitchen, 12 hours of venue access, and more.

Address: 6308 Secrest Short Cut Rd, Indian Trail, NC 28079

Phone: 704-232-7592

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Tucked into the countryside of Granite Falls, North Carolina, Red Cedar Farm provides couples in the greater Charlotte area with unforgettable wedding celebration memories through their charmingly rustic venue. The event barn on-site offers 4,800 square feet of flexible event space perfect for receptions of up to 275 seated guests. They also offer three outdoor ceremony sites, which include the patio just outside of the barn, the hillside, and the forest. All of these sites overlook Grandfather Mountain, which provides a gorgeous backdrop to both your ceremony and your wedding photographs. 

Address: 5775 Charlie Little Road, Granite Falls, NC 28630

Phone: 828-598-0311

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Contact : AJ & Jill

The Farm At Brusharbor is a luxury wedding venue with indoor and outdoor event spaces ideal for countryside wedding celebrations. Situated 30 miles outside of Charlotte in Concord, North Carolina, this venue offers wedding packages that include access to the climate-controlled reception barn, a day-of coordinator to ensure a seamless wedding day, event rentals, use of the prep kitchen, and full use of the sprawling property, which also includes a number of photo opportunities. Ceremonies can be held to the side of the pond, in a covered barn, or inside the reception barn – this variety of event spaces means that you don’t have to worry about the weather ruining your big day. After all, the barn is just a hop, skip, and jump away!

Address: 7700 Brusharbor Rd, Concord, NC 28025

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Contact : Jared & Amy

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We hope that you and your partner have been able to get a feel for the multitude of options in and around Charlotte, North Carolina for barn & farm wedding venues. If you can confidently state that you want to have a wedding out of the city in a rural getaway locale, now is the time to start reaching out and establishing lines of communication. 

If there were any venues that particularly caught you and your partner’s interest on this list, there’s no time like the present to email or dial up a representative of the venue and check on availability. With all that said, we wish you and your partner the very best of luck as you join hands and march on through this wedding planning process with one another.

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