There are some wonderful rustic wedding venues in CT for couples who love a more casual, country aesthetic. Whether or not you’re going with the trend of mason jars, burlap, and lace, these three venues provide a perfect canvas for your own unique version of a rustic wedding.
The Pavilion on Crystal Lake - 144 Prout Hill Rd #1, Middletown, CT
Part of the CT Wedding Group, the Pavilion on Crystal Lake is an elegantly rustic venue. Perfect for couples looking for a waterfront wedding. The cottage on the property is a well-appointed getting ready suite for the bridal party. A gazebo makes the perfect location for first look photos, and wooden benches for the ceremony keep the rustic theme. The pavilion features large windows, a wooden dance floor, and space for up to 200 seated dinner guests. Catering provided by the CT group means that couples get a streamlined experience, with caterers and event managers familiar with all the details of the venue.
Winvian - 155 Alain White Road, Morris, CT
A 113-acre country estate, Winvian provides an elegant rural setting for rustic weddings. The massive historic home offers a variety of indoor event spaces, and the sweeping lawns are the perfect backdrop for ceremonies. The mansion oozes with historic charm and character. A collection of themed cottages (one of them has an actual refurbished helicopter in it) on the property provide wedding party accommodations. On-site catering uses fresh produce grown on the property. No detail goes unnoticed by the event managers, who bend over backwards to ensure that couples have wedding of their dreams.
The Inn at Woodstock Hill - 94 Plaine Hill Road, Woodstock, CT
The Inn at Woodstock Hill is a historic Inn with classic colonial details. It’s countryside setting makes it a great venue for couples looking at rustic wedding venues in Connecticut. Rough-hewn stone walls border the lawn and make for great rustic wedding photos. As an added bonus, the Inn’s 21 rooms mean guests can stay on-site. The venues event managers are pros at hosting weddings and ensure that all details flow smoothly.