Recently engaged and looking for the right wedding venue in Dallas for you? We’ve searched the area and compiled a list of the very best wedding venues in Dallas.
From industrial chic to traditional chapels and quirky spaces, we have discovered the perfect venues for every type of couple.
Texas, and Dallas specifically, is one of the premier wedding destinations in the country, and with good reason!
According to a study by Wedding Report, the average wedding in Dallas costs $28,782, which puts it firmly within the national average. Let’s see what you can get for your money…
Jupiter Gardens Event Center
Are you looking for a hassle-free wedding venue in Dallas that’s affordable and upscale? If so, Jupiter Gardens Event Center is the choice for you.
There are three separate event spaces as well as the Cupid’s Garden, an outdoor space featuring a gazebo shaded by two 50-year-old oak trees.
Up to 280 guests can dance the night away in the Athena Ballroom, which features a granite mirrored bar and plenty of room to dance.
To save time and energy, you can pick from three wedding venue packages or request a quote based on your needs. Couples love the price-quality ratio and the attentive staff.
Typical Cost: From $5,300.
Capacity: 280 guests in the Athena Ballroom and 150 guests in the Cupid’s Garden.
The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden
Picture blooming roses perfuming the air and tall trees shading your way as you say “I do” to the love of your life.
The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Gardens could easily be the setting of a dreamy fairytale, but it can also be the perfect setting for your dream wedding!
There are 18 spaces for ceremonies, including meadows overlooking the water, intimate gazebos, and secret rose gardens.
The reception spaces can accommodate between 100 and 500 guests and seamlessly blend in with the lush garden surroundings.
Typical Cost: From $5,400.
Capacity: Up to 500 guests in Rosine Hall.
The Carlisle Room
Located within the historic Lone Star Gas Building, the Carlisle Room offers a prime downtown location and stunning art deco-inspired architecture.
With many hotels nearby, it’s an ideal venue if you have a guest list with lots of out-of-town attendees.
Featuring opulent terrazzo floors, 17-foot high ceilings, and marble walls with gold accents from 1932, the Carlisle Room requires few decorations.
Guests also love the food catered by the Beyond The Box team. We’ve heard the Cajun barbeque buffet is mouthwatering!
Typical Cost: From $1,500.
Capacity: Up to 200 guests in the ceremony room and 250 guests in the ballroom.
Hidden Pines Chapel, Highland Village
If you are looking for a modern chapel wedding in the country, but you don’t want to leave the Dallas area, then Hidden Pines Chapel, Highland Village will check all of your boxes.
The chapel is both airy and elegant, featuring ceilings over 40-feet tall and plentiful natural light. Hardwood floors, crystal chandeliers, and breezy white drapery add to the chic atmosphere.
The bridal suite is a true gem and includes a granite beauty bar that is the perfect place to get ready on your wedding day.
Offering a variety of catering, beverage, and vendor services, this venue is a one-stop shop and great for couples who want an all-inclusive venue.
Typical Cost: From $4,000.
Capacity: Up to 325 guests.
Arlington Hall at Turtle Creek Park
This versatile space is a great choice for couples with large guest lists seeking an elegant wedding venue to make their own.
With over 20 acres of landscaped parks and event lawns, this venue can accommodate a guest list of 450 people at Arlington Hall and Oak Lawn Park.
Featuring original hardwood floors, antique chandeliers, and antique mirrors, Arlington Hall at Turtle Creek Park has the feeling of the glorious, grand mansions of the past with a modern twist.
There are a variety of event spaces available, including terraces and lush gardens.
Typical Cost: From $300 in the living room and Magnolia Terrace.
Capacity: Up to 500 guests.
For couples looking for rustic charm without leaving the Dallas area, Hidden Creek is the perfect venue.
Nestled among the trees in Heath with unforgettable sunsets and views across Lake Ray Hubbard, this family-owned venue combines warm service and natural beauty.
The happy couple can exchange vows beneath a wooden archway and then walk mere steps to the barn-style ballroom for the reception.
This is a great choice if you are looking for ceremony and reception spaces that are close by, but not within a big hotel or convention center.
Typical Cost: From $3,700.
Capacity: Up to 300 guests.
The Nasher Sculpture Center
Art enthusiasts and couples seeking a wedding venue that is sophisticated and stands out from the crowd will love the Nasher Sculpture Center.
Throughout the dramatic sculpture gardens and striking galleries, guests can enjoy world-famous works of modern and contemporary art. Imagine dancing the night away against a backdrop of work created by the masters, including Picasso, Moore, and Hepworth!
To rent this event venue, you must become a member of the Nasher Sculpture Center. There are various membership options ranging from $1,500 to $5,000.
Whether you choose an intimate gathering or a grand wedding ceremony and reception, this modern wedding venue will not disappoint.
Typical Cost: From $3,000 to rent the garden, terrace, and café plus $2,500 for the Brancusi Circle Membership.
Capacity: Up to 180 guests.
Rustic Grace Estate
Couples looking for the small town village chapel aesthetic will love Rustic Grace Estates.
This vintage-feel wedding venue breathes new life into old-school romance. You can choose to say “I do” inside the vintage-inspired, white chapel or outside with picturesque views of the lake and grazing longhorn cattle.
The reception venue is an actual red barn from the 1920s that looks amazing in a photo shoot. Have no fear: there is central air conditioning in the chapel and barn so you don’t have to worry about overheating on your special day.
You are welcome to choose your own vendors, but the venue is happy to provide recommendations.
Typical Cost: From $2,450.
Capacity: Up to 250 guests.
Brake & Clutch Warehouse
Newly renovated in 2017 and originally the business location of Brake & Clutch Service Co. in the 1930s, this is the industrial-style venue of your dreams.
Located near downtown Dallas, the venue’s brick walls and exposed ceilings make it an effortlessly cool indoor venue.
Combining chic interiors with towering ceilings and high-end finishes, Brake & Clutch Warehouse is a versatile venue that can cater to simple or elaborate weddings.
There are two event rooms available for custom design and an outdoor patio perfect for your first dance beneath the stars.
The venue also features two private suites for the bride and groom to use as ready rooms.
For the couple looking for modern elegance and a dedicated team of professionals to ensure a successful wedding day, this is the best venue.
Typical Cost: Starting from $3,000.
Capacity: Up to 320 seated guests.
The Venue at 400 North Ervay
If you are craving distinctive architecture and love the city life, the Venue at 400 North Ervay’s views of downtown will simply take your breath away.
Located within the US Post Office and Courthouse, the vintage interior of the reception space can be decorated according to your wishes.
However, what sets this venue apart from others is the outdoor ceremony space, which is a rooftop that feels like an oasis of open-air calm amid bustling downtown Dallas and towering skyscrapers.
This venue is both sophisticated and unpretentious, providing a great backdrop to many wedding themes.
Typical Cost: Starting from $2,500 for the Rooftop Terrace.
Capacity: Up to 130 seated guests or 175 standing guests.
House of Dirt
This quirky venue will give you the funky, bohemian wedding vibes of your dreams, and is the kind of place that comes alive when filled with people.
Featuring white-washed walls, an eclectic mix of antique furniture, found objects, a collection of lush houseplants and a big deck with views of the neighborhood, House of Dirt is truly one-of-a-kind!
The only vendor you are required to use is Dirt Flowers, which is easy to say yes to considering the beauty and originality of the floral arrangements.
House of Dirt also offers a variety of other services, but the custom bartending service is a real highlight.
Typical Cost: From $451 per hour.
Capacity: Up to 100 guests.
W Dallas – Victory
Perched high above the skyline, W Dallas -Victory provides unparalleled views of the city lights and will elevate your special day to the stuff of legends.
This venue is ideal for couples seeking exceptional styling and a la carte service. The “Whatever/Wherever” package allows the bride and groom to customize their wedding and get exactly what they want.
W Dallas – Victory offers 10 different spaces, but Altitude is in a league of its own. Located on the 33rd floor, Altitude is an excellent reception venue with panoramic views of Dallas, contemporary designs, and plenty of space.
Pre-ceremony massage? Can do!
Typical Cost: From $85 per person.
Capacity: Up to 600 standing guests in Altitude.
The School House
If you’re tired of ballroom options and looking for something a little non-traditional, The School House is the place for you.
Renovated in 2019 and filled with character and love, this venue is, of course, a former school. It features a minimalist interior, vintage fixtures, and ample natural light.
The pristine white walls are the perfect blank canvas for a light and bright wedding where you and your future spouse will shine.
Whether you have a micro-wedding or a grand affair, the responsive team at the School House will ensure your day goes smoothly.
Typical Cost: From $2,750 Monday to Wednesday.
Capacity: Up to 125 seated guests and 175 guests for a cocktail reception.
The Filter Building on White Rock Lake
Tucked along the banks of picturesque White Rock Lake, this venue is great for couples who want a vintage, industrial aesthetic and the serenity of nature without traveling too far.
The happy couple can exchange vows with expansive views of the water and rolling lawns.
The reception hall is made of brick and notably has ramps inside as well as outside to accommodate guests in wheelchairs.
Food Glorious Food catering offers a variety of meal packages, ranging from picnic-style to black tie.
Typical Cost: From $1,400 on weekdays.
Capacity: Up to 200 guests.
The Cliff House
For lovers of history and the old-world charm of a renovated church, the Cliff House is an excellent space for your ceremony and reception.
Located in the center of the Bishop Arts District, this quaint venue boasts polished wood floors and exposed beams that are bathed in sunlight.
Clients love working with the events coordination team and especially enjoy the in-house catering’s delicious food.
The venue also includes a patio, which serves as a great gathering space during transitions. Whether your guest count is 10 or 140, the venue still provides an intimate feel.
Typical Cost: From $2,500.
Capacity: Up to 140 guests.
Aristide, Mansfield by Walters Wedding Estates
Are you craving the romance of the Italian countryside without actually flying to Italy? Inspired by the decadent Tuscan villas of the 18th century, Aristide, Mansfield is where nature meets the stuff of fairytales.
Before exchanging vows on a picturesque stone staircase, beneath the archways, or in the grand ballroom, the happy couple can get ready in the lavish bridal suite or well-appointed groom suite.
The reception area features arches with faux balconies, shimmering chandeliers, and a designated bar area.
The venue includes three packages, each with different catering options.
Typical Cost: From $3,000.
Capacity: Up to 350 guests.