Imagine your wedding day surrounded by wooden slabs, mason jars, succulents, twines and more! Isn’t that a dreamy rustic wedding?
This trend has been around for some time and many couples still prefer this theme because of the dramatic and creative aura it creates. The rustic elegance of a wedding isn’t only reflected through the decors but also in the venue. That is why many are in the lookout for a stunning rustic wedding venue.
But of course, it depends on your location. If you are in Toronto, consider yourself lucky because there are so many venues that you can choose from.
For sure, your dream wedding will become a reality in one of the rustic venues that we will show you today. This will make your special day extra memorable! We have listed the top 10 best rustic venues in Toronto to hallmark this once in a lifetime event!
Ready? Scroll down below and feast your eyes on these dreamy places with rustic charm:
1. The Fermenting Cellar
This lovely place was constructed in 1859 featuring limestone walls and timber beams. Even without looking at the pictures, you will definitely get the idea that this could be the perfect rustic wedding venue in Toronto! It has a European atmosphere measuring 7,500 square feet with 32 feet high ceilings. This ceiling height is perfect to install chandeliers and even hanging plants! At first, what you will see is a blank canvas of timber columns and concrete floors. But once everything is placed in their proper places, you will be amazed by how pretty it looks!
- Location: 28 Distillery Lane, Toronto, ON
- Website: distilleryevents.com/venues/the-fermenting-cellar
2. Berkeley Fieldhouse
Its whitewashed wooden paneled wall, French doors, treehouse, and outdoor oasis is enough to complete your wedding’s rustic charm! It is the perfect place for both indoor and outdoor event. You can even stroll along the Taddle Creek and hold your cocktails in a tree house! This venue will no doubt give you and your guest a very memorable experience.
- Location: 311 Queen St East, Toronto, ON
- Website: berkeleyevents.com/venue/berkeley-field-house
3. Artscape Gibraltar Point
A former island schooled nestled within 46 acres parkland, it is a nice place to celebrate your wedding. Aside from its beautiful garden, it also steps away from a sandy beach where you can get stunning views of Lake Ontario. The place is open since 1999 and has already hosted various events from both local and international clients.
- Location: 443 Lakeshore Avenue, Toronto Island, Toronto
- Website: artscapegibraltarpoint.ca
4. The Ward’s Island Club House
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How would your guests feel if they would ride a ferry to attend your wedding on an island? That would be totally great! The clubhouse has a rich history which was built from 1937 to 1938. It is located 300 feet south of the Ward’s Island Ferry dock. Aside from the clubhouse, its fenced yard is also a good place for a wedding and other events too!
- Location: 20 Withrow Street, Toronto
- Website: wardsislandclubhouse.com/wedding-resources.html
5. Blackcreek Pioneer Village
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Although this is a famous place for field trips, it is also known for its Grand Pavilion which has a barn-like feel. Its rustic ambiance creates a timeless setting while giving you the feeling of being brought to the past. The place has a nice backyard and barnyard setting which is indeed the right place for a rustic wedding!
- Location: 1000 Murray Ross Parkway, Toronto, Ontario
- Website: blackcreek.bypeterandpauls.com/social
6. Enoch Turner Schoolhouse
If you are looking for a beautiful heritage venue for your dream wedding, this quaint place would be a nice option. It features wooden floors, ochre brick building, and wooden beams which are perfect for a rustic venue. Its architecture makes up its comfortable atmosphere! There’s a restored Victorian Schoolhouse, built in 1848, which has a Schoolroom, a reception in the West Hall with a grand piano, and a bar in the Salon. A wonderful bonus is their gourmet food and friendly staff!
- Location: 106 Trinity Street, Toronto, ON
- Website: enochturnerschoolhouse.ca
7. Evergreen Brick Works
Who would expect that a former brick making factory can actually turn into a lovely place for weddings and other events? Opened in 2010, it engages visitors in various attractions and events including nature trails, exhibits, nature-based camps and more. They have various venues for weddings like the pavilion, a garden, and more!
- Location: 550 Bayview Ave | Suite 300, Toronto, Ontario
- Website: evergreen.ca/evergreen-brick-works
8. Hart House
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The beautiful architectural details of this unique place are complemented by the customize packages of services for every couple. Whatever is your vision for your perfect wedding, Hart House coordinators will work hard to meet your expectations. But of course, that’s not all! You can choose which venue you want for your wedding from the Great Hall with eighteen-meter cathedral ceiling to the Music Room with a pair of stone fireplace, vaulted wood ceiling, and leaded glass windows.
- Location: 7 Hart House Circle, Toronto, ON
- Website: harthouse.ca/magnificent-spaces-2
9. Kortright Centre
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If you want an outdoor rustic wedding, then this place is the one for you! You can have a ceremony in the woods at a spot they call the Cathedral of Trees. Well, from the name itself, you will really see tall trees all around you! They also have a Glass House for your reception wherein one can get a good look on lush greenery and its surrounding rustic beauty.
- Location: 9550 Pine Valley Drive Woodbridge, Ontario
- Website: kortright.bypeterandpauls.com
Picture this: A space with high yellow pine ceilings, reclaimed timber bar, and tables, and exposed brick walls. For sure, you will get a perfect picture of a unique place with rustic elegance. And this is indeed what we can see in this repurposed carpentry shop, the Archeo. This distillery restaurant is indeed something that many couples would yearn for especially if they are after a place that encapsulates a rustic vibe!
- Location: 31 Trinity St, Toronto, ON
- Website: www.archeo.ca
So what can you say? I can’t blame you if you will be out of words after seeing this breathtaking list of rustic venues in Toronto! Well, like what I said, you are lucky to have your wedding in this place because there are so many lovely venues you can choose from for your life’s important milestone! Which venue appeals to you the most?