Oklahoma Waterfront Venues for a Breathtaking Wedding on the Water
by Allie Lewis May 26
Looking for the most breathtaking Oklahoma waterfront venues? Having a wedding on the water in the middle of Oklahoma may be easier than you think! Oklahoma has quite the selection of waterfront venues that are sure to bring a unique vibe to your special day – not to mention the spectacular and one-of-a-kind views that are included. Having a waterfront ceremony or reception is the perfect way to wow your guests and take advantage of some of the truly beautiful scenery we have here in Oklahoma! So just imagine the gentle breeze that’ll be rolling off the water as we explore these Oklahoma waterfront venues across the state, from Oklahoma City to Tulsa to Stillwater and everywhere in between!
Oklahoma Waterfront Venues
Photo // Courtesy of Carlton Landing Weddings
Carlton Landing Weddings | Carlton Landing, OK
If you’re looking for that Seaside, Florida, vibe right here in Oklahoma, Carlton Landing Weddings may be for you! With a timeless design and coastal vibes reminiscent of the ever-popular vacation destination along 30A, Carlton Landing provides all the perks of a destination wedding right here along the shores of Lake Eufaula. From majestic pavilions to its classically charming Community Church, Carlton Landing Weddings offers a variety of indoor and outdoor spaces that are sure to make the perfect backdrop for your wedding day!
Photo // Jenna Marie Co.
Vinterra Tulsa | Tulsa, OK
Vinterra’s beautiful event venue encompasses two separate indoor venues with outdoor event options, including a dock for the most perfect waterfront ceremony. This Tulsa venue’s clean and modern aesthetic will work with whichever style you design for your event, and couples will love the Grand Hall’s clean lines, light wood flooring, and stunning floor-to-ceiling windows. As a bonus, they offer onsite catering and event coordination!
Photo // Terri Graves Photography
Aspen Ranch | Edmond, OK
Aspen Ranch is situated on 160 acres of pristine land including spacious lawns, surrounding fields, and a beautiful lake that makes for the most beautiful waterfront ceremony. Located only 30 minutes north of downtown Oklahoma City, the picturesque landscape will transport you out of the city into a peaceful, serene environment. Aspen Ranch also serves as a home to many rescue animals including horses, pigs, and donkeys, which can add that extra unique touch to your special day!
Photo // Courtesy of Rose Creek Golf Club
Rose Creek Golf Club | Edmond, OK
If you’ve been dreaming of a country club wedding on the water, be sure to check out Rose Creek Golf Club, a unique wedding venue in Edmond, Oklahoma. This venue recently completed a stunning multi-million dollar renovation and ended up being ranked the “Top Clubhouse” in 2022 by Club and Resort Business. Not only do they have a beautiful club house, but gorgeous waterfront views!
Photo // Liz Throne Photography
Lakeside Wedding Venue | Shawnee, OK
When exploring Oklahoma waterfront venues, we have to include Shawnee’s Lakeside Wedding Venue, of course! This locale is a beautiful and unique waterfront venue with indoor and outdoor ceremony and reception options. Owned and operated by experienced event professionals who have more than 15 years in the event industry, you can trust this venue knows their stuff when it comes to your special day.
Photo // Bree Smith Photography
Sorelle – The Meadow on Deer Creek | Thomas, OK
Nestled in a beautiful meadow along Deer Creek, Sorelle is located just a quick one-hour drive from Oklahoma City, just far enough from the hustle and bustle of the big city. This locale offers multiple outdoor and indoor ceremony and reception spaces, including those overlooking the water. As a bonus, Sorelle offers catering, floral design, coordinating, and other services to assist with your day!
Photo // Ashton Marie Photography
Myriad Botanical Gardens | Oklahoma City, OK
With beautifully landscaped acres of formal and natural gardens, the Myriad Botanical Gardens offers you a choice of so many striking places to gather for your next happening which now includes the stunning Events Center. With its natural light and striking panoramic views of the Gardens, breathtaking sunsets and nighttime glow of the Crystal Bridge Tropical Conservatory, the Events Center will make your next gathering a truly special occasion. Don’t miss the event sites on the water!
Photo // KGC Photography
Gathering Place | Tulsa, OK
If you’re looking for an Oklahoma waterfront venue in Tulsa, take a look at the one-of-a-kind Gathering Place, located on 100 acres of Tulsa’s scenic Arkansas River. This world-class serves as a space for the community to gather and celebrate a variety of occasions and events, including weddings! Gathering Place is the perfect wedding venue for couples who adore the outdoors and are looking for a unique locale that stands out from the rest!
Photo // Courtesy of Eight Ten Ranch & Cattle Co.
Eight Ten Ranch & Cattle Co. | Muskogee, OK
Located in Muskogee, Oklahoma, Eight Ten Ranch & Cattle Co. is perfect for couples looking for a rustic-meets-modern look. This wedding and event venue offers a stunning outdoor ceremony site with a raised cedar arbor overlooking the ranch’s pond, pictured above. Eight Ten Ranch & Cattle Co. also has world-class amenities and extra add-ons available, including an adorable mobile bar, baby grand piano, and so much more.
Photo // DVandCo.
Esperanza Ranch | Luther, OK
Located 15 minutes from Edmond near historic Route 66 in Luther, Oklahoma, Esperanza Ranch is perfect for those seeking a barn wedding venue in a jaw-dropping environment. This 50-acre wedding venue combines Oklahoma’s wild beauty with modern amenities to create the ultimate wedding day experience. Esperanza Ranch also features a hand-hewn 18th century barn and lush outdoor scenery, creating the dreamiest backdrop.
Photo // Kelsey Marie Photography
The Range Wedding + Event Venue | Stillwater, OK
The Range’s beautiful 12,890 square foot space is designed to compliment any style of wedding or event. With a white exterior and interior and black and wood accents, it is a one-of-a-kind venue that complements so many styles and aesthetics. As you enter the property, you and your guests are greeted by a white covered bridge surrounded by natural scenery and wildlife, including a stunning pond, perfect for dreamy golden hour photos.
Photo // KGC Photography
Coles Garden Wedding and Event Center | Oklahoma City, OK
Whether you’re planning a gorgeous daytime ceremony or a spectacular nighttime event, Coles Garden in Oklahoma City could be the space for you! Guests will be in awe of the beauty the stunning gardens have to offer, along with the functionality of the venue’s indoor/outdoor facility. We love the ceremony space option overlooking the water for a true waterfront wedding!
Photo // Michelle Lynn Photography
The Pines at Moser Farms | Vian, OK
For those looking for a waterfront venue in eastern Oklahoma, The Pines at Moser Farms may be the wedding venue for you! This locale is tucked away in a beautiful wooded setting just five minutes from Oklahoma’s own Tenkiller lake. They have an outdoor ceremony spot that overlooks an adorable pond for a stunning ceremony on the water too!
Waterfront Destination Venues Near Oklahoma
For those couples wanting a destination venue that isn’t too far from Oklahoma, check out these stunning venues with beautiful waterfront views below!
Photo // Courtesy of Finley Farms
Finley Farms | Ozark, MO
Plan a wedding weekend getaway to the gorgeous Finley River! Finley Farms in Ozark, Missouri, features a variety of vibrant event venues, farm-inspired restaurants, an urban farm, river views and more. Both intimate and large-scale spaces allow for weddings and elopements, receptions, rehearsal dinners and beyond. Finley Farms also offers a variety of catering options, audio setups for bands and DJs, and a trusted list of preferred vendors to make your event effortless.
Photo // Courtesy of Big Cedar Lodge
Big Cedar Lodge | Ridgedale, MO
Is there a more picturesque locale to say “I do” than surrounded by the backdrop of the Ozark Mountains? Big Cedar Lodge is one of the nation’s leading premier wedding resorts, and it’s easy to see why. They have a stunning array of indoor and outdoor ceremony locations, many of which overlook the jaw-dropping natural scenery of Missouri. From elegant venues to relaxing lodging to irresistible cuisine, your wedding at Big Cedar Lodge will surely wow guests and create the most memorable wedding weekend.
Photo // Courtesy of Dogwood Canyon Nature Park
Dogwood Canyon Nature Park | Lampe, MO
Nature lovers, this one’s for you! Dogwood Canyon Nature Park is a 10,000-acre nature lover’s paradise spanning the Missouri-Arkansas border, just south of Branson, Missouri. This venue is situated near miles of crystal clear streams, cascading waterfalls, ancient caves, unique hand-built bridges and deep, blue-green pools, perfect for a jaw-dropping ceremony site!
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