You Absolutely Must Consider These Unique Wedding Venues
by Brides of Oklahoma June 22
Today we are exploring unique wedding venues for that one-of-a-kind couple! We selected a handful of alternative options for you and your significant other to become wed in style. You seriously must consider these spaces for an unforgettable night with family and friends. Make sure to check out all of the venues that Oklahoma has to offer on our venues page.
This Art Deco masterpiece flaunts 1930s architecture with floor-to-ceiling mirrors, a grand staircase and elegant molded ceilings. With a 5,000 square foot ballroom and tailoring up to 300 guests, this spacious venue is calling any Gatsby lover’s name!
Photo: Amanda Watson Photography
Festivities Event Center was once a glorious post office, constructed in 1915. Just 25 minutes west of Oklahoma City, you can enjoy the historical flare of 10-foot windows, 16-foot ceilings, marble walls and tile floors… not to mention the completely renovated bridal suite!
Photo: Rosie Cheeks Photography
Sitting only two blocks form the Oklahoma City Capital, Harn Homestead incorporates a prairie chic romance into your wedding festivities. With nearly 10 acres of historic Oklahoma property, your family and friends have plenty of space to mingle between the barn and gazebo.
Photo: Holli B. Photography
We are off to the races with this derby style venue. Let Remington Park take the reins for your rehearsal dinner or wedding reception. The unique wedding venue offers a variety of indoor and outdoor spaces to choose from, including the ballroom over looking the racetracks.
Photo: Danielle Hope Photography
You’ve thought of breweries for bachelor and bachelorette parties, but have you ever thought about exchanging vows at one? Enjoy craft beer at this alternative venue in downtown Oklahoma City. With stunning views of the cityscape, Angry Scotsman is perfect for beer lovers who want to try something different for their wedding day!
Photo: Carsyn Craytor Photography
The Chickasaw Retreat and Conference Center is a beautiful wedding venue located just an hour south of Oklahoma City in Sulphur, Oklahoma. The Retreat features breathtaking views of the Oklahoma countryside to help you create memories that you’ll cherish forever. With multiple wedding ceremony and reception locations, the Retreat is an ideal venue for a couple looking to get out of the metro.
Photo : Josh McCullock Photography
Nothing is more exciting than seeing new venues pop up on the Oklahoma horizon, and the beginning of 2021 brought with it the opening of new luxury accommodations and venue, the Omni Oklahoma City Hotel! First opening its doors on January 26, 2021, the Omni OKC welcomes guests with touches of elegant tradition paired with a sophisticated mix of contemporary and approachable comfort in downtown Oklahoma City.
Photo: Kayley Haulmark Photography
The Grand Canadian Theater in Purcell, Oklahoma, is the place for for a couple looking for a truly one-of-a-kind venue! This premium historical landmark is grand, elegant and simply beautiful in so many ways – their grand staircase, brick walls, gorgeous chandeliers and wooden accents add rustic details to elevate any wedding. An added bonus? Customize the marquee sign in the front to be personalized specifically for your wedding! You’re guaranteed to have the most stunning rustic wedding at this venue!
Photo: Meg Rose Photography
When we think of rustic venues, the Stables at Washita Farms instantly pops into our minds! This venue is perfect for the couple that is country at heart and loves the Oklahoma scenery. The equestrian stables-turned-wedding venue offers both an inside ceremony space and an outdoor ceremony space at the stables. Have the ultimate party with their included bar service, and stay the night in one of their two on-site accommodations!
Where else could you say you had a wedding with elephants? The Oklahoma City Zoo’s newest wedding venue Sanctuary Asia gives you just that. This beautiful restaurant and event space overlooks the elephant exhibit and includes a stunning two-story event space for the ultimate unique wedding. With the whole space being lined with windows, your big day will be lit by natural light and the coolest 360-degree view of the zoo and the pachyderms below!
Photo: Kayley Haulmark Photography
The Yale Theater is a renovated 1920s speakeasy-style theater, complete with everything a retro-loving bride could want. The custom glass with gold finishes, plush velour banquettes and lounges, unique light-fixtures and art-deco accent walls are just a few of the unique design elements we guarantee you won’t be able to find anywhere else. Have your ceremony in their main theater with 200 of your closest friends and family, with plenty of room upstairs in the open mezzanine for everyone. Bonus – customize their marquee sign outside of the theater to fit into your wedding!
Photo: KGC Photography
The Harwelden Mansion is an event center and boutique hotel. Six luxury bedroom suites are available to reserve for overnight guests. The mansion is ideal for weddings, corporate retreats, nonprofit fundraisers, or musical performances to name a few. Outdoor tented events work out beautifully surrounded by native gardens and stunning landscape and riverfront views. Individuals and groups will enjoy the unique and charming experience the mansion brings.
The Grand Hall is Tulsa’s modern event venue with stunning light wood flooring, abundant natural light, and spacious bride and groom suites. This venue holds up to 300 guests with plenty of room for a dance floor, bar, and buffet. At the happiest hour, venture outside and find a spacious patio with a cozy, functional fireplace. What’s not to love?
Photo: Maddi Renee Photography & Hanna Runner Photography
Founded in 2011, Anthem Brewing is one of Oklahoma’s original craft breweries, creating world-class beers that are as unique as the individuals that drink them. With the largest taproom in OKC, accommodating up to 200 guests, Anthem Brewing offers a wide variety of products covering styles and flavors sure to please any beer lover’s palate.
More of a traditional couple? Check out our full list of local Oklahoma wedding venues.
Featured in this Post
Festivities Event Center
Harn Homestead Museum
Civic Center Music Hall
Angry Scotsman Brewing
Chickasaw Retreat and Conference Center
Omni Oklahoma City Hotel
The Grand Canadian Theater
The Stables at Washita Farms
Oklahoma City Zoo
The Yale Theater
Other Local Vendors: The Montellano Event Center, Scissortail Park, Agora Event Center