The Gish Barn is a rustic wedding venue located in Rittman, Ohio. Originally built in the 1830s by the Gish family, this historic barn was lovingly restored in 2013 by Ric and Denise Weis. Offering beautiful countryside surroundings and a stunning wooden interior, it's the perfect setting for an unforgettable celebration with family and friends.
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The spacious barn still retains its original, hand-hewed 18th-century beams and stunning vaulted ceiling. Decorated with a beautiful canopy of lights and a chandelier, the space is the perfect blend of rustic and elegant style. Your guests are sure to love its warm, welcoming ambiance. The barn is surrounded by 100 acres of farmland, overlooking a scenic valley, so it offers plenty of ideal backdrops for stunning wedding photos. The site also features a spacious area ideal for a tent, a beautiful wooded area, and a firepit perfect for relaxing with loved ones. In total, the property can accommodate up to 175 guests.
The dedicated team at The Gish Barn will do everything they can to ensure your wedding day lives up to your dreams. Upon booking, you'll receive a welcome packet with a list of recommended vendors, including florists, caterers, photographers, and more. The team will do a walkthrough of the venue with you prior to the big day, when you'll finalize plans for setup, decor, and timelines. They'll also offer you an impressive collection of beautiful vintage decor to help enhance the space even further. Whatever your vision for your special day, The Gish Barn will work with you to make it a reality.
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