3 Reviews
0-300
Guest Capacity
Indoor/Outdoor
Venue Setting

About The Woods

In the land of 10,000 lakes, don't forget about The Woods!

The Woods is a unique wedding venue located in Brainerd, Minnesota that offers a beautiful and elegant setting for your event. Nestled in the breathtaking Brainerd Lakes area, this venue is a one-stop shop for lodging, catering and event planning needs. Contact the venue today to book this rustic event space for your wedding celebration!

Facilities and Capacity
The Woods boasts a one-of-a-kind outdoor ceremony structure with a beautiful walkway that is surrounded by warmth and nature and is considered to be a gem in the heart of Central Minnesota. Their reception hall seats 300 guests. They have a magnificent outdoor patio as well as 13 hotel rooms including a junior suite that can be used by the bridal party for pre-wedding preparations.

Services Offered
The Woods is a full-service wedding venue with on-site catering and event coordination available. With a relaxed atmosphere and a full-service compound, this venue can be customized to suit your desires in every way. Their wedding planner will take away all of your stress and give you an outstanding experience by assisting you with every portion of the planning process. Services include:

  • Live band or DJ
  • Shuttle bus service
  • Golf cart rental
  • Spa day
  • Event coordinator
  • Lodging including private retreat house
  • Setup and cleanup
  • Lighting and sound


Cuisine
This venue offers customized menu options for a variety of different events. Their on-site banquet chef will work with you to give you an excellent dining experience that is inspired by their rustic restaurant and their expansive in-house bar services. The following is provided in their dinner menu:
Appetizers such as Scottish eggs and gorgonzola bread sticks

  • Soups and salads
  • Wraps and sandwiches
  • Burgers
  • Pasta
  • Woods pot roast
  • Ribeye
  • Shrimp scampi


Accommodation
The Woods Hotel is a quaint, newly renovated hotel that is just a few miles away and is perfect for a convenient stay. It has a junior two-bedroom suite with a kitchenette, fireplace, living room and a jacuzzi. There is also a beautiful private retreat house with four beds and four baths.

Categories: Wedding Venue

Regions serviced: Minneapolis

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3 Reviews for The Woods

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4.7

The woods had everything we wanted in one place! Grooms dinner, hotel accommodations, beautiful out for ceremony site and classy reception hall for our celebration! The staff were great to work with and accommodated all of our ideas! Highly recommendable to any bride and groom!!

Profile Picture Jessica, 7/30/16, 1 Review
Category: Unique Services (Other)
4.6

Nicole, Luke, and Kat made our wedding planning so much simpler and I was at ease knowing that the day would go perfectly with their help.

Profile Picture Samy, 4/14/17, 1 Review
Category: Unique Services (Other)

The Woods Pricing

Ceremony Site Fee
Peak Season
Starting from $1,000.00
Off-Peak Season
Starting from $700.00
Reception Site Fee
Peak Season
Starting from $1,500.00
Off-Peak Season
Starting from $1,000.00
Site Fees Include:
Chairs
China
Clean Up
Event Planning
Flatware
Glassware
Lighting/Sound
Linens
Parking
Set Up
Tables
Transportation
Wedding Catering Avg. Price Per Person
Catering Prices Include:
Server(s)
Bar Service Price Includes:
Bartender(s)
Limited Bar

The Woods FAQ

Venue Highlights
Maximum Capacity
300
Guest Minimum
0
Event Spaces
1
Type
Banquet Hall, Restaurant
Style
Outdoorsy, Rustic/Country, Unique
Setting
Indoor, Uncovered Outdoor
Peak Season Months:
May
June
July
August
September
October
Off-Peak Season Months:
January
February
March
April
October
November
December
Bridal Shower
Ceremony
Engagement Party
Reception
Rehearsal Dinner
Elopements
Accommodations
Clean Up
Event Planning
In-House Bar
In-House Catering
Lighting/Sound
Outside Vendors
Pet Friendly
Set Up
Wireless Internet
All Inclusive Packages
Bridal Suite
Cake
Event Rentals
Liability Insurance
Preferred Vendors Only
Buffet
Cocktail Reception
Family Style
Hors d'Oeuvres
Outside Cake
Plated
Server(s)
Tastings
Dessert
French Service
Stations
Bartender(s)
Cash Bar
Champagne Toast
House Beer
House Liquor
House Wine
Limited Bar
Liquor License
Open Bar
Premium Liquor
Specialty Beer
Specialty Wine
Outside Alcohol
Signature Drink
Barware
China
Chocolate Fountain
Flatware
Glassware
Linens
Parking
Shuttle
Valet
Wheelchair Access
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50% Off Ceremony OR Reception Rental

$500.00 Value | Redeem In-Store
Book your wedding or reception in June/July 2018 or in November/December 2018 and receive 50% off Ceremony site OR Reception Hall rental.
Offer Expires: 12/30/2018
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Map

19624 County Road 3, Brainerd, MN 56401   See On Map
218-822-4330 (phone)
The Woods is a wedding venue from Brainerd, MN servicing weddings throughout the local area, including Minneapolis, St. Paul, and Surrounding Areas. The Woods is a professional wedding compound that has been part of the Brainerd wedding industry since 2013 specializing in outdoor ceremony, rustic beauty, event center, reception hall, banquet event, lodging.