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Minnesota Waterfront Wedding Venues

Waterfront wedding venues offer a breathtaking scenery combined with a relaxed vibe. Whether you’re getting married near a lake or by the ocean, there’s something oh-so romantic about a waterfront wedding venue. Browse these gorgeous waterfront wedding venues and start planning your big day.

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St. James Hotel, Est. 1875
St. James Hotel, Est. 1875
82 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Red Wing, MN

St. James Hotel, Est. 1875 is a historic wedding venue located in Red Wing, Minnesota that will provide you with an extraordinary backdrop for your special day. This vintage venue has hosted distinctive events for over 150 years while overlooking the bluffs of the Mississippi River and the rustic... (Waterfront Weddings Minnesota)

Quarterdeck Resort
Quarterdeck Resort
1 review
· Waterfront Weddings · Nisswa, MN

The Boathouse Event Center is the perfect spot for your unique Wedding and Reception. We offer a Grass Ceremony area overlooking Gull Lake, or the beautiful 80 foot patio with white pergola. Your guest will love the crisp white nautical feel as they enter the Boathouse. Our white farm tables and... (Waterfront Weddings Minnesota)

Nicollet Island Pavilion
Nicollet Island Pavilion
21 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Minneapolis, MN

Nicollet Island Pavilion is an award-winning historic waterfront wedding venue located in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Originally built in 1886, it offers iconic views of the Mississippi River, historic Saint Anthony Main and downtown Minneapolis, making it the ideal location for couples looking for a... (Waterfront Weddings Minnesota)

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Big Rock Creek
Big Rock Creek
5 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Saint Croix Falls, WI

Big Rock Creek is a historic estate located near St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin. With almost 1,000 acres and a massive barn built from railroad timbers, this private estate offers a charming, rustic atmosphere for you and your loved ones to bask in for your wedding day. Facilities and Capacity Big Rock... (Waterfront Weddings Minnesota)

The Jewel Golf Club
The Jewel Golf Club
1 review
· Waterfront Weddings · Lake City, MN

The Jewel Golf Club is a wedding venue located in Lake City, Minnesota that is surrounded by the majestic Mississippi River Bluffs and offers a one-of-a-kind location for your special day. Tucked away in a scenic setting with panoramic views of manicured greens and lush fairways, this hidden gem... (Waterfront Weddings Minnesota)

Guests 20 to 90
Westgate Sportsman's Club
Westgate Sportsman's Club
1 review
· Waterfront Weddings · Eau Claire, WI

Thank you for considering Westgate Sportsman’s Club for your wedding and catering needs! Our facility is spread out on sixty nine acres of land over looking the beautiful Chippewa River. We have multiple areas to use for your outdoor ceremony as well as an area indoors if the weather isn’t as... (Waterfront Weddings Minnesota)

The Boat Club
The Boat Club
29 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Duluth, MN

The Boat Club is Duluth’s best lakeside dining spot located in the Historic Fitger’s Inn. We can host all of your wedding needs from ceremonies beside the lake to receptions of many sizes. It’s our honor to bring you the area’s freshest fish, seafood and steak entree’s while celebrating the beauty... (Waterfront Weddings Minnesota)

Duluth Parks & Recreation
Duluth Parks & Recreation
3 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Duluth, MN

City of Duluth - Parks and Recreation is a collection of stunning outdoor wedding venues located in the heart of Minnesota. Couples have the choice of picturesque locations enveloped by green trees, overlooking waterfront scenes, or situated beneath captivating sunsets. These spaces accommodate... (Waterfront Weddings Minnesota)

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Bavaria Downs
Bavaria Downs
12 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Chaska, MN

Bavaria Downs is a breathtaking mansion wedding venue located just 25 minutes from Minneapolis (near Lake Minnetonka). This luxury European-style even campus offers luxury and elegance in abundance. Choose from two scenic properties; the well-established Edward Anne Estate (Opened in 2018), and the... (Waterfront Weddings Minnesota)

For 100 Guests $12k - $30k
Water Street Inn
Water Street Inn
17 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Stillwater, MN

The Water Street Inn provides the ideal setting for your wedding reception. Our Stillwater, Minnesota bed and breakfast, with its rich decor and grand rooms with 12-foot ceilings is the perfect place to celebrate your special day. Our staff will be more than happy to coordinate the smooth running... (Waterfront Weddings Minnesota)

Guests 50 to 250
Mallards On The St. Croix
Mallards On The St. Croix
Waterfront Weddings · Bayport, MN

Picturesque setting for your grooms dinner, rehearsal dinner, ceremony or reception. Located right on the St. Croix River in the Bayport Marina, just miles from Stillwater. Have your ceremony on the point and your reception in our beautiful dining room with wall to wall windows overlooking the... (Waterfront Weddings Minnesota)

The Olive Branch Retreat
The Olive Branch Retreat
1 review
· Waterfront Weddings · Grey Eagle, MN

Exhilarate in the special moments of life. Outdoor weddings are beautiful at the Olive Branch Retreat. You are destined to have a memorable experience with a view of the lake, patio for outdoor candle-lit dinner, and massive yard for the festivities. Decorate to your taste, or allow nature and the... (Waterfront Weddings Minnesota)

The Barn at Mirror Lake
The Barn at Mirror Lake
Waterfront Weddings · Mondovi, WI

The Barn at Mirror Lake is a restored barn and wedding venue located in Mondovi, Wisconsin. The Barn at Mirror Lake is located in a farm setting, conveniently close to the Minneapolis and St. Paul area. For hot summer days, cool fall days, or cozy winter events, the Barn at Mirror Lake has... (Waterfront Weddings Minnesota)

For 100 Guests $2k - $3k
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Three Sons Signature Cuisine
Three Sons Signature Cuisine
3 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Minneapolis, MN

The Event Centre itself occupies three levels of St. Anthony Main complex ’s southern-most section, which was originally the Salisbury-Satterlee Mattress Factory. It offers a total capacity of 550 guests for a seated event or 1,000 guests for a non-seated social event. Weather permitting, the... (Waterfront Weddings Minnesota)

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The Hideaway at Xanadu Island
The Hideaway at Xanadu Island
Waterfront Weddings · Battle Lake, MN

The Hideaway at Xanadu Island is a lakeside barn wedding venue located in Battle Lake, Minnesota. The extremely secluded facility is on a private island, surrounded by natural beauty and irresistible charm. The space successfully marries rustic with retro, and allows for couples to make it truly... (Waterfront Weddings Minnesota)

St. Croix inn
St. Croix inn
Waterfront Weddings · Solon Springs, WI

St. Croix Inn is a hotel wedding venue located in Solon Springs, Wisconsin. Overlooking the Upper Saint Croix Lake, this picturesque site allows couples to wed with spectacular views. This sleepy town allows you and your guests to escape the hustle of the big city and rejoice in total harmony. With... (Waterfront Weddings Minnesota)

Grand Ely Lodge
Grand Ely Lodge
2 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Ely, MN

Located in Ely, Minneapolis, Grand Ely Lodge is a hotel venue that hosts weddings and special events. Situated on the shores of Shagawa Lake, this property offers spectacular views that make a stunning backdrop to nuptials. Couples who choose to exchange vows here can expect gorgeous surroundings,... (Waterfront Weddings Minnesota)

Somerby Golf Club
Somerby Golf Club
8 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Byron, MN

Searching for the perfect place for your dream wedding? Look no further than Somerby, an elegant setting inspired by the stately manors and charming villages of the English countryside. Whether you want a small, intimate gathering or a divine event for the masses, Somerby's Clubhouse is the ideal... (Waterfront Weddings Minnesota)

Guests 40 to 330
Minnesota Zoo
Minnesota Zoo
13 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Saint Paul, MN

Say “I Do” at the Zoo! The Minnesota Zoo’s lush grounds and serene settings form an enchanting and unique backdrop for your special day. The Zoo features a number of distinctive, private locations for your ceremony, social hour and reception. By hosting your event at the Zoo, you can celebrate more... (Waterfront Weddings Minnesota)

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Chase On The Lake
Chase On The Lake
22 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Walker, MN

Historic Chase on the Lake Resort & Spa located in downtown Walker and on the shores of Leech Lake has been a favorite destination since 1922. Named Best Lakeside Resort by the Minneapolis Star Tribune, the Chase offers upscale lodging, lakeside dining, Aveda spa, 2 lane bowling alley, unique... (Waterfront Weddings Minnesota)

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