Have a Wedding on the Water with these 8 North Texas Waterfront Venues
by Sara Haugland October 6
Having a waterfront wedding in the middle of Texas is easier than you may think! These eight waterfront North Texas wedding venues are sure to bring uniqueness and fun along the way – not to mention the spectacular and one-of-a-kind views that are included. These venues will take your breath away, and your guests will love feeling a breeze off of the water! Scroll through these Texas waterfront venues to find the perfect local for your celebration!
The Yacht Club at Chandlers Landing – If you’re looking for a venue with effortless beauty, then look no further than the Yacht Club at Chandler’s Landing. Jaws will drop as your guests experience the beautiful sunset over the lake – talk about an incredible end-of-the-night send-off. The venue is just as lovely inside with a recently renovated clubhouse that includes high-end amenities such as a lakeside restaurant, bar lounge, pool, tennis courts and fitness center.
Photo: Sincerely, Staton
The Milestone Denton –The Milestone in Denton is an exquisite coastal-inspired mansion that combines Southern charm and elegance! Sitting on 15 acres of beautiful land, there’s no other place to have a waterfront mansion wedding. The venue’s gorgeous dock and gazebo overlooking the pond offer the sweetest intimate ceremony locations and serve as the perfect backdrop for any photos. This all-around stunning venue is sure to serve as the perfect location for any waterfront wedding!
Photo: Charla Storey
Lone Star Lodge and Marina – Lone Star Lodge and Marina is a wedding venue located in Pilot Point, Texas, also serving the Dallas area. Located in the foothills of Central Texas, this waterfront venue is situated on 30 acres of breathtaking natural landscape in Jordan State Park. Here, you and your guests can enjoy majestic oak trees, natural plant life, luxury accommodations, and rustic tranquillity.
The French Farmhouse – Nestled on 56 acres of open field, featuring beautiful oak trees, a covered bridge and a three-acre lake, The French Farmhouse is bringing a French touch to North Texas! This brand-new wedding venue is sure to wow with their stunning views, oh-so cute farmhouse and on-site inn, located right on the water. Be one of the first to have your waterfront wedding here – it’s without-a-doubt worth the wait!
Avalon Legacy Ranch – Avalon Legacy Ranch is unimaginably unique and gloriously beautiful – making it the perfect backdrop for your wedding. Nestled in the midst of 25 wooded acres bordering a stunning reservoir perfect for waterfront photos, Avalon Legacy Ranch is everything you have ever imagined and McKinney’s top choice of wedding venues. Avalon Legacy Ranch is the only wedding venue of its kind. No copycat barn, no rectangular room; instead, a myriad of places for your guests to enjoy making your day their very favorite.
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The Nest at Ruth Farms – The Nest at Ruth Farms features a beautiful white-washed barn on 37 acres of lush rolling fields. Whether you’re searching for a venue with a waterfront ceremony option or looking for a beautiful backdrop for your photos, their breathtaking venue and surrounding land form the perfect gathering place for friends and family alike to come together and celebrate the things that matter most.
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Dallas Arboretum – Isn’t Dallas Arboretum just the prettiest place for a garden wedding? Nothing could make this location better – oh, except for the gorgeous lake in the background to completely tie everything together! With so many different locations to choose from in this one venue, you will without-a-doubt find what you are looking for. Have your own private oasis wedding at this waterfront venue!
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Trinity River Audubon Center – Trying to find a way to bring the outdoors in? Trinity River Audubon Center is the venue for you. With floor-to-ceiling windows that look out onto a vast nature preserve, this venue is a dream come true. No need to make backup plans with this stunning space, because rain or shine, you’ll be able to rest easy knowing that your picture-perfect wedding day is secure.
Photo: AR Photography
Bethel Rock — Known fondly as the venue with the views, Bethel Rock is family owned and operated. “The Ranch” at Bethel Rock is a unique wedding venue nestled in the North Texas countryside with striking views surrounding the property. Set on 32 privately owned acres and with a lake on the property, this unique and beautiful natural backdrop are sure to make your vision of the perfect wedding come to life.
Photo: Madison Grace Photo
See our full list of preferred DFW venues on our Venues directory here. Happy planning!