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NEW! Hidden Treasures 

USA Venues hosting weddings for less than $2000

We want to create a resource for budget wedding couples to easily source hidden treasure wedding venues in their area. If you are a US Wedding Venue Provider or a couple who knows of a wonderful venue for less than 2k, let us know via our contact form.  This directory will be a while in the making so please be patient and show your support by inviting other couples to submit their venues.

NOTE: These listings are NOT sponsored, they are suggestions offered by actual couples who have found these gems and shared the details with us. Venues and couples are invited to submit venue details if they meet the requirements, there is NO CHARGE for doing so. This resource exists to assist budget couples find beautiful charming wedding venues for less than $2000. Venues are in alphabetic order in the menu, via state.

If you host weddings for less than $2000 please share your details here so we can add them to our Hidden Treasures Directory. Please add your details as follows:


1. Location (state)

2. Venue Name

3. Price and brief outline of what is included

4. Website link

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Couples please share this wide so we can gather as many hidden treasure wedding venues for less than $2000 making a great resource for budget wedding couples.

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Alabama

Hidden treasures, wedding venues for less than $2000 in Alabama, US

Hodges Farm - Barn Venue 


Guntersville, Alabama about 45 minutes from Huntsville.

The owner writes: Hodges Farm LLC during December, January and February price is $1750 on Saturdays. 

Florida

Hidden treasures, wedding venues for less than $2000 in Florida, US

St. Francis Barracks in St. Augustine Fl. 


82 Marine St

St. Augustine, FL 32084

Cori Niles

Events Coordinator

Phone: 904-825-1004

Permit Guidelines


A reader writes: 

Non military is $2000 for the Cedar Room, kitchen, fireplace room, and courtyard, and it has a walk through museum that can be open free of charge. 


Military is $300. There is a bar that can used for an extra fee and a larger outdoor area that costs extra, but for a small ceremony it is great!


Illinois

Hidden treasures, wedding venues for less than $2000 in Missouri, US

ILLINOIS Decatur Park District in Decatur


A reader writes: $1000 for the entire day includes table and chairs! My daughter is getting married at the golf course with a reception in the enclosed pavilion. What is awesome is they do not double book so the indoor reception venue won’t have an event as the same time as us!


Rental Fee

$750–2,250/event

Updated Pricing with all details PDF Here

The rental fee includes:

  • Rental for the full day for your ceremony and reception (8am–midnight)
  • Event consultation & custom scaled floorplan
  • 6’ round tables and white folding chairs
  • Linens
  • One-hour ceremony rehearsal on Friday, based on availability

Iowa

Hidden treasures, wedding venues for less than $2000 in Iowa, US

The Iowa State Fairgrounds 


" ....offers a beautiful, picturesque backdrop to your big day, complete with several venue options as well as expert staff to help you plan your event. Whether you’re looking for a ceremony site, a reception hall or some great photo ops, our scenic Fairgrounds offers the perfect blend of convenience and charm."

  • Jake's Club – Jacobson Exhibition Center
  • Bruce L. Rastetter 4-H Exhibits Building
  • Paul R. Knapp Animal Learning Center
  • Walnut Center
  • John Deere Agriculture Building
  • William C. Knapp Varied Industries Building
  • William C. Knapp Varied Industries Conference Center

A reader writes: ... we're using one of our fairground buildings.. $450 fri-sun.. has all the tables and chairs included. Also a kitchen with appliances to use. Cash bar, open bar, or byob.. were responsible for setting up and taking down..

Kentucky

Hidden treasures, wedding venues for less than $2000 in Kentucky, US

South Union Shaker Village


896 Shaker Museum Road

Auburn, KY 42206


Ceremony and reception from $800


For Available Dates and Pricing Contact: [email protected]


Minnesota

Hidden treasures, wedding venues for less than $2000 in Minnesota, US

Alexandria Minnesota weddings under $2000

  • Vadnais Snail Lake -STARTING AT $1,428 FOR 50 GUESTS
  • Gopher Hills Golf Course -STARTING AT $1,500 FOR 50 GUESTS
  • Tony Schmidt Regional Park - STARTING AT $1,374 FOR 50 GUESTS
  • Battle Creek Regional Park - STARTING AT $1,518 FOR 50 GUESTS

Missouri

Hidden treasures, wedding venues for less than $2000 in Missouri, US

The Missouri Botanical Garden 


Botanical garden located at 4344 Shaw Boulevard in St. Louis, Missouri. It is also known informally as Shaw's Garden, Midwest USA. 


A reader writes that via  St. Louis Botanical Gardens, their Reception was all-inclusive: price included space, catering, table/chair set up, bartender, and cake table =  $2,300.

 

Boxwood Gazebo - Facility Rental: Ceremony Only: $1,200

Chinese Garden - Facility Rental: Ceremony Only: $1200

Alabama

Florida

Iowa

Illinois

Kentucky

Minnesota

Missouri

Hodges Farm - Barn Venue 


Guntersville, Alabama about 45 minutes from Huntsville.


The owner writes: 

Hodges Farm LLC during December, January and February price is $1750 on Saturdays. 

If you host weddings for less than $2000 please share your details here so we can add them to our Hidden Treasures Directory.

Please add your details as follows:



1. Location (state)

2. Venue Name

3. Price and brief outline of what is included

4. Website link

5. Pic

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