6 Authentic Farm Venues

Featured Venues

Virginia is home to some of the best rustic farm venues in the country, and here are 6 of our favorites. We chose them for their authentic rustic features, such as historic barns with original woodwork, functioning grain silos, and resident farm animals. These venues are perfect for the bride looking to step back in time to rolling pastures, peacefully grazing farm animals, and pastoral views.

Ballenger Farm

Location: Hamilton, VA

Website: https://theballengerfarm.com/

Capacity: 100 guests

2023 Pricing: $2,850 – $7,650*

Amenities: Getting-ready rooms, overnight accommodations for 8, weekend rental, full kitchen for catering, outside vendors allowed

Hamilton’s Ballenger Farm has true rustic beauty. It’s working barns are in their original form, presenting a great backdrop for a wedding tent placed in the pasture. Friendly chickens and goats are a bonus, as well as a picturesque koi pond. The farm is also a bed and breakfast, and can be rented out for the entire weekend.

Murray Hill

Location: Leesburg, VA

Website: https://www.murrayhillevents.com/

Capacity: 200 guests

Amenities: Getting-ready rooms, tables and chairs, in-house florals, overnight rental for set-up/breakdown

2022 Pricing: $5,000 – $8,000*

Murray Hill offers a renovated barn that is open to a large field along the long side of the building. With glamorous table settings inside and pastoral views outside, the venue is a perfect mix of modern and old. The barn seats up to 200, although there are 4 other spaces available, including some with Potomac river views.

Barns of Madison County

Location: Etlan, VA

Website: https://www.thebarnsofmc.com/

Capacity: 100 guests

2022 Pricing: $5,000-$5,500*

Amenities: Outdoor and indoor spaces, tables and chairs, rustic decor, arbor, 2 changing rooms, parking, on-site coordinator

Although a bit off the beaten path, this venue has 2 cute red barns and stunning mountain views that make the extra miles worth it. It also has a clear arbor ceiling over the patio, which means that guests can enjoy the fresh air and views even in the rain.

Tranquility Farm

Location: Purcellville, VA

Website: https://tranquility-farm.net/

Capacity: 120 guests

2023 Pricing: $8,500 – $10,500*

Amenities: Bridal suite and getting-ready rooms, overnight accommodations for up to 16, weekend rental, indoor and outdoor spaces, tables and chairs, outside vendors allowed

Tranquility Farm lives up to its name. Tucked into a quiet, picturesque part of Purcellville, the venue keeps resident horses, a grain silo, and 23 acres of preserved farmland and forest along Goose Creek. Its Antique Barn, used for receptions, retains its original stone walls and historic woodwork.

6 Pastures

Location: Winchester, VA

Website: https://6pastures.com/

Capacity: 250 guests

2022 Pricing: $5,000 – $10,000*

Amenities: Getting-ready rooms, outside vendors allowed, indoor and outdoor spaces, ample parking, putting green

Set on a mountainside, 6 Pastures is a working organic cattle farm that offers gorgeous views from a cozy, 2-floor barn. The winding road up to the site is so picturesque you’ll want to stop and take photos before you even get there. The venue is notable on this list its large seating capacity of over 250.

Rillhurst Farm

Location: Boston, VA

Website: https://www.rillhurstweddings.com/

Capacity: 135 guests

2023 Pricing: $6,500 – $14,500*

Amenities: Indoor and outdoor spaces, overnight accommodations, tables and chairs, ample parking, getting-ready rooms, tent and restroom trailer rentals, weekend (and extended weekend) rentals

Rillhurst offers pastoral views of surrounding farmland and an original brick farmhouse from the 1800’s. It’s barn has been renovated on the inside, and has an opening along the back wall to allow guests to enjoy the views and the fresh breeze, but otherwise it retains its original historic charm. There are multiple ceremony spots available, including one with water views.

*Pricing provided is approximate and dependent on the number of guests and amenities chosen. Please contact the venue directly for accurate pricing information.

Cover Photo by RubySky Photography