The 15 Best Wedding Venues in Southern Maryland

Jun 14, 2023

So, you’re engaged! Congratulations! One of the first things that you’re probably thinking about is where to get married. We’ve got you covered! Today, we’re going over 15 wedding venues in Southern Maryland that are absolutely amazing.

15 Southern Maryland Wedding Venues

Here are some of the wedding venues in Southern Maryland that we think are worth looking into if you are starting to plan your wedding!

1. Swan Point Yacht and Country Club

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Swan Point Yacht and Country Club has stunning views and delicious food! It is on the banks of Potomac River, so you know that there will be stunning photo opportunities. 

This is a full-service wedding venue! All of their packages include food, tables and chairs, day-of coordination, and much more!

2. Herrington on the Bay

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Herrington on the Bay offers some stunning wedding spaces that are waterfront! They offer a full-service wedding package that includes the venue, food, bar, service staff, and various on-site amenities.

3. Olde Breton Inn

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This venue is perfect for an elegant and historic wedding! It is located on scenic Breton Bay and has a historic inn on the property. It is also home to a full-service caterer, Bailey’s Catering!

The property has some breathtaking views and has been family owned for 30 years.

4. Robin Hill Farm

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If you are looking for a rustic, classic red barn wedding, then Robin Hill Farm will be perfect for you! Their barn rental is called “The Stables.” This is a beautiful wooden barn with exposed beans, upper level hayloft, a covered porch, and more. They have a variety of rental options available that can be found on their website, as well as a bridal party suite and a grooms room to get ready in!

5. Flora Corner Farm

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Flora Corner Farm is an intimate and unique farm venue that is centrally located to DC, Annapolis, and Virginia. It is a working farm that has been handed down for generations!

This venue is absolutely perfect for smaller, more intimate weddings, but can accommodate up to 130 guests. Package options are available on the website with pricing!

6. Woodlawn Farm

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Woodlawn Farm is an intimate and private option for your wedding. It is a historic farm that has beautiful cottages and a farmhouse on the property! This venue is very flexible and will work to create the wedding of your dreams.

7. The Pavilion at Weatherly

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The Pavilion at Weatherly is another waterfront venue option for you, with 180-degree views of the Potomac River. It faces the sunset and has over 500 feet of waterfront shoreline, making it perfect for some stunning photos! There is a small beach where you can have a bonfire, as well as a lot of outdoor entertainment available to rent. They are dog-friendly and have spaces for the bride and groom to get ready on the wedding day!

8. Celebrations at the Bay

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Celebrations at the Bay is another excellent venue option for waterfront properties, They have over 30 years of experience with planning all-inclusive weddings. You’ll be able to relax in your bridal suite while getting ready, get stunning photos on the waterfront, and dance the night away.

Wedding packages with Celebrations at the Bay include the venue, food, drink, planning, table decor, linens, china, and more.

9. The Barn at Pleasant Acres

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The Barn at Pleasant Acres is the perfect climate-controlled barn that can host weddings all year long! There are various wedding packages available at different price points, make it very flexible for your wants and needs. There are gorgeous rental pieces available and a preferred vendor list that will make planning your day a breeze!

10. Bleues on the Water

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Bleues on the Water is a unique waterfront venue that is located between Annapolis and Baltimore. It has a private waterfront dock and is a bird sanctuary — you can see Bald Eagles, Blue Heron, geese, and all different kinds of birds!

This venue offers all-includisve pricing and has expert wedding planners who give attention to details.

11. Running Hare Vineyard

Running Hare Vineyard offers a few rental options. The first is the Tuscan Villa, which is a year-round rental option. It can be used for ceremonies and receptions and includes use of the ballroom, covered portico, tables, chairs, and dance floor. 

The second option is the Hilltop Pavilion, which is a seasonal rental. This is an open-sided pavilion that can accommodate up to 80 seated guests. It looks out on the vineyard and countryside, which are absolutely stunning views!

12. Historic Savage Mill Manor

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You will love having a wedding in this Old Victorian manor house, which was built in 1844! There is a spacious bridal room and a groom’s room on the property for couples to get ready in. You can then have a garden ceremony under the gazebo and an intimate reception in the indoor ballroom!

13. The Villa

The Villa has two ballrooms to choose from — each one has its own unique look that will give you the wedding of your dreams!

They offer all-inclusive wedding packages, where the venue, food, beverage, linens, set-up, take-down, day-of coordination and more are included!

14. Historic Oakland

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Historic Oakland will give you a wedding in a peaceful wooded area in the heart of downtown Columbia. It was built in 1811, so it is one of the most historic (and beautiful!) buildings in Howard County. 

There are 3 spaces that you can use for your wedding, and you will be able to create your unique wedding day by hiring your own outside vendors!

15. Cherry Hill Ballroom

Finally, there is Cherry Hill Ballroom. This venue gives you a variety of options for your decor, food, and layout. They can accommodate both indoor and outdoor weddings. There are no required vendors, so you are able to make your day as affordable or as big of a party as you wish to!