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The Best Wedding Venues in Central PA


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The Best Wedding Venues in Central PA

Our top venues for your luxury wedding.


Your wedding day should be one of the most special days of your life. It brings together all your favorite people to celebrate your love, passion, and connection to one another. It’s only fitting that your wedding venue is a unique place where you can create lasting and impactful memories. Lucky for you, our team has compiled the best venues in Central PA. We’ve been designing and planning weddings for quite some time now, so you can trust us on these options. Once you discover your favorite venue, connect with our team and we will take care of all the arrangements.



The Willows at Ashcombe Mansion in Mechanicsburg, PA set up for an outdoor fall wedding


Venue #1: The Willows at Ashcombe Mansion

The venue itself describes their location as a ‘wonderland,’ and we couldn’t agree more. The Willows at Ashcombe Mansion in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania offers breathtaking views across 22 acres of gardens and is a great choice to hold a classy and upscale wedding. The mansion itself is unforgettable. This Victorian-era estate offers winding staircases and stained-glass windows for amazing photo opportunities, on-site ceremonies and receptions, 2nd and 3rd floor preparation suites, and options to rent for 1-3 days. With its beautiful setting, versatile event spaces, and exceptional amenities—it’s no wonder it’s one of our top picks for exchanging vows in Central Pennsylvania.



Outdoor image of Bluestone Estate in Willow Street, PA


Venue #2: Bluestone Estate

Intimate. Cozy. Relaxing. Beautiful. These are some of the ways we would describe Bluestone Estate in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. Think rustic meets chic. This restored barn venue features the original bluestone gable walls which lends to the rustic yet charming atmosphere you’ll find here. The venue itself offers ceremonies inside the barn or in front of the scenic lake, where you can say ‘I do,’ in one of the most romantic outdoor settings in Central, PA. This venue has everything you’ll need as well. Bluestone Estate boasts bridal suites with room and accommodations for the entire party. It even includes a bride’s loft and deck. Additionally, there’s a groom’s space that will make all the guys feel right at home—featuring an island bar, private bathroom, an HD TV…and more!



Artistic off-center shot of the Booking House in Manheim, PA with the logo on the side of their brick building


Venue #3: The Booking House

This industrial modern wedding and event destination in Manheim, Pennsylvania is an absolute must to consider for your wedding day! The Booking House venue is a renovated cigar warehouse initially built in 1884 that offers three floors of event space and can cater to parties of up to 250 people. This is a reliable venue choice for bigger weddings as it can accommodate more guests. With exposed brick walls and luxurious decor, this venue offers full access to the entire building on your big day with custom layouts for every event, a large dance floor, and even a cigar smoking lounge for guests. It’s truly a unique and one-of-a-kind wedding venue.



Outdoor summer photo of Linwood Estate in Carlisle, PA


Venue #4: Linwood Estate

Linwood Estate is nestled on over 300 acres of the Great Appalachian Valley in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. This venue is equally breathtaking as it is romantic. With multiple picturesque locations, you’ll find Instagram-worthy moments all over the place. The estate itself is amazing too—featuring luxurious accommodations, suites large enough for both parties, and access to their beautiful gardens. You’ll find specific packages at this venue that include a 1-day soiree package, a 3-day weekend package, the elegant package, and even the grande package. Each choice boasts its own perks and includes services that can host your 1-day wedding event or provide a weekend of fun and celebration for your guests.



The Historic King Mansion in Downtown Harrisburg during the spring with red and yellow tulips in front of the fence on front street


Venue #5: Historic King Mansion

Ready to feel like royalty? The Historic King Mansion will get you there with their extravagant venue filled with luxury and welcoming scenery and riverfront view in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. This 1920s mansion will throw you and your guests right into the heart of the 1920s with their art deco grandeur along with elegance that will bring your wedding to the next level. This venue has everything—a gentlemen’s den, a conservatory ballroom, the loft (equipped with everything for the bridal party), multiple locations for the ceremony, and even open-air balconies for cocktail hour. We’d say this one is the perfect choice to make your wedding even classier.



Gorgeous evening shot of The Bond Wedding Venue set up for a romantic evening event


Venue #6: The Bond

Downtown York, Pennsylvania holds this gem of a venue. We’re talking about The Bond and its modern and intimate approach. The industrial event space is extremely welcoming and unique with its exposed brick walls, concrete floors, and natural light. The Bond’s newest addition, Royal Square Gardens, offers an outdoor and romantic atmosphere for your wedding ceremony with chandeliers, a mural wall, market lighting, and a fireplace to really set the mood.



Moonstone Manor during summer wedding season in Elizabethtown, PA


Venue #7: Moonstone Manor

With a name like Moonstone Manor, you can count on this venue to be a magical and desirable location for your wedding in Central, Pennsylvania. Voted as the #1 most romantic wedding venue and bed & breakfast, this unique venue in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania welcomes you and your guests to connect with the beauty they have to offer. Originally built in 1742, the Manor House will take you back in time to a simpler approach to celebrating your dream wedding day. With a creek nearby, you can enjoy the sound of rushing water as you take in the scenic views and enjoy the relaxing atmosphere. At the venue, you get access to bridal changing areas, separate groom’s quarters, 20 acres of private grounds with gardens, a pavilion for up to 250 guests, and multiple ceremony sites to choose from. Don’t try to plan this one on your own. Let our team of wedding professionals guide your way.


It’s Time to Book

Did you stumble upon your dream venue? Amazing. Connect with our wedding professionals to book your dream wedding day. There’s no time like the present—and dates fill up quickly, so make sure to get started early and let us do all the planning for you.


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