Love is in the air as the spring season begins to bloom. If you’re looking for a breathtaking destination wedding, look no further than Calumet County. Calumet County is home to an array of unique venues that are designed to make all of your dreams come true on your special day. Tour Brindlewood Barn, Carsten’s Mill, Round Lake Farms, and Stone Prairie to fall in love with their true Wisconsin charm. Read on to find your perfect place in Calumet County.
On the outskirts of Calumet County lies Brindlewood Barn in the quaint town of Hilbert, Wisconsin. Brindlewood Barn combines a rustic, small-town farm feel with a modern edge. This newly renovated barn kept its authentic, original beams and accentuated this rustic feature with twinkling lights, setting the tone for the fairytale you’ve been dreaming of.
Aside from its charming features, Brindlewood Barn provides the perfect set up if you’re looking for an outdoor venue. The outdoor spaces are ideal for guests to spread out and enjoy the celebration. From a bonfire area, decks built off the barn, and of course, the outdoor yard, there’s plenty of room for everyone to mingle.
Brindlewood Barn staff takes care of everything from start to finish so every couple can feel comfortable and take in the precious moments of the entire wedding day. On site, the bridal party can settle in the bridal suite while the groom and his groomsmen enjoy the groom’s bar. Meanwhile, the staff sets up the chairs, the arch, and preps to make your ceremony perfect and peaceful as you are surrounded by the countryside.
But it doesn’t stop there, Brindlewood Barn brings the rustic barn to life, setting up dinner, dancing, and an unforgettable reception to celebrate your magical love. Even though the venue is secluded, there’s many accommodations nearby checking all the boxes for the destination wedding you’ve always imagined.
Dating back to 1898, Carsten’s Mill was first built in the center of Brillion and quickly became known as the tallest building in Calumet County. Up until 2010, the mill was fully operating and family run. After it was bought out, remnants of its ancient history were left intact, adding to its authentic appeal.
Today, Carsten’s Mill is a go-to destination wedding venue in Calumet County with its unique and historical features that bring all the charm. As you tour the venue, you'll notice the warm, cream-city brick along the walls and shiplap ceiling. Each of these distinct characteristics truly bring the wow factor in this central Brillion gem.
On site, there are two rooms, the North room and the South room of which provide you the opportunity to make your day as picture-perfect as you’d like. In the North room, the shiplap ceiling adds all the ambiance to this designated dining space while the South room holds the picturesque ceremony. In addition, Carsten’s Mill has a movable bar that can be arranged to fit your wants and needs.
As you admire the rustic beauty of Carsten’s Mill, pick out the historic features from vintage bottles, tins, and decor that has been preserved throughout the years. Such historical artifacts are kept and displayed to bring back cherished memories as you embark on a lifetime adventure creating new ones of your own.
Another Brillion, Wisconsin gem is Round Lake Farms, one of Ariens Co Hospitality’s amazing venues. Calumet County’s Round Lake Farms is especially beautiful by location, interior, and amenities offered on site.
The hillside location is absolutely remarkable as it is set right beside a scenic lake. With such an incredible view, the serene backdrop for pictures will be beyond memorable for your big day. Capture your precious moments along the shore or on the connected dock.
Not only is the location beaming with beauty, but the building itself has gorgeous features. This 12,000 square foot indoor venue has a rich wooden interior, large windows that bring the warmth of the sunshine in, and a one-of-a-kind stone fireplace.
In addition to the buildings’ breathtaking beauty, there are bountiful amenities including a bridal suite, exclusive wine cellar, built-in bar and tasting room. In the lower level, enjoy your crafted cocktails then venture upstairs for dinner and dancing.
Ariens Co Hospitality also houses Stone Prairie, a spectacular Calumet County venue for your dream destination wedding. Stone Prairie was built on the foundation of a quaint 19th century homestead and now serves as a fully outdoor venue surrounded by a pristine natural conservation preserve.
To add to the magical natural elements of this venue, Stone Prairie has a lush greenhouse full of colorful budding plants and blooming flowers. Take in their fragrances, delicate beauty, and symbolization representing the new life you’re beginning on this day of unity.
Though this isn’t just an ordinary greenhouse, it was imported from England making this spot the one and only venue like it. With included features like the greenhouse, it enhances the entire experience and makes your day feel even more special.
Even though this unique spot is fully outdoors, the greenhouse has an attached patio of which can be used for either the ceremony or reception. Also on site, there are two fully-heated pavilions for guests to stay warm.
Calumet County is truly the perfect place for your dream destination wedding. Each venue offers its own unique features that will make your day feel so special. From Brindlewood Barn and Carsten’s Mill to Round Lake Farms and Stone Prairie, you’ll surely fall in love with these incredible venues.
For an exclusive preview of Calumet County’s dreamy wedding venues, watch Discover Wisconsin’s original short ‘Destination Wedding: Calumet County’ below:
Hailey Rose: Writer for Discover Mediaworks. A born & bred Wisconsinite with a love for fishing, hunting, and enjoying the great outdoors.
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