Branson is Missouri's liveliest tourist destination, home to world-class entertainment and attractions along its famed Strip, including the theme park thrills of Silver Dollar City and the beautiful historic excursions of the Branson Scenic Railway. The bustling city, which is located along the picturesque banks of Table Rock Lake within the stunning foothills of the Ozark Mountains, is a popular wedding destination for couples throughout the United States, offering chapels, resorts, and full-service event venues to suit every couple's needs, from intimate elopements to elaborate receptions and bachelorette parties. Rustic venues like the Dogwood Chapel and the Log Chapel of the Ozarks perform traditional ceremonies in historic settings, while spectacular resorts like Big Cedar Lodge feature luxury add-on wedding packages with amenities like yacht rides and private fireworks displays.
1.The Branson Convention Center
© The Branson Convention Center
The Branson Convention Center is a world-class convention and event center in the heart of the newly-opened Branson Landing development, offering an amazing 220,000 square feet of event space for weddings and events of all sizes and configurations. The high-tech architectural landmark is home to a gorgeous 22,000-square-foot ballroom that can be configured into smaller venues for more intimate ceremonies and receptions, along with 14 flexible breakout rooms that can serve as bride or groom suites or spaces for rehearsal dinners. Complete onsite catering services are offered by the center's award-winning catering team, who have crafted spectacular options for the center's signature SAVOR menu. Full-service event management is available for all events, including in-house decorators and the center's onsite audiovisual company.
200 S Sycamore St, Branson, MO 65616, Phone: 417-336-5401
2.Bear Creek Weddings
Bear Creek Weddings offer an opportunity for beautiful rustic weddings just minutes outside of Branson, located on eight acres in the lovely city of Walnut Shade. The gorgeous banquet hall is perfect for couples looking for large and small wedding accommodations alike, offering three onsite venues that can host up to 180 guests apiece. Venues include the charming Tree Top Chapel, the majestic Timberline Hall ballroom, and the picturesque outdoor Ledgestone Garden. All guests can enjoy tastings from the venue's onsite wine cellar and tasting room at Bear Creek Wine Company. Full event services are offered for all weddings, ranging from catering and DJ options to wedding photographers, personalized cakes, and audiovisual services. After the wedding, the happy couple and their guests can stay at the venue's lovely cabins or bed and breakfast facility and can enjoy complimentary breakfast the following morning.
1320 Keithley Rd, Walnut Shade, MO 65771, Phone: 417-443-0036
3.Chateau on the Lake Resort Spa and Convention Center
© Chateau on the Lake Resort Spa and Convention Center
Chateau on the Lake Resort Spa and Convention Center is a gorgeous upscale resort set in a grand chateau just minutes from the main Branson Strip on 76 Country Boulevard. The resort, which is commonly referred to as the "Castle in the Ozarks," is located on the shores of beautiful Table Rock Lake and showcases striking design elements throughout such as romantic garden terraces, courtyard fountains, and splendid alabaster chandeliers. More than 53,000 square feet of event space is offered throughout the resort, perfect for weddings large and small. In addition to a 32,000-square-foot Great Hall, the resort also offers several banquet rooms perfect for receptions, a private dining room at the Chateau Grille for rehearsal dinners, and outdoor venue seating for up to 250 guests. After the wedding, guests can stay in style at the resort's deluxe guest rooms and suites, which offer amenities such as minibars and mountain views.
415 N State Hwy 265, Branson, MO 65616, Phone: 888-333-5253
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Dogwood Chapel is a rustic log cabin chapel located just seven miles north of Branson's Strip, perfect for couples looking for simple, authentic mountain wedding ceremonies. The lovely nondenominational chapel was constructed by local artisans more than 50 years ago and is available for wedding ceremonies seven days a week. Ceremonies can hold up to 60 guests or can be performed just for couples as part of elopements or intimate ceremonies. All wedding packages include an officiant and a fully-decorated chapel space, with upgraded packages available to include wedding photography options. Though reception and rehearsal space are not offered at the chapel, chapel staff can work with couples to help secure the perfect area location for other wedding festivities.
3265 State Hwy F, Branson, MO 65616, Phone: 417-335-8941
5.Dooley's Chapel on the Lake
Dooley's Chapel on the Lake is a gorgeous waterfront resort venue in Branson, located on the shores of pristine Table Rock Lake. The charming Ozark Mountain chapel, which was originally opened as Dooley Lodges and Resort, is home to a newly-opened two-level chapel space that will accommodate up to 150 guests for wedding ceremonies, featuring beautiful wood floors and beams, dimmable chandeliers, and soaring windows offering ample natural lighting. Intimate weddings can be performed on the chapel's lower level space, which can also accommodate cocktail receptions or serve as a waiting space for wedding attendees. Outside, a lovely handmade pergola adorns the venue's Glen area, which can also accommodate up to 150 guests. Other amenities include bride and groom preparation suites and a full catering prep kitchen for caterers of couples' choice.
1060 Crow's Nest Trail, #2, Branson, MO 65616, Phone: 417-338-2524
6.Emory Creek Victorian Bed and Breakfast
Emory Creek Victorian Bed and Breakfast is a stunning private country-style bed and breakfast facility located on eight acres in Branson, just minutes away from the lively attractions, shows, and theme parks of the Branson Strip. The Victorian-style bed and breakfast showcases splendid 19th-century decor, making it a perfect choice for couples looking for wedding venues with historic charm and quaint ambiance. Wedding ceremony packages are offered in the B&B's Victorian parlor, which is decorated with chapel-style decorations and can accommodate up to 18 guests. Live piano music is offered for all wedding ceremonies, along with a minister and a honeymoon suite stay for one night following the wedding. All beautiful rooms at the B&B offer jetted tubs, four-poster beds, and four-course breakfasts each morning, along with access to the facility's in-room movie and board game library.
143 Arizona Dr, Branson, MO 65616, Phone: 417-334-3805
Integrity Hills is a romantic European-inspired chapel located high above Table Rock Lake in the city of Ridgedale, located just minutes from the lively attractions of Branson. The chapel, which was constructed by local Ozark Mountain craftsmen, is set atop a majestic hillside and showcases spectacular elements such as iron chandeliers, a grand stone floor, and a 19-foot cedar cross framed by picture windows with panoramic lake views. All venue rentals include private banquet space for receptions, featuring tables and chairs, a dance floor, and an onsite day-of wedding coordinator. Catering and beverage packages are available to complement all receptions, including personalized cakes and champagne toasts. Extra-special add-ons to make weddings even more perfect include horse-drawn carriage rides, fire pit use, and private champagne tours of Table Rock Lake.
280 Integrity Hills Dr, Ridgedale, MO 65739, Phone: 417-339-5159
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Lindwedel Winery is one of Branson's premiere wineries, opened in 2007 within the beautiful rolling hills of the Ozark Mountains. The winery specializes in high-quality red and white varietals that are grown throughout Missouri and the Eastern United States, showcased in handcrafted boutique wines. Outdoor weddings are offered on the winery's gorgeous property, which offers indoor and outdoor patio and deck spaces that can accommodate parties of up to 50. Wedding ceremonies can be held at the vineyard's outdoor amphitheater, which offers sound equipment and a wireless microphone system. One hour of rehearsal time is offered as part of all packages, along with bartending services, wine tastings, tables and chairs, and full setup and cleanup.
3158 MO-265, Branson, MO 65616, Phone: 417-338-0256
9.Log Chapel Of The Ozarks
Log Chapel Of The Ozarks is a gorgeous woodland venue just north of Branson, nestled within the beautiful scenery of the surrounding Ozark Mountains. The venue offers intimate Christian wedding services for small wedding parties of 15 guests or less, housed within its rustic one-room log cabin cedar chapel. Lovely decor elements within the chapel include hand-blown oil lamps and a natural candelabra, set amidst the panorama of the venue's gorgeous landscaped gardens. Full wedding planning services are available for all rentals, with custom packages offering amenities to meet every couple's individualized needs. Wedding packages include officiants, witnesses, wedding photography and video services, and a complimentary bridal bouquet and unity candle. Vow renewal ceremonies are also available for couples looking to reaffirm their marriages and strengthen the bond of their years together.
1708 Bee Creek Rd, Branson, MO 65616, Phone: 417-334-6000
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10.Sycamore Creek Family Ranch
Sycamore Creek Family Ranch is one of Branson's most unique wedding venues, overlooking the gorgeous Lake Taneycomo on 272 acres of rolling pasture landscape. The venue is known as one of Branson's premiere event venues for wedding festivities, offering spaces for ceremonies, receptions, rehearsals, engagement parties, and bachelor and bachelorette parties. Two scenic locations are available for event rental, including the facility's temperature-controlled Heartwood Barn, which can accommodate up to 300 guests. An outdoor venue is also offered, shaded by a beautiful 200-year-old sycamore tree. All-inclusive wedding packages include setup and cleanup, a preferred vendor list, audiovisual services, and in-house catering and DJs for an additional fee.
2657 Sunset Inn Rd, Branson, MO 65616, Phone: 417-593-9628
11.The Atrium Event Center
The Atrium Event Center is a lovely event venue in Merriam Woods, located just minutes from the attractions of Branson's Strip. The venue is owned and operated by certified wedding coordinator Sarah Bittner and her husband Nate, who help happy couples through every step of planning and executing their big days to ensure stress-free experiences. A beautiful modern farmhouse venue is available for ceremonies and receptions, seating up to 300 guests and showcasing gorgeous design elements like decorative vaulted ceilings and marbleized floors. All rentals include use of the venue's bride and groom suites, family and pet suites, outdoor patio, and prep kitchen for catering selections.
10500 US-160, Merriam Woods, MO 65740, Phone: 417-546-0027
12.The Homestead at Rosewood
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The Homestead at Rosewood is one of Branson's most intimate wedding venues, housed within a gorgeous century-old homestead cabin that was relocated to the region in 1981 and completely renovated in 2015. Today, the facility offers modern amenities for smaller weddings and events, including receptions, rehearsal dinners, and engagement parties. Up to 50 guests can be accommodated within the venue's indoor and outdoor spaces, which feature gorgeous rustic decor and lush landscaping. All-inclusive wedding packages are available for elopements or elaborate ceremonies, offering use of the venue's sound systems, bridal suite, setup and cleanup services, and local wedding cake and photography vendor partners. Seven different wedding package levels are available to complement every couple's budget and needs, ranging from simple ceremony packages to lavish reception celebrations.
673 Rosewood Dr, Branson, MO 65616, Phone: 417-719-9799
13.Pointe Royale Golf Village
Pointe Royale Golf Village is a gorgeous Ozark Mountain paradise set along the banks of Lake Taneycomo, offering 18 holes of championship golf along with condominium rentals for short-term and long-term stays in the Branson region. The venue's stately clubhouse can be used as a special event venue for events such as weddings and receptions, showcasing gorgeous banquet room spaces with towering ceilings and regal design elements. All banquet areas are fully equipped with audiovisual services and can be stocked with high-quality linens and decorations to take couples' special days to the next level. Full-service catering and bar services are available for an additional fee, with professional waitstaff on hand to ensure smooth operations.
142 Clubhouse Dr, Branson, MO 65616, Phone: 417-334-4477
14.Big Cedar Lodge
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Big Cedar Lodge is a rustic event venue in Ridgedale that can accommodate up to 500 guests, making it a great choice for couples in the Branson region with extensive wedding guest lists. The beautiful venue is known as one of Missouri's premiere wedding resorts, set on a gorgeous plot of land overlooking Table Rock Lake that is home to a world-class spa and unparalleled fishing and outdoor recreation adventures overseen by Bass Pro Shops founder Johnny Morris. More than 20 elegant wedding venues are offered throughout the property, accommodating large and small weddings and receptions alike. Bridal parties can enjoy services from the resort's Cedar Creek Spa or book spectacular outdoor recreational experiences as part of wedding festivities, including luxury yacht and golfing experiences. Full-service catering is also available, along with amazing add-on offerings like fireworks commemorating the happy couple's nuptials.
190 Top of the Rock Road, Ridgedale, MO 65739, Phone: 417-335-2777
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Antlers Resort is a laid-back contemporary resort located on the Indian Point Peninsula, overlooking the beautiful waterfront of Table Rock Lake. The charming resort, which is conveniently located near top Branson attractions such as the Silver Dollar City theme park, can accommodate weddings and receptions for groups of up to 125 at several gorgeous event spaces throughout its complex. Indoor and outdoor wedding venue areas are offered, with services such as preferred catering, bar, and music available through the resort. After the wedding, couples and guests are welcome to stay at their choice of stylish guest rooms and lodges, which offer private kitchens, full balconies, outdoor grilling stations, and home entertainment areas.
162 Antlers Ln, Branson, MO 65616, Phone: 417-338-2331
16.The Barn At Cricket Creek
The Barn At Cricket Creek is a lovely rustic venue in Omaha, Arkansas, conveniently located within easy driving distance less than half an hour from the attractions of Branson's Strip. The family-operated venue is known for its breathtaking views of the surrounding Ozark Mountain foothills, set on an active dairy farm landscape that showcases pasture vistas and historic restored farm buildings. Couples can marry within the property's historic 65-year-old barn, which can accommodate up to 150 wedding guests. Outdoor wedding and reception spaces are also offered for couples looking to tie the knot amidst the backdrop of authentic farm panoramas. A dance floor area is offered within the facility's barn, along with bar and banquet catering areas to accommodate vendors of couples' choice.
16965 Old Cricket Rd W, Omaha, AR 72662, Phone: 417-630-9281
16 Best Wedding Venues in Branson, Missouri
- The Branson Convention Center, Photo: The Branson Convention Center
- Bear Creek Weddings, Photo: scharfsinn86/stock.adobe.com
- Chateau on the Lake Resort Spa and Convention Center, Photo: Chateau on the Lake Resort Spa and Convention Center
- Dogwood Chapel, Photo: Dogwood Chapel
- Dooley's Chapel on the Lake, Photo: mil87olia/stock.adobe.com
- Emory Creek Victorian Bed and Breakfast, Photo: Anastasia/stock.adobe.com
- Integrity Hills, Photo: hreniuca/stock.adobe.com
- Lindwedel Winery, Photo: malkovkosta/stock.adobe.com
- Log Chapel Of The Ozarks, Photo: Dennis/stock.adobe.com
- Sycamore Creek Family Ranch, Photo: jul14ka/stock.adobe.com
- The Atrium Event Center, Photo: puhimec/stock.adobe.com
- The Homestead at Rosewood, Photo: The Homestead at Rosewood
- Pointe Royale Golf Village, Photo: nastasenko/stock.adobe.com
- Big Cedar Lodge, Photo: Big Cedar Lodge
- Antlers Resort, Photo: Antlers Resort
- The Barn At Cricket Creek, Photo: stakhov/stock.adobe.com
- Cover Photo: Artem/stock.adobe.com