Picture this: it’s a warm summer afternoon. The scent of roses and fresh-cut grass wafts through the air, and a gentle breeze rustles the leaves on the trees.
A string quartet plays a soft, romantic melody. The soft glow from the centerpieces bathes the space in a warm golden light.
You don’t have to be a skilled artist to imagine this scene. It could be your big day in one of the most amazing outdoor wedding venues in Toronto.
The Cathedral of Trees at Kortright – Photo Credit: www.bycalin.com
Kortright Centre is an awe inspiring location for your ceremony. Why is that?
First, the woods, the hills, the lake and the flower fields are all ready for your special day. Also, the natural beauty of the area will add to the magic as you and your beloved become husband and wife.
Second, the area provides splendid backdrops and a quite a few places for your outdoor wedding reception. The Cathedral of Trees is the ideal spot for a forest wedding and the majestic trees will tell the world your love story forever.
You can have your ceremony in the Kite Field, the Forest Path, Cathedral of Trees or the Glass House, a space that marries the indoor with the nature.
If the weather does not collaborate, you can tie the knot in the Main Hall or the Forest Gallery, two indoor halls with splendid views of the forest.
9550 Pine Valley Dr, Woodbridge, ON L4L 1A6
Liberty Grand Courtyard – Photo Credit: www.bycalin.com
Liberty Grand is a historic landmark building on the Toronto waterfront. If you’re looking for a great backdrop in downtown Toronto, the courtyard at Liberty Grand is a great choice.
Liberty Grand Entertainment Complex is a Toronto wedding venue used for events ranging from elopements to grand gatherings of hundreds of people. The four banquet halls can accommodate between 200 and 800 guests and your wishes will become true here.
Liberty Grand is a unique choice and has a lot of outstanding qualities that make it stand out from other locations.
First, the elegant space can easily be transformed to fit almost any theme. The historic buildings and lush greenery create the dreamy backdrop to any affair. Even more, the halls feature splendid chandeliers, massive doors and high ceilings.
Also, the site is on the northern banks of Lake Ontario where you can find perfect spots for romantic photos.
Furthermore, the staff is extremely experienced as the establishment hosts over 300 marriages every year.
Finally, at night, the place looks magical. For that, we highly recommend that you take a few minutes for night photos.
Exhibition Place, 25 British Columbia Rd, M6K 3C3
Black Creek Pioneer Village – Photo Credit: www.bycalin.com
For couples looking for an event venue in Toronto, the Black Creek Pioneer Village is one of the best options. It will allow you to have a rustic wedding with the privacy of a backyard reunion.
You will have the opportunity to have a beautiful ceremony in an open field, or if the weather is cold, you can tie the knot in Victoria Room or Canada West.
The property of Black Creek Pioneer Village is a museum that takes us back to the nineteenth century. This historic village is the perfect location for an outdoor wedding, offering a gorgeous backdrops for photos, as well as plenty of space for the guests.
You could have your first look in front of Snider Drive Shed or Broom’s Maker Shop or on the boardwalk in front of the Masonic Lodge if it rains.
For bridal party photos, our favourite spots are Daniel Stong’s Grain Barn, the Half Way House or Roblin’s Mill. Truth be told, no matter where you go you will find awe inspiring backdrops so your photos will look amazing!
Black Creek is also very affordable, which is a huge bonus for any bride that is going to tie the knot there.
1000 Murray Ross Pkwy, North York, ON M3J 2P3
Floral Hall Courtyard – Photo Credit: www.bycalin.com
Toronto Botanical Garden offers a scenic outdoor ambiance for your big day and this location is a very popular choice for couples in the GTA.
The couples who choose this wedding venue find it to be a beautiful, natural setting for their special day. The staff is well-trained and offers full support for a successful affair.
There are so many reasons to select this establishment to host your special day.
First, the garden is very scenic. With its winding pathways and bright greens, the garden is a beautiful place to take pictures.
Second, the setting provides an ideal setting for the ceremony. The gardens provide a splendid backdrop for your ceremony and reception. Additionally, the botanical garden has a very spacious parking lot with room for several hundreds of vehicles. Finally, TBG is close to Hwy 401 and Don Valley Parkway and easily accessible from anywhere in the GTA.
The Botanical Garden is home to several outdoor sites where you can get married.
The Floral Hall Courtyard is perfect for your outdoor ceremony and cocktail hour. Also, you can take family photos there. The second space used for outdoor ceremonies is the Perennial Border. You will love saying I do in this natural scenic setting.
The Garden Hall is an intimate wedding venue that has its own patio where you can tie the knot in a private setting. The Garden Hall can accommodate 120 guests at your ceremony and 80 people for a seated dinner.
TBG is a gorgeous, outdoor botanical garden that features various areas for an intimate or more elaborate affair. The natural, winding paths make this wedding venue even more picturesque.
The establishment offers an a romantic gazebo, bridges, a creek and various other spots perfect for your photos.
The Botanical Garden offers several different outdoor spaces to consider. Here are just some of the options: Your big day will have a coordinator. Also, there are bartenders and security who offer full support for your day to be a success.
You’ll also find three studios for the bridal preparation.
“It’s so serene. You can see the waterfalls and there’s a lot of trees in the background and the whole site has great energy”, says Nicole, who married at this beautiful locale.
777 Lawrence Ave E, North York, ON M3C 1P2
First Kiss at Evergreen Brick Works – Photo by Sara Monika – www.saramonika.com
Evergreen Brick Works is a green space in Toronto that is a mix of a public park and a venue. The site features a combination of nature and culture with food, art, music, and education. It is a wonderful place to visit for a day and the perfect scene to have an outdoor wedding.
The site has a pond and numerous trails that let you explore the surrounding area. During the summer, the greenery creates flawless backdrops for photography. At the centre of the site is a large bowl pavilion where everything happens.
There are several things to consider when you are planning a wedding at Evergreen Brick Works.
1 Evergreen Brick Works offers a park made up of a hilly landscape and many different colours and you can get married in a scenic spot. The beautiful foliage and landscape will make it the perfect site for your wedding ceremony.
2 After you say I do” you can enjoy taking photos in the natural surroundings at Evergreen Brick Works so you save money and time on your special day.
3 This location has a lot of space for guests. The establishment can accommodate large parties with up to 2500 guests.
550 Bayview Ave, M4W 3X8
First Kiss at Graydon Hall Manor – Photo by Sara Monika – www.saramonika.com
If you are looking for a location that will provide a dreamy backdrop for your big day, look no further than Graydon Hall. Graydon Hall offers a variety of luxurious options and is surrounded by acres of beautiful gardens, perfect for outdoor ceremonies. The Hall itself is an imposing stone structure built in 1936. The interior impresses with its lofty ceilings, imposing staircase, and magnificent French doors overlooking the gardens.
One of the main draws for many couples is Graydon Hall’s lifestyle and history-rich attractions. The list of things to do is long. Escape into the fabulous gardens, which are beautifully landscaped and include walking paths and seating areas. You can venture down the storied path and arrive at an overlook that looks over the entire mansion.
The stunning backdrop of the Hall’s gardens will ensure that your big day is picturesque. The Hall is perfect for traditional and elegant styles, as well as contemporary ones.
550 Bayview Ave, M4W 3X8
1 Hotels Rooftop Photo Credit: www.bycalin.com
There are many banquet halls in Toronto, but few that are as picturesque as the former Thompson Hotel, acquired in 2020 by the 1 Hotel chain. With an outdoor courtyard and a bar that overlooks the city skyline, the Thompson has a stunning scenery that makes for an unforgettable day.
The rooftop is often used for ceremonies during the summer months. Also, it is important to know that the hotel offers a packages that come with a planner for the full day.
Besides the splendid rooftop that brings you closer to heaven there are some other great spots for couple portraits. First, the screening room is perfect for romantic pictures and the bar area for group photos.
550 Wellington St. W., M5V 2V5
Chateau le Parc Courtyard Photo Credit: www.bycalin.com
You’ll love the natural beauty at Château le Parc, so get your cameras ready. The property is ideal for any type of event, and the location is central to many GTA parties. Don’t worry about having to drive a few hours to the hall, just hop on the 407 or Highway 7 and you’ll be there in no time.
The courtyard features gas heaters, so you can have your ceremony outdoors even in cool weather. While the outside space is spectacular, don’t forget to take some photos inside. The staircases, the upper level and the bridal suites are perfect for photos. Also, don’t forget the wall in the main lobby for group portraits.
Attention to detail: Every room is designed to exceed your expectations. Everything is carefully thought through. No detail will be overlooked and your day will become memorable experience. The staff spend hours preparing and working with the décor and interior design team to create an unforgettable atmosphere.
Beautiful interiors: and this location has been featured in prestigious magazines such as Wedluxe, Style Me Pretty and more.
The establishment is among the most sought after halls in the GTA.
1745 Langstaff Rd, Concord, ON L4K 2H2
Cardinal Golf Club Photo Credit: www.bycalin.com
Located a short drive from Toronto, Cardinal Golf Club’s romantic location is the perfect scene to create an event that’s as classic or as modern as you want it to be.
The beautiful golf course is always in pristine condition. Needless to say, the rolling hills and manicured grounds are a gorgeous backdrop for a dreamy and romantic affair.
You can be confident that Cardinal Golf Club is a first class golf course that’s operated by the business owners who take your special day seriously. The staff members are there to help with planning and to make sure your day is memorable.
From the top of the hill, you can see for miles. This stunning backdrop is something that you and your guests will remember for years to come. Cardinal Golf Club’s breathtaking views are made even more beautiful by the staff’s warm welcome. The talented team will work with you to create the perfect day, setting up everything to satisfy your desires.
No private roadways. No noise, no parking issues. Cardinal Golf Club is about as “green” as you can get. No exhaust, no noise, no pollution, and plenty of seclusion.
Imagine walking down a gravel pathway lined with tall trees and flowers that are bursting with bright colours. You know there’s a golf course somewhere and a gorgeous lake in the distance. Walking towards the lake, you hear the sound of waves lapping at the shore. You stop to take it all in and find a bench to relax. You hear music playing and decide to venture a little further to find the source of the music.
Suddenly, you feel arms around your waist and you turn to find yourself staring into the most beautiful eyes you’ve ever seen. You both know that you are made for each other. That you are meant to spend the rest of your lives together. You both sit down on the grass and the music begins again.
2740 Davis Dr W, King, ON L7B 0G7
George Restaurant Courtyard Photo Credit: www.bycalin.com
In a competitive industry where everyone is in a rush to get the latest and greatest, George Restaurant is as old-fashioned as they come.
George Restaurant has managed to maintain its traditional qualities, from its plush red furniture to its award-winning seasonal menu. The restaurant’s prime location in the heart of downtown Toronto makes it a convenient location for busy couples, and the fact that it’s only a minutes from a subway station make it very accessible from anywhere in the GTA.
George Restaurant is one of the most incredible restaurants in Toronto. With its Parisian atmosphere, flawless food and services, it gives couples an unforgettable experience. The restaurant boasts a splendid courtyard perfectly capable of wedding ceremonies and cocktail parties.
The restaurant is part of the Verity Group which also includes The Ivy at Verity, a splendid boutique hotel adorned with period style furniture is the perfect location for the bride and groom preparation.
If you’re planning on having a event there soon, you should know that this venue offers a lot of great services that you can take advantage of. All you have to do is ask them and they’re sure to accommodate your needs.
111C Queen St E, M5C 1S2