Top 20 Affordable Wedding Venues in Toronto

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Whether you’re eloping or planning the wedding of your dreams, finding a venue that suits your vision and budget can be a challenge.

While most people dream of saying “I do” in a lavish ceremony at a historic estate or at a picturesque chapel overlooking a stunning landscape, for many couples, the idea of spending a year’s salary on a single day is simply out of the question. Fortunately, there are plenty of options for a romantic wedding ceremony that won’t break the bank. Toronto is home to a number of beautiful and unique venues that offer some of the most stunning options for the bride and groom who want to save money, but still want to throw a memorable bash.

In this article we’ve rounded the best 20 affordable wedding venues in Toronto that match your style and your budget, from quaint outdoor spaces to downtown hotels that offer one-stop-shop packages with catering and everything else.


1 Columbus Event Centre

The Columbus Event Centre is one of our favorites for a smaller wedding on a tight budget. It is also one of the few venues in the city that offers a beautiful outdoor ceremony site. Its gorgeous fairy tale-like grounds, make for a very romantic setting. Furthermore, the garden area is fully paved, so that you and your guests can be seated comfortably, no matter what the weather is like.

Cost per guest for plated service: $135

Starting price per guest for the bar service: $30

Starting fee for ceremonies: $1,000

Capacity between 40 and 150 guests

Address: 901 Lawrence Ave W, North York, ON M6A 1C3


2 Argonaut Rowing Club – The Henley Room

Much of The Henley Room’s appeal comes from its features, which include stunning views of Lake Ontario and the possibility of having indoor or outdoor ceremonies. The facility’s central location is great for anyone looking to get married in a city venue, and it’s also just a short trip away from the beach, making it ideal for summer weddings.

The Henley Room books only one event at a time, so you can rest assured your guests will enjoy your special day undisturbed by other wedding parties.

Cost per guest for plated service: $135

Starting price per guest for the bar service: $45

Starting fee for ceremonies: $3,500

Capacity: between 10 and 180 guests

Address: 1225 Lakeshore Blvd West, Toronto, ON M6K 3C1


3 Casa Ricca Banquet Hall

Casa Ricca is an Italian banquet hall and catering establishment offers an elegant, large ballroom that can accommodate up to 300 guests, a complete sound system, and a fully licensed bar. The ballroom has a full dance floor, and a full kitchen. Casa Ricca also offers an outdoor courtyard for cocktail parties and other events.

Cost per guest for plated service: $50

Starting price per guest for the bar service: $20

Starting fee for ceremonies: $1,000

Starting fee for receptions: $2,000

Capacity: between 60 and 330 guests

Address: 4801 Steeles Ave. West M9L2W1


4 Avani Event Centre

If you’re looking for affordable wedding venues in the Toronto area, look no further than Avani Event Centre. With a dedicated team of planners, a convenient location, and plenty of size options for your big day, you can easily host every part of your wedding, from the ceremony to the reception, in the same space. The beautiful, open main hall is perfect for your ceremony, and the smaller halls, Intimate Palace, can be used for a more intimate setting. Depending on the size of your budget, you can choose between a variety of package options, which include everything from help with the décor to catering.

Cost per guest for plated service: $105

Starting price per guest for the bar service: $20

Starting fee for ceremonies: $1,000

Starting fee for receptions: $2,000

Capacity: between 130 and 800 guests

Address: 8400 Jane St, Concord, ON L4K 4L8