Experience Unforgettable Moments at 7 Frederick Wedding Venues

When you start planning your wedding, the very first step is to figure out your venue. The spot you choose will determine everything from the vibes of your celebration to the feast you will enjoy after you’ve exchanged vows. Now, it’s just a matter of finding the perfect one for your event. That’s where I come in! I am a Maryland wedding photographer, and I spend a ton of time watching venues in action. Now, I’m here to tell you all about them so you can find your ideal match! If you are searching for Frederick wedding venues, I would love to tell you about some of my favorites! 

Take A Peak At Some Of My Favorite Frederick Wedding Venues

Newlyweds dance in the lawn with at their Ceresville Mansion Wedding

Cat Granger Photography

Ceresville Mansion

8529 Liberty Road, Frederick, Maryland 21740

Ceresville Mansion is a luxurious Frederick space that will serve as a stylish venue for your wedding day. The venue is determined to make your wedding as seamless as possible. They have been in the business for over 30 years and have orchestrated over 5,000 events. Through it all, they retain a 4.9-star rating. They offer all-inclusive packages that will take care of everything from pairing you with a detail-oriented personal planner to bringing you a globally-inspired feast. The European mansion gives you several spaces you can use for your wedding day. Garden weddings will have a tranquil meditation pond that will elevate the ambiance. There is also an interior ballroom that provides you with a chic space for your indoor reception. 

Walker’s Overlook

8939 Woodsboro Pike, Walkersville, Maryland 21793

Walker’s Overlook is one of two venues offered by the team behind The Overlooks. This center has things down to a science! They have several on-site accommodations that will take your day to the next level. The groom’s room is a glorified man cave with games and plenty of space to spread out. Meanwhile, the bridal suite is spacious, with lots of natural light for your portraits. Ceremonies take place on the farmland overlooking the surrounding acreage, and the reception will be held within the event tent. You can use the interior of the home for your cocktail hour. The venue can accommodate up to 275 people, and you will be able to choose from their list of preferred caterers. 

Newlyweds kiss to in front of their cheering and celebrating wedding party at their Walkers Overlook Wedding

Holly Hills Country Club

5502 Mussetter Road, Ijamsville, Maryland 21754

Holly Hills Country Club first opened its doors in 1977 and has continued to serve as a Frederick wedding venue where people can escape the daily pressures of Washington, DC, with a variety of recreational options. The club is located in the foothills of the Catoctin Mountains, giving you some pretty extraordinary views for your wedding portraits. You will be able to hold your ceremony outside on the lawns with the gorgeous mansion as your backdrop. Once it’s time for your reception, you can move your party inside to their dining room. You will have the ability to host up to 150 guests, and the venue will provide you with food. Just be aware the venue is not accepting any bookings that do not have a member sponsor. 

Morningside Inn

7477 McKaig Road, Frederick, Maryland 21701

Morningside Inn is a countryside estate located on over 300 acres. While you’ll only be a short drive from the bustling cities of Baltimore and Washington, DC, you will feel as though you’ve arrived in a completely new world. The venue offers an all-inclusive package that includes wedding planning. You will also be able to customize your wedding package so you’re not stuck paying for services you don’t need. The venue has a designated outdoor space that they use for ceremonies. For your reception, you will have ample space in their ballroom. The venue will take care of the food, so you can just focus on having a stress-free day. 

A bride and groom laugh while holding hands during their wedding ceremony at one of the Frederick Wedding Venues

Cat Granger Photography

Maryland National Golf Club

8836 Hollow Road, Middletown, Maryland 21769

The views that make the Maryland National Golf Club so perfect for a round of golf are the same venue views that will make your Frederick wedding a truly unforgettable event! The exterior shows off the slopes of the Catoctin Mountains while providing you with a flat area where you can exchange vows. Afterward, you can head into Shroyer’s Tavern, where you will have a celebration unlike any other! The venue will be able to accommodate up to 175 guests. They have a full bar that you can use for your cocktail hour. You will be able to customize their catering menu and create a meal that your guests will adore! 

Citizens Ballroom

2 Patrick Street, Frederick, Maryland 21701 

Citizens Ballroom is truly a space unlike any other! This event space was built out of a 1908 bank and retains many of the original features, including the structural details and vaults. The space was renovated in 2021 and positively shines from the marble floors to the towering ceilings. This venue is also determined to take all the stress out of wedding planning. They have upfront pricing and a list of preferred caterers to narrow down your search. They will provide you with full-day rentals starting at 8 AM and going through midnight. Not only will your wedding be sophisticated and chic, but you will have truly unique wedding portraits. 

Glen Ellen Farm

4940 Mussetter Road, Ijamsville, Maryland 21754

Glen Ellen Farm has won six Couple’s Choice awards and provides couples with a breathtaking backdrop for their wedding day. The venue is located in the midst of the rolling hills of Frederick County and gives you tons of spaces where you can host your ceremony, including the Barn Ruin, a space with a stone wall from where a barn once stood. The venue has an events tent where you will be able to have your reception. Inside the manor itself, you will have a bridal suite where you can get ready ahead of your event. Once it’s time for your wedding pictures, you can choose from fields of flowers to the landscaped pond. 

It Can Be Hard To Decide Between All These Incredible Frederick Wedding Venues

When you’re planning your wedding, you need a venue that will make your day an absolute dream! With these Frederick wedding venues, you’ll have an event that is positively magical! 

Once you have your venue, it’s time to start thinking about your photographer. As a Frederick wedding photographer, I have fallen in love with helping couples capture every second of their celebration. I would love to have a conversation and show you my portfolio so you can decide whether I’m the one for you. Let’s chat soon!

Newlyweds walk on a sidewalk in a garden holding hands at one of the beautiful Frederick Wedding Venues