Are all of those "classic traditions" necessary for your wedding? Check this article out to find out what you must-have and have to ditch for your special day.
If you want the sun on your back or a view of the water, scroll down to see some fabulous options!
Oxon Hill Manor, constructed ca. 1928, sits high on a hill with a picturesque view of the Potomac River from the garden area. Its lush grounds, expansive views and stately large rooms make it an immensely popular rental site for meetings, conferences and events. The grounds include formal English gardens, rose bushes surrounding a reflecting pool, and a large brick patio for outdoor entertaining.
With an expansive courtyard, complimented by a pool with a stately 15-foot bar and stunning patio, Penderyn Estate in Queenstown MD is set triumphantly among an abundance of gorgeous trees and colorful gardens. This marble-clad masterpiece is a home of rare and beautiful distinction.
This expansive farm is tucked neatly away in Edgewater, MD off of Solomon's Island Road. Offering a guest house for the newlyweds to stay in and a space for food and beverage service, this venue comes with all the bells and whistles!
Among the world's "greenest buildings," CBF's Philip Merrill Environmental Center is surrounded by acres of unspoiled natural beauty. The facility offers extraordinary views of the Chesapeake Bay—both inside and out—that are unmatched by any venue in the area.
The unobstructed view from the top deck shows 360 degrees of the magnificent Chesapeake Bay. Tables and chairs are plentiful for dining or just enjoying the sun or stars. Catherine was renovated in late 2014 and features new furnishings, carpet, wallpaper and decor.
Their stunning waterfront garden is located at the end of Inner Harbor's Pier 5. Its features include panoramic views of the harbor, transparent or traditional tenting and is located next to the historic Seven Foot Knoll Lighthouse, a great location for wedding photos!
Elkridge is set on 117 acres just outside downtown Baltimore. Its elegant surroundings and lush green lawns are the perfect backdrop for you and your hunny to say "I Do"!
Kent Manor Inn
The Kent Manor Inn, located in Stevensville MD, offers two outdoor ceremony locations! You and your fiancé can choose to have a field side or a waterfront ceremony for your guests to enjoy and soak up the scenery!