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11 Stunning Farm Wedding Venues Across the Country

Gedney FarmLately, nontraditional wedding venues have become, well, traditional. And farm weddings seem to be leading the pack as even big names like Kate Bosworth opt for rural venues. It makes perfect sense: The country settings—the isolation, simplicity, and natural beauty—are the perfect retreat from the hustle and bustle of busy everyday lives. “Embrace the nature and quality of the space and setting,” says Jonathan Mensch, owner and developer of Grasmere Farm, the venue chosen by Chelsea Clinton for her rehearsal dinner. “There have been some more elaborate events that have been great, but the most beautiful ceremonies have been simple and relaxed.” The unencumbered sky, wide-open fields, and a vintage barn have a way of keeping the couple and guests in a peaceful and grounded state—the perfect way to begin any marriage. Here, 11 of the most picturesque farms around the country to have your wedding…read more.