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Outdoor Weddings

AT GLEN ELLEN FARM

Just outside of Frederick, Maryland and under an hour from the D.C. /Baltimore metro area, Glen Ellen Farm is one of Maryland’s best kept secrets. 

 

Nestled in a glen between the rolling hills of Maryland’s countryside it includes over 30 acres of pristine gardens, a spring-fed pond leading to a beautiful wildflower meadow, a historic property available to the family, offering an unmatched charm and elegant atmosphere to celebrate with family and friends. 

 

Enjoy the rustic charm of our peaceful setting in the outdoor tented facility with a capacity for up to 300 guests amidst luscious gardens providing an unparalleled backdrop of year-round blooms. Glen Ellen creates the perfect intimate and romantic setting for our couples to wed.

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AT GLEN ELLEN FARM

Scroll down to explore all of the features and amenities our outdoor wedding venue has to offer. Like what you see? Email events@glenellenfarm.com to book a tour.

The Manor House

The beautifully restored 1850's Greek Revival manor house provides lovely rooms for the bridal party's use to prepare for the wedding, while other members of the family can relax in the cozy parlor while waiting for the ceremony. Many bridal parties love the time together laughing, and, finishing final touches on the spacious bridal floor, pictures on the verandas, as well as, enjoying this special time before the party begins! 

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THE MANOR HOUSE

THE OUTDOOR CEREMONY SPACE

Our most popular ceremony site is the stone patio over -  looking the spring-fed pond. After exchanging vows, couples often send their loved ones to our barn ruins for cocktail hour while they take their bridal and family portraits. Some of our most popular portrait sites being our garden, our stone walk way on the edge of the pond, our meadows, the list goes on… Your wedding photo opportunities are truly endless at Glen Ellen Farm!

Outdoor Wedding Ceremony_ Bekah Kay Phot

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OUTDOOR CEREMONY SPACE

THE BARN RUIN

Sip bubbly and nibble on delicious bites in our stone walled barn ruin. Following the ceremony, the guests can play lawn games while mixing and mingling, stroll through our cut flower garden and wildflower meadow, or, a leisurely chat in the Adirondack chairs on the beach taking the festivities from a beautiful perspective!

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THE BARN RUIN

OUTDOOR RECEPTION TENT

Elegance and scenic views are what you can expect when you host your outdoor wedding reception in our spacious tent. The Glen Ellen tent comes with beautiful bronze chandeliers and twinkling string lights to create a romantic ambiance for your special dances, speeches, and of course, the party to follow. Whether you choose to decorate the tent with greenery and drapery, or leave as is, you and your guests are sure to enjoy the party!

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OUTDOOR RECEPTION TENT

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