Planning your Destination Wedding in Bloomington | Indiana Wedding Venues Blog

May 29, 2018

Planning your Destination Wedding in Bloomington

Your wedding deserves to be in Bloomington. Nestled in the rolling hills of southern Indiana, it’s the scenic dreamland that’s perfect for your destination wedding. Nestled deeper within gorgeous Bloomington is The Wilds, and we have some of the grandest views of beautiful Brown County, since we’re situated on one of the highest points. You’ll feel on top of the world, not only from the sights, but from the experience. It’s our goal here at The Wilds give the most wonderful wedding experience, from the start of the process all the way to the “I do’s”!

Truly, the biggest draw to Bloomington is its breathtaking sights. At The Wilds, we have one of the best vantage points, so you and your guests can gaze at it all day long. Because we’re located on a 125 acre farm, the short journey to the venue is colored by all the wonders of the location. We styled The Wilds in a modern and rustic farmhouse aesthetic, so it’s perfect for those lovebirds who are in love with a modern take on a country classic. Surrounded by the beauty of Bloomington, your wedding will have your guests wanting to take in and remember every wonderful little detail!

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Here in Bloomington, there’s something for everyone. Whether it’s for the honeymooners, or for the guests, there are sights to see both indoors and outdoors. Take Hoosier National Forest, for example: it’s great for campers and for hikers, for serious outdoorsmen or for those who just like to take a stroll in the forest glades. That’s only one of many of the wonderful landscapes waiting to be explored. There’s also McCormick’s Creek State Park and Griffy Lake, each boasting their own spectacular wilderness. Besides hiking and exploring, there’s hunting and fishing available, so there’s a plethora of outdoor activities for everyone to enjoy!

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Indoors, there’s whole worlds of their own to be explored. For the kids there’s the Wonderlab, which is an activity-based science museum for kids of all ages. For the history lovers, there’s the Wylie House, an 1840s house-turned-museum with period furnishings, or Monroe County History Center, which boasts many historical artifacts both local and international, and includes an extensive research library. For those with their eyes on the stars, Kirkwood Observatory holds evening viewings open to the public. But even just a walk downtown will win you over in Bloomington!

There are many very nice accommodations here for all those traveling for your big day, so it can be hard to take the time to choose the best one for you. Visit Bloomington is a great place to sort it all out, and they offer recommendations for those looking for hotels with top ratings, or those into a scenic Airbnb. Most locations are near the heart of the city, which gives you access to all the many activities, stores and attractions. If you love landscapes, you’ll love walking through Bloomington and taking it all in. It’s the perfect accompaniment to a perfect wedding day spent at The Wilds!

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Here at The Wilds, we believe people matter, but we’re not alone. The whole area we live in, from the city of Bloomington to the state of Indiana, shares our view that the biggest moments in your life are the biggest in ours, too. The rolling hills of southern Indiana welcome you just as much as we do, and it’s our greatest privilege to have your wedding at our venue. Once you tour the sights, we think that you’ll feel the same way that we do about Bloomington. 

Contact us here to reserve your big day, or ask us any questions you may have. We’d love to chat with you and give you the inside scoop about this wonderful area we live in! We can’t wait to work with you to make your dream destination wedding a reality.

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