Top 10 Affordable NJ Tent and Outdoor Wedding Venues

Looking for a local, beautiful, and affordable outdoor wedding venue can be very difficult. Especially affordable ones. Hi, We’re Meyer Photo + Video . We offer affordable NJ Wedding Photographers and Videographers starting at only $450 and we’ve compiled this list below to help you with your wedding planning!

*Note: Please contact venues directly for full pricing. This is just a general representation of pricing as of January 2018. 

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1.The Inn at Fernbrook Farms

Located in Chesterfield, The Inn at Fernbrook Farms is a very unique, all-inclusive wedding venue. Their 3-story, 1750 Georgian Manor House sits on 230 acres of an active farm. If you book, from 11 o’clock on the morning of your wedding day to 10 o’clock the following day, the Inn at Fernbrook is all yours! Packages to rent the grounds start at $5,000. Need an affordable caterer? Click here.

2. The Raritan Inn at Middle Valley

The Raritan Inn’s elegant grounds (24 acres) are located in Califon and are perfect for an outdoor ceremony (they also have a vintage 1880s barn you can use).



3. Knoll Country Club

Knoll Country club is located in Parsippany, New Jersey. This outdoor venue is unlike all others. This breathtaking venue is the perfect place for an outdoor wedding. The ceremony set up is unique and includes everything wanted by the bride and groom. There is an outdoor tent for all receptions and there is a gazebo. There is an amazing view of nature and the ideal place for a beautiful location at very affordable prices. Plus, they supply the tent and food for you! Pricing starts at $90 per person.


4. The Oakeside Mansion

Their permanent outdoor tent can hold up to 210 guests and is located on four acres of beautifully landscaped gardens in Bloomfield, NJ. To rent the area, there is a $10 per guest site fee + $500 tent fee. The Oakeside Mansion is exclusively catered by Frungillo Caterers who’s pricing start at $70 per person, however they may some flexibility based on the menu.


5. The Stockton Sea View

Looking for outdoor without the tent? Sophisticated weddings and inspiring events come alive at the stately Stockton Seaview Hotel and Golf Club on the Jersey Shore. With award-winning cuisine, their regal backdrop of pine forest and 670 acres of manicured grounds along the picturesque Reed’s Bay, Stockton Seaview is worlds away from the ordinary wedding or reception venue. They include full food and reception. Packages range from $80-$135. Choose from the Oval lawn or the Bayview Terrace.


6. Dutch Valley Tree Farm Barn

While this isn’t entirely outdoors, you can keep all the huge barn doors open, and have your dance floor outside which makes it feel very, very open. It can hold up to 200 guests and sits on 42 acres of Christmas trees in Washington, NJ and has lot of scenic places to take photos. Pricing starts at just $1,000 for the rental. You’ll need to bring your own food. Need an affordable caterer? Click here.


7. Rutgers Gardens of New Brunswick

The Log Cabin and Pavilion at the Rutgers Gardens provide an outdoor, rustic feeling for a unique reception. The beautiful natural outdoor settings are complete with a historic Log Cabin with Weston Mills pond as the backdrop.


8. Garden Falls

Located in Monday, the Garden Falls spacious reception rooms can accommodate from 100 to 500 guests. They have two large pavilion rooms with one side open, as well as two heavy duty poly-structures. All four of our reception rooms include indoor waterfalls that compliment the natural scenery of Garden Falls making your guests feel like they are outdoors and close to nature. The walkways around the lake and the reception rooms are under cover assuring you that rain or shine, your guests will have a great experience enjoying the natural beauty of our facility. The rental fee starts at $4,000 and they supply the chairs and staffing. Just bring your own caterer. Need an affordable caterer? Click here.


9. Forest Lodge

Your guests can stay right where they are after the ceremony and enjoy our exquisitely landscaped patio and adjoining deck of Forest Lodge. Enjoy lovely landscaped outdoor grounds and fire pit. Pricing starts at $90 per person for a basic reception and they offer full service catering included!


10. The Farmhouse at Grand Colonial

The Farmhouse’s 330-year-old, historic country estate sets the scene outside, with over 10 acres of panoramic views in the rolling hills of Hunterdon County. Impeccably manicured lawns seat loved ones amongst lush gardens and towering trees for intimate and picturesque ceremonies. Tent the grounds for all-season ceremonies and receptions.


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Raritan Inn Bed & Breakfast cost $5,500 to rent the ground for one day. While they offer tables for rent, you must provide  food, staff, tables, chairs, dinnerware, etc. It is situated on 24 pristine acres of farm fields and prime trout fishing in the charming village of Califon, NJ.


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