Think Outside the Chapel -- Wedding Destinations in Hamilton County
Thursday, June 2, 2011 by Hamilton County Tourism
After you decide on the â€œwhen,â€? the next big decision for your wedding is often the â€œwhere.â€? Luckily, there are plenty of wedding locations to choose from in Hamilton County, Indiana. You can go from formal and lavish to quiet and quaint with the many venues in our 8 Great Towns. The Historic Ambassador House and Heritage Gardens in Fishers, Indiana, is a favorite location. The gardens provide a great location for bridal pictures. Conner Prairie is another possibility. Yes, Conner Prairie. This interactive history park can be an interesting, memorable place for your special day. Hamilton County also has venues that have beautiful, natural settings during different seasons. For example, The Bridgewater Club in Carmel, Indiana,Â is gorgeous throughout the year and especially in the fall. Prairie View golf course covered in snow can be a beautiful backdrop for a winter wedding. [caption id="attachment_3550" align="alignleft" width="202" caption="Herons Hideaway in Sheridan, Ind."][/caption] Youâ€™ll find several other possibilities if youâ€™re willing to go off the beaten path. The Forest Park InnÂ in Noblesville, Indiana,Â overlooks the public golf course and is a great choice, especially if youâ€™re watching your wedding budget. Â For smaller, more intimate affairs (fewer than 100 people), consider The Fern of Westfield. They have a gorgeous new outdoor area and their caterer of choice, Keltieâ€™sÂ can help you with selecting the perfect menu. Herons Hideaway in Sheridan, Indiana, is another option if you are planning for 45 guests or less. If you want to check out even more locations, our bridal guide has all the information you need to find the perfect location for your wedding, rehearsal dinner, shower and reception.