Are you looking for something different, inspiring, and special as the backdrop of your wedding? Look no further than Maine! With its diverse geography and spectacular natural beauty, Maine has some of the most unique and memorable wedding locations in the nation. From tranquil lighthouses on rocky shores to rustic barns surrounded by rolling hills, Rustic Taps And Catering has put together a guide to some of the best unique wedding venues that Maine has to offer. 

Our Favorite Unique Maine Wedding Venues

Keep reading to find unique Maine wedding venues for 2023!

Exchange Vows In Front Of A Gorgeous Maine Lighthouse 

Maine is known for its gorgeous lighthouses, and they make the perfect backdrop to tie the knot! Among the most sought-after lighthouses in Maine are Bug Light, The Pemaquid Point Lighthouse, and Portland Head Light. Located in Cape Elizabeth, Maine, Portland Head Light is arguably the most iconic lighthouse in the state and a truly romantic spot for a wedding ceremony. Portland Head Light sits on Casco Bay and features an iconic red brick tower for all of your memorable moments. The Pemaquid Point Light is a historic U.S. lighthouse located in Bristol, Maine, at the tip of the Pemaquid Neck. If you’re looking for a venue to host your guests and reception, The Bradley inn offers couples and their guests a grand and rustic Maine wedding venue with breathtaking views of The Pemaquid Lighthouse. Lastly, Bug Light is located in South Portland, Maine. The lighthouse has been renovated to serve as an open-air pavilion that takes full advantage of its surroundings on the waterfront pier. If you’re looking for a charming ocean-view location for your wedding day, Maine has several romantic lighthouse spots to choose from!


Host A Rustic And Cozy Barn Wedding In Rural Maine

Barn wedding venues in Maine offer an unparalleled rustic experience for couples getting married. Whether the wedding is large or small, going with a barn setting for your special day will add so much extra charm. With meadows of wildflowers and spectacular sunset views, there’s truly no way to go wrong. From intimate gatherings in old farmhouses to grand receptions with expansive pergolas, couples are sure to have the perfect dreamy backdrop for their celebration with these stunning and classic venues. Plus, many feature great bonus features like outdoor entertainment areas and cozy fire pits. Barns may be rooted in history, but they can bring an all-encompassing, timeless vibe to your big day!

William Allen Farm in Knox, Maine, offers an idyllic setting to host your special day. Exchange vows in front of their stunning old timber-frame barn, complete with English-style gardens, lush fields, and historic stone walls. For folks looking for a more refined atmosphere, the Cunningham Farm in New Gloucester, Maine, provides the perfect year-round space: their 90-acre estate features three separate barns that can accommodate parties of any size! Last but not least is King’s Hill Inn & Barn. Nestled in the rolling hills of Oxford county, the historic King family property dates back to 1795. Beautifully renovated, it now serves as a premiere venue specializing in weekend wedding events! King’s Hill provides an artfully selected combination of classic elegance and country character nestled on 30 breathtaking acres. From pastoral meadows to firework night photoshoots with stunning starry skies, you can tie the knot in style!


Wow Your Guests With Breathtaking Mountain Views 

Are you looking for adventure on your wedding day? Look no further than Baxter State Park in Maine! Baxter State Park is a large wilderness area permanently preserved as a state park in the Northern Maine Woods. The park is home to Mount Katahdin, the highest mountain in Maine at 5,269 feet. Just outside of the park is New England Outdoor Center, a year-round venue that specializes in events and recreation in Baxter State Park. NEOC offers stunning views of Mount Katahdin, making the perfect backdrop for your special day! Not only do they offer simple weddings, but New England Outdoor Center also loves planning big, traditional weddings too! Your guests will be amazed by the rugged beauty of Maine’s highest peak, making it a memorable experience for all. Trust us when we say that your big day in Baxter State Park will leave all your friends and family with stories to tell for years to come!

Maine is full of unique venues perfect for outdoor weddings, from scenic lighthouses to rural mountains. No matter what kind of atmosphere you’re looking for—seaside elegance or rustic charm—you’ll find it here in this beautiful state. So get ready to say “I do” against some truly amazing backdrops! 

groom leaning up against a red truck holding a full beer glassDon’t Forget About Catering Your Wedding With Rustic Taps

Once you’ve found your dream Maine wedding venue, it’s time to think about catering! Rustic Taps and Catering offers excellent catering, mobile bar services, and more from our fleet of refurbished vintage trucks, including a 1954 Chevy, a 1947 GMC, a 1939 Ford, and a 1964 Airstream!

Our trucks feature up to 10 beer taps to pour your selections of craft or domestic beer on tap and authentic Italian pizza ovens to create delicious pizzas perfect for events large or small!

Alongside craft beers on tap, we provide a selection of wines and a full bar service. Our catering menu is customizable according to your vision, offering everything from cheese boards to crudités and even dessert! We are a full bar and catering service on wheels! Whatever your event catering needs, Rustic Taps has you covered. 


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