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7 Amazing Milwaukee Wedding Venues to Check Out in 2024

Bride and groom kissing outside of Ivy House.

Your wedding venue helps shape your style and brings your big day to life. Explore some of Milwaukee’s newest venues here.

Greenhouse No. 7 

Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin     

Capacity: 400 seated; 400 conference; 600 cocktail

The Paper Elephant

Greenhouse No. 7 is one of Milwaukee’s most iconic event venues and provides a romantic stage for an intimate wedding. Greenhouse No. 7, fondly known as the “glass house,” is a shining example of Milwaukee innovation. The 15,000-square-foot structure, which is lined in picturesque windows, offers front row seats to every view you can imagine of Mitchell Park.

Imagine a ceremony in the center of soft garden lights, LED uplighting, an aisle runner, floral arrangements and seating. The surrounding life outside the Annex will make your guests feel like they are outdoors under the sun and stars without the stress of inclement weather.

Ivy House

Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Capacity: 250-350

Ivy House Milwaukee Wedding Venue
Morgan Rindahl Photography

The Ivy House is an industrial wedding venue located in the Walker’s Point neighborhood in downtown Milwaukee, and it speaks to any couple looking for a romantic, trendy, rustic stage for their big day. It has an indoor and outdoor space for every trendy couple looking to spend one of the best days of their lives with family and friends.

Though the interior allows for plenty of customization and creativity, details like its intricate layers of brick and wooden beans make it beautiful on its own. The outdoor space is expansive and surrounded by all the right details—immaculate landscaping, a large bar and outdoor fireplaces. Enjoy a night on the 5,000-square-foot patio for an intimate ceremony or relaxing cocktail hour. 

Plant N° 4 

Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Capacity: 300 

Plant N° 4 Wedding Venue
Hello Rose Photography

Plant N° 4 pays true tribute to Milwaukee’s industrial past. Those inspired by historic spaces find themselves marveling over Plant N° 4’s merging of raw materials and metals, vintage and salvaged Midwest décor. If you and your partner are true Midwesterners looking to create an experience that blends new with old, this is your venue. 

Ccentrally located in the Historic Third Ward. With roots dating back to 1917, the building was originally home to the Phoenix Knitting Co. Plant #4’s knitting operations. True to Black Swan MKE’s desire to revive the historic charm of Milwaukee, the Plant N° 4 venue is a tribute to the original industries that built the city we love.

Terrace 167

Location: Richfield, Wisconsin

Capacity: Up to 400


Dining table at Terrace 167

Terrace 167’s natural elegance and rustic ambiance are the perfect setting for your dream wedding that’s uniquely your own.

Experience 10,000 sq. ft. of event space to use and make uniquely your own. The facility rental fee is for the entire building which includes Lounge, two large Full Service Bars, Banquet Hall, Dance Area, Bridal Suite, Groomsmen Suite, Coat Room, 3 large screen TV’s & Outdoor Patios.


Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Capacity: 400

Riverwalk Milwaukee venue


Riverwalk, known in a former life as “Black Swan MKE” (and the name for the collection’s first downtown Milwaukee venue), Riverwalk is the newly rebranded riverfront venue located on the Milwaukee River. Located in the historic Third Ward and alongside the critically acclaimed Third Ward Riverwalk, the Riverwalk venue is steps away from some of Milwaukee’s most iconic establishments. If you’re planning a destination wedding, that means tons of activities for you and your guests!

Filament MKE

Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Capacity: 200

Filament MKE Milwaukee Wedding Venue

Filament is a dream land for anyone looking for a modern-day industrial wedding venue in Milwaukee. Your guests will be entranced by the artistic blend of industrial features and greenery. Enjoy a meal surrounded by botanical walls and a multitude of custom Filament bulbs draping from the wood-beamed ceiling. Have a drink and take in the gorgeous historical Cream City brick, one of the main focal points, from the wide and welcoming bar.

Lilac Acres

Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Capacity: 200

Lilac Acres Building

Lilac Acres has undergone many transformations, some as recently as 2015 when owners Sara and Adam decided they wanted a space for weddings. The family farm that has rested in this beautiful countryside in Waukesha, Wisconsin for over 100 years is still farmed today.

For your wedding ceremonies, the Lilac Acres offer a tranquil ceremony space, which is a renovated barn featuring a white-washed interior, rustic brick backsplash and custom-made pews and chairs. The venue also has a reception barn that is fully climate controlled and includes a food prep room, loading dock, patio and fully licensed bar. Guests will especially enjoy the horse pasture and pond, providing a picture-perfect setting for your photos. 

There is no shortage of new and reinvented wedding venues that have been loved in the right places and even renovated to reflect the past and present of Milwaukee. We understand just how difficult choosing a wedding venue can be, which is why we created one of the best venue finders online. 

Planning a true Milwaukee wedding? Regardless of your style or unique vision, we’d love to help you get started. 

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