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Lake Erie is one of the five Great Lakes of North America. It touches four states; New York, Pennsylvania, Ohio, and Michigan. There are beautiful sandy beaches, amazing state parks, and breathtaking views everywhere you look. It’s no surprise that Lake Erie is a popular destination for weddings. In fact there are approximately 180 possible wedding venues in Erie, PA. So, can you get married on Lake Erie? Yes, in many places. To help you narrow it down, here are 6 of the best wedding venues on Lake Erie. 

The Lakehouse Inn & Winery

The Lakehouse Inn is a beautiful bed and breakfast with unparalleled lake views. The Inn & Winery is perfect for a very intimate wedding and can accommodate up to 50 people. They also offer a full-service spa and a lakefront restaurant. 

The Nautica Queen Cruise Ship

If you are looking to get married ON the lake, you can rent out the Nautica Queen, or host your wedding during a public cruise. The packages are relatively inexpensive, and the max capacity is 300 guests. This is ideal for both large and small weddings and the views of the Cleveland skyline are a perfect backdrop to your wedding photos. 


This lodge is a year-round resort, and one of the best wedding venues on Lake Erie for large weddings. There are over 100 rooms and suites on the property, not counting the 20 or so cottages spread out over 3 lakeside acres as well as 8,500 square feet of event space. 

Barcelona Lakeside

Barcelona Lakeside venue truly is a magical setting for a wedding. It is only open from mid-May until mid-September but offers the perfect place for a private wedding of less than 25 guests. There is space for dancing, and the lakeside garden is beautiful in full bloom. 

Vermilion On The Lake

Vermilion on the Lake used to be a summer spot for the wealthy. Built in 1919, the rustic space now hosts weddings. This is a great space for a very large waterfront wedding, and can hold events for up to 300 guests. If you dream of a picturesque outdoor wedding, this is the perfect venue for you. 

Henn Mansion

Henn Mansion is the perfect place for people who love classic settings. Built in 1923, this English Tudor Manor is a registered historic site that is the perfect place for an intimate wedding of less than 80 guests.

Choose Erie Photography for Your Big Day!

Regardless of your personal style, your wedding size, and your budget, there is bound to be a wonderful wedding venue to fit your needs. Lake Erie will, without a doubt, make your wedding a day you want to remember for all the right reasons. Capture the memories of your big day by choosing Erie Photography. We provide professional packages for weddings on Lake Erie. Check out some of our work here.