New Wedding Venues in Southwest Missouri

There are some new and recently revamped spots to get hitched here in 417-land. Check out a list of these newly opened venues where you can say “I Do.”

by Jenna Murray

Dec 2023

The Venue at Shadow Rock
Photo courtesy Justin HuggeThe Venue at Shadow Rock

Affinity Riverside Estate

381 Guin Road, Nixa, 417-840-5352

Have you always imagined tying the knot while surrounded by trees and fresh air? Affinity Riverside Estate offers ceremony and reception venues for all the nature-loving couples. The courtyard, featuring greenery and wooden seating, provides the perfect venue for outdoor ceremonies. The scenery and forest backdrop at Affinity Riverside Estate create a plethora of unique photo opportunities. Indoor or covered ceremony and reception sites are also available.

The Venue at Shadow Rock

113 Columbus Road, Forsyth, 417-545-0095

The Venue at Shadow Rock offers both indoor and outdoor ceremonies with elegant, modern features. The outdoor venue creates an intimate moment surrounded by cedar trees and wooden benches. The indoor venue creates a modern, graceful look with white chairs and lots of natural lighting. The Venue at Shadow Rock also has both indoor and outdoor reception spaces that are ideal for creating a perfect ending to your perfect day.

The Upland

2210 Diggins Road, Seymour, 417-319-1703

Whether you’re planning for an intimate elopement or a big wedding surrounded by loved ones, The Upland has 4½ acres of land to make your dreams come true. Located in the scenic countryside, The Upland can accommodate up to 250 guests. It offers both indoor and outdoor spaces. The 2,000-square-foot outdoor space includes a covered pavilion and the option to add gas fire pits. Inside, 4,500 square feet includes  private wedding party suites.

Liberty Plantation

224 Bass Bend Trail, Cape Fair, 417-772-4273

Liberty Plantation radiates luxury, elegance and grandeur. The venue features a grand gazebo for an elegant outdoor ceremony, a southern-style mansion for a unique wedding photo backdrop and a reception hall outfitted with chandeliers and marble flooring. There’s also a quaint Bride’s Cottage where the bride can get ready. Liberty Plantation is the type of place that will add some southern charm to your big day.