Two Awesome Wedding Barn Venues near Fort Leonard Wood

Barn weddings have become so popular these days, especially here in the Midwest. The combination of rustic and elegant is very appealing. Barns also accommodate weddings of all sizes and provide their own beautiful backdrop for photos. If you are in the process of planning a wedding in central Missouri, there are a couple outstanding wedding barn venues near Fort Leonard Wood. The great thing about this area is that it’s very easy to get to, and it’s centrally located in the state and in the nation. That can make it much less stressful planning an event when you are inviting a lot of out-of-town guests. If you’d like to learn more about wedding barn venues here in central Missouri, we will be telling you about two excellent options in this week's blog.

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Storiebook Moments

25330 Republic Road, Waynesville MO 65583

The following is from their website.

The Land and Farm

Storiebook Moments is perfectly located one mile from I-44 in the middle of the beautiful Ozark hills. We are between Richland, Waynesville and Lebanon Missouri. The barn is surrounded by lush green pastures, oak trees, rolling hills and meadows, a creek bed, with a fresh country breeze, where birds soar in the clear blue skies.

About Us

CD Storie is the owner of the historic century farm, Storiebook Moments and Storie’s Pumpkin Patch. CD built Storiebook Moments to give the local area a safe, fun and beautiful place to have special events. CD has lived on, and worked this farm his entire life, so he is very invested in the local community and people.


•700 Capacity (plus 25 staff personnel)

•Over 10,000 sq.. feet of barn & 4,000 sq. ft. patio.

•Situated on an 800-acre working family farm

•Ample parking

•Handicapped Accessible. (Flat access to inside of barn.)

•Non-smoking inside the barn. (Designated smoking areas available for guests outside.)

•Barn center section has a concrete floor, which includes an area for DJ’s or band.

Our Venue/Barn Rental includes

•Inside of the barn-brides area, grooms area, kitchen, balcony, fireplace and more.

•Outside front, and side of barn area-includes lighted patio and firepit. 

•Main entrance driveway up to the rear of the barn, for unloading, loading, and vendor use only.

•Parking lot for your guests’ arrival. Cars will be parked in the adjacent lots off of Republic Road.

•Handicapped parking directly outside the barn.

•Men and Women’s public bathrooms, as well as private restrooms for the wedding party.   

Click here to read more about Storiebook Moments.

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Mighty Oak Lodge

1720 Lynn Street, Lebanon, MO 65536

The following is from their website.

The Property

Mighty Oak Lodge has been open since September 2015. We have hosted over 250 weddings + various events! We are located on 40+ acres of the gentle rolling hills of Missouri, surrounded by large oak trees. Featured on our property we have the indoor reception "Lodge"; outdoor ceremony area with benches surrounding the "Mighty Oak" tree; 7-acre spring-fed lake with small private dock; covered pavilion and back patio with bistro lighting.


Our venue features beautiful stamped concrete outside + marbled, acid-stained concrete inside. The owner of the venue has put so much detail into every aspect of our grounds. Custom-made light fixtures, unique antique finds for furniture, creative wood-work, and much more!


Here at Mighty Oak, we strive to help you create your DREAM wedding. From the table set-up design, decor, vendors, timeline...we can help you plan it ALL! We have several packages to accommodate those wanting a simpler, budget-friendly those who don't want to lift a finger, and want the pro's to take care of everything!

Click here to learn more about Mighty Oak Lodge.

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Happy Wedding Planning from Fort Wood Hotels!

Both of these venues have an interesting history and best of all, they are run by people who really care about your wedding day. Once you decide on your venue, Fort Wood Hotels can help you and your family with lodging in the Fort Leonard Wood area. We have several hotels for you choose from and they are all easy to get to. Plus, there are loads of really fun things to do in the area while your guests are here. They can click here to view the different hotels and compare amenities to find the one that is perfect for them. We hope you enjoyed this blog and found helpful in the process of planning your wedding. We look forward to serving you and your guests as you visit the Fort Leonard Wood area, and we would love to share more tips and information about vacationing in mid-Missouri. If you’d like to hear more from Fort Wood Hotels, don’t forget to use the link below to follow us on social media.

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