Hello friends we are Kevin and Anna, a Lexington, Kentucky-based husband and wife wedding photography team.



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Our story began at a local rock climbing gym, where we met and quickly fell for each other. Our love for rock climbing, hiking & the great outdoors made us a perfect match. 

Our wedding took place in 2012 at Lost River Cave in Bowling Green, Kentucky. We cherish our wedding photos and all of the amazing moments that our photographer captured for us. Our passion is to do the same for you. We understand the magnitude and importance of capturing your wedding day because it only happens once.

Top 25 Outdoor Wedding Venues in Kentucky

We love photographing outdoor weddings! Kentucky has some of the most beautiful wineries, farms, distilleries, forests, countryside, caves, cliffsides and more. There are so many outdoor wedding venues on this list because we love them all! This list contains our top 25 outdoor wedding venues in Kentucky that we have had the pleasure of photographing weddings at. If you are looking for the perfect wedding venue for your special day then look no further because these beautiful outdoor wedding venues are absolutely perfect for your wedding. These are venues where we have photographed some pretty amazing love stories. Make sure to click on the links below to see the full wedding day love stories.

Outdoor summer wedding at the beautiful and rustic Event Barn at Evans Orchard in Georgetown, Kentucky. Wedding Photography by: Kevin and Anna Photography www.kevinandannaweddings.comEvans Orchard Event Barn

Evans Orchard Event Barn is located in Georgetown, Kentucky. We love Evans Orchard for it’s long rows of apple trees, beautiful barn, and sunsets like no other. One of our favorite options is that they offer old church pews for your outdoor ceremony seating. Evans Orchard provides rooms for the bride and groom to get ready, an outdoor ceremony location, and the barn to host your reception. Click on the link below to see more of this beautiful venue:

http://kevinandannaweddings.com/tag/evans-orchard

Events at Hemlock Springs is a spectacular new wedding venue located in the Red River Gorge in Campton, Kentucky. Beautiful location for an outdoor wedding. Photo by Kevin and Anna Photography www.kevinandannaweddings.comEvents at Hemlock Springs

Events at Hemlock Springs is located in the heart of the Red River Gorge in Wolfe County, KY. This perfect venue is nestled in the heart of the Appalachian Mountains surrounding some of the most beautiful landscapes in the state of Kentucky. The property has rock shelters, waterfalls, streams, and mountain meadows. What we love most about this venue is their romantic ceremony space located under a canopy of trees. They also have gorgeous getting ready spaces for the bride and groom, and a spectacular overlook from the venue. Click on the link below to learn more:

http://kevinandannaweddings.com/tag/events-at-hemlock-springs

Lost River Cave a beautiful & unique outdoor wedding venue in Bowling Green, KY. Perfect destination wedding for adventurous couples who love the outdoors.Lost River Cave

Lost River Cave is located in Bowling Green, Kentucky. This venue is a one of a kind with blue crystal streams, an enchanting forest, and of course the cave. You can get married in the forested overlooking the stream and have your reception in the opening of the cave lit with a beautiful chandelier and drapery. It will truly leave your guests with a one of a kind experience. We absolutely love Lost River Cave because it is where we got married. Click here to see more of this beautiful venue:

http://kevinandannaweddings.com/tag/lost-river-cave

The Kentucky Castle

The Kentucky Castle is located in Versailles, Kentucky. This real-life fairytale castle is nestled in the rolling hills and famous horse farms near Keeneland Racecourse. The Kentucky Castle has so many romantic spaces to have your ceremony. From the rooftop, spires, gates, stone walls you are sure to find the perfect spot fit for a princess. Click here to see more of this unique wedding venue:

http://kevinandannaweddings.com/tag/kentucky-castle

Ceremony wedding photography at Buffalo Trace Distillery in Frankfort, Kentucky.Buffalo Trace Distillery

Buffalo Trace Distillery is located in Frankfort, Kentucky. It is one of the oldest distilleries in Kentucky and is truly one of a kind. They have beautiful gardens for pretty ceremonies, old historic buildings and machinery, bourbon barrel rooms, and an old rustic cabin clubhouse. We love that they give your guests a private tour of the distillery as a part of your wedding day experience. Click on the link below to learn more:

http://kevinandannaweddings.com/tag/buffalo-trace-distillery

Warrenwood Manor

Warrenwood Manor is located in Danville, Kentucky. It has some of the sweetest southern charm all wrapped up in one place. The historic house looks as if it came out of a real-life fairy tale. It is the perfect place for couples to get ready and take romantic photos. The house sits on a gorgeous rolling countryside. There are so many options around the venue to choose for your perfect ceremony location. Your reception is in the beautiful barn lit with chandeliers and hanging lights. Be sure to click on the link below to check this place out:

http://kevinandannaweddings.com/tag/warrenwood-manor

Talon Winery a 300-acre winery nestled amongst some of Lexington Kentucky's finest horse farms offers a variety of rustic, country spaces for your upcoming wedding. Photo by Kevin and Anna Photography www.kevinandannaweddings.comTalon Winery

Talon Winery is located in Lexington, Kentucky. It sits on a beautiful farm with rustic barns, several ponds, and long rows of vines. The fields are filled with tall grass and the sunsets are absolutely stunning. You can choose from many romantic ceremony sites. Your reception is in a beautiful barn that has glass doors on the both sides and lit with white lights all through the rafters. Click on the link below to learn more:

http://kevinandannaweddings.com/tag/talon-winery

Bride and groom standing under a canopy of trees at Shaker Village in Harrodsburg, KYShaker Village

Shaker Village is located in Harrodsburg, Kentucky. The village has been beautifully and historically maintained with some of the most romantic buildings, white picket fences, gardens, tree swings, and rolling countrysides filled with wildflowers. We love that you can get ready in the adorable homes filled with so much character. The wedding barn in on a hill overlooking the countryside. Shaker Village has some of the most breathtaking views and is filled with wildlife. Be sure to click on the link below to see more from this stunning wedding venue:

http://kevinandannaweddings.com/tag/shaker-village

Outdoor wedding ceremony at the Barn at Springhouse Gardens in Nicholasville, KYThe Barn at Springhouse Gardens

The Barn at Springhouse Gardens is located in Nicholasville, Kentucky. This beautiful venue is filled with breathtaking gardens and an old rustic tobacco barn. The barn is filled with vintage charm. Inside are gold mirrors on the walls, vintage furniture, and chandeliers. Everything about this venue is amazing. Make sure to click on the link below to see more:

http://kevinandannaweddings.com/tag/springhouse-gardens

Wedding ceremony photos at the Club at UK's Spindletop Hall in Lexington, Kentucky.Spindletop Hall

Spindletop Hall is located in Lexington, Kentucky. It is settled in between some beautiful horse farms. A long country road with a canopy of trees leads you to this large historic estate. Inside the estate is filled with grand staircases, chandeliers, a beautiful library and so much more. The back patio creates a stunning grand ceremony backdrop. This venue has so much beautiful charm and is truly one of a kind. Click on the link below to see more of this beautiful venue:

http://kevinandannaweddings.com/tag/spindletop-hall

Ashley Inn

The Ashley Inn is located in Lancaster, Kentucky. This beautiful venue has an old historic home that sits on a breathtaking horse farm. The farm has fields filled with horses, a white barn, and a large pond with weeping willows. Your ceremony can take place in a number of beautiful spots from the house to the pond. The reception takes place in a charming and open white carriage house. We love that they also have a romantic spot to start a fire and make smores. Click on the link below to see more photos:

http://kevinandannaweddings.com/tag/ashley-inn

The Barn at Cedar Grove

The Barn at Cedar Grove is located in Greensburg, Kentucky. This old rustic barn is surrounded by a beautiful forest. The ceremony can take place on the edge of the forest or inside the barn. The barn in beautifully decorated with a gold chandelier inside and large floral wreaths on the outside. Rustic southern charm surrounds the barn from antique tractors to two cute cottages for the bride and groom to each get ready in. Click on the link below to see more of this beautiful venue:

http://kevinandannaweddings.com/tag/the-barn-at-cedar-grove

Kentucky ceremony wedding photos at the Lexington Country Club in Lexington, KY.Lexington Country Club

Lexington Country Club is located in Lexington, Kentucky. This venue sits in the middle of beautiful horse farmland just off of Paris Pike. A large gorgeous white house sits on the edge of a golf course. Inside it is dressed in crystal chandeliers, a grand fireplace, and tall ceilings. Outside on the back patio is a perfect spot for romantic ceremonies. Click on the link below to see more photos:

http://kevinandannaweddings.com/tag/lexington-country-club

Kentucky Wedding Photographer outdoor ceremony details in Lexington, Kentucky.White Haven Fields

White Haven Fields is located in Lexington, Kentucky. It is located on a driving range/family farm. It is the perfect place if you are dreaming of an outdoor ceremony and reception. This outdoor venue hosts a romantic wood beam chapel and hanging chandelier. The ceremony and reception space is surrounded by rows of large trees and farmland. If you are envisioning a white tent wedding then this is the perfect venue for you! Click on the link below to see more of this beautiful venue:

http://kevinandannaweddings.com/tag/white-haven-fields/

Cliffview Resort

Cliffview resort is located in the heart of the Red River Gorge in Campton, Kentucky. This venue sits on the top of a cliff with breathtaking views of the forest and cliff lines. You and your guests can stay in some romantic cabins or lodges right on the property. They have multiple ceremony and reception options to fit your needs. It is a perfect destination wedding spot in the heart of Kentucky. Click on the link below to see more weddings at the Cliffview Resort:

http://kevinandannaweddings.com/tag/cliffview-resort

Kentucky Horse Park

The Kentucky Horse Park is located in Lexington, Kentucky. This is the perfect outdoor wedding venue filled with romantic charm. In the back of the park, there is a hidden gem. A long winding stone outdoor staircase sets the perfect backdrop for ceremonies, receptions, and beautiful bride and groom photos. The grounds are also filled with beautiful trees, a large pond, horses, tall grass, and fences. Show you’re out of town guests what Kentucky is all about. Click on the link below to see more of this beautiful venue:

http://kevinandannaweddings.com/tag/kentucky-horse-park

Summer wedding at the beautiful Griffin Gate Marriott Resort in Lexington, Kentucky. Photos by: Kevin and Anna Photography www.kevinandannaweddings.comGriffin Gate Marriott

The Griffin Gate Marriott is located on a beautiful golf course in Lexington, Kentucky. This golf course is filled with many different locations for your wedding ceremony and reception. They have a large historic mansion that is breathtaking both inside and out. The golf course is filled with ponds, romantic bridges, weeping willows and tall grass. Very convenient for you and your out of town guests to stay at the day of your wedding. Our favorite part is that they give us golf carts to drive around in for photos. Their staff is top notch and some of the best we have worked with in the wedding industry. Click on the link below to see more of this beautiful venue:

http://kevinandannaweddings.com/tag/griffin-gate-marriott

The Gardens at China Grove

The Gardens at China Grove is located in Lexington, Kentucky. It sits in the middle of a valley surrounded by a forest. This breathtaking venue has an old rustic barn and romantic China gardens. The gardens are filed with bamboo and many other beautiful plants. The barn has an old rustic roof with sliding doors. This gorgeous outdoor wedding venue is located right next to the Kentucky River. Click on the link below to see more photos of this beautiful venue:

http://kevinandannaweddings.com/tag/the-gardens-at-china-grove

Outdoor fall wedding at the Signature Club of Landsdowne in Lexington, Kentucky. The reception was held in the Grand Ballroom and was elegantly decorated. Photo by: Kevin and Anna Photography www.kevinandannaweddings.comThe Signature Club of Lansdowne

The Signature Club of Lansdowne is located in Lexington, Kentucky. The back patio lawn of this venue has a beautiful gazebo that is perfect for a wedding ceremony. The grounds are also filled with beautiful landscapes. Inside the ballroom is perfect for receptions and the patio balcony is the perfect place for outdoor cocktail hours and receptions. Click on the link below to see more weddings at the Signature Club.

http://kevinandannaweddings.com/tag/the-signature-club-of-lansdowne

Sweet country wedding at Moonlight Fields Wedding Farm in Nicholasville, Kentucky. Photos by: Kevin and Anna Photography www.kevinandannaweddings.comMoonlight Fields Wedding Farm

Moonlight Fields Wedding Farm is located on a farm in Nicholasville, Kentucky. The farm has a gorgeous view with rolling hills, black farm fences, an enchanting barn and a breathtaking greenery archway. This is the perfect venue to host both your wedding ceremony and reception. It also has a space for both the bride and groom to get ready at. Click on the link below to see more photos of this beautiful venue:

http://kevinandannaweddings.com/tag/moonlight-fields-wedding-farm

Wedding ceremony photos at Gratz Park in Lexington, Kentucky.Gratz Park

Gratz Park is a historic park located in the heart of downtown Lexington surrounded by beautiful old and charming homes. This the perfect location for an outdoor wedding ceremony. The architecture surrounding the park creates the most beautiful places to take photos of the bride and groom, bridal party, and family photos. Click on the link below to see more photos of this beautiful ceremony site:

http://kevinandannaweddings.com/tag/gratz-park

Bride and groom wedding photos at Champion Trace Golf Club in Nicholasville, KYChampion Trace Golf Club

Champion Trace Golf Club is located in Nicholasville, Kentucky. It is surrounded by a beautiful landscape filled with weeping willows, ponds, and tall grass. It is the perfect location for an outdoor ceremony that looks over a large pond. Their reception hall can host a large reception. Inside there is a romantic fireplace. Click on the link below to see more of this beautiful venue:

http://kevinandannaweddings.com/tag/champion-trace-golf-club

Wedding outdoor ceremony photos at the First Vineyard in Nicholasville, Kentucky.First Vineyard

First Vineyard is located in Nicholasville, Kentucky. This beautiful venue sits on the top of a vineyard overlooking the Kentucky River and rolling hills. There is a location for both the bride and the groom to get ready for their special day. The reception hall is a small barn with sliding doors which is perfect for evening receptions. You are sure to capture some breathtaking photos at this sweet venue. Click on the link below to see more of this beautiful venue:

http://kevinandannaweddings.com/tag/first-vineyard

Fall bridesmaid wedding photos at Honey Locust Farms in Morning View, Kentucky.Honey Locust Farms

Honey Locust Farms is located in Morning View, Kentucky. This venue sits on a farm with so much charm. The ceremony location looks over the rolling hills of Kentucky. They have a large reception barn with white walls as well as a cornfield, and an old rustic truck. It is the perfect place for a southern stlye wedding. Click on the link below to see more of this beautiful venue:

http://kevinandannaweddings.com/tag/honey-locust-farms

Engagement Session at Keeneland with Manchester Farm's iconic white barn in the backgroundKeeneland

Keeneland is located in Lexington, Kentucky. This venue is the perfect spot for horse lovers. Keeneland Racecourse is known for its beautiful racetrack, barns, historic mansion, and long rows of white fences. Keeneland can host large weddings with several different locations for your ceremony and reception. You can’t get any more Kentucky proud than at Keeneland. Click on the link below to see more of this beautiful venue:

http://kevinandannaweddings.com/tag/keeneland