Rolling Hills in Southern Indiana

Looking for quintessential barn wedding venues in Indiana? Look no further than The Loft at Walnut Hill. Our venue spaces offer the perfect blend of rustic charm and modern elegance for your special day. At The Loft, you’ll find all that and more! In this blog, we’ll give you a virtual tour, showcase our inclusions and amenities, and answer some FAQs.

Address1317 Bennett Rd, Bedford, IN 47421

Rolling Hills in Southern Indiana

Embracing Rustic Charm at The Loft at Walnut Hill

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Discover the magic at The Loft at Walnut Hill, where the vision of your wedding ceremony materializes with ease. Our venue offers seamless indoor and outdoor ceremony spaces, allowing you to embrace the whims of nature for a flawless celebration. The reception pavilion, flooded with natural light, provides timeless elegance and can accommodate up to 250 guests. With a full bridal cottage and dedicated on-site staff, preparations become a fairytale come true.

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A Venue Steeped in Rural Elegance

The Loft at Walnut Hill exudes rural sophistication, marrying the simplicity of barn aesthetics with elements of grace and style. The wooden structures, bathed in the warm glow of market lights, create a cozy yet refined atmosphere. Exposed beams and vintage decor add to the pastoral charm, offering a canvas that’s both photogenic and personal. It’s this seamless blend of the countryside spirit with a touch of finesse that makes The Loft at Walnut Hill a beacon of rural elegance.

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Venue Spaces at The Loft

Our event venue spaces at The Loft at Walnut Hill offer versatility and beauty, ensuring we have the perfect spot for every moment of your special day.

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  • Bridal Suite: Indulge in luxury and comfort within The Loft at Walnut Hill’s Bridal Suite, thoughtfully designed as a serene sanctuary for brides and their bridal party to prepare for the big day. This expansive suite boasts elegant decor, ample seating, and large mirrors, providing an ideal backdrop for pre-wedding preparations and photo sessions. Brides can unwind and enjoy pampering sessions while having their hair and makeup done, ensuring they feel radiant and confident as they walk down the aisle. Bathed in natural light, the Bridal Suite offers a picturesque setting for capturing precious moments before the ceremony.

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  • The Loft: Experience rustic elegance in The Loft at Walnut Hill’s indoor ceremony and reception space, characterized by exposed wooden beams, vaulted ceilings, and charming rustic accents. This versatile venue can accommodate up to 250 guests and offers customizable seating arrangements to suit both intimate gatherings and larger celebrations. Couples have the freedom to decorate the Loft according to their unique style, whether it’s classic, vintage, or contemporary, creating a personalized ambiance for their special day. Equipped with contemporary comforts and offering sweeping vistas of the rural landscape, the Loft provides the perfect backdrop for a memorable matrimonial celebration.

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  • The Pavilion: Exchange vows surrounded by nature’s beauty on The Loft at Walnut Hill’s enchanting Terrace, an idyllic indoor/outdoor ceremony space framed by lush greenery and scenic views. The Terrace provides elegant seating arrangements for guests and can be tailored to accommodate the couple’s preferences and guest countPartners can elevate the charm of the Terrace by adding their own decorative touches and intimate lighting, crafting an enchanting setting for their nuptials. Whether drenched in natural daylight or aglow with the gentle shimmer of lights beneath the celestial canopy, the Terrace provides a dreamy scene for the pledge of commitment.

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  • Our Patio: The patio at The Loft at Walnut Hill presents a flexible open-air area ideal for pre-dinner drinks, various celebrations, and dining under the sky. Boasting picturesque landscapes of rural settings, the Terrace offers a comfortable and welcoming environment for attendees to socialize and enjoy festive occasions. Couples can opt to host their entire event on the Patio or use it as an extension of the indoor reception space, allowing guests to enjoy the beauty of nature throughout the celebration. The Terrace can be tailored with sophisticated seats, comfortable relaxation spots, and cheerful decorations, guaranteeing a bespoke and unforgettable event for attendees.

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Lodging at the Venue

Imagine not having to rush to a hotel after your celebrations. Instead, you and your partner can retreat to cozy accommodations just a stone’s throw from the party. Recently renovated, this private oasis features a luxurious queen-size bed, a convenient kitchen area, and a private bathroom. Tucked away for ultimate privacy, it serves as the perfect retreat for couples to enjoy each other’s company amidst the captivating beauty of our surroundings. Our lodging combines the charm of the venue with the amenities and comforts of home, ensuring a restful night’s sleep after a day filled with love and laughter.

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Why Choose Us

  1. Experience the convenience of our dedicated bridal cottage, exclusively reserved for the bridal party’s use. Immerse yourself in comfort and privacy as you prepare for your special day.
  2. Enjoy the flexibility of our climate-controlled pavilion, complete with remote-controlled blinds, allowing you to customize the atmosphere to your liking. Whether you prefer an open-air feel or a cozy, enclosed space, our pavilion ensures your comfort in any weather.
  3. Personalize your wedding experience by selecting your own vendors. From florists to photographers, you have the freedom to curate your dream team to bring your vision to life.
  4. Optimize your planning process with our in-house caterer and DJ services, eliminating the hassle of coordinating multiple vendors. Our experienced professionals are dedicated to exceeding your expectations and creating an unforgettable celebration.
  5. Rest assured that all of our facilities are ADA-approved and wheelchair accessible, ensuring that every guest can fully participate in your joyous occasion.
  6. Enjoy a stress-free planning experience with our organized approach for wedding couples. From initial consultation to the big day itself, our team is committed to guiding you through every step of the process, ensuring a seamless and memorable celebration.

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All-Inclusive Packages For Stress-Free Nuptials

Our all-inclusive packages are designed to take the weight off your shoulders, creating a straightforward path to your stress-free nuptials. We include essentials such as tables, chairs, linens, and runners, alongside the added convenience of full setup and teardown services for your wedding reception. Our team has thought through every detail, from the flow of the day to the nuances of dining and dancing, ensuring that you can focus on what’s truly important – celebrating your union surrounded by those you cherish most.

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Collaborating With Indiana’s Finest Wedding Vendors

We’ve built strong collaborations with some of Indiana’s finest wedding vendors to ensure every aspect of your big day is executed to perfection. Among these are the best wedding barns, offering a rustic yet elegant atmosphere. From divine caterers showcasing local flavors to floral artists who can transform spaces with blooms, our network is at your disposal. Working with these professionals, who are well-versed in the nuances of The Loft at Walnut Hill, means that your wedding won’t just meet your expectations – it’ll wonderfully transcend them.

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Real Weddings That Inspire

The Loft at Walnut Hill has seen many couples begin their journey together with wedding ceremonies, each leaving a bit of their story within its wooden beams. Every celebration is a new chapter in the venue’s history, rich with emotion and joy. As previous couples share their tales of laughter, vows, and dances under the stars, they become a part of the venue’s ever-growing tapestry of love and legacy – inspiring future couples to add their unique threads to the fabric of our history.

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Celebrate the Unique: Custom Experiences Shared by Couples

We celebrate the uniqueness of every couple, encouraging them to craft a wedding celebration that’s as one-of-a-kind as their love story. At The Loft at Walnut Hill, past couples have delighted in experiences tailored to their personal style—be it vintage chic, bohemian glamour, or classic elegance. From grand entrances on horseback to night skies illuminated by fireworks, we’ve seen it all and supported it all. By sharing their custom experiences, couples help us to illustrate the boundless possibilities available for your own extraordinary day.

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FAQ: Answers to Your Barn Wedding Queries

What are some factors to consider when choosing a barn wedding venue?

  • Venue Size: Ensure the barn can comfortably accommodate your guest count and any additional vendors or amenities you plan to include.
  • Amenities: Consider the availability of amenities such as restrooms, heating or cooling systems, bridal suites, and parking areas.
  • Atmosphere: Evaluate the ambiance of the barn, including its rustic charm, scenic surroundings, and potential for personalization with decor.
  • Weather Considerations: Assess whether the barn is equipped to handle various weather conditions, such as rain, wind, or extreme temperatures, especially if you plan to have an outdoor ceremony or reception.
  • Accessibility: Check for accessibility features such as ramps, elevators, and ADA-compliant facilities to ensure all guests can comfortably navigate the venue.
  • Vendor Flexibility: Determine whether the venue allows you to choose your own vendors or if they have preferred vendors you must use for catering, decor, and other services.
  • Logistics: Consider logistical factors such as location, proximity to accommodations for guests, and any restrictions or regulations that may affect your event, such as noise ordinances or curfews.
  • Budget: Evaluate the cost of renting the barn and any additional services or amenities to ensure it aligns with your overall wedding budget.
  • Personal Preferences: Ultimately, choose a barn wedding venue that resonates with your vision for your special day and reflects your personal style and preferences.

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What are some amenities we can expect at The Loft at Walnut Hill?

  • Enchanting indoor and outdoor ceremony locales
  • Luminous reception pavilion accommodating up to 250 guests
  • Dedicated bridal cottage for peaceful preparation
  • On-site staff committed to ensuring a seamless day
  • Valet parking and full bar service for guests’ comfort
  • Every element of your wedding curated to create a magical experience

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How do I secure my preferred date at The Loft at Walnut Hill?

To secure your preferred wedding date at The Loft at Walnut Hill, simply reach out to us through our website by clicking the button below. It’s best to do this as early as possible, as dates can fill up quickly. We’ll provide you with availability and guide you through the booking process, ensuring the date for your special day is set in stone. Our team is here to help every step of the way, from the initial inquiry to the final I-dos.

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What are some nearby places and attractions?

  • Indianapolis
  • Zionsville
  • Whitestown
  • Yorktown
  • Nashville
  • Jamestown
  • Eaton
  • Muncie
  • Crawfordsville
  • Lafayette
  • Hopewell
  • Bargersville
  • Arcadia
  • Urbana

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Are there any other barn wedding venues in Indiana?

Yes, Whippoorwill Hill, JLH Wedding Barn, Bay Horse Inn, Sycamore Farm Bloomington, White Willow Farms, Mallow Run Winery, Zyntango Farm, Avon Wedding Barn, and Hawks Point Acres are in Indiana.

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What is the weather like seasonally in Indiana?


Temperature (F)



50°F – 70°F



70°F – 85°F



50°F – 70°F

Low to Moderate


20°F – 40°F


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Contact Us

For inquiries or to schedule a visit to The Loft at Walnut Hill, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us. Our dedicated team is here to assist you every step of the way as you plan your special day. Whether you have questions about availability, pricing, or the amenities we offer, we’re here to provide you with all the information you need to make your wedding dreams a reality. Contact us today by clicking on the button below, and let’s start planning the wedding of your dreams at The Loft at Walnut Hill.