Rustic weddings have become popular, but creating this look with elegance can take more creativity. We have had many recent brides host stunning rustic weddings at our venue.

Here are some ideas to incorporate into your rustic wedding (or other event!)

Greenery

This rustic wedding reception used greenery set the tone for The Lodge at The Willows in Indianapolis

Including greenery helps to pull off the rustic wedding theme, The Lodge at The Willows in Indianapolis

Candles & String Lighting  

The fireplace for this wedding reception at The Lodge at The Willows is decorated with candles and string lights for a rustic theme

The Lodge at The Willows decorated with candles and string lights give this wedding reception a rustic feeling

Wooden Signs

Wooden signs give weddings a rustic feel

...Or anything wooden 

This rustic-themed wedding reception completes the look with a tree cake plate at The Lodge at The Willows

Outdoor wedding reception featuring a wagon cocktail cart complete the rustic theme

Scenic Views (Lakes, Gardens, Woods)

The Lodge at The Willows features a deck and fire pit, making the perfect venue for your outdoor event

Door Archway

The Ballroom at The Willows set up for a rustic, fall wedding ceremony

Many of these photos were taken in The Lodge, which has a rustic, elegant feel.

A first dance at The Lodge at The Willows, a waterfront rustic venue for any event or wedding

If you’re interested in hosting your own rustic wedding or other event at our Lodge, contact us for more information! 317-251-2628.