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The Canton Barn wants your wedding or special event to be a huge success. We’ve been a part of so many wonderful celebrations at our barn. Our knowledge of event preparation and planning spans from years and years of experience. On our blog, we share barn wedding inspiration, event planning advice and other helpful tips.
How to Plan an Outdoor Wedding in South Dakota

How to Plan an Outdoor Wedding in South Dakota

South Dakota is the perfect setting for a barn wedding. With open prairies, farmlands, and lakes located across our Midwest state, we have an abundance of natural beauty surrounding us for inspiration. Finding the perfect wedding venue for your stunning day requires...

Inspiration for Barn Wedding Venue Ideas

Inspiration for Barn Wedding Venue Ideas

Who knew rustic and chic could work so well together? A barn wedding venue is the perfect idea for a photo-friendly outdoor retreat. The open setting of a barn gives you the perfect blank canvas to personalize with your theme. From jar string lights to reclaimed wood...

What to Expect When Booking Wedding Vendors

What to Expect When Booking Wedding Vendors

When you and your partner plan for a wedding there are many moving parts to consider. It can get intimidating knowing where to start! Coordinating everything from the little details to the date itself can really put your head through a spin. The best place to begin is...

Tips for Making Your Own Wedding Invitations

Tips for Making Your Own Wedding Invitations

After completing your guest list and picking your perfect date, you can start designing your “Save The Dates” and RSVPs for your big day! For many brides and grooms, this is one of the most exciting, fun and satisfying parts of the wedding planning process–and it...

The Advantages of Using a Locally Owned Wedding Venue

The Advantages of Using a Locally Owned Wedding Venue

Let’s face it: Picking a wedding venue for your big day is a tough decision. There are countless options available for modern brides, ranging from little family event spaces to massive arenas and conference halls. With so many options, it’s easy to get lost in the...

7 Tips for Hosting a Perfect South Dakota Wedding

7 Tips for Hosting a Perfect South Dakota Wedding

South Dakota is the perfect place to host a wedding. Our diverse landscape, friendly people and culture make us unique, and planning your wedding around that will make sure your big day is perfect. To help you get started on planning, here’s some tips from The Canton...

5 Event Ideas to Have at The Canton Barn

5 Event Ideas to Have at The Canton Barn

Besides barn weddings, we welcome guests to schedule other events to have at our barn venue! Throwing an event at the perfect venue makes a big difference. The right atmosphere sets the tone and a good location makes it easy for event attendees to be there. If you’re...