Small Wedding Jackson Hole | 4 Stunning Venues in Wyoming

bride at her small jackson hole wedding by adrian wayment photo

If you’re thinking about having a smaller and more intimate wedding day, Jackson Hole features some great locations that most people don’t know about. These locations are fantastic for couples who want a wedding in a hidden gem far from the typical wedding locations. Check out some of the best venues for a small wedding in Jackson Hole!


4 Venues for a Small Wedding in Jackson Hole, WY 

National Museum of Wildlife Art 

Resting on a cliff overlooking the National Elk Refuge, the National Museum of Wildlife Art features the area’s natural beauty with indoor and outdoor venues that will make your wedding festivities a true masterpiece. 

You can choose from multiple places to host your wedding at this venue. The Pike and Susan Sullivan Hall Event Space is a lobby serving as a backdrop for a small, intimate wedding. The Members’ Lounge and Gallery offers a comfortable setting for up to 42 guests for weddings. The Palate Restaurant offers terrace access and maximum seating for up to 45 guests. Unfortunately, this one is not available for day rental. The sculpture Trail Terrace overlooks the National Elk Refuge and provides additional mingling space and picnic table seating for your event. 

The Lynne and Jack Fritz Conference Room is a formal boardroom and seats 16 captain’s chairs around the heavy wooden sectional table. Perimeter seating expands room capacity to 25. Finally, the Wapiti Gallery Event Space Rental is adjacent to the Cook Auditorium and Pike and Susan Sullivan Hall. The lecture-style seating can be arranged for 80 people seated at round tables, with standing room for 150.

The site fee for your wedding at the museum varies depending upon which room you reserve for this wedding venue.

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The Cloudveil

The Cloudveil is an excellent location if you want a wedding venue with all the bells and whistles. This wedding venue caters the food for your big day and helps to simplify everything and ease your stress. After saying your vows on the rooftop terrace, you can indulge in some fantastic food from the Fine Dining Restaurant Group. 

Having event coordinators on site also helps out. The Cloudveil in Jackson Hole provides that for you on your wedding day, as they’ll assist you in making the venue your own and provide you with a stress-free celebration experience from start to finish. 

When booking your wedding day at this location, you can expect to see a multitude of other features, including: 

  • Fire pits
  • Views of the historic Town Square and Snow King Mountain
  • The rooftop terrace has a retractable covering
  • Floor-to-ceiling windows 
  • Two fireplaces
  • Built-in TV screens
  • AV (a plus since not every venue provides this)
  • Dressing room
  •  Handicap accessibility
  • Wi-Fi
  • Guest capacity is up to 100 guests
  • Bar and drinks
  • Cakes and desserts
  • Food and catering
  • Planning
  • Rentals and equipment
  • Transportation and shuttle service

wedding details at a small wedding in jackson hole taken by photographer adrian wayment


Antelope Trails Ranch

At Antelope Trails Ranch, you’ll get a stunning location for your small wedding in Jackson Hole. They have accommodations for up to 28 guests with amenities and an event space for up to 250 people. In addition, each package offered is designed to enable couples to host other smaller events, including bridal parties, rehearsal dinners, and more. 

As the engaged couple, you’ll be able to choose your vendors and ask for a list of some of the best vendors in the area if you’re not sure what you’re looking for. The team at the ranch can also help with outsourcing rentals and providing consultations. 

When you book your wedding day with Antelope Trails Ranch, you can expect: 

  • A customized wedding day
  • Freedom to work with vendors of your choosing: wedding planners, caterers, alcohol, DJ/band, florists, equipment, etc.
  • Fee transparency (no hidden charges!)
  • Flexible capacity
  • Complete privacy & exclusive use during your stay
  • 12 wine barrels available for staging & decor
  • A driveway and parking areas
  • Ceremony site on the banks of the Snake River
  • A broad, level lawn that can accommodate up to three tents
  • A property manager to assist with installation
  • Optional consultation for help with planning, sourcing vendors/rentals, and ideal site utilization
  • Rental lodging about two miles away


Trail Creek Ranch

Trail Creek Ranch is an excellent location for a small wedding in Jackson Hole with fewer guests. The backdrop for your Trail Creek Ranch wedding is a historic 1930s Bircher Barn seating anywhere from 2 to 20 people, with several other locations available for your ceremony and reception on the ranch, depending on the size of your event. 

Your special day can be anything you dream of, from a tent in the pastures for the reception to the ceremony in front of the barn. While certain vendors are not required here, you will be given a list of some of the best vendors in the area. In addition, trail Creek Ranch offers 270 acres of stunning Wyoming beauty functioning as the backdrop for your barn wedding. 

There are several places on the ranch for your special event. From a small dinner party to a large wedding, the ranch offers your guests a personal and rustic-inspired experience with beautiful photo opportunities. Locations include a tent in the pastures and a ceremony in front of the barn. 

menus and cake details at a small wedding venue in jackson hole.


Small Wedding Jackson Hole

It’s becoming trendier now to have smaller weddings with your closest friends and families. Luckily, there are many places to choose from now that offer spaces for these smaller and more intimate gatherings. So check out and book your intimate wedding at one of the best venues for a small wedding in Jackson Hole!

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