7 Eye-Catching Alternative Wedding Venues in Vancouver

Planning a wedding can be stressful. Anyone who's been married before can tell you, get through the diy wedding planning and you know you're meant to be. Bonus points if you can can do it with hands-on in-laws

It starts with finding the perfect space and if you're getting hitched in Vancouver or looking for some wedding inspiration, we're here to help.

From a former lumber warehouse in Mount Pleasant, to a rooftop loft Downtown, and a sleek and bright gallery space in Chinatown, these unique spaces are full of character and will delight you and your guests.

Have a look at our top alternative wedding venues in Vancouver.

397 Alexander

For those of you that don’t want to get married in a hotel downtown, here’s a spacious concrete warehouse with an open floor plan and a clean, industrial feel.


A versatile space designed to accommodate your creative vision. Features 22’ high ceilings, white walls, and concrete sealed floors. Our favorite part about this space is that it will adapt to any ideas your brilliant mind can dream of.

Cabinet Warehouse

Giant skylights bring incredible light to this industrial loft. This is an excellent, customizable spot for weddings and intimate events.

Rooftop Pavilion

This open-air pool deck is the perfect destination for a cocktail party, intimate reception or outdoor wedding venue.

130 West by Loungeworks

Creative event space often used for weddings, rehearsal dinners and private parties. The open floor plan features a full kitchen plus lounge and dining areas.

The Playground

A sleek and bright gallery space in Chinatown, perfectly sized for a variety of small wedding events. In fact, 10 pop-up weddings were held at The Playground over the course of two days in the fall of 2013!

The Beaumont Studios Venue

A unique loft-style gallery in the heart of Mount Pleasant with 3 private spaces that can be used together or separately.

We love discovering new spaces all over the city and are excited to share this list with you. We’re always ready to tell our community about new spaces and Vancouver wedding venues for them to tie the knot - did we miss any of your favorite spots? We’d love to hear from you about your favorite places! Drop us a line or shoot us a note on twitter @thisopenspace.