Kansas City Venues for Your Intimate Wedding

Many couples today are wanting smaller, more intimate weddings to celebrate their marriage with their closest family and friends. If you’re planning on hosting a wedding in Kansas City with a short guest list, then you are in the right place! With so many wonderful Kansas City wedding venues to choose from, we compiled a list of our favorites for your intimate celebration!


Located North of Kansas City, Executive Hills Polo Club is a timeless mansion, rich in history, with beyond beautiful views! This 7,000 square foot mansion is perfectly described as southern charm meets classic elegance. This Kansas City wedding venue is located on over 15 acres of beautiful grounds including a two-acre pond and a waterfront gazebo, a perfect location for a first-look. Whether your style is classic and romantic, simple and modern, vintage and traditional, rustic or boho, we think this venue is the perfect canvas for your intimate wedding to take place at!
Executive Hills Polo Club | Kansas City Wedding Venue | Photo by Lala Lens Art


Located between the Plaza and Westport neighborhoods of Kansas City, La Villa is a minimalistic venue with beautiful Spanish architecture and traditional touches throughout. The ballroom features gorgeous 30-foot ceilings with original wrought iron chandeliers with white clean walls. Your guests will love the outdoor space this venue offers, a Spanish-style courtyard with patio seating and string lights strung from side to side. If you love of an outdoor reception but with indoor capabilities, we think this venue is the perfect spot for you!

La Villa | Kansas City Wedding Venue | Photography by TJ Stansbury


Located 22 minutes south of Overland Park near Peculiar, Kansas, The Barn at Riverbend is a family owned rustic barn with incredible amenities. This venue features both a bridal loft + groom’s cabin for getting ready, a hillside ceremony set-up with an aisle through the trees, a barn with a covered patio, and an outdoor bar and firepit for warming up and roasting some s’mores. If you love the idea of a countryside wedding, this is the space for you!The Barn at Riverbend | Kansas City Wedding Venue | Photo by Elizabeth LaDean Photography


Located in the downtown convention center in Kansas City, The Little Theatre is anything but conventional. The ballroom is like no other in that it is shaped as an octagon and features gorgeous marble throughout with stunning art deco light fixtures. This Kansas City wedding venue features beautiful 19 foot ceilings and over 5,000 square feet of space to host your upcoming wedding. If you are envisioning an elegant, classic wedding, then look no further – this venue is the perfect spot for you!

The Little Theater | Kansas City Wedding Venue


Located just north of the Country Club Plaza, The Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art is a very modern and sophisticated space. Your guests will be sure to enjoy the unique architecture throughout and the impressive collection of modern art. If you love bright colors, and are looking for a fun and unconventional experience for your guests, then this venue is a perfect backdrop for your intimate wedding to take place at!

Kemper Museum | Kansas City Wedding Venue | Photo by Marissa Cribbs.  .  .  .  .  .  

Photo Credits Listed Below

Executive Hills Polo Club
Photo by Lala Lensart

La Villa
Photo by TJ Stansbury

The Barn at Riverbend
Photo by Elizabeth LaDean Photography

The Little Theatre
Photo by Kansas City Convention Center

The Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art
Photo by Marissa Cribbs Photography

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