Bates Barn is one of Southern New Brunswick's premier wedding and reception venues. Whether you are dreaming of an intimate or elaborate ceremony and reception, we will help you design and personalize an unforgettable experience that is uniquely your own.

Our beautiful facility is surrounded by 15 acres of farmland, magnificent views of the Belleisle Bay and scenic countryside. We are conveniently located in Southern New Brunswick between Saint John, Fredericton and Moncton.

Bates Barn provides Brides & Grooms with a romantic place to share their wedding vows and reception.  The Barn offers many opportunities for stunning photos inside and out that will make your special day even more memorable. Your Family and Friends will celebrate with you while taking in the barn's breathtaking ambiance and beautiful views.

Bates Barn has seating for 175+ and added space in the Mezzanine\Loft overlooking the main reception\dance floor festivities. The Barn is a 42' X 82' wood structure with exposed majestic beams providing a rustic yet modern elegant feel for your wedding and reception.

What makes us different from other rustic barn spaces is that we can host year round weddings. Our main floor offers indoor climate control for year round comfort.  The main level also has a custom built bar and wheelchair accessible washrooms. The lower level has a dressing room for the Bride\Attendants, shower facilities, clean-up kitchen and washrooms.

The outdoor ceremony location offers views of the Belleisle Bay cable ferry while the outdoor patio provides the perfect outdoor ambiance for guests. Nearby beaches, country roads and heritage buildings provide the perfect setting for photographs.

We also have camp sites with water & power available for guests.

  • Year Round Facility
  • Indoor\Outdoor Ceremonies
  • Air Conditioned & Heat
  • 175+ Capacity + Mezzanine
  • Country Setting for Photographs
  • Full Bar Service
  • Competitive Rates
  • Tables & Chairs Included
  • Free WiFi
  • Satellite
  • Sound System
  • Ceiling Screen & Projector
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Ample Parking
  • Brides Dressing Room
  • Shower Facilities
  • Clean-Up Kitchen
  • Private Caterer's Entrance
  • Beach Waterfront
  • Dock Access
  • On-site Campsites
  • Log House Rental
  • Local Bus Transportation
  • Golf Course Nearby
  • Support & Coordination Available
  • Ceremony Arch
  • Dance Floor
  • DJ\Band Setup
  • Loft

Bates Barn is available for all Ceremonies including:

Civil Union, Commitment Ceremony, Elopement, Interfaith Ceremony, Non-Religious Ceremony, Religious Ceremony, Same Sex Ceremony, Second Wedding, Vow Renewal Ceremony.

Bates Barn is your picture perfect choice for an unforgettable Wedding Experience.


CLICK HERE to see what our Couples and Guests are saying about their experience at Bates Barn.

Bates Barn is now booking Weddings and Special Events through 2026.  Contact us Here for availability.