Driscoll Estate

Attention engaged couples of Louisville! If you’re looking for a wedding venue that is as easy to work with as it is beautiful, consider Driscoll Estate!

Driscoll Estate, Louisville Kentucky

Have you heard of Driscoll Estate? Located about 30 minutes east of Louisville is where you’ll find this dreamy wedding venue.

If you’re looking for a place that encompasses an outdoor woodland vibe with rustic charm, but still has modern amenities like a working bathroom, this option might just make you do a happy dance.

What we love about this space is that it is situated on 33 acres of land, so it feels extra private and special. Because it’s on the newer side as far as Louisville wedding venues go, Driscoll Estate is a charming wedding venue that many have yet to experience.

And you know when you’re getting married, there’s often few venues to choose from that you haven’t already attended a wedding at. Which of course, is totally fine! But if you’re a couple that has a unique wedding venue high on your list of musts, then this might check that box for you.

The beautiful Driscoll Estate features indoor and outdoor options that are both stunning. We also love that both indoor and outdoor spaces are accessible, which is so important and often missed.

Couples who get married at Driscoll Estate love to have their ceremony along the private lake, which features panoramic views, surrounded by towering tall pine trees while maintaining big sky views.

There’s a gazebo and covered deck along the waterfront, adorned with twinkling market lights, which makes a sweet space for an intimate ceremony, a fun cocktail hour, or a late night space for guests to catch some fresh air. Not to mention, it makes for dazzling wedding photos.

Spring, summer and fall each will come alive with vibrancy thanks to it’s lush landscape. There’s no limit to spaces to sneak away to take the wedding photos of your dreams, whether it’s under the branches of the sweeping pine forest, along the sparkling lake front, or under the splendor of the gazebo.

Want another thing to love about Driscoll Estate? Not only do you get the option of indoors and outdoors all in one space, it’s also easy to accommodate up to 300 guests here!

The Reception Hall, mostly referred to as The Barn, is 6,000 square feet of pine walls and ceilings. Which, if you’re keeping up with details, means you are getting pine both inside and out, which totally amplifies the rustic beauty throughout. The walls are adorned with antiques and with its market string lights it ties the whole vision together.

With wood-tones everywhere and the gleam of overhead lights, there is an undeniable warmth and glow to Driscoll Estate and its barn that is often hard to replicate in alternate settings.

Seriously, anyone who has ever dreamed of a barn wedding, this really could be the spot for you.

Indoors you are given the option of up to 73 tables of different shapes and sizes, so you can create the layout you envision. You’ll find that the hardwood floors stretch through the venue, meaning you don’t have to sacrifice layout or style for a designated dance floor.

You can absolutely design your spectacular wedding day exactly how you want it.

The extra cherry on top here is the bridal suite that is not only expansive in size, but features a private deck that overlooks the lake. Rest and relaxation can be attainable while you are getting ready, with ample space for your wedding party to stretch out and get dressed, while some have their hair and makeup done.

All of these spaces are included in the rental, and Driscoll Estate has an open vendor list. Meaning you get to choose your favorite vendors to be part of creating your wedding day. The special bonus sell here is that Driscoll Estate takes care of the breakdown and cleanup for you. Trust me, the last thing you want to be doing at the end of the night is taking everything down yourself.

What makes a venue a “yes” venue of course is how spectacular it is, but it’s also how accommodating they are. Is it easy to plan your day or is it a headache? What do others have to say about their experiences here?

Everything that we have found points to the value, the surprising scenery, privacy, and the overall helpfulness of the staff and owners.

A few of the reviews we read said, “We had so many comments about how beautiful the scenery and setting of our wedding was!”, and “The staff was amazing to work with, the venue was STUNNING and functional. The bridal suite was perfect for my large wedding party and all my guests couldn’t stop talking about the beauty of the venue.”

As you can imagine, since this space is unique and private, it only allows for one event at a time. That means you can use the entire space for yourself, planning out as your imagination would like. Your guests won’t have to compete with parking for another wedding, or get confused on where to go. It will feel like you’re own destination wedding in this secluded nook.

And if there’s one thing we know to be for sure, a wedding venue that only hosts one wedding at a time is much better at making sure nothing falls through the cracks. You will have the undivided attention of the staff, and for a day that can often be very stressful with lots of moving parts, this is a big giant win for sure.

Driscoll Estate Accommodations for Ceremonies and Receptions

The Barn:
-6,000 square feet
-Guest capacity: 300

Indoor Amenities Include:
-Market string lights
-73 tables of different shapes/sizes
-Mahogany Chivari chairs
-Bridal Suite with a private deck with a view
-Public restrooms
-Full kitchen
-Climate control
-Access to their “decor closet”

Outdoor Amenities Include:
-Mahogany folding chairs
-Open air patio
-Screened-in gazebo
-Cocktail tables
-Lots of parking

Noteworthy Features

All three locations can be used during the day for cocktail hours, ceremony sites, and receptions.

Options to format your wedding reception guests tables exactly how you want, with various styles and sizes for the tables.

The private bridal suite with patio that overlooks the scenic view.

Pricing and Collections

Prices according to The Wedding Spot

Saturday Rental: $5,000
Friday Rental: $4,500
Sunday Rental: $3,500

Available to Rent

Rental of Driscoll Estate includes full access to grounds, including the “Barn”, the dock, and the lakeside.


To request a tour or to learn more about Driscoll Estate check out their website here.

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