Welcome to The James
Industrial Wedding Venue in Southwest Missouri.
Urban. Romantic. Affordable.
Congratulations on saying “Yes!” to your best friend! We know you've been smiling ever since and can't wait to help you find a venue that makes you smile just as big!
Perhaps you’ve found us after searching for Springfield Missouri Wedding Venues or wedding venues near me.
We are conveniently located 35 minutes north of Springfield, MO on the historic downtown square of Buffalo, MO which means you get your beautiful romantic venue without the big city cost.
>>> We know venue searching can feel like comparing apples to oranges especially when it comes to balancing a beautiful, romantic venue with affordability, convenience and support.
We can help you get the best value and support your journey of searching > planning > BEST DAY EVER!!
Can I really have it all when it comes to budget, beauty and support?
…. Yep! Welcome to The James - Industrial Wedding Venue, where your dream wedding awaits!
Value & Benefits @ The James:
Our unique Industrial Open Air Garden space is perfect for your dreamy outdoor ceremony. Wood/metal bench seating for 200 and romantic overhead patio lights complete the space.
Large open reception area with plenty of space for food and drink with tons of industrial, modern-but-vintage, and urban vibes just waiting for your own special vision.
Tons of décor pieces available to borrow from our decor closet including several different arbors for those pinterest worthy pictures (did we mention we are all about value and convenience?)
Owners who genuinely care about you and the success of your wedding day, along with many extra resources and tools to make planning easy. (You're not alone to "figure it all out" because we know you haven't planned a wedding before and need support.)
Our easy to understand and affordable rental fees, plenty of time onsite to enjoy your wedding day, and so much more.
Ready to learn more about hosting your big day at The James?
Answers to all of your questions are right here on our website making getting started easy.
Find that big happy smile again - you're dreams are about to become a reality.
“I absolutely loved getting married here. I wanted somewhere unique. I picked the venue for the appearance but also for the location. It’s not too far from Springfield and it’s on an easy to navigate road.”
– Erin H
"This is a fantastic venue if you like industrial and intimate! The setting is awesome and can be upbeat, romantic or anything your heart wants...My daughter's wedding this past weekend was absolutely perfect and we couldn't have asked for a better venue for the bride and grooms style!"
"This is a very well put together venue, it has and shows character and the history with the building. It's a very rustic type of place but very modern!"
"The venue is gorgeous. I had so many guests at my wedding from out of town rave about how beautiful it was. The owners are amazing too! Definitely one of the best venues in the area."
"So so happy with this venue!! Nicole and her husband were great help with everything and made sure my day ran smoothly. The venue is gorgeous and at a great price. My wedding was absolutely beautiful and everything I wanted thanks to this place"