The Nutcracker Country Wedding Venue

The epitome of country elegance for your Weekend Wedding Celebration


Our Story

Welcome to The Nutcracker Country Wedding Venue. We are situated 15 km’s outside the town of Parys and 1 and a half hours drive from Johannesburg, in the heart of the Vredefort Dome. This World Heritage Site with its exquisite fauna and flora will add a multitude of character and warmth to your unique wedding and The Nutcrackers rustic and serene layout compliments the surrounding area beautifully.

Wedding Venue

Our aim is to provide a weekend wedding retreat for our guests. We have accommodation that sleeps up to 30 guests and we only book one wedding per weekend. This means that your guests can arrive on Friday and leave on Sunday. Making the most special day of your life extend a little longer than just a day. At the Nutcracker Wedding Venue we adhere to the highest quality of catering with our onsite Executive Chef, service, beverage choice and accommodation. The estate is owner managed thus providing you with the personalised service you deserve.

Apart from being a perfect Wedding Venue, The Nutcracker is also a working Pecan Nut Farm and our delicious harvest is exported to Europe and the Far East regularly.

Experience your perfect wedding day with us. For a memorable and unique Weekend Wedding Getaway, look no further.

Contact us today for bookings, quotes and more. Find out how we can help you create your perfect wedding weekend.

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Elegance and Style in the Countryside

The Nutcracker Wedding Venue offers something unique, elegant and memorable.

The Countryside Charm, wholesome food and the overall feel of this very special wedding venue will create fond memories for you and your guests

Situated along a secluded stretch of the Vaal River.

No other functions are hosted on site during your stay, making this YOUR wedding venue from Friday to Sunday.

Can host up to 150 guests for the wedding reception and ceremony.

Sleeps up to 30 guest’s onsite.

Onsite Executive Chef and catering service

Onsite Bar and beverage facilities

We can tailor weddings to your unique needs, including picnic weddings, outdoor ceremonies and more.