Turn your fairy tale dreams into a wedding day reality at the romantic Castle on the Lake.

The 10,000 sq. ft. Castle occupies 27 acres on the banks of Lake Jacksonville in the Piney Woods of East Texas.  With its flowing black walnut staircase, large turrets, Westminster Abby windows and gargoyle waterspouts, the Castle on the Lake is a unique place for indoor and outdoor weddings, receptions, or other special events.

Have your ceremony in front of a natural stone castle wall, under a 6 ft. chandelier hung in 12ft archway, or in front of a grand fireplace with a winter wedding backdrop like no other. These fabulous surroundings will make any photographer ecstatic to shoot your one-of-a-kind wedding portraits.  The patio that overlooks the lake will seat 300 guests comfortably and makes a charming setting for an outdoor reception. 

We offer complete wedding packages with positively everything you need for your dream wedding.  We personally handle all of the hard work so you and your family can sit back and enjoy your very special day.  We have multiple options to make your wedding stunning and your reception an event for everyone to remember.

Castle on the Lake is the premier wedding venue in Texas as well as the Louisiana area. So if you are looking for wedding venues in Tyler, Nacogdoches, Jacksonville, Lufkin, DallasHouston, Palestine, Shreveport, Monroe, etc., we invite you and your family to come experience the unique Castle on the Lake.


9110 US Hwy. 79 West
Jacksonville, Texas 75766

Castle on the Lake wedding venue sits on Lake Jacksonville just south of Tyler, TX in the Pineywoods of East Texas.  Have your dream wedding centrally located between Dallas, Houston, and Shreveport for easy travel and beautiful views. Our wedding venue is a short distance from Nacogdoches, Lufkin, Palestine, and Waco.

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