Wineries are a perfect location for engagement photos as they typically provide picture-perfect indoor and outdoor spaces.

Ohio has 280 wineries and is the sixth-largest wine producer in the United States, according to a 2018 article by Wine Enthusiast. With so many options, it’s easy to find a winery nearby to meet your engagement photo needs. However, we’ve jumpstarted your search with five of our favorites.

Note: Please check with your desired location prior to any professional photo-taking.


Ferrante Winery

5585 State Route 307, Geneva

(440) 466-8466

The Ferrante Family has produced nationally and internationally acclaimed wines since 1937, when it opened its first winery in Cleveland’s Collinwood area. Today, the family’s state-of-the-art winery in Geneva brings an organic Italian experience to Northeast Ohio. Snap some shots on the outside terrace, which provides a beautiful view of the vineyards. Then stay for dinner – the food is exceptional.


Klingshirn Winery

33050 Webber Road, Avon Lake

(440) 933-6666

Now in its third generation of operation, Klingshirn Winery on Cleveland’s west side has been family-owned and operated since 1935. It produces 18 types of wine on 55 acres of farmland so you’ll be sure to find a spot or two for the perfect pictures!


Gervasi Vineyard

1700 55th St. NE, Canton

(330) 497-1000

Gervasi Vineyard’s 55-acre estate includes a winery, three restaurants, lodging, boutique gift shop and distillery. If that isn’t enough, the 5-acre vineyard is home to three grape varieties and provides an amazing backdrop for engagement photos. The property also features a lake, pavilion and variety of Tuscan-themed buildings.


Sapphire Creek Winery & Gardens

16965 Park Circle Drive, Chagrin Falls

(440) 543-777

Sapphire Creek Winery & Gardens features a modern 11,000-square-foot building within 10 acres of woods and streams. The aesthetic of the property is based on Napa Valley wineries with a seamless flow between indoor and outdoor spaces so your photos can reflect the best of both worlds.


Paper Moon Vineyards

2008 State Road, Vermilion

(440) 967-2500

A family-owned winery that got its name from the song “It’s Only a Paper Moon,” this winery is the newest on the list as it was established in 2009. With a tasting room, courtyard and pond, in addition to the vineyards, you’ll find plenty of photo opportunities at this spot.

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