Event Space FAQ

What is included in our rental?

Rental includes use of the grounds, barn, machine shed and getting ready areas.  Professional sound system the DJ just plugs into.  Catering prep area, refrigerators, wireless internet, golf cart, parking attendant, onsite venue management, lawn games, firewood, beautiful custom-made harvest tables, seating, patio heaters, arbor in upper barn, high-top tables.  We love collecting unique and special touches to add to the beauty and specialness of the farm.  This can include vintage furniture and tables and if we have it, you can use it.  We want to bless your day!

How many guests can be accommodated?

Our maximum capacity is 175 guests.

What is your season?

We operate mid May through mid October and do a limited amount of weddings and events each year

What are the hours of rental?

You have exclusive use of Redeemed Farm from 9am-11pm. Music and bar concludes at 10pm

Are the buildings climate controlled?

Yes. All buildings have an Air cooling and Heating System. We also have outdoor patio heaters and motorized screen systems to protect the veranda and machine shed from any north wind.

Where can I hold ceremony and what if weather doesn’t cooperate?

You can have an outdoor ceremony in the vineyard or an indoor ceremony in the upper level of the barn.  If weather is an issue, we can easily bring your ceremony indoors to the upper level of the barn with no resets in front of guests.  Dinner remains downstairs and the dance is set up upstairs during social hour.

Are tables and chairs included?

Yes. We include custom made reclaimed harvest tables, vineyard crossback chairs for dining,
white Palmer Snyder chairs for outdoor ceremony and vintage Palmer Snyder Chairs for indoor ceremony

Is the venue handicap accessible?

Yes. We have a golfcart to assist guests, a ADA compliant ramp that leads to the upper level of the barn and ADA compatible Bathrooms.

Do I have to use your caterer?

No, we do not have one exclusive Caterer.  You are able to use a Caterer of your choosing as long as they are licensed and insured.  We do highly recommend our preferred resources and trust they will provide great quality and service for your special day.  A list of caterers are available by emailing julie@redeemedfarm.org.

We do not charge a catering fee.

How do I reserve my date?

50% of the rental fee secures your date.  The final payment is due 6 months in advance of event date.  We do everything online for ease for our clients.

Is security required?

If you serve alcohol, security is required.  We partner with Washington County off-duty Deputy’s. The 2019 rate is $50/hour with a 4 hour minimum.  They are booked by us and present from the time the bar opens until guests depart at 10:30.  You provide payment by cash or check the morning of the event.

Are pets allowed?

Yes, we love furry friends and are pet friendly.  Please inquire with us regarding details.

Is wedding insurance required?

Yes this is standard with most venues.  We require $1m of event insurance that can be provided by  Wedsafe.com or Wedsure.com.

Do you have onsite restrooms?

Yes, we have six beautiful restrooms with luxury touches.  Two restrooms are handicap accessible.

Are there requirements for decorations?

We love when couples decorate our barns.  We do have some limitations.
Open flame candles, confetti, rice, smoke or fog machines, fireworks, sparklers, hay/straw bales or glitter are not permitted. Decorations cannot be hung with tape, nails or screws. 3M Command hooks can be used if needed.  Decorations cannot be attached to the chandeliers or wall sconces.  There are some wonderful LED candles options that are very realistic.

Is there a place to enjoy an outdoor bonfire?

Yes, we have an outdoor fire pit that can be used if there are not local fire restrictions.  We also have a beautiful 30 foot fieldstone fireplace in the Machine Shed.  All firewood is provided and fires are lit and maintained by Redeemed Farm Staff.

Is smoking allowed?

We have one designated smoking area at the bonfire pit.  All buildings and grounds are non-smoking areas.

Is there onsite parking?

Yes, we have a gravel parking area for up to 125 cars.
Parking Attendant is included as part of your rental of Redeemed Farm to assist guests as they are arriving.

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Do you have a wedding coordinator?

We will insure everything for the venue is set and perfect for your day.  We are onsite all day to answer any questions for you or your vendors.  We are not involved in set up or tear down and at this time we do not provide day of wedding coordination.  We do highly recommend you have a Wedding Planner to assist you with all of the details and timelines so that you can enjoy the moments of your wedding day.  We can provide contact information for some of the best in the industry to help you plan the details of your special day.   A list of preferred coordinators are available by emailing julie@redeemedfarm.org