Last Updated on May 26, 2023 by Sandra Adamson
Weddings at the Barn at Hatfield Farm
The barn at Hatfield Farm in Halifax NS is the perfect choice for couples looking for a unique and memorable rustic wedding experience. This sprawling 150-acre property is located in the center of Hammonds Plains and is an excellent choice for those who want to stay close to the city. Hatfield Farm offers a tranquil and picturesque setting for your special day.
The staff at Hatfield Farm will provide the highest level of service and hospitality, ensuring that everything from the food to the decorations is perfect. You’ll also have access to a wide range of amenities, including a full-service bar, entertainment options such as the Rubber Rodeo inflatable games room, 4 different playgrounds and mini golf. Whether you’re planning a small, intimate gathering or a large, lavish wedding celebration, the barn at Hatfield Farm is the perfect venue for your rustic wedding dreams to come true.
My Favorite Venue Weddings
Check out my favorite Hatfield Farm weddings!
The Logger’s Lodge
One of the many barn style buildings on the Hatfield Farm property, the Logger’s Lodge is where the wedding receptions are held and ceremonies if it happens to rain.
Cabins Lodges and Chalets
Are you looking for an ideal place to accommodate your wedding guests? Hatfield Farm offers plentiful cabins, lodges, and chalets for those coming from out of town. Let’s not forget the Hillbilly Honeymoon Suite for the newly weds. Your guests will arrive in style by horse and wagon prior to the wedding beginning.
A beautiful lake and gardens surround a picturesque space for outdoor weddings decorated with a white trellis and quaint white wooden benches. To make the ceremony extra special, couples can choose between a black or white horse drawn carriage to give the bride and her bridesmaids a fairytale-like ride to the wedding ceremony aisle.
The Wedding Reception
The wedding reception takes place inside the rustic exposed beam Logger’s Lodge. The head table is placed in front of the beautiful stone fireplace and the ceiling is adorned with twinkle lights. The farm also features a great fire pit where the bride, groom, and all their guests can look back fondly on memories from the past and make new ones in the Rubber Rodeo inflatable games room before heading in for the night.
The Hatfield Farm Grounds For Wedding Photos
There are so many options for your wedding photos. From the lake, to the classic rustic barns on the property, to the vintage farm machines, tractors and pick-up trucks the possibilities are endless. Plan your wedding date for the month of June and there will be a stunning field of lupins! You will have a wide selection of breathtaking wedding photos.
Information on Hatfield Farm Weddings
Is the selection of wedding photos I’ve displayed already enough to convince you? To give you a better idea of what your dream fairytale wedding could look like at this venue, here’s some more information about it. Rates or capacity numbers listed are current at the time this blog post was first published. Subject to change at any time.
The total price for your wedding function at Hatfield Farm is dependent on the amount of guests and any additional services you desire. It is not on a per person basis.
Hatfield farm has the capacity to host up to 225 people for your wedding event and the commencement time is 5pm. A horse drawn wagon is available for your guests commute to the main wedding venue area.
What’s Included With Your Rental
Wedding Ceremony Set Up
Hatfield supplies a picturesque rustic white pergola and wooden benches for the outdoor ceremony by the lake. Should it happen to rain on your wedding day, the ceremony can take place before a beautiful stone fireplace in the main lodge. A microphone and speaker are available in either case to ensure good acoustics. The wedding couple must bring any extra decorations they desire to have at the event to the location 24 hours before the wedding and the reception begin.
Wedding Reception Set Up
Plates, cutlery, glassware, and napkins are provided. with tables decorated with linen clothes and candles. Also available are mason or milk jars for artificial flower holder centerpieces.
Hatfield Farm is truly an all inclusive wedding venue. They handle the wedding day timeline and keep the wedding day on schedule. Also provided by the wedding venue is the JOP, Catering and DJ. The staff of Hatfield farm handle the set up and tear down for your wedding day.
Permits and Restrictions
Wedding Permits and Other Vendors
Other than their marriage license, no other documents are necessary for couples to bring. Hatfield Farm provides the JOP, all catering and the DJ. Couples are free to hire their own photographer.
Hatfield farm is not a licensed venue. Guests are welcome to bring their own alcohol. Glass bottles are not permitted on the property. All alcohol must be in cans, plastic, or cardboard containers. The venue provides guests with unlimited water, juice, soft drinks, coffee and tea.
Wedding Decor Restrictions
Decor set up is 100% the responsibility of the wedding couple.
If you desire a country-style wedding within the city of Halifax, then this is the perfect place for you. If you are searching for a place to have your entire wedding without having to go to different locations, this is precisely the venue for you. Everything in one place!
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