Questions about On Sunny Slope Farm Answered

Today I got an inquiry from a friend of a bride who was looking for a venue for her. She had A BUNCH of questions! But they were really good ones!  So I thought I would post them here for others. Hope they are helpful.

  1. What is the number of guests you allow? 250 IS INCLUDED IN PRICE. MORE AT AN UP CHARGE.
  2. Can the venue host the ceremony, reception, and rehearsal dinner to all be included in the Saturday wedding price? YES
  3. How long would we have access to the event spaces we’ve reserved? I.E. bridal suite to get ready? 10 AM – 10PM STANDARD MORE HOURS AT UP CHARGE.
  4. What is the cost of the day-of-wedding coordinator? I checked the website and it does not have this information. What are this person’s duties? $425. MOST ANYTHING NEEDED. NORMALLY TIME LINE AND COORDINATION THE DAY OF.
  5. Does the venue provide cutlery, cake-cutting knives? NO
  6. Is there a cake cutting fee? NO
  7. For inclement weather, is there an indoor venue area for the wedding ceremony or are tents the only option? TENT HAS DOORS AND WALLS AND CAN BE COMPLETELY CLOSED. SITS ON PATIO SO IS LIKE A BUILDING.
  8. At what time on the day of the wedding can vendors set up? AFTER 10 AM
  9. Can we source out for our caterer, floral, DJ, etc? YES If we outsource, is a kitchen or anything available to them? RESIDENTIAL KITCHEN IS AVAILABLE BUT IS NOT INSPECTED. SO MOST ARE REQUIRED TO COOK IN THEIR OWN KITCHENS BY LAW AS I UNDERSTAND IT.
  10. How much is the deposit? 1/2
  11. What is the cancellation policy? YOU MAY CANCEL BUT PAYMENTS ARE NON REFUNDABLE UNLESS I REBOOK DAY.
  12. What’s the payment plan? 1/2 AT BOOKING 1/2 AT ONE MONTH MEETING. FINANCING AVAILABLE. IF MORE THAN 12 MONTHS OUT 1/3, 1/3,1/3
  13. Are there any decoration limitations? MUST BE SAFE AND NO TAPE. Are candles permitted? YES IN CONTAINERS THAT REACH HIGHER THAN FLAME.
  14. May we bring our own decorations if we chose to or do we have to use the packages available on the website? YOU MAY BRING YOUR OWN.
  15. Can we move things around and decorate to suite our needs? YES
  16. Do you own sound equipment? YES. TWO.