Pricing & What We Provide
Weddings at Blooming Hill Farm are priced as follows:
- Flat Rate Venue Fee -
- Price per Guest -
menu starting at $105
beverage packages starting $30
- price may increase based on your menu & beverage package selections -
- Administrative & Planning Fee -
- based on the pre-tax per-guest total -
- Staffing Fee -
- also based on the pre-tax per-guest total -
Full use of the venue
Use of all our existing infrastructure (buildings, restrooms, dinner chairs & tables, plateware, silverware, linens, glassware, etc.)
Full service catering
Featuring a two-part seasonal menu with cocktail hour passed
appetizers & hors d'oeuvres,
followed by a reception dinner in your chosen format.
All-inclusive customizable beverage packages ranging from basic wine & beer to full bar offerings featuring local beer, wine & spirits.
All fees for food & beverage staff, setup, cleanup, parking & general event staff are included.
Event planning services
We will coordinate booking of all necessary rentals and work with you directly to coordinate vendor & lodgin booking as well as day of scheduling & event coordination.
Outside Rentals including, but not limited to
- Wedding Tents -
- Tent Lighting -
- Dancefloors -
- Specialty Linens and Glassware -
To accommodate groups larger than 70 guests a Wedding tent rental will be required. We will coordinate the booking of all tent and related rentals with our preferred vendors.
We can offer the following for an additional fee per guest
- Coffee & Tea Service -
- Custom Desserts -
- Take Away Gift Baskets & Favors -
- Cake Cutting and outside dessert cutting & plating -
- Bonfire with S'mores -
We want our food to be one of the centerpieces of your event.
We work closely with you in creating a seasonal menu based around what we have available
on the farm during the time of year surrounding your wedding.
Any ingredients that can't be sourced from the farm directly (meat and fish for example) will always be sourced from the highest quality purveyors, locally and organically if possible.
Menus & Dining Format
The pricing for each dinner format also includes passed appetizers and hors d'oeuvres during the cocktail hour portion of the wedding.
Sample MenusClick below to take a look at a sample menu for each season.
Non-alcoholic beverages, mixers, garnish,
ice and any other necessary beverage accessories are included with each package.
All package pricing is based on five hours of open bar service.
We stock a selection of locally produced and brand-name products. We can source specific brands outside of our normal stock, but this may affect your package pricing.
Custom craft cocktails are included in our full bar packages and can be added on to a wine & beer package.
An 18% staffing fee is assessed based on your pre-tax food & beverage total.
This fee covers all event staff - service staff, bartenders, catering & kitchen staff,
and general staff for setup, breakdown and cleanup. A standard service gratuity is included in this fee.
Any additional gratuity for staff is left at your discretion.
For larger events, parking area attendants will also be included in this fee.
We will work closely with you to develop your wedding's concept and format.
Ceremony spaces on the property are available for your use without any additional fee.
The normal time slot for a wedding, with or without a ceremony is 4 - 10pm. This does not consider any
extra time needed for setup and breakdown.
We will coordinate timing for rental and vendor setup prior to the event, and time can be scheduled for any of your own supply drop-off, deocrating and general preparation.
Weddings and all other events must end at 10pm, this time is set by our town code, and unfortunately cannot be extened. A reasonable amount of time for vendor breakdown and guest departure will be provided after your event's conclusion.
Rentals and Vendors
We will coordinate and place rental orders necessary for your wedding, and work directly with you in you selection of tents, flooring, lighting and any additional items you may want to rent.
A Wedding tent with tent lighting is required for larger groups.
A dance floor and stage are common but not reuqired rentals. Further rentals to consider would be specialty glassware, specialty linens, specialty lighting, fans and audio equipment.
We do not require the use of specific outside vendors, but we do have a preferred vendor list.
The only service we disallow is outside caterers.
We are the exclusive caterer to all of our events and the cost is built into our pricing model.
We will gladly coordinate directly with outside day-of and full-service planners to help the event run and as smoothly as possible.
Below is a sample cost breakdown for a 125 person wedding.
This estimate does not include any additional outside services such as entertainment, photographer, florist, etc.
|Family Style Menu||125 Guests @ 115$ per guest||$13,125|
|Wine & Beer Package||125 Guests @ 30$ per guest||$3,750|
|Staffing Fee (not taxed)||18%||$3,037.50|
|Venue Fee (not taxed)||$3,000 flat fee||$3,000|
|Admin Fee (not taxed)||3%||$506.25|
|Our total - $24,789.84|
|Tent Rental - 40 x 60||$1,700|
|Tent Lighting Package||$250|
|Dance Floor Rental - 16 x 20||$615|
|Damage Insurance (optional)||$500|
Booking and Payment Schedule
Before an event is booked a contract and full estimate will be created, and once finalized an initial deposit will be taken. Following the initial deposit a payment schedule will be established.
Questions and Visits
Feel free to contact us with any questions. Our farm stand and cafe are open to the public every Saturday and Sunday from 10am - 2pm. We encourage you to come visit the farm in person, if you would like a guided tour of the property please get in touch to schedule an appointment.