Covered Bridge Farms is a wedding venue located in Murphy, North Carolina that serves the North Georgia and Tri-State regions. Owners Wayne and Arleene Ward would love to share this country retreat near the Smoky Mountains with couples for their special day. This venue is a lovely option for couples who want gorgeous views of nature to serve as a backdrop for their outdoor wedding. Beautiful views of the water and the stunning countryside allow for both couples and guests to enjoy a charming, relaxing area. Covered Bridge Farms is about two and a half hours from Atlanta and roughly two hours from Asheville and Chattanooga.
Facilities and Capacity
Couples may entertain up to 300 guests at Covered Bridge Farms for their bridal showers, ceremonies, receptions, and rehearsal dinners. You may host your reception and ceremony in covered or uncovered outdoor settings, including on the gorgeous covered bridge opening out towards the picturesque North Carolina countryside. Vibrant green grass and trees provide a welcoming, tranquil environment to host your festivities, as well as the calming sound of the bustling creek. Couples may also host their ceremonies by the gazebo facing a pond or in one of the luscious gardens. Both couples and guests will enjoy this peaceful manicured landscape for a lovely event they will cherish for years to come.
Covered Bridge Farms’ staff will do their best to help you have a fantastic wedding event. The venue will happily provide their own items for couples to use, including tables, chairs, portable stages, decor, and small tents. Couples may bring in outside vendors of their own choice to service their wedding. Guests and vendors may also park on-site and bridges, gazebos, and the garden have electricity. Venue rental also comes with access to a bridal suite and groom’s quarters on your wedding day, as well as a host who will accept deliveries.
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5 Reviews for Covered Bridge Farms
Recommended by 100% of couples
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Samantha · Married on 10/27/2018
We got married at Covered Bridge Farms at the end of October and everything was absolutely beautiful. Wayne and Arleene went above and beyond to make sure everything turned out perfectly and our vision was captured! The property has so much beauty and made incredible photos. We got married under the covered bridge and had a tented reception on the property. Everyone had a blast. The fall leaves were the icing on the cake. Wayne and Arleene are two of the sweetest people and made the entire process so easy and stress free. I would recommend Covered Bridge over and over again!!Sent on 12/02/2018
Covered Bridge Farms's reply:Samantha, thank you for your recommendation! Yours was a beautiful wedding - striking and memorable in so many ways. Best wishes to you and Darren!
Garry · Married on 10/06/2018
Breathe taking venue and incredible vendor
Having our wedding at the Covered Bridge was the best decision we made. Arlene and Wayne went above and beyond in so many ways to make our special day absolutely fantastic.
The venue is just breathe taking and they are both so helpful and courteous. I would hesitate for one second to recommend this location to anyone who is wanting to get married there. It was what we wanted and more.
Thank you again Arlene and Wayne. We now think of as you part of the family :)Sent on 10/31/2018
Covered Bridge Farms's reply:Appreciate the kind words, Garry. It was a true pleasure to work with you and Christy. We wish you all the best!
Charlotte · event on: 10/22/2017
What a great location - a lovely destination venue with easy access on paved, country roads to open meadows with pond, gazebo, covered bridge over a major stream and gardens tucked here and there for a perfect setting. The owners are most accomodating for your needs large or small. Murphy, NC is easy driving distance from Asheville, Chattanooga, north Atlanta, and other cities - the escape to the rolling mountains is delightful.Sent on 02/08/2018
Covered Bridge Farms's reply:Thank you, Charlotte, for the thumbs up.
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A beautiful location and Arleene Ward couldn't be nicer. She is a true Southern hostess. The space is versatile and well kept. Perfect for weddings up to 300. I can't wait to work with Arleene in October.
I was able to tour this lovely venue today. I can't get over how beautiful it is! With its superb landscaping and mountain view, it would make the perfect backdrop couples to say "I do".