Debbie’s Celebration Barn is a rustic, beautifully restored barn in Oskaloosa, Iowa that’s great for weddings and other special occasions. It was built in 1972 by Ben Vanderhook, who tore down barns in the area to create this stunning Quonset hut barn. The barn is built on a hill, overlooking the picturesque 3.5 acres of sloping lawns and fields.
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This venue is a 40’ x 120’ elegant, wooden barn that has parking and is wheelchair accessible. Debbie’s Celebration Barn is able to accommodate seating for up to 340 people, with a minimum of 50. It has French doors that are not only beautiful, but are also great for cross ventilation on warm days or nights. String lighting adds a romantic feel while brightening the space and the beautiful lawns are excellent for an outdoor ceremony or a cocktail hour. Then you can bring the reception inside the barn for a change of scenery. The venue is pet friendly so it’s great for couples who are hoping to include their furry friends on their special day.
The Celebration Barn can host engagement parties, bridal showers, and rehearsal dinners in addition to wedding ceremonies, receptions, and elopements. After booking this space, you will have access to all-inclusive packages, event planning, wireless internet, event rentals, clean up at the end of your event, and their lighting and sound equipment. Event items provided by this venue include:
- Chairs and chair covers
- Dance floor
- Photo booth
- Full Bar
- Octagon swing
- Outdoor deck
The team at Debbie’s Celebration Barn is happy to help you find a caterer that is ideal for you and your guests. They have a list of preferred vendors and caterers that are reliable and have seen success with. The barn can be set up for sit-down dinners, buffet style, or serving stations, and they provide linens for their clients. The in-house bar supplies barware and allows you to bring in your own alcohol. Bartenders can serve a variety of wines and liquors at a cash or open bar, plus signature drinks and champagne toasts.
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Dennis has been with the Celebration Barn for 3 years. lots of knowledge he has on wedding planning. He can help save you money and no need for a wedding planner as he has you covered!
We have lots of fun at our weddings so come with us and you will have a blessed time!