Historic John P. Furber Farm

7310 Lamar Avenue South, Cottage Grove, MN 55016 Map · Phone number
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4.8 out of 5.0
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About Historic John P. Furber Farm

Historic John P. Furber Farm is a rustic banquet hall wedding venue based in Cottage Grove, Minnesota. While its surrounded by woods, pastures, farm fields, and parks, the venue is conveniently located just minutes from the Twin Cities. As Minnesota's premier barn, this location is perfect for the outdoorsy couple who is looking to have a beautiful country wedding.

Facilities and Capacities
Historic John P. Furber Farm can host up to 500 people. Built in 1947, the barn features a gothic arched roof and the original interior wood. The venue is fully heated and air-conditioned, allowing the two-story barn to be a comfortable alternative to an outdoor ceremony should inclement weather occur. On the first floor, you, your friends, and family can dance the night away and celebrate your big day. The second floor mezzanine will allow your guests to take in the festivities below from a different perspective. Complete with a rustic lounge area and two outdoor decks, there is a little bit of everything tied into this location.

Services Offered
While the barn itself provides the perfect vintage ranch setting for your big day, Historic John P. Furber Farm has a number of event rentals available so you can personalize the space to become the wedding of your dreams. Items such as drapery, chair covers, centerpieces, linens, and other decor will add to the romance of the space. For those who are looking to have an outdoor wedding, the venue offers tent and tent accessory rentals so there is no need to work with outside vendors. A Vintage Touch, their on-site coordinator, can take care of all of your planning, design, and rental needs. Their crew will setup and cleanup your event so you can simply show up and enjoy your once-in-a-lifetime day. The venue can also supply necessary food and beverage items such as barware and flatware. Additional services Historic John P. Furber Farm can provide include the following:

  • Bridal Suite
  • Liability Insurance
  • Chairs
  • Dance Floor
  • Furniture
  • Tables
  • Parking
  • Shuttle
  • Valet
  • Wheelchair Access
  • China
  • Glassware
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40 Reviews for Historic John P. Furber Farm

Recommended by 96% of couples


4.8 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 4.9
  • Professionalism 4.8
  • Flexibility 4.7
  • Value 4.8
  • Average response time 4.9

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    Josh Fox · Married on 09/14/2019

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    Amazing Day

    Everything about working with the Historic John P. Furber Farm was amazing. The owners and staff were so helpful and they went above and beyond to make sure that our wedding day was perfect. They made the whole process as simple as possible and answered all of our questions and helped ease our stress in preparation for our special day. I would highly recommend seeing this truly one of a kind venue first hand as words cant describe how thoughtfully and beautifully the barn has been converted and how stunning the surrounding grounds are.

    Sent on 10/24/2019

    Historic John P. Furber Farm's reply:

    Thank you very much Josh and Jenny! It was a beautiful day for an amazing couple! We can't thank you enough for choosing our barn for your special day!
  • Annie

    Annie Rzepecki · Married on 09/14/2019

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    Blown away

    What a spectacular venue! The unique photo spots, the new ceremony site on the front lawn, the getting ready spaces, and spectacular reception space blew everyone away. The staff was great to work with as well!

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Historic John P. Furber Farm FAQ

  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?
    Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?
    $ 6,995
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?
    $ 6,995
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?
    No
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee?
    Bridal Suite
    Chairs
    Clean Up
    Parking
    Set Up
    Tables
  • What is the maximum capacity of your venue?
    1000
  • What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue?
    100
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
    1
  • Describe your venue:
    Banquet Hall
    Farm/Ranch
    Historic Building
  • What kind of settings are available?
    Indoor
    Uncovered Outdoor
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?
    Ceremony
    Reception
    Bridal Shower
    Engagement Party
  • What event services do you offer?
    Clean Up
    Event Planner
    Event Rentals
    Get Ready Rooms
    Liability Insurance
    Set Up
  • What event items are available?
    Centerpieces
    Chairs
    Chair Covers
    Dance Floor
    Decor
    Drapery
    Furniture
    Tables
    Tents
    Tent Accessories
  • What food and beverage items are available?
    Barware
    China
    Flatware
    Glassware
    Linens
  • What transportation and access is available?
    Parking
    Shuttle
    Valet
    Wheelchair Access
  • What months are included in your peak season?
    January
    February
    March
    April
    May
    June
    July
    August
    September
    October
    November
    December

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  • Zandolee Media
    Zandolee Media Wedding Videographers

    The Barn will simply Impress you! A beautiful setting and amazing people who are guaranteed to take great care of you!

Map

  • 7310 Lamar Avenue South Cottage Grove, 55016 See on map
    651-401-8806 (Phone number)