Located in Luray, Virginia, Shawnee Farms Estate is a wedding venue in the Shenandoah Valley. Situated on 150 acres of scenic countryside, the property offers views of the Blue Ridge and Massanutten Mountains. Established in the 19th century, the estate features a farmhouse, spacious barn, and various outdoor event sites. Shawnee Farms Estate is affiliated with Luray Caverns Weddings & Special Events, which also take place at Luray Caverns, Virginia, just 5 Minutes away from the venue.
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There are plenty of options throughout Shawnee Farms Estate for couples to hold an outdoor ceremony. Vast green lawns and manicured gardens provide quiet, organic spaces to exchange vows. The happy couple can wed beneath a gazebo in an intimate ceremony framed by boxwood trees. A round fire pit with seating offers a suitable site for the cocktail hour. For the main reception, the on-site barn features two stories of indoor event space, as well as two brick patios. Inside, the wedding party can take advantage of get-ready rooms, and there is a large catering station and bar. Additional facilities on the grounds include a full-sized tennis court for couples to enjoy throughout their stay.
A variety of wedding packages are available at Shawnee Farms Estate for soon-to-be-weds planning their milestone celebrations. An all-inclusive option allows couples to streamline their planning process, including venue rental, setup, cleanup, accommodations, and more. A range of event items are available on site to help ensure that the big day fits each couple’s vision. Some of the items available include tents, furniture, lighting, drapery, decor, centerpieces, and audio equipment. Couples are free to choose their own caterers and supply their own alcohol, and the team at the venue can take care of service. Outside vendors are permitted for photography, entertainment, the cake, and more. This helps soon-to-be-weds put their own personalized spin on the celebrations. The experienced events team at the farm is more than happy to assist with decor and design. They offer a range of decor packages to help couples bring their wedding dreams to life.
The farmhouse at this spacious estate provides a place for the happy couple and their wedding party to relax before and after the celebrations. There are well-appointed sleeping arrangements, including eight guest rooms and five full bathrooms. The interior of the house is characterized by antique furnishings, and a billiard table offers ample entertainment. Contemporary additions such as laundry and kitchen amenities help to encourage a comfortable stay. There is a lounge area and formal dining room, setting the scene for small, private gatherings such as rehearsal dinners.
Please feel free to call & schedule an appointment with us for a free site visit! (This venue also operates as an AirBnB lodging location, mainly on weekends. If a free site visit is scheduled and an AirBnB booking occurs after scheduling, we will be happy to reschdule your site visit to the next available date.)
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Hello, wedding world!
My name is Katherine Spain and I am the Weddings & Events Coordinator for Shawnee Farms Estate and Luray Caverns Corporation!
My staff & I thoroughly enjoy being surrounded by an exquisite Natural Landmark and the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia & the historic estate that is our venue. I adore working with brides and other event guests alike and I strive to help make their special day gorgeous, memorable and unique according to their needs and wants. Having a personal connection with you and providing service for a comfortable & convenient guest experience is my main goal. After every event, I feel like I have made new friends with all of our clients & I adore being a part of such a special time in their life.
Come experience one of the most acclaimed wedding destinations in the country at Luray Caverns and Shawnee Farms Estate!
Sincerely, Katherine :)
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Office Hours: Monday to Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm Special Events: Friday - Sunday 5:00/6:00pm to 11:00pm