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Reception
$6,500 starting price
Reception
$5,000 starting price
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On WeddingWire since 2020

Located in Adair, Iowa, Schafer Barn on the Hill is an expansive barn venue that hosts weddings, concerts, and other special events. Tim and Susan Schafer invite couples who are looking to tie the knot to hold their festivities in this splendid rustic retreat. Positioned just off Interstate-80, between Des Moines, Iowa, and Omaha, Nebraska, this is a space where you can host your dream country wedding.

Facilities and Capacity

At Schafer Barn on the Hill, you can prepare in style in to-be-wed spaces. The Red Shed Hunting Lodge and the Barn on the Hill Bridal Suite are both within convenient walking distance of the Barn. You can hold your ceremony outdoors in a custom-built 5400-square-foot space. This is a stunning area, constructed from tree-sized beams and logs, then detailed with artistic metal fasteners from a local welder’s shop. After your ceremony, you and your guests can then proceed through the wooden barn doors into the Barn itself. This is a spacious venue that can host groups of between 50 and 600 guests for indoor events. The Schafers took an existing barn and remodeled it into this impressive space, adding a catering kitchen, bar, large bathrooms, and get-ready rooms. Your reception in the Barn is set to be an unforgettable night for you and your closest.

Services Offered

Schafer Barn on the Hill hosts rehearsal dinners, wedding ceremonies, vow renewals, and receptions. Packages are available for single-day or weekend rentals of the venue. The single-day packages are flexible and can include weekdays. The all-inclusive weekend package offers two days prior to your event for preparations and two days afterward for teardown and cleanup. You and your guests can avail of shuttle transport from parking to the venue via themed buses or antique tractor and hayrack rides. After the sun sets, you can all enjoy a fireworks display - a vivid moment for you to cherish.

Accommodation

To-be-weds get first preference on booking the Barn on the Hill Bridal Suite and The Red Shed Hunting Lodge for their accommodation. Other loved ones can enjoy furnished and comfortable lodgings in the nearby Adair Condos and restored Fett House. These spaces offer a rustic and welcoming alternative to a typical hotel stay - places to refresh and relax during your festivities.

Frequently asked questions

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?

$6,500

What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?

$5,000

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
Parking
Tables

Describe your venue:

Barn

What kind of settings are available?

Indoor
Uncovered Outdoor

Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?

Ceremony
Reception
Rehearsal Dinner

What event services do you offer?

Bar Services
Get Ready Rooms
Outside Vendors
Wifi

What bar services do you provide?

Bartender(s)
Liquor License
Premium Liquor

What event items are available?

Audio Equipment
Chairs
Lighting
Tables

What food and beverage items are available?

Barware

What transportation and access is available?

Parking
Wheelchair Access

What months are included in your peak season?

May
June
July
August
September
October
December

What months are included in your off-peak season?

January
February
March
April
November
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Schafer Barn on the Hill frequently asked questions

Schafer Barn on the Hill includes the following items and services for wedding events in its starting site fee:
  • Bridal Suite
  • Chairs
  • Parking
  • Tables
The space offered by Schafer Barn on the Hill for wedding events is known for:
  • Barn
Schafer Barn on the Hill offers the following indoor/outdoor options for weddings:
  • Indoor
  • Uncovered Outdoor
Schafer Barn on the Hill offers the following types of wedding events:
  • Ceremony
  • Reception
  • Rehearsal Dinner
Schafer Barn on the Hill offers the following services for wedding events:
  • Bar Services
  • Get Ready Rooms
  • Outside Vendors
  • Wifi
Schafer Barn on the Hill offers the following furniture and decor items for weddings:
  • Audio Equipment
  • Chairs
  • Lighting
  • Tables
Schafer Barn on the Hill currently offers 1 special WeddingWire promotion for wedding services.

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