Up the Creek Farms is a historic farm and inn wedding venue located in Grant Valkaria, Florida that offers a unique taste of Old Florida charm. Situated on over eight secluded acres, this venue features majestic oak trees draped in Spanish moss, classic white rail fencing, manicured flower beds and paths, a pristine creek running the length of the property and the historic Decklan House B&B. Up the Creak Farms offers many picturesque locations for a romantic and intimate outdoor wedding ceremony space to enjoy lawn games during cocktail hour and a 6,000-square-foot open-air boathouse with spectacular views of the property. Rustic yet refined, Up the Creek Farms provides romantic touches such as crystal chandeliers and a soft color palette to complement any style, as well as modern amenities such as air conditioning, a catering kitchen, a custom bar and beautifully appointed bathrooms.
Facilities and Capacity
Up the Creek Farms offers indoor and outdoor event spaces in a rustic and vintage country setting to accommodate up to 175 wedding guests. Wedding ceremony and reception locations include natural clearings, a large lawn and renovated rustic boathouse. The boathouse features two sliding barn doors and exposed wood rafters. The historic 1878 Decklan House is also located on the property. The home features hardwood plank floors and breathtaking views of the property from multiple French doors located throughout the home.
Up the Creek Farms offers venue rental for weddings. This venue offers a variety of packages, including Exclusive Weekend Getaways, custom packages and unique vintage rentals. Wedding services offered include the following:
The Decklan House, a 140-year-old restored farmhouse and bed and breakfast, is available for overnight accommodations for up to six guests through exclusive weekend packages. This inn sits perched on a hill and up the creek with a two-story cracker style design.
Up the Creek Farms is centrally located on the coast just an hour away from Orlando and South Florida. This venue is also only 20 minutes away from Melbourne’s beaches.
Recommended by 99% of couples
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Ellie · Married on 02/16/2019
Gorgeous and amazing venue!
Briana was AMAZING every step of the way with us! She was so patient and always willing to help and make sure that our vision came to life! If you want to stress-free and fun experience planning your wedding definitely have your wedding at Up The Creek Farms! They have packages that include florals, cake, catering, bartenders, invitation, EVERYTHING! Gorgeous venue with the sweetest and most hardworking people you could find!Sent on 03/23/2019
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Kaitlyn Cabrera · Married on 07/05/2019
Up the Creek Farms is the only venue I visited and yet I knew instantly that Luke and I would be getting married there! Not only is it a gorgeous venue, but the people, Jess and Brianna and the whole staff, were so sweet and welcoming. Throughout the journey of planning, they were very responsive and helpful. They went above and beyond to make our day the best day ever. They also had many amazing recommendations when we were unsure of which DJ or hair stylist to hire! They were flexible and took every curve ball we threw at them with a smile. Brianna, our wedding coordinator through the venue, put my nervous heart at ease. She did an amazing job alongside the rest of the team to make my Pinterest visions come to life! We also used UTCF for our florals, which were stunning! We also got ready in the Decklan house, which I highly recommend. The day flew by in a blur, but it was gorgeous and stress-free thanks to Up the Creek Farms.Sent on 08/17/2019
Up the Creek Farms's reply:This is so sweet of you to say Kaitlyn!!!
Pam Dow · Married on 05/18/2019
Beautiful venue, amazing experience!
I had dreamed about Up the Creek Farms long before I was engaged, and when my fiance finally proposed, I was ready to tour right away. We secured the last Saturday date in Spring and the rest was history. UTCF was the perfect venue right from the start. The packages are easy to understand and navigate, and it has something for everyone. We chose the Designer package, as we wanted 4Rivers for our catering, and everything was stunning. The florals by Becky were to die for (I mean, there were TWELVE peonies in my bouquet alone), and our invitations from Julia were beautiful. Everything from start to finish was procured and curated exactly to our taste and vision. Briana and Jess made sure our day was perfect, and I'm so grateful for everything they did for my husband and me. I highly recommend Up the Creek Farms. They are 100000% worth your investment in the best day of your life.Sent on 06/11/2019
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If you’re looking for a gorgeous, memorable venue for your next event, check out Up the Creek Farms! We know you’ll love it!
Fantastic Venue gorgeous property to have your ceremony and reception all under gorgeous Florida Oaks with majestic Boathouse to dance and entertain your guests through the evening. For the true Florida experience Up The Creek Farms has it all for you !
What a Venue!!!! Style, Beauty, Comfort, Professionalism and Flare, Up the Creek Farms is the quintessential event venue. The charm, grace and respect that Jessica and Tim exudes are above all the rest. From the first visit, with the Bride, until after the reception, I felt as if I had been creating events at Up the Creek Farms forever. I enjoyed the comradery and teamwork that is takes to make a client"s day extraordinary. Whether you are local to the Melbourne/Valkaria area or shopping for a Southern destination wedding/event, you will find it at Up the Creek Farms. I look forward to recommending Up the Creek Farms, Jessica and Tim and the Live Oak Trees dripping in Spanish Moss to many, many clients. Best of wishes to them and their future!! Now, Let's Make more Pretty!