WGF Events, LLC, is a wedding ceremony and reception venue in Shepherdstown, West Virginia, that resides on 170 acres of woodlands and is just 90 miles outside of Washington DC. The rolling hills provide the perfect backdrop to your weekend at this intimate, country venue. The Shepherd family founded and maintained the WGF property, seeing it through three periods of construction that resulted in a merging of architectural styles. Although the farm has changed hands multiple times since the 1940s, you’re guaranteed to experience the original character.
Facilities and Capacity
WGF Events, LLC, can accommodate up to 200 guests throughout their two events spaces. This historic venue has a beautiful collection of buildings, including a stone smoke/meat house, a Greek Revival-inspired springhouse, a wooden chicken coop, and a brick ice shed. They’re all connected with a network of roadways and stone walls.
The restored Gala Barn completes the rustic vibe of the grounds, perfect for couples who desire a more historic location as the backdrop for their day. The upper level has a soaring beam structure full of natural lighting and can be arranged to accommodate a variety of layouts, like guest seating, dancing, and live music. Four large HVAC units are hidden in large woodens bins to preserve the rustic feel of the space, and there are two rooms for the wedding party to prepare in. One of them features wooden screens, antique furniture, and full-length mirrors. The lower level of the barn features newly painted walls, fixtures, floral displays, and furniture that resembles the uniqueness of New Orleans.
WGF Events, LLC, is wheelchair accessible and has ample parking for you and your guests. WGF is able to provide couples space for bridal showers, ceremonies, engagement parties, and receptions. Event services include a bridal suite, clean-up, event rentals, in-house catering, outside vendors, set-up, and wireless internet. Couples have the option to rent altars, arches, chairs, furniture, and tables for their event.
Recommended by 99% of couples
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Laura Lindsay · Married on 09/28/2019
Easy and stress free
We (and our guests) can’t say enough great things about this venue. The setting was beautiful and well maintained and Carolyn and Anthony were an absolute pleasure to work with. They were both very responsive and flexible which helped make a stressful time much more enjoyable! You also can’t beat the price. Because we had it for the entire weekend, we were able to have the rehearsal dinner there and didn’t have to worry about clean up the night after the wedding. We were able to fully enjoy the entire night and had plenty of time to clean up the next day! If you are looking for a beautiful venue for a great price, we highly recommend wild goose farm!!Sent on 09/06/2019
Taylor Thomas · Married on 07/20/2019
Wild Goose Farms was the most outstanding venue! The farm is gorgeous and well maintained, added bonus it has air conditioning! Anthony was so wonderful to work with and made the experience even better than we could imagine. I would highly recommend this venue for your wedding!!Sent on 08/17/2019
Sheri Kutchey · Married on 06/01/2019
Amazing DIY Venue
What a beautiful, wonderful wedding venue. My daughter's wedding was June 1, 2019 and she is a very simple person. Her only must haves were a barn and a pond. Wild Goose was the perfect fit. Anthony, the caretaker, was so wonderful and easy to work with. Since you rent it Friday - Sunday, it was so nice to setup on Friday, hold the rehearsal and dinner there, then go back and get ready for the big day Saturday morning. We shut down Saturday night and then went back on Sunday and cleaned up. It was a perfect weekend! Nothing but wonderful things to say about Wild Goose Farm. Loved it all!Sent on 06/12/2019
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