FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
WHEN CAN I SEE THE PROPERTY?
We would love for you to see all French Hen Farm has to offer!
The best way to see our property is to schedule a tour. A venue tour will take approximately 30-45 minutes. Please call us at 614- 306- 6349 or our contact button.
HOW MAY GUESTS CAN YOU ACCOMODATE?
The barn can comfortably accommodate about 150ish seated guests with enough room for a bar, dance floor, DJ, food buffet and other decorations. Larger weddings can be accommodated. We can review options.
WHAT DOES THE RENTAL FEE INCLUDE?
The rental fee for 2019 is $2800
The rental fee includes Friday, Saturday and Sunday!
We only rent one event per weekend. We want you to have a stress free weekend!
The rental includes
17- 72” round tables
6 - 8’ banquet tables
175- white padded chairs
6- cocktail tables
A beautiful wooden bar on wheels
In addition, we have a HUGE assortment of rental items to chose from to make your wedding unique and on a budget. No need to buy all those things when you can rent them for a fraction of the cost!
From centerpieces, to arbors, ceremony doors, yard games, signs, lanterns, lots of décor. Save yourself a lot of money and time! See our rental added touches gallery button.
DO YOU REQUIRE A SECURITY DEPOSIT?
Yes, we do. We require $500 down to hold your date. We will need a signed contract at this time also. This deposit simply says you are serious about booking. This is non refundable if you cancel. After your wedding is over and there are no damages we will refund the money. Any damages will be subtracted from this amount.
CAN WE RENT THE BARN FOR PHOTO SHOOTS AND OTHER EVENTS?
Yes, we specialize in weddings over the weekends but we do allow photo shoots and we can do other events during the week.
Please contact us at 614 306 6349 or our contact button
DO YOU ALLOW ALCOHOL?
Yes, we do allow alcohol. How ever we do require a certified bartender.
We have a list of names to help you find one.
We do require an event rider insurance policy for the weekend of $300,000. These can be purchased via you homeowners/rental insurance or online. This covers you and French Hen Farm in the event of something happening.
Also: No firearms are permitted on the property. No smoking in barn – smoking receptacles are provided outside.
DO YOU ALLOW OUTSIDE VENDORS?
Yes! We do allow outside vendors, this is YOUR day! You may choose what ever vendors you want. We do have a great list of vendors that we have worked with before to get you started! We have floral designers, wedding stylists, caterers, photographers, rentals, officiants, etc.
But you pick who you want!
DO YOU HAVE A KITCHEN ON SITE?
No, we do not have an on site kitchen.
WHAT TYPE OF DECORATIONS ARE NOT ALLOWED?
We do not allow fake rose petals at the ceremony, they have to be live. We also do not allow confetti, glitter, silly string, fake snow, rice or nails.
No open flames allowed in the wood barn. Candles are permitted in containers and we have flameless candles available for rent too.
DO YOU HAVE A PLACE FOR A REHEARSAL DINNER?
Since you get the barn Friday, Saturday and Sunday, you can have your rehearsal and dinner here at the barn if you choose at no additional cost..
WHO CLEANS UP AFTER MY EVENT?
You are required to leave the barn as you found it.
Tables and chairs need to be stacked on the appropriate carts.
WHEN IS MY PAYMENT DUE?
Your $500 security deposit is due the day you book your wedding to hold the date for you.
One half of your payment is due 2 months prior to your wedding date.
Your balance is due 2 weeks before your event date. At this time we will also need your finalized guest count.
DO YOU PROVIDE LINENS?
No, however you can rent white linens from us. Linens rent for $10 - $15 each. They are pressed and placed on your tables before you arrive. We also take care of washing them.
DO YOU PROVIDE TABLES & CHAIRS?
Yes, we have 175 white padded chairs, 17 round 6 foot tables and 8 rectangular 8 foot tables. And 6 cocktail tables.
Additional tables and chairs can be rented. We can provide you with vendors.