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A Farmington Country Club wedding is like no other. Located in a close proximity to downtown Charlottesville, this Virginia venue is the perfect spot to host your special day as it provides the most pleasant accommodations. Farmington Country Club is a place where you can create memories with family and friends. The country club is unmatchable in the Charlottesville area between facilities, activities, programs, and service. Keep reading to see why Farmington is the right choice for you!
The venue has existed for over 90 years, but the history goes back even further. The buildings are different from other country clubs. Why are these so significant? The main house was built in the 1700’s and Thomas Jefferson drew plans for the house to have an octagonal addition in 1803. This addition is now referred to as the Jefferson Room. The venue has a a blend of rich history, classic country club ambiance, and luxurious amenities of a modern club.
When you book a Farmington Country Club wedding you book a full-service facility. Event staff will help you create the most perfect day and stress-free. You can enjoy the view of the beautiful view of the Blue Ridge Mountain to a cozy fireplace from a private room. The elegant ballroom is an ideal spot for your reception and can accommodate up to 250 people. The ballroom holds 5 opulent crystal chandeliers, hardwood floors, and a baby grand piano. For couples who want live music or a DJ at their wedding, there is a built-in stage with updated audio and video capabilities. The ballroom also has an outdoor patio and access to Peacock Alley, which is the perfect pre-reception space for guest registration and a cocktail hour.
Furthermore, the main dining room is a superb spot for anyone who is interested in a smaller wedding reception. A baby grand piano accompanies a warm fire place. The custom mural walls give the room a cozy and balanced atmosphere. The Jefferson Room is the perfect setting for a cocktail hour or for couples who also want a small wedding ceremony. The room is bright and elegant and includes a covered terrace and offers a private entrance from the Front Circle. Another option for small weddings is the Pine Room. The wood beams, stone fireplace, wine cabinets, and Alberene soapstone floors give the room a warm and rustic experience.
Moreover, the North Lawn and Lower Patio are a great setting for couples who want an outdoor experience. The venue provides a spectacular view of the Blue Ridge Mountains. You must reserve an indoor rain backup space in addition to the outdoor one, so no matter the weather you will have a space for your wedding.
There is an array of delicious culinary options and is considered a foodies paradise offered at a Farmington Country Club Wedding. This venue is beautiful at any time of the year. The venue also has its own food truck and is a fun addition for your special day. The club has several opportunities to take the perfect photos from beautiful golf course views with a backdrop of the breathtaking mountains. Speaking of photos, send me a message, as I would love to capture all the moments on your wedding day! To find out more information and to start booking your Farmington Country Club wedding, you can contact them here!
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