Find a local farm or winery for a wedding, reception or meeting here!

Looking for a local farm, orchard or winery for an event like a wedding, reception, birthday party, family reunion, company meeting, or other event in Southern Vermont?  Scroll down this page and you will see the aall of thoses in Southern Vermont, sorted by county. ALWAYS call before you go to confirm the info, they don't always report changes to me!

And if you know of one I missed and want to add it or correct the information, please let me know!  

Updates for October 2018

October Most venues are available year round, although in some climates, an outdoor setting in the dead of winter could be challenging!

Venues, listed by county

Click on Resources above, if you need a county map

Bennington County

  • Merck Forest and Farmland Center - Certified Organic, Wedding Ceremony, Wedding Reception, Birthday parties, Business meetings, Conferences, Filming or photo shoots, Classes, lectures or Speakers, School and educational groups, Daycare and preschool groups, Other Private Parties, You may bring your own food, Some Tables and chairs are provided, Bring your own linens and table silverware, Servers Must Be Licensed for alcohol, Vegetables, or bush fruit, Pumpkin patch, sheep, horses, chickens, pigs, Beautiful rural setting, Mountain views, Hiking trails, Fishing onsite, hunting nearby, skiing nearby, snowmobiling nearby, golf nearby, Microphone, Slide Projector, Sound System, Free Onsite Lot parking lot, children welcome, Pets welcome, Smoking allowed in designated areas, meeting room available, Maple Syrup from trees on the farm, Fresh eggs, gift shop, restrooms, picnic area, farm animals, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours, events at your location (call for info)
    3270 Route 315, Rupert, VT 05768. Phone: 802-394-7836. Email: info@merckforest.org. Open: Grounds are open daily from dawn to dusk; Visitor Center is open daily from 9am to 4pm excepting major holidays. Directions: From Manchester, Vermont, travel north on Route 30 for 8 miles. Turn left on Route 315 for 2 miles. At the top of the hill, turn left into the Merck Forest access road. From New York travel on Washington County Route 22 to Salem, New York. Turn east on route 153. In Rupert, continue straight on route 315 for 2 miles. At the top of the hill, turn right into the Merck Forest access road. Click here for a map and directions. We are certified organic for all crops! Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, WIC Vouchers. Click here for our Facebook page. In March, our annual maple festival breakfast is famous throughout the area. In July, our Sheep Dog Trial draws the nation's top competitors. We offer camping in our popular "walk-in" cabins, hiking on 30 miles of trails, skiing, snowshoeing and special programs.

Rutland County

Windham County

Windsor County