Wedding & Special Events
Emily & Andrew - photos by Michele Ashley
The Farmer’s Daughter is Rhode Island and Southern New England’s newest green venue. It is renowned as a unique garden center carrying an array of unusual plants and shrubs, herbs and fresh fruits and vegetables from their farm. Recently completed, the event space offers two beautiful and connected spaces to host your special event surrounded by mature pines and newly planted evergreens along with annual and perennial gardens.
Whether you are planning a memorable wedding, ceremony or rehearsal dinner, elegant private party, or corporate function, The Farmer’s Daughter is the perfect backdrop for your event.
The Ceremony and Small Reception Site is enclosed by three different height evergreen trees and pines. Guests enter the site through a lush privet hedge and are greeted by a spectacular annual and perennial garden that surrounds the site and the faux Bluestone alter.
Ceremony: The fee for the ceremony site is $800. The fee includes:
- Ceremony site for up to 1 hour
- Self parking
Fee for the use of the Ceremony site and a 1 hour cocktail reception is $1,800
The Event Field is bordered by tall pines, evergreen trees, a garden and connects with the Ceremony/Small Reception Site by a privet hedge. Whether your event is a an elegant private party, a memorable wedding or rehearsal dinner, a corporate function, a pull-out-all-the-stops gala fundraiser, or anything in between, our private Event Field can accommodate anywhere from 20 to 400 guests.
The fee for the Event Field Site, which can hold between 20-400 guests is $4,500. The fee includes:
- 5 hour site rental up to 11:00pm
- Ceremony Site
- Executive restroom trailer
- Bocce and croquet
- Self parking
We allow DJ’s and bands within the town required decibel levels. All music must end 10 minutes prior to the end of the event.
The rental fee does not include tents, catering, rental services, entertainment, valet parking, and other services, which are the responsibility of the Lessee. The Famer’s Daughter requires licensed beverage and food service for all private events. Please refer to our Preferred Vendor List. If we have overlooked your favorite vendor, please bring it to our attention.
To secure the date, a 50% deposit is required when the rental contract is signed. The balance of the fee and a $500 refundable damage deposit are due 60 days prior to the event. If no damage has occurred, the damage deposit will be refunded after the event. If the event is cancelled more than 60 days prior to the event, your deposit will be refunded except for a $350 processing fee. If the event is cancelled within 60 days of the event, your final deposit, along with the damage deposit will be refunded. The initial deposit will be retained.
Access to the event location for tent installation and vendor set-up is allowed one day prior to the event date, based upon availability. Set-up may start at 10am the day of the event. An hour is allowed for breakdown and clean-up after the event. All trash must be removed from the site.