Elevate Your Big Day: The Enchanting Beauty of Garden and Vineyard Style Wedding Venue

Your wedding day is a celebration of love, a day that deserves to be surrounded by enchanting beauty and timeless elegance. When it comes to choosing the perfect venue, the options are as vast as your imagination. However, if you're looking for a setting that seamlessly blends natural charm, romance, and sophistication, a garden and vineyard style wedding venue might be the perfect choice. Let's explore the perks and advantages that make these venues stand out as the ideal backdrop for your special day.

  1. Scenic Splendor: One of the foremost advantages of opting for a garden and vineyard style wedding venue is the breathtaking scenery. Imagine exchanging your vows amidst lush greenery, vibrant flowers, and the rustic charm of a vineyard. These venues provide a picturesque canvas that captures the essence of romance, creating a magical atmosphere for you and your guests.
  2. Seasonal Beauty: Gardens and vineyards offer a dynamic backdrop that evolves with the seasons. Spring blooms, summer greenery, autumnal hues, and winter serenity – each season brings its own unique charm to these venues. Your wedding photos will reflect the natural beauty of the surroundings, creating a timeless album that captures the essence of your love story.
  3. Intimate and Personalized Settings: Garden and vineyard venues often provide a sense of intimacy and exclusivity. The sprawling landscapes offer various nooks and crannies where you can host different elements of your celebration – from the ceremony in a secluded garden to a reception under the stars in the vineyard. This versatility allows for a personalized and tailor-made experience, making your wedding truly unique.
  4. Versatile Photo Opportunities: With nature as your backdrop, the opportunities for stunning wedding photographs are endless. Whether it's a romantic stroll through the vineyard, a candid moment amidst blooming flowers, or a dreamy sunset kiss, the natural surroundings of garden and vineyard venues serve as the perfect canvas for your photographer to capture those precious memories.
  5. Seamless Indoor-Outdoor Transition: Many garden and vineyard venues offer the luxury of seamless transitions between indoor and outdoor spaces. This is especially advantageous in case of unexpected weather changes. Your guests can enjoy the beauty of nature while also having the convenience of covered spaces for various events throughout the day.

In conclusion, a garden and vineyard style wedding venue offers a unique blend of natural beauty, versatility, and intimacy that can transform your special day into a truly unforgettable experience. From the stunning scenery to the personalized settings and culinary delights, these venues provide the perfect backdrop for the celebration of your love. So, if you're dreaming of a wedding that combines elegance with the enchantment of the outdoors, a garden and vineyard venue might just be the key to turning your wedding day into a fairy tale come true.

Winter Weddings at Our Vineyard Venue

When we think of weddings, the spring and summer months often steal the spotlight, but there's something truly enchanting about hosting a winter wedding at our vineyard venue. The combination of cozy elegance, snow-kissed landscapes, and the warmth of your love story makes for a magical celebration that you and your guests will cherish forever.

1. A Winter Wonderland The vineyard transforms into a breathtaking winter wonderland, providing a stunning backdrop for your special day. Imagine exchanging vows with snow-covered vines glistening in the background.

2. Vineyard Views Embrace the scenic beauty of our vineyard, which takes on a new charm in the wintertime. The contrast of the dark vines against the white snow creates a picturesque setting.

3. Cozy Atmosphere Winter weddings offer a cozy and intimate atmosphere, perfect for romantic fireside celebrations. Your guests will appreciate the warmth and charm of our indoor spaces.

4. Seasonal Decor Winter weddings provide an opportunity to infuse seasonal decor into your celebration. Think elegant whites, deep reds, and sparkling silver accents for a sophisticated touch.

5. Snowy Photo Opportunities Capture the magic of your day with stunning snowy photo opportunities. Whether it's a blanket of fresh snow or delicate snowflakes falling, your pictures will be nothing short of enchanting.

6. Seasonal Flavors Winter weddings allow you to explore unique and comforting flavors. Think hearty dishes, mulled wine, and cozy desserts that will delight your guests.

7. Exclusive Experience With fewer weddings during the winter season, you'll enjoy an exclusive and private venue experience. It's an opportunity to make your day truly your own.

8. Ambient Lighting Candlelit ceremonies and soft, ambient lighting add to the romantic atmosphere of winter weddings. Your day will be filled with an enchanting glow.

9. Winter Bridal Fashion Winter brides can shine in elegant gowns with long sleeves, faux fur wraps, and wintry accessories. Your bridal look will be nothing short of stunning.

10. Snowy Send-Off Bid farewell to your guests with a snowy send-off, such as a sparkler exit or a horse-drawn sleigh ride. It's a memorable conclusion to your winter wedding.

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A winter wedding at our vineyard venue offers a unique and magical experience for couples in love. With the charm of the season, a touch of rustic elegance, and the warmth of your romance, your special day will be nothing short of enchanting.

Altum’s Garden Center looking into move next door to Finley Creek Vineyards

Altum’s Garden Center is temporarily closing later this month to begin the huge undertaking of moving from their present location to larger quarters.

They are hoping for a permit to move next door to us here at Finley Creek – and are currently working through this permitting process. If all goes well and the move is approved, this could mean much more space for Altum’s Garden Center, plus more room to grow in the future.

Finley Creek Vineyards if hopeful that they and Altum’s Garden Center may soon be neighbors, knowing both of our organizations share a passion for sustainable gardening, respect for the earth, and a mutual appreciation of nature. If the move is approved, we’ll be tapping our wonderful new neighbors on the shoulder to help us beautify our perimeter gardens and perhaps add a little new landscaping in the near future.

We’re also looking forward to having the Altum’s Garden Center folks as occasional event partners along with Jacquie's Gourmet Catering. With their open public gardens and our large event space, we hope to be able join forces to co-host events.

And of course, the Jacquie's Gourmet Catering team hopes to be catering Altum's grand re-opening this fall. Stay tuned!

For more information, checkout the Altum’s Garden Center online or on Facebook. And of course, come out and visit Finley Creek Vineyards as the destination for your next event.





Jacquie’s own Finley Creek Vineyards is the ideal setting for your 2021 event

If Finley Creek Vineyards, located north on Michigan Road (795 north on US 421) in Boone County, Zionsville, isn’t on your radar screen yet, allow us to introduce you to this charming property.

Not only is it spacious and picturesque, but it allows for both inside and outside celebrating. But perhaps most importantly, it’s the place to welcome mouth-watering Indiana-grown food from an award-winning caterer to your celebration!

Let’s begin with the Wedding Barn. Holding an event at Finley Creek’s rustic, yet completely renovated barn can be as casual or chic and artsy as you want. The barn has high-beamed ceilings festooned with electric lights, draped swag curtains at the tall, airy windows, and ornate crystal chandeliers overhead.

Moving to the lovely treed and wild-flowered grounds of Finley Creek, your celebration can be outside as well as inside, depending on your preferences. Outside, there is a large bricked fireplace and fire pit – great for gatherings of friends. There are also large areas for outdoor seating. Even a lovely arched latticework arbor for weddings and celebrations. So if the temperature dips or rain drips, your guests are covered, literally by heading into the party barn without missing a beat.

As the owner of Finley Creek, Jacquie’s Gourmet Catering is more than up to the task of keeping your party deliciously happy. Jacquie’s sustainably sourced, organic meats and produce are just the beginning. Be prepared to be wowed by her pulled pork sliders, paired with Asian slaw, or Chicken Piccata with Nicoise Olives, or Whole Roasted Tenderloin en croute with Wild Mushroom Duxelle. Every course is exceptional, made from scratch, and served at the ideal temperature (from the state-of-the-art kitchen Jacquie designed herself.)

So whether you go all out or low-key, you can’t go wrong with the perfect pairing of Jacquie’s Gourmet Catering at Finley Creek Vineyards.

Give us a call (317-283-2776) to take a tour and begin to plan your 2021 event.