City Roots Sustainable Farm
This beautiful, sustainable urban farm has been Columbia's new event hot spot. Set on nearly 3 acres of land just 5 minutes from downtown and USC.
Availability for the venue is Monday - Friday Evening Only (4pm-10pm) Saturday and Sunday All Day.
Venue Features and Specifications:
Indoors -- - 125 banquette style seating
Outdoor – - 150 banquette style seating in field
- 150 banquette style seating in event greenhouse
- 3000 standing using the facility in its entirety
Included Rental Equipment:
A number of folding tables and chairs are available at no extra charge. There is no guarantee on the exact number or condition of the equipment available.
4 six-foot long tables
13 eight-foot long tables
1 ten-foot long high buffet table on rolling casters
20+/- metal folding chairs
5-8 plastic lawn chairs
Additional Rental Equipment
100 blonde wood folding chairs - $3.00 each
Any additional tables, chairs, linens, tents, etc. must be provided by renter. Ask about our “Preferred List” for party rental equipment.
10 x 20 tents at $150 a piece
Fire pits and fire barrels
Wooden Barrels and Bar top
Plates, Glasses, forks, knives etc maybe rented from City Roots if you hire a dishwasher and additional staff person.
The indoor facility includes a prep kitchen only (three well stainless steel sink), with a cold storage unit (limited storing space). City Roots does not have a fully functioning kitchen. NO Cooking is allowed inside the facility, just warming. All cooking must be done outside.
Already one of the Midlands’ most talked-about alternative event venues and a successful working farm that sells to all of the city’s best restaurants, City Roots urban farm is ideal for mid-size rustic weddings, political fundraisers, casual cocktail parties, candlelight suppers in the field, fireside gatherings, garden seminars, green events, children's parties, oyster roasts, pig-pickings, festivals, and other semi-outdoor functions.
City Roots Sustainable Farm, Columbia — Bluegrass on the back porch!
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City Roots Sustainable Farm
Barn BuildingGeneral Event Space Max Capacity: 50 people
Contemporary Barn features: high ceilings, exposed studs, poured concrete floors, low-flush eco-toilet and nice bathroom, large walk-in refrigerator, industrial size interior sink, smaller outdoor sink, power, water, 5 long tables, 8 folding chairs, natural ventilation via clerestory windows and ground level windows, front porch w/ceiling fans and porch swing, back porch. Note: our barn is not heated or cooled artificially.
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Supported Layouts and Capacities
Capacity: 50 People
Event Green HouseGeneral Event Space
FieldsOutdoor Venue Max Capacity: 500 people