Step out of the world into the peaceful country setting of the Civil War Ranch. Perfect for weddings, corporate events and family parties. Make your vows in the remodeled rustic pre-1900 Wedding Barn or outdoors in the Barn Courtyard or next to the spring-fed 2 1/2-acre Nature Pond. The Barn features climate-controlled restrooms and dressing areas for the bride & groom. Plus, enjoy the cozy charm of the newly fully insulated rustic Wedding & Events Barn during the colder months of the year.
Tables, chairs and tablecloths are provided.
The Events Barn also has a catering food prep kitchen.
The 73-acre property includes two-story events barn, large pole barn for picnicking, spacious courtyard, beautiful nature pond, and acres and acres of pastures, meadows and forest areas.
Enjoy catch & release fishing, horseshoes, and other outdoor activities.
Rates vary according to the size and duration of your event.
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Full-day Wedding Package
Combine the beauty of the outdoors and the charm and comfort of a peaceful country setting as you celebrate your wedding and reception at the Civil War Ranch.
Whether inside the rustic Wedding Barn or out on the shore of the picturesque 2.5-acre Ranch Pond, we have the perfect venue for your Country Wedding.
The full-day package (9 a.m. to 11 p.m.) has three pricing tiers depending on the day of the week.
Monday-Thursday: $650; Friday: $800; and Saturday: $995.
And you receive exclusive use of the Wedding Barn, Pole Barn, Courtyard & Pond Area.
Amenities include: Bridal Dressing Room, Climate Controlled Restrooms, Catering Preparation Kitchen. and use of decorations and props lending closet.
Services included in the package:
Welcome Sign posted at Ranch Entrance Featuring the Specific Wedding Party
19 Round Tables with 150 Chairs (1 Setup)
Pre-event Consultation & Facilities Manager
4 Long Tables and 1 Oval Table
and Citronella Torches (fuel not provided)
Deluxe and Premium Packages are also available.
Deposit: Lessee shall deposit $250 with Lessor to reserve the facility. The deposit is nonrefundable if event is cancelled. The deposit amount is in addition to the rental amount and becomes a damage deposit. It is returned the week following the event. The rental amount is due 30 to 90 days prior to the Event depending on the booking date. If for any reason the Lessee changes the reservation date, up to $200 may be transferred to a new date if completed more than sixty (60) days before your original scheduled date. The transferable $200 is only valid on dates within one (1) year of the date the contract is signed. If the Event is canceled by Lessee, the Lessor reserves the right to open the previously reserved date to other customers.
Smoking in the Wedding Barn is strictly prohibited.
Children must be supervised at all times.
Lessee is responsible for maintaining the Premises throughout the event.
General Event Space
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General Event Space
The Civil War Ranch offers venues for the perfect gathering -- whether it's outdoors or indoors!
Upstairs Banquet Hall in the Events Barn will keep you and your guests comfy and dry.
Large grassy Courtyard is perfect for a variety of games and activities.
Courtyard Picnic Pole Barn offers shade on a hot summer day.
Regulation-size horseshoe-tossing pits are nearby.
Planning a Wedding?
Step out of the busy world and into the peaceful setting of The Civil War Ranch. We offer venues for the perfect Country Wedding -- whether it's outdoors or indoors! We have the facilities for all seasons and weather conditions!…
Looking to host a company party?
Host your indoor or outdoor corporate event at the Civil War Ranch!
Birthday coming up? Maybe a Family Party?
Host your indoor or outdoor Birthday Party or Family Event at the Civil War Ranch! We can help you host a one-of-a-kind party that could include: catch and release fishing, remote-control car racing, canoeing, ballooning, 5K run or walk, nature photography, buggy rides, and much more!
Credit Cards Accepted:
Discover, MasterCard, Visa, American Express
Facility Location Setting:
Bruce and Chris Westwood acquired ranch at 11838 Civil War Road, Carthage, MO, 64836, in fall of 2012. Remodeling started in spring of 2013. Grand Opening was Sept. 28, 2013.
Ranch is 2 miles north of Civil War Road exit off Interstate 49 in Carthage.
Max Number of People for an Event:
Nearest Overnight Accommodations:
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Parking Open Lot On-site
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Main barn was built in 1890s.
73-acre ranch includes Wedding Barn, bridal dressing room, restrooms, food-prep room, corn crib, pole barn, courtyard, dock on 2.5-acre pond, indoor arena, large pastures. Also, full Internet access, including WiFi.
Our lovely venue has a rustic feel and features a sunken dance floor with mirrored ceiling, two beverage bars, and kitchen area. Tables, chairs, use of our commercial ice machine and refrigerator are included in all of our event packages. We also have our liquor license and can provide a full cash bar or open bar for your event. Bartender and DJ services are also included in some of our event packages.
The Rendezvous Room and Event Center was designed so you could relax and enjoy your event with your friends in a lodge look surroundings. let us take care of everything for you. With its vaulted ceilings and new sound system it is surely to impress your friends. With its large glass windows overlooking the river and its special lighting you will experience the best wedding, reception, shower,birthday party, banquet, reunions, anniversary party or any type of event you desire.We have over 30 years in catering experiences for your convenience. this room will hold up to 180 guests and has its own bar and stage for your entertainment.Oh lets not forget the large rock fire place and rock pillars. We also have cabins available for your guests that want to spend the night. I'm sure you'll love The Rendezvous Room. So please give us a chance to show you the room and what all we have to offer.
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