Located close to the Connecticut Shoreline, our 26-acre farm provides the perfect setting for a spectacular wedding or event. Chatfield Hollow Farm is a gentlemen's farm growing sustainable forest products. Owned and operated by Ken Metz and Forrest King whose deep connection to the land and commitment to green principles are evident in all they do. Our newly restored Inn with cathedral ceilings and garden views make the farm the idyllic place to spend your first night as a married couple. Just 5 minutes from the Connecticut Sound, two hours from NYC and Boston and 3 .5 from Philadelphia PA
Our 26-acre property backs up to Chatfield Hollow State Park, in the heart of Killingworth, CT. With the option to host your event under a tent or in the open air, Chatfield Hollow Farm provides a beautiful setting with manicured grounds that are perfect for DIY couples who have an eye for design + a vision for creating their own unique day!
Choose where your outdoor wedding ceremony will be performed: By One of Two Ponds, Norwegian Pine Paddock, The Grassy Meadow, The Fruit Orchard or The Birch Grove.
The grounds are full of beautiful flora and make an incredible backdrop for wedding photos. It’ the perfect venue for couples who want an elegant, rustic site surrounded by nature with an open feel. There is the abundance of natural light that makes the reception space glows when the sun goes down.
Floral and Food
Fees and Services
April-June and September- November, $11,000 rental fee.
The fee includes exclusive use of the Inn for two nights (one day prior and day of the wedding) sleeps eight guests maximum. Day of exclusive use of the venue and grounds, one 40’ x 80’ clear top pole tent, 30” x 60” (rain tent) electricity, restroom trailer, three parking attendants, maintenance, security, use of 15 x 72 round banquet tables,4 x 6’ and 4 x 8’ rectangle tables, 8 x 30 round tables and grounds. Grounds lighting. Seating for up to 180 guests. Parking for up to 100 vehicles. Grounds and venue lighting (inside tent lighting is additional) We also offer the option of both flowers, and some produce from the farm to be used by florist and catering based on availability.
What’s Not Included: Catering, Rentals, Linens, Additional Tents (if needed), Photographer, DJ /Band, Floral Arrangements, Wedding Insurance, Rehearsal Dinner. Additional Options: Child Wranglers -Supervised childcare during cocktail hour, up to six children/wrangler/hour- $75, Decor and Lighting Packages (Inside tent), 18x18 Dance Floor (optional as we have a paver patio that most couples use.), Tent Heaters and Air Conditioner (off-season rentals) Event Planning.
Pricing for vendors is dependent on your vision and choices (food,
beverages, lighting, band/DJ, flowers, decor, and lighting)