Premier DFW Wedding Venue

01.INSIDE DETAILS

Refined French Elegance is the feeling you get from the moment you step inside. Our reclaimed architectural pieces adds instant charm and history to the venue and Inn making this a one of a kid place for a one of a kind day! A clean white ship lap pallet with iron and crystal french lighting gives a romantic, vintage feel. Our 35 foot gambrel ceiling with custom arched beams and over sized French chandlers and sconces. Your eye will be drawn to the 1800’s eight foot french trumeau mirror and a ten foot french three ring door that came out of a church in France and is the heart of the venue. “A Three Ring Cord Is not Easily Broken” Ecc. 4:12. Not only will the bride love her upstairs bridal suite with dual balconies, bathroom and 8+ make-up area we wanted the groom to feel just as special as well. He will have his own vaulted 400 square foot space on top of the silo above the bar! The Silo Bar opens to an 18 foot covered patio that can be used a a ceremony option in case of inclement weather.

02.OUTSIDE DETAILS

Drive through a french inspired stone entrance to find The French Farmhouse Venue nested away on our 56 acres surrounded by mature oak tree’s. With multiple ceremony and scenic picture locations to choose including “The Wedding tree”, by the 3.5 acre lake, the covered bridge, and the winding trail that covers the property.

Premier DFW Wedding Venue
Premier DFW Wedding Venue

03.VINTAGE COLLECTION

With the love of travel and an eye for all things French over the last several years we have collected pieces from all over the world and they each have their own unique story. These collections include doors, mantles, corbels, antique cars, and all the little things to make The French Farmhouse a one of a kind venue.

FAQs

What is the maximum amount of people The French Farm can accommodate?
Our venue will hold up to 300 of your guests.
Do you have the option to do an outside ceremony and an indoor reception?
Yes! We have several indoor and outdoor options!
Do you offer any additional rentals or add on’s at The French Farmhouse?
Yes! We have handpicked architectural pieces from all over the world that are available for rent!
How many tables and chairs are available to use?
We include 300 white garden chairs for outdoor ceremonies, 300 indoor French cross back chairs, 8 French Farmhouse tables and round tables for 300 guests. We will provide setup and tear down of your tables and chairs. You will just need to get us your floor plan 2 weeks in advance!
Are you open to working with vendors not on your preferred list?
Yes! We are open to outside vendors, we can also provide you with a list of preferred vendors!
How many other events will take place the day of our event?
We believe in only hosting one event per day.
Do you provide linens, decor, or any tableware?
Unfortunately, we do not.
Is a wedding coordinator included in our rental package, and or required?
No, we do not include a wedding coordinator in your package at this time, however there will be a venue manager onsite throughout the entire duration of your event.
Are we allowed to have fireworks or sparklers for send off?
Yes! All sparklers must be properly extinguished into a sand bucket provided by the venue.
How does clean up work at the venue?
Clean Up is included in your fee. We asked that your guests properly throw away all trash in the provided trash bins and that your caterer buses all tables.
Do you have onsite parking and do our guest have to pay to park?
Yes, we have a onsite parking for 300 guests and your additional vendors and a circle drive for drop off!
Will we need to have security at our wedding?
Yes, but The French Farmhouse will contract out the security for you.
Are pets allowed at The French Farmhouse?
Yes, they are aloud to be apart of your ceremony and outside but are not allowed in The French Farmhouse Venue or The Inn.
Can we take bridal or engagement photos before our event?
Yes! We include one private complimentary 2-hour bridal or engagement photo session on our property in your package. Please schedule your time by emailing info@thefrenchfarmhousevenue.com.
Do you allow brides or couples who are not getting married at The French Farmhouse to take pictures there?
Yes! If you are interested in scheduling a photography session with us and you are not a current client please email us for venue availability to info@thefrenchfarmhousevenue.com
Do you allow for candles?
Yes, all candles must be lit in an enclosed container and placed on a flat raised surface.
Do you include a golf cart onsite?
Yes, we include a 6-8 seater golf cart with your package to help any of your guests as well as vendors come and go on site. Only a French Farmhouse Manager, or security are allowed to operate the vehicle.
Do you include a sound system and microphones?
We only provide a house sound system included and will only allow it to be used during the cocktail hour and during the day for atmosphere music. We have a list of preferred DJ’s and bands that can provide sound for your event and highly recommend their services. We also do not include microphones. Any of our preferred DJ’s and bands can supply additional mics for your event.
Does The French Farmhouse have overnight accommodations?
Yes, the Inn sleeps 20 people! Please contact us for pricing and availability of The Inn.
How do rehearsals work at The French Farmhouse?
Due to hosting weddings and events Tuesday – Sunday, we cannot guarantee a day before rehearsal. However, if outside ceremony is not in use you can use it for your rehearsal the night before.
If we want to add on contract time at the end, are we allowed and how much would it cost?
We allow our clients to add up to two additional hours at the end of their contract time. Each hour added on will be an additional $500.00. The bar will still close by 11pm, no exceptions unfortunately.
Do you extend discounts to active military, first responders, or teachers?
Yes! We happily extend a 5% discount only to the couple if they are current active military, first responders, and teachers. Proof of current service must be presented upon booking in order to receive the discount.
Will Uber or Lyft pick up or drop off our guests?
Unfortunately, these services are not a reliable form of transportation in Mountain Springs, Texas. Please arrange transportation for your guests or let them know to organize another method of travel. If you would like any vendor recommendations for car services, please see our preferred vendor list.
Are our guests allowed to smoke or use e-cigs?
Yes, we have two designated areas outside for your guests; however, we are a non-smoking facility inside, including e-cigs. Please make sure all guests are made aware of our designated areas in the front and back of the venue. We will provide two smoking poles for your guests to extinguish their cigarettes.
How do I secure my date?
To book your date you will pay a 25% deposit the day you sign your contract.
Is there a security deposit?
Yes, we require a $500 Security deposit for The Venue and a $500 security deposit if you decide to rent The Inn.
What are your preferred methods of payment?
We accept Check, ACH and cash.