881 Rockford Road, Lancaster, PA
** November 5, 2022 is our last fall date available for rental*** Historic Rock Ford is a wedding and event venue located in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. This property is surrounded by gardens and overlooks the Conestoga River. The 33-acre farm estate contains a restored barn in which couples can host their celebrations. It also has a large tent pad that can host outdoor events for up to 250 guests. Facilities and Capacity The barn at Historic Rock Ford features details such as hand-hewn beams, lanterns, and exposed stone walls while boasting modern amenities. The venue can accommodate up to 110 guests inside, with additional outdoor space available for larger gatherings. To make the most of the balmy weather, starting in the springtime of 2022 tents will be available for all weddings taking place from April to October. A number of contemporary amenities are available for couples and their guests to help the big day run smoothly. The venue has free WiFi. The venue contains a designated catering area equipped with a microwave, a refrigerator, and running water for the chosen catering team to utilize. Furthermore, the space is climate-controlled to help maintain guests’ comfort. Adjustable lighting allows couples to create their desired atmosphere throughout the festivities. An additional feature of the barn is its custom-made old-style bar, suitable for use by licensed outside bar staff. Services Offered Historic Rock Ford offers full weekend packages throughout the year for weddings. Couples are granted the use of their event site from 8 am on Friday to set up the space according to their vision. Additionally, they have until noon on Sunday to clean up, allowing plenty of time to wind down after the reception. A range of tent sizes for celebrations are offered depending on couples’ requirements. They can also supply seating for 110 guests and a number of round and rectangular tables. Outside vendors are allowed, encouraging couples to select the cuisine, cake, flowers, entertainment, and more that best fits their theme. In addition to hosting the ceremony and reception, the venue is also available for the rehearsal dinner, showers, and engagement parties.