Historic Maple Shade Farm, settled in 1785, is surrounded by rolling meadows and majestic stone walls. The three story yellow barn is stunning both inside and out and is a beautiful backdrop for your wedding. Inside the barn, built in 1897, hand-hewn beams and warm lighting give an authentic backdrop for whatever your vision for your wedding day. Entertain your guests on the second and third floors with spacious areas for dancing, sit-down dinners, buffets or stations. A custom blue stone bar and cozy seating areas allow your guests to mingle between dessert and dancing.
The barn is the jewel of the farm but beauty abounds outside as well. A private Catskill estate setting where the right balance of natural beauty and easy elegance surround you. The perfect destination for your unique wedding. The barn is set on 200 acres offering stone walls, a pond, an apple orchard, and fields a plenty to host your ceremony. Wide open spaces in a private Catskill country setting allow for dancing under the stars, toasting marshmallows around a bonfire, sparkler send-offs and fireworks.
The proximity to New York City makes it a perfect destination for your country wedding and a great weekend getaway for your weddings guests. Its charming villages and hamlets offer an abundance of options when it comes to hotels, inns, farmhouses, and cottages for you and all your friends and family.