Choose Wedding Packages or Intimate Elopement Packages at the Farm at Sampson’s Hollow

Choose Wedding Packages or Intimate Elopement Packages at the Farm at Sampson’s Hollow

Posted in Farm Weddings, Wedding Packages

Everyday we celebrate the history of Sampson’s Hollow and the romance that has been embedded in the soul of the farm with each vow exchange, each special couple, each cool family we serve.  Sampson’s Hollow is a wonderful family wedding location with kids and dancing and parties and folks sitting around the fire, or it is also a awesomely romantic elopement getaway for two.   Stay on the farm if you like in our romantic farm cabin and know the joy of the Smokies fresh farm air and romance, history and culture. We offer wedding packages to suit all kinds of weddings! Tapestry Dreams, Once Upon a Time Wedding Package, Daydreamin’ Wedding Package are some of our popular choices by couples. Are you considering eloping?  We love to host elopements!  Visit our Elopement website: http://www.elopetothesmokymountains.com for specific details. See our Elopement packages:  Dragonfly Dreams, Holly Berry Dreams, Evergreen Dreams, Wildflower Dream. At Sampson’s Hollow we offer Christian Ceremonies, Family Weddings, Creative and Custom Ideas crafted to your Once Upon a...

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Fairy Tale Farm Weddings, Your Once Upon a Time

Fairy Tale Farm Weddings, Your Once Upon a Time

Posted in Blog, Farm Weddings

Our century old farm setting has romance carved in the wooded setting. Many couples have shared vows as they gazed at our Appalachian horizon with many dreams and hopes ahead.   We invite you to be one of our special couples at Sampson’s Hollow. One thing we hear over and over is that the couple feels intimate with the setting.  This is so important.  Our wedding planners work to bring your ideas to life in our farm setting to combine your fairy tale farm wedding. Farm weddings can be anything we can dream it to be: Elegant Casual Rustic Chic Christian Vintage Lavish Themed Military Woodland Enchantment What is your dream? Often it is romantic to mix our old with your new ideas to create the most dream come true ….once upon your time wedding.  We offer wedding tours and welcome you to come and see us.  We are located in Walland, Tennessee directly next door to Blackberry Farm and just next to Cades Cove.  Come and See why so many couples are glad they selected Sampson’s...

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2018 Rustic Wedding Color Trends

2018 Rustic Wedding Color Trends

Posted in Blog, Christian Ceremony Ideas, Farm Weddings

Among the many decisions in your wedding planning is color!  Are you planning to have a wedding party and reception?  The colors you choose reflect your personality.  At Sampson’s Hollow we work with the natural colors of the landscape of the farm and then enhance what God has given us to suit your very own….”Once Upon a Time.” If you are planning for just the two of you, special flowers might be that extra touch, full of symbolic love in your choices. Some color trends for 2018, as published through many sources, are the colors we love to work with always. Of course, color choices are made by the couple and reflect their personality and the impression they wish to make on their guests if they have family and friends present. Navy continues to be a popular choice, complimented by a yellow or salmon. Mint Green, Seafom Green along with a Salmon accent are also popular. Bronze, Coppers, Silvers, Monitone, Blush and Champagne choices are popular throughtout all of the seaons. We feel we have some of the most enjoyable, talented and accommodating wedding planners in the region and we enjoy working with the bride, the couple and her family and traditions to create that very own….“Once Upon a Time.” Allow us to know your tastes and special desires and we will do all we can to compliment our farm setting with your special touches, traditions and ideas. Janice Livingston, 865-387-1234...

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Tapestry Dreams

Tapestry Dreams

Posted in Wedding Packages

Tapestry Dreams For the DIY (do it yourself) Bride Description of packages/plans: Choice of sites including pergola, footbridge or Sarah’s Glen (wooded area). If raining, ceremony can be moved to front porch or inside of barn Property for up to 100 guests This package is created for the do-it-yourself bride who just wants the basics with the option of customizing other services offered by Sampson’s Hollow. It is not required that the guest use our in-house catering for their event. This package does not include food, photography or flowers. The package will include the following: • Choice of locations for ceremony and reception (Backup plan: can be held inside barn or on covered front porch in the event of inclimate weather) • Guest count (including bridal party and vendors) not to exceed 100. Additional guests are $15.00 per person. • Six hours on property, choose time between 1:00 and 10:00 (includes time needed for decorating, clearing and cleaning). Additional hours may be purchased. • Minister or officiate for the wedding ceremony. Guest may still, if they choose, use their own minister. Our minister must be a witness and sign the marriage certificate. • Up to 125 basic white fan back chairs. If additional chairs are needed, the guest will be responsible for moving from ceremony site to reception site or renting additional chairs. • Up to 15 round tables to be used for guest seating and cake table. Each table will seat up to 8 guests • Use of three rectangle tables (6 ft.) to be used for food service and/ beverage table. • Staff management will be on property to assist but will not coordinate event. • Assisted parking staff • Assisted transportation to ceremony site in staff-driven golf carts (2) • Use of kitchen with paid damage deposit on file. • Friday and Saturday (Peak months) $2500.00 • Saturdays (High-peak months of May and October) $3000.00 • Friday and Saturday (Non-peak months) $2100.00 • Sunday (Any month) $1800.00 • Monday through Thursday (Any month) $1500.00 Peak months are April, June, July, September and November.  High peak months are May and October. Tennessee sales tax of 9.25% to be added to package total. Sampson’s Hollow provides these options or services which can be added to the Tapestry Dreams package at the price listed: • SH Wedding Coordinator $500.00 ( Please ask for list of coordinator responsibilities ) • White garden chairs $2.00 each Upgrade to padded garden chairs $3.50 each • Rectangle or round tables $10.00 each • Fresh greenery and baby’s breath for ceremony arbor $100.00 ( Our staff will decorate arbor if added ) • Burlap drapes or white scarves for ceremony arbor $25.00 ( Our staff will hang them if added ) • Brass/crystal chandelier for ceremony arbor $25.00 ( Our staff will hang if added ) •  (2) Whiskey barrels and antique door for...

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Fall Open House

Fall Open House

Posted in Blog, Promotions

Potential brides and grooms are invited to attend our annual fall open house on Sunday, August 28, from 2 – 4 in the afternoon.  We are located near Blackberry Farm, on West Miller’s Cove, in Walland, Tennessee.  Our family and staff look forward to having you stroll the lush farmland, truly located in a peaceful and secluded hollow between two mountain landscapes.  The following professional vendors will be available to answer questions and to share their experience with you: Anderson Rentals, LB Floral, Sweet Manna, 2Guys2Guitars, Sullivan Photography, Maggie Cakes, and Rachel Mobley Photography.  Samples of cake and food will be there for you to enjoy at no charge.  We do ask that you RSVP your intent to attend and how many guests you will be brining to either sampsonshollow@aol.com or text to 865.387.1234.  We are offering a $200 discount on selected packages–not valid in combination of other specials or discounts.  There are still a few fall dates available as well as dates for the holidays from November 20 through the end of the year.  For more information, just email or call us at the information provided...

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