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The Willow Tree

The Willow Tree....... There is such a gracefulness about a willow tree. It’s long, loping branches of greenery dance

What is a Micro Wedding?

Have you heard the term?  Micro weddings are all the rage and we can see why.  As you review our wedding packages you will see we have micro weddings included

Sampson's Hollow Open House

Winter Open House at Sampson’s Hollow

We are so excited to host our very first Winter Bridal Event for newly engaged brides-to-be. Our amazing team decided, “why wait til Spring?” The coordinators are making plans to

January & February Cades Cove Weddings

As of this writing, Cades Cove is open for it's last day until March of 2020.  Couples who are hoping to plan a Cade Cave Wedding in January or February

Elope in the Smoky Mountains

Engagement Season is Here! Selecting Dates!

There is something about the holidays that seem to be the season for engagements.  Many proposals happen around a Christmas tree or during a family tradition at holiday time.  Guys

Cades Cove Elopement Alternative January and February 2020

Have you heard that the tunnel that leads to Cades Cove will undergo renovations in 2020!  This is excellent news for the Smoky Mountains as this is an area that

30 Days of Grateful – A Story of Sampson’s Hollow

Thirty Days of November. Day 1. Bing Crosby sang a song in a movie called Holiday Inn. The song was called, “Count Your Blessings.” It’s my fav song in the

Sampson's Hollow Review

The Autumn Enchanted Forest

For the bride who has dreamed of being married in the mountains and is enamored with the appeal of Cades Cove, Sarah’s Glen offers a natural setting located in the

The Wedding Planners <3

We are blessed with some of the best, of that I have absolutely no doubt. Our venue has been very busy and we have just finished 9 weddings in 12

Should You Marry on a Holiday?

Smoky Mountain Weddings There are so many decisions to make as you begin to plan your wedding and one of the main first decisions is the

Awesome Considerations When Choosing a Winter Wedding Date

Considering a winter wedding is a great idea!  There are so many reasons why and how a winter wedding can be so very romantic and cool in everyway.  If you

Most Popular 2020 Wedding Dates

Congratulations on your engagement! Let the planning begin! Elope in the Smoky Mountains Requests for wedding dates are often made up to two years in advance,

Gorgeous Smoky Mountain Wedding

Best Farm Wedding Venue in the Smokies

Welcome to the Farm at Sampson's Hollow! As you begin to search for your perfect wedding location, you will find many wedding venues to choose from.  For over 10 years,

Winter Elopements in the Smokies

We love Christmas weddings! So many gorgeous textures, ways to do romantic and intimate lighting, lots of options for decor-it’s just a special and lovely month to say I do.

Serving Pigeon Forge, Knoxville, Maryville

Winter Bride and Groon Only Weddings – Winter Elopements

Sampson's Hollow is a beautiful location for a Bride and Groom only wedding.  Weekdays provide wonderful times for elopements, smaller weddings, even last minute weddings.  We are not a wedding

Once in a Lifetime Bridal Event Sept. 8th

Oh my, yes! We have mountain views. All around our peaceful hollow on the farm. No sounds of traffic here. Our guests have been impressed by these views since we

Smoky Mountain Elopement

ABC’s of a perfect Smoky Mountain Wedding

Elope in the Smoky Mountains Are you getting ready to plan your dream wedding? Have you fantasized about your storybook wedding?  Now the time is here. 

Destination Weddings Smoky Mountains

The Bonny Red Barn | Farm & Barn Weddings in the Smokies

One of the major concerns of any bride choosing to do an outdoor wedding venue is “what will we do if there is bad weather?” Our recently renovated barn has

Winter Weddings Smoky Mountains

Winter Weddings in the Smoky Mountains

Is it too early to be thinking about winter weddings?  Not at all. While peak wedding season will have passed with incredible beauty of fall foliage for October and the

Smoky Mountain Wedding Venues

What Do Your Wedding Accessories Say About You?

  At Sampson’s Hollow, we know it takes more than just a dress to make a bride. While most emphasis is focused on finding the perfect gown, other accessories can

Farm Weddings East TN

A Storybook Wedding and Budget

Good wedding planning means a budget.  Can the planners at Sampson's Hollow work with your budget?  We absolutely want to work with couples to establish their storybook wedding within their

Autumn and Holiday Wedding Dates

We are Sampson’s Hollow—a 120 acre family farm in Walland, Tennessee. Whether you are planning an elopement for two or more of a family and friends gathering, Sampson's Hollow you

Where Can We Elope in Pigeon Forge?

Sampson's Hollow is a beautiful wedding venue located near Pigeon Forge, Tennessee.  Sampson's Hollow hosts weddings and elopements year round at their beautiful Century Farm Venue near Cades Cove and

Smoky Mountain Farm Weddings

A French Country Ambiance…. Panoramic Views between two Valleys.

Sampson's Hollow is often considered a rustic venue but we can be as sophisticated as we can be rustic.  Our farm venue can be classic and sophisticated, soft and romantic

Smoky Mountain Elopement

Birds and Bees & Flowers and Trees

Each year I forget how God's handiwork touches the farm, with each season that passes, I forget how beautiful each season can be until it arrives.  The Creator is at

Outdoor Smoky Mountain Elopement

Whimsical Wedding Settings

Do you have a whimsical soul and long to have a romance in the woods ceremony, perhaps at twilight, and surrounded by tall timbers and the privacy provided by nature.

5 Ways to Incorporate Color Into Your Wedding Day

5 Unexpected Ways to Incorporate Color into Your Wedding Day (and 1 to Avoid)

You’ve picked out all your decorations and accessories to coordinate with your wedding colors. Flowers – check, shoes – check, and even your napkins match.  However, there may be some

The Roots of a Father’s Love

If you have been reading about Sampson's Hollow, the family that this land has been a part of for now over a hundred years, our love of the land and

Smoky Mountain Farm Weddings

Getting Married in the Smoky Mountains | Summer Wedding at Sampson’s Hollow

June has arrived and the season is filled with weddings at Sampson's Hollow.  Our flowers are all blooming and the meadows are alive with nature's many gifts.   Our enchanted forest

Destination Wedding Smoky Mountains

Does the idea of a destination wedding mean the islands or an exotic country far away? Not always! Most people consider a wedding 100 miles from the bride's home address,

Honoring Joseph Flinn (Flynn) on Memorial Day.

The patriarch of the family, Joseph Flinn (now spelled Flynn) is buried in the Nashville National Cemetery. The remains of more then 36,069 soldiers are buried here. Joseph enlisted as

Get Married in the Smoky Mountains | Magical Weddings at the Farm

Do you have visions of a romantic wedding in the Smoky Mountains of East Tennessee. Planning a wedding in the woods can make for an enchanting and romantic vow exchange

Sampson's Hollow Review

Reviews of Sampson’s Hollow

We are so grateful for every couple we are allowed to serve. It is very satisfying when we see reviews that are favorable, knowing their dream has come true. Please

Why do you need a wedding coordinator?

A wedding coordinator is one of the most important threads needed to complete each beautiful phase of the wedding day. Seriously. She or he provides services that most guests will

Why Couples Choose Farm Wedding Settings

Farm Wedding settings have continued to grow in popularity over the years. Whether you come from the city of the country or somewhere in between the romance of the farm

Dream Weddings in the Smoky Mountains

Brides all around the world dream of getting married in the romantic Smoky Mountains.  The Smokies and their blue mist, their deep culture and history bring a romantic setting that

Smoky Mountain Weddings

Forest Setting Sarah’s Glen, Enchanted Setting

You've dreamed of being married in the mountains and love the appeal of Cades Cove and other National Park settings as you begin to plan your Smoky Mountain wedding.  We

A Blessed Easter it is at Sampson’s Hollow

Matthew 28:5-7 5 The angel said to the women, “Do not be afraid, for I know that you are looking for Jesus, who was crucified. 6 He is not here; he

Wedding Floral Ideas from Sampson’s Hollow

Once you know Sampson's Hollow, you will know how we love flowers.  Our farm is covered with flora and we continue to grow and groom our landscapes and wedding settings. 

Why consider a Smoky Mountain Elopement?

As exciting as a wedding is, there are those who prefer to skip some of the "stress" that can be involved in planning a wedding.  Of course, we like to

Wildflower Wedding Settings near Gatlinburg in the Great Smoky Mountains

When it is a wildflower setting you want for your upcoming wedding, look no further than Sampson's Hollow at the foot of the Cades Cove area of the Smoky Mountains. 

March 31st Annual Once Upon a Time Bridal Event

Our annual Bridal Event and Spring Open House will be on March 31 from 2 - 4. Wedding vendors representing some of the best in our area will be available

Outdoor Smoky Mountain Elopement

Woodland Forest Setting, Sarah’s Glen for the Forest Wedding of your Dreams.

Are you interested in a woodland wedding? Thoughts of an enchanted forest theme with tall lumbering trees providing a canopy of both shade and sweet romance? Sarah's Glen is one

Why choose a Smoky Mountain Farm Venue like Sampson’s Hollow?

Location Private and secluded. Easy to find while idyllically tucked away from the sounds of traffic and busy highways. All venues are beautiful and have something special to offer. However,

5 Facts About Sampson's Hollow

5 Things to know about Sampson’s Hollow

Thank you Amy Black for this infographic! For more information or to schedule a showing, please contact us through our Contact Us Page or via text. There are many things

What Ideas Are We Seeing for Summer Weddings?

The planning has begun and our team is so excited at the awesome ideas, the sweet sentiments and the joyful thoughts of the days ahead as we being the wedding

Bride Gatlinburg Wedding Photo

Purple is the New Pink and other Wedding Trends

We like to be inspired by others and we keep up with the trend setting that is part of the wedding industry.  Often what is old becomes new again and

The South’s most awesome Wedding Packages

What makes Sampson's Hollow different than other wedding venues in the area?  We feel there are many details that set us apart.  For the marrying couples, dream-come-trues might be in

Destination Weddings Smoky Mountains

Outdoor Farm Weddings | Forest Settings | Awesome Back Up Plans

We are an outdoor venue with a backup plan if less then favorable weather shows up for your wedding day. Our covered front porch features a panoramic view of the

Farm Weddings & Elopements in Knoxville, TN – Farm Romance – City Romance

So you are considering a Knoxville, Tennessee wedding!  Knoxville is an awesome choice.  We love the variety of appeal for the many couples who find their way to East Tennessee,

Holiday Time Winter Elopements in the Smoky Mountains

We love decorating for our couples at the Holiday Season.  The symbols of love appear everywhere, especially in the warm fires that burn and the evergreen that drapes the mantel. 

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Full Service Wedding Packages

Daydreamin’ Package

Once Upon A Time Package

Tapestry Dream Package

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