Welcome to the New Branch Farms PaVenue
under construction in smithfield, virginia
PaVenue - the marriage of a pavilion and a venue
There is something about a countryside wedding that brings family and friends together.
As a family-owned business, you and your wedding day are incredibly special to us.
We consider it an honor and a privilege to be a part of every wedding we host
and we strive to make sure every moment is a keepsake.
Kristin and Brandon Cook
Beautiful Tent Wedding at New Branch Farms
If I could give this place 6 stars, I would. The people who own this venue are the kindest, most hospitable hosts around. My wife and I were in a bind due to COVID, and we were able to secure this venue and had the most PERFECT wedding, largely due to New Branch Farms. This is more then a venue space, it's a family who legitimately wants to serve you and make your event memorable. If you don't at least consider New Branch Farms for your event/wedding, you are making a mistake" Brandon Cook
Capacity - The New Branch Farms PaVenue will accommodate up to 150 guests. Our 4,000 sf climate-controlled venue will ensure that you and your guests have a comfortable and enjoyable experience.
Bridal Suite - The Bride and her Bridal party will spend the day in our large, beautifully decorated Bridal Suite, equipped for comfort with a private restroom, couch, vanities, full length mirror, and a mini-fridge.
Groom Room - A large screen TV, leather couch, X-Box gaming system and mini-fridge.
Outdoor Entertainment - Our cozy fire pit and variety of seating areas will encourage your guests to connect with each other, catch up with friends and family and even form new friendships.
Ceremony Sites - Brides and Grooms will have several ceremony sites to choose from including the arbor, the lawn, the hall, or anywhere on the grounds of New Branch Farms.
Caterer's Kitchen - You caterer will be in food prep heaven. The caterer's kitchen will be purposely equipped to provide your caterer all the tools needed to serve the perfect cuisine for you and your guests.
Gathering Area - The large wrap-around veranda is the perfect place for your friends and family to gather before the ceremony and during cocktail hour. Your guests will love the casual elegance of the space.
Mini Dog Park - For a lot of couples, pets are a big part of their family. We totally get it and agree that having your fur baby by your side during one of the most important moments of your lives only seems right. The dilemma is how to keep them safe and entertained before and after the ceremony. So, we are building a mini “dog park” beside the venue (with 23 acres, we have plenty of space!!). The park will have a water/feeding station, shelter, and fun stuff to keep your pup happy and comfortable! If you want to include your fur baby in your wedding, New Branch Farms has you covered!!!
Local Accommodations - The Smithfield Inn, Smithfield Station, Hampton Inn & Suites, and Econo Lodge are all within 12 miles of New Branch Farms. Or, ask about our on-property accommodation availability!