Wedding Questions you may have:
How long do we have the venue & property for?
From Friday at 4 p.m. - Sunday at 12:00 p.m. If you are doing the $3,500 package, this includes over night stay in our cabin.
-Or from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. for rehearsal on Friday and from 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday for $3,000
*this can be changed from a Saturday to a Monday to hold a Sunday wedding,or from a Thursday to Saturday for a Friday wedding. Prices are the same.
Do you allow alcohol?
Yes, we allow "soft" alcohol beer & wine.
Do we need an Virginia ABC license?
Yes, it is your responsibility to get a Virginia State ABC license. You can get this online or speak with your caterer about supplying alcohol for your event. You must have proof of the license prior to your event.
* No glass bottles,or glass cups for guest. You may have wine bottles on tables for guest, a wine station where guest serve themselves or a bartender. You may use glass for your toast if you choose to have one. We prefer for guest not to have glass in case it gets broke on the property.
Can we decorate with glass vases, jars, etc.? Yes
Can we have open flame candles? Yes, as long as they are in a container or holder to catch dripping wax. Ex. tea light candles or votive candles are fine.
Who sets up for the event?
On the day before your event we will set up the tables for the reception and the chairs for your ceremony. Once things are set up you are more then welcome to move things around how ever you like.
Is there enough chairs for the ceremony and for the reception?
No, we have 160 chairs total. Our chairs are light and easy to move. Guest usually carry them to the Pavilion themselves, but we are happy to help.
Are there restrictions on vendors? (caterers, florist, photographer etc?) we can use? No, use who ever suits your needs best.
Are there decorations provided? Everything our package includes is on this website under weddings. We have mason jar, burlap runners and we provide table cloths but you can decorate however you like. While decorating please do not use nails, but tacks,twine & double sided tape is fine.
Is there a curfew? Yes, the reception must end NO LATER then 11:00 p.m.
Are there bathrooms for guests? Yes
Is our property handicap accessible? Yes
Our Cabin has a ramp, but please keep in mind our venue is rustic and located on a mountain. The lay of the land is uneven in certain area's.
Is there help the day of the wedding?
Yes at no extra charge we will help with parking. Also if you would like us to direct your wedding we can. Let us know ahead of time so we can be there for the rehearsal.
Whose responsible for clean up?
You are. Our staff at Lovewell will help with clean up during your reception such as throw away plates, cups etc. if needed. After your event it is your responsibility to clean up all decoration's and trash. All trash must be placed in trash cans provided but WE will depose of all trash on the property. The Cabin will need to be cleaned as well. All we ask is for you to leave the property the way you found it.
Please feel free to contact us at anytime during your planning process. At Lovewell we want to be as helpful as possible.