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Hans Fahden is the perfect setting to host your wedding day. Tucked in the Mayacamas Mountains outside of Calistoga, our wedding venue is a private and intimate destination to spend your special day. Our all-inclusive packages offer a special blend of professional experience and personal attention to make your wedding day beautiful and memorable. We’re here to help craft a unique and magical experience for you and your guests. We look forward to bringing your dream wedding to life!
Hans Fahden is perfect for intimate gatherings accommodating 20 to 100 guests. Our customizable packages include the following...
Facility Site Fee
Six hours of event time for the ceremony and reception including: a welcome bar, garden ceremony, alfresco cocktail hour, sit-down dinner in the wine cave, and dancing and festivities in the great room.
• Exclusive use of the venue from 5pm-11pm
• One hour ceremony rehearsal (typically the day prior to your wedding)
• Use of the facility two hours prior to the ceremony for wedding party and family photos
• VIP wine tasting for wine selection
• Two on-site dressing rooms
• White folding chairs for the ceremony (includes setup & breakdown)
• Dining tables (round or rectangular) and gold Chiavari chairs (includes setup & breakdown)
• Sweetheart table with two statement chairs
• Cocktail tables and chairs for patio and great room (includes setup & breakdown)
• Market lighting in the gazebo and covered patio
• Cake table
• Decorative iron candelabras
• Frosted votive candle holders with warm white LED tea light candles
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Full Service Wedding Planning
Our professional wedding planners strive to dig deeper, creating a connection with our couples really capturing personalities to showcase throughout their wedding. They will work side-by-side with you every step of the way, assisting with all things tailored to reflect your personality, styles, and budget. Full Service Planning includes: complete design creation for all elements of your big day, all vendor contracting and communication, attending all vendor meetings, wedding website and rsvp creation, master timeline and floorplans for the big day, 2 hour rehearsal coordination, and two planners on the day of to ensure the most smooth and flawless day for you and your guests. Other options include "Month Of" or "Day Of" wedding planning and management.
Consider a welcome refreshment station, passed hors d'oeuvres during the cocktail hour, a multi-course plated sit-down dinner in the wine cave, cake service and coffee bar. Work directly with the chef to customize or upgrade you menu! Tastings available directly through caterer.
Experienced floral designers will design the perfect flowers to match the style and vision of your wedding. A package can be customized to meet your needs. Specialty floral designs and vessels can be added at an extra cost. Upgrades and customizations are discussed directly with your florist.
Seasoned photographers know every nook and cranny of our property allowing them to capture the best light and backdrops for your photos. They masterfully move through all spaces photographing the special moments of your day. The photography service includes six (6) hours of digital photography with one photographer and a private online gallery with downloadable and shareable images for friends and family. Upgrades are available directly through your photographer.
Our well versed videographers are here to capture all the small and large details of your big day for you to relive forever. With videos that tell more than just a story of your wedding day, they capture the deep love that is residing within you both. Service includes 5 hours of coverage with two videographers, and an 4K High quality four to five minute video highlighting special moments shared. Upgrades are available through videographer.
Our officiant will perform a personalized ceremony respectful of your beliefs and values.
Pianist or Guitarist
Our pianist or guitarist plays a wide variety of music from every decade and genre. Acoustic music is played during guest arrival, the ceremony, and cocktail hour. The beauty of live piano or guitar will carry your guests through the evening.
Let our exclusive DJ's bring fun and energy to the type of celebration you envision. The DJ provides Master of Ceremony services throughout the evening and will collaborate with you to build a customized play list. Looking to bring a little more fun? Or a touch of elegance? Photo booth and custom lighting packages are available through the DJ as well.
Our local bakery will create a handcrafted, beautifully styled cake for your wedding day. Choose from multiple flavors, frostings, and fillings at your custom cake tasting for two prior to the wedding day.
Makeup & Hair
Our exclusive hair & makeup team will master your dream wedding look, getting you photo ready. In this package you will receive full hair and makeup for the Bride, Maid of Honor, Mother of the Bride, a Bridal preview, and a touch up kit for any last minute fixes on your wedding day.