Farm Wedding Venue in CT

Scenic farm wedding venue - Sharon Connecticut

Fountain with barn at Lion Rock Farm, Sharon, Connecticut

Lion Rock Farm is an exclusive hilltop wedding venue in the Litchfield Hills of CT.  This authentic and romantic estate features a working sunflower and grain farm. The venue includes several barns, a pool house, gardens and several scenic sites for your wedding ceremony. And it's all set in the dramatic backdrop of the Berkshire Mountain range.

Stunning photo opportunities abound with the natural beauty on the farm. Choose a mountain vista backdrop, the sunflower fields, or a beautiful barn.

Invite your guests into the spacious post and beam pool house to enjoy cocktails and hors d’ouerves.

For your reception - choose from the main barn, an exquisite indoor wedding reception site, with air-conditioning and seating for up to 80 people.  Or choose a gorgeous marquis tent for events for up to 350 guests with panoramic views of the Berkshires.

Interlaken Inn and Lion Rock created and exclusive arrangement because of our farm-to-table approach to cuisine. You're invited to consult with Executive Chef Brandon Scimeca to create a menu that reflects the essence of the farm land that you're surrounded by. 

All event menus are custom created with our chef to reflect your style as well as the rhythm of the season. 

Mountain view from Lion Rock Farm

Above: View of the Berkshire Mountains from Lion Rock Farm
Left: Garden ceremony location nearby the grain barn

 

A unique farm venue for your wedding day... 

Lion Rock Farm Wedding Package (base):

  • Scenic Ceremony Space of Your Choice
  • Eight Butler Passed Hors d'Oeuvre
  • Harvest Hors d'Oeuvre Station
  • Appetizer Course or Salad Course
  • Choice of Two Dinner Entrees
  • Vegetables and Side Accompaniments
  • Coffee & Tea Station
  • Non-alcoholic Beverages
  • Service Staff

Our menu’s focus is based on highlighting the bounty of our local farms based on your chosen season. We source our ingredients from a wide range of farms and food producers in the region.

Our passion for great food is rooted in seasonal and local products which feel as one with the beauty of Lion Rock. Our food presentation is designed to enhance the dining experience and every event menu is tailored to appeal to the taste of each individual client to bring you and your guests a delicious dining experience.

Please inquire for a customized quote from our Executive Chef Brandon Scimeca.

Note - $5,000 site fee for Lion Rock Farm Estate applies.
*Rental fees for tables, linens, etc. are not included in the above pricing

Rustic farm to table dining option for weddings


Sample Spring Wedding - Lindsay and Greg’s Wedding May 18th, 2013

Passed Hors d'Oeuvres:

  • Crostini with Spring Pea, Radish, Sea Salt
  • Golden Beet, Local Goat Cheese and Poppy Seed Tartlets
  • Savory Artichoke Cheesecake with Tarragon
  • Chilled Shrimp with Avocado and Lime Dust
  • Bluepoint Oysters with Champagne-Horseradish Sorbet
  • Spiced Tandoori Lamb with Minted Yogurt Sauce

Served Dinner:

  • Sweet Pea Soup, Lobster, Chervil, Crema
  • Local Baby Arugula, Sweet Strawberries, Coach Farm Goat Cheese, Almonds
  • Roasted Halibut, Lemon Confit, Caper Nage - or - Grilled Creekstone Farms Beef Strip Loin, Roasted Shallots, Red Wine Reduction
  • Accompanied with Rainbow Carrots in Chive Butter and Roasted Fingerling Potatoes with Rosemary

Sample Summer Wedding - Sylvie and Cadogan’s Wedding August 4th, 2013

Passed Hors d'Oeuvres:

  • Local Summer Heirloom Bruschetta
  • Summer Watermelon Skewer with Feta and Black Pepper
  • Chilled Shrimp with Avocado and Lime Dust
  • Rare Tuna, Sesame Crisp, Wasabi
  • Spanish Empanada with Smokey Roasted Red Pepper
  • Summer Harvest Table with Cured Meats, Artisan Cheese, Olives, Nuts, Grissini, Crostini, and Grilled Summer Vegetables

Buffet Dinner:

  • Local Baby Greens, Vegetable Crudités
  • Marinated Heirloom Tomatoes, Lemon Cucumber, Herbed Vinaigrette
  • Tuscan Garbanzo Beans, Rosemary, Orange Zest
  • Thin Purple Beans, Roasted Garlic, Lemon Oil and Zest
  • Roasted Shellfish Stew, Saffron, Fennel, Potatoes - or - Grilled Local Leg of Lamb stuffed with Olives and Rosemary
  • Artisan Breads

Sample Fall Wedding - Meredith and Josh’s Wedding October 5th, 2013

Passed Hors d'Oeuvres:

  • Crostini of Coach Farm Triple Goat Cheese with Fig Jam
  • Baked Herbed Ricotta with Roasted Cherry Tomato
  • Smoked Trout, Pear, Hazelnut, Blue Cheese on Endive Spear
  • N.E. Cod Cake with Smoky and Spicy Aioli
  • Duck Terrine, Whole Grain Mustard, Gherkin
  • Chicken and Cashew Spring Roll
  • Fall Harvest Table with Local Cheeses, Cured Meats, Pear Compote, Olives, Roasted Nuts, Eggplant Dip, Grissini

Served Dinner:

  • Roasted Local Pumpkin Soup, Pumpkin Seed Oil, Spiced Pepitas
  • Last of the Season Tomatoes, Local Ricotta, Basil Oil, Torn Croutons
  • Roasted Chicken with Apple Cider and Thyme - or - Braised Shortrib of Beef, Red Wine, Cauliflower Puree
  • Accompanied with Root Vegtables with Sage and Potato Gratin

Sample Winter Wedding - Stephanie and Todd’s Wedding January 19th, 2013

Passed Hors d'Oeuvres:

  • Truffled Mushroom Risotto Fritters
  • Spicy Shrimp with Mango and Mint
  • Bluepoint Oysters with Beet-Horseradish Cocktail Sauce
  • Peking Duck Wontons with Scallions
  • Cured Ham on Petite Cheddar Biscuits with Honey Mustard
  • Beef Tartare Crostini with Crispy Capers

Buffet Dinner:

  • Greenhouse Lettuces, Blood Oranges, Date Vinaigrette
  • Local Baby Spinach, Smoked Duck, Thin Beans, Feta, Potato-Mustard Dressing
  • Swordfish with Braised Fennel Stuffing and Parsley Cream
  • Filet Mignon with Wild Mushrooms and Red Wine
  • Butternut Squash Risotto
  • Purre of Parsnip
  • Artisan Breads

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Wedding decorations in the rustic barn at Lion Rock
Event barn exterior view
Pool house exterior view - Lion Rock Farm, Sharon CT
Pool house interior view - Lion Rock Farm, Sharon CT
Lodging for wedding guests at Lion Rock Farm, Connecticut
Young wedding guests at Lion Rock Farm
Guest house - Lion Rock Farm
Wedding reception at Lion Rock Farm in Sharon, Connecticut
Wedding photo in the sunflower patch at Lion Rock Farm