Find Local Wedding Vendors

Discover and connect with wedding vendors that share your taste and your budget. With trusted reviews, you can rest easy that your wedding day will be as beautiful as you envisioned.

Venues in Malvern, PA,
(610) 647-1631

About Us

The Farmhouse at People’s Light is a farmhouse wedding venue with banquet hall event space, and is located in Malvern, Pennsylvania. This 230-year-old historic farmhouse is set amongst the award-winning perennial English gardens of the People’s Light & Theatre Company. The venue serves as one of Chester County’s premier wedding and event spaces, and is located on the seven-acre campus of People’s Light.

Facilities and Capacity

The Farmhouse at People’s Light is a restored 18th-century farmhouse that boasts of five stunning event spaces and accommodates up to 175 guests. The Farmhouse creates a breathtaking on-site ceremony space and is surrounded by stunning perennial English gardens and 230-year-old historic facilities. The venue also includes a renovated ballroom and indoor pavilion, featuring cathedral ceilings and hardwood floors. The ballroom includes a private, tented terrace, and is surrounded by spacious landscaping and gardening. The Farmhouse provides a variety of flexible indoor and outdoor event space that clients can customize according to your wedding vision. With a historic atmosphere, this wedding venue lends a sense of relaxed elegance and charm to your wedding celebration. Along with the Farmhouse, the venue facility also includes the Farmhouse Bistro, a casual dining experience where clients can enjoy delicious signature dishes and tempting desserts in a relaxed and gorgeous atmosphere.

Services Offered

This historic Malvern landmark facility is known for its trademark excellent service, and specializes in hosting events of all types, including weddings, special events, and corporate celebrations. Their dedicated staff of experienced professionals assists clients in designing, planning, and executing your dream wedding. Along with professional catering services, the venue also offers complimentary wedding amenities such as gold Chivari chairs, hurricane candle centerpieces, Damask-striped ivory toppers, floor-length ivory linens, white napkins, and more. They also supply clients with a free ticket voucher to attend any People’s Light theatrical performance. Their wedding packages include the following event services:

  • Bar services
  • Cake
  • Catering services
  • Clean up
  • Event planner
  • Event rentals
  • Get ready rooms
  • Lighting/sound
  • Outside vendors
  • Pet friendly
  • Set up
  • Wifi


Executive Chef Scott Burns and his culinary team deliver creative seasonal cuisine and customized menus that are sure to exceed the expectations of your wedding guests. The cuisine features creative American Cusine with modern continental influences, and clients can choose from a variety of tantalizing appetizers, freshly-prepared entrees, tempting desserts, and a sophisticated wine list. They offer both bar and catering services, with catering options including:

  • Buffet
  • Cocktail reception
  • Dessert
  • Family style
  • Hors d'oeuvres
  • Outside cake
  • Plated
  • Server(s)
  • Stations
  • Tastings

Ashley H.

5 out of 5
Quality of Service:
  • Responsiveness:
  • Professionalism:
  • Value for Cost:
  • Flexibility:
  • My husband and I made the best decision by choosing The Farmhouse for our wedding reception! The venue is beautiful, and the food was delicious! We had full access to the property all day. Dawn and Richard were responsive, patient, and flexible while navigating all the uncertainty of COVID. Our wedding day ran smoothly thanks to their professionalism; during the reception, they continually checked in with me, my husband, and our parents about any needs. Thank you for the most perfect day!

    Frequently Asked Questions about Venue

    Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?


    Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?


    What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season?

    $ 750.00

    What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season?

    $ 1,500.00

    Which of the following are included in starting site fee?

    Bridal Suite, Chairs, China, Clean Up, Event Planning, Flatware, Glassware, Linens, Parking, Set Up, Tables

    Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?

    Cake Cutting, Server(s), Wedding Cake

    What is the starting price per person for bar service?

    $ 35.00

    Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?

    House Beer, House Liquor, House Wine, Open Bar, Signature Drink

    How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?


    Describe your venue

    Ballroom, Banquet Hall, Farm/Ranch, Garden, Historic Building, Restaurant

    What kind of settings are available?

    Indoor, Uncovered Outdoor, Scenic Views

    Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?

    Ceremony, Reception, Bridal Shower, Engagement Party, Elopements, Rehearsal Dinner

    What event services do you offer?

    Bar Services, Cake, Catering Services, Clean Up, Event Planner, Event Rentals, Get Ready Rooms, Lighting / Sound, Outside Vendors, Pet Friendly, Set Up, Wifi

    What catering services do you offer?

    Buffet, Cocktail Reception, Dessert, Family Style, Hors d'oeuvres, Outside Cake, Plated, Server(s), Stations, Tastings

    What bar services do you provide?

    Bartender(s), Cash Bar, Champagne Toast, House Beer, House Liquor, House Wine, Limited Bar, Liquor License, Open Bar, Premium Liquor, Signature Drink, Specialty Beer, Specialty Wine

    What event items are available?

    Aisle Markers, Aisle Runners, Altar/Arch, Audio Equipment, Centerpieces, Chairs, Chair Covers, Dance Floor, Decor, Drapery, Furniture, Lighting, Photo booth, Tables, Tents, Tent Accessories

    What food and beverage items are available?

    Barware, China, Chocolate Fountain, Flatware, Glassware, Linens

    What transportation and access is available?

    Parking, Shuttle, Valet, Wheelchair Access

    What months are included in your peak season?

    May, June, September, October

    What months are included in your off-peak season?

    January, February, March, April, July, August, November, December

    Find Amazing Vendors