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Venues in Middletown, DE,
(302) 455-8880

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Waterfront Barn Wedding Venue!

Voted best new barn venue in the Tri-State Area, no other venue in the area delivers more value and scenic views than Thousand Acre Farm! Have your wedding or any special event at the most rustic, unique waterfront venue in the area. If you are from NJ, PA or MD, don't waste thousands paying sales tax on your wedding! We are about an hour from Philadelphia, Baltimore and Trenton, NJ.

Thousand Acre Farm, a waterfront barn venue located in Middletown, Delaware. This 110-acre farm sits along the banks of Thousand Acre Marsh, featuring picturesque views of the farm, Reedy Point Bridge and the Chesapeake & Delaware Canal. If you are from NJ, PA or MD, don’t waste thousands paying sales tax on your event! We are about an hour from Philadelphia, Baltimore and Trenton, NJ. The family-owned farm offers sunsets against the backdrop of the water for unbelievable photos. Our venue can be everything you have ever dreamed of! No matter how you do it, we promise you and your guests will have the most amazing time making life long memories at our venue. The barn seats up to 180 people inside and unlimited seating outside with the rental of a tent. In addition, the barn features custom doors and hardwood floors throughout. Every window features water views and the high, arching ceilings evoke an open feel for both small and large parties. Thousand Acre Farm is the only barn in the area that has well-appointed bathrooms and heating and air conditioning to make your wedding or event comfortable.

Introducing our New Cider Barn! The waterfront downstairs room includes leather sofas, a pool table, lounge area, large screen HDTV and a stately bathroom. It is the perfect gathering place for the groom and groomsmen to get ready for the big day and have some fun. Rustic elegance awaits each couple as the Cider Barn also has a luxurious upstairs Sunset Suite which can be added on to any wedding package! The suite consists of a full-size bed, sofa, sitting area, dining area, mini-kitchen, large screen HDTV, and walk-in tiled shower. With views of the water and amazing sunsets, each couple will truly savor their time at the Cider Barn.

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Facilities and Capacity

Thousand Acre Farm can accommodate up to 366 guests on all floors; 180 on the main floor and loft. The main barn features a soaring 35-foot ceiling with extensive lighting and sparkling chandeliers. The venue also has an outdoor brick fireplace and an enclosed patio which is an ideal space for hosting cocktail hours overlooking our waterfront farm. The main reception area has two large barn doors which opens up to a waterfront deck to watch our spectacular sunsets . The lower level has a rustic lodge complete with 4 HD TV's, a pool table and dart board, plus cozy areas to relax and gather with friends.

Services Offered

Thousand Acre Farm offers event spaces for wedding receptions and ceremonies, bridal and baby showers, elopements, engagement parties, rehearsal dinners, birthday parties, holiday parties and more! We have audio equipment, dance floor, furniture and drapery. You can add photo booths, tents, and more.


With sweeping waterfront views and a convenient location, Thousand Acre Farm is the ideal place for any special occasion. Just 30 minutes from Wilmington, DE and Dover, DE and 1 hour from Baltimore, Lancaster, Central/South NJ and Philadelphia. The picturesque, 110-acre farm is situated along the waterfront and boasts views of the Reedy Point Bridge and the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal. The panoramic views establish the perfect backdrop, particularly for your wedding or event and photos. Sunsets are unparalleled against the backdrop of the water, the farmland and the custom-built barn. Be sure to contact us soon to book your event as prime dates are going quickly!

We promise you will not be disappointed!

Nicole MacDonald

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  • I was there for a wedding 2 weeks ago and it was beautiful! The staff was amazing and the managment was a great help. I would never pick another venue, this place has everything you need.

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    Thank you Nicole! I'm glad you enjoyed the wedding! Please tell your friends about Thousand Acre Farm! Susan Hynson

    Frequently Asked Questions about Venue

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


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

    $ 8,100.00

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

    $ 6,500.00

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


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

    $ 638.00

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

    $ 688.00

    Which of the following are included in starting site fee?

    Bridal Suite, Chairs, Clean Up, Lighting/Sound, Parking, Set Up, Tables

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

    Cake Cutting, Server(s)

    What is the starting price per person for bar service?

    $ 6.00

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

    Bartender(s), Open Bar, Signature Drink

    What is the maximum capacity of your venue?


    What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue?


    How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?


    Describe your venue

    Banquet Hall, Barn, Brewery, Campsite/Cabin, Country/Golf Club, Farm/Ranch, Historic Building, Inn/B&B, Loft, Park, Waterfront, Winery

    What kind of settings are available?

    Indoor, Covered Outdoor, 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?

    Accommodations, All Inclusive Packages, Cake, Catering Services, Clean Up, Event Planner, Event Rentals, Get Ready Rooms, Lighting / Sound, Outside Vendors, Pet Friendly, Preferred Vendors Only, 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), Champagne Toast, Limited Bar, Open Bar, Outside Alcohol, Premium Liquor, Signature Drink, Specialty Beer, Specialty Wine

    What event items are available?

    Aisle Markers, Altar/Arch, Audio Equipment, 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?

    April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December

    What months are included in your off-peak season?

    January, February, March, April

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