Event Planning


Do you dream of smoky bar-b-q topped with tangy sauce, sides of fresh veggie coleslaw, and warm cornbread at you elegant vintage wedding this summer? The place to start for that dream to come true is your caterer. Of course the sweet ceremony and hip music will be looked forward to but every guest […]

Tips for Choosing a Caterer


Signature Wedding Drinks
Adding a little pizzazz to your special day can be fun! There are so many options when it comes to signature drinks. From classics like the old fashion and margarita to unique combinations like the earl grey marTEAnie and adding cotton candy to champagne for new flavor and color. You […]

Signature Drink Tips


Wedding Color Trends 2017
Wedding colors are a key for a unique and inspiring wedding day. From the bridesmaid dresses and flowers to the napkins and décor. Significant parts of your big day are infused with your color. Whether in an indoor venue where a little extra décor may be needed to make your […]

2017 Color Trends



Weddings are full of decisions. A lot of them are exciting but all have to be thoroughly thought through. An especially tough one can be the cake.  With all of the choices, from the classic white sponge cake covered in white butter cream and fondant flowers to the extravagant assortment of the […]

Tips for the sweetest part of your day (The ...


There are 4 things to remember when including your pet in your wedding day: Timing, Temperature, Temperament, and Transportation.

Pet Friendly Wedding


Fall in love with Amanda and AJ Amanda and AJ starred in their harvest wedding at Sawyer Family Farmstead on October 5th, 2013. Family and friends traveled to Cashiers, NC from as far away as Florida, Illinois and New York. Autumn is prime time in the mountains, and the wedding […]

Another Perfect Outdoor Wedding in Western North Carolina



We had a wonderful time presenting the Sawyer Family Farmstead at the Georgia Bridal show in Atlanta! Tommy and Denise who put the show together did a great job, and the fashion show was a big hit. We spent a lot of time talking with brides about our Sawyer Family […]

WNC Wedding Venue at Georgia Bridal Show


Thank you Jolene & Adam for allowing us to be a small part of your BIG day! Your wedding was beautiful and we are honored you choose the Sawyer Family Farmstead as your location. Thank you Beautiful Life Films for this great video. We are so excited to share it […]

Sawyer Farmstead Releases New Video of Western NC Wedding Venue


Want an outdoor wedding ceremony, but need a rain plan too? We’ve got you covered! When weather dampens the day, the Big Red Barn Pavilion is perfect for both your ceremony and reception for up to 250 people. If you prefer your ceremony in a separate location from your reception, […]

Do You Have Rain Plan for Your Event?