The Bowery, Dutch for farm, is a stunning, modern barn wedding and event venue featuring modern amenities and farm-house style updates including ship-lap inspired white walls, subway tile and beautiful circular chandeliers. This gorgeous white barn has been beautifully updated, featuring two levels of light, open and airy space, surrounded by lush wood-lined grounds and seasonal fields of sunflowers. A jaw-dropping reception space unlike any other barn venue in Wisconsin.
Located halfway between Oconomowoc and Hartford on County Highway P and just minutes from Erin Hills Golf Course and the Basilica of Holy Hill, with new hotel lodging under 10 minutes of the venue. Catering to weddings, showers, reunions, community and corporate events and more.
Two LEVELS OF VERSATILITY
The venue has two beautiful, light and airy levels. Restrooms are located on both levels, with baby changing station accessibility.
First floor: Perfect for cocktail hour and mingling. Catering area with refrigeration and running water. Patio entrance from inside as well as from front entrance.
Second floor: The reception hall. A beautiful ship-lapped, bright and modern space. Circular chandeliers, a full bar, catering space and restrooms. The north end provides a balcony, perfect for picture taking and the south end provides access via a ramp.
Occupancy: 300 persons; Seated: max 275 persons
Outdoors: A beautiful wood-line ceremony space lies on the north end of the property, completed secluded for an intimate, natural setting. A gorgeous wooden arch gives way to a beautiful location to say your vows. Complete with electric hook-up for speakers, microphone and instrumentals.
Indoors: Our versatile floor plans allow for several ceremony set-ups in doors, for when Wisconsin weather does not allow us to be outdoors.
Breathtaking backdrops line the nearly 6 country acres of The Bowery. Seasonal sunflower fields, perennials, lush grass fields, an original 1800’s smokehouse, and the beautiful Cream City brick of the farmhouse - all lovely for your photo taking backdrops.
A beautiful patio off of the main level space boasts patio furniture for guest seating, lounging and mingling. House bag toss is provided.
Located just off of the patio area for convenient guest mingling. Enjoy making s’mores as you bask in the warmth of the wood fire.
The Bowery and it’s staff understand that your pets are family. We are proud to welcome your furry friends to our pet-friendly space. Dog of Honor, you say? Yes, please!
The Bowery is fully ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) accessible.
A wheel-chair elevator to the second floor is available, making navigation easy and care-free.
HEATED & AIR-CONDITIONED
The Bowery is heated and air-conditioned for year-round enjoyment. Guests will be comfortable on the hottest Wisconsin summer day and warm on the chillest of winter nights with our fully climate-controlled venue. We’re not your average “barn" venue.
UNDER 10 minutes to lodging
Conveniently located under 10 minutes to brand-new guest lodging in the City of Hartford. Several hotels to choose from with quaint bed and breakfasts a-plenty throughout the area.
overnight parking welcomed
Guests are welcome to leave vehicles overnight. The venue is serviced by Uber and Lyft, making the ride back to lodging easy and safe.
ON-SITE GETTING READY SPACE
Our beautiful 1800’s farmhouse has been updated to provide a beautiful getting ready space for the day of. Bright, airy, this charming space receives rave reviews from couples and vendors alike.