Ironstone Ranch is a working horse ranch situated on 200 plus acres of beautiful rolling green hills conveniently located in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania. In addition to the restored 1800s main barn, the grounds of the ranch feature extensive seasonal flower gardens, beautiful orchards, small streams, an open air mini-barn, stone fire-pits, riding trails, as well as a fully restored 1860’s country chic farmhouse and it’s authentic well. All this combined with the working horse ranch, will afford you the opportunity to make your special day memorable.
At the Ranch, your wedding becomes an exclusive event. We shower you and your guests with attention. With every detail perfect, the only thing left for you to experience is peace of mind giving you a day beyond your expectations!
When you rent the fully restored 1800s Main Barn for your wedding ceremony and reception, you have the option of having your ceremony in the Orchard or the Mini Barn. The Main Barn, which is fully temperature controlled, seats up to 180 guests and can be used for your reception as well. Other locations exist to accommodate your ceremony, cocktail hour or reception.
The Ironstone Barn can accommodate up to 180 people sitting at round tables. 150 would be your sweet spot giving you enough room for a dance floor, food prep and table service.
There is an outside patio that can be used for small parties as well as loft in the main area of the barn that can accommodate your special needs as they arise. The Barn has more than enough parking for your guests on the grounds and can even provide shuttle services at an additional cost.
Inside the authentically designed barn you will find two fully equipped restrooms. The barn “Office” has been moved offsite and this area is now used as a dressing or changing area for the bride or special guests.
The Ironstone Ranch Open Air Mini Barn is another beautiful venue for your wedding. Use it as your private wedding chapel, a cocktail party or a built in back-up plan in the event of inclement weather.
The Mini Barn can be configured with benches or chairs. It is open and bright with a charming and warm ambiance to enhance the occasion. It is only a short walk to The Orchard and Main Barn for convenience on your special day.
The Orchard at Ironstone Ranch offer a picturesque backdrop for your ceremony allowing you to capture beautiful photo images on your special day. In the heart of an apple orchard, the blossoms are strewn across your “outdoor chapel.”
Since the mature apple trees change during each season, your wedding will look like none other. It is your option to move to the Mini Barn at no extra expense should inclement weather occur.
Add this beautiful, fully restored 1860’s Farmhouse and it’s authentic well to your amentities. With its plush honeymoon suite and bright open kitchen, it is the ideal accommodation for your special occasion. This taste of “Country Elegance” has its own fireplace and can sleep up to eight. The home has a charm of its own with proximity to the other wedding facilities.