frequently asked questions

What is the capacity at Cattows Farm?
The marquee and tipi structures are erected for each individual event so they are built for the amount of guests attending. The company supplying your structure will be able to guide you with the size needed for your guest list.

Is the venue heated?
The tipi structures can include heating, either a fire pit or a heater or both. The marquees can also be heated. Your structure supplier will include this in their costs.

Are there good photo locations at the site?
You can use the farm and fields for your wedding photos, there are a number of fantastic photography spots. We encourage couples to meet their photographer onsite before the event to show them round.

Can we use confetti?
We only allow natural confetti, all synthetic confetti is not permitted onsite. It is the client’s responsibility to ensure this is adhered to by all guests.

Can we have fireworks or sky lanterns?
Unfortunately not, due to the location of the farm this would be a fire risk and a hazard to animals.

Can we have candles or tea-lights?
Please check the tipi or marquee company’s terms and conditions for their preference on this.

Can we have candles or tea-lights?
Please check the tipi or marquee company’s terms and conditions for their preference on this.

Can we have candles or tea-lights?
Please check the tipi or marquee company’s terms and conditions for their preference on this.

Will our guests find the venue easily?
Please ensure you ask for the correct postcode before sending out your invitations. We allow couples to position signs at the end of the drives to direct guests to the wedding.

Can we bring our own bar service?
Yes, couples can source their own bar supplier. See our suppliers page on the website for recommendations. Guests cannot bring their own drinks, we will confiscate any alcohol brought onsite without prior consent.

Do we need our own insurance?
We strongly recommend couples take out their own wedding insurance as a safeguard to your day.

Can we leave cars overnight?
Yes, we allow overnight parking for guests.