Rustic & Elegant Weddings

Next Chapter Winery Weddings

Next Chapter Winery is a wedding dream of rustic elegance. Chandeliers, walls of barrels, flourishing vines, a picturesque pond, a sparkling wall of wine bottles, and a foliage-enclosed driveway combine to create a venue like no other. With Jackie, the Next Chapter Winery Event Manager, start planning a unique wedding that reflects who you are as a couple and celebrates the love you have for each other. We welcome you to start the Next Chapter of your lives here. Pictures can be found on our Gallery Page.

Advantages of Next Chapter Winery:
  • Ability to determine your caterer, music option, photographer, florist, etc.
  • Personal decorations are allowed, including candles
  • Photography is allowed throughout the property
  • Personal Touches–Jackie and staff truly care about making the day exactly as you envision.

Wedding Packages

Chandeliered Tent and Barrel Room Wedding Package
  • The Ceremony Location: choose between the Picturesque Pond Site or the Vineyard Atrium. Ceremony is held in the Barrel Room in case of inclement weather.
  • Cocktail Hour and Dance take place in the Barrel Room
  • Reception of up to 275 people seated under the Chandeliered Event Tent
  • The entire space is yours from 6am to 12am

Available May through October

Friday & Saturday Rental: $4,499

Sunday Rental: $3,499

Barrel Room Wedding Package
  • The Ceremony Location: choose between the Picturesque Pond Site or the Vineyard Atrium.
  • Cocktail Hour and the Dance is held in the Barrel Room
  • Reception of up to 115 seated or 275 mingling in the Barrel Room
  • The entire space is yours from 6am to 12am

 

April through November

Friday & Saturday Rental: $3,499

Sunday Rental: $2,499

December through March (does not include Ceremony Locations; ceremony is held in the Barrel Room)

Friday & Saturday Rental: $1,999

Sunday Rental: $1,499

What We Provide:
  • Liability Insurance
  • Heating and A/C
  • Lighting (including white twinkle lights)
  • Indoor & Outdoor Sound System
  • Bartenders
  • Bridal Suite
  • Patio Deck
  • Fire pit and wood
  • Parking
  • Grassy area for lawn games
  • 4 High top barrels for cocktail hour
  • 60 inch round tables & rectangular 6 ft and 8 ft tables
  • White reception chairs
  • White ceremony benches
  • Wooden ceremony arch and ceremony barrel
  • Set-up & Clean-Up of reception tables and chairs, ceremony chairs/benches, and high-top barrels
  • Assortment of linens and simple table decor
Requirements and Restrictions:
  • $500 Bar Minimum: can be met via open bar or cash bar
  • No glitter, confetti, or fake rose petals
  • Clean-up needs to be completed by 12am.
  • Final rental payment is due ten days before the day of the event
  • Bar Tab must be paid the night of the event

An 18% Service Charge is applied to all labor, rental charges, and open bar tabs. Next Chapter Winery has complete discretion as to its use and distribution. There will be a 6.875% (or current MN sales tax) sales tax applied to all equipment, labor, and service charges. The alcohol tax (9.375%) will be applied to all alcohol purchases (if not already included). A 3% fee will be added if bill is paid using a Credit Card.

Vendor Recommendations

We have worked closely with these vendors for weddings, private parties, and corporate events.  These are the vendors we trust and highly recommend.  Please call Jackie at 612-655-6176 with any questions!

Caterers:

Velvet Touch Catering http://www.velvettouchcatering.com/

Pizzeria 201 Catering http://www.pizzeria201.com/

Ettlin’s Cafe Catering http://ettlinscafe.com/

Baker:

Franke’s Bakery https://www.facebook.com/FrankesBakery/

Lodging:

The Nest in Montgomery https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/28301483

Nicolin Mansion in Jordan https://nicolinmansion.com/

Photographer: 

Taylor Ann Photography https://www.tannphotography.com/

DJ Entertainment:

Midwest Sound https://www.midwestsound.com/

DJ Eric: 612 790 0519 Contact@DJEricSands.com www.DJEricSands.com

Transportation:

Nite Train Transportation http://nitetranemn.com/services/

Benjamin Bus http://www.benjaminbus.net/

Officiant

Maija Schmelzer maijaschmelzer@gmail.com