Located in the rolling hills of Lafayette, NY
Beak & Skiff Apple Orchards is the perfect destination for a unique
and memorable wedding
At Beak & Skiff we believe weddings should be festive and a celebration of a new beginning. We aim to defy traditional norms and provide a rustic canvas where you can build your dream wedding day.
Weddings at our Distillery & Rickhouse – $3,000
The 1911 Established Distillery and Rickhouse provides the perfect backdrop for a rustic wedding that captures the true essence of life on the apple farm. Treat your guests to a unique setting where they can witness how our 1911 Spirits are produced and see our barrel aging program in action. Our outdoor space overlooks the most impressive view of Syracuse and LaFayette as well as Beak & Skiff’s 1,000-acre apple orchard.
Our Distillery & Rickhouse Package Includes:
- Exclusive use of the 1911 Established Distillery property which includes air-conditioned bar area, a large side lawn for your tent, and a spacious patio complete with propane-fueled fire pits and comfy outdoor furniture
- Three restrooms
- Full indoor bar and additional satellite bar in the rececption tent arranged for events with a minimum of 100 guests
- Ceremony on site
- Access to all property owned by Beak & Skiff for wedding photography
- Working with our Event Manager
- Bartenders on site to serve your guests
- Early access to facility
*Equipment rentals including tent, tables, chairs, stage, dance floor, etc. are solely the responsibility of the wedding party.
You are welcome to use the caterer of your choice. We are happy to provide recommendations upon request.
1911 Established produces award-winning Hard Cider, Spirits, and Wines. Drink from the source! Weddings at Beak & Skiff must use our products exclusively with the exception of NY State Wine & Beer.
- Beak & Skiff will provide custom bars in the reception area. These are portable bars designed to mirror the look and feel of the 1911 Established Tasting Room.
- You must use 1911 Vodka, Gin, Bourbon exclusively. Due to our Farm Distillery & Winery license, we must use 100% NY State products.
- We offer a beer option on draft/bottle: Empire Brewery
- We offer a wine option by the bottle: 1911 Wines and/or Buttonwood Winery
- Premium Open Bar for 4 hours (includes 1911 spirits, beer & wine) – $35/PP(additional $10 pp per hour).
- Open Bar for 4 hours (excluding spirits) – $25/PP (additional $10/pp per hour)
- Cash Bar available
- Signature Drink: We would be happy to help you create a signature drink to celebrate this momentous occasion
Additional Services A La Carte
- Apple Wagon Entrance: $250
- Hard Cider Toast: $4.00 per glass
- Etched 1911 Glassware: Pricing available upon request
- Cider Donuts: $1.25 per donut
- Caramel Apples: $5.50 per apple (seasonal availability)
- Candy Apples: $5 per apple (seasonal availability)
- 1911 Gift Bags: TBD based on your budget and specific product requests
- VIP Apple Picking w/ Friends & Family: $5 PP + Apple per LB Price (only Available in September & October)