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 Apple Hill – $10,000

Our Apple Hill Campus is the heart of Beak & Skiff.  A place where millions of Fall memories have been created over the past several decades. Get married in the middle of our campus, surrounded by our iconic 1911 Tasting Room, Bakery and General Store. We have fielded thousands of requests to host wedding over the past 50 years. Be one of the first to tie the knot at Apple Hill

Our Apple Hill Package Includes:

  • Exclusive use of our Apple Hill Campus and all facilities
  • Ceremony on site
  • Photography throughout all property owned by Beak & Skiff
  • Working with our Event Manager
  • Bartenders on site to serve your guests
  • Full indoor bar
  • Wedding Preparation Room options
  • Indoor Restrooms


Weddings at our Distillery & Rickhouse – $7,000 – Up to 150 guests

The 1911 Established Distillery and Rick House 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 tented 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 indoor spaces and all of the outdoor property
  • A/C
  • Sail tent, perimeter bistro lighting, and stunning chandeliers
  • Three indoor restrooms
  • Full indoor bar
  • Wedding Preparation Room options
  • Ceremony on site
  • Photography throughout all property owned by Beak & Skiff
  • Working with our Event Manager
  • Bartenders on site to serve your guests
  • Early access to all facilities at 7 am the day of the wedding


Hotel Accommodations & Catering Available From The Sherwood Inn

Hotel Accommodations
The Sherwood Inn will offer all wedding clients they are catering at Beak & Skiff an option to block rooms at any of their five properties, based upon availability.

  • The Sherwood Inn
  • Hannum House
  • Packwood House
  • Arbor House Inn
  • Suites Village Inn

Catering Services
We have designed a special menu for Beak & Skiff/ 1911 Weddings.

  • If you have questions about catering please contact Beak & Skiff directly.


Bar Service

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 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: Buttonwood Winery
  • Premium Open Bar for entire wedding (includes 1911 spirits, beer & wine) – $35/PP (for 4 hours- additional $10 pp per hour).
  • Open Bar (excluding spirits) – $25/PP (for 4 hours- 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 Á La Carte

Wedding Events

  • Ceremony Apple Hill: $1,000 (after 3:30pm)
  • Ceremony Distillery: $500
  • Apple Wagon Entrance: $250

Bar Services

  • Custom Beak & Skiff Bar: $350
  • Hard Cider Toast: $4.00 per glass
  • Fresh Cider or Sparkling Non Alc. Station: $2.50 per person
  • Tipsy Cow Slushy: $12.00 per 12oz. serving (only Available at Apple Hill)
  • Signature Drink Creation: $2.00 per person
  • Etched “1911” Glassware: Pricing available upon request
  • Custom etched Glassware: Pricing available upon request

Food Services

  • Cider Donuts: $2.00 per donut
  • Caramel Apples: $6.00 per apple

Guest Services

  • 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)
  • Custom VIP Tour of Beak & Skiff Behind the Scenes (only available to wedding guests and their parties): $10 per person.
    • Includes tasting and tour of the 1911 Distillery, Apple Hill Campus, Hard Cider House, and Cider Mill