Idyllic New England Barn built in 1830....
The Hitching Post is an idyllic New England barn built in 1830 situated on 100 acres along the Saco River in Dayton, Maine. Ceremony can be held outdoors overlooking the rolling fields and beautiful pastures. A rustic timber frame arbor with wooden benches provided. Space comfortably accommodates up to 150 guests (maximum occupancy) and includes rustic barn board tables and beautiful Chiavari chairs with ivory cushions while still leaving ample open space for dancing. We also have four indoor restrooms for the convenience of you and your guests. It is the perfect quiet country setting for the Barn Wedding of your dreams.
Your 2024 & 2025 reservation includes exclusive use of the Barn:
**Day before from 11 - 6 pm (Decorate, Set up & Ceremony Rehearsal)
**Day of until 10 pm (Event must end at 10 pm with barn closure no later than 10:30 pm)
**Day after until 11 am (Pick up belongings and decor)
**Outdoor Ceremony on site with benches provided
**Barn Reception with farm tables and Chiavari Chairs for up to 150 people maximum
We require a $1 million one day *Event Liability Insurance* certificate for your event through a personal insurance company or www.wedsafe.com. A damage deposit of $200 is also collected at time of final payment and will be refunded unless damage, excessive cleaning, or belongings are not removed by our 11 am deadline the following day. Day of Coordinator not required, but highly recommended. Dogs are permitted on site on leash, but prohibited from inside the barn. Overnight stays on the property is not permitted.