Private Events

Corporate Events • Birthday Parties • Fundraisers

Family Reunions • Car Shows • Picnics and More

Bates Nut Farm offers a beautiful country location for your next private event.  This picturesque one hundred acre farm has been in the family for 100 years. Our climate and setting make it the perfect outdoor venue. Whether you are planning an intimate gathering or grand reception, we can help you to create the event of your dreams—one that you and your guests will long remember.

Bates does not book private events mid-September through October.

Want your next event at Bates? Fill out this form and we will follow up with availability.

Private Event Inquiry Form


Birthday Parties, Picnics & Family Reunions

Reunion picnic

Who doesn't love a day in the country?  The farm is a great place to relax with a picnic, play some lawn games, enjoy the farm zoo, and bite into some old fashioned homemade fudge.   


Car Shows

Bates is home to several car shows throughout the year.  The farm has ample space to accommodate a large number of vehicles, and the shade trees make it comfortable for exhibitors and spectators alike.   


Community Events & Fundraisers

Young Life Garden Tea Party Fundraiser 2013

Community groups and non-profits find that Bates is the perfect venue for their events.


Each event is unique in its own way, and there are many options available to you at Bates Nut Farm.  Our special events team has the experience, creativity and resources to bring your event to life.  We would love to talk to you in depth about your special day.  Please fill out our inquiry form above or call us at 760-749-3333.