An Intimate Venue Where Charm Meets Elegance

Our newest venue at Thatcher Farms truly embodies the spirit of Barn Swallow Fields on a smaller scale, offering an intimate space with big charm. This countryside venue is perfect for weddings, corporate events, and private parties alike.

Features of The Gathering House

To add an elegant touch to your event, a collection of Vintage Plates & Tea Cups is available, lending a timeless charm to your table settings. Furthermore, with its incorporation of natural wood, warm tones, and traditional accents, our venue achieves a harmonious blend of classic rustic charm and elegant sophistication, creating a truly enchanting atmosphere for your special occasion.

Wedding brochure

Corporate Events brochure

Private Parties brochure


-The Gathering House offers an intimate indoor space spanning 1,200 sq. feet with two convenient bathrooms and a bar for guests' refreshments and libations during events.

-Situated on the picturesque 140 acres of Thatcher Farms, guests can enjoy breathtaking countryside views from the wrap-around porch, providing a stunning backdrop for events.

-Ample guest parking is available for convenience, and a designated ceremony space with seating is provided for special moments amidst the countryside beauty.

-The venue accommodates 20-60 guests seated or up to 80 guests standing, with sixty chairs and six harvest tables included for a cozy and inviting atmosphere.

-Events at The Gathering House start at $375 per hour, with a minimum booking duration of 4 hours.

Gilt Catering

Why choose Gilt Catering? Well, for starters, just like Barn Swallow Fields and The Gathering House, Gilt is a woman-owned and operated company! But beyond that, we prioritize so much more than just good food. We are deeply passionate about quality, both in terms of the food we serve and the overall guest experience. Whether you're hosting your company, employees, or clients, we are dedicated to ensuring that your day is memorable and joyful for each and every attendee.At Gilt Catering, our focus is precisely that. With an intimate knowledge of this venue, we seamlessly integrate our services with the offerings of Barn Swallow Fields and The Gathering House, ensuring a planning process that is effortless and execution on the day-of that is flawless.But don't just take our word for it—see for yourself what we do!

Indulge Natural & Organic 
Kitchen

As leaders in the culinary event industry, Indulge is renowned for its commitment to showcasing local and organic ingredients that harmonize with the fields upon which Barn Swallow Fields and The Gathering House are built. Led by husband and wife team Paul and Jenny Cummings, with 15 years of catering and event execution expertise, Indulge shares Thatcher Farms' vision of creating the perfect day. Indulge Natural and Organic Kitchen takes immense pride in delivering an exceptional culinary experience tailored to your event. Contact us today for a personalized quote that aligns with your vision and budget.

5727 5th Line of Guelph Eramosa

RR1 Rockwood, Ontario
N0B 2K0

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