a Unique Setting, rich in Heritage
The Mustard Seed Story
Mustard Seed Gardens, nestled in the heart of Noblesville Indiana, is a unique setting, rich in history with roots dating back to the mid-1800s. Located on the original Metsker Plantation is the “Olde Barn,” which has been completely converted to a one-of-a-kind wedding and event facility which offers old world charm and modern conveniences.
The grounds have been meticulously restored and updated featuring picturesque landscaping and outdoor amenities including a bar, fireplace gathering area, pergola, water features and a romantically lit, rolling hillside for strolling under the stars.
Originally, the property was deeded to George Metsker by Andrew Jackson, the seventh President of the United States. The rich and historical linage of the plantation property has been preserved, including the Metsker House, originally constructed in the 1800s. Designed to highlight a unique Italiante style architecture with ornate cornices and detailed trim work, the home stays true to its historical roots. Today it serves as a semi-private wedding party lounge or prep area for events held in the “Olde Barn” and provides an excellent hideaway to take a break from the festivities.
If you are planning your special wedding day, family get-together or your next corporate event and are considering a unique venue that is rich in history, beauty and charm, you owe it to yourself to explore Mustard Seed Gardens.
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What is the maximum capacity at your venue?
We can seat 200 guests comfortably inside our Olde Barn. This typically includes room for 20 guest tables, bridal party tables, dessert display, buffet tables, built in barn wood bar, gift table, and space for dancing.
How long do I have the venue the day of my wedding?
Our standard wedding package includes an 8 hour exclusive time frame. Music needs to end at 11pm on Fridays and Saturdays and at 10pm on Sundays.
Is your barn heated and/or air conditioned?
YES! Our barn is heated and air conditioned which is included in the venue rental. We also have outdoor patio heaters and a cozy outdoor fireplace to keep your guests warm if need be!
Can I hire my own caterer?
We have three excellent and exclusive caterers we require you to use. Each caterer is unique in their own way and can offer either a buffet style, family style, or plated meal. They can prepare something as simple as heavy hors d’oeuvres to the most elaborate plated meal. Once you hire your caterer, their staff is hands on throughout the entire process and will provide menus, tastings and consultations at their facilities.
Can I bring in my own alcohol and/or bartenders?
No, we do not allow you to bring in your own alcohol and/or bartenders. We have our own in-house beverage services complete with different cash bar packages, open bar packages, and more. Contact us for our the complete list of beverage services and packages.
Can I hire my own DJ?
We have an exclusive partnership with four fantastic DJ companies who can provide sound for your ceremony, cocktail hour and reception.
What is required to book a date?
We require 50% of the venue amount plus a signed rental contract We do not hold dates until the contract is signed and the full 50% deposit has been made. Our contract will be sent to you via email once a formal tour has been given.
How do I schedule a time to come look at the venue?
All tours are by appointment only. Please either call or email us to set up a time to visit us. Keep in mind weekends are difficult for us to host tours due to events taking place.
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