Parties & Gatherings

People always ask us – do you do events other than weddings?

We do!  We host any size event from 2 people to 150! We host:

  • Posh Picnics
  • Rehearsal dinners either for weddings held here or weddings held elsewhere
  • Graduation parties
  • Reunions
  • Retirement parties
  • Birthday parties
  • Anniversaries
  • Bridal showers
  • Baby showers
  • Holiday parties
  • Family gatherings
  • Corporate events & meetings

Let our staff set up, decorate, and cook for you!
Your event can be casual or formal with added benefits of outdoor games, fire pit, delicious food from our on-site kitchen, DJ provided music, and even professional photography!  
Have an unforgettable event at the 1812 Hitching Post!


  • Indoor and outdoor dining spaces
  • On-site catering and bartender service
  • Custom decor options
  • Smoking permitted outdoors
  • Pets allowed (advanced notice required)
  • Rocking chairs
  • Lakeside walking trials
  • Gorgeous landscaping
  • Venue rental includes the Wisteria room and adjoining tent with first floor bathroom inside and access to all public areas outside including lake and trails.  Also includes 5 dining tables, 40 chairs, drink table; gift table; cake table; and food table.  Tablecloths included for round dining tables.

Catering, games, firepit, bartender service, DJ, and custom decorations can be added on to the venue rental. The following rates are for events where we provide the catering:

2 hours (up to 40 people) Monday – Thursday – $250. (guests and time may be added)
2 hours (up to 40 people) Fridays – $350. (guests and time may be added)
Contact us for a custom quote on events of more than 40 people or events for which you’d like to provide your own catering.
Some Saturdays/Sundays may be available if your event date is within the next 2 months.
Contact us for date availability.

You may add on any of the following:

  • Firepit, S’mores
  • Games (cornhole, Giant Jenga, etc.)
  • Music – DJ
  • Custom decor options
  • Kid’s activites
  • On-site photography

Schedule an appointment to visit the venue

Schedule a phone call before you visit to learn more

Or email your request to or text Wendy at 704 437-1710.

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