On-Site Events

Deer Park Inn – Buckhannon, WV

Host your next private party, reunion, or small special event at Deer Park Inn in Buckhannon!


We offer the perfect atmosphere for a romantic date night, to propose sharing love for a lifetime – or even get married with an elegant, intimate on-site tent* ceremony.


Hosting a business lunch meeting? Enjoy a chef-catered meal that's certain to impress your guest.


We can accommodate 12 guests at the inn making the venue ideal for small concerts and music festivals – and dining is always a special event here at Deer Park Inn!

Your Ideal Small Event Venue

Serving North-Central West Virginia

  • Date Night

    Treat the special lady or gentleman in your life to a unique date at Deer Park Inn!

    We offer impressive chef-prepared farm-to-table dining, a full bar at our on-site tavern, and five cozy, comfortable rooms to choose from if you'd like to spend the night with us. Overnight guests enjoy a custom chef-prepared breakfast meal (included in your room rate) to greet the morning. Let us help make your special night or weekend one to remember.

  • Dining Out

    Looking for a fresh, delectable dining experience? Look no further than Deer Park Inn.

    Enjoy a wonderful chef-prepared meal with southern-style farm-to-table dining at Deer Park Inn!
    Breakfast & Dinner
    We are open to the public for breakfast and dinner. Reservations are required.
    We accept advance reservations for business and event lunches. At this time, we are not open for lunch without a reservation in place.

  • Meetings

    If you are looking for an impressive place to host your next business meeting, look no further.

    Deer Park Inn offers a tranquil, serene – private – location nestled among the mountain foothills in rural Upshur County, West Virginia. Here, you can meet with your client or special guest to discuss business over a chef-prepared farm-to-table meal with quiet, non-obtrusive service (reservation required).
    For meetings requiring the utmost privacy and discretion, we accept full facility reservations. Choose full-service catered dining or we can prepare your choice of banquet-style meal, charcuterie boards, cold sandwiches and salads in advance of your arrival. Please call for details and to specify your needs.

  • Weekend Getaway

    If you're looking for a wonderful weekend getaway in north-central West Virginia, you've found it!

    Deer Park Inn is the only lodging option in the region offering room service, daily turndown service, and gourmet chef-prepared farm-to-table dining. Our 18 th Century log cabin and farmhouse are located on a serene, secluded estate in rural Upshur County, West Virginia.

  • Retreats

    If you're looking for a wonderful location to host your small church or couples retreat in a mountain setting, Deer Park Inn is a great choice.

    We offer full-service lodging on a gorgeous rural estate in the foothills of the Alleghenies. Your guests can enjoy three on-site ponds and hiking, as well as numerous opportunities for nearby recreation and entertainment.

  • Weekend Cooking & Wine Pairing Classes

    Deer Park Inn offers periodic and by-request instructional classes on various gastronomy, baking and cuisine preparation skills, and related topics.

    Our on-site chef, Russ Meeks, dives with you hands-on into the subject matter. He shows you exactly how to recreate gourmet meals, execute wine pairing with precision, and improve your culinary skills in a way your family, friends, and guests will appreciate. When you learn how to identify relevant aromas and visual indicators, handle ingredients, and see how it is done firsthand, you can make appreciable progress in just one weekend.

  • Girls Night & Weekend Out

    Reserve Deer Park Inn by the night or weekend for a unique girls' (or guys') night out.

    Our rustic upscale lodging is the perfect place to host a getaway for up to 12 of your friends and family. Whether hosting a bachelor or bachelorette party or just to get away and enjoy the solitude and tranquility of the mountains, you and your guests can make wonderful memories to last a lifetime. Take in the rustic elegance of our 18 th Century log cabin and farmhouse. Relax in total serenity in the heart of the gorgeous rural West Virginia countryside. On-site, we offer three ponds, a tavern, dining hall, hiking, and wildlife viewing opportunities. Numerous opportunities for nearby recreation are available. Overnight guests enjoy a custom chefprepared breakfast meal (included in your room rate) to greet the morning.

  • Party Venue

    Host your small indoor party or outdoor event at Deer Park Inn!

    We offer on-site indoor dining for up to 75 guests and lodging for up to 12. We provide the ideal location for catered anniversary celebrations, baby & bridal showers, birthday parties, Christmas & holiday parties, small concerts, music events, corporate and business events, girls’ (and guys’) nights out, private parties, rehearsal dinners, retirement parties, reunions, small weddings, and more.

  • Rehearsal Dinner & Shower Venue

    Make your special event memorable!

    Reserve our rustic upscale 18 th Century log cabin and farmhouse nestled in the magnificent Appalachian foothills. The property is located in the gorgeous rural West Virginia countryside with mountain views and three on-site ponds. If you will be staying with us, you may want to explore a few of the numerous nearby attractions and recreation opportunities. Host your special event with us to treat your guests to gourmet chefprepared farm-to-table dining and a full on-site bar at our tavern. With five cozy, comfortable rooms to choose from, there's no need to rush back home. Stay the night with us and let Chef Russ prepare a gourmet breakfast just for you!

  • Wedding Venue – Tented

    Deer Park Inn would be honored to serve as your wedding venue.

    Our romantic 18 th century log cabin and farmhouse with a picturesque mountain backdrop is the perfect location for your small, intimate wedding. Indoors, we offer air-conditioned comfort and two fireplaces for ambience, ample outlets, and spaces for eating, drinking, and partying. Outside, we have three on-site ponds, a small rustic courtyard garden, and covered trellis with views of acres of rolling hills and forest. The dining hall at Deer Park Inn is available for on-site wedding receptions with meal service of your choice for up to 75 guests. On-site and off-site chefcatered farm-to-table dining is available for both on-site outdoor wedding ceremonies and celebrations and weddings hosted at other public and private venues.
    You Supply the Bride (or Groom) & Supplies
    You or your wedding planner may request use of our grounds for your tented wedding; however, the tent and all rental furniture, décor, equipment, materials, and other items and services required for your wedding (including the bride or groom) are your sole responsibility.
    What We Offer:
    To be clear, Deer Park Inn is available as a wedding venue (a location to hold your wedding ceremony) and we offer optional wedding reception meal catering for up to 75 guests.
    We Do NOT Offer:
    We are not a wedding planner or host. We do not have or rent out tents (or any other furniture, supplies, decorations, materials, services, etc.) that you will need for your wedding. You are responsible for making all arrangements to purchase or rent, and have available, everything you need for your wedding. Deer Park Inn cannot be held responsible for any aspect of your wedding event. You agree to assume ALL liability as the event host.

  • Music & Concert Venue

    Deer Park Inn proudly supports the local and regional live music scene.

    Our property is available for small, intimate bookings with ticket sales of up to 250 guests. The inn offers restricted overnight accommodations for up to 12 band members and support staff with full chef-catered farm-to-table cuisine and an on-site bar The venue is ideally suited for small bluegrass, country, old-time, and gospel-style events, as well as eclectic local musical and performance acts. Please contact us for details.

  • Reunions – Lodging

    Deer Park Inn is a wonderful place to host your reunion or small on-site event.

    We offer lodging accommodations for up to 12 in our rustic upscale log cabin. Treat your family and friends to a wonderful chef-prepared meal with farm-to-table breakfast while staying with us.

Venture Beyond Deer Park Inn

*Please note that the responsibility of renting a tent, outdoor event furniture, and any other materials for your event falls to the party planner.