Please feel free to contact Coops with your questions about anything related to the venue and policies. Here are some answers to commonly asked questions.

Can a wedding party get ready at the venue?

Yes, there are two climate controlled wedding party preparation lounges and one has a private bathroom.

Is there a dance floor?

There is no dedicated dance floor but dances take place in the loft, outside under the lights, or inside on the main barn floor.

Are there separate areas for the ceremony and reception?

Yes, there are areas for both reception and ceremony, as well as flexibility in the event of rain.  There are many options to suit your style and Coops will work with you to plan according to your desires.

What backdrops are available for my wedding portraits?

Coops is always enhancing the grounds and buildings to optimize photo opportunities.  Please refer to Facebook, Instagram and Pinterest to see photos from Coops.

What is your season of operation?

Coops event season starts in mid-May and goes through the last weekend in October.

Do you have an on-site catering service?

Coops does not have on-site catering and food preparations ares. You may choose your own licensed caterer or ask us for a recommendation from Coops.

Are alcoholic beverages permitted on your premises?

Yes as long as clients adhere to the Minnesota state laws pertaining to the sale and service of alcohol you may have it at your event.  Please contact us for details and for a list of vendors.

Do you only host weddings? What about other events?

Coop’s provides an excellent space for all types of gatherings. Please contact us for a tour and consultation for your special gathering.

Do you have permanent restrooms?

Yes there are restrooms and they are wheelchair accessible.

Are your facilities climate controlled?

Both wedding party prep lounges have heat and air conditioning.  The barn can also be heated on chilly days.  Fan and open windows and doors help cool the barn on warm days.

Do you allow RVs and camping?

Coops is not permitted to have guests camp on site. Guests wishing to bring RVs can check with Coops in advance and for advice on some parking solutions.  Call 507-696-3280