Wedding and event venue based in Southeastern Minnesota

Coop’s Event Barn is elegantly simple, with flowing space that can accommodate a wedding ceremony, reception, dinner, dance, business meeting, or any reason to gather

About Coop’s Event Barn

gather and celebrate

Coop’s Event Barn is owned and operated by Keith and Linda Cooper. The couple hosted their first wedding in September of 2013 and is now in their ninth year of business. They are onsite for all events to ensure a perfect experience for every event.

Coop’s Event Barn is nestled on ten gorgeous countryside acres in Dodge Center, Minnesota, just 20 minutes from both Rochester and Owatonna and 90 minutes south of the Twin Cities (Minneapolis-St. Paul). 

Venue Information

The venue includes a historic large barn, a renovated granary, a lounge space, fully functioning restrooms, a refurbished grain-bin bar, a game room, a fire pit, large grassy lawns, and a short walking path. The space has been updated to ensure handicap accessibility in guest spaces.