3919 Bavaria Road | Chaska, MN 55319
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Bavaria Downs is a wedding venue that is unique beyond imagination and something your wedding guests will never forget. This venue is an oasis for escaping the ordinary when hosting unique weddings, corporate and social events. Just miles from Minneapolis, the estate exudes old-world European luxury in a breathtaking setting. From the moment you pass through the palatial gated entrance onto the private drive, you’ll feel as though you’ve just stepped off a plane and are no longer just minutes from the hustle and bustle of the city.
Bavaria Downs is truly an event venue that provides a once-in-a-lifetime experience for you and your guests.
A venue for both
PETITE & GRAND
Whether you are hosting an intimate event, or one to fill every room, we can help you plan a unique wedding that will be unforgettable. Bavaria Downs offers the ultimate event experience. This unique wedding venue offers a private estate connected to a grand ballroom for a spectacular environment for both small, simple, large and lavish events.
The Edward Anne Estate is paradise found with its charm and natural opulence, featuring exposed beams, stunning chandeliers, and stone fireplaces. Constructed as an annex to the Estate, the Ballroom fuses elements of a tent, pavilion, and conservatory with floor-to-ceiling glass. Fully climate controlled, the ballroom is a blank slate and completely customizable, so you’ll be able to ensure a comfortable, custom and captivating experience for your guests.
BAVARIA DOWNS COLLECTIONS
Which collection is right for you?
PETITE - Couples seeking a cost-effective and intimate ceremony with a light celebration to follow! A 3-hour rental for 25-50 guests
ESSENTIALS - Couples who want to eliminate many of the tedious choices to make planning as simple as possible! A 12-hour rental for 75-125 guests
CUSTOM - Couples looking to build out every element and detail of their wedding, while working with a talented team of venue experts.
CORPORATE - Clients seeking a space for an upcoming meeting, gala, fundraiser, etc. with an unforgettable experience customized to your brand.
the unique venue
Typically, venues leave their clients to handle light, sound, and decor rentals. However, one significant feature of Bavaria Downs is the list of inclusions within your rental rate. Some of our favorite inclusions to boast about include:
- Luxury Oval Back Chairs
- Guest Tables w/ Standard Linens, Napkins & Full Place Settings
- Votive Candles, Table Numbers & Lantern Centerpieces
- Customizable LED Ceiling in the Ballroom & Surround Sound throughout the Estate
- Complimentary Services: Day-Of Coordination, Valet & Shuttle
Connect with our team to learn all about everything else included in one great price!
The details and finishes all throughout the Estate are elegant and luxurious, perfect for the backgrounds of your portraits and capturing candid moments. Each room provides a different aesthetic:
- The lower level is entirely exposed rock with natural wood beams. Think of a dapper cigar lounge with dark leather furniture, billiards, and a swanky bar.
- The upper level has soaring ceilings, an abundance of natural light including a private atrium with views of the property and the lake.
- The main level of the home cohesively brings these two styles together into a grand and stately entertainment area.
After photos inside, escape to the grand courtyard and fields surrounding the estate. Stroll down to the serene hillside ceremony space to enjoy the open air and natural beauty for your first look, or parade through the fields during sunset to capture amazing photos during golden hour. Any spot around the estate will provide you with moments you’ll be eager to frame for your home!