Plan Your Dream Wedding at Landmark ParkMatt Boster
Posted by: Matt Boster
Date: Jul 31 2017 11:55 AM
With a Sixpence in her Shoe
The Stokes Activity Barn at Landmark Park is the perfect location for your big day. This 8,000 square foot facility can accommodate groups both large and small. Historic artifacts adorn the walls for a truly unique atmosphere and venue.
The heated and air conditioned structure includes bathrooms, a caterer’s kitchen with commercial freezer, double refrigerator, ice machine and oven. Also included with your rental are up to 42 (60”) round tables, 10 (8’) rectangle tables, 350 chairs and a sound system for background music and announcements. The park is also home to a beautiful gazebo and a restored turn-of-the-century church, both just a short walk away from the Stokes Activity Barn.
According to tradition, a sixpence is an important good luck charm to keep the bride and groom safe on their wedding day and to insure financial happiness. Some families pass down the same sixpence through generations to continue the hope for good luck to future brides. Beginning August 1, anyone who books the Stokes Activity Barn at Landmark Park for their wedding will receive a sixpence as a memento of their special day. The sixpence will come with a personalized card with your names and date, suitable for framing. For details on how you can create your dream wedding at the Stokes Activity Barn at Landmark Park, call Wendy Blair at 334-794-3452.
Landmark Park is also excited to offer a Family membership for the price of an Individual membership to anyone who books the Stokes Activity Barn beginning on August 1. This is a $30 savings in recognition of two becoming one. The park also has special thank you cards for sale featuring a detailed drawing of the Stokes Activity Barn. Brides and grooms can thank their friends and families for taking part in their big day by using these unique cards.
Funds from the rental of the Stokes Activity Barn help preserve Landmark Park for future generations. Landmark Park is a 135-acre natural science and history museum located on the outskirts of Dothan. Features of the park include nature trails, a planetarium, playground, picnic areas, an elevated boardwalk, a turn-of-the-century farmstead with sheep, chickens, cows and other farm animals and crops typical of an 1890s farm. In addition, the park includes a drugstore with operating soda fountain, one-room school, general store, and historic church, all preserved from the surrounding area. The park is open Monday-Saturday from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. and on Sundays from noon to 6 p.m. Regular admission is $4 adults, $3 for children and is free for park members and children age 2 and under. The park is located on U.S. Hwy 431 North, three miles north of Dothan’s Ross Clark Circle. For more info, call 334-794-3452 or visit www.landmarkparkdothan.com.