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All The Details – FAQs



What is The Haven?
We are glad you asked! The Haven in a premier event venue in the heart of Hocking Hills, Ohio. We are only 1/2 mile from Old Man’s cave. With  5000 ft of climate controlled indoor space, it’s the perfect option for your wedding, family reunion or other event!!

What is included in event our packages?
Please visit our Investment page to review our various packages. In addition to our published packages, we offer many customization options to make your wedding your as unique as you!

What can you tell me about the on-site lodging?
That it’s great idea! You can have your friends & family within walking distance and make your wedding a weekend getaway!! Check out the Cedar Grove Lodging website for all the details

Do you have any decorations that we could borrow? 
YES!!!  We have a “Something Borrowed” décor collection that is included in all of our base packages. Couples love the ease of selecting décor that has been customized to our facility. Eliminate all that searching and transportation of décor and let us help you!

Are children welcomed?
Yes, children are welcomed! For their safety, we do ask that children remain under adult supervision at all times and not allowed to wander around the facilities. Children under the age of 2 are a no charge, but we do ask that you let us know if high chairs will be required.

Are our furry family members allowed to attend?
Absolutely!!!  Our event space, as well as lodging, are pet-friendly for well-behaved and leashed dogos.

Can I add additional hours to my package?
If available, additional hours may be added to your rental period. We also offer rental options for the day prior as well as the day after your big day. Booking blackout periods may exist.

Are there any additional fees?
We do not believe in hidden service fees. Package pricing (see Investment webpage) is not subject to any additional service fees. State and local tax will be detailed on your invoice. Gratuities are not included. Bar services do include the use of tip jars.  Gratuity for our event coordination services are greatly appreciated.

Are holiday rentals available?
Yes, holiday rentals are subject to the venue’s discretion and may include additional fees. 

Do you allow outside caterers?
For the safety of your guests and to comply with our food license, all food must be provided by licensed and insured caterers that are approved by Cedar Grove.

Is Alcohol permitted at a Cedar Grove wedding? 
Yes!  We provide a fully licensed bar that can include wine, draft and canned beer, canned spirit drinks, mixed spirits and our very popular signature drinks! Our full bar service provides you maximum flexibility without the stress, liability and hidden expenses of a BYOB service. All alcoholic beverages consumed in The Haven or at an event on our Cedar Grove property must be purchased from Cedar Grove. By law, no outside alcohol may be brought into a licensed facility. As per Ohio liquor laws, at no time may outside alcohol be brought into the licensed areas of the Haven. Bar services must close 30 minutes prior to the end of the music and 90 minutes prior to the end of the rental period. 

Do you have space for the wedding party to get ready? 
Our wedding packages include the use of our bridal suite complete with mirrors and seating for make-up, hair, etc..  We also have various sized cabins that are available for rent that most groups use for additional space to get ready.

What’s your favorite hike?
Oh that’s a tough one! In Hocking Hill’s, the Grandma Gatewood trail between Old Man’s and Cedar Falls. Outside of Ohio, Half Dome in Yosemite. Hope to see you on the trails!