Wedding FAQs

If you have questions about your event at My Old Kentucky Home, we have answers. Please contact us with your questionsOur experienced onsite Wedding & Events Coordinator Dee Clark answers questions from brides, grooms, and their families via private consultation free-of-charge. Call 502-348-3502 to schedule your consultation. Below are many of our most frequently asked questions.


  • What's the best time of year for my wedding at My Old Kentucky Home?

    Year-round, My Old Kentucky Home's grounds are carefully manicured and maintained to include gorgeous foliage, an atmosphere that people have come to expect of Kentucky's most beloved historic estate. That's why the best time of year relies upon the preferences of our brides and grooms.
  • Do you have all-inclusive event packages?

    Yes; My Old Kentucky Home has a group of packages that include various options for you and your guests. You can find these options on our website under "Packages" in the main menu navigation. Our packages primarily extend to the facilities that the estate provides, however, all of our wedding packages include our directory of respected providers for your wedding.
  • Do you have indoor wedding options?

    Yes; My Old Kentucky Home has three facilities for indoor and semi-indoor weddings. Our carriage house, great hall, and rotunda all are able to provide adequate coverage for your guests.
  • Do you include linens, furnishings, or dishware?

    My Old Kentucky Home has the ability to provide linens and tables and chairs. For specifics regarding our rental holdings, please contact our Wedding & Events Coordinator Dee Clark at 502-348-3502.
  • How will I have to plan my time schedule for my event?

    Set up of all equipment we include is complete by the time you arrive. We suggests that you and all of your wedding vendors/ family arrive at 3:00pm EST. Set up of the wedding or reception by your selected vendors will take place from 3:00pm-5:30pm. The set-up time is an excellent time for you to plan to have your photographer available for wedding photography. You may choose to begin your wedding or reception any time after 5:30pm. All facilities are closed at approximately11:00p.m. The breakdown of your event will occur after 11:00pm.
  • Are there options to add more set-up time?

    Yes; when available, there are options to add on additional set-up time, usually for an additional fee.
  • Are there areas in which I may set up tenting?

    Yes; My Old Kentucky Home allows tent set-up in various areas of the estate. We can accommodate virtually any size of tent for your and your guests. Rental fees for tenting areas apply. Utility hook ups are available at our tenting sites.
  • Do you have required vendors?

    No; you have virtually a complete freedom of choice with your vendors.