In addition to our Family Ranch Vacations, a variety
of privately booked group activities and events open to the public are available for singles, couples, families, and groups
ranging in size from 8 to 250. These ranch parties, events and privately booked programs are ideal for corporate outings
or as a corporate team building event, youth or church groups, scout troops, family reunions, and even weddings. Advance Reservations
are required for all activities except Cowboy Church. Weddings, corporate events, and family reunions can be booked up to
24 months in advance in order to secure your special dates.
Upcoming Ranch Events open to the Public:
Cowboy Church - Coming Spring 2013/open to the public / free of charge
*see the Cowboy Church page on this site for all the exciting details of this event!
Old Fashioned Country Barn Dance & Chuck Wagon BBQ: Check back for Spring 2013 Schedules or book your own private event
year round / Reservations Required
us for an old fashioned Country Barn Dance and Chuck Wagon BBQ Dinner and at the same
time you will be helping a great cause! This 'old fashioned' family syled event will take place at the Tennessee Guest Ranch following
Cowboy Church. The event is a mission fundraiser for our Horsemanship Mission Projects here in Tennessee and in
Central America. The Horsemanship Mission Project uses hands on horsemanship in conjunction with the many horse scriptures found
in the Bible to bring the Word of God to children, teens and adults. So round up the family and bring them out for a
fun night at the ranch of Old Fashioned Square Dancing (including dance instruction), delicious BBQ and great Cowboy atmosphere
and help support missions outreach in Tennessee and abroad! $40 for adults / $25 for ages 11 to 17/$15 for children ages 4 to 10. To make reservations for this event call 423-554-4677 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
and include the number attending and their ages. Reservations can be paid by credit card on Pay Pal, by check, or cash.
Checks should be made payable to SVIPA Mission Fund. This event is not tax deductable because service is being provided
for the event fee. (Special Note: For residents that live
local to the Tennessee Guest please contact the ranch office for a special discount. A valid local driver's
license identification is required for local resident discount.)
Activities for 1 to 8 guests not staying at the ranch can include:
Ranch and Ride Day Program, Carriage Rides, Carriage Driving Day Program. For information on these activities for your family
or friends, please visit our Day Programs page on this web site listed on the left side of the web page. Also, families
not staying at the ranch are welcome to attend any of the events open to the public listed on this page.
- enjoy a scenic ride and a picnic lunch in the beautiful Sequatchie Valley in a horse drawn surrey (possible max of 3 guests
Carriage Driving - learn
all you ever wanted to know about transportation in the 1800's and complete your program by driving a horse drawn surrey.
Ranch & Ride Program - 4 hours
on the ranch including grooming and saddling your horse, basic training/safety test, and a ride to the river and back, untack
and groom your horse
Ranch & Ride Program
- 6 hours on the ranch including grooming and saddling your horse, basic training/safety test, saddle bag lunch...riverside
(we provide the saddle bags/you provide the lunch), historic horseback tour of the valley.
Chuck Wagon Dinner and Barn Dance - reservations required /check with ranch office for schedule
if not posted
Group Ranch Events for 20 to 200:
Round up your Corporate Group, Church Group, Family Reunion, Wedding, Youth Group, Girl Scouts,
4H Groups or Field Trip and head on out to the Tennessee Guest Ranch! Book your western themed event in the beautiful foothills
of Tennessee including western themed Chuck Wagon Cuisine, History of the Cowboy, powerful
mounted horse presentations, and so much more!
Whether it is a corporate event, a family
reunion, a wedding, a special birthday or anniversary celebration, a field trip, church or youth event...the ranch will tailor
an event to fit your budget and needs. The beautiful barn, filled with majestic horses in their stalls, even has indoor barn/seating
space for over 100 guests and outdoor space for up to 250! Choose from the activities listed below, let us know the approximate
number in your group, and we can price it for you ... or let us know your budget and how many guests and we can design a program
Chuck wagon dinner,
old fashioned country barn dance; bluegrass band; a variety of horse presentations; roping training; tractor drawn hay rides;
pony rides for children, educational horsemanship and history programs for children; carriage rides; mounted sermons and/or
bible studies (no charge); or book our newest program...Revelation
Dinner Theater including horses and riders in full costume delivering a powerful mounted message from the Bible as your guests
enjoy a catered meal!
COWBOY HORSEMANSHIP ADVENTURES for
8 to 20 guests
programs are available for small youth groups that would like a horse adventure at the ranch. These children and youth
group programs are tailored to fit your needs and the age of the children or youth involved. Choose the basic group
program that fits your length of stay and your budget and we will tailor it to fit your groups needs. Additional activities
can be added. (listed below)