Brook & Barn | Venue Spotlight
Introducing Nadene & Amanda of Brook & Barn to our Venue Spotlight Series!
This Mother/Daughter duo, takes so much pride in their incredible family home and property, which truly sets them apart from many other venues.
Brook & Barn Casorso Heritage Farm is located in the heart of Kelowna, BC. The Casorso family has been a staple in the community since Giovanni & Rosa immigrated to the Okanagan from Northern Italy in the 1880’s. The family flourished in Canada and are now the fourth generation to live and farm on the original property!
The Brook & Barn wedding experience includes an open air barn that was built in the 1890’s with historical buildings and the most stunning Okagan view. The venue provides tables, chairs, barrels, benches, heaters, washrooms and a small prep kitchen. Everything you need at one, amazing venue.
Brook & Barn has been hosting weddings 10 weddings per season for 5+ years. The venue can accomodate 150 guests.
We interviewed Nadene & Amanda for her spotlight and loved getting to know them even more!
What is your proudest accomplishment within your job? When our couples tell us their wedding was the dream they envisioned
Where would you like to be in 5 years? Right here, still at that farm
Describe your dream couple/client: All of them. They all bring something different to the table, and that makes us better
Where do you feel your venue stands out most? In hospitality & being a family business
What is your favourite quote? “ life is like a box of chocolates “, Forrest Gump
Who inspires you most? People who rise through adversity & hardships
Tell us a little about yourself (family, hobbies, etc.): We both enjoy entertaining, gardening, decorating, DISNEY, & all types of ethnic food.
Tell us 3 fun facts about you:
Amanda is a Disney Fanatic
Nadene has a passion for all things ‘home’ related
Rob is the ‘silent’ third partner behind B&B
THANK YOU so much, Nadene & Amanda, for sharing with us!! And to all those who read to the end, thank you!! Stay tuned for more venue spotlights!!