"It was amazing! The venue was clean with a great layout that easily accommodated our guests. The grounds are stunning, every stop afforded lovely pictures. I cannot say enough of Schumacher!" - Jeri, 2022 

Schumacher Farm Park offers two unique facilities for private events: the Center for Rural History (CRH) and the Historic Farmyard. We also allow reservations of our firepit in the Historic Farmyard. Click on the links below to learn more about our facilities and rental options. We look forward to hosting your event in our charming and historic setting!

Rental Information Packet 

Rental Fee Sheet 

Dane County owns the park and all facilities. All users of the park should be cognizant of, and are expected to comply with, SFP Rental Policies & Dane County Parks General Rules.

See more photos of events & meetings in the Center for Rural History here. 

Reservations are required for all rentals. Fill out the rental request form to find out if we have availablity on your date and to learn more about the rental process.  If you have questions, email SFP Administrator Nelle Kempfer at

The facility reservation process is complete with mutual agreement of selected dates, time and optional equipment use or services, and signature of the rental agreement with payment of related fees. Park staff will assist with these steps once a date has been selected.