Venue OverviewHopsewee's historic plantation grounds overlooking the North Santee River and the River Oak Cottage create a magical venue for your special day. Plantation ReceptionSix-hour property rental: $3000Food and beverage minimum: $1500 Includes nine 60-inch and four 30-inch round tables,
six 36-inch square tables and five bar-height cocktail tables.
 On-Site Wedding CeremonyIncludes seating for up to 150 guests
two-hour property access for rehearsal
the day before ceremony;
property access for setup day of ceremony;two-hour house access for bridal party
preparations day of ceremony;
portraits inside and outside of plantation house; venue set-up and break-down: $1000 Add $150 for each additional 25 guests Portrait SessionTwo-hour session for wedding photography
on grounds prior to event date: $150
 Photographer not included. Save the Date FeeEvents are based on a first-come, first-serve basis.
In order to reserve your event date, a $1000 refundable security deposit must be made.
This deposit is to secure against any damage that might occur to the property and is refunded after
all vendors have returned the property to its condition prior to the event.
We will tentatively hold your date for two weeks
prior to making the deposit. In the event another guest requests the same date, we will give you first right of refusal with 24 hours to confirm or release the tentative date.
 CateringAll events held on the property are catered by Hopsewee. You are permitted to supply your own alcoholic beverages. All events with alcoholic beverages require event insurance
(typical cost under $150).
 Other EventsHopsewee is a great location for private parties, showers, rehearsal dinners or just to visit for lunch. We serve lunch and conduct tours Tuesday through Saturday (unless we have a wedding or special event).The River Oak Cottage hosts up to 80 people for a seated dinner, and alfresco dining on the grounds accommodates additional guests. For more information, contactRaejean Beattieemail: raejean@hopsewee.com
telephone: (843) 546-7891
494 Hopsewee RoadGeorgetown, SC 29440 Let Hopsewee handle the details
while you enjoy your dream day.
Sample MenuThis sample menu gives an sampling of popular
catering choices for our wedding parties.
Our chef is happy to present a large variety items.
 Regardless of your choices, Hopsewee will make
sure your wedding reception is fitted with a
perfect mix of delectable flavors and elegant style. Only our best for you and your guests.
 Cheese PlatterDomestic and Imported Cheeses and a
Beautiful Assortment of Fresh Melon and Fruit
Served with an Assortment of Bread and Crackers
 CanapésCucumber SandwichesCurried Chicken Salad on GingersnapsGarnished with Almond and CoconutHouse-made Parmesan Peppercorn Crackerswith Mozzarella, Pesto and Tomatoes Lowcountry ShootersA Tasting of Lowcountry Favorites: Gumbo, Creole, Shrimp and Grits Ham BiscuitsAngel Biscuits with Deviled Country Ham Asian Grilled Flank SteakServed with Soy Ginger Glaze Cedar Plank SalmonWhole-filet House Hot-Smoked and Cured Salmon Served on Cedar Plank and Balsamic Reduction Chicken TendersServed with Ranch Dressing and House-made Mustard BBQ Sauce Spring Vegetable RagoutLocal Seasonal Roasted Vegetables with Fresh Herbs Mashed Potato BarCreamy Mashed Potatoes Served with Whipped Butter, Sour Cream, Assorted Cheeses,Bacon, Scallions, Garlic and Country Gravy Hopsewee House SaladMixed Greens Served with Pecans, Blue Cheese and House-made Raspberry Chipotle Dressing Assortment of Breads Ice Tea, Coffee, Mint Lemonade,
Soft Drinks and Water
Appetizers and plattersCOLD HORS D'OEUVRESCucumber SandwichesCurry Chicken Salad on Ginger SnapsSmoked Salmon Mousse on Brenner WafersParmesan Peppercorn CapreseHouse-made Parmesan Peppercorn Crackers with Mozzarella, Pesto and TomatoTraditional Southern Deviled EggsGreen Eggs and HamBleu Cheese, Bacon and Spinach Deviled EggsHam or Turkey PinwheelsProsciutto Wrapped DatesStuffed with Tarragon Gouda CheeseAhi Tuna Poke on CucumberAsian Chicken Lettuce Wraps HOT HORS D'OEUVRESAssorted Mini Hopsewee QuichePimento Cheese BiscuitsGrilled Shrimp LollipopsBaked Chicken Wings with Various SaucesGrilled Cheese Sandwicheswith Marinated Mushroom and Roasted Red PepperHam Biscuits with Poppy Seed and CheeseStuffed Mushroomswith Sausage and Roasted Garlic FillingMini Crab CakesBacon-Wrapped Scallops PLATTERSCheese PlatterIncludes Hopsewee Gouda Cheese, Pimento Cheese and Imported and Domestic CheesesBrie en CrouteChoose between Kahlua Walnut,
Mango Chutney or Raspberry
Seasonal Fruit PlateGarden CruditéAn Assortment of Vegetables with Choice of
Curry, Ranch or Bleu Cheese Dip
Deli PlateRoast Beef, Ham, Turkey, Pastrami and Cheeses Served with Rolls, Mayonnaise, Mustard and PicklesShrimp CocktailsLocal Tail-on Shrimp with House-made
Cocktail Sauce and Lemon
BruschettaTomato and Basil Tossed with Olive
and Served with Fresh-baked Baguette
HummusRoasted Garlic and Herb or Roasted Red Pepper,
Served with Pita
Crab and Artichoke DipAssortment of Chips and Dips
buffet and stationsBUFFET ITEMSLowcountry BoilLocal Shrimp, Sausage, Potatoes and Corn on the CobSeafood FlorentineSeafood FlorentineShrimp, Scallops and Fish in a Cream Sauce with Spinach and Topped with Cheese and BreadcrumbsParmesan-Crusted ChickenDijon-marinated Chicken Breast
with Fresh Breadcrumbs
GumboTraditional Creole Stew with Sausage, Chicken
and Shrimp Served over Rice
Chicken Country CaptainA Sweet Curried Dish with Peppers,
Raisins and Coconut
Shrimp-and-Crab Macaroni and CheesePasta with Garlic-and-Leek Cream Sauce
and Manchego and Gruyere Cheeses
with Local Shrimp and Crab
 STATIONED ITEMSShrimp and GritsOur Special Hopsewee Recipe with South Carolina-milled Antebellum Grits, Andouille Sausage and Georgetown ShrimpShrimp ScampiLocal Shrimp, Sautéed to Order, Served with Stone-ground Grits and Hopsewee Shrimp GravyFresh Pasta StationRavioli and Fettuccini with Choice of Sausage Marinara, Vegetarian Marinara or Roasted Garlic Alfredo Meat Choices of Shrimp, Crab, Chicken or Sausage Vegetable Choices of Mushrooms, Squash, Spinach or Tomato CARVING STATIONSRoast BeefRotisserie Roast Crusted with Garlic, Rosemary,
Salt and Pepper and Served with Horseradish Cream, Spicy Mustard and Red Wine Jus
HamGlaze Ham Served with Spicy MustardLambCrusted with Garlic, Rosemary and Oreganoand Served with Mint Jelly and Red Wine JusSmoked Turkey BreastServed with Cranberry and Dijon Mayonnaise All Carved Items are Accompanied by Rolls and Biscuits
sides and saladsVEGETABLESHaricot VertsGreen Beans with Sesame Seeds or AlmondsCreamed CornOkra and TomatoesGlazed CarrotsVegetable RagoutStuffed Tomatoes SIDE DISHESChicken PirleauA Traditional Lowcountry Dish with Chicken, Rice and SausageHoppin' JohnRice and Field Peas Cooked with Smoked Ham HockRoasted Garlic Mashed PotatoesSquash CasseroleSummer Squash Cooked with Onion, Garlic and Cheddar Cheese and Topped with Cracker CrumbsMacaroni and CheeseScalloped PotatoesPineapple CasseroleA Perfect Mixture of Sweet and Savory Pineapple with Cheese, Topped with Cracker Crumbs SALADSSouthern Cole SlawPotato SaladBroccoli SaladMozzarella and Cherry Tomato SaladGreek Cucumber SaladConfetti Rice SaladPasta SaladShrimp SaladShrimp CevichéRoot Vegetable Salad with GreensServed with Raspberry and Ginger VinaigretteHopsewee Caesar SaladRomaine Hearts with House-made Caesar
Dressing and Croutons or Tortellini Parmesan
and Sunflower Seeds
desserts and beverages DESSERTSCaramel Pound CakeChocolate Layer CakeKahlua Chocolate Chip Pecan PieMexican Chocolate CakeBanana Pudding TrifleSeasonal Fruit Cobbler à la modeCheesecakeWhite Chocolate Raspberry Pumpkin GingersnapPeanut Butter Many OthersKahlua Chocolate Chip Pecan TartletsChocolate CupsWith Chantilly Cream and RaspberriesChocolate Covered StrawberriesAssorted Cookies DRINKSIced Tea, Coffee, Mint Lemonade, Fruit Punch,
Soft Drinks and Water
 DRINKSIced Tea, Coffee, Mint Lemonade, Fruit Punch,
Soft Drinks and Water

 

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