special occasions

Events & Special Occasions

Unforgettable weddings, unique corporate meetings, festive celebrations and fascinating group tours—The Old Feed Mill is the perfect choice for your upcoming event. The Old Feed Mill is no ordinary place. Beautiful and historic, full of light and with a delightful décor—The Old Feed Mill is country elegance and dining excellence. Enjoy the very best in cooking, both country-style and gourmet, served in charming surroundings by a warm and friendly staff. Whether your group is large or small, formal or informal, young or old, The Old Feed Mill welcomes you.

From our home-baked bread made from grains milled on site, and classic soups to our succulent Cider Roast Chicken, everything we serve at The Old Feed Mill is prepared to perfection using locally grown ingredients. Our time-tested recipes are as authentic as they are delicious.

This is our family’s business. From the carefully restored stonework to the exquisite taste of our pot roast, you will see our pride and dedication come through in everything we do.

Come visit us at The Old Feed Mill. The friendly community of Mazomanie is only minutes west of Madison on highway 14 in some of the most beautiful, rolling countryside in all of Wisconsin.

Call me Nancy, today at 608-795-4909 to arrange your wedding, group event, or motor coach tour stop.  If you would like more info click here and fill out our form.

Group Events

eventsYour special event or celebration deserves a special venue. Whether it’s a group meeting or a corporate event, The Old Feed Mill is a unique location that will impress your guests. The Old Feed Mill has a rare charm and beauty you will not find in any other banquet facility.

The wide range of country-style and gourmet menu options, excellent service and charming décor makes it a top-notch facility for nearly any group meeting or event. Christmas parties, birthdays, anniversaries, reunions and corporate meetings—The Old Feed Mill is the perfect place for all of these events. And The Old Feed Mill is only minutes from Madison and dozens of lodging options.

Choose The Old Feed Mill for your next celebration or corporate event. There are three rooms at The Old Feed Mill, each accommodating up to 100 people. There is a projection screen available for presentations as well as ample parking and handicap access. Your guests will be impressed with your choice, and you will appreciate the excellent assistance from a friendly and professional staff.  To plan your event, call Nancy at 608-795-4909.

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weddingLocation is everything, and that’s certainly the case when it comes to your wedding.

In a small, country village nestled amid a rolling landscape of farms, prairies and woodlots, you’ll find The Old Feed Mill. Its country charm is not manufactured—it’s the real thing.

The harmony of the landscape and the rural history of the small country village of Mazomanie can be seen in every detail of The Old Feed Mill. Rough-sawn beams, original wood floors and authentic stonework blend together with the unique décor to create a sense of country elegance.

At The Old Feed Mill, you will truly get a location as historic as the day. Beautiful  authentic surroundings, friendly service and great home-cooking awaits at The Old Feed Mill. With its ample parking and close proximity to dozens of lodging options on the west side of Madison or Spring Green, it is the perfect place to hold your wedding, reception and special gatherings. To plan your true country wedding at The Old Feed Mill call Nancy at 608-795-4909 or send us an inquiry on our feedback form.


MotorcoachThere is no better way to experience the small-town charm of southern Wisconsin than a visit to The Old Feed Mill. Dan and Nancy Viste love sharing the history of The Old Feed Mill. The excellent food, flexible menu, convenient location and handicap accessibility make this the perfect motorcoach stop.

From the antique buggy used for display in the gift shop to the restored eclectic dinner tables in the restaurant, forgotten treasures come to life at The Old Feed Mill. Antiques and curiosities fill the magnificently restored mill. There is even an operating roller mill to make custom flour, a reminder of the building’s milling days. Visitors can watch as the mill, manufactured between 1880 and 1920, grinds the flour for the bread.

The Millstone Mercantile Gift Shop, located inside The Old Feed Mill, is a clever gift shop with merchandise that perfectly reflects its unique location. The shop features merchandise by local artists, charming holiday items, milled soaps and body products, red hat specialties, handmade quilts, old-fashioned candy and much more.

Whether you are interested in a step-on tour or a more in-depth tour of the historic mill, the top-notch staff at The Old Feed Mill will accommodate your group’s needs. For groups of 20 or more, The Old Feed Mill will provide one complimentary meal, and for groups of 40 or more, two complimentary meals. The Viste family has a great deal of experience with motorcoach tours and will make your stop at The Old Feed Mill a memorable one.

And the Village of Mazomanie and The Old Feed Mill are only 20 minutes from some of the areas best attractions:

  • Middleton and Madison’s west side
  • House on the Rock
  • Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin
  • American Players Theatre
  • Wollersheim Winery
  • Mount Horeb’s Trollway
  • Cave of the Mounds

Call Nancy at 608-795-4909 and book your group tour today or for more information send us an inquiry on our feedback form.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What size group can The Old Feed Mill accommodate?
There are three beautiful dining rooms at The Old Feed Mill. The Rye Room is on the first floor and is the main dining area. You will find antique tables and unique furniture and décor in this room. The Rye Room can accommodate 100 guests.

The Granary is a room located on the second floor along with the expansive Miller’s Loft. In both rooms you will find a beautiful collection of handmade quilts adorning the walls. The Granary and Miller’s Loft each accommodate 100 guests. The entire upstairs can accommodate 200.

There is also a space available on The Old Feed Mill property for a tent that can accommodate up to 300 people.

Is The Old Feed Mill handicap accessible?
Yes, The Old Feed Mill is handicap accessible.
How far in advance do I need to make reservations for my group event?
For large groups, we would like at least one month’s notice.
What decorating options are available at The Old Feed Mill?
Nancy has extensive experience decorating and planning for all types of events—she’ll work with you to come up with the perfect decorations for your event.
How do I start planning my wedding, group meeting or group tour stop at The Old Feed Mill?
Call Nancy at (888) 345-4909 or (608)795-4909.
What menu options are available at The Old Feed Mill and how do I go about planning the menu and my event?
The Old Feed Mill has a tantalizing array of menu options, whether you choose breakfast, lunch or dinner. Food can be served buffet-style, family-style or as plated meals, and you’ll be able to choose from a wide range of country-style and gourmet options. And whether you select a cash bar or an open bar for your event, The Old Feed Mill has a variety of beverage options, including an excellent beer and wine menu.

Nancy and her expert chefs can help you select the perfect menu for your group event. For more information on the many menu options, call Nancy at (888) 345-4909.

Can I hold my wedding ceremony at The Old Feed Mill?
Yes, many wedding ceremonies have been held at The Old Feed Mill. Another option available is a country wedding ceremony at “Sugarland”. A picturesque rural setting with the feel of a southern plantation.