Looking for a rustic, beautiful venue just 11 miles from Batesville for a wedding, organizational retreat, or small conference? Want to give back to help the Arkansas Sheriffs’ Youth Ranches fund its mission-critical programs and services? Consider renting facilities from the Arkansas Sheriffs’ Youth Ranches. Facility rental proceeds directly fund our mission: to provide a safe, healthy place to call home for Arkansas children in need.

Check out our Frequently Asked Questions Page here.

Rental facilities at the Ranch include:

8,000 square-foot lodge:lodge Arkansas Sheriffs' Youth Ranches

  • huge great room with comfortable seating
  • fully furnished kitchen with dining area
  • two airy conference rooms
  • TV/lounge area
  • lodging/restrooms for 40 guests, including two suites with king-size beds
  • gorgeous view of the Ranch grounds
  • access to the White River, including fishing pier (two minutes’ drive)
  • use of large space in administration building for groom’s wedding party (as needed)
  • lodge may be rented by wedding parties or by organizations
  • handicapped accessible

11,000 square-foot event center:

Arkansas Sheriffs' Youth Ranches event center rental

  • wireless sound system with bluetooth capability
  • round and rectangular tables and chairs for up to 180 guests (included in rental)
  • gorgeous chandelier and ceiling drapery
  • fully furnished commercial kitchen
  • dishes and flatware for up to 180 guests
  • serving platters, pitchers, pots, and pans
  • restrooms
  • plenty of gorgeous natural light streaming in from
  • handicapped accessible

 1,400 square-foot country chapel:

wedding chapel Arkansas Sheriffs' Youth Ranches rental

Indoor Chapel

  • pew seating for up to 90 guests
  • wireless sound system with bluetooth capability
  • gorgeous chandelier
  • plenty of natural light with view of the Ranch grounds
  • restroom
  • handicapped accessible

 1,400 square-foot bridal suite (beneath chapel):

  • luxurious large bedroom
  • three makeup/hair stations for bridal party
  • cozy living space with TV/DVD
  • small kitchenette, including wine cooler and mini fridge
  • restroom with stand-up shower
  • outdoor wedding option available also
bridal suite Arkansas Sheriffs' Youth Ranches Shantel Smith photographer

ASYR bridal suite-photo courtesy of Shantel Smith Photography









Watch this brief video by In The Moment Video Production of a recent wedding at the Arkansas Sheriffs’ Youth Ranches.

Pricing & FAQ for Rentals at the Ranch

Note: Our chapel and event center may only be rented for weddings, retreats, or conferences. For insurance purposes, we do not rent facilities for other events. 

Anyone hosting an event at the Ranch must also pay a $300 deposit (refundable if facilities are maintained properly) and $100 event insurance policy. If you have questions regarding this policy or want to pay your deposit by phone, please contact Kirsten Harvey.

Wedding or Conference Pricing

  • Call for current pricing. 870-793-6841 ext 300, ask for Kirsten Harvey.

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Need help?

Don’t see your question here? Want recommendations for caterers and photographers? Need help finding trainers, speakers, and consultants for your conference or retreat? Want to ask guests to make donations to the Arkansas Sheriffs’ Youth Ranches?

Contact us at 870-793-6841. We’re here to help ensure your event’s success.

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