Testimonials

"we feel truly blessed"

"Once again, thank you both so much for everything you did to help make Sarah and Patrick's day so special. We feel truly blessed and we're so pleased with every aspect of our De Novo Barn experience. Will be spreading the word. Thanks again!"

- Brad and Carmen, mother and father of the bride

"an amazing experience"

"Thank you so much for helping make our dream wedding day possible. We could not have imagined a more perfect day! From start to finish - you were so helpful in coordinating week/day-of details. Everyone who was in attendance had an amazing experience. We're so thankful for you and De Novo Barn!"

- Chelsey and John, bride and groom

"This has to be one of the coolest places to have your special day at!"

"Amazing! This location couldn't be any more perfect! The wedding we went to I noticed the family being super helpful and sweet. This has to be one of the coolest places to have your special day at!"

- Kate, De Novo guest

"your personal touches and engagement made all the difference"

"Our entire family thanks you and Dave for the incredible service you provided for Ross and Carly's wedding. Your personal touches and engagement made all the difference. We also appreciate your providing such beautiful weather. We heard from many that it was the most beautiful wedding they ever attended. Your creation made that happen. Thanks and our very best."

- Steve, father of the groom

"exceeded both of our expectations"

"We really couldn't have asked for a better day! Everything exceeded both of our expectations and it was absolutely beautiful both inside and outside! A big thank you to Jane and Dave for all of your help and making things go as smoothly as they did! We had a great time as did our guests! Everyone could not stop talking about how beautiful everything was. We couldn't be happier that we had the dance outside - it was perfect and the flow was exactly what we wanted, so thank you for suggesting that! I cannot wait to see pictures."

- Chyanne, bride

AMAZING...We would highly recommend De Novo Barn"

AMAZING...We would highly recommend De Novo Barn

"I could not have imagined a more perfect wedding day. De Novo is a stunning venue (and we happened to luck out with the most gorgeous weather EVER). Jane and Dave were incredibly helpful as we planned from afar and hugely helpful in coordinating details throughout our wedding week/on our wedding day. And the sneak peek photos we were seeing? AMAZING. We would highly recommend De Novo Barn...and we even had guests who mentioned wanting to come back to Decorah/De Novo for their vow renewal!"

- Chelsey, bride

"fantastic to work with"

"Breathtaking venue, beautiful facility for the party and guests, and the Jensens were fantastic to work with. Jane was so helpful in coordinating in an area where I don't have many contacts! Everything was better than I could have imagined!"

- Melissa, bride

"we had the time of our lives"

"Thank you so much for everything...we had the time of our lives at our wedding and it truly was more than we could've ever dreamed of. We are anxiously awaiting the pictures!"

- Ly and Brennan, brides

"It was the most magnificent day for all of us"

"I want to thank you and Dave for having us at the Barn. It was the most magnificent day for all of us. You have such a wonderful way of making the planning process so enjoyable and fun. The attention you give to all the little details shows, and that really gives your venue such a Five Star feel. I felt relaxed and comfident on Saturday knowing that you were coordinating it all. Thank you!"

- Nancy, mother of the bride

"such a great combination of elegance and warmth"

"Wow, what an amazing weekend! You and Dave did such a GREAT job for our wedding! There was not one thing that wasn't handled perfectly! Everything went so smoothly in spite of all the rain, and everyone had an amazing time!! Your venue is beyond perfect! It is so beautiful and really sets the tone for a wonderful event from the second you drive up the driveway. It is such a great combination of elegance and warmth which is exactly what anyone wants for a wedding setting. Thank you thank you thank you for all that you did! We have been hearing nothing but praise. Everyone had SOOO much fun! Especially the bride and groom :)"

- Lisa, mother of the groom

"exquisite venue with exceptional service!"

"Absolutely wonderful to have shared the most memorable day in our lives at such an exquisite venue with exceptional service!"

- Jolene, bride

"an incredible weekend"

"We had an incredible weekend and appreciate all of the work you and Dave did to make it special! We can't thank you enough. We have received loads of comments and positive feedback. Our friends and family absolutely loved the venue! Thanks again."

- Steve, groom

"we couldn't ask for more!"

"Thank you so much for all you did to make Abby & Derek's wedding day a beautiful success! We couldn't ask for more!"

- The Sandrys, parents of the bride

"we so appreciated all you did to keep the flow of the evening as it needed to be"

"Thank you for the beautiful setting and facilities we were able to fully enjoy for Melissa and Brian's wedding. We had a wonderful time with family and friends as we celebrated the union of Melissa and Brian. Jane, you've done an amazing job with the setting and facility and we so appreciated all you did to keep the flow of the evening as it needed to be."

- Diane, mother of the bride

"a magical evening!"

"Thank you for helping us create such a magical evening! Jay and I had the time of our lives and feel so lucky to have had it at De Novo Barn. Jane & Dave, you have made a really special place. Thank you for all your work!"

- Britney, bride