Facilities Reservations

**Effective August 9, masks are required indoors for everyone (students, faculty, staff, contractors, and visitors), both vaccinated and unvaccinated, at Blandy.**


The purpose of Blandy Experimental Farm is to increase understanding of the natural environment through research and education. 

Principal users of facilities at Blandy Experimental Farm are groups from the University of Virginia, Blandy Experimental Farm, the Foundation of the State Arboretum, Virginia Native Plant Society, and other partner organizations. Government agencies are encouraged to use Blandy facilities. Other non-profit organizations with a horticulture, natural history, or environmental education focus may submit an application for facility use. Reservation forms must be signed and arrangements for use must be completed no later than a week in advance of an event. The Director and the Facilities Use Coordinator reserve the right to deny use of the facilities or, in special cases, make exception to the facility use policy as outlined.


First, please read Policies Governing Use of Blandy Facilities. Reservations must be made by submitting our online reservation form below.  Once the completed form has been received and fees paid, the reservations will be confirmed by the Facilities Use Coordinator.  To check availability of a specific date, please click here to view the reservation calendar.  
For information about weddings, click here. 
Please make facilities use checks payable to Blandy Experimental Farm and mail to: Blandy Experimental Farm Attn: Facilities Use, 400 Blandy Farm Lane, Boyce VA 22620