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For this month's brunch at the Bedford Columns, we are going back to our southern Virginia roots! This menu features plenty of finger-lickin', lip-smackin' traditional southern fare that will have you feeling right at home! With options such as pork chops, meat loaf, mac and cheese, cornbread, and fried green tomatoes, there is no lack of comfort food! This brunch will take place on August 12th (this Sunday) from 10:30am to 3:30pm. Adult tickets are $22.95; children are $8.95.

Don't miss out on this special twist on a familiar summer menu. Reservations required! Call 434.610.9155 to reserve your spot today!
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For this months brunch at the Bedford Columns, we are going back to our southern Virginia roots! This menu features plenty of finger-lickin, lip-smackin traditional southern fare that will have you feeling right at home! With options such as pork chops, meat loaf, mac and cheese, cornbread, and fried green tomatoes, there is no lack of comfort food! This brunch will take place on August 12th (this Sunday) from 10:30am to 3:30pm. Adult tickets are $22.95; children are $8.95. 

Dont miss out on this special twist on a familiar summer menu. Reservations required! Call 434.610.9155 to reserve your spot today!

We are excited to share some stunning moments from Ashleigh & Derek's big wedding day! A little scattered showers didn't stop these two from making their special day everything they always dreamed of and so much more! Thanks for entrusting the wedding professionals at Entwined Events to make your wedding dreams come true! Wishing this sweet couple a lifetime of happiness. Photos by: Amy Ellis Photography ... See MoreSee Less

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You may not be on summer vacation, but our summer brunch will certainly make you feel like you are! Join us on Sunday, July 22nd for a meal filled with unique summer flavors. Our menu is bursting with summer fruits and fresh berries! You will not want to miss our Berry, Arugula, and Goat Cheese Salad, as well as our refreshing Watermelon, Cucumber, and Mint fruit salad! This menu features savory summer favorites such as Citrus-Marinated Steaks, Maryland Crab Cakes, and Peach BBQ Boneless Ribs.

Don't miss out on this creative, yet classic summer menu. Call 434.610.9155 to reserve your spot today!
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You may not be on summer vacation, but our summer brunch will certainly make you feel like you are! Join us on Sunday, July 22nd for a meal filled with unique summer flavors. Our menu is bursting with summer fruits and fresh berries! You will not want to miss our Berry, Arugula, and Goat Cheese Salad, as well as our refreshing Watermelon, Cucumber, and Mint fruit salad! This menu features savory summer favorites such as Citrus-Marinated Steaks, Maryland Crab Cakes, and Peach BBQ Boneless Ribs. 

Dont miss out on this creative, yet classic summer menu. Call 434.610.9155 to reserve your spot today!

Reservations are still available for our Father's Day Brunch!

Treat your father to brunch fit for a King! Join us for a special Father's Day Brunch buffet at The Bedford Columns on Sunday, June 17th with a menu designed specifically with dads in mind.

With an Old Fashioned Root Beer Float Station, Country Bacon Potato Salad, Bourbon Brown Sugar Baked Beans, Grilled Summer Squashes, Slow Smoked Baby Back Ribs, and Firemen's Backyard Chicken, this brunch menu is sure to satisfy any man's appetite. This brunch is one of our most popular of the year, so call 434.610.9155 to reserve your spot today.
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2 months ago

Reservations are still available for our Fathers Day Brunch!

Treat your father to brunch fit for a King! Join us for a special Fathers Day Brunch buffet at The Bedford Columns on Sunday, June 17th with a menu designed specifically with dads in mind.

With an Old Fashioned Root Beer Float Station, Country Bacon Potato Salad, Bourbon Brown Sugar Baked Beans, Grilled Summer Squashes, Slow Smoked Baby Back Ribs, and Firemens Backyard Chicken, this brunch menu is sure to satisfy any mans appetite. This brunch is one of our most popular of the year, so call 434.610.9155 to reserve your spot today.

 

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Ted A West this is a menu FOR YOU

Click below to see the full menu!

I just wish it ran a little later. Sounds delicious but working till 3. 😞

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And suddenly all the love songs were about you! Photo by: @limacaroline

Treat your father to brunch fit for a King! Join us for a special Father's Day Brunch buffet at The Bedford Columns on Sunday, June 17th with a menu designed specifically with dads in mind.

With an Old Fashioned Root Beer Float Station, Country Bacon Potato Salad, Bourbon Brown Sugar Baked Beans, Grilled Summer Squashes, Slow Smoked Baby Back Ribs, and Firemen's Backyard Chicken, this brunch menu is sure to satisfy any man's appetite. This brunch is one of our most popular of the year, so call 434.610.9155 to reserve your spot today.
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3 months ago

Treat your father to brunch fit for a King! Join us for a special Fathers Day Brunch buffet at The Bedford Columns on Sunday, June 17th with a menu designed specifically with dads in mind. 

With an Old Fashioned Root Beer Float Station, Country Bacon Potato Salad, Bourbon Brown Sugar Baked Beans, Grilled Summer Squashes, Slow Smoked Baby Back Ribs, and Firemens Backyard Chicken, this brunch menu is sure to satisfy any mans appetite. This brunch is one of our most popular of the year, so call 434.610.9155 to reserve your spot today.

May we never forget freedom isn’t free... From all of us here at Entwined Events we would like to say thank you! Photo by: @crystalgeorge ... See MoreSee Less

3 months ago

May we never forget freedom isn’t free... From all of us here at Entwined Events we would like to say thank you! Photo by: @crystalgeorge

The Bedford Columns was featured on today's episode of Living in the Heart of Virginia-LHOV on ABC 13 - WSET! We also show you how you can have the wedding of your dreams, while still staying in your budget! Entwined Events has so many options to help make your wedding as unique as you!

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You can have a fairytale wedding on a budget! Emily finds out more about Entwined Events all-inclusive wedding services and checks out the beautiful venue the Bedford Columns.
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Carly Farmer

Want a first hand look at our stunning new look at The Bedford Columns? Tune in for an exclusive tour tomorrow at 12:30pm on Living in the Heart of Virginia-LHOV!

Living in the Heart of Virginia-LHOV
Tune in this Friday to catch Entwined Events special Royal Wedding show with tours of all three of their wedding venues!
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Want an inside look into The Bedford Columns? Watch ABC 13 - WSET this Friday, May 18th at 12:30pm for an Entwined Events Royal Wedding Special! In anticipation of the Royal Wedding this weekend, Living in the Heart of Virginia-LHOV will tour The Bedford Columns and give you an sneak peek into the other Entwined Events wedding venues and services, designed to make you feel like a princess.We could not be more excited about the Royal Wedding this weekend! To celebrate, we are the local sponsors for the ABC 13 - WSET showing of the grand affair. Tune in on Friday, May 18th at 12:30pm for Entwined Events' Royal Wedding Special on Living in the Heart of Virginia-LHOV as we anticipate the big day! Then watch ABC 13 - WSET at 10:00pm on Saturday, May 19th as 20/20 covers the highlights, including the vows, reception, fashion, and the royal couple's first public appearance as man and wife. ... See MoreSee Less

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Want an inside look into The Bedford Columns? Watch ABC 13 - WSET this Friday, May 18th at 12:30pm for an Entwined Events Royal Wedding Special! In anticipation of the Royal Wedding this weekend, Living in the Heart of Virginia-LHOV will tour The Bedford Columns and give you an sneak peek into the other Entwined Events wedding venues and services, designed to make you feel like a princess.

 

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My daughter and son in laws wedding was at the Bedford Columns on September 28, 2013.... it was beautiful. They did an amazing job.....could not have ask for anything more....

Mother's Day Brunch at The Bedford Columns is sold out! We look forward to seeing everyone who placed their reservations on Sunday, May 13th for an incredible gourmet brunch buffet honoring all of our moms!

If you missed out this time, go ahead and call 434.610.9155 to reserve your seats for our Father's Day Brunch on June 17th.
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4 months ago

Mothers Day Brunch at The Bedford Columns is sold out! We look forward to seeing everyone who placed their reservations on Sunday, May 13th for an incredible gourmet brunch buffet honoring all of our moms! 

If you missed out this time, go ahead and call 434.610.9155 to reserve your seats for our Fathers Day Brunch on June 17th.

Treat Mom to a special brunch buffet at the stunning and historic The Bedford Columns on Sunday, May 13th. Our Mother's Day Brunch features a fully loaded Waffle & Crêpe Station, Au Gratin Potatoes, Graves Mill Mac & Cheese, Peach Glazed Grilled Ham, Beef Medallions with Mushroom Burgundy Sauce, and our Old Fashioned Chicken Pot Pie! This brunch will sell out quickly, so call 434.610.9155 to reserve your spot today. ... See MoreSee Less

4 months ago

Treat Mom to a special brunch buffet at the stunning and historic The Bedford Columns on Sunday, May 13th. Our Mothers Day Brunch features a fully loaded Waffle & Crêpe Station, Au Gratin Potatoes, Graves Mill Mac & Cheese, Peach Glazed Grilled Ham, Beef Medallions with Mushroom Burgundy Sauce, and our Old Fashioned Chicken Pot Pie! This brunch will sell out quickly, so call 434.610.9155 to reserve your spot today.

 

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Cheryl Baldwin Booker

Wanda Smith

Oh that would be lovely

Reba Booth Burgess why don’t you all just visit me here next weekend and I’ll take you to this!!!!!!! We can dress up!

Amy Hall Matthews

Ashton - when you make a reservation, do you have to pick a time? If so, what time would you suggest so I can then be at the studio to work by 3:00? Thanks! 🙂

Anita Deskins

Karen Carter

Mother's Day Brunch at The Bedford Columns is sold out! We look forward to seeing everyone who placed their reservations on Sunday, May 13th for an incredible gourmet brunch buffet honoring all of our moms! If you missed out this time, go ahead and call 434.610.9155 to reserve your seats for our Father's Day Brunch on June 17th.

Spencer Zindel

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Runk & Pratt Companies is proud to announce the acquisition of the Kirkley Hotel and Conference Center in Lynchburg, Virginia.

Under the ownership of Runk & Pratt Companies, the Kirkley Hotel is now under the flag of the prestigious Wyndham Hotel Group and their Trademark Brand. Wyndham Hotel Group is comprised of over 7,074 properties across the globe. The highly regarded Aimbridge Hospitality Management firm will be managing the day-to-day operations of the hotel.

Under the direction of Runk & Pratt Companies, the Kirkley Hotel, a Trademark Hotel Collection, will be renovating the exterior of the building, updating the current rooms, and adding suites to the top floor. The ballroom and conference space will also have a facelift in the coming months. The hotel’s highly rated restaurant, The Great Room, will introduce an expanded menu and enhancements to the dining area and catering services.

Runk & Pratt Companies, owned by Brian and Vickie Runk, is a family of local businesses aimed at creating meaningful life experiences, and plans to bring that same quality of service and hospitality to the Kirkley Hotel, a TradeMark Hotel Collection. From five senior living communities with care ranging from independent living to memory support, to wedding venues like Bella Rose Plantation, West Manor Estate and The Bedford Columns and event planning services through Entwined Events, to our golf course company R&P Golf Companies which includes Ivy Hill Golf Club, Ashley Plantation Country Club, and The Willows at Runk & Pratt, each Runk & Pratt business values creating an atmosphere in which you and your loved ones feel a level of service second to none.

Runk & Pratt Companies has a history of restoring Lynchburg landmarks with modern amenities. From the thoughtful restoration of the Rosedale Mansion and Bella Rose Plantation on Graves Mill Road to the renewed excellence of the Ivy Hill Golf Course in Forest, Virginia, Runk & Pratt Companies is committed to honoring the rich history of these Lynchburg landmarks, while incorporating updates to meet the needs of our guests today.

The Kirkley Hotel, a TradeMark Hotel Collection, located just off Candler’s Mountain Road near Liberty University’s campus, provides business and leisure guests a comfortable, stylish place to stay. With 163 units, the Kirkley Hotel takes prides in consistently providing an excellent customer experience. From spacious rooms with luxury bed linens and towels, a full service restaurant, a pool and exercise room and full ballroom and conference facilities, the hotel is truly a home away from home.

Owner, Brian Runk, says, “We are so excited for Runk & Pratt Companies to have the opportunity to enhance the well-known excellence of The Kirkley Hotel. With the addition of Wyndham and Aimbridge the quality of the services and amenities will be taken to a higher level – and we will be fine tuning and making improvements as we go along.”
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Runk & Pratt Companies is proud to announce the acquisition of the Kirkley Hotel and Conference Center in Lynchburg, Virginia.

Under the ownership of Runk & Pratt Companies, the Kirkley Hotel is now under the flag of the prestigious Wyndham Hotel Group and their Trademark Brand.  Wyndham Hotel Group is comprised of over 7,074 properties across the globe.  The highly regarded Aimbridge Hospitality Management firm will be managing the day-to-day operations of the hotel. 

Under the direction of Runk & Pratt Companies, the Kirkley Hotel, a Trademark Hotel Collection, will be renovating the exterior of the building, updating the current rooms, and adding suites to the top floor. The ballroom and conference space will also have a facelift in the coming months.  The hotel’s highly rated restaurant, The Great Room, will introduce an expanded menu and enhancements to the dining area and catering services.

Runk & Pratt Companies, owned by Brian and Vickie Runk, is a family of local businesses aimed at creating meaningful life experiences, and plans to bring that same quality of service and hospitality to the Kirkley Hotel, a TradeMark Hotel Collection.  From five senior living communities with care ranging from independent living to memory support, to wedding venues like Bella Rose Plantation, West Manor Estate and The Bedford Columns and event planning services through Entwined Events, to our golf course company R&P Golf Companies which includes Ivy Hill Golf Club, Ashley Plantation Country Club, and The Willows at Runk & Pratt, each Runk & Pratt business values creating an atmosphere in which you and your loved ones feel a level of service second to none.

Runk & Pratt Companies has a history of restoring Lynchburg landmarks with modern amenities.  From the thoughtful restoration of the Rosedale Mansion and Bella Rose Plantation on Graves Mill Road to the renewed excellence of the Ivy Hill Golf Course in Forest, Virginia, Runk & Pratt Companies is committed to honoring the rich history of these Lynchburg landmarks, while incorporating updates to meet the needs of our guests today.

The Kirkley Hotel, a TradeMark Hotel Collection, located just off Candler’s Mountain Road near Liberty University’s campus, provides business and leisure guests a comfortable, stylish place to stay.  With 163 units, the Kirkley Hotel takes prides in consistently providing an excellent customer experience. From spacious rooms with luxury bed linens and towels, a full service restaurant, a pool and exercise room and full ballroom and conference facilities, the hotel is truly a home away from home.

Owner, Brian Runk, says, “We are so excited for Runk & Pratt Companies to have the opportunity to enhance the well-known excellence of The Kirkley Hotel. With the addition of Wyndham and Aimbridge the quality of the services and amenities will be taken to a higher level – and we will be fine tuning and making improvements as we go along.”

 

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Jonathan Shepherd

Takes great people to make this all possible! You must have some of the best!

Amazing!!!

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Get an up-close glimpse of the recent renovations to our Bridal Suite at The Bedford Columns. This light and airy room is the perfect space for you and your bridesmaids to prepare for your wedding day together. With plenty of mirrors, seating, and counter space, this chic salon-style space will be the perfect, serene backdrop for your wedding photos.
Makeup: In Your Face Makeup Art
Dress: Celebration Bridal
Venue: The Bedford Columns
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Morgan Stillman

Beautiful!

Omg!! This is beautiful

Love it!

Sarah

Hollie Peterson Bry Zent Sierra Booth Kylei Nelson Loryn Elliott Katie Farrell so pretty, so excited 😍😍😍

It Looks Amazing!!

Absolutely stunning

I adore this!!!! 😍 looks incredible!

I cannot wait 😍😍😍😍

Ashton Miller Shepherd, where was that room at both of our weddings? 😍😍😍

Wow beautiful

Mary Katherine Bell

Just beautiful!! Wow!

Terry Whitbeck Brame Kristi Foell Arthur LaToya Harris Bonnie Low Coello

Natalie Beidler Mayhew Faith Elizabeth Janine Higuchi DeBerry it wouldn’t let me tag everyone in one. This is the room we will be in!

Kristen Elizabeth

What DREAMY light for photos!!!

Amanda Dos Santos I totally can see you there! 😍

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This was such a fun stylized shoot with Heather Kidd Photography! Playing off the pantone color of the year, Ultra Violet, we were able to work this brilliant color into every aspect of this shoot! We hope you feel as inspired as we do with all the endless possibilities with Entwined Events!

Makeup: Laci Fore Makeup Artistry
Hair: Anna Duff
Dresses/jewelry/headpiece/veil: Celebration Bridal
Tie: Elegant & Royal Collections
Shoes: Target Style
Food/Cake/Scones/Charcuterie board/decor/planning/coordinating: Entwined Events
Florals: Bella Rose Floral & Designs
Models: Lydia Settje Ashton Brown
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That food spread....wow! 😍

From the high-end details to the neutral colors and soft lighting, our newly designed bridal suite at The Bedford Columns provides all of the space and style you need to get ready for your big day! We expanded the size of the suite so all of your bridesmaids can comfortably enjoy this special moment with you. Plenty of large mirrors and professional salon seating were added so you can make sure every hair is placed just right. We can’t wait to see all of the smiles and picturesque moments captured in our new bridal suite!

Makeup and Hair: In Your Face Makeup Art
Dresses: Celebration Bridal
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Bry Zent 😍😍😍😍😍

This looks SO good! Beautiful and I love all of the neutral colors!!

David Tiedge Jodi Tiedge lol WOW look at that bridal suite!!!

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Ever want to see more of our amazing floral arrangements? Go follow Bella Rose Floral & Designs' Instagram page for frequent posts and some of our latest creations!
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5 months ago

Easter Brunch at The Bedford Columns is officially sold out! We look forward to seeing everyone who placed their reservations this Sunday, April 1st for an incredible gourmet brunch buffet! If you missed out this time, please join us for next month's brunch on Sunday, May 13th! We are accepting reservations for our May Brunch at 434.610.9155. ... See MoreSee Less

5 months ago

Easter Brunch at The Bedford Columns is officially sold out! We look forward to seeing everyone who placed their reservations this Sunday, April 1st for an incredible gourmet brunch buffet! If you missed out this time, please join us for next months brunch on Sunday, May 13th! We are accepting reservations for our May Brunch at 434.610.9155.
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