“I’m still marveling over my five days at the Foundation. The [facility] is an absolute gem and a terrific find. I can’t believe something so ideal for writers of any genre or profession is available here…” (Brad Ivie)
Schedule Your Own All-Inclusive Workshop or Retreat
Host your group at the Barn at Boyds Mills with our turnkey custom retreat services. Every member of your group will enjoy:
- On-site parking, or car service from our local airport, train, or bus station.
- Comfortable lodging, with private accommodations and bathrooms.
- Three farm-fresh meals per day with unlimited drinks and snacks.
- Meeting and event spaces with AV capabilities.
Writing & Critique Groups
Is your writing or critique group looking for a place to spend time together, in person? Consider our campus. Our team will work with you to make sure you group members are situated in productive accommodations, with space available for group meetings if you need it.
Corporate & Agency Retreats
Schedule your turn-key corporate retreat or team-building event at the Barn at Boyds Mills. We take care of the transportation, accommodations, and food so you can focus on spending time with your team.
Higher Education & Scholarly Groups
Work on your thesis, host a residency, or make progress on a group project while on campus. We’ll take care of all the logistics.
Association & Regional Groups
Schedule your turn-key event at the Barn at Boyds Mills. Our team will work with you to plan your event from conception to execution, ensuring that every detail is perfect for your attendees.
Ready to host your group here?
From critique groups and clubs to businesses and organizations, we’d be happy to host you. Contact us for availability and a quote. We’ll deliver unparalleled hospitality for your group, all in support of the mission of the Highlights Foundation.
“We were nurtured and given the space to blossom and flow. The retreat was incredibly productive. I made a breakthrough in my writing. We had both space and community when we sought it.” (Tessa Rossi)