Valentine’s Day is that amazing time of year when people in love take the time to celebrate by showering each other with gifts, fancy dinners, and most of all, affection. What better way to let that special someone in your life know you love her or him than by pledging your life to them forever? Valentine’s Day is perhaps the most popular of all days for a couple to get engaged, and there are wonderful stories about romantic getaways and grand proposals. Once the magical day is over, however, it’s time to think about your wedding day!
While there are so many things to think about when planning your wedding, first and foremost should be your decision to pick the perfect venue for your special day. Because the best reception venues fill up quickly, it’s essential that you start looking as soon as possible. While you’ll have a choice of a number of venues in your general area, there are some considerations you need to think about in order to find the reception venue that best suits your discriminating tastes.
Riverhouse Hospitality is the flagship company for our award-winning wedding facilities, The Riverhouse at Goodspeed Station, located in Haddam CT, and The Society Room of Hartford, located in beautiful downtown Hartford CT. Together with Riverhouse Catering, our off-site catering company, you’ll have your choice of many of the best venues in Connecticut.
Following is an overview for each of our three recommendations, along with links to their websites, where you can contact one of our friendly representatives, who’ll be more than happy to discuss ideas and answer your questions! Call us today at 860-PARTIES.
Riverhouse Hospitality. Where Elegance Meets Excellence!
The Riverhouse at Goodspeed Station:
Three words describe us: elegant, memorable, unique. Nestled on a secluded ridge atop the banks of the Connecticut River, our very private wedding venue promises you a world-class experience unmatched anywhere. The Riverhouse provides the environment, the menu, the upscale services, and the grand experience your guests will long remember. Our venue capacity is between 250-300, in a beautiful ballroom setting with a gorgeous reception area and bridal patio. Centrally located in Haddam CT, The Riverhouse is one of Connecticut’s most popular wedding venues. Rated 5 starts by the top influential wedding destinations websites, The Knot and Wedding Wire, we promise to make your wedding memorable for you and your guests!
The Society Room of Hartford:
The Society Room of Hartford provides a dramatic and unforgettable backdrop for your wedding. Towering marble columns, limestone, gold gilded ceiling with brass and bronze accents adorn the Society Ballroom. A sweeping staircase flows down from the 3,000 square foot mezzanine showcasing the grandest of entrances. Our venue capacity is between 250-300, in a beautiful ballroom setting and a gorgeous reception area. Conveniently located in downtown Hartford, The Society Room of Hartford provides our brides, grooms and their guests a truly memorable experience. Rated 5 starts by the top influential wedding destinations websites, The Knot and Wedding Wire, The Society Room is one of Connecticut’s best wedding venues!
We don’t only have two of the finest wedding reception facilities in Connecticut, but we can host your upcoming wedding at one of our premiere partner’s locations or come right to you! Our exceptional service and cuisine will deliver memories to last a lifetime. Our ownership group has over seven decades of combined experience working with brides, meeting planners, CEO’s and moms and dads. We ensure your wedding will be forever memorable!