Summers in Connecticut set the perfect scene for a dreamy and magical outdoor wedding. From waterfront views to rustic settings, romantic gardens and so many other options, the Nutmeg State has endless possibilities for your big day.
It’s no wonder this is one of the most popular times of year to tie the knot.
Pair your summer wedding with the perfect décor and delectable cuisine, and your special day will be forever memorable.
Riverhouse Catering provides high-end, gourmet dining for weddings across the state and is experienced in performing in all types of environments and venues. In addition to its sister locations The Society Room of Hartford and The Riverhouse at Goodspeed Station, it brings bold, exquisite foods to venues around the state for all types of events.
Here’s a look at 7 incredibly gorgeous locations to host a summer wedding in CT.
A waterfront wedding with a breathtaking view of the Connecticut River is part of the charm at this Glastonbury venue. Glastonbury Boathouse features modern decor, a fresh ambiance, phenomenal photo opportunities and everything you need for a magical outdoor wedding in CT.
Couples looking for a rustic wedding straight out of a page in a fairytale, will find the perfect place in Haddam, Connecticut. For a summer wedding, The Nehemiah Brainerd House takes guests back in history to a home from the 18th century settled on acres of bluff above the Connecticut River.
The most charming summer weddings take place in gardens of beautiful flower beds. Stunning colors and mesmerizing scents create a backdrop unlike anything else. The historic Burr Mansion in Fairfield, Connecticut combines elegance and charm and makes for a summer wedding that’s more than you ever dreamed possible.
Ponds, gazeebos and a long country road. This 5-acre farm in Terryville, Connecticut has it all. Even a horse drawn carriage fit for a princess. Combine rustic charm and royalty for your big day.
Nestled between Hartford’s Riverside Park and the Connecticut River, The Boathouse offers an unmatched view of Hartford’s skyline while also offering a magnificent waterfront view for guests. If a mesmerizing city wedding is what you’ve always wanted, this venue is sure to please!
If a ceremony with a view of the gorgeous CT shoreline is how you envision your perfect day, the Branford House at Avery Point delivers on all your wishes. Everything from a grand ballroom to inspirational interiors and exteriors of the mansion and the sea breeze and ocean view make this wedding venue exactly what summer dreams are made of.
Celebrating your wedding day in a traditional barn with aged lumber and metal roofing isn’t just trendy, it also makes for great photo opportunities and an event no one will forget. The White Barn at South Farms in Morris, CT has been remade especially to host breathtaking events and continues to hold its original charm.
If you’re ready to start putting plans in place for your summer wedding in Connecticut, we’d love to help! We’re always looking forward to being a part of new places and helping the magical day come together for brides and grooms.