Event Catering at Herreshoff Marine Museum, Bristol, RI
Are you looking for a nautical-themed wedding? Well, you need look no further than the Herreshoff Marine Museum in Bristol, Rhode Island.
Nestled on the picturesque shoreline of Narragansett Bay, this museum is dedicated to the history of yachting and sailing and features exhibits about the Herreshoff Manufacturing Company, which produced boats and the American Cup competition.
The museum's waterfront location offers panoramic views of the Bay and Bristol Harbor, and several different options are available to a couple looking to host a reception on the property.
The folks at Herreshoff Boating Museum invite you to share the astonishing beauty of New England's marine coast and enjoy the unique panoramic view of Narragansett Bay.
Their Waterfront rental rate includes a 5-hour event rental plus 3-hour set up and teardown, exclusive use of their 60’ x 90’ tent with basic lighting, ceremony space, bride’s changing room, deluxe restroom trailer, electric power for your vendors. This venue offers their guests use of their waterside quays as well as the use of tables and chairs.
The Waterfront can host groups up to 400 people. Seated dinners accommodate up to 300 people / 250 people with a dance floor.
Overnight accommodation at the Museum's piers or on a Museum mooring may be booked in combination with entertainment of guests.
Couples entertaining 60 or fewer guests may opt to place a tent directly on the museum's large pier, for a clambake or dinner party that really immerses guests in the beauty of the Harbor.