A Destination Wedding Venue

The Mattabesett Canoe Club offers the “Five Must Haves” for every wedding, atmosphere, music, food, dancing and spectacular water views!

Plan any aspect of your wedding celebrations, from Bridal Showers to Rehearsal Dinners to Weddings & post wedding brunches and parties.

We offer multiple settings in our 3 floor venue, from casual and relaxed to informal elegance. Utilize our dock on the Connecticut River, reserve a patio or the gazebo in the park. You can have an intimate wedding for 75 or reserve the entire building for hundreds.

Consider our 2nd floor Porch Dining Room with adjoining glass balconies, amazing fireplace and dance floor or our private 3rd floor mezzanine and Captain’s Room with grand river views. Or go casual and reserve the River Patio Bar.

We offer a multitude of settings and spaces for every style of celebration.

If you’re looking for a waterfront location with a historic and casual vibe…look no more The Canoe Club overlooks the “bend” in the CT river with spectacular views. Named Mattabesett by the indigenous Wangunk “the River people” who once lived here.

Wedding Ceremony & Celebration

50 Guest Minimum

All prices per person plus 6.35% Connecticut Sales Tax, 20% Service Fee, and other applicable fees

  • Monday-Friday 12PM-4PM: $79
  • Friday 6PM-10PM: $89
  • Saturday & Sunday, 12PM-4PM or 6PM-10PM: $99

Arrival:

  • Champagne Cocktails
  • Antipasto Station

Signature Buffet Package (See Buffet Menus):

  • Two Hour Open Bar
  • Champagne Toast
  • Cake Cutting & Plating

Fees:

  • $250 Linen Charge
  • $750 Facility Fee
  • Standard Place Settings for Groups of 50-75
  • Place Setting rentals required for groups of 75 or more (Rental Fees)

Wedding Ceremony & Celebration

75 Guest Minimum

All prices per person plus 6.35% Connecticut Sales Tax, 20% Service Fee, and other applicable fees

  • Friday: $125
  • Saturday: $135

Arrival:

  • Champagne Cocktails
  • Antipasto Station
  • Selection of Chef’s Hors D’Oeuvres (2)

Prestige Buffet Package (See Buffet Menus):

  • Three Hour Open Bar
  • Champagne Toast
  • Cake Cutting & Plating
  • Dinner Wine Service

Fees:

  • $250 Linen Charge
  • $750 Facility Fee
  • Place Setting Rental Fees
  • Raw Bar Station – Oysters, Clams, Shrimp Cocktail
  • Passed Hors D’oeuvres – Tuna Crudo Wontons, Shrimp Cocktail Shooters, Korean BBQ Meatballs, Petite Bistro Filet on Crostini, Bacon Wrapped Scallops, Lobster Mac & Cheese Balls
  • Ice Cream Station
  • Cupcake Table
  • Venetian Dessert Table
  • Lobster Bake
  • Create Your Own Signature Cocktail
  • Kegs of your Favorite Craft beer
  • Champagne & Caviar