616 Long Hill Road, Middletown, CT
The Barns At Wesleyan Hills is a historic wedding venue located in Middletown, CT. With glorious topiary and a glistening lake on the grounds, this barn offers beauty both inside and outside its walls. This venue accommodates one wedding per day, allowing couples to enjoy this spectacular location and the surrounding grounds at ease. This former dairy barn has stood for over 150 years, offering rustic charm and elegance to visitors. As well as the original barn, couples will have access to a second barn and a wedding suite for their big day. Managed by the Connecticut Wedding Group, this venue can provide couples with assistance from award winning professionals in an authentic location. The Barns At Wesleyan Hills offers an organic and romantic ambiance. The barn is displayed as a blank canvas, allowing couples to add embellishments to suit their taste and vision. Decorations can be hired from the venue including a range of chandeliers, alternative lighting options and ornate fabrics. Couples could choose a wall cascading lights with glistening chandeliers hanging from the beamed ceilings to create a romantic and soft atmosphere. Alternatively, they can pick a hanging garden display to bring nature indoors with them, in keeping with the organic landscape. Large windows offering views of the grounds can be framed by soft white voile panels, creating an air of elegance and grace. Upstairs is a loft space with seating room, allowing the wedding party a view of their guests. In the adjacent barn area for cocktails and mingling, wooden floors and barrel tables create an authentic country ambiance. Couples can also request to have their ceremony held outdoors. This venue can accommodate up to 250 guests and is fully equipped with heating and air conditioning, ensuring that couples and guests will be comfortable. Our award winning team will assist with wedding planning coming up to the event and on the day itself. Catering will be accommodated by the in-house culinary team, who offers an award-winning menu that is both seasonal and varied. The chef can offer plated meals, buffet-style offerings, culinary stations, and desserts. The Barns offers a premium bar selection as well as a range of seasonal signature cocktails. Items such as tables and Chiavari chairs are available, in additional to flatware, glassware, and china. Couples can choose their preferred color of table linens and napkins. When booking this venue, couples also have the opportunity to book their exclusive DJ company, Powerstation Events, to provide entertainment for the night. Couples can also have access to the venue’s list of preferred vendors, including photographers, videographers, florists, and officiants. As on-site accommodation is not available in the barn, recommendations for local hotels can also be provided.