55 Bridge Rd, Haddam, CT
Sitting atop the shore of the Connecticut River sits The Riverhouse at Goodspeed Station wedding venue, located in Haddam, CT. The elegant venue is prepared to host opulent wedding events and create everlasting experiences. The beautiful waterfront views of historic buildings and the grand interior of the venue will surely leave guests awestruck. The town of Haddam is rich with American history and features beautiful historic sites. Across the river and a 12-minute stroll from the private venue lies the historic Goodspeed Opera House. The opera house was erected in 1877 and, despite its name, was used for performing plays rather than operas. Connecting the historic house and the wedding venue is the famous Haddam Swingbridge. During the 1960s the bridge was known for its innovative build and design to help modernize means of transportation. Now the structures serve as picturesque locations while continuing to provide their intended functions. The award-winning Riverhouse at Goodspeed Station features stunning grounds with a beautiful interior. Located outside is a dazzling fountain surrounded by manicured shrubs and flowers. The venue also features picturesque riverside views of the Goodspeed Opera House and accessible wooden docks. Inside, a spacious lobby with a grand two-story staircase leads to the ballroom and dressing-room suites. The ballroom can host up to 300 guests and features vaulted ceilings and grand chandeliers. Located at the center of the room is a hardwood dance floor with easy access from all sides. Connected to the venue is an outdoor glass-roof atrium used to host ceremonies or cocktail hours. The elegant venue strives to give world-class experiences and leave guests feeling fulfilled. The venue is equipped with a four-star chef and contemporary kitchen for crafting gourmet dishes. The menu features fine American-style cuisine bursting with fresh and bold flavors. The gourmet menu presents numerous dining packages and can be tailored by either adding or excluding certain elements and dishes. Included in all packages are table linens, china, and flatware. They also include sparkling wine for pouring toasts or to enjoy at the bar and a coffee station for guests’ convenience. Furthermore, a traditional wedding cake will be provided to add that finishing touch to the celebration.