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Top Wedding Venues in Fairfield County CT.

Updated: Dec 11, 2023

Your Ultimate Guide to Finding the Perfect Wedding Venue in Fairfield County, Connecticut.

couple's first look of their wedding venue Belle Haven Club in Greenwich, CT
Belle Haven Club, wedding venue - Greenwich, CT

Candlelight Farm Inn - New Milford, CT.

The charming region of Fairfield County in Connecticut offers a plethora of wedding venues that will leave you and your guests in awe. From breathtaking water fronts to elegant ballrooms overlooking idyllic landscapes to historic estates exuding old-world charm, Fairfield County has it all.

As a wedding hair and makeup specialist serving this beautiful area, and having visited numerous venues through out my 17 year career, I want to take you on a journey through the top wedding venues in Fairfield County CT that are sure to take your breath away. Whether you envision an intimate outdoor ceremony surrounded by lush gardens or a grand affair in a majestic mansion, I have curated a list that caters to every taste and style.

Discover hidden gems tucked away in the countryside, explore waterfront venues with panoramic views of Long Island Sound creating a magical ambiance as the sun sets over the horizon. These enchanting wedding venues in Fairfield County, promise unforgettable moments and picture-perfect memories for you and your most loved ones.

Factors to consider when choosing a wedding venue.

Choosing the perfect wedding venue is one of the most important decisions you will make during your wedding planning process. There are several factors to consider that will help you narrow down your options and find the venue that aligns with your vision. Firstly, determine your guest list size. This will help you eliminate venues that are too small for your needs. Secondly, consider the location and accessibility of the venue. Is it convenient for your guests to travel to? Does it offer accommodation options nearby? Lastly, think about the style and ambiance you want for your wedding, and don't forget the getting ready suites and dressing rooms where you will spend the first hours of your wedding day with your loved ones! Do you prefer a rustic, outdoor setting or a more formal, indoor affair? Taking these factors into account will ensure that you find the perfect wedding venue in Fairfield County.

Top Wedding Venues in Fairfield County, CT.


The Village, wedding venue in Stamford, CT

An Industrial Chic Multi-functional Urban Space.

Why I like it:

  • On site catering

  • Multiple spaces to choose from

  • 180 seated maximum capacity

  • Waterviews

  • Access to marina and boardwalk

  • Rooftop

  • Urban garden and patio

  • Indoor and Outdoor flow

Outside view of The Inn at Longshore, Westport, CT

Timeless and Elegant Ballroom with Water Views.

Why I like it:

  • On site seasonal catering

  • Accommodations available - 12 guest rooms

  • 300 maximum capacity

  • Water views

  • Outdoor garden ceremony space

  • Bright indoor ballroom

  • Covered outdoor space

  • Getting ready space available

Waveny House, New Caanan, CT wedding venue

A Historic Tudor Mansion and Gardens.

Why I like it:

  • Indoor & uncovered outdoor spaces

  • Expansive grounds & gardens

  • Sprawling outdoor terrace

  • Grand Ballroom

  • On-site Parking 

  • Up to 160 Guests

  • Getting ready rooms available

The Point at Norwalk Cove, wedding venue, Norwalk, CT

Dreamy Beachfront and Uninterrupted Views of Long Island Sound.

Why I like it:

  • Chic peak sailcloth tent for dinning and dancing

  • Private beach ceremonies

  • Exclusive gastronomic experience provided by On the Marc

  • Grand ballroom

  • On-site parking 

  • Seats 285 guests

  • 1,500 maximum capacity for a standing casual affair

  • Fire pit for roasting s'mores!!

The Patterson Club wedding venue, Fairfield, CT

Neo-Classic Farmhouse in an Elegant Golf and Country Club.

Why I like it:

  • Two banquet spaces options

  • Spacious private getting ready room equiped with showers

  • Event planner and coordinator

  • Outdoor patio

  • In-house award winning chef

  • Stone fireplace

  • On-site parking 

  • Seats 50 to a 170 guests

  • They host only one wedding a day

  • Tables, chairs, linens, and dinnerware included

Waterviews at Belle Haven Club, Greenwich, CT

Classic Nautical Private Club.

Why I like it:

  • Gorgeous water front

  • On-site kitchen and catering

  • Outdoor tent

  • Getting ready suites

  • Water views clubhouse

  • On-site parking 

  • ADA accessible

Stamford Museum and Nature Center, wedding venue stamford, CT

Award-Winning Architectural Farmhouse

Why I like it:

  • Rustic multipurpose Great Room

  • 1000 sq ft overlook terrace

  • Sugar House and Cidery

  • Charming vistas of the farm, pastures, and barns

  • State of the art catering kitchen

  • Organic flower and vegetable gardens

  • Peaceful private ponds

  • Babbling brooks

  • Sun-dappled walking trails afford multiple options for outdoor ceremonies

  • On-site parking 

  • Seats up to 150 guests

Lounsbury House wedding venue, Ridgefield, CT

Historic House and Classic Gardens

Why I like it:

  • Main floor features a ballroom, dinning, room, and Crystal Room

  • Grand Piano

  • Bridal suite

  • Groom's clubroom

  • Catering kitchen

  • Tables, chairs, flatware, and china for 200 guests

  • On-site event specialist

  • Exclusive day-of rental

  • Outdoor ceremony garden

  • 75 0n-site parking spaces

  • Seats up to 220 guests

Nielsen Greenhouse and Gardens Darien, CT

A Plant Lover's Intimate Dream

Why I like it:

  • Victorian glass conservatory

  • Lush greenery setting

  • Intimate venue

  • In-house flower designers

  • Tables, chairs, for 60 guests

  • Wedding and event coordinator

  • Outdoor ceremony garden

  • Seats up to 60 guests

Keeler tavern Museum and Gardens wedding venue Ridgefield, CT

Historical Gorgeous Gardens and Lush Landscapes

Why I like it:

  • Rose covered arbors and flower beds

  • Bluestone terrace

  • Old-style carriage barn dressing room

  • Reflecting pool

  • Outdoor secluded garden

  • Catering kitchen

  • Parking attendant

  • Facility supervisor

  • Tables and chairs included

  • Seats up to 80 guests

Candlelight Farms Inn, wedding venue, New Milford, CT

Ponds, Paddocks, Meadows, Streams and Breath Taking Views

Why I like it:

  • Private 640 acre estate on Candlewood Mountain

  • Access to the Inn for hair and makeup

  • Breakfast area

  • Clubhouse available for wedding prep and wind down party

  • Lower Barn area for cocktail hour or reception with a covered deck with AC/Heating

  • Ceremony site between the Birch Trees or in the garden area.

  • 2 different tented areas on the property

  • Tented area  can accommodate up to 500 people

  • 2 areas for cook tent for catering with electric and water

  • Lawn Games- Corn-hole/ladder ball/giant Jenga

  • Access to the grounds and views for lasting photo memories

  • Clubhouse with fire pit.

  • Onsite Professional Coordinators

  • 5 guest rooms available

Wadsworth Mansion, wedding venue, Middletown, CT

Stunning Beaux Arts Style Ballrooms in 103 acres of Manicured Land and Parklands

Why I like it:

  • Hosts only one wedding a day

  • Exclusive vendor list

  • Getting ready room available

  • Day-of coordinator

  • Tent space available for outdoor reception

  • Ballroom

  • Flexibility to host ceremonies at the patio, the lawn, and the tennis pavillion

  • Tables and chairs included

  • Seats up to 200 guests


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