Photo credit: (Left) - Hand Hewn Living at Belle Grove Plantation. (Right) - Swadley Studio at Museum of the Shenandoah Valley.
While Virginia is for Lovers, Winchester is for Weddings...
Winchester and Frederick County, Virginia has been a popular wedding destination for many years. Couples from across the country have fallen in love with our history and beautiful scenery. Located in the northern Shenandoah Valley, our seasons and settings are here just waiting for brides and grooms. We'd be honored to be your wedding location choice.
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Belle Grove Plantation is a National Historic Landmark located in Middletown, Virginia. Its Manor House was built by Isaac Hite, Jr. and Nelly Madison Hite in 1797. For over 200 years, Belle Grove has been the site of countless celebrations, including the weddings of the six of the Hite daughters. Become a part of this tradition by celebrating your wedding at this beautiful 18th century plantation that includes lovely lawns, gardens, a historic barn, and mountain views.
This elegant, Georgian Revival hotel, built in 1924, is located in the heart of Old Town Winchester. The hotel's Grand Ballroom can accommodate up to 300 for a strolling reception. The on-site wedding chapel is perfect for small, intimate ceremonies.
The Hampton Inn N/Convention Center features over 5,000 sq. ft. of meeting space, including a 3,800 sq. ft. ballroom. The Washington Room is an elegant and spacious venue that is highlighted by a built-in dance floor, separate parking area and separate entrance. It can accommodate up to 250 guests. Full-service catering is available. Convenient to Interstate 81, Route 7 and Old Town Winchester, the Hampton Inn N/Convention Center is perfect for your perfect day.
The Hilton Garden Inn’s reception space will comfortably seat up to 100 guests or 80 guests with a designated dance area. This hotel specializes in accommodating wedding parties, offering guests spacious rooms, nicely landscaped grounds and stress-relieving swimming and fitness facilities.
This well appointed hotel is close to many popular wedding venues and local churches. Offering special discounts for family and friends booking 10 or more rooms.
The Holiday Inn Historic Gateway is an ideal location for rehearsal dinners and wedding receptions for up to 120 people. With the excellent Executive Chef Robin Smith, full catering is provided in-house and offers a wide range of tasteful options. Also, earn Priority Club points as an event planner and enroll in the Sweetheart Deal with Holiday Inn!
Long Branch Plantation, with its elegant historic house located on 400 acres of rolling hills and spacious pastures with sweeping view of the Blue Ridge Mountains, provides the perfect backdrop for your wedding day. Venue locations include the Southwest Lawn, Rose Garden, Centerpiece Garden, and Grand Hall.
830 Long Branch Ln.
Boyce, VA 22620
Wedding and Event Facilities
Offering both indoor and outdoor spaces, the museum has a variety of beautiful settings perfect for your special day. Say your vows among the art, history, and acres of beautiful gardens at the Museum of the Shenandoah Valley.
With its picturesque views and wide open spaces, the State Arboretum of Virginia at Blandy Experimental Farm is a unique and beautiful setting for weddings and receptions. Choose from two lovely areas that provide a natural outdoor venue for your special day.
Veramar Vineyard can help make your event the most memorable day of your life! The winery and the grounds allow you the opportunity to plan a celebration suited to your needs. Whether you prefer an intimate sit-down dinner in the Fountain Courtyard or unforgettable celebration with tents on the lawn, Veramar can accommodate you. Please call the winery to talk about your plans and to set-up a private tour of our full service facilities.
Plan your wedding at the Active Living and Recreation Center in beautiful Jim Barnett Park. Choose from our formal 6,750 square foot social hall or any of our 13 outdoor pavilions. Call Winchester Parks and Recreation today at (540) 662-4946 to start planning your special day.