Top Winter Wedding Venues in Rhode Island

Although summer, spring, and fall are top seasons for weddings, winter wedding venues in Rhode Island have a lot to offer. First and foremost, you won’t be chasing dates that your friends and family are using for weddings (and/or vacations), and you’ll have better pick of wedding vendors in Rhode Island. Pricing may also be more equitable for your budget, and doing something local, if Rhode Island is your home, may also be a positive bonus for you.

Bride and groom at a winter wedding venue

Winter Weddings at Aldrich Mansion

836 Warwick Neck Avenue, Warwick Rhode Island

One of my favorite wedding venues in Rhode Island is the Aldrich Mansion in Warwick RI. This winter wedding venue has a lot to offer — a historic mansion tucked into the hillside of coastal Warwick. With a diversity of environments, the space offers the ability to have an indoor ceremony in the chapel, with cocktail hour and reception in the main building.

Bride and groom at a winter wedding venue in Rhode Island

Highlights about Weddings at Aldrich Mansion

  • Historic mansion centrally located in Rhode Island
  • Lots of local hotels, and close to a major airport (PVD)
  • Indoor ceremony, and reception spaces, on site catering
  • Cake room for dessert — they offer several different cake options for folks to have for dessert
  • Easy to decorate given the ornate beauty of the historic estate
A wedding ceremony at a winter wedding venue


Sheperd’s Run Winter Weddings

4780 Tower Hill Rd, South Kingstown, Rhode Island

Whether you choose to have your wedding outside, or in, Sheperd’s Run has created a perfect winter wedding venue in Southern Rhode Island. In an area that lacks wedding venues, Sheperd’s Run became a popular wedding venue overnight.

Open to the public, you can check out the venue, the food, and the wine for a date night. Nearby you’ll find Matunuck Oyster Bar — the perfect spot for a rehearsal dinner. Nearby you’ll find a few bars perfect for welcome party.

First kiss photo at a winter wedding
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Favorite Parts About Winter Weddings at Sheperd’s Run

  • Gorgeous venue with lots of open spaces
  • Local hotels (even just across the street)
  • Located close to 95, and Route 1
  • A venue that you can visit during and after your wedding: the venue is a winery that is open to the public
  • The wine cellar is a stunning environment for portraits
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The Pavilion at Grace, a Providence Wedding Venue

300 Westminster St, Providence, Rhode Island

In Providence, right on one of my favorite streets, you’ll find Pavilion at Grace. A unique wedding venue, with large glass walls and modern architecture, it’s the perfect location for a winter wedding. With plenty of indoor space, the wedding venue offers indoor ceremonies, cocktail hour, and reception events for a wedding.

A wedding couple kissing at their wedding reception in Rhode Island

Top Things About the Pavilion at Grace

  • Has options for indoor ceremony and reception
  • Local hotels and after party locations are just steps away
  • Located close to 95, and a major airport
  • Easy venue for wedding portraits — take a walk around the block
  • Choice of three amazing caterers: Blackstone CaterersPranzi Catering, and Easy Entertaining.
A bride getting ready for her winter wedding

Coastal Winter Weddings at Ocean House Resort

1 Bluff Avenue, Westerly Rhode Island

If you’re looking to offer a destination wedding or a destination wedding feel for your guests the Ocean House is the perfect venue. On the southern tip of Westerly, you’ll find the Ocean House — surrounded my fields of coastal land. The views from the venue are stunning, with cliffs and panoramic ocean views from most of the property.

A bride getting ready for her wedding in Rhode Island

Top Reasons to Get Married at Ocean House Resort

  • Destination resort in Southern Rhode Island, accessible to NYC, Connecticut, and Boston
  • Accommodations for your guests on site
  • Event space for the weekends long celebrations
  • Stunning views from multiple spaces on the property
  • Historic porch and environments to sprawl out on for portraits

Dye House, a Providence Rhode Island Wedding Venue

46 Dike Street Providence Rhode Island

Hidden in Olneyville, you’ll find the Dye House. A boutique hotel and wedding venue, this modern space offers a fresh, modern wedding venue to the Rhode Island wedding scene.

Features of the Dye House Hotel and Wedding Venue

  • Guest capacity of 125 in the Studio
  • 4 guest suites for your closest friends and family
  • A modern refresh on a historic warehouse space
  • An open, light blank space for your wedding

Weddings at the Waterfire Arts Center in Providence Rhode Island

475 Valley Street Providence Rhode Island

A large modern, open warehouse space, the Waterfire Arts Center is the perfect wedding venue for a couple wanting to create a unique wedding experience. The blank space Rhode Island wedding venue offers you the ability to create a unique experience. Whether you choose to go simple or extravagant, this Providence wedding venue gives you the freedom to make your wedding yours.

Reasons to get Married at the Waterfire Arts Center

  • Original 1929 steel and brick structure
  • Open versatile hall
  • Complimentary WiFi access
  • 700 guest capacity for plated dinner

Roger Williams Park Botanical Garden, a Tropical Wedding Venue in Rhode Island

Floral Avenue, Providence Rhode Island

If you’re hoping for a winter wedding that feels very connected to nature, the Roger Williams Park Botanical Garden is the perfect wedding venue for you. A winter wedding inside the gardens will feel warm, and intimate, with lots of space to spread out for your ceremony, cocktail hour, and wedding reception.

Details from a winter wedding reception

Top Reasons to Get Married at Roger Williams Botanical Gardens

  • An indoor space that feels like you’re outdoors
  • Beautiful natural spaces for wedding ceremony and reception
  • Close to an airport and multiple hotels
  • You can visit the Botanical Gardens for date nights long before or after your wedding day
  • Lots of space to spread out with your guests

Rhode Island Winter Weddings at Harbor Lights

150 Gray Street, Warwick Rhode Island

In Warwick Rhode Island, nestled between a golf course and the harbor, you’ll find Harbor Lights. An intimate wedding venue with ample indoor space to hold your wedding reception, cocktail hour, and wedding reception.

Top Reasons to Get Married at Harbor Lights

  • Destination resort in Southern Rhode Island, accessible to NYC, Connecticut, and Boston
  • Accommodations for your guests on site
  • Event space for the weekends long celebrations
  • Stunning views from multiple spaces on the property
  • Historic porch and environments to sprawl out on for portraits
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A Winter Wedding Venue in Rhode Island: Linden Place

500 Hope St, Bristol, Rhode Island

A historic estate wedding venue located on an iconic street in Bristol Rhode Island, Linden Place has been an entertaining space for celebrities and politicians for decades. An outdoor sculpture garden, and intimate environments provide the perfect portrait locations. With Russell Morin as your caterer, you’re guests will enjoy a 5-star meal.

Top Reasons to Get Married at Linden Place

  • Historic property used by decades of celebrities for events and weddings
  • Plenty of hotels and AirBnbs in the area for your guests and family
  • Event space for the weekends long celebrations on-site and nearby
  • Stunning views from multiple spaces on the property
  • Historic porch and environments to sprawl out on for portraits
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Hope Events on Main — an Indoor Wedding Venue in Pawtucket Rhode Island

1005 Maine Street Pawtucket Rhode Island

An indoor, year round wedding venue located centrally in Pawtucket Rhode Island, Hope Events on Main is the perfect wedding venue for someone who wants something a little out of the box. A solely indoor property, it’s the perfect spot for a more alternative, anti-wedding type couple. The space is a short drive from Providence — check out the Dean Hotel or the Graduate Hotel for your guests.

Top Reasons to Get Married at Hope Events on Main

  • Historic property centrally located in Pawtucket Rhode Island
  • Plenty of hotels and AirBnbs in the Pawtucket and Providence area for your guests and family
  • Event space for the weekends long celebrations nearby
  • Unique event space with lots of nooks and crannies for gorgeous direct flash intimate portraits
  • Blank slate property with the ability to really craft the space to your desires
A couple kissing at a winter wedding reception

Winter Wedding Venue: The Guild

461 Main Street, Pawtucket Rhode Island

Another indoor, year round wedding venue in Pawtucket Rhode Island, The Guild is a historic manufacturing warehouse turned wedding venue. One of my favorite winter wedding venues in
Rhode Island, the Guild also offers weddings year round perfect for anti-weddings and alternative couples. The blank slate allows you to dress up or down your wedding and match the decor and style to exactly what you are looking for.

Favorite Parts of Weddings at The Guild

  • Easy highway access from the Guild
  • Plenty of hotels and AirBnbs in the Pawtucket and Providence area for your guests and family
  • Event space for the weekends long celebrations nearby
  • Unique event space with lots of nooks and crannies for gorgeous direct flash intimate portraits
  • Blank slate property with the ability to really craft the space to your desires
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Estate Weddings at Glen Manor House

If a historic estate wedding is something you’re dreaming about, check out Glen Manor House in Portsmouth Rhode Island. The wedding venue operates a non-profit focused on preserving the property. The estate is a short drive from Newport or Providence — making either city perfect for your hotel block and other events over the weekend. With space for up to 200 guests, the function rooms offer ornate architecture, and plenty of space to sprawl out.

Top Reasons to Book a Winter Wedding at Glen Manor House

  • Historic property centrally located in Pawtucket Rhode Island
  • Plenty of hotels and AirBnbs in the Pawtucket and Providence area for your guests and family
  • Event space for the weekends long celebrations nearby
  • Historic property that allows you to create gorgeous images and an unforgettable experience
  • Severely discounted rates for off season and weekday events
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