With spring just around the corner, we're highlighting some of our favorite venues that are perfect for spring events- featuring amazing outside spaces to take advantage of beautiful weather, but equally perfect indoor spaces just in case Mother Nature decides to make an unwanted appearance at your party.
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Waterloo Village: Waterloo Village is a beautifully restored canal town and historic site in Sussex County. The venue features a number of historic buildings and gorgeous grounds for ceremonies and celebrations in a variety of spaces, from the side of the canal to the inside of the renovated meetinghouse.
Whistling Swan Inn: The Whistling Swan Inn is a Stanhope venue where your intimate celebration can be held in a variety of indoor or outdoor spaces, where you can "exchange vows before a crackling fire or step outdoors onto our gracious porch or garden for a ceremony and reception. With its unrivaled charm and rare beauty, carefully tended gardens and grounds, and exquisitely renovated interior, your wedding reception will surpass all expectations."
The Palace at Somerset Park: With beautiful spaces both indoor and outdoor to host a range of events, The Palace at Somerset Park is the perfect place to host an event where you don't want to sacrifice an amazing space because of the weather. This venue is described as a "grand 72,000 square foot Palladian-style mansion designed in the style of a Neo-Palladian villa. The splendid Newport homes of the Vanderbilts and Astors inspired this unique marriage between Continental craftsmanship and a New World sensibility," with "meticulously kept garden areas."
Rock Island Lake Club: This venue is in Sparta on privately owned lakefront property, where it is "nestled in a natural wooded wildlife reserve area in the beautiful Sparta Mountains, this 14,000 square foot venue consists of natural stone and stucco, open and covered decks with lakeside seating, separate cocktail room, lounge, grand ballroom with hardwood floors..." making Rock Island Lake Club a beautiful venue whether you want to have your event indoors, outdoors, or a little of both.
The Mansion at Mountain Lakes: The Mansion at Mountain Lakes is a beautiful venue featuring "classic architectural details with glamorous open spaces to create a romantic charm... the luxury of two private cocktail rooms that open up to beautifully landscaped sitting areas, a private bridal suite with grand entrance staircase, and an outdoor garden for intimate ceremonies."