Situated on the Connecticut River, The Glastonbury Boathouse is the premier location for weddings, corporate gatherings, and private parties. The stunning riverfront views, bright banquet hall, and exceptional cuisine create an atmosphere that fosters successful, memorable events enjoyed by guests and hosts alike. As a not-for-profit facility, we’re pleased to offer competitive rental rates to help you achieve your event vision while staying within your budget.


A Versatile Space

Enjoy the stunning park grounds for outdoor wedding ceremonies, recreational activities, or small tented events. Our spacious Banquet Hall can accommodate wedding receptions, corporate meetings, and large social events. The covered Observation Deck, with its panoramic river views, is the ideal setting for pre-event cocktails and conversation.

Exceptional Dining

Our preferred caterers are dedicated to making your event a success and will work with you to design a menu that fits your unique tastes and budget.

A Convenient Location

The central location of the Glastonbury Boathouse will make your event simple, stress-free, and enjoyable for you, your guests, and your vendors. Nestled in the heart of Glastonbury and situated on the stunning Connecticut River, your event party is just moments away from all of the state’s major highways as well as a wide selection of restaurants, shopping centers, salons, and hotel accommodations for traveling guests.

Nationally Recognized Venue

The Glastonbury Boathouse and Riverfront Park have earned national recognition from a number of prestigious organizations.  In 2020, WeddingWire selected the Boathouse as one of the 2020 Couples’ Choice Awards winners, based on our high scoring client reviews and overall ability to demonstrate superior professionalism, responsiveness, service, and quality.  The Glastonbury Boathouse is nestled among Riverfront Park, which has also been recognized in recent years by the National Parks and Recreation Association (NRPA) for Innovative Park Design and the International City/County Management Association (ICMA) for the Town’s ability to form diverse Community Partnerships to create the beautiful waterfront park.

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