In the Hudson Valley
The Hudson River Valley is nestled between the bustling cities of Manhattan and Albany. It is a getaway destination filled with spectacular views, historic estates, rolling vineyards and breathtaking gardens. No matter what time of year your special day is, the beautiful Hudson Valley offers charming villages, magnificent art galleries and elegant restaurants suitable for any romantic destination wedding closer to home.
From modern style, to country rustic, the Hudson Valley has
a venue to suit your vision.
THE ADVENTUROUS COUPLE
Does skydiving from 15,000 feet or zip lining over treetops excite you? Can you envision you and your bridal party tubing down the Esopus River or checking out the “Lemon Squeeze” at Mohonk Mountain before the big day? The Hudson Valley has endless activities for friends and family who love the outdoors and for those happy to embrace a little adventure.
THE ARTSY COUPLE
Are you a couple who embraces the arts? Entertain out of town guests with a show at the historic Bardavon Opera House in the heart of Poughkeepsie. If art galleries are your forte, the DIA in Beacon is home to art exhibitions from the 1960's to present. The historic Olana is the home of Frederick Church, one of many artists drawn to the areas' beauty. The Hudson Valley has an abundant presence of diverse art within its communities, guaranteed to stimulate anyone’s artistic interest.
THE ECO-FRIENDLY COUPLE
This couple is more aware of their carbon footprint than others. Green weddings are becoming more common; couples are turning to recycled paper for invitations, wildly grown flowers are used for centerpieces and the use of locally grown foods are of much importance. The Hudson Valley is filled with local farm vendors and wineries capable of supporting an eco-friendly event of any size.
THE BOOK NOOK COUPLE
Does the historic element of the Hudson Valley fascinate you? There is rich history dedicated to the men and women who have settled along the Hudson River. Tour the library of our 32nd President, Franklin D. Roosevelt, or visit the famous Vanderbilt and Mills Mansions. Enjoy the exquisite landscaping and wonderful gardens filled with history while celebrating your big day.