Local Bridal Guide


Destination Ahead

Behold: Wedding weekends in seven picturesque New England spots, expertly plotted by local planners. All you have to do is tie the knot.


Pioneer Valley

LOCATION TO BOOK Host your big day at the historical Hotel Northampton, which features a grand fireplace, brass elevators, and an opulent ballroom. Guests will […]


Martha’s Vineyard

LOCATION TO BOOK Sheep meet the sea at Allen Farm, in quaint Chilmark. “The view is one of the most magnificent sights you could see,” […]



LOCATION TO BOOK Belle Mer’s four-season Water Salon offers breathtaking panoramas of Narragansett Bay—and two romantic fireplaces perfect for autumn and winter celebrations. MUST-HIRE VENDOR […]


Litchfield Hills

LOCATION TO BOOK Oenophiles and teetotalers alike will marvel at Hopkins Vineyard’s bucolic, dreamlike setting. Cagginello suggests stringing LED-light globes and lanterns around the trees […]


Lakes Region

LOCATION TO BOOK Tucked between Lake Winnipesaukee and the mountains, Mill Falls at the Lake, in Meredith, has two ballrooms to choose from for your […]


Penobscot Bay

LOCATION TO BOOK Rockport’s newly renovated Samoset Resort, with its gorgeous ballroom, two restaurants, and luxurious guest rooms, reminds Small of Kellerman’s Hotel in Dirty […]



LOCATION TO BOOK The Hildene, a circa-1905 Georgian Revival mansion, was built by Robert Todd Lincoln. Host an early-fall ceremony in the formal gardens, laid […]


Rooms With a View

When it comes to your wedding, it’s all about location, location, location—and stunning vistas, of course. Whatever your style, these city venues are guaranteed crowd-pleasers.

Something Blue

Think big for your something blue! From sprawling lakes to rustic rivers, New England’s gorgeous waterways are the perfect wedding backdrop.