Treat your guests to their first progressive-style event at our castle-like estate! After getting ready for the big day in our grand suites, begin your fairytale wedding with the ceremony in our enchanted outdoor courtyard. Next, transition to the historic mansion (built in 1892!) for cocktail hour on the main floor and in the sophisticated club room.
Dinner will follow just steps away in the ballroom, and your event will end with more cocktails & merriment in our posh, two-level carriage house. Each Van Dusen event space included in your package has its own unique persona, each area more striking than the last.
Rental Period is from 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
THE HISTORIC MANSION
Mansion main floor - great for cocktail hour
Bridal Suite Makeup Room
Groom’s Club Room
Secure Gift Room
Historic Antiques on display
Surround sound speakers
THE CARRIAGE HOUSE
Wooden dance floor
Upstairs perimeter lounge
New York style lounge furniture
Uplighting - you choose your colors!
Custom dancefloor monogram
State-of-the-art DJ sound & light
Gold Chiavari chairs
Gold charger plates
Gold mercury glass votives
Guest tables, head table
Linens, napkins, silverware, dishes
On-site catering kitchen
Surround sound speakers
Outdoor courtyard area - great for ceremony
Cafe string lights
White garden folding chairs Arbor
AT THE VAN DUSEN
A grand, luxurious wedding can be overwhelming and stressful, totaling an exorbitant cost. A petite wedding provides a beautiful celebration where the planning is done, the price is right and the stress is non-existent!
The all-inclusive, petite wedding experience is designed specifically for couples who desire the simplicity and affordability of a small wedding, but still want that traditional, beautifully curated experience at The Van Dusen Mansion.
Are you looking for something truly unique? A progressive-style event offers a festive evening where guests journey through changing scenery in four distinct and unique areas of the meticulously restored mansion. Each area is more striking then the last. Your guests will be awed with its splendor and be engaged throughout the day!
ENTRANCE | THE MANSION
Guests will begin the event by stepping into the historic Van Dusen Mansion. This one of kind property will delight your guests with the beautifully restored period rooms. Upon first impression, your guests will know that this will be a unique and wonderful event.
CEREMONY & SOCIAL | THE COURTYARD
Your ceremony may take place in the romantic Courtyard, adorned by charming cafe lights- Guests will feel they have entered a hidden garden. Following your ceremony the social hour will take place inside the Mansion and on the front lawn area with gazebo, fountain and garden furniture.
DINNER | THE BALLROOM
Guests will journey next to the Modern Ballroom and dine under the sparkling chandeliers.
PARTY | THE CARRIAGE HOUSE
As dinner concludes, guests venture through the Courtyard to the beautiful Carriage House where they will enjoy music and dance the night away!