Ballard's Inn

42 Water Street Old Harbor P O Box 1818 Block Island, RI
Welcome to Ballard’s inn. Have a look around and see why everyone who comes to Block Island calls Ballard's their home for vacation fun and relaxation. Recipient of 5 awards from Offshore Magazine, Ballard's Inn is the only place to be on Block Island. Great occasions call for a great venue and Ballard's is the place. Whether you're planning an awards banquet, anniversary, fund-raiser, planning meeting, wedding reception, reunion, or birthday bash, we can easily accommodate 3,000 of your closest friends. Ballard's catering choices are as easy to select as they are satisfying. Select from a wide variety of food and beverage options to meet any catering challenge…from breakfast, lunch and dinner to innovative conference breaks and cocktail receptions. At Ballard's there is plenty to do. We have a beautiful quarter mile life guarded beach, filled with activities for those looking for adventure and those seeking relaxation. Large indoor and outdoor event venue. Our very own beach to host events and weddings. No event too big or too small. Located on its own private beach, Ballards offers the ideal location for a wedding or private event.
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Event Spaces
Beachside Patio
Dining Room
Harbor Patio
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Location
Amenities
  • Air Conditioned
  • Cafeteria/Snack Bar Available
  • Data Port on Guest Room Phone
  • Full Bar/Lounge
  • Gaming Available
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Laundry/ Dry Cleaning Service
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
Features
  • Credit Cards Accepted: Master Card, Visa And American Express
  • Cuisine: Relax and have lunch or dinner at our restaurant overlooking the Atlantic.
  • Facility Location Setting: Located within walking distance of Old Harbor ferry dock- directly on beach. Offering the finest native seafood specialties and its very own beach bars.
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 3000
  • Nearest Airport: 1-5 miles
  • Nearest Overnight Accommodations: Less than 1 mile
  • Number of Club Level Rooms: 0
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 4
  • Number of On-Site Restaurants: 1
  • Number of Private Cottages: 0
  • Number of Suites: 2
  • Parking: Complimentary Parking
  • Proximity of Nearest Ski Area: 16-25 miles
  • Proximity of Neighboring Golf Course: 16-25 miles
  • Special Features: Private Beach And Entertainment.
  • Total Number of Guest Rooms: 6
  • Year Built: 1987
Warwick, RI  
Capacity: 300
Harbor Lights, with its central bayside location and unmatched amenity package, may well be RI’s most distinctive destination for weddings, celebrations, parties, testimonials, fundraisers, galas, and corporate gatherings.Our tastefully appointed and furnished Grand Ballroom features a flexible space system to elegantly accommodate receptions, parties and meetings of all sizes, from intimate gatherings to spectacular affairs. Our spectacular new Seaside Terrace is the ideal choice for tented receptions for even larger gatherings or seaside ceremonies against the sweeping vistas and backdrop of the bay. Tying the knot should be the happiest moment of your life. Our professional wedding planners are dedicated to assuring it is, orchestrating every detail to help you create a celebration that is uniquely yours – a Harbor Lights wedding experience that will be the most unforgettable occasion of your new life together.
Pawtucket, RI  
Capacity: 150
$349 per event
Arcade Games, Pool Table, Juke Box. Host Birthday Parties, Family Reunions, Wedding Showers, Communion / Baptisms, Baby Showers, Holiday Festivities, Anniversary Parties, Graduations, Bachelorette & Bachelor Parties and Retirements Parties at our Banquet Hall! Bring your food and drinks. Seats 150