Ballard's Inn

42 Water Street Old Harbor, P O Box 1818, Block Island, RI
Max Capacity: 3,000 people
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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Location
Venue Style
Amenities
  • Full Bar/Lounge
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
Features
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 3000
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 4
  • Special Features: Private Beach And Entertainment.
Serving the Block Island, RI Area
Capacity: 180  
$25 /person
The Imperial Room at Rhodes Place is located at One Rhodes Place, in the Edgewood Section of Cranston, and is adjacent to the historic Rhodes-on-the- Pawtuxet.The Imperial Room at Rhodes Place can comfortably seat 180 guests with a dance floor, or 200 guests without dancing. This beautiful room is a perfect setting for Wedding Receptions, Corporate Dinners, and Birthday and Anniversary Celebrations!
Serving the Block Island, RI Area
Capacity: 245  
$1,000-$2,000 /event
$55-$75 /hour
Launched from the Hope Artiste Village, Events on Main is an all-purpose event venue for Pawtucket Rhode Island. The beautiful building with old world construction, exposed red brick walls and oversized windows is the ideal destination for any event. Hope Events’ staff will help you create the night you have always dreamed of. With many decor and table options to choose from, you will be pleased when you walk into the room. The high ceilings and white pillars add to the venue’s charm. The room is enormous, with ample room for guest seating, a bar, and a dance floor.
Serving the Block Island, RI Area
Capacity: 125
 
$12-$150 /person
The Jake Speakeasy Lounge @ Ladder 133 Bar & Grill is a newly opened event space & lounge. With 1800 sq ft of open space it is the perfect space to hold your next event. The Jake offer a fully stocked bar, state of the art lighting and sound, Flat screen TV's, upscale comfortable atmosphere, free parking and a full catering menu. It is the perfect space for your next event. The Jake can accommodate up to 75 people in a sit down dinner atmosphere & 125 for a cocktail casual setting. For more information or pricing please call us directly.
Serving the Block Island, RI Area
Capacity: 2000  
@ The Deck Restaurant, located on Waite's Wharf in Historic Downtown Newport, Rhode Island, is an extraordinary choice to host your Wedding, Wedding rehearsal Dinner, Brunch, Welcoming party or any upcoming special occasion. We invite you to come experience the culinary likings of Chef Matthew J. Holmes which are sure to please your guests and family and make the most memorable dining experience Newport has to offer. Having both inside and outside venue options coupled with delectable cuisine choices for an event menu makes for easy planning. Join us inside for a cozy warm setting for your family affair with our upscale dining choices or join us outside on our patio for a breathtaking sunset extravaganza. Both offer a fabulous culinary experience, great ambiance and outstanding service that makes for the most memorable dining occasion. We will work with your budget and desired style and deliver the most spectacular event right on the Water!