Westport Arts Center

51 Riverside Ave, Westport, CT
Max Capacity: 150 people
The Westport Arts Center (WAC) is a nonprofit visual and performing arts organization located along the banks of the Saugatuck River. WAC’s 1,000 square foot contemporary Gallery is available for private, nonprofit, and corporate rentals. Our venue offers a unique environment for special events including business meetings, fundraisers, birthday parties, bridal showers, educational workshops, as well as many other kinds of celebrations and gatherings. Professionally curated arts exhibitions surround the meeting space, and serve as a platform for lively discussion or as a quiet contemplative backdrop. Attendees can mingle while sipping wine and sampling hors d’oeuvres or sit down for a more formal event or presentation. The layout of certain exhibitions may limit the capacity of the Gallery. WAC’s Event Managers will work with you to determine the best layout for your event.
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Amenities
  • Handicapped Accessible
Features
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 150
  • Special Features: Beautiful river view with small kitchen facility & cold-food storage, handicap access & bathrooms. small outside deck, tables and chairs for 100.
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 1,500
Serving the Westport, CT Area
Capacity: 150
 
$30-$115 /person
Located downtown in the heart of Tribeca and close to all of the subways, Gran Morsi, is the perfect location for your next event! Gran Morsi named after the Italian word for “bites,” epitomizes elegant simplicity. This airy and convivial two floor Tribeca restaurant specializes in boldly-flavored italian fare with a strong focus on small and shared plates, many of which are cooked in the brick oven. Gran Morsi provides both downtown Manhattan residents and visitors with a dining experience and event space fit for whatever they’re in the mood for, whether it’s a special occasion celebration, a casual event with friends.an intimate evening. We have several packages to choose from, all of which are customizable. Our chef and events team will work with you to create the ideal menu for any event you’re planning. At Gran Morsi, we to host a variety of events, including 1st birthday parties, bridal showers, baby showers, corporate dinners, cocktail parties, wedding ceremonies, receptions, group lunches, brunches, dinners, we do it all! Our private event space accommodates about 125 guests seated and 175 guests standing. For smaller events of 15 guests and up, we are able to make to the private event space more intimate. We have elevator access for any guests who may need it. Complete with a large living green wall, the space exudes a romantic, intimate yet inviting energy. Our main floor space accommodates 85 guests seated and 125 guests standing, and is available for buyouts. Both of our floors contain a private bar, sound system, and three individual restrooms. For larger events we are able to open both floors for events and we are able to accommodate 200 guests seated, or 300 guests standing. For wedding ceremonies and receptions, we typically hold a ceremony on our ground floor space (shown above), and a reception in our event space. For pictures of our event space, please click on the private events tab. Both of our floors have a private entrance, restrooms, full bars serving beer wine and cocktails as well as sound systems. All of our events come complete with a dedicated staff for the duration of the event to ensure the utmost attention.
Serving the Westport, CT Area
Capacity: 300
 
$50 /person
The Radisson hotel has been serving the Queen City of the Sound for over 40 years. The only full service hotel in lower Westchester is equipped with a beautifully renovated ballroom and conference facilities and amazing customizable cuisine. In conjunction with our vivacious catering and sales team, we can carry on the tradition of personalized, friendly service. With a variety of packages available, we can accommodate all of your event needs. We can help you with any celebration, big or small, day or night, regardless of your budget. From bar mitzvahs to pharmaceutical conferences, sweet 16’s to small board meetings, we have the experience to plan your function from beginning to end. With 129 new guest rooms, a New York Times reviewed restaurant, complimentary parking, engaging staff, and a variety of spaces and menus to choose from, our venue offers guests one stop shopping for all of your event and hotel needs.
Serving the Westport, CT Area
Capacity: 400  
Welcome to Bowlmor White Plains—a thoroughly unique entertainment experience that brings electro-cool bowling, distinctive nightlife, and inventive culinary creations to some of America’s most storied suburbs. Located less than a mile off I-287, Bowlmor White Plains lets you dine, party, and play in a most unusual and exceptional way—with 56 lanes of bowling, three unique bar & lounge areas, and an expanded arcade featuring 50 interactive games. With more than 60,000 square feet of artfully designed fun, deliciously inventive menus, and a dedicated team of party professionals, Bowlmor White Plains is an upscale entertainment experience that’s worthy of Westchester County. Visit Bowlmor White Plains today and discover the area’s premier destination for date night, family night, dream-come-true kids parties, and the very best in corporate events.
Serving the Westport, CT Area
Capacity: 200  
$115-$150 /person
$1,000 /event
Knollwood Country Club is the perfect location to make every event memorable. With both indoor and outdoor venues, and private rooms overlooking the golf course, Knollwood is the perfect location for that special occasion! Private events from 20 - 200 are easily accommodated with on site services ranging from menu planning and decorations to entertainment. Choose between our various size rooms based on the ideal atmosphere for your group, select the menu that will fit your theme or taste, allow us to find the entertainment that will make your event memorable. Take the pressure off of yourself and let us help you plan your special event!
Serving the Westport, CT Area
Capacity: 800  
$10-$84 /person
Take the worry out of event planning by choosing a Crowne Plaza® meeting package. We specialize in intimate business functions but can seat up to 1,000. Need a quick response? We get back to you on space and dates within two hours, guaranteed.
Serving the Westport, CT Area
Capacity: 120  
$11.95-$30.95 /person
Offering excellent value among Shelton hotels, the Hilton Garden Inn Shelton hotel provides approximately 1998 sq. ft. of space to accommodate events, meetings, and special occasions for up to 100 guests. You can count on our talented team to make your experience memorable. Creative menus are another great reason to consider this Shelton, CT hotel for a special gathering.
Serving the Westport, CT Area
Capacity: 250
 
$375-$1,000 /event
The catering halls at the Norwalk American Legion are the perfect place to hold an upcoming birthday, meeting, mitzvah, reunion, shower, or reception. Our upstairs hall can accommodate up to 250 people. It can be transformed for a corporate event, dance, or seated affair. Our downstairs lounge is available for more intimate affairs. It can seat up to 80 people. Venue rentals are available to the public for private events. Contact us today to schedule a walkthrough!
Serving the Westport, CT Area
Capacity: 350
 
$29-$160 /person
The Waters Edge at Giovanni's hosts corporate events, weddings, rehearsal dinners, and bridal showers at their elegant water view location in Darien, Connecticut. Owners JoAnn & Sal Latorraca will orchestrate your special day to exceed your expectations and fulfill your wedding dreams. Conveniently located near beaches and parks for breathtaking photos on your special day. Flexible meeting space—suitable for full-buyouts, large meetings or breakouts Complimentary microphone, podium, screen, Wi-Fi AV experts available upon request Meeting planners available Direct water views Ample parking Easy access from CT and NYC Exit 9 off I-95