Your Perfect Day-Your Way.
Thank you for considering the Vandiver Inn for your special day--whether it's a 150+ person wedding, a 20 person intimate wedding, or even a vow renewal, we'd love to assist you in creating, and experiencing the special events in your life. We believe life is a special event!
We've worked hard at the Vandiver for over 20+ years to become one of the most trusted, and highly rated, wedding destinations in the Mid-Atlantic region. We actively strive to become your trusted partner in creating your special day, from your first meeting with us all the way until the last song of your reception plays.
Ultimately, when you have your wedding at the Vandiver Inn, our goals are for you, along with your family and friends, to:
Savor the Food
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We are proud to be able to offer award-winning, gourmet dining to you and your guests.
Our menus are locally-sourced whenever possible, and highly customizable to fit the tastes and needs of you and your guests. Want us to recreate a family recipe for you? Not a problem. Is one meal not enough? Talk to us about Rehearsal Dinners and Post-Wedding Brunches!
Relax and Have Fun
We are more than just an event space to have a wedding, and we all work closely as a team at the Vandiver Inn to offer a full-service support team during the planning process, as well as the big day itself! With help making timelines and floor plans, picking menu options, and making sure your day runs smoothly when it arrives, we've got your back!
Celebrate in a Beautiful Space
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We offer both indoor and outdoor Ceremony options, featuring our 120-year old Garden Gazebo, The Pavilion, and inside the Mansion itself (for intimate weddings).
We never have more than one wedding in a day, ensuring that you and your guests can freely explore throughout the gardens and firepits, inside the elegant historic mansion, out on our expansive porches, and more.
For your reception, we can ensure your comfort in our year-round (heat/AC), 3,000ft Pavilion. We are able to comfortably accommodate up to 175 people--but can also provide a cozy and intimate space for 10 people too!
Eat, Stay, Love.
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We are conveniently located just steps away from waterfront restaurants, parks, and shopping in the heart of Historic Havre de Grace.
Conveniently located between Philadelphia and Baltimore, and yet far from the hustle of the city, you and your guests have to ability and convenience of staying onsite in one of our 17 charming guest rooms.
With so much room, we can ensure plenty of space for getting ready, a first look if you choose, gathering with family, taking photos, dancing the night away, oh... and sleeping of course.
Curious what your wedding day will look like at the Vandiver Inn, from start to finish? Click the buttons below to check out our virtual wedding day walk-through, and photos from different Vandiver couples, and imagine YOUR big day.
Click on either of the packets below to learn more about the Vandiver Inn Wedding Experience, including pricing, menu options, what's included, and more!
Still want to know even more? Contact us--we'd love to hear from you!
Getting married somewhere else, but want to have your Rehearsal Dinner/Lodging/Etc. with us? We'd love to hear from you too!
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I cannot say enough good things about the Vandiver Inn. The staff from, our coordinator to the owner, were all incredibly helpful in making our big day perfect and memorable. The venue is absolutely beautiful and the food is simply amazing. I'm so happy with the entire experience and glad we chose the Vandiver for our wedding.
Robin M. | Married 10.3.21
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