Wedding Category: CEREMONY & RECEPTION VENUES

Forge & Foundry Distillery

223 Main St. N.
Stillwater, MN 55082
Phone: 651.342.2242

Host your event at a small craft distillery right downtown Stillwater. Main tap room and upper floor space as well as river view rooftop deck available for small events.

The Stills

217 2nd St.
Stillwater, MN 55082
Phone: 651.359.6281

Max. Attendees
50 seated, 80 standing (whiskey lounge), 20 (bridal ready room)
# Lodging Rooms
55

Catered by Matchstick at Hotel Crosby this beautiful space is available to host events in the upper whiskey lounge and the convenient main level bridal ready room with multiple mirrors with the perfect make-up lighting. This modern space is located downtown just behind Hotel Crosby so your guests have easy access to the hotel or other downtown venues.

Stillwater Riverboats: Majestic Star Cruiseliner

525 S. Main St.
Stillwater, MN 55082
Phone: 651.430.1234

Max. Attendees
300
# Lodging Rooms

What better way to capture the romance of your wedding? Cruise the St. Croix River on the largest yacht in the Midwest, the Majestic Star! Comfortable, with a first level lounge, second level dining deck, third level large bar and dance floor, and a fourth outside deck for viewing the entire St Croix River valley. Ceremonies and receptions can be held while docked or cruising. The enclosed levels are comfortable and climate controlled.

Aurora Staples Inn

303 N. 4th St.
Stillwater, MN 55082
Phone: 651.351.1187

Max. Attendees
40
# Lodging Rooms
5

Just three blocks from historic downtown Stillwater, Minnesota, the Aurora Staples Bed and Breakfast Inn will help bring out the romantic spirit in you. This beautiful Victorian B&B can host your intimate wedding ceremony or bridal shower in the lovely gardens overlooking the St. Croix River or the Parlor warmed by a glowing fireplace. The Aurora Staples Bed and Breakfast has lovingly been restored to its original grandeur when Adolphus Hospes married Aurora Staples in 1892 and gave her the home as his wedding gift. Reserve the carriage house suite for the bride and groom’s wedding night.

William Sauntry Mansion

626 4th Street North
Stillwater, MN 55082
Phone: 651.430.2653

Max. Attendees
40
# Lodging Rooms
5

Host your intimate wedding ceremony at a historic mansion. Choose the outdoor gardens by the Moorish Fountain or inside the spacious Parlors
William Sauntry can “tailor” your wedding vision and help provide referrals for florists, photographers and/or caterers.

Rivertown Inn

306 Olive Street West
Stillwater, MN 55082
Phone: 651.430.2955

Max. Attendees
36
# Lodging Rooms
8

Enjoy a simply elegant ceremony surrounded by your family and friends. Rivertown Inn wedding packages include a one-hour rental for an intimate or romantic ceremony with up to 36 guests (includes wedding party). Couples have the option to add additional amenities, such as appetizers or a champagne toast. Couples may also choose to extend their celebration with a luncheon or dinner reception, an overnight stay in one of Rivertown Inn’s luxurious guest rooms or reserve the entire inn for your friends and family with our Exclusive Inn Rental.

Lift Bridge Brewery

1900 Tower Drive W
Stillwater, MN 55082
Phone: 1-888-430-BEER ext 3., events@liftbridgebrewery.com

Max. Attendees
150 Seated
# Lodging Rooms

We love hosting private events. We love them so much we want to marry them, and we can, and do. Yep, we have rehearsal dinners, wedding receptions and even wedding ceremonies at Lift Bridge Brewery! We make it super easy for you and your guests to have the most unique, laid back, cool and memorable life event! We have some preferred caterers but we can work with anyone. We will take care of setup, decorations for you, entertainment, all the nitty gritty details. Lift Bridge Brewery was even featured in Minnesota Bride Magazine for top brewery weddings! We’d love to celebrate with you!

Maple Island Brewing

225 Main St. N.
Stillwater, MN 55082
Phone: 651.430.0044

Max. Attendees
150inside, 200 with patio/40 Mezzanine
# Lodging Rooms

Downtown tap room available for private rental for events – main room, upper small mezzanine, patio.

JX Event Venue

123 2nd St. N.
Stillwater, MN 55082
Phone: 651.342.0176

Max. Attendees
500 seated/720 standing
# Lodging Rooms

Built in 1905, the Connolly Shoe Factory was renovated in 2016 to become JX Venue, one of the largest event venues in Minnesota. JX Venue boasts 14,000 sq feet of event space and has a capacity of up to 720 guests. The venue is perfect for large weddings, small celebrations and everything in between. Purposely ambiguous, the name “JX” is defined by the first class events that are hosted within the exposed brick walls. Clients have access to an unparalleled multimedia experience, optical illusion photobooth and a state of the art sound and light system. The space is dynamic, bursting with modern luxuries, while still celebrating the historic charm of the building. Every celebration feels intimate as the space is customized to match the exact vision and needs of the client.

Lady Chateau Private Yacht

422 Mulberry St. E.
Stillwater, MN 55082
Phone: 651.430.2770

Max. Attendees
50
# Lodging Rooms

For small wedding celebrations, charter your very own yacht on the St. Croix River. The Lady Chateau is the Midwest’s premiere charter yacht. This million and a half-dollar vessel cruises the beautiful and historic St. Croix River. From the moment you board, you are surrounded in the unparalleled luxury of warm teak interiors, leather furnishings, and beautiful art.

The Heights Hall and Club

5880 Omaha Ave. North
Oak Park Heights, MN 55082
Phone: 651.342.1249

Max. Attendees
350 seated/400 standing
# Lodging Rooms

Located with easy access from Highway 36 and to several area hotels, the newly remodeled “The Heights Hall and Club” awaits your special event. The wooden dance floor spans the entire space which is lighted by 5 crystal chandeliers and color LED lights to compliment any color of your choice. There’s also a private full size bar within the banquet space to serve your guests and ample free parking. Designed with great acoustics too.

Gasthaus Bavarian Hunter

8390 Lofton Avenue
Stillwater, MN 55082
Phone: 651.439.7128

Max. Attendees
100
# Lodging Rooms

The Gasthaus Bavarian Hunter is an authentic German restaurant with outdoor spaces among a forest of pines. Full service restaurant and bar. Indoor private space rental as well as outdoor spaces for wedding ceremonies or tented receptions. A truly authentic experience and venue.

Stillwater Event Center

1910 S. Greeley St.
Stillwater, MN 55082
Phone: 651.430.3274

Max. Attendees
225
# Lodging Rooms

The Stillwater Event Center has been hosting weddings and special events for over 32 years. We pride ourselves in excellent service and beautiful facilities.  Let us take the stress and worry out of the planning process. We are able to host both your ceremony and your reception at the same venue.

The OUTING LODGE

11661 Myeron Rd N
Stillwater, MN 55082
Phone: (651) 439-9747

Max. Attendees
300
# Lodging Rooms
7

Historic Georgian-style country manor in a wooded 300 acre park just north of Stillwater featuring outdoor and indoor ceremony and reception spaces. The Outing Lodge can be your private location for rehearsal dinner, ceremony, reception, and lodging.

DOCK CAFE

425 Nelson St.
Stillwater, MN 55082
Phone: 651.430.3770

Max. Attendees
55
# Lodging Rooms

Beautiful views of the St. Croix River either indoors or out.

THE LOFT AT STUDIO J

214 S. Main Street
Stillwater, MN 55082
Phone: 651.342.2416

Max. Attendees
250 seated/330 standing
# Lodging Rooms

Unique Loft-style event venue in historic location on Main Street just one block from the St. Croix River.  3,000 square feet for ceremonies, receptions, showers and reunions. Rustic, Chic, and flexible venue.

GOLF COURSES

Max. Attendees
175-400
# Lodging Rooms

APPLEWOOD HILLS GOLF CLUB – 11840 60th St. N, (651)439-7276,   capacity:  200
OAK GLEN GOLF CLUB
– 1599 McKusick Rd, (651) 439-6981 , capacity:  175-400
INDIAN HILLS GOLF CLUB
– 6667 Keats Ave. N, (651)-770-2301. capacity:  200
STONE RIDGE GOLF CLUB – 13600 N. Hudson Blvd, (651) 436-GOLF, capacity:  325
STILLWATER COUNTRY CLUB 
– 1421 N. 4th St, (651)439-7979, capacity:  175

CAMROSE HILL FARM

14587 30th St N
Stillwater, MN 55082
Phone: 651.351.9631

Max. Attendees
200
# Lodging Rooms

Outdoor wedding Ceremonies & Receptions.  The Farm has a private, personal appeal. You’ll feel at home here – from dressing in the 1950’s cottage, walking down the aisle flanked by gardens and classic statuary, to standing in front of a vine covered gazebo for your ceremony.   The Pavilion serves as a covered space in case of rain. It’s a 3 -sided building with a roof draped with vines. The Paddock is an informal gathering place after the ceremony to serve sparkling water or lemonade. Rustic, elegant charm describe the space – nestled next to the 1880 dairy barn.

PARKS

various locations
Stillwater, MN 55082
Phone: 651.430.8837

Max. Attendees
150, but varies depending on location
# Lodging Rooms

Stillwater has a few parks that couples enjoy getting married in from elopements to ceremonies.  You need to contact the city direct to book and find out more. The most popular parks located downtown Stillwater are Lowell Park (North of historic lift bridge: riverfront gazebo (45 max), South lawn area, or open air amphitheater) or Pioneer Park (upper bluff with stunning views of downtown with 3 sections of the park and a band shell available for private rental. The City of Stillwater parks department opens their calendar for bookings the following year on October 1st. Rental fees vary. Washington Square Park in town also has a gazebo that is very pretty for photos.

TRELLIS OUTDOOR Wedding Ceremonies

12125 80th St. North
Stillwater, MN 55082
Phone: 651.439.9039

Max. Attendees
50-250
# Lodging Rooms

Imagine your wedding ceremony in a beautiful garden setting with a tree covered pathway, heirloom gardens, white canopy tent, flowering urns and beautiful statuary just minutes from downtown Stillwater.  Gazebo or Canopy wedding ceremonies and elopements. Free parking. Bridal ready room.

Portside

317 S. Main Street
Stillwater, MN 55082
Phone: 651-342-1502

Max. Attendees
40-400
# Lodging Rooms

Private dining area with window views great for intimate wedding, rehearsal dinner, or bachelor/bachelorette parties.   Your Celebration Destination.  Full bar.  Extensive menus to fit your budget. Wifi. A/V equipment.

GRAND BANQUET HALL

301 S. 2nd Street
Stillwater, MN 55082
Phone: 651.430.1235

Max. Attendees
380
# Lodging Rooms

Elegant historic downtown ballroom with large stained glass feature on the ceiling and entryways, wood dance floor and adjacent antique bar. On-site catering company and on-site ceremony possibilities.

Stillwater Riverboats: Authentic Paddlewheel

525 S. Main Street
Stillwater, MN 55082
Phone: 651-430-1234

Max. Attendees
75-675 seated
# Lodging Rooms

Get married on the St. Croix River departing right from downtown on your choice of five charter boats with classic red paddlewheels and Americana charm. These authentic paddlewheel boat accomodations range in size from 75-500 guests and give couples the option of outdoor wedding ceremonies on the top deck or enclosed inside. Each boat has unique features like tin ceilings, wood interiors, twinkling sconces, Victorian decor, a stained glass bar, separate levels for cocktail bars, dancing or dinner. Consider partying the night away on the largest paddlewheel boat in the Midwest, the Avalon, the guests will love both inside and outside decks for your unique celebration. In addition to weddings and receptions, consider Stillwater River Boats for Grooms dinner, or Bridal shower, anniversary, or Rehearsal dinner.

Discover Stillwater