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Powder Ridge Wedding Venue – Middlefield, CT

Description of the Aesthetics, the Looks, and Feel

Are you looking for the ultimate destination wedding experience? Consider saying “I Do” on a mountaintop. This location has become one of the most popular among couples in recent years. A mountaintop ceremony allows you to be surrounded by an unobstructed view of the earth’s natural wonders — your big day is going to get bigger!

In the charming town of Middlefield, Connecticut, there is one hot venue that has been capturing the hearts of soon-to-be-married couples: Powder Ridge wedding venue. This property has a total land area of 255 acres on Besek Mountain, giving you stunning views that will leave you and your guests absolutely amazed. Not only is this place a great wedding venue, but it’s also a mountain park and resort. You will never run out of options in this versatile property!

As an admired Connecticut wedding venue, Powder Ridge offers you a full range of amenities and services to create your dream celebration, including:

  • Get married on a property with a total area of 255 acres, giving you amazing views of Mother Nature
  • Arrive at your scenic mountain top ceremony area by chairlift or tie the knot at the mountain’s base under a tent or by the pond
  • Have beautiful photos with the picturesque outdoor views as your backdrop
  • Host a truly rustic reception with up to 250 of your guests at The Lodge, featuring barn wood accents, stone fireplaces, and an outdoor patio
  • Treat your family and friends to a mouthwatering dinner at the Fire at the Ridge Restaurant
  • Dazzle your guests with campfire s’mores or an unforgettable cocktail and late-night stations
  • Secure your vehicles at the spacious parking area

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venue spotlight

 Powder Ridge


99 Powder Hill Road, Middlefield, Connecticut, United States

phone number

+1 (860) 349-3454

venue type

Mountain Park and Resort

A Brief Overview of the History

Powder Ridge wedding venue is a mountain park and resort, offering different outdoor activities, such as skiing, snowboarding, tubing, snow biking, mountain biking, and ziplining. This property also hosts summer concert series and teaches terrain-based learning.


Powder Ridge is a preferred wedding venue among couples looking for a unique destination to tie the knot. It is a full-service venue offering customized details, making a one-of-a-kind wedding experience for you and your guests. The management prides itself in providing a personal approach that is uncommon in the wedding industry. As a testament to their service excellence, Powder Ridge has been given the prestigious “Couples’ Choice Award” by WeddingWire in 2018.

Notable Features

This Connecticut wedding venue has a lot to be proud of. The 255 acres of land give you a vast area to create a memorable wedding experience. It gives you the option to have a unique mountaintop ceremony will your guests await by the charming gazebo. If you don’t want a dramatic entrance, you can go for a quaint ceremony at the base of the mountain under a tent or by a pond. Either way, your photos will look amazing and your guests will have a day to remember!

Accommodations for Ceremonies And Receptions

Powder Ridge wedding venue offers both indoor and outdoor areas for your epic day. The Lodge can house up to 250 people, giving you a spacious site for your nuptials. It also offers special micro-wedding packages for up to 25 people. The package includes exclusive use of the Bridal Suite and a choice of either mountaintop or pond-side ceremony. The best news is that your reception will be held at Fire at the Ridge Restaurant and Tavern!

Pricing, packages, and potential fees

Powder Ridge wedding venue offers versatile packages. A ceremony-only package at the mountaintop is priced at $2,500 while the base mountain ceremony is valued at $1,200. The reception package costs $99 per person. All prices are exclusive of a 20 percent gratuity and CT sales tax. For more details, check out their pricing page:

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