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The Woodwinds – Branford, CT

The Woodwinds is a beautiful European Country Manor centrally positioned in Branford,
Connecticut. This stunning location is no doubt, one of the most sought after wedding venues in
the Tri-State area.

This incredible wedding venue in Connecticut offers a variety of features that caters for
every style of wedding, including:

● Intimate garden wedding ceremony locations
● Large, elegant and sophisticated ballrooms
● A grand staircase
● Marble dance floors
● Crystal chandeliers
● Luxurious bridal suites
● Superior award winning cuisine
● Stunning landscaped gardens and patio
● And more more importantly

If you are still searching for your perfect venue be sure to bookmark our List of Wedding Venues in CT!

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The Woodwinds


29 Schoolgrounds Road, Branford, Connecticut 06405

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Country Manor, Ballroom, Garden, Banquet Hall, Terrace, Patio

Weddings at The Woodwinds

Woodwinds is the perfect venue for weddings and it has received many accolades over the years from The Knot and Wedding Wire and has been awarded with several ‘Best Wedding Facility’ titles from local publications since it opened its doors in 2007.
The attention to detail that you receive from their highly experienced staff will leave you feeling relaxed and completely pressure free on your wedding day and in the preparation stages. 

With their incredible level of service and award winning cuisine provided by Chef Silvo Suppa, the renowned Executive Chef and owner of Cafe Allegre of Madison, you’re sure to find this wedding venue the ideal setting for your precious occasion.

Ceremony Locations

Every bride and her special bridal party will have full complimentary use of the specially designed luxurious bridal suites to prepare for the wedding ceremony.  Wedding ceremonies at The Windwoods are held in the beautiful grounds either next to the stunning waterfall, in the manicured landscaped gardens or by the garden gazebo.

Reception Venues

There are two elegant ballrooms at this wedding venue which when combined can host wedding receptions of up to 600 people.  These stunning ballrooms have imported marble dance floors, elegant bronze chiavari ballroom chairs, impeccable linens and dining wear and are soaked in natural light from the french doors and windows which set the perfect backdrop for your special occasion.

Pricing, Packages, and Potential Fees

Woodwinds wedding menus and packages can be found on their website click here for more details however, they do not display any direct pricing.

Here Comes The Guide has featured the venues wedding pricing as follows:

Ceremony Fee – $500 per event for $1 per ceremony chair required

Package Rates from $75 – $99 per person (depending on time of year)

Service Charge or Gratuity – 18%

The above rates have not been confirmed so we would recommend that you contact the venue directly for their latest package pricing and venue fees as they can vary from season to season The Woodwinds also provide unique special offers throughout the year, you can find their latest wedding offers here

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