The Pavilions at Penfield Beach
Discover the enchantment of beachfront weddings at The Pavilions at Penfield Beach, located in Fairfield, CT. These captivating venues provide everything you need to create an unforgettable celebration with your closest loved ones. With a variety of event spaces, breathtaking views, and exceptional service, it is the perfect destination for every stage of your once-in-a-lifetime occasion.
Conveniently situated just 30 minutes from New Haven and a little over an hour’s drive from New York, The Pavilions at Penfield Beach offer a serene sanctuary for your special day. Each space has its own unique atmosphere and is thoughtfully decorated to exude a sense of tranquility, enhanced by captivating views of the Long Island Sound.
Choose between the exquisite Penfield Pavilion or the intimate Jacky Durrell Pavilion, based on your specific needs and wedding vision. For larger gatherings, the Penfield Pavilion provides a spacious setting with high-raftered ceilings, inviting furnishings, and the capacity to accommodate up to 180 seated guests or 300 for a standing reception. The Jacky Durrell Pavilion is perfect for more intimate celebrations, hosting up to 125 guests. Bathed in natural light, this charming space offers serene waterfront views and a warm wooden finish, creating an ambiance of rustic comfort. A list of preferred vendors is also available, including top-notch local photographers, caterers, DJs, and more, ensuring a seamless and exceptional experience.
Please note that as of October 31, 2022, Penfield Pavilion will be temporarily offline for a large-scale remediation effort, and we do not have a confirmed reopening date. However, the Jacky Durrell Pavilion remains open and available for reservations annually from mid-April to mid-October. Please plan accordingly as Penfield Pavilion will no longer be available for rentals after October 31, 2022.