Buena Vista




For the bride looking for classic, understated elegance close to Wilmington, consider Buena Vista! With both indoor and outdoor spaces, Buena Vista eagerly awaits to help you bring to life the wedding you’ve envisioned. Style and elegance exude from all corners of the estate, and the surrounding grounds with manicured lawns brick-lined paths create the perfect photo backdrop. Inside the stately manor, warm wooden accents welcome you and your guests in for a relaxed yet sophisticated time as you toast, dine and dance the night away in celebration of your newly married status. Fall in love all over again when you host your wedding festivities at Buena Vista!

Venue Style

Historic/Landmark Building, Outdoor


Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Outdoor Ceremony: 250 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 80 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 250 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start 2 hours prior to event start time. Events must end by 11:00PM.

Rental Fees

The rental fee is $3,000 for a ceremony and reception and includes 5 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The fee for a ceremony only wedding is $1,300. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $600/hr.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Buena Vista is estimated at between $7,745 and $14,193 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Coat check room
Upgraded chairs
Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Day-of coordinator
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot
Dance area
Reception tables and chairs provided

Special Restrictions

Venue must approve all decorations
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Approved outside caterer allowed
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
No smoking
Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer
Music must end by 11:00PM