Blue Ocean Event Center

North Shore




Do you dream of salt air kisses, waves lapping beneath your feet, wowing your guests with picture perfect views, and an elegant reception by the sea? At Blue Ocean Event Center, the only thing we overlook is the ocean, the perfect setting for the wedding day of your dreams. Surrounded by water on three sides, each of our stunning spaces provides panoramic views of the Atlantic from the Isels of Shoals to the Merrimack River and Cape Ann -- a view with a room. Catered by the on-site Seaglass Restaurant culinary team, our menus celebrate the bounty of the land and sea offering guests fresh, seasonal cuisine with an array of menu options and reception styles. Invite your guests to experience the beauty of a seaside wedding and award-winning dining in an exclusive beachside atmosphere that is unique and rejuvenating. Wedding ceremonies on the beach are an option in season.

Venue Style

Banquet Hall/Restaurant, Event Center, Ocean/Waterfront View, Beach, Ballrooms, Outdoor


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 150 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 200 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 350 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start 2 hours prior to start of event. Events must end by midnight.

Rental Fees

The site rental fee ranges from $1,500 to $2,500 for a reception and includes 5 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The venue fee includes floor length house linens and overlays, glass table centerpieces with pillar candle, chiavari chairs, dance floor, brides dressing area, complimentary guest parking and our expert events team to assist with planning the wedding of your dreams. There is a food and beverage minimum applied to all events. Outdoor beach ceremony and indoor ceremony space are both available; fees range from $300-$900.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Blue Ocean Event Center is estimated at between $10,892 and $16,788 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Wedding planning services
Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Ceremony arch
Dance floor
Podium and/or stage
Coat check room
Tables and chairs provided
Upgraded chairs
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Day-of coordinator
Champagne toast
Complimentary bridal suite
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot
Ceremony chairs included for indoor ceremony
Stage and concert quality sound system included w/ Blue Ocean Music Hall space rental
Outdoor beach ceremony space and set up available in season

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Food & beverage minimum
Venue must approve all decorations
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by midnight

$500 off Select 2019 Date

Book a 2019 Wedding Date and Receive: -$500 off Site Fee -Anniversary Dinner at Seaglass Restaurant - Champange Toasting Glasses. Join us for our Open House on February 24th, 2019 at 10:30am!

Enter promotional code 500OFFFRI when you book an appointment through Wedding Spot to redeem this exclusive deal.

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