Sunset Terrace at Chelsea Piers





Have a classic New York wedding overlooking the magnificent Hudson River. Enjoy panoramic views of the Statue of Liberty and the New Jersey skyline, as well as sailboats, luxury yachts and passing ocean liners. Located at the western tip of Pier 61 on the second floor of Sky Rink, this riverside event space can accommodate a range of event formats and help you create your perfect wedding day. On warm spring days and summer nights, open the glass doors to let the cool breeze flow though. Complement your unforgettable wedding night with breathtaking sunsets at this unparalleled event location. Recommended as one of the top most affordable wedding venues in New York City, Sunset Terrace and its venue managers are available to make your every wish come true.

Venue Style

Event Center, Ocean/Waterfront View, City/Skyline View


Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 130 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 150 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by 1:00AM.

Rental Fees

There is a $750.00 rental fee for a 5-hour wedding reception on the Sunset Terrace. There is an additional $750.00 fee if you would like to have the ceremony on-site as well; making the total rental fee for a ceremony & reception $1,500.00. We factor an additional hour for the ceremony. The venue allows for 5 hours (reception only) or 6 hours (ceremony & reception) of event time excluding set up and clean up time. Additional hours can be arranged. Please inquire with venue wedding coordinator for more details.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Sunset Terrace at Chelsea Piers is estimated at between $20,772 and $23,293 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Wedding planning services
Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Podium and/or stage
Coat check room
Tables and chairs provided
Upgraded chairs
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Day-of coordinator
Kitchen for prep only
Public garage

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Food & beverage minimum
Wheelchair access limited
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking in designated areas only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 2:00AM
No pyrotechnics or decorations which may damage the property