Radisson Hotel Rochester Riverside

Finger Lakes



Standing right in the heart of downtown Rochester is the Radisson Hotel Rochester Riverside, a world-class hotel wedding venue that enjoys picturesque location right alongside the Genesee River and across from the Convention Center. After sealing yourself to your beloved forever and taking memorable wedding photos before some of Rochester’s finest icons, retreat to the hotel to celebrate your union. Dance the night away in the Riverview Ballroom, an elegant space that features sleek, contemporary decor. The floor-to-ceiling windows also provide one-of-a-kind views of the Genesee River, which glitters with reflections of city lights in the evening. If you’re hoping to throw the bash of the year, host your reception in the Grand Ballroom, downtown Rochester’s largest venue space totaling at 8,821 square feet. Your guests will fill the ample dance floor and enjoy tastefully neutral color palette that is well-suited to personalized decor. Once your perfect night comes to a close, retreat to one of the Radisson’s suites for an unforgettable wedding night spent in the lap of luxury!

Venue Style

Hotel/Resort, Ballrooms


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 800 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 250 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 375 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by midnight.

Rental Fees

There is no rental fee for the reception but there is a food and beverage minimum applied to all events. The venue includes 6 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The set up fee for a ceremony ranges from $750 to $1,000.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Radisson Hotel Rochester Riverside is estimated at between $10,166 and $14,231 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
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Overnight accommodations available
Day-of coordinator
Champagne toast
Complimentary bridal suite
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot
Coat check can be arranged

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Food & beverage minimum
Venue must approve all decorations
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by midnight