The Boathouse at Rockets Landing




The Boathouse promises a truly one-of-a-kind, waterside special occasion - the first venue of its kind in Richmond, VA. Host your special day along the banks of the James River at historic Rocketts Landing where your guests will enjoy beautiful views of the river and the city skyline with food prepared by The Boathouse culinary staff. Enjoy scenic views as you exchange vows in a stunning outdoor ceremony. Afterwards, you’ll have the opportunity to take wedding photos with your new spouse and wedding party. Pose next to beautiful sailboats while the sun sets over the water. Next, continue the party indoors for your reception. The Staff Event Coordinators are available to meet with you during the planning period, and are available via phone and email to answer questions you may have to make this an enjoyable experience. Your wedding at The Boathouse will provide a distinctive and memorable experience that you and your loved ones will remember forever.

Venue Style

Event Center, Outdoor


Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


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

Time Restrictions

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

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $950 to $3,200 for a ceremony and reception and includes 5 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The fee for a day time wedding ranges from $950 to $1,200. Daytime Friday weddings are not available on peak season. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $950/hr. Please inquire with event coordinator for bar packages after 4 hours.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at The Boathouse at Rockets Landing is estimated at between $13,396 and $20,307 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Event coordination
Bride's dressing area
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Day of onsite manager
Champagne toast
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot

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 and outdoors
Smoking in designated areas only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by midnight