Belle Isle State Park




Belle Isle's historic Bel Air area is popular and well-suited for weddings of all sizes. Belle Isle has seven miles of shoreline on the Northern Neck's Rappahannock River and provides access to Mulberry and Deep creeks. Belle Isle State Park's Bel Air historic area is frequently sought by couples wanting a memorable and beautiful setting in which to tie the knot. Enjoy a wedding celebration in an elegant setting full of historic charm, with grand trees framing your romantic ceremony. Situated on the ample 33-acre grounds are the Colonial reproduction Bel Air House and Bel Air Guest House. The park offers some amenities, such as tents for an outdoor celebration. You have full creative control over the rest of your wedding, including the caterer, musicians, and florists.

Venue Style

Historic/Landmark Building, Park/Garden, Ocean/Waterfront View, Outdoor


Outdoor Ceremony, Outdoor Reception


Max Outdoor Ceremony: 1,000 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 1,000 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by 10:00PM.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $670 to $3,152 for a ceremony and reception, as well as rental of the houses for the specified period. There is an option of using a picnic shelter in the public area of the park for a fee of only $90/day. Please inquire for mid-season pricing for April through May and September through November events.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Belle Isle State Park is estimated at between $2,697 and $12,413 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Coat check room
Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Overnight accommodations available
Day of onsite manager
Complimentary bridal suite
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

BYO alcohol
General liability insurance required
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Approved outside caterer allowed
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking outside only
Music must end by 10:00PM
$55 ABC license required for events serving alcohol