WILMINGTON’S MOST LUXURIOUS DOWNTOWN EVENT SPACE

So Much Character…

The River Room is one of the most historic and iconic locations for weddings and events in downtown Wilmington. We are one of the only venues that are directly on the waterway, giving you and your guests one of the most stunning views for your event. Our large bay windows, overlooking The Cape Fear River let in the perfect amount of natural lighting and our expansive deck offers spectacular sunset views. Enjoy wonderful photo opportunities.

Your guests will love the accessibility of being able to walk to local restaurants, shops and hotels, allowing them to take in our vibrant and eclectic downtown. Our 2500 square feet of spacious indoor event space and Riverfront deck can accommodate up to 100 guests for your event. Many inclusions rather than having to pay additional for rentals.

Whether you live locally or are considering Downtown Wilmington as a destination for your wedding or social event, The River Room is the unique venue you have been looking for.

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HOSTING WEDDING AND SPECIAL EVENTS IS OUR SPECIALITY

How can we serve you?

The River Room is the perfect location for events of all kinds – wedding ceremonies, receptions, rehearsal dinners, bridal showers, corporate meetings, anniversary parties and much more!

Our beautiful venue has heartwood Pine beam rafters, Edison string Lighting, large bay windows, natural exposed brick and our favorite feature, one stunning view of the Riverfront. We strive to deliver exceptional customer service to our clients along with offering flexibility.

Weddings
Parties & Corporate Events

WHY THE RIVER ROOM?

Stunning Views and Great Guest Experiences

  • Wonderful views of the Cape Fear River
  • Magnificent sunset views
  • Beautiful architecture
  • Charming outdoor deck for smaller, intimate events
  • Walking distance to downtown Wilmington’s bars, restaurants, and hotels
  • Access to top vendors for easy planning experience
  • Expert wedding coordination
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Meet Our Venue Director

BRITTANIE RAQUEL

Brittanie, one of the leading wedding planners in Wilmington and is our in-house venue director. She is loaded with creativity and ideas, and is committed to giving you the best experience and to help with all of your venue-related questions!

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Brittanie Raquel

Brittanie promptly responded to every email and made setting up a tour super easy, and kept in touch to answer any questions we had throughout our planning.

Megan W. 

WE’VE BEEN HONORED TO HOST HUNDREDS OF CELEBRATIONS SINCE 2009

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