If you’re looking for a wedding reception hall in Connecticut or a party venue in Connecticut, we have compiled a list of some of our favorites. Depending on what kind of party you’re having, there a numerous reception halls and party venues to consider. Below are some of Fitzgerald’s Fine Catering favorites for wedding receptions, corporate catered affairs, and special event caterings in Connecticut with a with a brief overview of thier features.


For more information about each venue, floor plans, and maps and directions, just click on the venue name.

Waveny House in New Canaan

   Waveny House is a Town of New Canaan municipal building located in the beautiful Waveny Town Park and managed through the New Canaan Recreation Department. Waveny House, a large Tudor mansion, was constructed in 1912 for the Lewis Lapham family and was purchased by the Town of New Canaan in 1967. The first floor of Waveny House consists of the grand hall, library, sitting room, dining room, breakfast room, billiard room, a patio overlooking the beautiful grounds, and a complete commercial kitchen.

Burr Mansion in Fairfield

  As you enter the gates of this historic landmark you will be transported to a place of timeless elegance. One of the most beautiful venues in Fairfield, Burr Mansion provides the perfect backdrop for your seated dinner, corporate meeting or grand wedding reception. Conveniently located near downtown Fairfield, it is easily accessible for out-of-town guests.

Lighthouse Point in New Haven


The Carousel at Lighthouse Point Park is a unique historic facility. Besides housing the antique Carousel, the building provides ample space for private functions with beautiful views of New Haven Harbor and Long Island Sound, especially at sunset.


Penfield Pavilion in Fairfield

  Penfield Pavilion is a newly renovated, year-round waterfront facility overlooking Penfield beach and the Long Island Sound. This prime spot features a beautiful new banquet room and commercial warming kitchen, with state of the art amenities for your wedding, graduation or company outing. What better place to celebrate?

Gallaher Mansion in Cranbury Park, Norwalk

  Built in 1930 by industrialist/inventor Edward Beach Gallaher, Gallaher Mansion in Cranbury Park is limestone Tudor Revival mansion is styled with carvings, stained-glass windows and Walnut paneled rooms. It includes a large terrace and adjacent garden that make it perfect venue for outdoor entertaining. It’s available to rent for meetings, events, luncheons and weddings. Contact Recreation and Parks for details. (203) 854-7806