As a whole, the state of New York is a winning choice for wedding locations. But when it comes to specifics, upstate New York weddings are some of our favorites! Gorgeous scenery and beautiful venues are abundant in upstate New York, so if you’re searching for the ultimate East Coast wedding locale, look no further! Keep reading for some of our favorite things about this dreamy destination below!

Upstate New York Wedding Venues 

From ballrooms to historic manors to barns, there are tons of great wedding venue choices for an understated or luxurious upstate New York wedding. Country clubs with picturesque golf courses offer privacy, serene views of the green, and beautiful ballrooms with luxurious accommodations. While historic manors and properties offer gorgeous gardens, unique architectural details, and a chance to relive some of the grandeur of eras that have long since passed. Whether you’re looking for a white winter wedding, a temperate spring celebration, or fall nuptials filled with changing foliage, the region offers tons of beauty no matter the season you choose for your wedding in upstate New York. 

Guest Experience 

One of the many perks of upstate New York weddings are the sites and experiences your guests can enjoy if attending from out of town! When New York is mentioned, many people unfamiliar with the beauty of this great state automatically think of the hustle and bustle of the city, and not of all the natural beauty that the upstate region holds. Lakes, waterfalls, and national parks are aplenty in upstate New York as well as museums, Renaissance festivals, botanical gardens, and more. If you and your new spouse decide to stay local after the wedding or honeymoon somewhere tropical or afar, you can guarantee your guests will have the experience of a lifetime taking in the sites, smells, and sounds of upstate New York!

No matter which location or season you choose to get married in in upstate New York, Elysium Events will be there to capture every detail of your day, giving you memories that’ll last a lifetime!


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