Smithfield and Isle of Wight County, Virginia, boast timeless charm and breathtaking landscapes, perfect for a destination wedding. Idyllic settings, historic venues, and warm hospitality create unforgettable memories.
Did you know that Smithfield is Virginia's “Encore Wedding Capital?”
What’s an Encore Wedding? It’s a second+ wedding...a little more relaxed, a little smaller in scale – and just right for Smithfield and Isle of Wight County’s more intimate venues. Of course, we welcome our “ingenue” (first time) brides as well!
Please note that the availability and details of these venues may have changed since our last update. Always contact the venues directly to inquire about their current offerings, availability, and any additional details you may need.
Smithfield VA Wedding Venues:
220 North Church Street, Smithfield, VA 23430, (757) 356-9939, SmithfieldCenter.com
A Smithfield Center Wedding captures the essence of the town of Smithfield in an elegant setting. The Center is a modern event facility with multiple rooms and amenities. Premier Special Events venue featuring a 5,000 sq. ft. multi-purpose space (which can be expanded to 8,000 with adjacent suites), flexible floor plan and waterfront location. Rental includes use of the 2,300 square foot outdoor deck.
Windsor Castle Park and Manor House
301 Jericho Road, Smithfield, VA 23430, (757) 356-9939, For rental information: SmithfieldCenter.com
Windsor Castle Park offers beautiful outdoor spaces, gardens, and a historic setting for romantic weddings and outdoor events. With its antique red barns and elegant Manor House, it’s an ideal Smithfield farm wedding venue. A favorite site for weddings, the gorgeous grounds feature the historic Manor House, antique barns and a natural amphitheater gently sloping to Cypress Creek. Tents are often set up at the top of the hill for receptions or refreshments.
15395 Bowling Green Road, Windsor, VA 23487, 757.357.5681
Harley's Haven is a casual barn out in the country, located in Windsor, VA since 2014. Our goal at Harleys Haven is to offer you a charming rustic wedding, with modern day conveniences. The rustic barn sits in a private area surrounded by beautiful, wooded views. Inside is a 24; cathedral ceiling in the main room, draped with soft white tulle and lights.
Historic St. Luke’s Church and Museum
14477 Benn's Church Blvd., Smithfield, VA 23430, (757) 357-3367, HistoricStLukes.org
St. Luke’s is one of our most popular wedding venues in Smithfield. This ancient church is a National Historic Landmark where people have gathered for nearly four centuries. It is "America's oldest Church of English origin," an ecumenical National Shrine open to everyone and offers a uniquely historic backdrop for weddings.
1750 Isle of Wight Courthouse
130 Main Street, Smithfield, VA 23430, (757) 356-9016, Facebook: 1750 Isle of Wight Courthouse
The Old Courthouse of 1750 is located in the heart of downtown Smithfield. Originally modeled after the Capitol Building in Colonial Williamsburg, the building is beautifully restored.
Isle of Wight Wedding Chapel
21402 Garrison Dr., Windsor, VA 23487, (757) 242-6309, IsleOfWightChapel.com
Located just outside the town of Windsor, specializing in intimate country weddings. Owner & Marriage Commissioner, Janice Hardison is happy to help plan the wedding, arrange the flowers, and see to all the other details.
Mansion on Main Bed & Breakfast
36 Main St., Smithfield, VA 23430, (757) 357-0006, Mansion-On-Main.net
A down-to-earth atmosphere in a home built at the height of Victorian elegance (1889) and enhanced with modern day conveniences, the Mansion offers a lovely historic setting for any special occasion. Savor generous Southern hospitality and home cooked breakfast buffets. The old fashioned garden and grounds are also available.
The Nelms House
308 Main St., Smithfield, VA 23430, (757) 357.2814
Enjoy the comfort of a beautifully decorated late Victorian home with all the modern conveniences for your next gathering. Choose an individual room, a whole floor or rent the entire house for your event.
New Branch Farms
14509 Lawnes Drive, Smithfield, VA 23430, 757.903.5953
New Branch Farms is one of Virginias newest wedding and event venues located in Smithfield just outside of Hampton Roads and the Southside area. Opening October 2022. A modern, industrial farmhouse vibe with 6 large glass panel doors that open up to a view of blue skies and open fields is a perfect backdrop for the casual bride and groom looking for a clean, fresh air feel to complement their amazing day.
4387 Joyners Bridge Road, Carrsville, 757.373.5922, Facebook: Piper Pines
A countryside venue in a romantic and rustic setting with a bridal suite and barn overlooking pastureland and a pond. The back doors open onto a beautiful, forest ceremony site. Black board fencing and country lanes add to the charm.
Smithfield Inn Restaurant & Tavern, Bed & Breakfast
112 Main St., Smithfield, VA 23430, (757) 357-1752, SmithfieldInn.com
Built in 1752, the Inn offers lunch & dinner in a lush, colorful garden gazebo, or the newly-renovated William Rand Tavern and dining room. Spend the night in one of the Inn’s historic rooms or suites and be treated to a southern-style breakfast.
The Smithfield Station Waterfront Inn, Restaurant, Bar & Marina
415 South Church St., Smithfield, VA 23430, (757) 357-7700, SmithfieldStation.com
Why not hold your wedding and reception in the same gorgeous venue as where you stay. The Station is the perfect choice for a wedding venue and accommodations. Overlooking the Pagan River, this unique establishment offers a Lodge, Boardwalk rooms/suites, and two romantic suites in a one-of-a-kind Chesapeake Bay Lighthouse. Amenities include marina facilities, outdoor pool, restaurant & lounge.
For a water theme, have your ceremony on the deck of your boat or the boardwalk at the Station with a reception featuring a seafood menu following. Also available is a small conference room with a gorgeous view of the Pagan.
17 N. Church Street, Smithfield, VA 23430, 757.797.WINE
This beautiful space in the heart of downtown Smithfield offers a site for weddings, engagements, photoshoots, and more! The Smithfield Winery is a boutique winery where people come together to celebrate, to create, and be inspired by beautiful artisan wines. Make precious memories with a Smithfield Winery Wedding.
71 Eagle Nest Lane, Smithfield, VA 23430, 757. 676.5945
SummerWind is a large outdoor venue avaiable to rent for weddings and special events for 150 participants or under. Tents and additional restrooms must be rented.
The Main Event by Emily
1602 S. Church Street, Smithfield, VA 23430, 757.357.2451
Yes! You can shop for your all-important wedding dress in Smithfield! The Main Event by Emily offers event planning, a full-service florist and a 1900 sq. ft. bridal/formal wear boutique featuring wedding dresses, jewelry, shower, wedding and special life event gifts. This area also is home to our consultation room where clients can meet with Emily's design staff, coordinating staff or other vendors, such as Harmony Woods Baked Goods or Hampton Roads Event Rentals.
Fleur de Fou
338 Main Street, Smithfield, VA 23430, 757.651.8235
A full-service florist offering flowers and gifts for any and all occasions serving Smithfield, Rescue, Battery Park, Carrollton, and Suffolk.
Crystal's Catering and Sweet Treats
Windsor, VA 23487, 757. 508.4936
Here's a sample menu by Crystal's Catering and Sweet Treats: Salmon, Chicken Cordon Bleu, Red potatoes, Brussels Sprouts, and Rolls with Fruit and Sweet Potato Pound Cake. Yum!
Genuine Smithfield and Isle of Wight County: A Slice of Southern Charm