13 of the Best Outdoor Wedding Venues in NYC You’ll Love

New York City is a city that never sleeps and it’s one of the most exciting and popular travel destinations in the world. New York City offers some of the best wedding venues in the world. Whether you’re planning a large celebration or an intimate affair, the Big Apple should be at the top of your list of places to say “I do”.

Below is a list of outdoor wedding venues in NYC. There’s virtually no limit to the number of venues, the style of wedding, or the amenities to choose from. This list comprises different styles of open-air weddings, from artsy spaces to garden weddings, and everything in between.

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Arlo Soho – A.R.T. Soho, 231 Hudson Street, 11th Floor

If a chic and artsy wedding celebration is on your list. Arlo Soho is your venue. Right in the middle of Soho, this rooftop venue offers gorgeous views of breathtaking skyscrapers and 3,000 square feet of guest space. They can hose intimate weddings or larger events of up to 250 guests.

The space includes an illuminated indoor/outdoor bar but can also be customized to fit your wedding day theme. Since the venue has such incredible views, you won’t have to splurge on outside decor. Let the city naturally decorate your celebration.

Typical cost: Packages start at $1,250

Capacity: Up to 250 guests

Bonus: This rooftop venue offers chic furniture and other amenities for a no-fuss wedding day.

Find A.R.T. at Arlo Hotels or check out Facebook or Instagram.

620 Loft & Garden

Elegance and romance await the wedding couple at this historic venue overlooking fifth Avenue from atop the Rockefeller Center. This romantic rooftop has dramatic views of the heart of New York City’s skyline.

There are also manicured gardens, floor-to-ceiling windows, a reflective pool, and a gorgeous fountain to add to the charm.

The loft offers different wedding packages to fit your budget. Weddings can be celebrated during any season. The loft has special tents over their gardens so that they can be enjoyed during any season.

This venue balances New York charm with modern amenities but is set back away from the hustle and bustle of the city.

Typical cost: The starting site fee is $16,500 during the peak season and $13,500 during the off-season

Capacity: Up to 150 guests

Bonus: One of the unique things about the loft is that the scenery changes with the seasons. For instance, during Christmas, views of the Rockefeller Christmas tree are available.

Find 620 Loft & Garden at Rockefeller Center or check out Facebook or Instagram.

Marche Maman

Marche Maman is a French-inspired garden venue in romantic Manhattan. If you are looking for a more intimate celebration, this open-air venue adds a rustic charm with wooden chairs and tasteful trellises. and hanging lights The garden is in between two buildings and can accommodate up to 75 guests.

Weddings are accommodated by curated cuisine. The menu is French and American and is inspired by the administration’s favorite childhood dishes. This secret gem is a romantic getaway and offers something for everyone.

Typical cost: Packages start at $800

Capacity: Up to 75 guests

Bonus: The outstanding menu uses all local ingredients

Find Marche Maman at Marché Maman or check out Facebook or Instagram.

Bryant Park Grill

Bryant Park Grill is located in Bryant Park behind the landmark New York Public Library. This cozy restaurant adds sophistication and romance to your celebration. The Plane trees that surround the venue are inspired by the Jardin des Tuileries in Paris.

The restaurant has three main celebration areas: the Rooftop Terrace, the South Garden, and the interior of the restaurant. This venue is a fun and romantic way in which to tie the knot. There are plenty of photo opportunities and guests can enjoy the beautiful scenery.

Typical cost: Starting at $11,500 for 50 guests

Capacity: Up to 200 guests

Bonus: The catering vendors offer vegetarian and kosher menus along with their regular menus

Find Bryant Park Grill at Bryant Park Grill or check out Instagram.

Tribeca Rooftop

Tribeca Rooftop is a stunning venue located in the heart of downtown New York City. This industrial setting is in an old printing press from the 1920s and has breathtaking views of the Hudson River.

With 15,000 square feet of rentable space, this venue is more than capable of comfortably hosting a grand celebration.

This venue sees its space as a blank canvas, allowing you to paint the wedding of your dreams. Large windows allow plenty of natural light to flow in and the high ceilings of the indoor site provide an open-air feel, no matter the size of the guest list. You’ll exchange vows on the rooftop terrace with the city as your background.

Typical cost: $230 per guest

Capacity: Up to 720 guests

Bonus: The vendors offer several amenities, including Chiavari chairs

Find Tribeca Rooftop at Tribeca Rooftop or check out Facebook or Instagram.

Kimoto Rooftop Garden Lounge – Outdoor Terrace

NYC is famous for its never-ending hustle and bustle. However, there are places to visit to get away from the noise. If you’re looking for a tranquil rooftop wedding, Kimoto Rooftop Garden Lounge is a perfect option. The venue has an outside terrace, and a Japanese-inspired menu mixed with American classic fare.

Kimoto Rooftop is in the heart of Brooklyn, which has amazing nightlife. They set the minimalist aesthetic of the rooftop amongst potted plants climbing trellises and wooden accents.

The chic aesthetic is offset by the beautiful NYC skyline. Kimoto offers a fine culinary experience that is unique and memorable for you and your guests.

Typical cost: $4,500

Capacity: Between 25 to 150 guests

Bonus: The Kimoto chefs excel in culinary creations, including sushi, exotic cocktails, and an eclectic wine list

Find Kimoto Garden Lounge-Outdoor Terrace at Kimoto Rooftop or check out Facebook or Instagram.

Monarch Rooftop

The Monarch Rooftop is an eclectic venue set atop an 18-story penthouse hotel in trendy Herald Square. You can celebrate your big day with gorgeous views of the Empire State Building and downtown Manhattan.

You and your guests can celebrate on the sun-soaked open deck or the garden-inspired covered lounge. The airy aesthetic has vibrant colors and a jungle-inspired theme. The covered space allows open air and beautiful skyline views while providing shelter from the sun.

Monarch can host intimate weddings or large groups. They provide catering and an eclectic beverage menu with the rental. The decor is amazing with its skylights, comfortable lounges, and wood beam ceilings.

Typical cost: Packages start at $6,000

Capacity: Up to 300 guests

Bonus: Monarch Rooftop offers full-service packages and audio-visual rentals

Find Monarch Rooftop at Monarch Rooftop or check out Facebook or Instagram.

Faun Patio

Faun patio, in Brooklyn, offers a cozy backyard wedding. The event has casual patio furniture, wood fencing, and delectable Italian cuisine. This venue is perfect for smaller gatherings and the couple seeking fine cuisine. The venue accommodates customizable amenities such as linen, candles, and flowers.

At the center of the patio is a canopy tree, providing shade during the summer months. Faun also provides umbrellas for the outer perimeter. There are standing heaters for the cooler months. The wooden patio and chairs add to the rustic appeal and at night, cute hanging lights illuminate the site.

Typical cost: Packages starting at $750

Capacity: Up to 40 guests

Bonus: Faun offers custom menus and specialty drinks

Find Faun Patio at Faun or check out Facebook or Instagram.

New York Marble Cemetery

The name of this venue sounds ominous for a wedding day, but it’s a beautiful private garden set between high rises. This small venue has gorgeous lawns surrounded by beautiful flower gardens. The flowers and vegetation provide a peaceful setting in which to say “I do.”

The space is fully customizable, and they offer amenities like chairs and tables. You can host a BBQ, a picnic, or any event you can imagine. The venue is perfect for an intimate gathering away from the noise of the city.

Typical cost: $3,744

Capacity: Up to 40 guests

Bonus: This historic venue was founded in 1831 and has a storied past 

Find New York Marble Cemetery at New York Marble Cemetery or check out Facebook or Instagram.

New York Botanical Garden

NYBG is a historic venue established in 1891. This living museum rests on 250 acres and is one of the greatest botanical gardens in the world. They offer two spaces for the wedding ceremony.

The Stone Mill has stunning views of the Brooklyn River and the Garden Terrace with views of the Rockefeller Rose Garden.

The Stone Mill is set on the Brooklyn River and is surrounded by evergreen trees. This tranquil setting is ideal for 90 guests or fewer. The Garden Terrace Room is ideal for larger gatherings.

It has been recently renovated with huge windows that overlook stunning gardens, beautiful chandeliers, and state-of-the-art lighting. This setting is an elegant space that provides a gorgeous backdrop for your big day.

Typical cost: Between $195 to $225 per guest

Capacity: Up to 300 guests

Bonus: Constellation, the management team, strives to make a connection with their guests through culinary designs

Find New York Botanical Garden at New York Botanical Garden or check out Facebook or Instagram.

Terrace On The Park

Terrace On The Park is a gorgeous rooftop wedding venue in Flushing. The Penthouse setting is an elegant affair and is one of the Queen’s most sought-after spaces. The Penthouse has 3,000 square feet of space and can accommodate up to 300 guests.

The venue is indoor and outdoor, and guests can use both spaces for a customizable wedding. This elegant space has ambient lighting, floor-to-ceiling windows, and beautiful fauna on the rooftop. You and your guests will enjoy the views of downtown and Flushing Meadows Park, which provides many photo opportunities.

Typical cost: Packages start at $3.750

Capacity: Up to 300 guests

Bonus: The Penthouse Suite provides man amenities and an on-site manager 

Find Terrace On The Park at Terrace On The Park or check out Facebook or Instagram.

Midtown Loft & Terrace

The Midtown Loft and Terrace is a stunning rooftop venue with unbelievable views of the city’s skyline. They boast a retractable roof, perfect for a rooftop wedding no matter the season.

This 4,000 square feet open-air space can hold up to 150 guests. The decor is both classic and contemporary with mahogany floors, a fireplace, and carved stone railings.

This classy venue is large enough for your guests to roam around and enjoy the stunning views of Manhattan. The venue has plenty of rental amenities such as lights, a sky bar, and a photo booth.

Typical cost: Packages start at $10,000

Capacity: Up to 150 guests

Bonus: The retractable roof is a coveted feature that allows gorgeous winter weddings

Find Midtown Loft & Terrace at Midtown Loft and Terrace or check out Facebook or Instagram.

Pera Soho

Pera Soho is a chic and comfortable Mediterranean restaurant in the heart of Soho. This event is ideal for a small, intimate wedding of up to 40 guests.

The restaurant specializes in eclectic menus and al-fresco celebrations. The 240-square feet space has flowers and rustic furniture.

The space is tranquil yet surrounded by the sounds of SOHO. This dichotomy provides a unique experience that is matched by the restaurant’s culinary experience. This cozy atmosphere is perfect for small gatherings and those looking for a small wedding in the Big Apple.

Typical cost: Packages start at $35

Capacity: Up to 40 guests

Find Pera Soho at Pera Soho or check out Facebook or Instagram.

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