Recommended Harrisburg, PA area Facilities and Vendors
Note that Tampa, Florida and surrounding area venues and businesses will begin to replace the following list which currently features businesses local to the Harrisburg, PA area:
Horse drawn carriages
(that go any distance) Willow Bend Stable. Call John at (717) 991-5639 or visit www.willowbendcarriages.com
Need a facility? This list of area facilities is not complete but does include most of the nicer venues in the Harrisburg, Lancaster, York, Hershey and Mechanicsburg areas of PA. The Rhythm System will gladly provide deejay services to any facility, anywhere.
Allenberry Resort Inn & Playhouse
Located along the Yellow Breeches Creek in Boiling Springs, PA, which is a few miles south of Mechanicsburg, Allenberry offers two banquet rooms to choose from as well as offers many outdoor ceremony locations. Pick the ideal spot for your nuptials and use my wireless and battery-powered ceremony sound system to ensure your guests can hear the entire service. Contact Leslie Sterner at 800-324-8716 or firstname.lastname@example.org or visit them at www.allenberry.com.
Antique Auto Museum in Hershey
A truly unique event experience. Make your next event something to remember. Their award winning venue provides professional service when you allow them to be part of your event. Call 717-566-7100 x 105 or visit www.aacamuseum.org.
Blue Ridge Country Club
This facility has two banquet rooms. The main ballroom is between a rectangle and a U shape which requires special consideration for the best sound coverage of the entire room. The exposed ceiling contains exposed an open view of beams and duct work and with a built-in dance floor area in the center of the room, you will enjoy a centralized entertainment area. Contact Kim Thomas at 717-545-5593 x 104 or email@example.com or visit www.colonialgolftennis.com.
Cameron Estate Inn
They offer services for intimate gatherings to lavish celebrations with different settings to host your indoor or outdoor event. Choose from their creatively designed packages, exquisite cuisine, expert coordination of the smallest details, and personalized service. Turn your dream wedding into a reality. Contact the Wedding and Special Event Coordinators today at: firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling (717) 492-0111. Packages and additional information online at: www.cameronestateinn.com
Carlisle Country Club
Best kept secret in Carlisle, at the intersection of Rt 11 and I-81. They provide exceptional culinary expertise as well as certified staff for your event of up to 200 guests. Open to the public / no membership is required to hold your event here. Very nice facility. Call Cathy Walters 717-243-6100 or visit www.carlislecountryclub.org.
Clarion Hotel in New Cumberland (formerly the Holiday Inn)
They offer several banquet spaces including the Pennsylvania Ballroom, a unique indoor atrium, and a stunning tented courtyard perfect for accommodating an unforgettable wedding. Metalaye believes in unmatched customer service, incredible food options, and décor touches that changes the way you think about “hotel weddings”. Contact Deb McClintock 717-774-2721 or email@example.com
Colonial Golf and Tennis Club
Located at 4901 Linglestown Road, Harrisburg PA 17112, Colonial Golf and Tennis Club features a wonderful picturesque Fairway Room for your cocktail hour, and a large accommodating Ballroom that can seat up to 275 people. Colonial brings a unique historical feel to your wedding in a newly renovated clubhouse that will leave your guests feeling like royalty. Visit www.colonialgolftennis.com or contact Kim Thomas at 545-5593 x104 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Built in 1938 by local newspaper magnate, John F. Steinman, Drumore Estate offers a unique blend of natural unspoiled beauty with tranquil, formal fountain gardens and unobstructed vistas across the beautiful Susquehanna River Valley. The 70 acre estate includes a magnificent 16,000 square foot Georgian inspired home surrounded by mature trees and shrubs. The estate is located in Martic Township, Lancaster County, Pequea, Pennsylvania which is minutes from Lancaster City. This is a great site for an outdoor ceremony and reception. Contact Karyn or William Regitz at (717) 284-5076 or visit www.drumoreestate.com
The Eden Resort offers several banquet rooms including intimate dining rooms, their Crystal Ballroom that's unmatched in elegance and beauty, the unique 3-story indoor atrium courtyard and even an outdoor courtyard perfect for your nuptials. The amenities are plush, modern and elegant. Wedding packages are available but they can also customize an experience to meet your tastes. Contact Merle Peduto at 717-560-8428, email@example.com or visit www.edenresort.com.
This is a spa, restaurant, banquet facility, garden, golf course, etc. resort in the Fishing Creek Valley about 5 miles north of Harrisburg, PA. The garden here is fantastic and so is the food! Call 717-599-5732 or visit them at www.felicitaresort.com.
Hershey Italian Lodge
Nice facility with friendly staff. This facility reminds me of an upscale diner, perhaps because it is a restaurant when not being used for banquets. Contact them at 717-534-1765 or www.hersheyitalianlodge.com.
Hershey Lodge and Convention Center
Large facility with many banquet rooms. Hershey attractions include Hershey Park, Hershey Gardens, Hershey Theater, Hershey Stadium, Hershey... Call 717-533-3311.
Located in the square of Harrisburg. One of the finest hotels with valet parking, airport shuttles, piano lounge and within walking distance of several downtown attractions such as the Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts, Eclipse and other clubs and bars near the State Capitol. Call the sales office at 717-233-6000.
Historic Shady Lane
Historic Shady Lane prides itself on providing an amazing background as well as great customer service for your wedding. The estate is located near I-83 and route 30. They only host one wedding per day on the 34 acre grounds, and you are free to select your own vendors, including the caterer. www.historicshadylane.com Contact Steve Kohr at 717-855-4665.
Holiday Inn "Harrisburg East" -> Now the Red Lion Hotel
Between Harrisburg and the Harrisburg airport, this hotel provides quality service and includes an indoor and an outdoor pool. 717-703-0730.
Holiday Inn "Harrisburg Hershey" (but it's in Grantville)*
This hotel is about 15 miles north-east of Harrisburg, closer to Hershey and Lebanon, and includes a live country music dance club. The hotel features three ballrooms with crystal chandeliers and marble dance floors. Call 717-469-1554 or visit www.stayholiday.com
Top of the line facility includes indoor fountain lobby and view of Hershey. Golf course is nearby and so are the Hershey Gardens, Hershey Park, Hershey Stadium, and everything else in Hershey! Call Heather Hoffman at 717-533-2171.
I.W. Abel Hall
Located in Steelton, just the next town south of Harrisburg, it is part of the Steelworkers Union Hall. Includes a nice stage and accommodates I think up to 300 people. Call 717-939-9366.
John Wright Restaurant
With a breath-taking view of the Susquehanna River, the River Room is the perfect space for a wedding, class reunion, company party or any other special occasion. Their upstairs banquet facility is handicap accessible through the entrance on Front Street with plenty of nearby parking. They offer a wide variety of options to make your special event memorable including an outdoor ceremony with an unobstructed view of the Susquehanna River. Please contact Adrienne at firstname.lastname@example.org or 717-252-1103 or Molly at email@example.com or 717-252-1003.
Bed & Breakfast located in New Kingston (Mechanicsburg). This is a historic house onto which a tent is typically added for the guests to dine and dance within. A large gazebo is available for ceremonies. Call 717-766-8654 or visit www.kanagahouse.com.
Lodge at Liberty Forge (Between Lisburn and Camp Hill)
Are you looking for an unique and rustic venue? The Lodge at Liberty Forge is the perfect location for a modern yet rustic event. If you’re interested in gaining more knowledge about the venue, please do call Krissy Lobaugh, Event Specialist at (717) 691-5335 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit their website at www.thelodgeatlibertyforge.com.
Historic mansion with beautiful grounds and outdoor ceremony sites by the creek, a covered chapel, and a tented reception area. Contact Penny at 717-361-0826 or www.moonstonemanor.com. Mention this listing when booking your entertainment to receive a free upgrade to include cocktail hour music on the patio.
National Civil War Museum
Located in Harrisburg, PA, The National Civil War Museum offers an impressive site and perfect setting for your special event. Ceremonies and/or receptions can be held while your guests enjoy the spectacular views on the hill or indoors surrounded by grandeur. Call Kate at 717-260-1861 for more details or visit www.nationalcivilwarmuseum.org.
Palm Court of Willow Street
Located about 5 miles south of Lancaster. Main banquet room has a five story ceiling with hotel rooms surrounding it, making the courtyard very unusual. Golf course behind the hotel. Call 1-800-444-1714.
Park Inn (formerly known as Holiday Inn)
This hotel includes four banquet rooms and an two outdoor locations for tent ceremonies. Call 717-697-0321.
Located in Carlisle, PA, this outdoor venue offers numerous intimate and beautiful locations for your outdoor wedding and reception. The historic farmhouse and ten acre property, with beautiful manicured gardens, provide many options for overnight guests and for capturing those special memories on your wedding day. For more information, call Kit or Robin, 717-258-0717, or visit their website - www.pheasantfield.com and Facebook page - https://www.facebook.com/Pheasant-Field-Bed-Breakfast-135309989711/?ref=hl
Radisson Penn Harris
Located in Camp Hill which is just across the river from Harrisburg, this facility can accommodate up to several hundred guests in their various banquet rooms. The service and facility are outstanding. Call 717-763-7117. www.radisson.com/camphillpa
Four Points by Sheraton Inn
Located between Harrisburg and Union Deposit. They can accommodate up to 500 guests. Nice lobby area. Call 717-561-2800.
Between Harrisburg and the Harrisburg airport, this hotel provides an upscale environment with indoor/outdoor pool and a very nice restaurant. They have several rooms to choose from and they offer some unique services, such as flambé. Call 717-564-5511.
Catering is provided by the Altland House. Outdoor ceremony locations. Plenty of space inside too. Call 877-848-8257 or visit www.altlandhouse.com.
Located in Middletown, very close to the Harrisburg Airport. Facility built by Commonwealth Caterers. Call 717-939-4003.
Located in New Cumberland, just south west of Harrisburg in the complex formerly known as the Army Depot. Two nice rooms upstairs, the newer with a great view of the Susquehanna River. Call Sharon Ewell at 717-770-3030. email@example.com
West Shore Country Club
Facility is located in Camp Hill as is very easy to get to. They have expanded the facility to include a new half-circle room that will accommodate more than 200 guests. Call 717-901-0971.
Visaggio's Castel Castagna
Visaggio's fine dining Italian restaurant has a beautiful banquet facility behind the restaurant. It is located in the Enola/Mechanicsburg area just off of I-81's Wertzville Road exit and is easy to get to. Outdoor ceremony and/or cocktail courtyard available. Call Rosemary or John at 717-697-8082. www.visaggios.com
Rustic looking facility with a ballroom that seats up to 300 guests. Outdoor ceremony location available. www.whisperingpinesbanquethall.com or