Elegant, Mesmerizing, Memorable

We turn ordinary events into extraordinary affairs

Our award winning The Riverhouse at Goodspeed Station sits atop the banks of the Connecticut River across from the historic Goodspeed Opera House with the famous Haddam Swing Bridge in-between. Our gorgeous and private wedding venue promises you the very finest in food, service and elegance that you and your guests will long remember.

Whether your tastes gravitate towards a reception luncheon, family-style, a buffet of unique and exotic stations or a full plated sit-down dinner, The Riverhouse assures your particular tastes in ambiance, superb food and service will be exceeded.

Your selection of flowers, music, lighting and other special personal and maybe whimsical favors, paired with our award winning menu, linens, dinnerware, wines, liquors and wedding cake, will seamlessly blend to create the wedding you have always dreamed of.

We will make every professional effort to reflect your personal vision of elegance and excellence. And while you are preparing for and enjoying your grand occasion, the entire Riverhouse is yours alone.

With our expertise, let us help you make this a day that lasts a lifetime.

Like the day you’ve waited for, The Riverhouse is one of a kind.

The Riverhouse at Goodspeed Station

A One-Of-A-Kind-Setting



Overlooking the Goodspeed Opera House and the historic East Haddam Swing Bridge, our private wedding venue boasts a magnificent ballroom, ceremonial garden and plush private rooms with a splendid blend of both traditional décor and contemporary amenities.

Private Parties


Our premier banquet facility lets you enjoy world-class service and gourmet catering menus; making it ideal for private parties, rehearsal dinners, engagement parties and other gala social events.

Business Events


Ensure your guests leave your meeting remembering more than presentations, and remind your employees why they love working for you. We offer a wide range of packages and event services for your specific needs.

Off-Site Catering


Whether you’re hosting a wedding, business affair, holiday party, family reunion, or anything in between, Riverhouse Catering offers a mouthwatering mix of traditional and contemporary menus which look great and taste even better.

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We offer the finest in catered events

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