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The wedding of your dreams awaits in Kirkland

Kirkland offers reception and event venues for every taste and budget. The city is home to upscale boutique hotels and classy restaurants perfect for a rehearsal dinner. If you lean toward a more casual setting, we have several parks and historic buildings that offer competitive pricing. Our venues are especially well-suited for small to mid-size weddings.

Here’s a quick look at our wedding venues:

Kirkland Hotels

The Woodmark Hotel Woodmark Hotel
Schedule a tour:
(425) 827-1986

The Woodmark offers a blissful lakeside wedding experience. Each wedding package not only includes luxurious signature amenities, but you’ll also be assigned a personal catering manager to ensure your special day is flawless. The hotel offers 100 guest rooms and has more than 9,000 square feet of indoor-outdoor event space. The Marina Room can accommodate up to 225 people with stunning views of the lake through floor-to-ceiling windows. For something more casual, there’s the Great Room which can accommodate up to 70. Just imagine your guests enjoying a wedding toast on the Olympic Terrace, with its amazing views of Lake Washington!

HeathmanThe Heathman Hotel
Schedule a tour:
(425) 284-5800

Located in downtown Kirkland, the Heathman offers guest rooms for 91 people and elegant reception space for up to 200 people. Your friends and family will be dazzled with innovative cuisine, classic hospitality and a stylish atmosphere. The San Juan Ballroom, with 2,109 square feet, features warm teak paneling and sophisticated décor. Smaller private dining rooms and pre-function spaces are ideal for more intimate receptions, cocktail parties and rehearsal dinners.

Courtyard by Marriott Courtyard Marriott
Schedule a tour:
(425) 602-3200

At the Courtyard Marriott, there are three spaces for receptions or weddings, totaling 2,250 square feet. The largest space can accommodate up to 100, while smaller event space are perfect for more intimate gatherings. Great views are provided through floor-to-ceiling windows. The hotel has 150 guest rooms with excellent accommodations for your out-of-town guests.   

City of Kirkland-Operated Sites

Heritage HallHeritage Hall & Centennial Gardens
Schedule a tour:
(425) 587-3342
Email: nosborn@kirklandwa.gov

For a more intimate wedding, hold your event at Heritage Hall, a graceful 1922 Greek Revival-style building. This historic landmark is situated amid parkland and enjoys a commanding view of the surrounding city and lakefront. Heritage Hall has 1,390 square feet, with a wood fir floor, ornate millwork and uplit cove ceiling.

Marina ParkMarina Park Pavilion
Schedule a tour:
425) 587-3398
Email: kball@kirklandwa.gov

Hold your wedding ceremony or reception at the iconic Marina Park Pavilion, where your guests can nibble on canapés while watching the boats, bald eagles and other wildlife that call Lake Washington home. The pavilion accommodates 100 guests and is available year-round between 7 a.m. and 11 p.m. Keep in mind it is open to the elements.
Peter Kirk Community Center
This centrally located community center has a large multi-purpose room that can accommodate 150 guests, which is perfect for a smaller wedding or other family gathering.  
Schedule a tour: (425) 587-3360

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