Senate Garage is an industrial yet elegant venue located on the historic grounds of the Senate House in the heart of Uptown Kingston. Our converted 1921 garage is a dramatic open space, allowing you to create your unique vision that reflects your personal taste.




Interested in having your wedding here? Our converted 1921 garage can be customized to your personal taste.

  • Capacity for up to 240 Guests Seated or 400 Cocktail Style
  • 8,000 SqFt of Raw Open Space
  • Vintage Lounge with Private Bathroom
  • 10 Rustic Farm Tables & 160 Fruitwood Chiavari Chairs (Additional rentals can be added for larger guest counts)

  • Vintage Wooden Bar

  • Elegant Sheer Curtains to Divide Space

  • Chandeliers Throughout the Space

  • Full Liquor License & Insurance

  • Industrial Prep Kitchen

  • Two Restrooms Available for Guests

  • Sound System & Projector with Pulldown Screen

  • 6 Gallery Walls with Adjustable Display System

  • WiFi

  • Coat Room

  • Heat & AC

  • Handicap Accessible

Monica & Jims Wedding



Senate Garage sits on four beautifully landscaped acres of Historic Colonial Grounds. The grounds located just outside our door belong to Senate House State Historic Sites and can get rented for your ceremony and/or cocktail hour.

You can dance under the stars; have cocktails in the yard and get married within a 18th century garden.

Outside grounds are available May-October and can be reserved through Senate Garage. Use of the grounds requires an additional rental fee. Depending on your event, additional rentals may be needed.

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Bare wedding cake



Do I need a day of coordinator for my event?2022-08-31T15:57:34-04:00

No but they are an invaluable resource and help with all the last minute details. The day of they assist with set up, break down, logistics and timing. They are there as your personal assistant.

What about parking for wedding guests?2021-04-09T09:10:38-04:00

There is metered street parking and municipal parking in several locations throughout uptown Kingston (meters up till 6pm). There is a large parking lot 1 block away. Valet parking can also be arranged. Many of our parties have used a private bus service to transport guests from the hotel to the venue- allowing your guests to have fun without worry of getting back to the hotel.

Does the building have heat and AC?2021-04-09T09:10:38-04:00

Happy to report—YES!

Are there hotels in the area to accommodate wedding guests?2021-04-09T09:10:38-04:00

Uptown Kingston has several stylish Boutique Hotels that are in walking distance to Senate Garage. There are many hotels in the area that provide group discounted rates. Best Western Plus is 5 minutes away. There are many charming B&B’s in the area and Airbnb’s within walking distance.

Can I use real candles?2021-04-09T09:10:38-04:00

Candles are allowed in the space provided they are enclosed in a glass votive.

If you are renting the outdoor grounds, no flame is allowed outside on state property. LED candles are a good alternative. Sparklers are also not allowed, but glow sticks are a good alternative.

Can I bring my own caterer for a wedding?2022-08-31T15:38:52-04:00

No. Please contact us for a list of our exclusive caterers and preferred vendors.

Do you have tables and chairs for a wedding?2021-04-15T16:40:43-04:00

We have 10 Rustic Farm Tables and 160 Fruitwood Chiavari Chairs. Depending on your guest count your catering will work with you to add complimentary rental items to choose what reflects your personal vision.

Will there be a staff person from Senate Garage the day of my event?2022-02-03T16:41:52-05:00

Yes. Our Venue Manager  will be onsite throughout most of your event. This person will work with your event coordinator  to answer any questions and help with any last minute needs. They will circulate throughout the event to act as the venue’s primary point of contact for event guests and to answer any venue-related questions, provide general assistance and oversee the property. Senate Garage staff is not responsible for planning or cuing the details of your event.

What is the capacity for Senate Garage?2022-02-03T16:36:37-05:00

We can accommodate up to 230 for a seated event with dance floor and up to 400 people for a cocktail style event. We will be happy to discuss your event in detail to help determine how the space could work best for your event.

Smaller weddings also work great in our space. You can have the ceremony, cocktail event and reception all in one space.

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