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.
We can accommodate up to 450 guests for a cocktail party or up to 280 for a seated dinner with a dance floor.
It depends. If you have the room in your budget and want help with the details of your wedding, we have found them to be extremely helpful in alleviating stress for the couple and their families. They also help pack up personal items at the end of the night.
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.
Yes. City ordinance requires amplified music must conclude by 2am. If you are renting the outside state park grounds, amplified music can be played until 10pm.
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There are many hotels in the area that provide group discounted rates. If you want your guests to stay close by, the Best Western Plus is 5 minutes from Senate Garage. For a more Hudson Valley experience, there are many charming B&B’s in the area and beautiful Airbnb’s within walking distance. There are several boutique hotels opening in the neighborhood expected June 2018.
Weddings with 150 guests with the most popular menu, alcohol and rental selections are starting at 38K. This does not include tax & tip, flowers, photographer and music.
Candles are allowed in the space provided they are enclosed in a glass votive. If you are renting the outdoor grounds, no open flame is allowed outside. No sparklers. Glow sticks are a good alternative.
No. Senate Garage has an exclusive partnership with an award winning caterer, Bridge Creek Catering. They are a full service farm-to-table caterer who will work with you to craft an event that reflects you. We have found that our clients appreciate our all-in approach and find it helpful in planning their event. We do not allow other caterers into our space.
All tables and chairs are rented allowing couples to choose what reflects their personal vision. Bridgecreek Catering will help you secure all your rentals for the day.