Build Your Wedding Weekend Itinerary with these Wedding Venues in Walpole, MA | Saphire Event Group

Welcome to our guide on crafting the perfect wedding weekend itinerary in the charming town of Walpole, Massachusetts! From rehearsal dinners to post-wedding brunches, we’ll explore the best accommodations, activities, attractions and wedding venues in Walpole MA and its surrounding area, ensuring that every moment of your wedding weekend is filled with joy, love, and cherished memories. 


The Perfect Wedding Venue

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Located on Main Street in Walpole, Massachusetts, Avenir is the premiere ballroom wedding venue on the South Shore. It features a mother-of-pearl dance floor that can hold up to 390 guests, glittering chandeliers, and a beautiful custom pergola for outdoor ceremonies. Avenir is more than a venue – it’s an experience.  Make the experience last for your entire wedding weekend by including some of these amazing local eats and attractions only a short distance from this gorgeous venue! 


The Rehearsal Dinner

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This is certainly one of the more important events of your wedding weekend, and we’ve got you covered with the perfect restaurants just a few minutes from Walpole. 

Davio’s Northern Italian Steakhouse

Impressive and elegant Italian dining in Foxborough, MA. Features a full bar and several lovely private rooms to choose from for your event. They also have brunch!

Novatos Bar & Grill 

Located in Norfolk, MA, Novatos is a relaxed establishment with an air of sophistication, featuring fresh meat and seafood from their in-house market and a diverse menu. They boast an expansive wine and draft list, as well as a full bar.

Conrad’s Casual Dining 

Classic American restaurant located just down the street from Avenir in Walpole. Perfect for a relaxed dinner, with excellent service and prices that won’t break the bank. They also offer \ private dining rooms to choose from for your rehearsal dinner! 


The Pre-Wedding Party

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Why should you get only one night out with your guests? Take advantage of your favorite people being together in one place, and get on the dance floor! These establishments are local favorites, and make for the perfect pre-wedding party spot! 

Scorpion Bar 

One of our favorite Patriot Place bars, Scorpion Bar offers a unique and exciting atmosphere with creative cocktails, delicious traditional Mexican food, and live music. This is an excellent late-night spot for you and up to 300 of your guests to kick off your wedding weekend in style! 

Six String Grill and Stage

Featured in Boston Magazine, Six String is another local Patriot Place favorite! A well-crafted menu featuring all the classics (and a few surprises!) is just one of the highlights of this live music venue. They also have several unique and beautiful spaces for private events ranging from 15 to 1300 guests! 

Napper Tandy’s Pub

Located just down Main Street in Walpole from Avenir, Napper Tandy’s Pub offers local craft brews on draft, seasonal cocktails, and delicious pub fare. Their lower level also features billiards tables, darts, and more – perfect for a relaxed night out with your guests before the big day! 


Nearby Wedding Accommodations

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Choosing accommodations for your wedding weekend can be tricky, so we put together our tried-and-true recommendations for the best hotels in the Walpole area for you and your guests!

Courtyard by Marriott Norwood

A beautiful 3-star hotel located just 15 minutes from Avenir in Norwood, Massachusetts. 

Fairfield Inn by Marriott Walpole

A convenient 10 minutes from Avenir, featuring a swimming pool and fitness center! 

Renaissance Boston 

A gorgeous 4-star hotel located in Patriot Place, only 10 minutes from Avenir. Features an indoor pool and fitness room!


Local Attractions Near Walpole, MA

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Whether you’re looking for beautiful off-site photo locations or need activities to include on your wedding weekend itinerary, we have created a list of the premiere spots to explore in and around Walpole, MA! 

Francis William Bird Park 

This beautiful park is the perfect place to stroll and explore with your family and friends or take beautiful photos with your wedding party and future spouse. Bustling with wildlife, dotted with beautiful willow trees, and a picturesque lake, Francis William Bird Park is the perfect touch of nature for a warm wedding weekend

Legacy Place 

Located in Dedham, Massachusetts, Legacy Place offers restaurants, shopping, and entertainment. Head to Legacy for everything from a weekend yoga class to relax before your big day to escape rooms with the whole family! 

City of Boston

As Walpole is only 30 minutes south of Boston, we highly recommend incorporating a trip to the city on your wedding weekend! Enjoy sports games, delicious Italian food and pastries in the North End, art museums, and so much more! 


The Farewell Brunch

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James’ Breakfast and More

This cozy family-owned brunch spot in Wrentham, MA boasts a well-crafted menu and wonderful staff. The perfect send-off for a perfect weekend!

Fancy That 

This unique tea-service experience only serves parties of six or smaller, perfect for a goodbye brunch with the bridesmaids! Come for the gorgeous vintage French aesthetic, and stay for the delicious tea and sandwiches! 

The Friendly Toast

This all-day brunch spot located in Legacy Place of Dedham, MA has a creative menu, bright and energetic atmosphere, and can seat large parties with a reservation. This is our recommendation to send all of your guests off on a delicious note! 


We hope you take full advantage of the wedding weekend itinerary opportunities Walpole has to offer, and are so excited to celebrate the main event: your wedding! Check out our wedding weekend suggestions for our three additional Massachusetts wedding venues: Saphire Estate, The Villa, and The Lakehouse!

Learn more about the Saphire Event Group or to schedule a time to see our Walpole MA venue Avenir today!

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