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Located Windsor, Ontario, Water's Edge Event Centre is an elegant venue that specializes in catering to both indoor and outdoor weddings and special events. Built is 1907, this historic space is Windsor's premiere event centre, known for it's immaculate event spaces, charming location and high quality personalized services.

Facilities and capacity

The facilities found at Water's Edge Event Centre include 3 charming spaces, The Grande Ballroom, The White Room and The Ivy Courtyard. The capacities are all calculated for a formal seated dinner.

Services offered

Water's Edge Event Centre offers brides and grooms 5 wedding packages with different services to choose from. The services offered can include cake, catering / bar, clean up, event planning, event rentals, liability insurance, lighting / sound, outside vendors and set up.

Cuisine

There are many catering options available at this venue, all of which include dishes made with fresh, local ingredients. The cuisine options include buffet, cocktail reception, dessert, family style, French service, hors d'oeuvres, outside cake, plated, server(s) and stations.

Other services

Water's Edge Event Centre is also available to host:

  • Corporate events
  • Social events
  • Celebrations of life

More information

What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue?

2

How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?

3

Describe your venue:

Ballroom
Banquet hall
Historic
Loft

Describe the style of your venue:

City
Classic
Garden
Glamorous
Modern
Vintage
Waterfront

What kind of settings are available?

Indoor
Uncovered outdoor

Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?

Ceremony
Reception
Bridal shower
Engagement party
Rehearsal dinner

What event services do you offer?

Bridal suite
Cake
Catering / bar
Clean up
Event planning
Event rentals
Liability insurance
Lighting / sound
Outside vendors
Set up

What catering services do you offer?

Buffet
Cocktail reception
Dessert
Family style
French service
Hors d'oeuvres
Outside cake
Plated
Server(s)
Stations

What bar services do you provide?

Bartender(s)
Cash bar
Champagne toast
House beer
House wine
House liquor
Liquor license
Open bar
Premium liquor
Signature drink
Specialty beer
Specialty wine

What event items are available?

Altar/arches
Dance floor
Furniture
Lighting
Chairs
Tents

What food and beverage items are available?

Barware
Glassware
Linens

What transportation and access is available?

Parking
Valet
Wheelchair access

Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?

Yes

What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?

$3,900

What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?

$1,750

Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?

Yes

What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season?

$1,300

What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season?

$1,300

Which of the following are included in starting site fee?

Set up
Clean up
Event planning
Chairs
Tables
Linens
Glassware
Parking
Bridal suite

What is the average catering price per person for plated service?

$45

What is the average catering price per person for buffet service?

$28

What is the average catering price per person for stations?

$30

What is the average catering price per person for hors d'oeurves?

$19

Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?

Cake cutting
Server(s)

What is the starting price per person for bar service?

$13.50

Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?

Open bar
House beer
House wine
House liquor
Signature drink
Bartenders
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87% Recommended by couples

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7 reviews
Amanda
Amanda Married on 31/07/2022
5 out of 5 rating

Spectacular venue

Our wedding at Watersedge was a DREAM!! They were flexible in allowing us to reschedule twice due to the pandemic (original date was 2020, wedding eventually happened in 2022) and we are so happy we waited to celebrate with all our friends & family!! Everyone kept commenting how beautiful the space was and Dana + Karen were so knowledgeable and helpful with planning leading up to our big day!
Lisa
Lisa M. Married on 03/10/2021
4.6 out of 5 rating

Our Perfect Wedding

From the moment we walked in to the venue to tour with Karen, we were in love! The venue is absolutely stunning - you couldn't ask for more beautiful space. We also had Karen as our officiant- she's amazing to work with, and we loved our time with her. While we couldn't dance as per the covid rules at the time- we truly couldn't have asked for a better day. I wouldn't change a thing about our day and I'm thankful to Water's Edge for playing their part in that.
Lyndsay
Lyndsay S. Married on 11/08/2018
4.8 out of 5 rating

Beautiful Day

The team at Water's Edge were very professional and experienced. The setting was beautiful. The do their best to give you the wedding you envision. I would definitely recommend anyone to have their wedding here. It's been 1.5 years since our wedding and our guests still bring up how much they enjoyed themselves.
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Nancy S. Married on 02/07/2022
5 out of 5 rating

Happy Bride

From our first meeting to our wedding day we couldn鈥檛 of been happier with dana and the team at the water鈥檚 edge
made the process easy and even offered money saving tips
you will be very happy here
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Jenny D. Married on 09/08/2019
5 out of 5 rating

Great experience

We had the most magical night. The space was perfect.
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Hurting M. Married on 19/06/2019
1 out of 5 rating

Beware!!!!! False advertising!!!

My daughter had her wedding here it could have been wonderful but Dana and Karen were rude unfriendly and horrible to work with never going there again oven if it was for free!
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Jame K. Married on 07/05/2019
5 out of 5 rating

Perfect Wedding

The venue is perfect. The employees and management are so helpful and so kind. Best venue in Windsor by far!
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Awards

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Water's Edge Event Centre Real Weddings

Amanda & David
7 Photos 路 31/Jul/2022
Evan & Rachelle
189 Photos 路 04/Sep/2021
Geoff & Lindsey
30 Photos 路 20/Sep/2019

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Meet the team

Dana Joy Horwitz
Dana Joy Horwitz
Jack of all Trade Master of Some

Hello Beautiful Bride-to-be!

I am Dana Joy and my husband repurposed our beautiful historic building and turned it into the stately space you see now! I have been making Brides wedding dreams come true ever since.

As a mother of 5 and a recent mother of the groom twice and only 6 months apart, not only am I conscious from all angles on how to plan a wedding, without going over budget, making everyone happy and staying true to yourself, I treat every bride like family.

The Water's Edge is a family run and loved venue. Contact us now and see how easy it is to go from Miss to Mrs.

Karen  Smallwood
Karen Smallwood
Wedding Coordinator

I am Karen Smallwood and I have been making Fairly Tale Weddings a reality for oddles of years.

Not only can I customize your bar with signature cockails starting Fall 2019 I can actually marry our Water's Edge Brides. Now you really can be part of the Water's Edge Family!

I look forward to helping yoiu plan the Perfect Day!

Larry Horwitz
Larry Horwitz
Proprietor

My family is part of 4 generations in Windsor always trying to make our home town great! I am an entrepeneur that is constantly looking for the next exciting adventure. I look forward to meeting the next Water's Edge Bride.

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2879 Riverside Drive East N8Y 4S7 Windsor (Ontario)
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