Weddings & Events

Truly Unique Weddings & Receptions

From an intimate group of ten to an elaborate affair for over two hundred,
creating an individualized experience is our specialty.

A Dorset, Vermont wedding is a stress free affair! From the Welcome Reception to the Departing Brunch our professional team of event coordinators, innkeepers and chefs is dedicated to providing you an incredible weekend with family and friends. We will assist with every detail every step of the way. We can guide you through everything from menu selection to all guest room arrangements, as well as, recommend local resources for floral arrangements, linens, cakes, music, photography and more. The culinary team takes pride in the freshly prepared menu selections and, as members of Vermont Fresh Network, are committed to using the best seasonal local ingredients whenever possible, making each meal an authentic Vermont experience. Served by professional, courteous servers with attention to every detail from start to finish, rehearsals, cocktail receptions, dinners, breakfasts and brunches will delight you and your guests. With a full bar and Wine Spectator award winning wine list, we can easily meet all of your beverage and specialty drink needs.

Both Barrows House and The Dorset Inn offer a variety of large and small venues for events and weddings. We would love to meet you personally to show off our properties and walk you through all the options that our Dorset inns have to offer. Planning with us ensures that you will enjoy every aspect of your special weekend with your family and friends.

Barrows House - The Gazebo, Tented Terrace, Garden Tent, Tap Room and Greenhouse - can accommodate from 20 - 200 or more guests depending on certain configurations.

The Dorset Inn - Garden Room, Historic Dining Room, Tavern and Outside Garden - can accommodate from 40 - 80 guests depending on certain configurations.


Wedding planning & cost guidelines, sample menus, preferred professionals, more.
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Feedback: Wedding/Event // 2014

"Colleen, thank you so much for all your help with our wedding. We truly appreciate all you did for us to make it so special. You and your team did an amazing job! We really can't thank you enough. Please let the rest of the folks at The Dorset Inn & Barrows house know how much we appreciated their help and hospitality! We can't wait to see you all soon in Dorset!" - Jaime MA

Feedback: Wedding/Event // March 2012

"A truly magnificent evening. The entire staff is so professional. We'll be back!" - Yule

The Dorset Inn