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Wedding bells in Waukesha

Looking for a place to begin your happily ever after? Charming Downtown Waukesha is a delightful destination to host your wedding!

Historic Courthouse 1893


One of the most sought-out venues in Waukesha and the Milwaukee metropolitan area, the Historic Courthouse 1893 offers historically elegant ceremonies and receptions. The Rotary Building in Frame park offers an intimate location for smaller weddings with picturesque views of the Fox River. Tuscan Hall has everything for the classic couple, including its renowned and cozy Wine Cellar for intimate weddings. And, for the botanical bride, Frame Park Formal Gardens is the perfect backdrop for ceremony and photos!

Looking for a place to host a rehearsal dinner?

Check out our Downtown Dining website for all sorts of types of places to eat!

The Historic CourthouseRotary Building

Tuscan HallFrame Park Formal Gardens



For a taste of culinary excellence, Chef Jack’s offers delicious menus that can be customized to your event, and Lee John’s Catering features exceptionally prepared sustainable, local, and ethnic cuisine.

Chef Jack’s
Lee John’s Catering



Couples can say, “We do” with breathtaking blooms from Waukesha Floral & Greenhouse, Dollhouse Flowers and Gifts, and Pink Opal Floral has all the petals for bridal bouquets, boutonnieres, centerpieces, and more!

Waukesha Floral & Greenhouse
Dollhouse Flowers and Gifts
Pink Opal Floral



The family-owned Sweet Perfections Bake Shoppe and Periwinkle Bakery have decadent wedding cakes, pastries, and desserts. Treat your guests to something sweet from Allô Chocolat or Mama Ducky’s!
Periwinkle Bakery
Allô Chocolat
Sweet Perfections
Mama Ducky’s



Wedding couples can trust Memory Lane Photography, Vital Image, and Kara Reese Photography to capture all the best moments of their day.

Memory Lane Photography
Vital Image
Kara Reese Photography


An envelop with calligraphy on the front.

Stationery & Décor

Guests will be impressed with fancy fonts by Green Country Creative. Her custom calligraphy is sure to add a flourish to your wedding stationery, place settings, signs, and other accents. If you’re looking for someone to print off your custom invitations/programs Thomas Press and Minuteman Press both offer printing services. Help make that wedding stand out with balloons, cotton candy and photo booths from GBF Bespoke Balloons and Event Services.

Green Country Creative
Minuteman Press
Thomas Press
Green Country Creative

The Dress

On Broadway Street, Lena of Lena’s Tailoring & Alterations is dedicated to ensuring brides and grooms have the perfect fit on their wedding day.

Lena’s Tailoring & Alterations



With a delicious menu and romantic ambiance, The Clarke Hotel is a sought-out venue for small weddings and rehearsal dinners. For out-of-towners, Downtown Waukesha’s only boutique hotel offers a luxurious overnight experience.

The Clarke Hotel

Downtown Waukesha is the perfect place to celebrate your wedding! The adventure truly begins when you get hitched in the ‘Sha!

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