One of the newest venues on Boston's South Shore, Avenir is the epitome of glam with its stunning crystal chandeliers, large mother of pearl dance floor, modern décor, and classic color scheme. With a name that means “future” in French, Avenir boasts a multitude of stylish spaces with an expansive ballroom including a domed ceiling, a bright and airy indoor terrace for cocktail hour, an enchanting outdoor ceremony space overlooking a lush wooded area, and an elegant indoor ceremony room. With two state-of-the-art electronic curtain systems, Avenir’s ballroom is a versatile space completely customizable for events of any size, whether it’s an intimate seventy-five-person wedding celebration or a grand affair for up to three hundred and ninety guests.
For forty years, the Saphire family has been pursuing our passion: creating top-notch, once-in-a-lifetime events for our clients. Widely acclaimed for our attention to detail, both our attentive staff and pristine venues never disappoint. Among our three venues—Saphire Estate, The Villa, and Avenir—we pride ourselves in maintaining fresh, well-appointed, and up-to-date surroundings. Our expertly trained staff have a singular focus: creating the picturesque backdrop for the biggest event of your life. We keep an eye on every detail, so you can keep your eye on making memories!
- Use of the beautifully landscaped property
- Private wedding suite with a complimentary bottle of champagne and a mini food display from your menu
- Personal attendant for wedding party
- Floor-length house linens and overlays
- Chiavari chairs
- Elegantly framed table numbers
- One bartender per 75 guests
- Parking attendants
- Coatroom attendant
Our Unique Services
- Personal Event Producer: From day one, your Event Producer will diligently coordinate every detail, from the color of your napkins to the overall theme of your day, and every nuance in between.
- Professional Event Manager: Your Event Manager is focused on one thing: you. On your wedding day, this behind-the-scenes director keeps the day running smoothly, so you can be the star of the show.
- Wedding Guidebook: Available exclusively for our clients, the SEG Wedding Guidebook is a carefully curated planning tool that is so much more than your typical wedding timeline checklist.
- Indoor or Outdoor Ceremony: Our indoor ceremony space exudes classic style with modern sophistication. Outside, Avenir offers unmatched natural beauty with a lush outdoor ceremony space, surrounded by conservation land and beautifully cultivated seasonal florals.
- Elegant Photo Opportunities: Capture the perfect shot in a variety of picturesque locations around the exquisitely kept property. From the opulent ballroom to enchanting woodlands, Avenir offers a variety of settings to suit every style.
- Complimentary Food Tasting: Our staff will indulge you with exceptional service, whether you choose to enjoy an intimate tasting for two or prefer to mix and mingle with fellow engaged couples at one of our group tasting events.
Delight a wide variety of palates with a customized menu featuring everything from traditional entrees to our appetizing signature stations (three words: mashed potato bar). Have a favorite dish or cultural fare you want to incorporate? Our culinary staff will work with you to ensure that your tastes are fully represented, from the first passed hors d'oeuvre to the late-night to-go station and everything in-between.
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What items and services are included in the starting site fee at Avenir?
- Bridal Suite
- Clean Up
- Event Planning
- Set Up
At Avenir, what items and services related to wedding catering are included in the cost?
- Cake Cutting
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What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at Avenir for wedding events?
- Uncovered Outdoor
- Scenic Views
What kind of wedding events does Avenir offer?
What services does Avenir offer for wedding events?
- Bar Services
- Catering Services
- Clean Up
- Event Planner
- Get Ready Rooms
- Liability Insurance
- Outside Vendors
- Set Up
What furniture and decorations does Avenir have available for wedding events?
- Dance Floor
What percentage of users recommend Avenir and which are the most valued aspects of their wedding services?