Tucked away on the secluded grounds of a historic 19th-century estate, the beautifully refurbished 150-year-old Carriage House at Rockwood Park is sited on a 162-acre park just north of Wilmington, Delaware. Its stunning location belies its proximity to I-95 and numerous hotels for out-of-town guests. With expert wedding planners and 40 years of creative culinary know-how by Greenery Caterers, the facility offers a full range of outdoor settings among massive trees, walled gardens and verdant open areas, as we'll as indoor ceremony spaces highlighted with gorgeous stone walls and rustic wooden beams. Because only one event is scheduled at a time, brides and grooms will know they will receive undivided attention.
Facilities and Capacity
The Carriage House at Rockwood Park can host up to 225 guests in five event spaces as well as outdoors. There is a beautiful stone-walled indoor reception area that has direct access to a walled rose garden and other outdoor areas. The facility is large enough to provide abundant space for an indoor wedding ceremony should the need arise due to inclement weather or at the request of the happy couple. Reserved for one event per day, the event offers guests exclusive use of the event space for their special day.
The Greenery Caterers offers in-house catering services customized and perfectly structured for specific events, with special wedding menus. The venue provides the following services:
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Cathy B · Married on 06/22/2019
Phenomenal service, food, and scenery.
We had an absolutely amazing experience with our wedding at the Carriage House and The Greenery Catering Company from the moment we first met to view the Carriage House to saying good night to the last guest. The Greenery Catering Company was very accommodating to all of my family members who have food allergies. I can’t say enough to how delicious the food was and the amount of complaints we got from our family and friends. Also, Michelle, the catering manager, who was present at our reception was so attentive to not only myself, as the bride, and husband, but to all my guest! She made sure all of the guest with allergies were aware of the foods they could eat and had their meals, was visiting all the tables, and was on top of anything you could think of. All the staff were great and so friendly. Oh, and of course I can’t forget the beautiful scenery and gardens which made for wonderful backdrop for the wedding.Sent on 06/28/2019
Megan Joyce · Married on 05/19/2019
Beautiful venue, delicious food, perfect all around
Carriage House was the first venue we toured, and we knew we found the winner right away. We loved everything about the space, from the intimate ceremony room on the top floor, to the beautiful grounds/gardens, to the dance floor/reception area. We could easily see our guests enjoying all the spaces the venue had to offer. Craig and Patti were so thorough at breaking down everything that was included, and all of our menu options...we were having a brunch wedding, and the food tasting was such a fun part of what was included (the food was also all amazing). On our wedding day, Michelle was so kind and calm, and took care of everything behind the scenes...everything looked so effortless. We simply had the best day, and everything flowed so well.Sent on 06/28/2019
Alissa · Married on 05/04/2019
Best decision we made in the wedding planning process
Choosing the Greenery Caterers and Rockwood Carriage House was the best decision we made in the wedding planning process. Our wedding day was perfect because of their hard work, experience, and professionalism. They were so helpful in the planning process, and answered all of our questions with patience and guidance. The day of went off without a hitch. The outdoor ceremony and reception were beautiful, and we received many compliments from our guests on the venue. The food was delicious, and they went out of their way to accommodate our wishes for a fun and casual wedding. Michelle was phenomenal and is so talented. We cannot thank Michelle and the rest of the Rockwood team enough for making our wedding day so special!Sent on 05/12/2019
The Greenery Caterers has done a fine job on many wedding receptions here at the Delaware Museum of Natural History. Their hand-carved vegetables and fruits make an excellent presentation for their fresh and delicious foods.