Looking for the perfect venue to celebrate your upcoming big day? Boston is home to so many fabulous venue options that can accommodate a small group up to hundreds of people. From historic museums to modern lofts, here are several of our favorite bridal shower venue ideas in Boston.
1. A contemporary Cambridge event space with a private garden
If you’re looking for bridal shower venue ideas in Boston to wow your guests, this Cambridge dream venue may be just right for you. The indoor/outdoor space connects the kitchen, dining room, and garden into one large area. This setup makes the venue great for large parties that need room to spread out and participate in different activities.
The outdoor patio has a grill, as well as French bistro outdoor tables and chairs. Inside the gorgeous venue, you’ll find a kitchen with two refrigerators, a dishwasher, microwave, coffee machine, and filtered water. The open space also has a farm table, lounge area, and plenty of space for bridal shower fun. Just 15 minutes from Harvard Square, this venue makes it easy to keep the party going all night with dozens of incredible Boston bars and restaurants minutes away from this Peerspace rental.
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“I booked the space for a baby shower of about 30 people and no regrets: plenty of space, new facilities, clean, convenient and minimally equipped kitchen, and a beautifully maintained garden. The kitchen area [and] the outdoor garden was plenty of space for the guests to mingle and enjoy the two settings. The kitchen bar was a front and center for, well, a bar; and the wood table was big enough for catering. The whole space felt like someone’s house, which helped the intimacy of the party. I’d highly recommend this event space and we’ll keep it in mind for our future needs!”
2. A sunny restaurant space near Fenway Park
Switch it up and rent a venue that your friends and family will remember forever. This restaurant near Kenmore Square and Fenway Park serves Chinese-American food in a modern and bright atmosphere. No need to worry about food or drinks, as your rental price comes with the food and bar tab with tax and tip included. Try the dumplings or a scallion pancake sandwich while celebrating with your bridal party. Restaurants are one of the best bridal shower venue ideas in Boston with so many incredible options to choose from.
Let the Peerspace Concierge service help with catering needs if you decide against renting a restaurant for your bridal shower. The Concierge finds the top caterers, entertainment, and equipment in your area and ensures that the best service will be delivered right to your dream venue.
3. A modern, industrial loft in East Somerville
Live the loft life for a few hours or an entire day at this stunning venue in East Somerville. With more than 1,100 square feet of entertaining space, the loft is a converted theatre with ceilings over 15 feet high and curved walls. The full kitchen is great for prepping snacks for guests or making your favorite cocktails. Use your imagination with the furniture and customize the space to be completely your own. Peerspace rentals come with complete access to venue hosts, meaning your questions will be answered quickly and honestly. We love seeing that our hosts go above and beyond for their guests, like Adam — the owner of this beautiful space — and the writer of this positive review:
“I had an excellent experience from start to finish with Adam and his beautiful loft space. Adam was very fast to respond to any questions, and he went the extra mile to make sure I had everything I needed. Parking was no problem and the location was very easy to find. My event was a huge success, and my guests all talked about how great this venue was. Thanks Adam!”
4. A charming space with plenty of natural light in Back Bay
Bridal showers are meant to be a cheerful and celebratory time — so the best bridal shower venue ideas in Boston should reflect that, right? We love this Back Bay beauty for its Bostonian charm and flexibility. Plus, who doesn’t want a quaint view of Newbury Street from their venue?
The seated capacity for this space is capped at 50, while 75 guests can comfortably stand. Many Peerspace venues include tables and chairs in the rental, including this one! Remember to double-check that you have all of the equipment you need — and contact the Peerspace Concierge should you need any help!
5. A quirky historic museum in Watertown
Make an impression on your guests by holding your bridal shower at a funky museum just steps away from the Charles River. Show off your nerdy side while celebrating your next chapter in the historic building. The space can accommodate up to 80 guests for a seated dinner with round tables, chairs, and speakers included.
6. A waterfront space with a food truck and bar in North Plymouth
Some of the best bridal shower venue ideas in Boston are by the water. This waterfront venue comes with an operating food truck and large wooden bar serving the best of American classic cookout food with some New England additions — including fresh lobster rolls and clam chowder. Picnic tables, yard games, and free parking are other bonus features of the relaxing space. Bring along a photographer to capture memories at sunset along the Boston harbor.
7. A clean, bright space in the heart of Allston
It may be bad luck for guests to wear white to the wedding, but not the bridal shower! Host your bridal party with a dress code of the brightest clothes your guests own. The fully customizable space is event ready with tables, chairs, and a kitchen available for use. Plus, the Boston Landing MBTA stop is right outside the door.
8. A Pawtucket space with exposed brick and perfect lighting
Hello, gorgeous bridal shower venue! Once a factory, this Pawtucket studio has high ceilings, four massive windows, and exposed brick. Usually functioning as a photography studio, the space has plenty of pretty furniture and pieces to accompany your party. Bring your future husband for some romantic photos before the party starts, or have a photoshoot with your best friends.