Think of Onion River Campground as the place for your unique wedding along the scenic Winooski River. We proudly offer Vermont's most affordable option for large, beautiful camping weddings. Invite your friends and family to find beauty and magic on 23 acres of meadows, river, trails and wilderness.

Contact us for tours & reservation.  

day/Evening party 

A non-camping event includes private use of our 90’ wedding tent for up to 400 people, fairy lights, stage, bar (BYOB,) birch ceremony site in the apple orchard, and picnic table seating for up to 140.  Your exclusive access to the pavilion area of the campground is for 9 hours from setup to cleanup. $950*

weekend bachinalia

2 days/2 nights on our beautiful grounds from 12pm Friday 'til 12PM Sunday with private use of the whole back half of the campground along the river. Occupy space for 34 tents and 16 RVs, includes 90' wedding tent, space for welcome party, fairly lights, stage, bar(BYOB,) picnic table seating for up to 140, walking trails and birch ceremony site in the apple orchard. $3,750*

added lodging for weekends

Nestle up onsite in our private, artisan, wood-crafted loft apartment for three days with your betrothed from 3pm Thursday until 3pm Sunday. Also includes 2 fridges, chest freezer and commercial stove for your party needs, & shared access to our eighties jacuzzi in the main house.  $720*

*All pricing eligible for 10% discount when pre-paid one-year in advance*

our extended services:

Flowers & candleLight

  • We pick and arrange wildflowers right off the land to bountifully adorn your ceremony arbor, the tent entrance, dining tables and a lace-wrapped bridal bouquets.  Completely organic, gorgeous. Further, we light up the tent with dozens of candles and hundreds of feet of tiny bulbs  $675*

Post-Ceremony Snacks

  • We are obsessed with olives, cheese, pesto and pistachios, figs, fresh berries, crackers, guava paste, fresh breads and baguettes. We serve them up between ceremony & dinner.  $8.5 per guest


  • We grow a myriad of vegetables and love cooking them up into soul-shattering romantic meals for parties of a loving crowd. We find that food options for wedding are very expensive and difficult for the couple to manage, so we make it simple and affordable for your convenience. No elaborate quoting process, we simple serve you a feast made with farm fresh organic ingredients for $20 per guest ($2,000* minimum.) Our standard offering is corn on the cob, a mac and cheese bar, and a pistachio arugula salad with shaved local cheese. Substitutions and fancier stuff available as well.

Chocolate Cows

  • Made by hand at Nutty Steph's local chocolaterie for each place setting from gorgeous South American chocolate. Need we say more? Oh yeah... Moooooo.    $4*/each with a minimum purchase of 75

Sound System

  • Two large BagEnd speakers, connected to an amplifier for your ipod or phone and a record player. PLEASE NOTE: Songlists must be downloaded as there is no wifi or cell coverage on site. $300* 

Your Obligations:

  • Port-o-potties: It is required for all parties using the land to rent 1 portable toilet unit per 50 guests.

  • Trash/recycling: We are happy to provide trash and recycling barrels for your guests, empty and dispose of them and we charge a $155* surcharge for this service. Alternately, you are welcome to load out waste.

  • We request friendly collaboration and kindness at all times, thank you!


Contact Onion River  

                              Phone: (802) 426-3233