Weddings on the St. Croix River

This is the first day of the rest of your life, let the Afton*Hudson Cruise Lines create the wedding of your dreams. We will take care of the details and entertain your guests by providing the finest in service, dining and cruising! You can sit back and enjoy your special day with spectacular views of Minnesota & Wisconsin on the Scenic St. Croix River or an evening under the stars. Dinner is catered by the Afton House Inn and served by our friendly and courteous staff. From small intimate occasions of 10 guests to large formal affairs up to 350 guests we’ll make any occasion one everyone will remember for a lifetime!

Weddings - Catering

Catering
All of our catering is done through the kitchens of the Afton House Inn.  We have a variety of Buffet and Plated menu options to fit almost all budgets.  We also offer many entrée enhancements to customize your event menu.  From Caprese Skewers to Beef  Brochette our Horsd’oeuvres menu will take any reception to the exceptional.  Our dessert menu is sure to appeal to your sweet tooth!  You are welcome to bring in your own Wedding cake from a licensed bakery for a nominal cake plate fee.  Have a themed idea or favorite dish?  Our Chef loves to get creative and offer his take on the classics.  We use fresh, local, ingredients whenever possible to ensure you and your guests receive a high quality, exceptional meal. We have a strong relationship with our purveyors, from farmers to butchers, to cheese makers. All of our recipes are made from scratch with a focus on the freshest, most seasonal ingredients available. From start to finish, we will take care of everything with experience and ease to bring your vision to a reality.

Weddings - Decor

Event Décor

Here at Afton*Hudson Cruise Lines, we know that planning your dream wedding can seem quite overwhelming, but it doesn’t have to be. It just takes a planning partner who will listen carefully and ensure that your distinct vision is reflected in every detail. Whether your ideal affair is an opulent seated dinner or a Hawaiian Luau,  we will do all the work to make it your personal expression. We will guide you through the entire planning process from selecting the right boat, renting equipment, choosing decorations and floral arrangements to designing the perfect menu.  You are also welcome to bring your own décor items, but please no glitter, tape, or confetti.  Our concept is a fresh look designing and planning weddings.  We take a customized approach to all of our weddings no matter what the size of your needs.

Weddings - Bar Arrangements

Bar Arrangements

Cheers! Now we come to the cornerstone of the event……. The Bar.  From signature cocktails to elegant champagne toasts, the arrangements are up to you. We do not have a bar minimum on our vessels, but do require one to be available. We offer many arrangements and event packages:

  • Cash Bar – each guest pays for their own beverages ordered at the bar
  • Host Bar – the host pays for the bar.
  • Host all beverages entire cruise time
  • Host all beverages for a time frame

We take the worry out of your special day!


For pricing and information contact us today at:
651-436-8883

Ask for Dan or Melissa
email Dan@StCroixRiverCruises.com or Melissa@aftonhouseinn.com

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