Weddings are embedded with joy, love, and elegance. It is a day where two families unite as one, and promises are made. A couple’s wedding day should be everything they have ever dreamed of. That starts with choosing the perfect wedding venue. The Highlawn Pavilion is one of New Jersey’s most sought after wedding venues for indoor and outdoor ceremonies and receptions. The Highlawn Pavilion is proud to be able to host officially recognized same sex marriages and civil unions, and values making gay and lesbian couples’ day as special as it should be.
The Highlawn Pavilion embraces same sex weddings and their ability to celebrate diversity and love for gay and lesbian couples on their big day. Wedding specialists at The Highlawn Pavilion are experts at meeting the individual needs of each couple based on their wedding style. Experts understand that budget is important. They know how to plan a stunning wedding while staying under your budget. Wedding specialists will listen to your wedding vision, and turn it into reality while keep elements of elegance, romance, and sophistication.
The Highlawn Pavilion has a luxurious ballroom that will have your guests in awe. Whether you are having a huge family wedding or a smaller, more intimate gathering- this wedding venue is perfect for you. In addition to the ballroom, The Highlawn Pavilion offers exquisite outdoor garden wedding ceremonies. The outdoor ceremony area includes a 400-plus acres of Eagle Rock Reservation, providing couples with plenty of scenery for wedding photos. The historic location of The Highlawn Pavilion overlooks local towns and has a stunning view of the New York City skyline. This view makes outdoor wedding ceremonies absolutely breathtaking as guests are able to watch couples say, “ do” in front of a romantic backdrop.
With a population of 22,016 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Summit is the 90th largest community in New Jersey. Summit’s downtown includes a bevy of restaurants, coffee shops, clothing retailers, a movie theater, gourmet food stops (wine, cheese, an organic butcher), a pottery painting spot, and several yoga studios and fitness centers. Summit’s downtown train station will connect you to New York Penn Station in as little as 35 minutes on The Midtown Direct. With all its greenery, it’s no surprise that Summit hosts and plenty of public parks. The Memorial Park is a go-to spot for weekends with the kids and the annual 4th of July fireworks display.
Whether you are planning an extravagant civil union ceremony with large families or having a smaller, more intimate ceremony, The Highlawn Pavilion has the perfect spaces to accommodate your guests. This wedding venue is known for having award-winning chefs, with dining menus catered towards your weddings taste and style. This includes vegetarian wedding menus and ethics menus for families who wish to highlight culture at the wedding. Wedding specialists are ready to hear your wedding needs and ensure that each guest has an unforgettable experience.
The Highlawn Pavilion has over 100 years of history. The wedding venue is known for its delicious menu, stunning indoor and outdoor areas, and accommodating staff committed to creating your dream wedding. At The Highlawn Pavilion, each gay and lesbian couple’s wedding day is special. It is no secret why it’s one of New Jersey’s most popular wedding venues. Give you, your partner, and your families a day that will be as special and as memorable as the love you share. Contact The Highlawn Pavilion today to start planning your dream same sex wedding! Dial (973) 731-3463 to connect with our event coordinators.