Weddings & Events

Elegant. Timeless. Iconic. The HOTEL DU PONT sets a beautiful stage, featuring storied elegance and tradition befitting one of the most prestigious hotels in the world.

From imported European chandeliers to ornate, hand-carved wood, mosaic and terrazzo floors, every detail highlights Wilmington, Delaware’s rich past and cosmopolitan present, creating a magnificent bridge between timeless elegance and contemporary luxury.

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HOTEL DU PONT’s experienced wedding team will ensure each detail of your special day is thoughtfully managed from start to finish. Our world-class designers and chefs will help you create an entirely customized experience. From gourmet menus to unique wedding receptions, reserving room blocks to arranging golf outings and spa services for bridal parties, our wedding team will make every moment perfectly personalized


Add a charming taste of sophistication to your wedding with HOTEL DU PONT’s gourmet catering options. Our modern fare and classic dishes include delectable entrées like Saffron Marinated Chicken, New York Strips, and Bronizo with Shrimp Scampi. For dessert, we offer decadent plates of Baked Alaska, Bananas Foster, Czarina Parfait and more.


Elevate your reception with a signature HOTEL DU PONT wedding cake. From artfully decorated exteriors to a variety of delicious flavors, every custom-made cake is as beautiful and unique as the couple ordering it.

Our Ballrooms

The Gold Ballroom

Enhance your next event with the classic beauty of The Gold Ballroom. One of the most popular wedding venues in Delaware, this breathtaking room features a French neoclassic design, gilded rosettes, glittering chandeliers, and bas-reliefs of famous women, including Helen of Troy and Cleopatra.

The du Barry Room

Leave a lasting impression with The du Barry Room. Adorned with white pillars, parquet floors, elegant sconces, and a magnificent crystal chandelier imported from Yugoslavia, this Federal-style room is one of the most popular and romantic Wilmington, Delaware, wedding venues.