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Wedding Services at Hotel Du Pont

Celebrate In Unexpected Ways

HOTEL DU PONT blends historic elegance with cosmopolitan glamour for your wedding or event in Wilmington, Delaware. Dramatic ballrooms, stunning decor, innovative catering, spa treatments, and dedicated event planners create extraordinary moments in an iconic destination.
Creative Catering & Cuisine

Creative Catering & Cuisine

Savor every moment. Personalize your wedding dinner or celebration with menus inspired by the fresh foods of the Brandywine Valley. Our chefs will craft a menu that highlights seasonal, local ingredients and bold culinary experiences.

Wedding + Social Event Services

  • Wedding + Special Occasion Cakes

    Unique Wedding Cakes, Wilmington
    Elevate your reception with a signature HOTEL DU PONT wedding or special occasion cake. Artfully decorated with decadent sumptuous flavors and textures, every custom-made cake is as storied as the setting.
  • Décor & Design

    Décor & Design,Wilmington
    While striking on its own with exquisite architecture, our dedicated event specialists will help you to plan the event that perfectly reflects your style. From linens and lighting to flowers and unexpected table settings, our events team will make your dreams a reality.
  • Sound and Lighting

    Sound and Lighting,Wilmington
    Create the right mood and style with state-of-the-art audiovisual gear and services. We offer creative lighting solutions and sound systems for ambiance, dramatic effects, and entertainment.
  • Photography

    HOTEL DU PONT provides a stunning and romantic backdrop for photographs and videos. Our hotel frames every moment with gorgeous ballrooms and venues with historic architecture, ornate décor, and artwork. Our event managers can provide a list of preferred photographers in the Wilmington area.
  • Spa & Beauty

    Spa & Beauty,Wilmington
    This is your moment to shine. Look and feel amazing on your special day with hair, makeup, and spa and body treatments at Currie in the duPont building. This luxurious spa and salon offers wedding packages for the relaxation and style every bride and groom deserve.
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Unique Wedding Cakes

Your Dream Wedding Team

Our experienced wedding planners, designers and chefs create extraordinary wedding experiences. From gourmet menus to unique wedding receptions, to arranging golf outings and spa treatments, our wedding specialists will make every moment unforgettable.
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Fact Sheet

Wedding fact sheet:

Guest Room Blocks are available. Minimum of 10 rooms required:

Courtesy Blocks up to 20 rooms per night no attrition

Above 20 rooms per night is Guaranteed Room block and responsible for 80% pick up

Valet Parking $35.00 Overnight Guests and $25.00 Day of Guests

Food & beverage minimums: (Plus 23% Service charge)
Gold Ballroom Friday 25,000+ Saturday 35,000+ Sunday 15,000+
Dubarry Friday 15,000+ Saturday 25,000+ Sunday 12,500+
Ceremony Free:

$1500.00 (3) Hour Window 2 Hour Vendor Set up 1 Hour Ceremony

Day of Wedding Planer is required when hosting Ceremony on site at Hotel Du Pont.

Dietrary & allergies:

Chef can accommodate these request - 24-hour notice is required

Vendor Meals and Children's Pricing available

Dressing rooms:

For the Bride and Groom included in Wedding Package

Complimentary Deluxe King Room for Bride and Groom on the evening of their Wedding & Champagne amenity- Will upgrade to a Suite 72 hours prior based upon availability


Final Head Counts 72 Business Hours prior to event date

Payment: Full payment 10 days prior to the event date

Acceptable form of payment Check, Cash, Credit card.

Deposit & Payment Schedule:

  • 30% Minimum Initial Deposit
  • 35% 3 months prior to event date
  • 35% 1 month prior to event date
  • 10 days prior to event date Full Payment is due