Shining Tides 38 Reservation Road • Mattapoisett • MA 02739


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PRICES: What's this going to cost?

Rental Fee
  • $5,400–8,400/event
  • Rental fee varies depending on:
    • Day of week
    • Time of year
  • Rental fees include:

    • 5.5-hour rental of the venue, plus access 3 hours prior for vendors
    • Exclusive use of the front porch, kitchen, front lawn, and beachfront
    • Dance floor
    • Custom-designed porch side coverings
    • Dressing suite
    • Wedding coordinator, police detail, parking attendants

    Tables & chairs are an additional cost, but may be rented through the venue for a discounted price. Food & beverage costs are also additional.


Indoors Outdoors
Ceremony Seated 200 200
Cocktails, etc. Standing 200 200
Reception Seated 200 200

Capacity is limited to 170 with a live band. Up to 200 guests may be accommodated on the porch; more guests may be accommodated if a tent is rented on the lawn for an additional cost.

Venue Details

Site Uses

  • Ceremony
  • Outdoor Ceremony
  • Wedding Receptions
  • Outdoor Reception
  • Rehearsal Dinner
  • Special Events / Parties
  • Business Functions / Meetings

Essential Info


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The exclusive wedding caterer for food & beverage is Russell Morin Catering.



Amplified Music

Some restrictions

Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair accessible


Mid-May through Mid-October

Venue Type

Buildings & other settings available:

  • Historic / Landmark Building
  • Non-Profit
  • Patio / Deck / Terrace
  • Beach Wedding Ceremony
  • Beach / Ocean

Venue Views

Peep the views you’ll enjoy from this venue!

  • Landscaped Grounds
  • Ocean / Bay
  • Panoramic


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