Waypoint Event Center 185 MacArthur Boulevard • New Bedford • Massachusetts 02740

Waypoint Event Center

185 MacArthur Boulevard
New Bedford, Massachusetts 02740

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Why You'll Love This Place

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  • The rustic flair of the Sea Loft, with its cathedral ceiling and original exposed stone and wood work, makes it perfect for weddings with a historic theme.
  • Outdoor ceremonies or cocktail hours can take place on the patio, which features a bubbling fountain.
  • Gourmet cuisine with a local touch, like New Bedford Scrod and Baked Scallops Nantucket, is prepared by the excellent professional catering team.

Prices: What's this going to cost?

Rental Fee
  • $125–1,000/event
  • Rental fee varies depending on:
    • Day of week
    • Time of day
    • Space reserved
Package Prices
  • $53–79/person
  • There is a minimum of 40 guests for all packages.

Meals (when priced separately)
  • $27/person and up
Service Charge or Gratuity
  • 20%


Indoors Outdoors
Ceremony Seated 125 0
Cocktails, etc. Standing 125 0
Reception Seated 125 0
Meetings Total meeting capacity for this venue is 125.

Venue Details

Site Uses

  • Ceremony
  • Outdoor Ceremony
  • Wedding Receptions
  • Outdoor Reception
  • Small Wedding
  • All-Inclusive
  • Rehearsal Dinner
  • Special Events / Parties
  • Business Functions / Meetings
  • On-Site Accommodations
  • Late Night

Essential Info


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Amplified Music


Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair accessible


Year-round, daily, until 11pm.

Venue Type

Buildings, other structures, and natural settings available at this venue:

  • Banquet Hall / Events Facility
  • Historic / Landmark Building
  • Patio / Deck / Terrace
  • Loft / Warehouse / Industrial

Venue Views

Peep the views you’ll enjoy from this venue!

  • Cityscape
  • Fountain / Water Feature
  • Ocean / Bay


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