Bring your dreams to life by personalizing your wedding reception with a touch of historical elegance and charm only the University and Whist Club can offer. The smartly appointed rooms of the University and Whist Club can accommodate up to 130 people for wedding receptions and up to 200 people for banquets and hors d’oeuvre receptions. The University and Whist Club also offers private dining rooms for smaller groups and a more intimate atmosphere.

Additional highlights of our wedding package include:

  • A five hour reception which includes a five hour open bar
  • Three stationary & five butlered hors d’oeuvre for your cocktail hour
  • Champagne toast for all of your guests
  • Exquisitely prepared three course plated dinner
  • Choice of two entrees, plus a vegetarian and children’s option
  • Complimentary off-street parking
  • Linen selections provided by Gala Cloths
  • Professional planning coordinator to help assist you with every detail
  • 20% service charge included
  • Guaranteed to be the only reception of the day
  • Complimentary overnight accommodations for wedding couple provided by the Christiana Hilton or Sheraton Suites Wimington
  • 10% off in the months of July and August

Let the historical elegance, rich history and sophisticated ambiance of the University and Whist Club be the backdrop to your next special event. From private parties to business luncheons and wedding receptions the Club is available to members and non-members alike and will delight you and your guests with its unique touches of individuality.

Whist Weddings Package

Wedding Reception Layout – Capacity 130

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