From simple and sophisticated to elaborate and enchanting, we combine versatile spaces with impeccable service to serve a wide range of wedding sizes and styles.

Following are some of the reasons why The Barn at Silver Oaks Estate has become renowned as one of New England’s premier wedding destinations:

Luxury Venue

From the moment you step foot on the estate, you feel it. The richness of the wooded, waterfront setting, the way the gentle breezes roll over the lawns, the rural feel of the property, there is something distinctly special about this setting. You simply must come experience this venue, even if it’s just simply to visually experience this truly magnificent parcel of land.

Convenient Location

The historic Silver Oaks Estate is conveniently located just minutes from Interstate 95 in the heart of Historic downtown Winthrop in The Belgrade Lakes Region of Maine, near the cities of Augusta and Lewiston-Auburn. Freeport and Portland are just 30 and 60 minutes away, respectively, by car. Hotels and shopping are located just 10 minutes away in both directions.

Inclusive Amenities

Our weekend wedding package includes 200 chairs, 20 stunning farmhouse tables, luxury restrooms, security and parking staff, a private dressing area, a professional on-site venue representative and more. We invite you to choose a licensed caterer of your choice or one from our preferred vendors list. We also have ample, close by  accommodations at many area hotels and B&B’s.

Photographer’s Dream Inspiration

For wedding photography, you are free to utilize the entire Waterfront Estate. Here, you will enjoy a remarkable bounty of settings and backdrops, from quaint historic pathways to pine-studded meadows, lush gardens , picturesque railways and tranquil lakefront vistas.

Personal Service

From the moment you book your wedding with us, we provide hands-on personal service to help you plan and enjoy the wedding of your dreams.

We are a professional and dedicated event facility. Unlike many other properties, you can rest assured, that with The Barn at Silver Oaks Estate, you are not simply renting someone else’s back yard or adjacent house barn. Silver Oaks is licensed, insured and in compliance with all Municipal, State & Federal requirements.

We are devoted to providing convenience, efficiency and value to your wedding planning experience.


The Ceremony

The Outside Ceremony Arbor is the perfect romantic setting, should you decide to marry in the great outdoors overlooking the lake. The stunning Outdoor Reception Arbor is a massive 80’ x 40’open arbor space decorated and illuminated with high quality commercial bistro lights. The arbor is surrounded by beautiful gardens and can accommodate up to 250 seated dining guests. This arbor has full electric service to accommodate a DJ/Band and extra lighting, if needed. From this area you and your guests will enjoy a unique experience dining and dancing under Maine’s gorgeous starlit skies. Alternatively, you may choose to marry and party on the shabby chic front doors of the Barn, while guests are seated on the front lawn and fire-pit area… it’s all about what you want!

Couples deciding on a Church ceremony will find a number of beautiful churches in the immediate vicinity of The Barn at Silver Oaks Estate. St Francis Xavier Church is just a short drive away in the picturesque Village of Downtown Winthrop.

The Barn at Silver Oaks Difference

  • A Family Affair. Our family has turned The Barn At Silver Oaks Estate into an Eco-friendly, family run business. Combining the perfect setting with great service and hospitality.
  • Exclusive use of the whole venue and gardens for your wedding or celebration
  • A stunning range of ceremony and reception options including our unique Barn that can accommodate over 400 seated guests, The Rustic, yet elegant outdoor Ceremony Arbor with bench seating overlooking the breathtaking Maranacook Lake, beautiful garden Reception Arbor that is illuminated with high quality bistro lights and can accommodate 250 seated guests, should you choose to dine and dance under the famous Maine starlit skies.
  • Outstanding amenities and services provided that include: An intimate Bridal suite with vanities, private dressing rooms, lounge area, full bar, a baby changing station, heated and air conditioned, luxury restrooms, Fire-pit area and hash-tag ready Photo Booth.
  • Expansive Parking area with a capacity of approximately 40 cars with ample ADA dedicated spaces, various lawn games such as Bocce, Corn Hole, Kan Jam and Giant Jenga, are all provided for you.
  • Idyllic gardens encircle the entire property giving way to a natural, woodland, waterfront setting are just some of the lovely features to enjoy.