DBMS Campus

VENUE OPTIONS

Nestled within historic Duxbury and the charming bayside lies the Duxbury Bay Maritime School ~ one of the hottest venues on the South Shore. We offer the perfect setting for private social events such as weddings, receptions, showers, holiday parties and family reunions. The campus is located on Duxbury Bay’s waterfront. Duxbury Bay Maritime School (DBMS) Smith Building promises breathtaking views of Duxbury Bay and beyond for all guests to enjoy.

WEDDINGS & SPECIAL OCCASIONS 

Clifford Hall has 2400 square feet of indoor space and 600 square feet of deck space. DBMS is fully ADA Compliant. Our front porch and paver area, both overlooking the water, are also available – perfect for cocktail hour and/or on-site waterfront wedding ceremony.

 

Peak Season Venue Rates

May 1 – October 31 $3,400 – $6,000*

*this price applies to Holidays, Holiday Weekends and Holiday Weeks

Off-Season Venue Rates

November 1 – April 30 Off Season $2,850 – $3,400*

*this price applies to Holidays, Holiday Weekends and Holiday Weeks

 

Catering Services

ALDEN PARK

508-830-6777    www.aldenparkrestaurant.com

THE CATERED AFFAIR

781-982-9333   www.thecateredaffair.com

THE CHEF’S TABLE

781-826-3320   www.thechefstableonline.com

LAVISHLY DUNN CATERING & EVENT PLANNING

617-921-8993   www.lavishlydunn.com

MIA’S CATERING

774-608-0327   mammamias.net/catering

THE SILENT CHEF

781-545-6665   www.silentchef.com

Event Capacity

COCKTAIL PARTY – 330 guest maximum

SIT DOWN DINNER – 165 guest maximum

FUNCTION WITH DJ AND DANCE FLOOR – 150 guests

UPSTAIRS DECK – no more than 49 at any given time

PARKING – The property can accommodate off-street parking for 70 motor vehicles.
Seasonal restrictions may apply.

MEMORIAL RECEPTIONS

Week Day – $535

Weekend – $700

SMALL PARTIES

Rehearsal Dinners, Graduation Parties, Showers, Banquets, etc. Minimum 50, Maximum 149
$11/person
Sunday – Friday
Cannot book a Friday more than 6 months in advance

OTHER CHARGES

Optional Day of Wedding Planner – $500/day

Optional DBMS Launch with Driver – $250 and up

Open Bar Deposit w/ final payment – varies

Optional DBMS Bartender/Server – $35 ea./hr

Duxbury Non-Profit – 50% off room rental – Weekdays only between 9am – 5pm

DBMS Tables and Chairs included in event fees

Available Equipment

21 round tables, seating 8–10 each 200 folding white wooden chairs 6 8ft. rectangular tables
2 6ft. rectangular tables

8 tall café tables adjustable to 30”and 42”
Movie screen and projector- no fee but please reserve in advance Podium and microphone – no fee but please reserve in advance DBMS launch with driver – time, tide and weather permitting

CLIFFORD HALL

For pricing inquiries, tours of the venue, and additional information, please contact
Anita Sullivan
Email – anita@dbms.org
Phone – (781) 934-7555 x106

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