Wedding Packages

When choosing our Romance Wedding Package for your wedding reception, we are proud to offer a variety of catering options for your special day brought to you by one of our preferred professional caterers.

For wedding receptions aboard our vessel, the M/V Thomas Laighton, we can seat up to 126 guests for a dinner or 260 guests for a cocktail reception. Numbers may fluctuate depending on the package, the entertainment/DJ on board, and the catering selection.

Platinum Wedding Package Menu Options

The Thomas Laighton Platinum Wedding is our premier all-inclusive package in the most splendid setting New England can offer. Simply sit back, relax, & celebrate your nuptials in Victorian grandeur with ocean breezes, and breathtaking sunsets during your 3 hour calm cruise on the Piscataqua River.

The M/V Thomas Laighton can seat 126 guests for a buffet dinner and 275 for a cocktail reception.

The Admiral's Fare

Cocktail-Style Reception

Hors D'Ouerves - Stationary
  • Assortment of Imported Cheeses & Fresh Vegetables
  • Smoked Salmon Filet
  • Sliced Tenderloin Platter with French Bread & Horseradish Cream
Hors D'Ouerves- Butlered
  • Shrimp Cocktail
  • Spanikopita
  • Chicken Satay w/ Peanut Sauce
  • Maple-glazed Scallops wrapped in Bacon
  • Carmelized Onions & Bleu Cheese Flatbreads
  • Fresh Coffee & Decaf

Paradise

Cocktail-Style Reception

Hors D'Ouerves- Stationary
  • Imported Cheese Display with Grilled Artisan Bread
  • Zesty Shrimp Cocktail
  • Vegetable Crudités with a creamy herb spread
  • Fresh Sliced Seasonal Fruit Display
Hors D'Ouerves- Butlered
  • Wood Grilled Tuna Tostada on blue corn tortilla chips drizzled w/ wasabi cream
  • Orange Ginger Spring Rolls with Island Peanut dipping sauce
  • Citrus Chicken Satays with chipotle honey dipping sauce
  • Crispy Wontons filled with herb chicken, cilantro, lime and jack cheese w/ a ginger soy dipping sauce
  • Grilled Scallops on Crispy Wontons with roasted corn red pepper salsa and avocado vinaigrette
  • Fresh Coffee & Decaf

The Beach House Grill

Buffet-Style Dinner Reception

Hors D'Ouerves- Stationary
  • Cheese and Crudité Display
Buffet Dinner
  • Blue Mermaid Salad: fresh mango, red & green peppers, Bermuda onion and red & green grapes over mixed greens w/ lemon pepper vinaigrette
  • Wood Grilled Salmon with chipotle honey glaze
  • Wood Grilled Flank Steak w/ horseradish cream
  • Grilled Summer Vegetables
  • Garlic Mashed Potatoes
  • Artisan Breads and Butter
  • Fresh Coffee & Decaf

The Captain's Fare

Buffet-Style Dinner Reception

Hors D'Ouerves- Stationary
  • Assortment of Imported Cheeses & Fresh Vegetables
  • Assorted Crackers
Buffet Dinner
  • Mixed Greens Salad w/ Balsamic Vinaigrette
  • Hand Carved Prime Rib of Beef Au jus
  • Herb Crusted Boneless Breast of Chicken w/ Roasted Red Pepper Sauce
  • Oven Roasted Red Bliss Potatoes
  • Seasonal Fresh Vegetable
  • Dinner Rolls & Butter

Gold Menu Options

The Thomas Laighton Gold Romance Wedding Package is our superior all-inclusive Romance Wedding Package in the most splendid setting New England can offer. Simply sit back, relax, and celebrate your nuptials in Victorian grandeur with ocean breezes, and breathtaking sunsets during your 3 hour calm cruise on the Piscataqua River.

The M/V Thomas Laighton can seat 126 guests for a buffet dinner and 275 for a cocktail reception.

The Lighthouse

Cocktail-Style Reception

Hors D'Ouerves- Stationary
  • Assortment of Imported Cheeses & Fresh Vegetables
Hors D'Ouerves- Butlered
  • Shrimp Cocktail
  • Spanikopita
  • Florentine Stuffed Mushroom Caps
  • Thai Chicken Skewers
  • Petite Crab Cakes w/ Fresh Basil Aioli
  • Spinach & Goat Cheese Flatbreads
  • Fresh Coffee & Decaf

The Portsmouth Harbor

Buffet-Style Reception

Hors D'Ouerves- Stationary
  • Assortment of Imported Cheeses & Fresh Vegetables
  • Assorted Crackers
Buffet Dinner
  • Mixed Greens Salad w/ Zinfandel Vinaigrette
  • Baked New England Haddock
  • Chicken Cordon Bleu w/ Supreme Sauce
  • Rice Pilaf
  • Fresh Vegetables
  • Dinner Rolls & Butter
  • Fresh Coffee & Decaf

The Sun King

Cocktail-Style Reception

Hors D'Ouerves- Stationary
  • Imported Cheese Display w/ grilled artisan breads
  • Vegetable Crudite w/ a creamy herb spread
Hors D'Ouerves- Butlered
  • Wood Grilled Tuna Tostada on blue corn tortilla chips drizzled w/ wasabi cream
  • Orange Ginger Spring Rolls w/ Island Peanut dipping sauce
  • Mini Lobster Quesadillas w/ roasted corn, fresh basil and jack cheese
  • Wasabi Rangoons w/ a ginger soy dipping sauce
  • Goat Cheese and Mango Chutney Phillo Cups
  • Fresh Coffee & Decaf

The Island Hopper

Buffet-Style Dinner Reception

Hors D'Ouerves- Stationary
  • Imported Cheese Display w/ grilled artisan breads
  • Vegetable Crudite w/ a creamy herb spread
Buffet Dinner
  • Blue Mermaid Salad: fresh mango, red &green peppers, Bermuda onion and red & green grapes over mixed greens w/ lemon pepper vinaigrette
  • Caribbean Cordon Bleu: Island Spiced Boneless Chicken Breast w/ swiss cheese and cured ham topped w/ papaya pineapple salsa
  • Island Rubbed Pork Loin topped w/ Tobago mango chutney
  • Sweet Potato Hash
  • Wood Grilled Vegetables
  • Artisan Breads and Butter
  • Fresh Coffee & Decaf