Spacious Banquet Halls For That Special Occasion

McGovern's On The Water weddingPicturesque lawns and gardens for a gorgeous photo backdrop

McGovern’s on the Water offers both romantic indoor and outdoor event spaces, making it a versatile banquet hall wedding venue situated in the scenic locale of Fall River, Massachusetts. Poised on a splendid ten-acre expanse overlooking the picturesque Laurel Lake, this elegant wedding venue promises to leave an indelible mark on all who attend. Conveniently situated just 20 minutes from Providence, Rhode Island, and an hour from Boston, it proves easily accessible for out-of-town guests.

The dedicated team at McGovern’s on the Water is committed to ensuring that each couple’s wedding experience is truly unforgettable. With an on-site wedding coordinator, we offer expert guidance throughout the planning process, leaving no detail overlooked. From coordinating linens to catering arrangements, our team ensures a seamless event. Collaborating closely with our culinary experts, couples have the opportunity to craft a personalized wedding menu, encompassing a selection of hors d’oeuvres, a sumptuous three- to five-course meal, and a memorable champagne toast.

Make Your Event Stand Out


For an exceptional event experience, you deserve a distinctive party venue that will ensure a memorable time for both you and your guests.

Consider McGovern’s On The Water, an exquisite 10-acre estate adorned with picturesque gardens and meticulously maintained lawns, promising an exceptional evening and an opportunity to capture stunning wedding photographs.

Our elegant banquet halls, complemented by top-notch catering services, can comfortably accommodate gatherings of up to 250 guests. To learn more about our premier party event venue, please complete the form on this page.

For immediate assistance during business hours, please feel free to contact us at (508) 679-5010. After business hours, we kindly request that you leave a message on our answering service at 877-272-8200. Rest assured, we will promptly return your call at our earliest convenience.

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The Killarney Lake Room

Larger events can take place in the Killarney Lake Room, with its elegant white brick walls, warm wood-burning fireplace, and joining outdoor patio.

Banquet Room | Maximum Capacity: 275

The Killarney Lake Room offers seating for 275 guests. It features an outdoor patio that is a perfect place for your guests to gather during the social hour to enjoy a beverage and hors d’oeuvres. After the social hour, your guests will be invited into our elegantly decorated banquet room complete with a white brick, wood burning fireplace for a fine dining experience. Our oversized dance floor ensures ample room for dancing and celebration.

The Laurel Room

The Laurel Room is perched in the building’s upstairs, complete with expansive windows looking out on the property, fine wood trims, and a beautiful head table.

Banquet Room | Maximum Capacity: 135
The Laurel Room is our upstairs banquet room overlooking our 10 acre water view estate, offering seating for 135 guests. It features a private deck complete with a portable bar available to your guests during the social hour. Your fine dining experience will find you seated at a beautifully decorated head table in front of a dance floor, surrounded by all your guests.


A perfect setting for an intimate wedding.

The Gazebo

Envision exchanging your vows beneath the enchanting gazebo, framed by the magnificent expanse of the lake and the sprawling 10-acre estate that envelops it. The meticulously manicured lawns and picturesque gardens provide an idyllic backdrop, perfect for capturing the timeless charm of your wedding day in stunning photographs.

Your cherished guests will be comfortably seated on the surrounding patio, sharing in the beauty of your special moment. Following the union, you can extend the celebration to the patio for a delightful cocktail hour, all while savoring the breathtaking waterfront vista.

As the festivities continue, the elegant Killarney Room awaits, featuring a striking brick fireplace that adds to the ambiance. In colder months, this traditional wood-burning hearth provides a warm and inviting atmosphere for you and your guests. The room can be configured with sophisticated round banquet tables and ample space for dancing, ensuring an unforgettable reception.

Amenities and Restrictions


– Wedding planning services

– Bride’s dressing area

– Ceremony arch

– Dance floor

– Podium and/or stage

– Coat check room

– Tables and chairs provided

– Linens, silverware, glassware provided

– Outdoor lighting

– Piano

– Security

– Venue set up and clean up

– Votive candles

– Day-of coordinator

– Champagne toast

– Full kitchen facilities

– Large parking lot


– All food and beverage handled by venue

– Venue must approve all decorations

– No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.

– Catering provided by venue

– Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors

– Smoking outside only

– Alcohol must be provided by venue

– Music must end by midnight

Contact us if you have any questions or if you would like to set-up a booking appointment.