Celebrate with Boat House


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The Boat House at Confluence Park is Columbus’ premier venue for your most special events. With panoramic views of the downtown Columbus skyline and the confluence of the Olentangy and Scioto rivers there’s simply no other location like it.

Voted Best Wedding Location in Columbus by wedding publisher The Knot, and recognized by major publications as one of the city’s best waterfront dining experiences, the Boat House Restaurant offers the backdrop and accommodations to make your special event even more special.

Our experienced special events team members have collectively planned and executed over 20,000 weddings! We offer full-service, all-inclusive event planning, design, coordination and execution. 

We have ample entertainment space and a variety of settings, including breezy outdoor patios and an outdoor wedding space for waterfront ceremonies.






With our talented team by your side, the Boat House Restaurant will make your dream event a reality. Please view our event packages here:

Event Packages 

Holiday Menus

Beverage & Bar Services

The Boat House at Confluence Park is the perfect venue for all your events, including:

  • Weddings

  • Social events

  • Corporate events

  • Intimate gatherings


The Boat House is open year round and offers a view of the downtown city skyline, excellent service and exceptional food. We have access from all major roadways around town and are centrally located at the confluence of the Olentangy and Scioto rivers just west of downtown. The Boat House has four separate private banquet rooms accommodating from 10 to 350 guests.

Our Event Rooms



Buckeye room is our grand ballroom, it accommodates up to 425 guests seated at rounds of 10, has a 30' x 40' all wooden dance floor, crystal chandeliers, and boasts a spectacular view of the downtown city skyline.


Confluence room overlooks the skyline, has a built in fireplace, a 20' x 20' built-in dance floor and accommodates up to 160 guests seated at rounds of 10.



Olentangy room is our smaller ballroom which accommodates up to 120 guests. It has a 20' x 30' all wooden dance floor and has a great view of the downtown city skyline..


The Scioto room can accommodate up to 100 people. The Scioto room has a built in bar and is completely carpeted and has crystal chandeliers, and boasts a spectacular view of our outdoor gazebo.



Deck can seat up to 120 guest at square tables of 4. The Deck sits over the confluence of the Olentangy and Scioto Rivers, has 3 fire places and has an excellent view of the downtown city skyline.

Contact Us

To speak with one of our special events experts, please call 614-469-0000 or fill out the contact form. We look forward to making your event unforgettable!


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679 W. Spring Street

Columbus, OH 43215  

Phone. 614-469-0000




Loyalty Club


Join our Loyalty Club for even more ways to enjoy The Boat House.


Mon-Thur: 5 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Fri & Sat: 5 p.m. - 10 p.m.

Sun: 5 p.m. - 9 p.m

Dining Room and Lounge open nightly

Christmas Eve: 5:00pm - 9:00pm

Christmas Day: 10:00am - 3:00pm


Order your Boat House Gift Cards online and get it delivered right to your email inbox! Available November 1st through January 1st, for every $50 Gift Card purchase, you will receive a Complimentary $15 Reward Card. *Reward cards valid January 2nd through March 31st.*


About Specialty Restaurants Corporation (SRC)

SRC, founded in 1958 by World War II Army Aircorp veteran, David C. Tallichet Jr., has been an industry leader for more than 50 years with a portfolio of 21 award-winning restaurants throughout the United States, including distinguished restaurants such as Orange Hill in Orange County, Castaway in Burbank, Proud Bird in Los Angeles, Rusty Pelican in Miami, Florida, Whiskey Joes in Tampa, Florida and countless others. All of SRC’s restaurants are in beautifully appointed locations that offer breathtaking panoramic views of city skylines, waterfronts or airports. Renowned for their extensive special events capabilities, the SRC portfolio also includes Specialty Events and SRC Event Group featuring on and off-site event production, coordination and design services. Specialty Events is a full-service event planning service for the SRC restaurants providing flawless, unforgettable celebrations from an intimate casual dinner for two to a corporate retreat or an elegant dream wedding. For more information visit, www.specialtyrestaurants.com or www.specialtyevents.com


679 W. Spring Street,
Columbus, OH 43215

PH: 614-469-0000