Elegant & Unique Wedding Venue in Albany, NY

Our unique wedding venue in Upstate New York offers a blend of elegance and romance, providing an unforgettable backdrop for all types of celebrations. Explore our stunning spaces, impeccable service, and breathtaking views to begin your journey to a dream wedding with us. The Hangar at 743 stands out among wedding venues in Albany, Saratoga Springs, and the Capital Region as a truly epic backdrop for weddings. 

Key Features and Benefits

Every wedding and every couple are unique. Below are some of the ways in which The Hangar at 743 Capital Region wedding venue makes each wedding as special and timeless as your love.

Elegant and Flexible Space for Your Wedding

The Hangar at 743 acts as a truly memorable wedding location, for everything from breathtaking wedding party photos to an expansive dance floor and plenty of amenities for a perfect day. Weddings at the venue can utilize 8,000 square feet of space, which offers plenty of flexibility for different configurations, including seated dinners, passed appetizers, and after-dinner dancing.  

Additionally, weddings that include live entertainment can have bands and performers set up on the second level, allowing everyone in attendance to enjoy the performance. The venue bar area includes a Kegerator, ice machine, and beverage cooler for use by bar staff, while caterers and waitstaff can use the dedicated kitchenette with sinks and a microwave for preparation and staging.

Every bride wants to look her best before her big day, which is why clients of The Hangar at 743 have access to a separate and comfortable preparation space that allows them to enjoy a picture perfect and safe space to retreat if they need touch ups.

State-of-the-Art Technology and Amenities

When planning a large, important event like a wedding, worrying about technology and trucking in lots of rentals is an unnecessary headache. All weddings at The Hangar at 743 wedding venue have full use of a dropdown screen and projector for videos and slideshows.

Also included in the venue rental agreement are:

  • Round tables
  • High top tables with stools
  • Mahogany wooden resin chairs

If you have any questions about seating or capacity, please contact us.

Elegant Ambiance for Weddings

The Hangar at 743 is a unique wedding venue in New York that not only appeals to aviation enthusiasts, but also to anyone who appreciates history and vintage glamour. Situated in an airplane hangar, this venue features aviation-themed décor and furniture. Wedding guests are surrounded by the venue’s collection of fully functional World War II aircraft, which create the perfect backdrop for timeless, elegant photos and memories.

Aside from the aircraft décor, the hangar provides a canvas for the couple’s creativity, with wide-open spaces that can be customized with the couple’s preferred colors and style. Weather permitting, the hangar door can remain open, allowing guests to walk right out onto the tarmac of an operational airport. Not only is this experience sure to stick in guests’ minds, but it also creates some gorgeous photo opportunities.

Convenient Location for Accessibility

Wedding guests can rest easy when it comes to accessing an event at our venue. Easy to reach from Albany, Saratoga Springs, and other areas around the Capital Region, the Hangar at 743 is conveniently located at 743 Albany Shaker Road in Latham, NY. The airport hangar is on the grounds of Albany International Airport and features plenty of onsite parking. The first-floor venue is also fully ADA-compliant and accessible for guests of all physical abilities.

Outdoor Event Areas

When the weather is beautiful in the Capital Region, all wedding guests are sure to want to celebrate it. The Hangar at 743 makes it easy to appreciate both a sunny summer afternoon and a cool fall evening with our unique outdoor event areas. With the hangar door open, the outdoor space is ideal for outdoor dining or as a tarmac reception gathering space. The venue provides all required security personnel when the hangar door is open.

Why Choose Us for Your Wedding

Planning a wedding involves a million little decisions, and choosing a venue is one of the biggest. Choosing the Hangar at 743 is one decision that will take all the worry and stress away. This unique wedding location includes a large, flexible, customizable space that features one-of-a-kind décor in the form of functioning World War II aircraft. Couples can choose to work with any local caterer and bar service provider they like, although we are happy to recommend options. They also have access to a seasoned event coordinator to make sure every detail is considered.

Still not sure? Take it from our happy couples. We have plenty of lovely wedding success stories to share from weddings we have hosted. When deciding on a wedding venue, be sure to schedule a tour of The Hangar at 743 to see for yourself just how special a wedding at this venue can be.

Wedding Venue Frequently Asked Questions

How many guests can the venue accommodate?

With 8,000 square feet, the venue can accommodate guest lists of all sizes. Contact us for more information.

How much does it cost to book the venue?

Each wedding and its requirements are different. We will be happy to provide you with a custom quote for your event. Prices vary depending on the time of year, time of day, and other considerations. Please contact our event coordinator for more information.

Can we take a tour of the space?

Yes! We would love to show you our unique wedding location. Book a tour today.

Can we use our own vendors?

Yes, you can use any vendors you choose for anything from furniture to catering to entertainment. Our event coordinator can help you choose vendors that we have worked with before, but using our suggestions is not required.

Where are you located?

The Hangar at 743 is located at 743 Albany Shaker Rd., Latham, NY, 12110, on the grounds of Albany International Airport. Click here for directions.

Event Inquiry

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