Weddings
Weddings

From vows with a view, to champagne celebration, The Starting Gate is devoted to helping you create the wedding day of your dreams.

Social Events
Social Events

Whether it’s an intimate gathering or an extravagant wedding, our attention to every detail will bring your vision to life and create memories for a lifetime.

Meetings and Receptions
Meetings and Receptions

Enjoy a change of scenery and schedule your next business meeting with a view. The ballroom can be sectioned off to accommodate smaller gatherings or break out sessions.

Explore Our Spaces
Explore Our Spaces

The Starting Gate at GreatHorse offers an event space that is perfect for hosting everything from galas and grand receptions to intimate gatherings and corporate meetings…with a view!

Explore Our Menus
Explore Our Menus

Exceed your guests’ expectations every time. Our innovative event planning, in-house catering, and can-do attitude consistently deliver special occasions your guests will remember forever.

What They're Saying...

The Backstretch

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Come visit us at the DCU CENTER in Worcester! We’ll be here today & tomorrow 11-5 answering all of your Wedding Venue questions! . . . . #BridalExpo #wedding #ido #bride #bridal #expo #venue #weddingvenue #newengland #itsdifferentatgreathorse #StartingGate #Weddinggarden #theknot #weddingwire #party #countryclub #engaged #business #weddingideas #weddingplanning #reception #rustic #Romantic #weddingphotography #catering #golfcourse #beautiful

Posted: January 20th, 2018

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Lots of interest at The Starting Gate booth at the Springfield Jenks Bridal Expo today.

Posted: January 14th, 2018

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Come visit us at the Bridal Expo at the Big E Fairgrounds! We’ll be here today & tomorrow 11-5 answering all of your Wedding Venue questions! . . . . #BridalExpo #wedding #ido #bride #bridal #expo #venue #weddingvenue #newengland #itsdifferentatgreathorse #StartingGate #Weddinggarden #theknot #weddingwire #party #countryclub #engaged #business #weddingideas #weddingplanning #reception #rustic #Romantic #weddingphotography #catering #golfcourse #beautiful

Posted: January 13th, 2018

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Were still dreaming of the holidays

Posted: January 10th, 2018

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A Chocolate fountain to warm us up on this chilly day

Posted: January 5th, 2018

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Dreaming of warmer weather and and sitting out on our beautiful Patio.... Rosé anyone

Posted: January 3rd, 2018