Millennium Broadway Hotel New York in Times Square Offers Same Sex Wedding Package for LGBT Couples

July 23, 2011 (PRLEAP.COM) Travel News
NEW YORK, July 23, 2011 The Millennium Broadway Hotel, a proud partner of IGLTA, is thrilled about the new marriage equality law in New York. To commemorate this historic legislation, the hotel is kicking off their Wedding with PRIDE Package. Couples can now book their wedding at this hotel in Times Square as early as July 25, 2011 the official date that same sex couples can legally wed in New York.

Same sex couples can make it a truly NYC wedding, putting Broadway drama into their wedding reception at an authentic Broadway theater, the Millennium Broadway's Hudson Theatre, a 1903 deco masterpiece decorated with priceless Tiffany mosaics. The 108-year old landmark Hudson Theatre, where budding stars like Barbara Streisand and Louis Armstrong made their debut, is the optimal location for a memorable and "dramatic" wedding in New York's famed Times Square. As a theatre, the Hudson already has the infrastructure for professional lighting and sound so it becomes extraordinary when it's fully decorated; lit and ready for a wedding.

The New York City hotel has an experienced wedding event planning department and a fabulous portfolio of florists, photographers, bands, DJs, sound and light specialists, etc. who have made a vow to same sex couples to organize their wedding from A to Z within a two week timeframe. This two week promise applies to wedding ceremonies and receptions scheduled for July 25 through Labor Day.
Following are details for the Millennium Broadway Wedding with PRIDE Package, available now until Labor Day, September 5, 2011. Package prices start at $195.00 pp ++ for a wedding reception of 100 persons or more:

  • 5 Hour Premium Open Bar
  • Champagne Toast
  • Wine Service with Dinner
  • 1 hour Reception with (hot/cold Butler Passed Hors D' Oeuvre and Two Hot Stationary Stations)
  • 3 Course Dinner
  • Wedding Cake
  • Matrimonial Accommodations in a suite or Premier room on Your Wedding Night, based on availability

  • The Millennium Broadway Hotel encourages LGBT newly wed couples to take advantage of their 15% PRIDE discount for accommodations before and after the wedding. What better way for newly weds to celebrate marriage equality than to stay and enjoy their honeymoon right in the heart of NYC one of the most romantic, colorful and festive cities in the world!

    For further information on this wedding package and reservations, please contact Larry Amato Director of Catering at, 212-789-7502.

    About the Millennium Broadway

    The Millennium Broadway Hotel, New York, is located in the heart of the theatre district, near Times Square and Restaurant Row, just steps from Fifth Avenue shopping. This four-star hotel features 750 beautifully appointed rooms and suites with a choice of Premier, Superior or Classic accommodations. Millennium Premier rooms are located in a private tower and include top quality amenities and a range of guest benefits such as complimentary Internet access in all guestrooms, late checkout and use of the Premier Lounge, where guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast, hors d'oeuvres or cocktails on weekdays. The hotel features a 24 hour fitness center and Restaurant Charlotte for breakfast as well as light snacks and cocktails.

    Weddings, meetings and events are the forte of the Millennium Broadway Hotel. Not only does it have one of the largest and finest onsite conference centers in midtown Manhattan approved by the International Association of Conference Centers (IACC); it also provides the historic Hudson Theatre. Centrally located near midtown business and the Jacob Javits Center, the 43 versatile and exquisite function spaces span seven floors and provide 110,000 square feet of meeting space.

    Built in 1903, The Hudson Theatre had a multi-million dollar restoration in 2005 and is now the optimal location for memorable meetings, product launches, weddings, concerts and other cosmopolitan events. The 100-year-old landmark is the second oldest theatre in New York, where stars such as Barbra Streisand and Louis Armstrong made their debuts and the Tonight Show with Steve Allen first aired. It is a fully equipped theater, turnkey for spectacular lighting and sound and it becomes truly extraordinary when it is fully decorated for an event.

    About Millennium Hotels and Resorts

    Millennium Hotels and Resorts (MHR), established in the United States in 2000, is the North American arm of London-based Millennium and Copthorne Hotels plc (MLC). The MHR portfolio includes 14 hotels in the U.S. including: Millennium Broadway Hotel, New York City; Millennium UN Plaza Hotel, New York City; Millennium Airport Hotel, Buffalo, New York; Millennium Biltmore Hotel, Los Angeles; Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel, Chicago; Millennium Bostonian Hotel, Boston; Millennium Hotel, Minneapolis; Millennium Hotel, St. Louis; Millennium Hotel, Cincinnati; Millennium Harvest House, Boulder; Millennium Hotel, Durham; Millennium Alaskan Hotel, Anchorage; Millennium Resort, Scottsdale, McCormick Ranch; and the Millennium Maxwell House, Nashville.

    For further information on Millennium Hotels and Resorts, call 866-866-8086 or visit