Pretty much every aspect of a wedding is optional, from wearing a suit instead of a dress to ditching the flowers to forgoing the wedding cake, there's one thing you can't skip: a venue! After all, you've got to have somewhere for your friends and family to gather and celebrate!
However, finding the perfect venue isn't easy. There are so many options to choose from, whether you're looking for a stunning barn, an elegant ballroom, a cozy restaurant, or a quiet stretch of beach. So we asked a few wedding planners to share their top tips for finding your dream venue.
Yes, before you start looking at spaces, you should talk to a wedding planner! Planners are much more familiar with the capabilities of a space, the layout, and the time and items you'll need to really transform it.
If there's a creative way to make it unique or a quirk about the space that could make your vision hard to accomplish, your planner will know! Wedding Planners, are able to negotiate down the room rental and cut many unused services provided from the venues.
Foxchase Manor offers the ideal atmosphere for weddings, upscale meetings, and special events. Experience a grand Jeffersonian Mansion with impressive architecture, elegantly appointed ballrooms, and crystal chandeliers. Imagine a traditional manor house that can accommodate all of your guests in one room.
Experience the grandeur of a Jeffersonian manor located in a picturesque setting near Washington, DC. Impressive Jeffersonian architecture, elegantly appointed ballrooms, and crystal chandeliers offer the ideal atmosphere for weddings, upscale meetings, and special events.
The historic charm and elegance of Poplar Springs make it the perfect venue for any special event or occasion. The property boasts a unique backdrop for beautiful weddings, rehearsal dinners and gala celebrations.
The ideal site for an elegant party or a grand affair that you and your guests will celebrate for years to come.
Raspberry Plain Manor lends itself to any bridal event whether an intimate rehearsal dinner, a gala reception, a formal dinner, or a festive wedding day brunch. We welcome international weddings ranging from South Asian, Asian, Middle Eastern, African, Latin and European cultures. We are ideal for Kosher events.
The Romantic and impressive front courtyard with fountain is the perfect location for your guests to spend some time enjoying each other during cocktail hour. This space is perfectly suited with black granite topped iron tables and matching chairs and doubles as the perfect location for a stylistic end-of-event send off.
The Silver Swan Bayside combines quiet sophistication, exquisite views of the Chesapeake Bay, and breathtaking sunsets to create the perfect setting for wedding ceremonies, receptions, corporate events, private parties and special occasions of every kind.