Wedding planning is no easy task, and you will need all the help you can get to pull off the perfect day for your special day. The venue is gong to be the foundation on which you build the day you have dreamed of. In this article we will discuss how to pick the perfect venue for the big day you have waited your entire life for. Not only do you want the venue to match your vision your professional photographer will be able to capture some once in a lifetime shots for you. Let’s get started with some tips to make this decision an easy painless one!
Find a Wedding Planner
Hiring a wedding planner will save your life! This is their career they know all about weddings and how to make your day all you want and more. If you have a vision in mind all you have to do is let the planner know, and he/she can then start offering you options that fit your vision perfectly or come really close. Not to mention having a wedding planner takes a lot of the stress off your shoulders, it is their job to make sure the day goes off with a bang and leaves you embracing this day as opposed to hating the entire process involved. 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.
Choose a Venue That Matches Your Vision
Every little girl dreams of her wedding day and how amazing it will be. Start with the places you have found or your wedding planner has found, go to see the sites, and check reviews. You may fall in love with a venue by the online appeal, but you may not feel the same once you go and see the venue for yourself. Take time, give yourself the time to not feel rushed in this big choice, cause again this is the foundation for the entire wedding to built upon. A small tip, a wedding incorporating more natural elements works well with outdoor venues such as parks, backyards, and ranches. Choosing a venue that fits in with (and enhances) your theme will allow your wedding to feel more connected to the space.
Have Your Guest List complete
This is a vital step in the process as well. Knowing how much room you will need is a biggie! If you are envisioning a large wedding then of course you will need a larger venue to hold the wedding at. If you end up booking a smaller venue and your guest list ends up growing you will be in a tough predicament! Most commonly couples often underestimate how many people they will invite, or how many extra could tag along with a guest, so have that conversation early to know what you’re really working with.
Find Out Amenities
Venues are all different, not only in the look, style and feel of the establishment, but in what they include in your package. some venues will take care of food, decorating, down to the clean up. This can come with a hefty price tag though so be sure it is going to fit your budget, another reason a wedding planner will come in handy for you on this big day!
Stay true to yourself and what it is you are wanting. Do not settle for what could make you happy, settle for the venue that completely makes you happy. At the end of the day this is YOUR day and it needs to go how you want it to go. Take the proper steps and use these quick tips to help make that happen for yourself. Remember remain calm, and just breathe, and do not allow yourself to feel overwhelmed by the whole process, it will all come together, have faith in yourself and your vision