Small Wedding Venues
Intimate celebrations have special advantages. Guests are able to get to know each other, the bride and groom are more able to spend time with guests, and the small crowd makes things more intimate. Still, you need a venue to celebrate. Check out this list of our preferred vendors. Then, keep reading for tips from wedding planners on how to choose small wedding venues Georgia couples love.
The Guest List
How many people are coming to the wedding most certainly affects where to have the event. If you invite more people than will fit in your venue, you won’t have fun at all. You need space to dine, dance, and have fun. So that’s possible, when choosing small wedding venues Georgia couples should be sure to ask two questions:
1. How many people will fit comfortably?
2. What number is allowed by fire codes?
Being comfortable is likely the best consideration when choosing small wedding venues Georgia.
Keeping the Budget in Mind
When choosing a venue, you should keep in mind the cost of renting the facility as well as any additional expenses. Restaurants and hotels often have an in-house, ‘per-plate’ charge for food, but flowers and decorations are added expenses. Some venues are full-service, and everything is included in the price.
Still others allow you to bring in your own vendors and decorations so you can pick and choose what works with your budget. Be sure to price everything out fully and then compare before you decide. And don’t forget to add tax and gratuity.
Another consideration before choosing your small wedding venue is what style of wedding you have in mind. Do you want formal or informal? Traditional or modern? Day or night? Indoors or outdoors? You may want to decide these things before you begin looking for the actual venue.
How Involved Do You Want to Be?
Wedding planning can be exhausting, so consider a wedding planner, even when choosing small wedding venues Georgia. Now, what type of wedding planner? That decision will depend on how involved you want to be in the actual planning details. To minimize your own wear and tear, you may want to use the venue’s in-house planner. He or she will do most of the hard work, leaving you to enjoy your time and the upcoming excitement. However, if you enjoy hands-on involvement, an executive or marquee hire venue may be a better choice.
Locking in Your Date
To ensure your wedding goes exactly as you’d like, be sure to lock in the date! Remember without your deposit and a confirmed reservation, you risk losing the place of your choice. Lock it in!
As you can see, there are a several details to consider when choosing a small wedding venue. To meet with wedding planners and to learn about venues, come to the next Georgia Bridal Show.
If you’re a vendor or someone who handles the marketing for small wedding venues, contact us. We can showcase your company on our website and help you set up a booth in the next bridal show.
Brick Haven Event Venue is the perfect place for special occasions, specializing in Weddings!!!
Classique Banquet Hall is a full service banquet hall offering the perfect venue for creating memorable events. We specialize in intimate weddings, anniversaries, celebrations, and other special events and moments. Our seventeen years of experience provides the expertise needed to customize an elegant, memorable experience for you and your guests.
The Gingerbread House, built in 1899, is an excellent example of Steamboat Gothic architecture. It is known for the gingerbread arches that are featured predominantly on the exterior of the building. It is one of the most famous homes in the Historic District of Savannah.
LOFT at Castleberry Hill is a private event venue specializing in corporate events, weddings, and social soirees.
Magic Moments owns a collection of five special event venues in Georgia, each with event services provided by our sister company A Divine Event. A Divine Event provides an award-winning team of event professionals from chefs to designers to event planners to ensure a memorable experience for your very special occasion at one of our unique properties.
Welcome to Magnolia Manor, located in the heart of historic Social Circle. Southern charm abounds in this quaint Georgia town. As you enter the curved brick driveway this Greek revival mansion is certain to evoke a picture of the Old South. As you view the tall white Corinthian columns, stand on the spacious veranda, and tour the renovated home you …
Celebrate any special occasion in this lovely federal style antebellum home circa 1820 located in downtown Decatur. The large outdoor patio is lovely for both a ceremony and reception and can be tented if desired. Separate dining room, banquet room and front parlor with fireplaces. We invite you to slip back into Atlanta?s past and enjoy the atmosphere and history …
Ruffner Mountain Nature Preserve includes two event venues offering you the choice of dramatic spaces either indoors or out! Our outdoor space is the sheltered, open air pavilion known as the Back Porch, a modern yet rustic structure with room for up to 150 people. Indoors is the Tree Top Room with a wall of windows allowing views into mountainside …
The Elks Lodge is the perfect setting for special events. Plenty of parking, reasonable prices!
The Blacksmith Shop is Macon’s unique special event facility, hosting wedding receptions, corporate events and other private functions. The renovated facility in downtown Macon is perfect for any event.
Our goal is to provide an exceptional event and dining environment specialized not only to meet, but also to exceed your expectations. Our team is committed to providing service and menu flexibility so that your event will be uniquely your own.
Woodrow Hall is a historic building with two separate banquet halls. Built in 1914, this building underwent extensive restoration over a 2 year period which restored its vintage charm and added modern touches like a wonderful sound system, LCD projector, plasma TV and more. We are one of the more desirable wedding venues in Birmingham because of our excellent service …