17 Tented Wedding Venues in Philadelphia

Tented wedding venues offer just the right fit for today’s environment. Not only do they protect you and your guests from the elements such as rain and sun, but tents with retractable panels bring in that evening breeze and create a larger area within a finite footprint. In fact, modern tents may come with amenities…

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8 Rooftop Wedding Venues in Philadelphia

Rooftop wedding venues offer a unique wedding venue option and captivating vantage point-making it a special destination for your milestone celebration. This elevated position allows for panoramic views of the city for your wedding ceremony or reception—all while enjoying fresh air and starry skies. In a time when outdoor wedding venues are in high demand,…

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Tent Wedding Planning: Venue vs DIY

Tent wedding planning is planning the wedding you want down to the smallest details.  It is possible to change the effect of how the tent feels with decoration, draping, lighting, furniture and other décor that matches the atmosphere you envision for your own unique wedding. It is not always possible in other indoor venue settings…

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3 Essentials to Planning Outdoor Weddings

Outdoor weddings are one of the biggest trends in 2020 and for good reason. So whether your event is being held at a park, in your backyard, or an outdoor venue, advanced planning is especially important. So what exactly are the essentials for planning your outdoor wedding? We reached out to Melani Kodikian, CERP, Owner…

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10 Hidden Garden Venues in Philadelphia

While arboretums, country clubs, and other similar venues are widely known for their beauty and lush greenery, we found quite a few inconspicuous Philadelphia garden wedding venues that you may not be aware of. Here are some of our favorites!   John F. Collins Park     John F. Collins Park is a hushed, landscaped…

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Micro-weddings: A Hot Trend for Modern Brides

After being forced to cancel their weddings due to COVID-19, anxious brides-to-be can still proceed with their dream weddings—just on a much smaller scale. The days of large weddings are over, at least for the foreseeable future. Event planners across the country predict the top trend for contemporary brides will be “Micro-weddings,” a combined intimate…

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3 Reasons to Schedule Your Engagement Session Early

Masks, physical distancing and government restrictions are not especially romantic. But guess what’s not only romantic but fits perfectly into today’s environment? Engagement sessions. You can capture these special moments with ease even right now. All you need is your photographer, your fiancé and a few favorite locations as your background.       So,…

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The Spring 2020 Event Season in the Age of Social Distancing: One Venue’s Perspective

When Governor Wolf announced a shutdown of all “event venues” in Montgomery County last Thursday in the first of many such announcements intended to slow the contagion of the COVID-19 virus, I watched his announcement on Facebook Live, waiting for the client and caterer to arrive for the event that was planned at the Merion…

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