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You’ve decided to get married, now comes one of the harder decisions to make, which wedding venue should you choose? You want to make sure that your Wedding Day is one to remember for all of the right reasons. For this reason you need to choose a venue that offers the best facilities for what you want, and for the comfort and enjoyment of your guests.
An option you may want to consider is to look at a venue which provides a choice of several different options for your day, such as Absolute Event Solutions. They can work with you to help you decide what sort of venue and event management services you need. Remember though, that before you make any wedding venue choice you need to do a little planning.
What you need to know before you choose a wedding venue
It may seem obvious, what you need to know before you start looking for a wedding venue. But sometimes you can get carried away with all the excitement; so here is a brief reminder.
- Budget – arguably the most important aspect of your planning. You can’t choose a venue unless you know how much you have to spend.
- Number of guests – who are you going to invite? Do you just want family at your wedding, or are you doing a Facebook invite to your entire friends list?
- Location – it’s important to remember that you need to choose a venue that makes the day easy for the wedding party, as well as taking into consideration the travel required by wedding guests.
Now you can go on to decide what sort of wedding venue solution is best for you.
The full wedding venue package
This is a popular option with many couples and can help make your wedding day less stressful. Choosing to hold the entire wedding in one venue means that you don’t have to worry about inter venue travel. It also often means that you can often opt to employ the services of someone from the venue to manage the whole of the event and make sure that all of your guests have a good time.
The meal or cocktail reception
If you have fewer guests, or you want an event that’s more casual, you may want to opt for just a simple meal at a wedding venue. Alternatively you may want to drop into your favorite restaurant for the meal, and find a wedding venue where you can just enjoy a cocktail reception.
The home choice
It’s getting more common for people to opt to have their wedding at home. After all, at least you know the venue really well. If you have the space then it can help to be in familiar surroundings on what is often a happy but stressful day. You can take away more of the stress by hiring professionals to manage the day for you.
Whether you choose to stay home, or find your ideal wedding venue, if you take time to plan beforehand, and decide what type of venue you are looking for, you are more likely to find a venue that will help you achieve the enjoyable and memorable wedding day you want.