Learn about what you should consider when looking for the best wedding venue for your big day.
Organizing the perfect wedding can be stressful and demanding. For many, marriage is one of life’s most important events: the right wedding venue can tie everything together the best way. There is a saturation of wedding venues on the market today, and it can be overwhelming to decide which one would be the most suitable.
Accommodate your guest.
Make sure that you have an accurate estimate of how many guests will attend your event. It is usually better to over-estimate the number of people, to ensure you have enough space to accommodate every guest. The ideal wedding venue should have enough room for an adequate amount of tables and chairs, a dancefloor if you have music, a spot for speeches and a kitchen area for caterers.
Is it within your budget?
Weddings can be incredibly expensive, and at times, people spend more than they intended to and fall into significant debt. Everyone wants their dream wedding, but remember to act and plan according to your budget. Focus on the things that matter first, such as a venue that can accommodate your vision and needs. Look for options and shortlist the most affordable places that match your ideal demands.
Make sure the venue is equipped with all you need.
Flexibility is particularly important: you aren’t only going to need the space itself, but all of the amenities that go along with it. Chances are, you are going to need things such as a nice PA system that includes a microphone and speakers for speeches and announcements. Other features you may need include lighting, chairs, tables, and more.
Pleasing the eye!
A wedding venue shouldn’t only be practical, but also beautiful. In some cases, you might have a particular recurring theme, so it is important for the venue to suit the style of your wedding.
Here are my top 5 favorite wedding venues near El Paso!
Painted Dunes Desert Golf Course: Painted Dunes is one El Paso’s most scenic wedding location for high-end events. Many newlyweds exchange their vows and celebrate their reception with friends and family in the shadows of the Franklin Mountains. In the background is a perfect wedding picture spot in front of the lake. Your guests will be seated near an impeccably-manicured putting green where spotless white chairs and a decorated arch is the ideal scene for saying, “I do.” The Pavilion wedding venue is the perfect choice for your outdoor El Paso reception site, creating the ideal scenery for your wedding dreams. String lights create a soft, romantic glow for your reception. Accommodating up to 400 guests, our all-inclusive wedding packages will meet your needs to create your dream wedding. http://www.golfclubreceptions.com/painted_dunes/
Epic Railyard Event Center: EPIC Railyard is El Paso, Texas’ premier event center, and hall. Located in a historic warehouse in the heart of the city, it promises a unique experience. www.facebook.com/pg/EPICRailyard
150 Sunset: 150 Sunset, a unique mix of services that come together in harmonious union, creates custom outdoor spaces and memorable events as well as delicious dining experiences. http://150sunset.com/
Los Portales Venue: Los Portales is an event venue near El Paso, TX built in 1932. It is an adobe building with history in the vineyard area of the upper valley of the Rio Grande, along the old route to Mesilla, also known as Don Juan de Oñate route. http://www.losportalesvenue.com/
Grace Gardens first opened its doors in the summer of 2007. The vision was to create a one of a kind outdoor venue that would accommodate small intimate gatherings as well as large special events. https://www.elpasogracegardens.com/
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