Archive for the ‘Venues’ Category

Destination Venues Less Than An Hour From Houston

Friday, January 19th, 2018

Forget passports, plane fares and complicated travel logistics…these six venues offer a full destination wedding experience, just a short drive away from downtown Houston.

Briscoe Manor Front Exterior

Photo: Agape House Studio | Venue: Briscoe Manor


SAY I DO: Nestled among pecan and oak trees on a serene 50-acre estate whose history dates back to the early 19th century, Richmond’s Briscoe Manor welcomes couples to say their vows in a stately limestone chapel (the photo ops are out of this world!), and invites celebrants to take full advantage of (more…)

Venues We Love: Ashton Gardens

Thursday, January 18th, 2018
Houston Wedding Venue Ashton Gardens Ballroom

Venue: Ashton Gardens| Photo: Tony Houston Photography

There are few venues that have it all…like, absolutely ALL: magnificent wood-beamed chapel, gorgeous glass-walled ballroom surrounded by lush natural beauty, divine in-house catering and full-service wedding planning. Well, darlings, we’re happy to say, Ashton Gardens is one of those rare venues. (more…)

Wedding Venues + Gowns – 4 Perfect Matches

Friday, January 12th, 2018

Can’t decide what kind of gown will look best in your chosen venue? We’re to here to help, with this glimpse at four distinct Houston wedding venues paired with perfectly suited bridal styles for each!

Chateau Cocomar and Lazaro Gown

Photo: 1Cinema Productions| Gown: Lazaro


THE VENUE: From its debut on the Houston wedding scene Chateau Cocomar has been enchanting brides with its European-castle opulence, and its gleaming marble surfaces, as far as the eye can see. Nestled in a lushly forested corner of northwest Houston, this fairytale venue, filled with gilded mirrors and imported antiques, appeals to princess brides with a taste for true grandeur.

THE VIBE: Regal, opulent, French-inspired, grand

THE STYLE: Ballgown (more…)

8 Haute Houston Hotels for Fabulous Weddings

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

Versatile ceremony space? Check! Expansive ballroom? Check! Gourmet catering, gracious service and ultra-comfortable on-site guest accommodations? Check, check and …check! Hotels offer maximum wedding convenience and refined luxury all in one package. And these eight Houston-area hotels are up to the task.

Couple dancing under the Great Oak at The Houstonian Hotel, Club & Spa

Photo: Christian Oth Studio | Venue: The Houstonian Hotel, Club & Spa


6 Houston Venues With Red-Carpet Style

Friday, January 5th, 2018

Houston Wedding Venue Red Carpet Astorian

Photo: Courtesy of The Astorian

Dreaming of a cinematic wedding entrance? Your name up in lights? These six Houston wedding venues are made for the spotlight!  (more…)