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Wedding Reception

The wedding reception is where the party really starts. It's where you and your guests will celebrate your 'I dos' with drinking, dancing, mixing and mingling. Find out how to choose the best venue for you, plan your reception timeline, and of course, how to choose the menu.

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9 Stunning Outdoor Wedding Venues in Vancouver
Places to Celebrate
Thinking of tying the knot in Vancity? Here are some gorgeous outdoor wedding venues in Vancouver that need to be on your radar.
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Places to Celebrate
Planning on heading into the great outdoors for your big day? Here are the wedding tent styles you need to know for your marquee celebration.
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Adding s’mores to your wedding menu will make your event even tastier. Here are a few of our favourite ways to serve the classic campfire snack.
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Trying to get your wedding thank-you speech just right? Let this be your guide to delivering some serious props.
9 Amazing Small Wedding Wedding Venues in the GTA
Places to Celebrate
If you’re considering hosting a small wedding in the GTA, these intimate wedding venues around Toronto will be right up your alley.
10 Amazing Small Intimate Wedding Venues in Ontario
Places to Celebrate
Thinking about shrinking your guest list and hosting a small intimate wedding in Ontario? Here are some venues you may love.
How to Create Wedding Menu Cards
Food & Beverage
Here are the essential tips and tricks for crafting the perfect wedding menu cards for your reception.
The Ins and Outs of a Wedding Venue Walkthrough
Places to Celebrate
Wondering who should be tagging along on your venue walkthrough, what to expect, and when it should be scheduled? We’ve got the answers for you (and more) right here.
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Places to Celebrate
Thinking of skipping the huge celebration and opting for something a bit more intimate? Here are a few awesome small wedding venues in Hamilton that will fit the bill.
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Speeches & Traditions
Need help prepping for your moment in the spotlight? We’ve got a few helpful tips and tricks for your father of the bride speech.
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Speeches & Traditions
Need help penning a joint wedding speech? Follow these rules and you should have no trouble coming up with something amazing.
8 Awesome Small Wedding Venues in Victoria
Places to Celebrate
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Places to Celebrate
It’s time to start looking for that perfect venue! Here are all of the hard hitting questions to ask the wedding venue coordinator.
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Places to Celebrate
Thinking of foregoing a massive celebration and opting for a smaller celebration? Here are a few of our favourite small wedding venues in Calgary to get you started with planning.