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Non-Traditional Wedding Venues To Consider

Weddings are beautiful celebrations of love and commitment, and couples often put a lot of time and effort into finding the perfect venue for their special day. While the usual spaces, like churches, hotels, and ballrooms, are common choices, unique wedding venues have risen in popularity in recent years. In this article, we’ll explore some non-traditional wedding venue ideas that will make your wedding even more memorable.

  1. An Art Gallery
    An art gallery is a popular choice for couples seeking an intimate and sophisticated wedding setting, offering beautiful backdrops to showcase and celebrate their love. Best for Bride, an online bridal boutique, reports that over 40% of couples consider holding their wedding at an art gallery or museum.
  2. A Farm
    A farm is an ideal venue for couples who value sustainability and outdoor settings. Offering a variety of options, including barn weddings and outdoor ceremonies, farms offer a unique opportunity for couples to personalize their wedding day, according to Skyewater, a popular wedding planning platform.
  3. A Movie Theater
    Movie theaters offer a unique and unforgettable wedding experience for movie buffs. Couples can say their vows on stage or have a reception in the theater lobby while guests enjoy popcorn and candy during the ceremony. Movie theaters can be the perfect venue for couples who want to make a statement.
Off-site catering offers flexibility and cost-effectiveness for the budget-conscious as it doesn't require a large venue for meal preparation. It allows greater control over logistics like food stations, seating, and serving arrangements, enhancing the event's presentation.

Group size is another factor to consider when hiring off-site catering, as on-site staff are limited by time and space. Off-site catering also allows for more unique events with unique themes, making it particularly useful for unusual settings. We, at Candlelight Inn, located in Northern Illinois and Eastern Iowa, accommodate anyone who wants to celebrate their wedding and enjoy great, comforting food.

In conclusion, there are various non-traditional wedding venues to consider, each offering unique and unforgettable experiences on your special day. Whether you choose an art gallery, a farm, or a movie theater, your wedding day will be one to remember. For customized catering on your wedding reception, Candlelight Inn has you covered. Contact us today for more information.