4 Tips for a Flawless Coastal Michigan Wedding

Choosing the right spot is the most important start to a great lakeside wedding. There are countless breathtaking backdrops along the freshwater coastlines of Michigan, but when choosing your location there are many things you should take into consideration in addition to the backdrop: Can guests get there easily? Will it be noisy or windy? Are there bathrooms and parking nearby? Are there lodging accommodations? Is there a backup location available in case weather does not cooperate?

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Bay Harbor’s Sunset Beach provides the ultimate fairytale settings with magnificent views of bright waters and pristine Lake Michigan shoreline. With bonfires, volleyball, and the waves as your play list, Sunset Beach is a great spot for your rehearsal dinner, welcome party or reception. Bay Harbor can accommodate a relaxed beach cook-out or elegant plated meal for up to 300 guests.

For a truly nuptial occasion, there is nothing more scenic than the Observation Platform. Surrounded by Lake Michigan’s deep blue waters, panoramic […]

By | Wednesday, February 8, 2017|Venues, Wedding Planning|

7 Steps to Start Planning Your Wedding

January 2017 | Wedding Planning

7 Steps to Start Planning Your Wedding

[for the Newly Engaged]

Did your relationship status on Facebook recently change to “engaged”, the type of post that’s been populating Facebook news feeds the past couple months? According to Facebook, the most popular days for changing relationship statuses to “engaged” are Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Day and Valentine’s Day.

So you’re engaged, congratulations! But, now what? If you haven’t been pre-planning or already have a Pinterest board for your dream wedding, that’s okay – don’t feel overwhelmed. Although all your friends, family and new acquaintances will be asking about the plans and details of your wedding (the ones you haven’t made yet), don’t hesitate to tell them you’re currently just enjoying this special time in your relationship.

When you’re ready, start the planning, but be sure to remember that despite the fact that thinking so far ahead may seem stressful at times, smart planning will help prevent snafus on the big day. Here […]

By | Tuesday, January 10, 2017|Wedding Planning|