Venue Highlights

Beautiful Outdoor Locations for Romantic Weddings/Elopements – Low or NO Costs

With the weather turning nicer, many brides have requested information about LOW COST or NO COSTS locations where they can get married.   We put this list together some time ago, but I think it was a great idea to update it, as there are some new additions we wanted to include. Did we miss something? …

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VENUE PROFILE REVIEW: HAUE VALLEY

Haue Valley Pacific, Missouri 63069 www.HaueValleyWeddings.com Phone: 314-805-7721 Contact: Kristin Binford   Description:  After 125 years of cherishing the 246 acre Haue Valley Farm, the descendants of the Haue family set out to share this little piece of heaven with close friends and family. The charming 7,000 sq ft. venue was built using cedar from the farm,…

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Hendri’s Event – Venue Profile Review

VENUE: Hendri’s Events Website: www.hendris.com Phone: 314.752.4084 Representative: Dan Sulz Email: catering@hendris.com Facebook: “Hendri’s Events” at www.facebook.com/hendrisevents Description: Hendri’s is a full-service Events & Catering Company that has been serving clients throughout St. Louis, Missouri for over 40 years. Our friendly and professional staff works with you to achieve your ideal event by creating the…

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Outdoor Places with Gazebos or Gardens

Recently we had a future bride ask about outdoor places with gazebos or gardens that could be used for wedding ceremonies.  (She was looking for FREE or almost free!) I can’t believe we haven’t written about this.  So – I tossed together some locations that come to mind.  We, of course, would love to hear…

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The Forest Park Golf Course Clubhouse

VENUE NAME: The Forest Park Golf Course Clubhouse or The Norman K. Probstein Golf Course Clubhouse in Forest Park Address: 6141 Lagoon Drive, St. Louis Missouri, 63112 Website: www.forestparkgc.com Phone: 314.367.6648 Representative: Amy Milne Facebook Site: www.forestparkgc.com Email Address: AMilne@Arcisgolf.com Description: The Clubhouse offers a unique setting, conveniently located in Forest Park. Vaulted ceilings, wood…

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St Louis Art Museum – Venue Profile Review

VENUE NAME:  St Louis Art Museum Address:   1 Fine Arts Dr, St Louis, MO 63110 Website:  http://www.slam.org/dining/social.html Phone:  314-655-5387 Representative:  Erica Stone Facebook Site:  https://www.facebook.com/PanoramaAtTheSaintLouisArtMuseum/?fref=ts Twitter Site: none Description: Showcasing stunning facilities, as well as classic galleries including Sculpture Hall, the Saint Louis Art Museum is an elegant setting for your special event. With many…

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Pere Marquette Lodge & Conference Center – Venue Profile Review

Venue Name: Pere Marquette Lodge and Conference Center Address (City, State, Zip): Grafton, IL. 62037 Website: www.pmlodge.net Phone Number:  618-786-2331 Representative: Leslie Franklin (Advertising and Marketing) Arielle Tewell (Director of Catering & Wedding Coordinator) Facebook Site: Pere Marquette Lodge & Conference Center Twitter Site: @pmlodge Description of venue:  Pere Marquette Lodge and Conference Center is…

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Concordia Turner – Venue Profile Review

VENUE NAME:   The Black Forest Room at Concordia Turners Address: 6432 Gravois Ave. St. Louis, MO 63116 Website: ConcordiaTurners.org Phone: 314-352-9388 Representative: Maria Brett Facebook Site: https://www.facebook.com/concordiaturners/?ref=bookmarks Description: Our renovated Bavarian Style Black Forest Room and Bar is the perfect setting for your south St. Louis wedding reception, anniversary, birthday or other special occasion….

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Third Degree Glass Factory – Venue Profile Review

VENUE NAME:  Third Degree Glass Factory Address:  (City, State, Zip)  5200 Delmar Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63108 Website: www.stlglass.com Phone: 314.367.4527, ext.204 Representative: Rachel McCalla, Events Director Facebook Site: https://www.facebook.com/stlglass/ Twitter Site: https://www.twitter.com/stlglass/ Third Degree Glass Factory is an independently owned event venue, glass art studio and gallery. As a modern industrial space infused with…

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Bellecourt Banquet Center – Venue Profile Review

VENUE NAME:  Bellecourt Banquet Center Address: 120 N. Jackson St., Belleville, IL 62220 Website:  www.bellecourtbc.com Phone: 618-233-8490 Representative:  Ellie Miller Facebook Site: www.Facebook.com/BellecourtBanquetCenter Description:  Two Historic Buildings beautifully renovated and decorated with a warm and elegant atmosphere.  The perfect place for ceremonies and receptions.   SPECIFICATIONS: Venue Type:  Banquet, Historic Building Venue Style: Elegant Total…

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Fabulous Fox Theatre – Venue Profile Review

VENUE NAME:  __Fabulous Fox Theatre__ Address:  (City, State, Zip) ___527 N. Grand Blvd. St. Louis, MO 63103 _________ Website: ____http://www.fabulousfox.com/_____ Phone: _____314-657-5051__________ Representative: ___Cassi Zigler_____________ Facebook Site: ____https://www.facebook.com/fabulousfox_________ Twitter Site: _____https://twitter.com/foxtheatrestl__________ SPECIFICATIONS: Venue Type:  (Either Banquet, Restaurant, Golf Course, Winery, Hotel, Historic Home, Historic Bldg. or other) __Historic Building_____. Venue Style: (Classic, Traditional, Outdoor, Garden,…

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International Hall of Fame – Venue Profile Review

  Address: 3415 Olive St., St. Louis, MO 63103 Website: iphf.org Phone: 314-535-1999 Representative: Paty Wente Description: Have your wedding experience by immersing you and and your guests among beautiful photographic works! The International Photography Hall of Fame and Museum’s 6000 sq. feet of space is located in the heart of Grand Center – off…

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Hyatt at The Arch – Venue Profile Review

 Hyatt Regency St. Louis at The Arch Address: 315 Chestnut Street, St. Louis, MO 63102 Website: http://stlouisarch.hyatt.com/en/hotel/weddings.html Phone: 314-655-1234 Representative: Jessica Schuette, Wedding Sales Manager Facebook Site: https://www.facebook.com/hyattregencystlouisatthearch Twitter Site: https://mobile.twitter.com/hyattstl Description: Give your special day every advantage for romance and ambiance nestled in vibrant downtown St. Louis. Whether you’ve dreamed of a lavish affair…

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Sheldon Concert Hall – Venue Profile Review

The Sheldon Concert Hall & Art Galleries 3648 Washington Blvd. St. Louis, MO 63108 Website: www.thesheldon.org Phone: 314.533.9900 Facebook Site: https://www.facebook.com/thesheldon Twitter Site: https://twitter.com/sheldonstl Description: The Sheldon invites you to experience the elegance of a bygone era. Located in the Grand Center Arts and entertainment district in midtown St. Louis, The Sheldon has reigned among…

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The Christy Banquet Center – St. Louis – VENUE Profile Review

VENUE NAME: The Christy Banquet Center Address: 5856 Christy Blvd., ST. Louis, MO 63116 (Second Location in O’Fallon, See Separate Review) Website: thechristy.com Phone: 314-352-4800 Representative: Kelly Simonds/Ron Preiss Description: We are an all inclusive venue offering affordable elegance, fine dining combined with professional, friendly service. The Christy assures you a worry-free event. SPECIFICATIONS: Venue…

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Beyond Broadway – Venue Profile Review

VENUE: Patty Long Catering’s Beyond Broadway Website: www.pattylongcatering.com Phone: 314-621-9598 Representative: Jackie Ilg Email: Jackie@pattylongcatering.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BeyondBroadwaySTL Instagram: patty_long_catering Description: Located at 112 Sidney Street, Beyond Broadway was formerly the site of the A.E. Schmidt billiards factory. This building dates back to 1847 and stands on the original banks of the Mississippi River. It offers…

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Friends – A Meeting Place – Profile Venue Review

VENUE: Friends  – A meeting Place Website: www.friendsameetingplace.com Phone: 314 535 5800 Representative: Jean McClendon Email: jean@friendsameetingplace.com Facebook: Friends a meeting Place Twitter: Instagram Description: Eclectic venue Consists o a large living room with fireplace, baby grand piano, pool table, and furnishings. There is seating for approximately 50-60 guests. This area is often used as a mingling…

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Barnett on Washington – Venue Profile Venue

VENUE:   Barnett on Washington Website: www.barnettonwashington.com Phone: 1-844-GO-BARNETT Representative: Misty Willinger Email: mwillinger@barnettonwashington.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/barnettonwashingtonbycopia Twitter: https://twitter.com/BarnettOnWash Instagram: barnettonwashington Description: The Barnett on Washington is a unique and sophisticated St. Louis event venue that recently opened its doors after undergoing a multi-million dollar renovation. The building, located at 3207 Washington Boulevard, has a long and…

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The Randall Gallery – Venue Profile Review

VENUE:                              Randall Gallery Website:                             randallgallery.com Phone:                                 314-231-4808 Representative:               Mark Widmann (owner)              Joe Wand (sales director) Email:                                   mark@randallgallery.com           joe@randallgallery.com Facebook:                           https://www.facebook.com/randallgallery.stl Description: The Randall Gallery is not your traditional banquet hall. We are a unique…

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The Christy Banquet Center – Venue Profile Venue

VENUE: The Christy Banquet Center Two Locations: 9000 Veterans Memorial Parkway, O’Fallon, MO 63366 5856 Christy Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63116 Website: www.TheChristy.com Phone: 636-240-7772 O’Fallon, 314-287-5263 St. Louis Representative: Ron Preiss – O’Fallon, Kelly – St. Louis Email: ron@thechristy.com – kelly@thechristy.com Facebook: www.facebook.com/TheChristyBanquetCenter Description: Planning your wedding is important and should be a day…

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Pezold Banquet Center – Venue Profile Review

VENUE: Petzold Banquet Center Location: 5701 Highway N – St. Charles, MO 63304 Website: www.PezoldBanquetCenter.com Phone: 636-936-1813 Representative: Susan Email: info@PezoldBanquetCenter.com Description: Every event is a special one at the Pezold Banquet Center. Our full-service, no-hassle packages include as little or as much as you want. Our expert staff will sit down with you to…

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Crown Valley Winery – Venue Profile Review

  VENUE: Crown Valley Winery Website: crownvalleywinery.com Phone: 573-756-9463 Representative: AnnDee Chastain Email: achastain@crownvalleywinery.com   SPECIFICATIONS: Venue Type: (Either Banquet, Restaurant, Golf Course CC, Winery, Hotel, Historic Home, Historic Bldg, or other) Winery Venue Style: (Classic, Traditional, Outdoor w/Gazebo, Gardens, Barn, other) Outdoor Total Minimum & Maximum Number of Guests: Max 150 Handicap Accessible: (Please…

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St. Louis Union Station – Venue Profile Review

  VENUE:  St. Louis Union Station Website: stlunionstationhotel.com Phone: 314.802.3131 Representative: Jaci Spindler Email: jspindler@lhmc.com Facebook: facebook.com/stlouisunionstationhotel Twitter: Instagram: instagram.com/unionstationstl Description:     SPECIFICATIONS: Venue Type: (Either Banquet, Restaurant, Golf Course CC, Winery, Hotel, Historic Home, Historic Bldg, or other) Grand Hall: Historic Hotel Regency Ballroom: Modern Hotel Ballroom Midway: Historic Hotel Grand Ballroom: Modern…

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Landry’s Seafood House – Venue Profile Review

  VENUE:   Landry’s Seafood House Phone:  314-231-4040 Representative:  Brooke Underwood Email:  stlo@ldry.com Facebook: Twitter: Instagram Description:  Location!  Location!  Location!  What a fun place.  Your guests can browse around Union Station with all the beautiful amenities.  Capture photos on the bridge crossing the pond.  We offer 2 different semi-private banquet rooms that would be perfect for…

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Chandler Hill Vineyards – Venue Profile Review

VENUE: Chandler Hill Vineyards Website: www.chandlerhillvineyards.com Phone: 636-798-2675 Representative: Becky Dunston (Senior Events Manager) Email: becky@chandlerhillvineyards.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ChandlerHillVineyards?fref=ts Twitter: https://twitter.com/ChandlerHillV Instagram https://instagram.com/chandlerhillv/ Description: Winery, Vineyards, Restaurant, Event Venue, Open Year Round SPECIFICATIONS: Venue Type: (Either Banquet, Restaurant, Golf Course CC, Winery, Hotel, Historic Home, Historic Bldg, or other) Winery, Restaurant, Event Venue Venue Style: (Classic,…

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Holiday Inn Six Flags – Venue Profile Review

VENUE: Holiday Inn at Six Flags Website: www.hisixflags.com Phone: 636-938-3515 ex 7756 Representative: Adrienne J. Rind Email: arind@hisixflags.com Facebook: NA Twitter: NA Instagram NA Description: Our hotel was built in and around an over 200 year old barn, the ballroom was the original barn, it has all of the stonewall from the barn. We can…

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The Promenade by Westin – Venue Profile Review

VENUE: The Promenade by Westin Website: http://www.starwoodhotels.com/westin/property/meetings/index.html?propertyID=1248 Phone: 314-552-5712 Representative: Shannon Van Matre Email: shannon.vanmatre@westinstslouishotel.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WestinStLouisWeddings Twitter: The Knot: https://www.theknot.com/marketplace/the-promenade-by-westin-st-louis-mo-633809? Instagram: Description: With its historic charm, refined urban décor, and intimate feel, The Ballroom is the perfect setting for the modern or traditional couple. The Ballroom highlights the hotel’s history with exposed brick, stunning…

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The Larimore House Plantation – Venue Profile Review

Venue:  The Larimore House Plantation Venue Type: The Larimore House Plantation is a private, historic estate established in 1858. This Venue boasts 6 acres of enchanting grounds, the charming Victorian mansion and an elegant banquet center. This hidden gem is perfect for those searching for a spectacular event that is “ Unique” and offers plenty of…

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Little Piney Lodge – Venue Profile Review

VENUE:   Little Piney Website: littlepineylodge.com Phone: 636.561.8615 Representative: John and Julie Moss Email:  littlepineylodge@gmail.com   Description:  Rustic, elegant,  country estate with indoor and outdoor ceremony/reception options.  Barn is heated and air conditioned.  Accommodations for up to 12 guests for 2 nights included in our weekend package.  Couples may have rehearsal dinner on site for free….

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GRBIC Private Event Space – Venue Profile Review

VENUE: Grbic Private Event Space Website: www.grbicrestaurant.com Phone: 314-772-3100 Representative: Erna Grbic Email: grbicevents@gmail.com Facebook: facebook.com/grbicrestaurant Twitter: @grbicrestaurant Instagram Description: With our 15-foot ceilings, warm brick and tile interior and over 3,500 sq feet your event will surely be a memory for you and your guests to cherish forever. We are family owned and operated…

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