Wedding Venues

Are you looking for a Distinctive Destination for your wedding?

Are you looking for a Distinctive Destination for your wedding?    Here are fourteen suggestions of great wedding venues that will set your wedding apart.   These are just a few of the great locations you can find at our sister site, VenuesofStLouis.com.   Garth Woodside Manion, Hannibal, Missouri  – www.garthmansion.com Contact: Julie Phone:  888-427-8409 Of the…

Read More

5 Points to Consider When Choosing a Wedding Venue

One of the biggest decisions you’ll make in planning your wedding is where to have it.  Because there are over 350+ Venues, your decision can be difficult.   Here are some basic options to consider when deciding on your wedding venue. BUDGET This is the most important factor.  The reception cost is generally about 50% of…

Read More

Finding Venue with Character

Are you looking for a VENUE with CHARACTER to host your wedding or reception?   Here are some unique venues that we selected. Tuscany Landing Tuscany Landing is the perfect marriage of country and elegance in a beautiful natural setting. It includes 6 1/2 acres. of private event space, a beautiful pond with walking paths, various…

Read More

Outdoor Places for Low Cost Ceremonies

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!)   So – I tossed together some locations that come to mind. Alton Gordon Moore Public Park Bellevue Park, Belleville.  It has a beautiful gazebo and a…

Read More

First Steps of Wedding Planning is Choosing a Wedding Venue

After creating a wedding budget, your first big decision is choosing your wedding venue.  Choosing your wedding venue is a big decision as it impacts your entire wedding – number of guests, theme, menu, and more. Review these factors before signing that contact: Location:   You need to consider your guests and how they will arrive. …

Read More

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,…

Read More

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…

Read More

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…

Read More

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…

Read More

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…

Read More

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….

Read More

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…

Read More

Silver Oaks Chateau – Venue Profile Review

Silver Oaks Chateau Address (City, State, Zip): 1168 MO-100, Pacific, MO 63069 Website: www.silveroakschateau.com Phone: (314) 280-8890 Representative: Callie West, Events Manager Facebook Site: https://www.facebook.com/SilverOaksChateauSTL/?fref=ts Description:  Silver Oaks Chateau is a European estate built on 28-acres of naturally gorgeous prairie reserve. Complete with an elegant bridal suite, a large patio for outdoor ceremonies, and a…

Read More

Four Seas Banquet Facility – Venue Profile Review

The Four Seas Banquet Facility 1910 Serbian Drive St. Louis, MO 63104 Website: http://www.fourseasbanquetfacility.com/ Phone: 314.246.9162 (text or voice) Representative: Megan Spink Facebook Site: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Four-Seas-Banquet-Center/213739131993515 Description: Located just west of the Soulard Neighborhood, we offer a 320 person capacity non-smoking hall, courtyard, patio, event staff, facility set-up, clean-up, table linens, chair covers,china, silverware, glassware, food and…

Read More

Oakland House – Venue Profile Review

  VENUE NAME:  Oakland House Address:  (City, State, Zip) 7801 Genesta Ave., Afton, MO 63123 Website: www.AfftonOaklandHouse.com Phone: 314-352=5654 Representative: Jean McDaniel (314-821-7166) Facebook Site: www.Facebook.com/OaklandHouseSt.Louis Description:  Oakland House is a special beautiful historic home which can accommodate inside ceremonies up to 70 guests or 64 guests for a sit down reception.   There is a…

Read More

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…

Read More

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,…

Read More

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…

Read More

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…

Read More

Omni Hotel – Venue Profile Review

Omni Majestic Hotel  Address:   1019 Pine Street St. Louis, MO 63101 Website: _www.omnimajestic.com Phone:  (314) 436-2355 Representative:  Charlynne Zelee Description:   Classic elegance meets modern comfort in a package that’s for sure to please. Housed in a structure originally built in 1913 and that’s now a National Historic Landmark, this downtown St. Louis hotel is a…

Read More

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…

Read More

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…

Read More

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…

Read More

Patty Long Catering’s 9th Street Loft – Venue Profile Review

  VENUE:   Patty Long Catering’s 9th Street Abbey Website: www.pattylongcatering.com Phone: 314-621-9598 Representative: Jackie Ilg Email: Jackie@pattylongcatering.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/9thStreetAbbey Twitter: N/A Instagram: patty_long_catering Description: Today, the 9th Street Abbey is a destination for wedding celebrations, corporate events and holiday parties. The interior boasts cathedral ceilings with magnificent original stained glass windows. The beautiful patio garden…

Read More

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…

Read More

The Bluffs on Broadway – Venue Profile Review

VENUE: The Bluffs on Broadway Website: thebluffsonbroadway.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/thebluffsonbroadway.stl Description: The Bluffs on Broadway is not your traditional banquet hall. We are a distinct and contemporary private mansion located 10 minutes from downtown Saint Louis on the river bluffs. Events such as…

Read More

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…

Read More

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…

Read More

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…

Read More

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…

Read More