5 Points to Consider When Choosing Your Wedding Venue

Posted April 25, 2019

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 concepts to consider when deciding on your wedding venue. BUDGET This is the most important factor. The reception cost is generally about 50% of […]

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Posted November 28, 2018

Have you been asking yourself, “Where are the best wedding venues near me?” “What are my choices for a Country/Outdoor – Barn Type Wedding?” “Where can I find a unique venue that’s a bit different in my area?” Maybe you need a venue that can accommodate a large number of guests. Or maybe you just […]

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Finding Venues with Character

Posted October 31, 2018

FINDING VENUES WITH CHARACTER Are you looking for a VENUE with CHARACTER to host your wedding or reception? BrideStLouis’ new sister site,, offers you an unparalleled opportunity to find exactly what you want! Here are some unique venues that we selected to give you a taste of just how great this site is. Currently, […]

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Barn Weddings – Get that Country Feeling and Loving!

Posted October 10, 2018

Your VenuesofStLouis Area Guide to Barn Weddings – Get that country feeling and loving! One of the strongest trends in our area is the barn wedding – brides are looking for that vintage, rustic inspired, down-home country feeling and atmosphere. It also gives couples the opportunity of adding a lot of fun to the day […]

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How to Select Your Wedding Venue

Posted October 5, 2018

With over 400 potential wedding venues here in the St. Louis area how do you find the right venue for you? Things to consider include location, amenities, budget and what’s included, size, and most importantly how does that venue fit “your” vision for your wedding. Because you, like many couples today, want your venue to […]

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Venues that Allow You to Choose Your Own Catering Company

Posted April 27, 2018

A lot of brides have asked us if we could provide a list of venues that allow outside caterers.  We found these choices – from community spaces to elegant historic homes. Some of these venues have “preferred” catering companies while others allow you the freedom to choose your own.   If you book one of these venues, […]

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Starting Your Search for a Wedding Venue

Posted April 19, 2018

  When you begin planning your wedding, the very first thing that needs to be determined is the venue.   Everything else bounces off that date and the “look” of that reception site.  And it represents generally over 50% of the entire budget.  Here are three basic things that you need to ask before booking your […]

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7 Things to Consider When Choosing a Venue

Posted April 16, 2018

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.  If most of your guests are coming from out of town, transportation needs to […]

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