4 Key Questions for Planning a Great Company Picnic

Employees Enjoying a Cookout at the Annual Company PicnicCompany picnics are traditional annual events at many businesses, ones that promise a day outside, mingling and relaxing with co-workers and families. However, planning a company picnic can be nearly as complex as planning a wedding. Today, we’re going over 4 essential questions you need to answer when planning for your company’s annual picnic.

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Wedding Planning, Part 2: Should You Go with a Pro?

Wedding Planner Going Over Day-Of Plans with the BrideWhen it comes to planning your wedding day, are you a DIY diva, or does the thought of wrapping your own bouquet or designing your own place settings give you an anxiety attack? In our last post, we discussed a few pros and one major drawback of do-it-yourself wedding planning. Today, we’re looking at the other end of the spectrum and discussing the pros and cons of hiring a professional to handle your wedding.

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Wedding Planning, Part 1: Is DIY Right for You?

Do-It-Yourself Bride Creating Bradesmaid's BouquetsWhether you’ve been planning your wedding day since you were in second grade or you only recently realized that marriage is a plunge you’re willing to take, you want your big day to be special. Thanks to the ubiquity of planning websites and crafting resources, do-it-yourself weddings have become increasingly popular. Yet, no one can deny the simplicity of handing the affair over to a professional wedding planner. We’ve created this two-part guide to help you decide whether DIY is best for you or whether you’d best leave the planning to the professionals.  (more…)

Get Your Wedding in Order at These Upcoming Texas Old Town Events

Bride Wondering How She'll Organize All the Parts of Her WeddingTo say that planning a wedding can be overwhelming is a bit of an understatement. At Texas Old Town, we’re in the habit of helping wedding couple pull off their own perfect day with as little hassle as possible. That’s why we’re proud to be hosting two incredible upcoming bridal events at our beautiful event venue in Kyle, Texas. (more…)

4 Texas Wedding Traditions That’ll Have You Saying “I Do, Y’all!”

Bride and Bridesmaids Showing Off their Cowboy BootsWe Texans are a proud group. We’re proud of our land, proud of our industries, proud of our reputation for plain talk and independence. We’re also proud of our rich cultural history, one that blends traditions of the Deep South and Mexico with cowboy culture and African-American culture with influences from Czech and German immigrants. While you’re probably planning on incorporating some of your family’s traditions into your wedding, think about adding one of these Texas wedding traditions for a fun, authentic affair. (more…)