Exploring Your Serving Options For Your Reception Dinner

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Your wedding reception can feature lots of dancing, a fair number of drinks, and plenty of time for you to interact with your guests. Of course, as much as this evening is about bringing everyone together and celebrating, you still want to deliver on your reception meal. Texas Old Town can point you in the right direction for catering services with our preferred vendors list. You can also go out of your way to look for the right service – you can even look into having a favorite restaurant serve food for your guests.  (more…)

Having Trouble Picking Your Bridesmaids? Follow These Tips

Professional Photo By: Harper Blankenship

While they may be slightly less important than the groom, you can feel deeply grateful to stand at the altar with your bridesmaids. The group you select can provide you with great support on the day of your wedding, and support leading up to it. Of course, your bridesmaids will not be able to do anything for you until you select them! This can be a difficult choice, as you can quickly discover you have more important people in your life than you have room in your wedding party. Fortunately, you can have an easier time with your selection when you think about what you want from your group, and what might be expected of them. (more…)

How Can You Make The Best Use Of Your Wedding Website?

Professional Photo By: Harper Blankenship

While wedding websites are a relatively new feature in wedding planning, they have proven helpful to many couples. Your wedding website can give the crucial details of your event, they can help you hint at your wedding look, and they let people learn a little more about your relationship. While your website can benefit you, you and your partner may feel put off if you are unsure about what you should, and should not, include. Think of your wedding website as an opportunity to convey key information, as well as an opportunity to bring up matters that would not easily fit on your invitation. (more…)

3 Tips For Couples Who Prefer To Host A Child-Free Wedding

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When it comes to creating a guest list, the bride and groom can obviously be the authorities on who should receive an invitation. One consideration you can make when forming plans is whether you should make your wedding a child-free affair. Limiting your wedding to adults can make more room on your guest list, and create a more carefree environment. With that said, you may want youngsters, particularly young relatives, there for your special day. The right planning can make either choice easier for you to incorporate into your overall plans. (more…)

Should You Make Special Accommodations For Guests’ Kids?

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You can generally expect your guests to come to your wedding ready to support your relationship, and enjoy themselves throughout your ceremony and reception. If you allow guests to bring their children to your event, you may have a harder time anticipating how they will feel about everything happening. Should you make special plans to accommodate your wedding’s youngest attendees? While young relatives can be excited for your special day, children of your guests may have little connection to you, or what is happening. You can find ways to make them feel welcome, and help their parents enjoy themselves, too. (more…)

Visit Texas Old Town This Sunday For Our Bridal Garage Sale!

This Sunday, couples looking for the right wedding items can come to Texas Old Town and take advantage of our annual Bridal Garage Sale! Past brides will be on hand to sell decorations, and other useful items that helped them on their special day. This is a great opportunity for you to pick up things you need, while also making your budget for your wedding stretch further. It can also be a chance for couples who want to host a DIY wedding to find useful materials. The event is being held in our Tejas Hall building, and it will run from 9 am until 11 am. We hope to see you there! (more…)

What Can You Gain From Scheduling Your Wedding On A Friday?

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Many couples feel that they absolutely must plan their wedding on a Saturday. This can certainly be a popular choice, and may be what your friends and family anticipate. With that said, making this choice can come with drawbacks. Because Saturdays are so frequently preferred, you may have fewer available dates to pick from on the calendar. You can also find that your preferred wedding vendors are more likely to be busy. A wedding on a Friday night can be a more convenient choice. In addition to making matters easier, it can also offer other surprising benefits. (more…)

Your Bridal Suite Can Make Wedding Day Preparations Easier

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The hours leading to your wedding ceremony can be filled with activity. You, your partner, and everyone in your wedding party will need to be ready to walk down the aisle. You can also be concerned about arrangements concerning your decorations, your catering, and your entertainment. In addition to providing couples with venue access for sixteen hours on their wedding day, Texas Old Town provides a bridal suite and a groom suite. These spaces allow you to be on site while you dress, and give you the ability to check in on wedding preparations. (more…)

Making Tough Decisions While You Plan Your Guest List

Professional Photo By: T Walker Photography

The exchanging of vows will be a meaningful moment for you and your partner, and the presence of your guests can add to its magic. After all, your wedding is an opportunity to proclaim your lifelong love in front of the people you care about, and who care about you. While you can be excited to have special people there on your special day, the process of creating your guest list can be less than fun. Texas Old Town offers multiple venues for couples to use, so you can find a space that suits a more intimate gathering, or one that can accommodate a larger turnout.  (more…)

Reduce Planning Stress With An All Inclusive Wedding Package

Professional Photo By: Angela King Photography

Many couples can be surprised at how quickly their wedding planner fills up with tasks and responsibilities. You need to make important decisions about how many people you want at your wedding, and who should attend. You need to determine what you want from the look of your ceremony and reception spaces, and arrange decorating efforts. You can approach Texas Old Town about an All Inclusive Wedding Package, which can help you reduce wedding stress. You will be able to express what you want on your special day, and trust that all necessary arrangements will be professionally handled. (more…)