Plano, Texas, is a great place to have your wedding, with its beautiful parks and gardens, historic buildings, and impressive ballrooms. Getting married is a big step, and having the right venue for your wedding can make everything go smoothly. Whether your dream wedding is a small affair with just your beloved and your nearest and dearest, or a grand occasion with guests coming in from all over the country, whatever is right for you can be achieved. Here are a few Plano wedding venues you might want to check out.
Rooftop Event Spot
Looking for a unique venue with stunning panoramic views of the sunset over Historic Downtown Plano? Rooftop Event Spot is just that, and can hold up to 150 guests for a ceremony and reception. It is located on the fourth floor of the building that once housed the original Plano Ice House. Built in 1917, and updated since then with areas of the original building remaining, this stylish brick building is the perfect spot for a chic, modern wedding with a nod to the past. Their urban rustic vibe is classy and understated, perfect for any wedding day.
They offer a wedding package that includes seating and setup, access to a bridal suite before the guests arrive, ceremony cleanup, and transformation into the reception. Exclusive catering is offered through two restaurants, Urban Crust and Urban Rio, which are housed in the same building, and provide you and your guests with both food and drinks. Rooftop has a partnership with an event coordinator who will make everything run smoothly if you choose to work with them. They also have a list of preferred vendors to help you choose everything from flowers and hair stylists to entertainment and officiants.
Event 1013 is located in a historic general store building from the late 1800s that has a long history in the community, even becoming a State of Texas Historic Landmark in 2013. With interior brick walls and oak wood floors, this is a beautiful venue for a wedding filled with charm and history. Features include vintage furnishings and original store fixtures, complimentary house sound system, premium lighting, spacious kitchen for your caterer’s use, and quaint nooks where you can set flowers or other touches to create the perfect day.
Event 1013 has won WeddingWire Bride’s Choice Awards for nearly ten years, so you know it comes with a proven reputation. Nearby Historic Haggard Park offers a beautiful setting for photos, and the gazebo can be reserved through the City of Plano. While you can arrange everything yourself, 1013 also offers additional services like event setup, wait staff and servers, decor set up and takedown, and a day-of-event coordinator, as well as rentals such as glassware, dinnerware, linens, and vases.
Reflections Venue and Gardens
Want to get married in a luxurious location with elegant gardens and seating for up to 250 people? Reflections Venue and Gardens is a sought-after wedding location that offers exclusive onsite catering, event coordination, and elegantly appointed rooms in neutral colors to go with any theme. Have your ceremony in the gorgeous gardens with a pond and waterfalls giving you the perfect backdrop, then move indoors for the reception dinner and dancing in a ballroom with vaulted ceilings and crystal chandeliers.
This upscale wedding venue is perfect for someone who wants the height of elegance in a charming setting. Once you’ve scheduled a tour and seen it in person you might just realize that you can have it all. They have options for both indoor and outdoor ceremonies, with the indoor space overlooking the gardens through large windows. The venue provides tables and chairs, linens, cleaning, parking, and choice of house centerpiece included in your rental.
34Events is located in the heart of Historic Downtown Plano and offers brick walls, wood floors, and a complete wedding package. 34Events offers house catering, event coordination, photography, rentals, photo-booth, elegant bride and groom suites, and much more, so you don’t have to worry about a thing and can spend your time enjoying your special day.
34Events is elegantly appointed with round tables and designer wood chairs, and is able to accommodate 250 guests with a dance floor, or 330 without. It’s the perfect venue for the couple who want a rustic yet elegant wedding with plenty of romance and amenities. Light strings against the brick walls add a particularly appealing ambiance to give you a wedding like no other.
You don’t have to leave the country for a classic European wedding. Located 20 minutes from Plano near Frisco is Verona Villa, a Mediterranean-style villa made of Italian stone and set in three acres of landscaped gardens. The 17,500 square-foot building has a barrel tile roof and wrought iron accents for a traditional look you won’t want to miss. If you want the height of elegance then this is the venue for you, with its soaring ceilings, stately staircase, and stunning chandeliers.
At Verona Villa, you can work with their in-house wedding planner to make your dream wedding a reality. They work with preferred vendors to get you everything you need, from floral arrangements, lighting, audio and visual, gourmet catering, photography, and more. Verona Villa is a little taste of Tuscany and the perfect spot for your fairytale wedding.
Wedding planning can be stressful, but once you know your budget and have your venue reserved you can start the fun part of designing the details that will make it so special. These elegant venues will make your wedding one to remember, and provide the perfect spot for your special day. Have you attended a wedding at any of the venues on this list? At Huffines Hyundai Plano we’d love to hear which one you would like to have as your wedding venue, so contact us with your choice.
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