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Please help! Needing a nice place that will not cost me an arm and a leg to rent ot for 7/30/2016.
peggy1632425
peggy1632425
Posts: 1

11 days ago
Topic:
Vintage Bridal Shower
I am looking for a venue to have a small bridal shower with about 50 - 60 people. My theme is Vintage. I would like to find something in Detroit or at least on the boarder. I don't want my guess to drive to far. But I will love all suggestions. Please help ! Thanks in Advance.

Guest

12 days ago
Topic:
BABY SHOWER; NEED A PLACE !
Hi i need a place for a shower in orlando florida
levon1630395
levon1630395
Posts: 1

13 days ago
Topic:
SWEEt 16!!!
I need to rent a party building for my party . I want it to be the BEST NIGHT OF MY LIFE!
beave1627500
beave1627500
Posts: 1

15 days ago
Topic:
Anniversary Party
Need venue for parents 5oth wedding anniversary, around plano, 50 guests, inside,
i'm looking for a place for my parents' 25th anniversary party. we are indian and want to serve indian food but are having trouble finding a venue that allows outside catering, accommodates ~100 guests, and is in our budget of about $5500 including food. any leads?
We are available for corporate events all year round.

We are currently booking shows in Calgary and the surrounding area.
Contact: the.rad.brothers.calgary@gmail.com or phone Dan at 403.618.3478

We play: Stones, Steve Miller, Lynrd Skynrd, Bowie, Dire Straits, BTO, Led Zeppelin,
ZZ Top, Matchbox 20, John Cougar, Eagles, Matt Minglewood, Tom Petty, Trooper, April Wine,
and many more...
We want to have a small outdoor ceremony at sunset in a grassy or wooded park. We would not mind having the reception in a pavilion close by or we can even rent a tent if there.

Park must be open after dark
Would like to use tiki torches if allowed
Outdoor pavilion or area for a tent
Bathrooms available
Wheelchair accessible
Within 25(ish) miles of Marietta, GA
Looking for a venue that can accomadate 500+ people (standing). With a bar and hopefully multiple stories.
Looking for options to host a tailgate style party for a wedding celebration. Looking for casual venue suggestions. Would take a large field, a tent, coolers, bar-b-que and tailgate games.

Guest

17 days ago
Topic:
Outdoor rental space
Looking for an outdoor space that I can put up a closed in tent for my birthday party. Does anyone know of an area?
HELP! I am having hard time looking for a location for my first baby shower. Would like to stay 15 miles within Whittier Ca.
Thank You smile
gc7491621099
gc7491621099
Posts: 1

18 days ago
Topic:
Baby Shower Venue
Looking for a venue for a baby shower that can accommodate 50 guest. I want it to be a reasonable price.

Guest

18 days ago
Topic:
Need an inexpensive venue
Laura Beth McLarty Goff White was a music teacher in the Hot Springs public schools for many years and had a HUGE impact on many young lives. Some of us want to throw her a thank-you party. It could be anywhere from 10-50 people. (I'm going to go with more like 20-25) Every one wants a lot of money and none of us are all that well to do. We just want a private room, perhaps in a restaurant where we could order food or a conference room where we could bring in a cake and drinks or something like that. I'm not unwilling to pay out of my own pocket to use a room for about 4 hours but I can't seem to find anything less than about $500 and I can't pull that out of my hat. I'm on a pension. If anyone can make suggestions I'd appreciate it. It's on a Saturday night from 6-10pm Feb 20th....if we can find some place to have it!

Can anyone help?

Thanks,
Beth
brand1262426
brand1262426
Posts: 4

18 days ago
Topic:
Baby Shower
Looking for a venue for a baby shower
Looking for cake makers also
JaneJensen wrote:
Well, weall know with the statistics that marriage isn't easy as being consider. Whatwas your best piece of advice that you will not forget forever?


The best advise I ever got was never leave or go to bed angry. Always, always remember that you never know when a conversation with someone you love could be your last. If you would regret your words to them for the rest of your life if they were your last then make it right. Anytime my husband and I argue and I am ready to choke the life out of him I always picture something happening where I never got to see him again. When you look at it from that point of view it's funny how silly and mundane arguments can seem and put back into perspective what's really important. After 21 years my greatest joy in life may be finding new ways to irritate him to death but we must be getting something right. =)


My Grandmother gave me that advice, and it simply resulted in my husband and I staying up all night trying to fix a situation. As the hours dragged on, and we got more and more tired, we stopped really thinking or making sense, but things weren't resolved, and we were terrified to go to bed until they were: so, crazy, crazy all-nighters to avoid 'going to bed angry'. We have since leaned that we love each other, no matter what little problem crops up. We now just acknowledge that we love each other, but it is too late to discuss things. We go to bed, get a good night's sleep, and the combination of rest and time often takes the angst out of the situation. 10 mins of clear headed discussion in the morning, and we're done. The key is to acknowledge that, while you may be unhappy with certain behaviours or situations, you do love each other. So, if something terrible happens in the night, and one person doesn't wake up, well, you still went to bed saying I love you. Usually, the late night angst filled situation really turns out to be not that big an issue in clear light of day. My advice: say I love you no matter what, get a good night's sleep, and resolve in the morning after rest, time, and getting a clear head. BTW, I'm celebrating my 26th wedding anniversary this June. Still honeymoonin'!
I would love to hear what you chose and how it went, please? Planning 50th for boyfriend. Over my head. Don't know many of his friends and trying to balance a fun location, not too fancy, reasonable price. He's a beer lover, and I'd like to be able to bring in our own beer selection too. Any help would be sooooo appreciated! Thanks!
Hey folks,
I want to find the perfect spot to have a small wedding and reception for less than 30 people. It needs to be in Niagara, and I would prefer not having a full evening affair, in fact I would like a lunch/brunch idea.
I have a small budget.
Can you suggest something?
Thanks.
Beachangels2
Beachangels2
Posts: 2

24 days ago
Topic:
Getting Into Event Planning
A few question to ask your self....Are you doing Event planning because you like Working Hard for someone?, You can handle any problem that comes along without bothering they person you are working for? Can you be on your feet for 12-14 hours of each event? Are you willing to give up every weekend, and days in the week for an event? Are you willing to say Sorry I can not go to that because I have a function, to your family and friends? Do you have time to network network ( no that does not mean just on Facebook, means go to meetings to met other vendors) Do not think you can jump in and charge a lot of money for your hard work.. You have to start small and build up. Working for friends They always want discounts, Are you planning on working a reg job and do Event Planning? You have to have time to send emails talk on phone and meet clients in person.. Do you have time for all that? You have to love what you do... Always remember a Wedding or Event can NOT be a re-do If you mess up...that review can kill your business... Can you stay out of drama, from other vendors? I have had my business for 19 years and at a networking meeting the other night, someone said They have never heard any drama and my name attached. I keep vendor relationships business... I see them at meetings at wedding/Events. but I never go have a drink with any of them. I do not drink at networking meetings... Always keep them respecting you...

It is hard work best part about being a Wedding Planner is that excitement in the Brides eyes when she sees her vision come to life on her wedding day!! and Everyone saying how wonderful everything is. and the Thank yous all evening long. Then the couple doing a great review on you... It is worth so much...Makes my heart excited, and gives me 2nd wind after a 14 hour day....

I wish you very best in your future... Love what you do,, do not do it if you think it is a get rich fast career.
http://beachangelsweddings.vpweb.com/default.html

We still have some opening in 2016 Already booking 2017.

We are doing 2 Bridal Shows

Check us out on Feb 21 2016 at Woodlawn Event Hall. A new venue
in Clearwater Fl.

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Hello to all, I am looking for a venue that will allow us to bring our own caterer (not from a preferred list) and alcohol. This will allow us to cut down on cost. We are wiling to do a Sunday wedding if needed. The location must have capacity of at least 350 including tables and chairs.

We are looking at a date in July 2nd or 3rd, 2017.
thoun1608937
thoun1608937
Posts: 3

25 days ago
Topic:
Locations that allow outside food
Noah's event venue in Mentor, Oh have an open vendor policy that allow you to bring your own food and they can seat up to 250 people.
thoun1608937
thoun1608937
Posts: 3

25 days ago
Topic:
Venue with open-vendor policy
Does anyone know of a venue for wedding reception that seats up to 350 people as well as offer open-vendor policy?
mjuan1607177
mjuan1607177
Posts: 1

26 days ago
Topic:
80th birthday party
looking for a rental place for a 80th birthday party in Worcester, MA area.
Looking to rent location for 50th birthday party on December 3,2016
Please contact me , I would also like to visit the location of you are open this Monday the 18th. My email: jboykin66@gmail.com

Thank you. Jilda Boykin
Would like to know prices looking to rent out on May 21 2016 for my sons graduation party. 4703307227
Hello,

So me and my fiance are finally gonna tie the knot this year. But will all my visa being processed and a lot of paperwork done we are now on a tight budget.

Would like to request your help guys if you got any tips for me on planning our Big Day. smile

Any suggestions are very much welcomed. I'm so lost as I am not familiar with the places to check in Billings, Montana. upset

Thanks in advance for your time! Big Grin
Why don't you have the party at your local zoo. Many zoos provide programming, cake, ice cream, room for a party, etc. at affordable rates. Of course, you have the opportunity to explore the entire zoo. The zoo may also have a student or staff member who is very knowledgeable about animals and likes children host your event, so it will be a great learning opportunity as well as being fun. Money raised (assuming your zoo is a not-for-profit organization) then goes to support education, animal welfare, etc.

Ron

Ronald G Shapiro, PhD, LLC
Education By Entertainment

Guest

January 13, 2016
Topic:
Need a Venue for Kid's Bday Party theme Carnival
Hello, My child is turning five years old. And I need ideas for a venue. It has already bben a challenge as we plan to have a petting zoo, as well as pony rides. Also I plan to have a train. Any ideas for an reasonably priced venues please comment. Thanks

Guest

January 13, 2016
Topic:
Gamecock Graduation party
Looking for a site for a graduation party on May 7, 2016. Likely to be 30-40 in attendance

Guest

January 12, 2016
Topic:
High School Prom Venues?
Needing some help in locating great high school Prom venues. Ideas?

Guest

January 12, 2016
Topic:
Wedding on a BUDGET!!!
We just got engaged and planning on April 30 2016 we are trying to stay in a buget we need a place to get married and have the reception with just finger sandwiches and veggies trays we have someone to marry us we need music and this is in Lake charles La
Live on the South Side of DSM, need a unique location for an open house type venue on a Friday night in May.

Guest

January 11, 2016
Topic:
Women's retreat
How many people and how far will you travel from Fresno?
myoun1594409
myoun1594409
Posts: 1

January 10, 2016
Topic:
A Newbie to this site
I am a newbie and I am looking for a nice venue to have a bridal shower for approximately 150 people in Chicago South Loop.

Guest

January 9, 2016
Topic:
Rent a Hall, Space or Room for Birthday Party!
Kidz Louge check it out for kids birthday partysmile have fun and enjoy.. If you go..

Guest

January 8, 2016
Topic:
5 Year Old's Birthday Party
Does anyone know of a good location to host a party with 25 kids? I want to provide my own food, etc.

Guest

January 8, 2016
Topic:
NEED EVENT SPACE FOR A PARTY!
I am in an Organization called the Kappa Instructional LeaderShip League and out founders day is on the 12 th of February looking for a local venue to celebrate with the community and the other chapters
Looking to rent this location for a spring bazaar event. Saturday 4/30/16
Please contact me: jus2pink@yahoo.com
3018019303
lolit1590842
lolit1590842
Posts: 1

January 7, 2016
Topic:
Theme for Company 10 year Anniversary
We will be celebrating our 43rd founding anniversary on Feb 20, 2016 ( Saturday ) Can you help us with the theme?
We are a non profit, Non Government Organization. Our company is Tahanang Walang Hagdanan, Inc. located at Cainta Rizal, philippines. This was founded by a Belgian Nun, Sister Valeriana Baerts and was established February 21, 1973. The center has 3 workshops Metalcraft, woodcraft and Needlecraft. Most of our workers are PWD ( Persons with Dissability.)
We manufactured Wheelchairs and other mobility Aids, furnitures like chairs, table & cabinets, educational toys, eco bags & many more.
DrRonShapiro
DrRonShapiro
Posts: 376

January 6, 2016
Topic:
14th Birthday Party
Hi Guest,

With the budget you have available and the type of event you would like to have I would suggest possibly a basement of a religious institution or a school gymnasium (if you have connections with either a school or religious institution and they are willing to let you use it for nearly free) for a venue. You'll need to enlist family and friends to prepare food, decorate facility, etc. as the $500 budget ... assuming you can rent the facility for about $100 allows only about $5.00 to $10.00 per person for food, decorations, entertainment, etc.

Depending upon how cold it is in your area, you could also have the event outside in a park... and make it a true winter wonderland...

Think about how to enlist a volunteer workforce and make the event fun for them, too...

Ron
Ronald G. Shapiro, PhD
Education By Entertanment

Guest

January 5, 2016
Topic:
Club party
Need a place for 60-70 for a awards banquet. In Decembe, dinner , dancing and bar
DrRonShapiro
DrRonShapiro
Posts: 376

January 4, 2016
Topic:
To elope or NOT to elope?
Hi Futur1584426,

From what I concluded from your note your goal is to be married on a specific date. You don't want to spend a lot of money. You are not really concerned about elaborate ceremony, etc,. but you do want your family and friends to be there with you. Based on all of the above I would suggest considering two options.

  • If you are religious, speak with your religious leader about having your ceremony at their place of worship.
  • If you are not religious consider having your wedding ceremony at a park or beach. (Just be sure there is some cover/shelter or lots of umbrellas available if it rains).
After the ceremony either:
  • Go to a local family restaurant that you enjoy for dinner. Just order off the menu. If you tell the restaurant in advance, I'll bet that some nice person there will do a few extras for you.
  • Have a park or beach dinner buffet. Some of your more distant friends could do this for you, modified pot luck -- with possibly buying some prepared foods,
Alternatively, if you have friends who live in a condominium, they may be able to rent their clubhouse for you for the reception.
I would suggest having a couple of friends who take really good pictures of people make a beautiful photo album for you. Since you don't seem concerned about a fancy wedding dress, etc. you may not need the skill of a professional wedding photographer.

This won't have all of the features normally associated with a wedding which you imply you don't care much about when you discuss elopement., but you will achieve your goals of getting married inexpensively and including the entire family and having a day of fun with your family and friends.

Ron
Ronald G. Shapiro, PhD
Education By Entertainment

Guest

January 4, 2016
Topic:
14th Birthday Party
I am looking to have a Winter Wonderland themed boys and girls B-Day party for two twin 14-year-olds. The want a larger amount of people, between 40-70. I wanted to keep this under 500$, does anyone have any venue ideas? I was thinking a dinner/ballroom type thing.

Guest

January 4, 2016
Topic:
Baby Shower venue
Looking for a venue to hold a Baby shower in June., The max capacity should be 300-500.
My name is Valeshia Dortch and I am interested in your facility for my baby shower on February 20, 2016. Can you please contact me via email at passionlovechildren@gmail.com please? Thank you
futur1584426
futur1584426
Posts: 1

January 2, 2016
Topic:
To elope or NOT to elope?
So my fiance & I wanted to elope at the courthouse with our 4 kids and best friends (who would stand as our MOH & BM). We are a 1-income household & just cant afford a lavish wedding. But being that I come from a very close-knit (filipino) family, I know it'll upset them if I don't include them (sister, mom, etc), So it's forced me to consider an "Intimate Wedding" and I feel like I can't find ANY spot in Central Florida to accommodate us on such a tight budget. The wedding is set for our 10th anniversary next Jan, and I feel so lost and overwhelmed. I want it to be whimsical and romantic, and intimate.

Guest

January 1, 2016
Topic:
Rent a Hall, Space or Room for Birthday Party!
I am turning 18 on February 4 and I wanted a room for 20 people and we would love to have music also
aurix1583035
aurix1583035
Posts: 1

December 30, 2015
Topic:
CASTLES!?!?!?!?!?!?!?
I just want a castle for my wedding in Utah. I am looking for something closer the the Salt Lake City area but willing to drive an hour in any direction to find one. I found Castle Park but I am having a January Wedding and they don't offer the castle for that month upset I seem to keep finding the same pictures for either Castle Park or a castle venue that closed 2 years ago. PLEASE HELP!!!!!!!!

Guest

December 30, 2015
Topic:
Wedding in Riverside Ca?
I can help you with DJ services. I have been in the SoCal Wedding Scene for 32 years. Check out my FB page for live video and recent pictures
Www.facebook.com/Firstchoicedjs
Or email me at Marcel@FirstChoiceDJs.com.

Thanks for your consideration and good luck with your planning.

Marcel Gonzalez
(310) 567-3947
Www.Firstchoicedjs.com