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Here’s What’s Hot:

By | 2017-03-02T12:23:10+00:00 September 15th, 2016|Weddings|

The Wedding Trends The Pros Are Seeing Right Now Wedding magazines love predicting what’ll be hot — and certainly what’s not — each year. And that made us wonder: Just what are the trends that event planners at Monona Terrace are seeing right now? Here’s what one had to say. Vintage Rustic is Replacing Straight-Up [...]

Set Your Tables and Set the Tone

By | 2017-03-02T12:23:12+00:00 April 3rd, 2015|Weddings|

Five Wedding Tabletop Trends for 2015 Wedding receptions are as unique as the couple that’s marrying. And setting the right tone begins with your table decorations. “When your guests enter the reception area, how do you want them to feel? What mood do you want to set?” asks Wendy Brown-Haddock, CPCE, director of sales and [...]

So You Said Yes. Now What?

By | 2017-03-02T12:23:13+00:00 February 11th, 2015|Weddings|

SVHeart Photography Congratulations—and let the planning begin! We’ve helped hundreds of brides and grooms make their big-day dreams come true at Monona Terrace. So we put our heads together and developed a list of the first five things to do after you get engaged (besides celebrate). Follow these suggestions and we’re [...]

Budget-friendly wedding decoration inspiration

By | 2017-03-02T12:23:19+00:00 March 7th, 2014|Weddings|

Weddings are a beautiful experience on any budget. Being creative when on a tight budget allows you to use your imagination and infuse personality into your special day. Here are some tips, ideas and guidelines to help inspire you to get creative to make the most out of a wedding decorating budget. […]

Your Wedding: Better in Two Places or One?

By | 2017-03-02T12:23:27+00:00 April 2nd, 2013|Weddings|

As the trends and “wish-fors” in the wedding planning process lean toward a more simplified approach, an increasing number of couples are consolidating their ceremony and reception into one location. And while many couples have uncovered a variety of benefits in doing so, how do you know if it’s right for you? Let’s explore some benefits and [...]

Six Unique Dessert Ideas for an Elegant Wedding

By | 2017-03-02T12:23:30+00:00 December 6th, 2012|Weddings|

What’s the latest trend in wedding cakes? Well, how about a wedding without one!? Many couples tend to go for a more unique approach to dessert these days including candy buffets, petite desserts or cake pops. This playful, new spin on the traditional wedding cake presents couples with many options to serve their guests on [...]

Five Ways to Achieve a Green Wedding Reception

By | 2017-03-02T12:23:31+00:00 August 24th, 2012|Weddings|

Some people might have you believe that “it’s not easy being green.” With so many things to consider when planning a wedding reception, thinking about the environment might seem like another worry. However, it is becoming simpler —and more fun—to apply “green” principles to weddings and receptions. There are easy ways to reduce your impact [...]