The Greater Philadelphia region offer breathtaking backdrops for a picturesque Wedding Day. So it’s no surprise that the region has become a premiere wedding destination for both locals and visitors.
To help brides and grooms prepare for their big day, we’ve combed through the region to bring you the best wedding venues, services, and resources.
Click through categories in the 2016 Philly Happening Wedding Guide below to discover everything that you need to create your dream wedding day.
859 County Line Rd, Horsham, PA 19044
215-343-0965 / 215-915-9453
Graeme Park, located in Horsham, Pennsylvania, is a 42-acre historic site featuring the only surviving residence of a colonial Pennsylvania governor. It is a property known not only for its intriguing history but for the rustic beauty of the stone house, kitchen and traditional bank barn. Adding to the ambiance are the picturesque surrounding grounds, complete with stone walls, lush greenery, gardens, pond and waterfall.
Their tented facility enables you and your guests to enjoy the landscape and casual elegance for which Graeme Park is known. Its grace and country charm will help you create a unique and personal day with beautiful memories lasting a lifetime.
Contact Graeme Park by email at email@example.com; online at www.graemepark.org, or by phone at 215-343-0965 & 215-915-9453.
Spring Hollow Golf Club
3350 Schuylkill Rd, Spring City, PA 19475
Spring Hollow Golf Club Weddings, where expectations are surpassed.
Your Five Hour Reception Includes…
A picturesque terrace overlooking our scenic public golf course, an elaborate indoor/outdoor cocktail hour, a 5-hour open bar, a champagne toast and dinner.
Their ballroom features vaulted ceilings, a scenic patio and champagne-colored wallpaper, which compliments colors or themes for any wedding. If you choose to have your ceremony here, it will be held in our private outdoor site. A brick walkway will lead you and your guests to the site which is accompanied by beautiful flowers and shrubs. A pond sits behind the site and our white pergola frames the bride and groom perfectly. Your florist can customize the area by adding flowers around the pergola, along the walkway or down the aisle. The ceremony site is arranged with white chairs.
Their service goes unmatched; from our professional and experienced Director of Catering and Banquet Manager, to our outstanding servers, you will be taken care of every step of the way. Every little detail is just as important as the big details. Our staff strives for perfection in every aspect.
Contact Amelia Hager today to arrange a tour at 610-948-5566 x309.
5281 York Rd, Holicong, PA 18928
Contact name: Mark Frank, Owner, firstname.lastname@example.org
Situated on one of the most beautiful and historic properties in the Bucks County countryside, this private estate offers over one hundred acre pasture and woodland views. From the quintessential storybook wedding to casual country nuptials, Barley Sheaf Farm offers the perfect setting.
Holly Hedge Estate
6987 Upper York Rd, New Hope, PA 18938
Holly Hedge’s private, 18th Century estate provides over 20 acres of rustic charm in the rolling hills of Bucks County. Enjoy exquisite farm-to-table food prepared by our award-winning chefs. Fill your wedding album with gorgeous images captured amidst 4-season gardens, beautiful landscapes, and historic stone buildings. #Nofilter.
To begin planning your dream wedding today, visit them in person or go to www.hollyhedge.com for more details. You can also check out HollyHedge Estate on Pinterest and YouTube.
3690 River Rd, New Hope, PA 18938
The 1740 House Country Inn provides the perfect setting for a relaxing getaway and intimate wedding in the quaint village of Lumberville, PA. Located directly on Delaware River, all 24-guest rooms have spectacular views of the River and surrounding countryside. Come visit us today or online to learn more information about weddings, rehearsal dinners, and bridal showers.
Pen Ryn Estate
1601 State Road, Bensalem, PA 19020
The Pen Ryn Estate, home to Pen Ryn Mansion and Belle Voir Manor, has graced the banks of the Delaware River for over 250 years. Situated on over 100 acres, with a 2,000-foot, tree-lined drive leading to beautiful river vistas and gardens, the Pen Ryn Estate captures the charm and nostalgia of a bygone era. With such an incredible riverfront view, you and your guests enjoy a breathtaking scenery. The estate is also a part of the National Register of Historic Places due to its historic nature and architectural significance. Extensive menu packages along with competitive prices are available by contacting our Catering Sales Team!
Beaver Brook Country Club
25 Country Club Dr, Annandale, NJ 08801
Located amid the rolling hills of Hunterdon County, a convenient jaunt away from New York and Pennsylvania. Beaver Brook Country Club provides a lovely wooden gazebo, set atop a hillside, provides the perfect setting for your outdoor ceremony. Accommodating up to 180 guests, the Clubhouse Ballroom makes for an attractive reception hall. The windows in the Ballroom and adjoining cocktail lounge take full advantage of the magnificent views of the Hunterdon Hills and well-tended course. With abundant light and a soft, cream-colored interior, the room’s neutral décor lends itself to stress-free customization of linens and colorful, fresh floral arrangements.
Gowns & Tuxedos
La Belle Mariée Bridal
14 Summit Square Shopping Center, Langhorne, PA 19047
La Belle Mariée Bridal is a Parisian inspired bridal salon featuring gowns by premiere designers for brides, bridesmaids and mother of the bride/groom. They are a full-service salon, located in the heart of Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Their gorgeous gowns are designed by some of the industry’s best and include Pronovias, Badgley Mischka, YSA Makino, Stephen Yearick, Ellis, Aire Barcelona, and many others.
Experience a touch of Paris in Bucks County and see what everyone is talking about! Make your appointment today!
The Skippack Hope Chest Bridal Lounge
4042 Skippack Pike, Skippack PA
Skippack Hope Chest Bridal Lounge is a classy consignment shop for Bridal, Prom and Formal Apparel with exceptionally stylish and affordable gowns. They also carry Bridal and Formal Accessories, Evening Bags and Jewelry. They team looks forward ot helping you find your perfect dress.
Their Bridal Lounge offers professional alterations by an experienced dress designer/seamstress who is onsite to provide alterations for your perfect dress. If you have a Bridal gowns, Prom gowns, formal dresses or accessories that you would like to consign, please contact them directly. Consignment is by appointment only.
Harleysville Bridal & Tuxedo Shoppe and Page Six…it’s haute
3907 Skippack Pike, Skippack Pa 19474
Located in the village of Skippack, there is a place where brides & grooms bring their family and their best friends to be inspired. There, they find a fabulous selection of chic, modern and classic yet “affordable” bridal gowns, bridesmaids and mother’s dresses perfect for their wedding day look. In addition, they find a modern selection of tuxedos and suits.
It’s called Harleysville Bridal & Tuxedo Shoppe and Page Six…it’s haute and has been in business for 28 years. This shop has become one of the best bridal boutiques in the Montgomery County area – known for its fun, relaxed and intimate shopping experience. Previously at separate locations, now both shops are in one convenient location for all your wedding fashion needs!
The talented team of consultants and designers at Harleysville Bridal & Tuxedo Shoppe and Page Six…it’s haute help each and every unique bride discover their dream dress- from lace sheaths to chiffon silhouettes to tulle ballgowns and everything in between! Designers include Mikaella, Olvis Trend, Siri & Maggie Sottero. Bridesmaid Dresses, Mother of the Day attire and Tuxedo’s are also available.
Harleysville Bridal & Tuxedo Shoppe and Page Six…it’s haute carries the most current looks for the entire wedding party and have a wonderful team of devoted gals to help find the most amazing dress for “you”. For the best possible service, please be sure to schedule an appointment by calling 610-222-8182 or emailing email@example.com.
Music & Entertainment
DJ Perry Live
DJ Perry Angelozzi performs approximately 280 Events and Weddings a year in Philadelphia and surrounding areas. Winner of best Wedding DJ 9 times in 5 years by different publications. His goal is to focus on the couple and their guests as much as possible while working with the couple one on one till the big day and then DJing the Wedding Event. Perry’s greatest attribute is his unique ability to be versatile with his talent. Delivering memorable events and driving the audience to engage in the music, no matter what the genre. The official DJ for the Flyers and Sixers games at Wells Fargo Center and official event DJ at iHeart Media radio in Philadelphia. Perry has Djed for the Q102 Jingle Ball three times and numerous concerts at Wells Fargo including Maroon 5, Madonna, Train, Justin Timberlake, Beyoncé, Bruno Mars, Rihanna and P!NK.
Check out DJ Perry’s recent feature article in Philly Happening.
Something Blu Weddings and Events
Let’s face it planning a wedding can be stressful but Something Blu Weddings + Events is here to help every step of the way (as much or as little as needed) so you can simply enjoy the day stress free! From Day of Coordination to Full Service Planning, the Pinterest-worthy, DIY wedding to the chic, modern city wedding. Something Blu Weddings + Events believes your wedding day should reflect who you are by embracing traditions your way, even if that means breaking the “rules” to make it your own. Find out how we fit into your wedding day to ensure your vision truly comes to life.
Photography & Videography
Anna Royt Photography
Anna Royt Photography is Bucks County’s flair photographer. An enthusiastic Bucks County resident, Anna Royt explores the green parks, hidden vineyards, beautiful bridges and historical spots of the Greater Philadelphia region; it is truly unique place for wedding and family photography. Whether you are getting married, having a baby or celebrating your 50th anniversary, she understands the unique style of a wedding at a winery or a local country club in Bucks County. She offers full range of photo and video services. Wedding packages start only at $550.
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Living Canvas Films
Living Canvas is a video production, post-production & social media marketing company. Please visit www.livingcanvasfilms.com for more examples.
The philosophy is simple, we will provide you with the best quality product, a unique video memory with you as the star. Only a video can immerse you back into the event, allowing you to feel and relive the experience as though you are there again.
From our unique shooting and editing style, that mixes artistic and cinematic qualities enhanced by our utilization of movement, resulting in a video experience that is unduplicated. We provide professional, unobtrusive experienced staff to create your video memories of your special day with artistic and cinematic style that is unduplicated.
We invite you to visit our website if you have any questions about packages feel free to email or call.
1807 Society Place, Newtown, PA 18940
Cupcake Graphics mission is to eliminate the stress of wedding planning by acting as your personal stationery guide. They specialize in luxury wedding invitations and day of stationery for newly engaged couples seeking exceptional quality and customization.
Melissa Nini, the owner, understands every dollar spent is as important as the next, when it comes to wedding planning. Therefore, she takes the time to understand your spending plan and creates a wedding invitation suite that still exemplifies quality while keeping your budget in mind.
Learn more about why Cupcake Graphics may be the perfect choice for you here.
Food & Sweets
6208 Fleecy Dale Rd, Carversville, PA 18913
For more than thirty years, Chef Max Hansen’s culinary genius has celebrated the freshness and innovation of the American table. Whether you’re planning a wedding for 300 or a corporate breakfast for 3,000, Max Hansen delivers “food with heart”— delicious cuisine, prepared from locally-sourced, seasonal ingredients and served with personalized attention—so you will long savor the experience.
Max Hansen Caterer provides full-service event planning and custom catering at the region’s finest venues, including client-designated destinations throughout Bucks County, Philadelphia, New Jersey, and New York City.
Catering services include, but are not limited to:
• Venue Selection & Coordination
• Beverage Coordination
• Custom, Seasonal Menu Design
• Service Guideline Consultation & Staffing Needs
• Full On-site Gourmet Catering
• Rental Equipment Coordination
The freshest ingredients are handpicked by Max and his chefs to ensure premium cuisine is tailored to your event while supporting local farms and purveyors, evidence of their green initiative. Additionally, carefully trained catering specialists will attend to every party detail to ensure a flawless presentation on the day of your event.
Clusters Caramel Corn
87A South Main Street, New Hope, PA 18938
Delight your wedding guests with a Gourmet Popcorn Bar during the wedding reception. Clusters Caramel Corn is a fun and tasty treat for your wedding reception or rehearsal dinner. Whether you’re delighting your family and friends with a popcorn bar, or sharing it as a small favor on tables or in guest rooms, our gourmet popcorn adds a unique and memorable touch to your special day.
Clusters Caramel Corn enjoys working with couples to create custom wedding favors. Stop in the popcorn shop to enjoy samples of our gourmet flavors, or give us a call. Find out how you can truly impress your guests with a custom popcorn flavor just for your celebration!
Call us at 215-693-1137, or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information!
315 E Street Rd, Warminster, PA 18974
Unik Cakes is an award-winning bakery based in Warminster, PA, creating made-to-order wedding cakes, specialty cakes, dessert tables, cupcakes, cookies and other sweets for clients across Bucks County, Montgomery County, Philadelphia, South Jersey and Delaware. The in-demand custom bakery was founded and is led by the talented Masha Lipkovsky, a Pastry Chef and Graduate of Art Institute of Philadelphia Culinary School. Masha’s hundreds of showstopping designs have spanned themes from a Ukranian Picnic Basket Cake to The Hunger Games to elegant Vintage Gown-inspired Wedding Cakes.See Unik Cakes amazing wedding cake gallery here.
And they taste as good as they look! In addition to custom designs, all of their desserts are made with fresh and natural products. Popular flavors combinations include sour cream cake with zesty sour cream, prunes and walnuts; vanilla cake with “French cream” and raspberries; and chocolate cake with cream cheese and strawberries.
Call 215-675-UNIK or reach out online to start designing your dream wedding cake.
Transportation & Valet
Open Door Valet
From backyard bliss to extravagant wedding halls, we’re here to make sure your guests arrive and depart with an excellent Valet experience. What’s the first thing your guests experience? That’s right. Arriving at the party!
Open Door Valet‘s event management team will work direct with your or your event planner to make sure every guests arrives and leaves with that extra touch you’re looking for. With so many things to worry about, let the professional, courteous team at ODV take care of the parking for you.
Open Door Valet caters to everything from small private special events, to corporate events, all the way to high-profile events and banquets. Let our highly trained staff ensure that form the time your first guest arrives and the last guests depart, your event will be one to remember.
If you’re local to Philadelphia, Bucks County, or Princeton, let Open Door Valet car valeting serve your event. They understand all events are unique and do everything they can to meet your every request, no matter how small or large. Before booking just any valet provider for your Philadelphia special-private event, make sure you at least have a conversation with Open Door Valet to discuss your needs.
In addition to valet parking services, Open Door offers shuttle services.
Brillman’s Rental Barn
101 Friends Ln, Newtown, PA 18940
From the most elegant, to traditional, non-traditional, or rustic farm style Happily Ever Afters, know that Brillman’s Rental Barn has everything you need to ensure that every event detail is amazing and reflects your style and taste. Our award winning team offers as much or as little assistance as you require. Brillman’s offers many styles of tenting, dance floors, lighting, tables, including our popular USA sourced and made farm tables, chairs, linens, china, flatware, and so much more. Give us a call our award winning event team a call and let us Style Your Day Your Way!
Hair & Beauty
Want to feel and look your best on your wedding day? At Lifestyle we can get you and your entire wedding party ready for the big day. With our specified pre-wedding pamper checklist you could be glowing, smiling, and dancing the night away looking and feeling better than ever! Follow this 6-month regimen and walk down the aisle looking like the next Sofia Vergara. And don’t worry, because financing is available. For more information and to apply go to www.lifestyle-spa.com.
As for starting your glamour journey, here is our suggested wedding plan we just know you’ll love:
At 6 Months:
Laser Hair Removal – for the bikini, underarms and legs
The Club – our popular facial club to keep your skin glowing
Clear + Brilliant – no downtime skin resurfacing
Venus Legacy – non-invasive face and body contouring
Babor Skin Performance Facials – get rid of that stress with relaxing massage and facials
Babor Body Peel & Wrap – look better in your dress
St. Tropez Spray Tan – the best spray tan on the market
Lash and Brow Tint – lasts 3 weeks
BelViso Makeup and Hair
With over 20 years in the industry, Nicole’s range of experience stretches far and wide. Starting out with freelance work, Nicole began doing makeup for local musician’s music videos. Seizing her momentum, Nicole began working with nationally broadcasted television programs including Jerseylicious and Say Yes to the Dress. Her work has also appeared in popular publications like Seventeen Magazine as well as Philadelphia Wedding Magazine. She has also had the honor of being invited to do looks in Mercedes Benz Fashion Week for the last three years. Nicole started BelViso Makeup and Hair to bring the very best to those looking for something truly special. Her and her highly qualified team are ready to make your dreams come true. BelVisio will give you a customized, creative, and professional look that you won’t get anywhere else. Be prepared for an enjoyable, relaxing, and unforgettable experience that will leave you all set for your big event. Our true passion is in making people look their most beautiful- whatever the occasion.
Because your wedding is all about you, Dub Fitness has created personal training packages to fit your goals, timeframe and budget. Our packages are divided into three categories: BRIDE ONLY, BRIDE AND GROOM, and BRIDAL BOOT CAMP. So make a commitment to yourself and choose a training package that works for you and helps you reach your fitness goals! Each package includes a complimentary consultation.
Do you like being the center of attention? Of course, you’re the bride! Look and feel your best when the big day rolls around and all eyes are on you.
Bride & Groom: You have decided to spend the rest of your lives together! Make a vow to yourselves to get fit for life!
Bridal Party: Why not make sure everyone in your bridal party looks great on your wedding day? Dub Fitness’ Bridal Boot Camp is designed for three or more people in a group-training atmosphere.
*Note- special pricing available for you and only one member of your bridal party.
Sublime Salon & Spa
Sublime Salon & Spa
Newtown Depot Shopping Center
32A Richboro Road, Newtown, PA 18940
Sublime Salon & Spa is committed to making your vision for your Dream Day a reality…beyond expectations! Our dedicated Bridal Consultant will help you develop a personalized pre-wedding and wedding day beauty program customized for you, your bridal party, and the groom; all tailored to your beauty needs and budget. As a full service salon and spa, we have every service you desire to make you look and feel beautiful on your special day:
Hair: Updo’s, Hair Color, Highlights, Hair Extensions
Makeup: Makeup Application, Airbrush Makeup, Eyelash Extensions
Nails: Manicures, Pedicures, Gel Manicures, Acrylic Nails
Facials: Complete Menu of Facials for Men & Women
Waxing: Face, Legs, Arms, Bikini, Full Body
Tanning: Airbrush Spray Tanning
Massage: Swedish, Hot Stone, Sports, Couples Massage & more
Parties of 6 or more with services provided at Sublime Salon & Spa include a complimentary breakfast table with bakery items, fresh fruit, coffee & orange juice.
Facilities available for a Spa Day or Ladies Night Out for the bridal party.
On Location Services available for Hair and Makeup.
Whittle that waistline and get into the shape of your life with Amofitness Complete Bridal Transformation Program.
Get ready to put your back, shoulders, and arms on display on your wedding day. Pictures last a lifetime and amofitness program customized to ensure a long and lean beautiful figure.
Amofitness offers six- and 12-week bride-targeted programs, including personal training, nutritional counseling, meal plans, and off-day fitness programming. The only comprehensive transformation program available online and in-person. Amofitness tracks you progress with our own APP making accountability easy, and progress consistent.
We want to teach you the tools to be lean and sexy after the wedding.
We know planning a wedding can be stressful. That’s why we travel to you and provide all the equipment and expertise to create metabolic fat burning workouts. Train solo or with your bridesmaids in the privacy of your own home and see amazing results with our signature strength training and clean eating nutrition regiment
Discover: Online coaching and Nutrition Info & training information.
1432 Easton Rd #1B, Warrington, PA 18976
When you walk through the doors of our salon in Warrington, Pennsylvania, you escape to a calming salon setting, where customer service is at its finest. Whether you come in for a kid’s cut or a bridal makeup trial, the experienced stylists at Salon Escape are ready to help you.
With salon services from Salon Escape, they personalize a look for all of our brides. Whether you are looking for a simple or complex look, thye can service your specific style. Pamper yourself further for the big day with a manicure and pedicure. Enjoy complimentary champagne and orange juice as well as a delicious and light breakfast.
Schedule an appointment at Salon Escape in Warrington, Pennsylvania, to be picture-perfect bride on your wedding day.
Harry Merrill & Son Inc
124 S 8th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Harry Merrill & Son Jewelers is a third generation family-owned jeweler in operation since 1954 and located in the heart of historic Jewelers Row. We specialize in custom jewelry design and redesign, estate and antique jewelry, fine jewelry, diamonds, and engagement and wedding rings for all.
Our team offers a diverse selection of beautiful diamonds and unique jewelry from around the world. We specialize in proprietary custom design and redesign, and proudly maintain an extensive collection of estate and antique jewelry. We also offer a wide selection of handpicked loose diamonds and mounted diamond engagement and wedding rings. We pride ourselves on both our innovative selection and high customer service standards, and provide a warm, intimate, and relaxed atmosphere where you can select and design your personal treasures and keepsakes. At Harry Merrill, we treat our customers like friends and guarantee everything. Please contact us by phone at 215-925-2718 or by email at email@example.com. We look forward to working with you!
Heart of the Home
28 South Main Street, New Hope, PA 18938
Start your new lives together surrounded by the best in handmade American jewelry and crafts, curated for you at Heart of the Home. Our in-store and online gift registry helps you share your passion for the artistic and unusual. We bring you wedding and engagement rings from American master craftsmen that reflect just how unique your relationship is.
Heart of the Home’s staff delight in assisting as you build your registry, find ways to express your personal style in your furnishings, and find thoughtful and unusual bridal party gifts. Call or email to make an appointment today: 215-862-1880 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Open daily.
Marry Me Philadelphia
Now hosting elopement-style weddings with up to 10 guests! At Marry Me Philadelphia, officiants take your wedding ceremony off your shoulders but never out of your hands. That starts with a personal consultation where they get to know the two of – your style, your stories. Then, they combine meticulous planning with impeccable attention to detail to create the wedding ceremony script of your dreams, which leaves you feeling relaxed and ready to enjoy the most important moment of your lives. Whether you’re looking for a simple elopement or an extravagant event, Marry Me Philadelphia’s experienced wedding officiants are here to help you every step of the way.
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