booking a wedding venue

UBC Botanical Garden photo by Bake Photography.

Booking a wedding venue is often the first task to check off on a long list of planning to dos. In many ways, it’s the most important decision of the wedding planning process because it sets the tone for the whole celebration and helps to establish a theme, colour scheme and guest list size. While it can be stressful choosing a venue, it’s good to get the biggest decision over with soon after you become engaged so you can enjoy the rest of the planning journey.

If you live in Canada, there are endless options for every wedding theme and size. Start by checking out our list of top venues and, once you find a few favourites in your area, start scheduling appointments to go see the spaces in person.

Think you’ve already found the venue of your dreams? Here are five crucial questions to ask yourself before you sign a contract:

1. What’s the capacity?
This is perhaps the most important question to

Article source: http://www.weddingbells.ca/planning/booking-a-wedding-venue/