Category 'Ballrooms and Reception'


Signature Cocktails for any Wedding Celebration

For a good majority of brides to be, a bar is an integral part for their perfect wedding day blue prints. Whether it is beer and wine or an elaborate nonalcoholic bar, signature drinks have become a trend that has … Continue Reading


Ashton Gardens Real Wedding: Courtney and Bradford

A little sunshine is always welcome after a long, cold winter and this couple made excellent use of it. On a cool day in February, Courtney and Bradford said “I do” among shabby chic decor, dusty rose accent colors and, … Continue Reading


Say Goodbye to Your Wedding Guests in Style

When you think about it, the way you exit your wedding is almost as important as the way you enter it. Unfortunately, a lot of times, the grand finale of the wedding can get put on the back burner with … Continue Reading


Luxury Dessert Accents that Won’t Break the Bank

Not all dessert are created equal. While some treats have perfectly smooth fondant toppings or smooth, tasty butter cream, some have, what appears to be, a sparkle of a different color. Although it’s not common to see these beautifully crafted … Continue Reading


4 Wedding Misconceptions Every Bride Has

I was talking with a friend the other day and she mentioned to me that her parents celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary just recently. All her mom could talk about was how different weddings are now days compared to … Continue Reading


Sweet Wedding Treats From Around the World

As beautiful as a five tiered traditional wedding cake coved in fondant can be, the variations of desserts at weddings around the world maintain age old traditions that just might be your ticket to a unique wedding detail. Whether you’re … Continue Reading


Ashton Gardens ATL: Bride’s Guide to Rehearsal Dinner Locations

That A-Ha moment. When you walk into a venue, look around, take a deep breath, and realize, without a doubt, this is where your rehearsal dinner needs to be. Helping brides make that connection is one of the best parts … Continue Reading


Ashton Gardens DFW: Bride’s Guide to Rehearsal Dinner Locations

By: Sharon Jared

Planning a wedding and still trying to figure out the last-minute details? Brides-to-be know there is a lot of work that goes into planning a wedding and the time it can take to research all the different … Continue Reading


Ashton Gardens Employee Profile: Tara Dykstra

Name: Tara Dykstra

Title: Wedding and Event Coordinator


What is your favorite part about the wedding day? I love the moment when we open the chapel doors and everyone sees the bride for the first time. I get goose … Continue Reading


Guest Requests: Everything they Really Want at your Wedding

Being a guest for a wedding can be tough sometimes. Between travel expenses, taking time off and all of the details in between, being a wedding guest can sometimes be as stressful as actually being involved in the wedding. As … Continue Reading