Category 'Ballrooms and Reception'


Ask The Experts: Things to Keep in Mind in the Weeks Leading up to Your Wedding

In planning for what is supposed to be the happiest day of your life, a lot of things along the way can become overwhelming, even for the most organized person. From hefty bridal party opinions to the pressure that is … Continue Reading


Ashton Gardens Donates Land Along Cypress Creek to Bayou Land Conservancy

In May 2014, Ashton Gardens’ owner, Rex Grey, made a phone call that would forge a partnership with an organization that no one saw coming. After a little negotiation and lots of paperwork, Ashton Gardens made a land donation to … Continue Reading


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


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


Ashton Gardens Celebrates 10 Years and 1 Million Guests

A lot can happen in 10 years. For a startup company, the learning curve associated with a new venture can be a gamble. But every once in a while, you are gifted with corporate longevity and an opportunity to reflect … 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 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