Spring is in the air…the time is about to change so it’s darker later…..the weather is for the most part…absolutely perfect…not too hot, nor too cold with little or no humidity….Springtime is love time and a great time to close the deal on your marriage! There’s no time like the springtime.
South Florida features a wide variety of wedding venues…from traditional to cutting edge. Starting south and moving north here are ten of our favorites.
The Thalatta Estate— With its historic significance in South Florida and stunning bayside location, Thalatta Estate is a unique setting for your outdoor wedding ceremony, reception, or special event. This magnificent site offers many unique amenities, including a waterside ceremony site, waterfalls cascading into a romantic reflection pond, manicured gardens, covered terrace, bridal suite, and catering kitchen.
The Charles Deering Estate—Perfectly situated among lush gardens and two historical homes this venue offers truly magical settings for an evening or day wedding ceremony and/or reception. The beautifully manicured lawn, lined with royal palms, and overlooking the tranquil coastal waters of Miami’s Biscayne Bay create a stunning view for which to say “I do.” The historical and elegant ballroom with black and white checkered floors and crystal chandeliers, create a magnificent space to dance the night away.
Fairchild Tropical Garden—–Unlike any other South Florida location, Fairchild is a beautiful botanical garden that showcases rare palms, cycads, flowering trees, vines, lakes and much more. Fairchild is a non-profit organization with the mission of promoting the conservation, use, study, understanding and enjoyment of tropical plants. Private events help support this mission.
The Kampong—-THE KAMPONG offers a premium location for couples seeking the ideal venue for an outdoor garden wedding. It is the perfect spot for receptions, holiday parties, and special gatherings. This waterfront estate features panoramic views of Biscayne Bay, the Miami skyline, and Key Biscayne.
Villa Woodbine—-Villa Woodbine is a private mansion located in Coconut Grove, just south of downtown Miami on South Bayshore Drive. Exclusive to Bill Hansen Catering, the historic property is a treasure of a bygone era. Villa Woodbine offers special, reduced rates featuring an air conditioned clear tent every summer.
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens—-With its majestic architecture and magical gardens on Biscayne Bay, Vizcaya is Miami’s one-of-a-kind venue for unforgettable special events. Those who have enjoyed an evening at Vizcaya with family, friends, colleagues or clients know there is nothing quite like it!
The A I DuPont Building—-As you enter the grand ballroom from the brass-lined historical escalator, the lavish appointments and elegance will dazzle and delight your guests. As Miami’s only Art Deco skyscraper, the historic Alfred I. Dupont Building is a perfect wedding venue for showcasing your distinct romantic style.
The Moore Building—The Moore Building located in the heart of Miami’s Design District. It’s multi-levels offers unique options for a variety of service styles.
The Ancient Spanish Monastery Unlike any other South Florida location, the formal gardens of the Ancient Spanish Monastery showcase over 20 acres of rare palms, Spanish oaks, cycads, banyans, flowering trees, and much more. The landscaped grounds, with the 12th century Romanesque and Gothic building as a backdrop, will make for an unforgettable wedding.
The Bonnet House—-Spanning 35 acres, Bonnet House Museum & Gardens offers a variety of exquisite settings for events of any size, each uniquely beautiful in its own way. Whether you are planning a close and intimate gathering or a grand and lavish affair, Bonnet House Museum & Gardens sets the scene for romance and timeless memories. Bonnet House is available for rentals during morning and evening hours and guests have the exclusive use of the tree lined allee, outdoor terrace, veranda lawn, gardens and inner courtyard.
One of our wedding specialists will be happy to consult with you as to the perfect venue for your wedding.