Category 'Ballrooms and Reception'

18
Feb

Ask the Expert: The Raw Truth Behind Live Wedding Painting

Although a relatively new addition to the modern wedding scene, “live paintings” are an ancient concept dating as far back as the Renaissance to express and capture a moment in time without using words. In my few short years as … Continue Reading

29
Jan

Quality vs. Cost Effective Wedding Vendors: Which is more important?

While so many couples ask “How much does this cost?” not enough couples planning a wedding ask “Why should we hire you?” Finding quality vendors can definitely present a challenge when you have no idea where to start and what … Continue Reading

15
Jan

Behind the Scenes: How the Details Happen

In the weeks leading up to your event, your planning starts to wind down and for Ashton Gardens, it means crunch time. When you host any type of occasion at our facilities, be prepared for even the smallest details to … Continue Reading

8
Jan

Behind the Scenes: What to Expect From your Day of Coordinator

What makes a great wedding and event coordinator? Is it their ability to stay organized with clearly labeled binder tabs or is more about their knack for calming down even the most hysterical bride? No matter what you think the … Continue Reading

31
Dec

Behind the Scenes: Touring and Why First Impressions are Everything

There is something inherently calming about selecting a wedding venue that takes care of so many details. From fine in house linens to a wedding coordinator that will keep you on point, so many ideas and details organically come together … Continue Reading

6
Aug

Meet Ashton Gardens Houston West Wedding Giveaway Winners: Kayla+Sterling

Unlikely love stories are in most cases, the best kind of love story. Plots that involve surprise factors and unsuspecting turns always make the happily ever after, that much more deserved. For Kayla Brown and Sterling Dodd, their story definitely … Continue Reading

31
Jul

Ashton Gardens DFW Celebrates 5th Anniversary

On any journey, you don’t necessarily remember the final destination as much as you remember the memories along the way. In just five short years, Ashton Gardens DFW has grown to be one of the most reputable wedding venues in … Continue Reading

22
Jul

Ashton Gardens Spotlight Profile: Samantha Muhn

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Name: Samantha Muhn (Soon-to-be Garrigan)

Title: Wedding and Event Coordinator

1. What is your favorite wedding trend this year? Honestly I’m not a super trendy person, my favorite weddings are the … Continue Reading

24
Jun

Ashton Gardens Real Wedding: Nina + Ben 3.28.15

Sometimes, all you need is a little music to bring two people together. After a concert in Beaumont, Texas, Nina and Ben found themselves unable to peel away from the other. Five years later and countless adventures under their belt, … Continue Reading

4
Jun

Ashton Gardens Spotlight Profile: Laura Munsterman

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Name: Laura Munsterman

Title: Sales Associate (Ashton Gardens Houston North)

  1. What are a few of your favorite foods to eat at Ashton Gardens?  Well, I haven’t been able to try ALL
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