Wedding Planning: Venues

Wednesday, May 29th, 2013

A Southampton Inn Wedding VENUES

I’m so excited to share with you a recent experience I had at the Southampton Inn — I confess, there are so many wonderful places to get married on Long Island, that I wasn’t familiar with this little gem.   But that it is — and listen to this:  you can have a Hamptons wedding without […]

Thursday, April 5th, 2012

New Party Venue for Long Islanders: Seasons 52 VENUES

Have you heard?  Long Island has a fabulous new venue with plenty of space for private events, such as rehearsal dinners, engagement parties and even small-scale weddings.  Seasons 52, located at Roosevelt Field in Garden City, is a fresh grill and wine bar that invites guests to discover the flavors of seasonally-inspired menus.  The restaurant […]

Wednesday, January 25th, 2012

Inn at New Hyde Park is a Winner! VENUES

Long Island brides, looking for a super-romantic wedding venue?  Then be sure to save the date:  March 7, 6:30 pm for the Spring Bridal Showcase at The Inn at New Hyde Park! And we have very exciting news to share today — This fabulously elegant site was selected as a 2012 ­­winner in The Knot […]

Monday, October 17th, 2011

H on the Harbor in Port Washington VENUES

Yesterday I attended a beautiful second-wedding ceremony and reception (congratulations, Marty and Tama!!) at a new-to-me venue — H on the Harbor, in Port Washington.    This intimate venue is suitable for events for up to 175 guests and it includes a working fireplace, maple hardwood floors, 12′ ceilings, soft white walls with white silk & […]

Monday, October 3rd, 2011

Something New at The Inn at New Hyde Park VENUES

The Inn at New Hyde Park has some exciting news to share with Long Island brides and grooms-to-be: After 25 years at the Pierre Hotel (formerly the Four Seasons), Executive Chef Tony Salluzzi has returned to his Long Island roots to become Executive Chef at the Inn at New Hyde Park! Italian born and trained, […]

Friday, September 16th, 2011

Atlantis Banquets & Events Bridal Showcase VENUES

Long Island brides, when shopping around for your wedding venue, be sure to check out  Atlantis Banquets & Events, which is within the Long Island Aquarium and Exhibition Center at 431 East Main Street, Riverhead.    This is really a unique, one-of-a-kind setting, from their waterfront location on the Peconic River to the spectacular, on-site aquatic […]

Friday, September 2nd, 2011

Save the Date: The Inn at New Hyde Park Bridal Showcase VENUES

Have you seen the newly renovated The Inn at New Hyde Park yet?   The site includes a  beautiful, private outdoor garden for ceremonies, and a massive outdoor terrace, in addition to elegant indoor banquet rooms. If you’re scouting wedding venues, this is a  must-see! And here’s a great way to do it –  the Inn […]

Wednesday, June 29th, 2011

Save with Special Wedding Offer from Danfords Hotel & Marina IN THE NEWS

Great news from Danfords Hotel & Marina in Port Jefferson — to celebrate the legalization of same-sex marriages, this fabulous venue is offering a 10% discount to ALL couples booking their wedding before September 1st! Danfords Hotel & Marina’s  complete wedding package includes a 1-hour cocktail hour buffet with passed hors d’oeuvres, champagne toast to […]

Thursday, December 9th, 2010

Long Island Waterfront Weddings VENUES

You can’t live on Long Island and not be enamored with the ocean or the sound.  So when it comes time to finding the wedding venue of your dreams, do consider a waterfront location.   But how to decide when there are so many fantastic places to select from?   Here’s my latest Tying the Knot column […]

Tuesday, September 21st, 2010

Ready, Set, Book a Long Island Wedding Venue MUST READS

Are you ready to book your Long Island wedding venue?  Are you sure?  Before you do, take a moment to read my latest “Tying the Knot” column at   There are certain things you must consider before signing on the dotted line…