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4 Pet Friendly Wedding Venues in Houston

January 6, 2017
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If a dog is really man’s best friend, is it that crazy to think one could be your best man? Many couples who’s pets occupy a special place in their heart are coming up with unique ways to incorporate pets on their wedding days.

However, many forget to consider the fact that they need a pet friendly wedding venue to be able to incorporate their pets in their big day. These are the top 4 wedding venues in Houston which allow pets:

1. The Rothko Chapel

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The Rothko Chapel – Houston, TX

With it’s understated beauty and serene atmosphere, The Rothko Chapel is an ideal space for weddings in the Houston, Texas area. Considered a sacred place, this chapel is kind enough to allow pets to take part in the wedding day activities (so long as they are well trained).

2. 1940 Air Terminal Museum

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1940 Air Terminal Museum – Houston, TX

For the couple who are both history/aviation buffs and pet lovers, the 1940 Air Terminal Museum is the perfect wedding venue. With exhibit rooms filled with artifacts, photographs, uniforms, vintage aircraft, and airline memorabilia, the terminal turned museum charts the triumph and progression of both private and commercial flight in Texas history.

As an added bonus, the museum also affords a front row vantage point to Hobby Airport’s diverse airport operations. It’s like your wedding will have it’s own private airshow consisting of airline traffic, business aviation, and frequent fixed wing and rotary wing general aviation traffic!

3. Silver Sycamore Bed & Breakfast

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Silver Sycamore Bed & Breakfast – Houston, TX

The Silver Sycamore wedding and reception venue in Pasadena Texas boasts a reception venue, restaurant, tea room, bed and breakfast, bridal cottage, shopping village, coffee house, two gazebos and a lush, five-acre garden.

This is great news for brides and grooms who long for a rustic and peaceful wedding and reception venue where everything is available ‘under one roof’ and the folk really are genuinely hospitable.

4. Hotel Indigo Houston At The Galleria

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Hotel Indigo Houston At The Galleria – Houston, TX

Thoughtfully situated in the trendy Uptown district, Hotel Indigo Houston At the Galleria features cool colors, elegant decor, and boutique-styling that gives an atmosphere of distinction and inspiration.

With many amenities like free WI-Fi, the venue is sure to impress and make for a smooth and worry free wedding day. It’s the perfect pet friendly wedding venue in Houston for couples looking for a simple, yet unique experience.

 

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Banquet Halls in Houston – 10 Venues with Details

January 28, 2016

America’s 4th largest city is home to some of the biggest, most extravagant banquet halls in the country. The following 10 banquet halls in Houston are great options whether you’re looking for a venue to host your wedding and rehearsal dinner, corporate party, sweet 16 or quinceanera party.

1. Cleopatra Palace Banquet Facility

About Cleopatra Palace Banquet Facility:

Cleopatra Palace has made magic happen for hundreds of private weddings and corporate events since the year 2000, and there is no sign of slowing down! Cleopatra Palace’s continued success is based on a very simple model: Unmatched commitment to quality, service, presentation, and a guarantee of abundance of food for all your guests, this is our 100% satisfaction guarantee.

Details:

  • Price: $$$
  • Capacity: 151-250
  • On-site Catering Available
  • Wine
  • Beer
  • Full Bar
  • Free Parking

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2. Julia Ideson Building Spaces

About Julia Ideson Building Spaces:

The exceptional romantic spaces and corridors with high-arched windows, as well as the artwork, in the Julia Ideson Building make it the perfect destination setting for weddings, galas, formal dinners, photo sessions, business meetings, corporate parties, and a variety of other events.

Details:

  • Price: $$
  • Capacity: 401+
  • A/V Hookup
  • Garden View
  • Handicap Accessible
  • Off-site Catering Permitted
  • On-site Catering Available
  • Outside Alcohol
  • Self Parking

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3. Downtown Aquarium

About Downtown Aquarium:

Located on the third floor of the Downtown Aquarium, the Nautilus Ballroom will transport you to a world of elegance and refinement. It’s the perfect setting for Corporate Meetings, Retirement Parties, Weddings, Rehearsal Dinners, Bar Mitzvahs, Quinceañeras, Anniversaries, Birthdays and other special events.

Details:

  • Price: $$$
  • Capacity: 401+
  • A/V Hookup
  • Handicap Accessible
  • Public Wi-Fi
  • Halal
  • Kosher
  • On-site Catering Available
  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
  • Full Bar
  • Self Parking

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4. Sage Event Center

About Sage Event Center:

Nestled against the iconic skyscrapers of Downtown Houston, Sage Event Center reflects the luxury and vitality of the surrounding area. Sage Event Center is a full service banquet hall in Houston featuring two beautiful ballrooms and a spacious foyer. This sophisticated reception hall is ideal for rehearsal dinners, wedding receptions, anniversary parties, prom, graduation, and more! Sage Event Center is also the perfect setting for corporate events, mini conventions, training seminars, and fundraisers. With Sage’s wide range of amenities, your event is sure to be the talk of the town!

Details:

  • Price: $$$
  • Capacity: 401+
  • City View
  • On-site Catering Available
  • Full Bar
  • Self Parking

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5. The Corinthian

About The Corinthian:

The Corinthian is one of the many banquet halls in Houston that are perfect for hosting your special event. Located in the vital Downtown Historic District of Houston, it allows both local and out-of-town guests a delightful glimpse into one of the most intriguing parts of America’s fourth largest city.

 

Details:

  • Price: $
  • Capacity: 401+
  • On-site Catering Available
  • Full Bar

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6. Kim Son Ballroom

About Kim Son Ballroom:

What sets the Kim Son Ballroom apart from the other banquet halls in Houston is that it has 3 Convenient locations to serve you throughout the Houston area!

Details:

  • Price: $$$
  • Capacity: 401+
  • Off-site Catering Permitted
  • On-site Catering Available
  • Wine
  • Beer
  • Full Bar
  • Free Parking
  • Self Parking
  • Valet Parking

The Astorian - A ballroom in Houston, Texas

7. The Astorian

About The Astorian:

Discreetly situated in a landmark building as designated by The Houston Historical Society, The Astorian is an Industrial Chic, 14,000 square foot private loft space located in The Heights area of Houston. Conceived by Andria Design to replicate New York City’s revered Grand Central Station, The Astorian is a throw back to 1920’s glamour and Art Deco design. The venue offers a contemporary, bi-level facility equipped with 14-foot ceilings, state-of-the-art smart technology, a private boardroom, fully functional gourmet kitchen & bar, and floor-to-ceiling windows with sweeping views of downtown Houston. Warm touches such as wood paneling and soft lighting are combined with modern elements such as concrete floors, rusted steel, brushed aluminum, and brass and copper detailing. Removable walls and fixtures allow for flexible configurations to tailor the space to your exact specifications.

Details:

  • Price: $$$
  • Capacity: 401+
  • A/V Hookup
  • City View
  • Stage
  • Off-site Catering Permitted
  • On-site Catering Available
  • Outside Alcohol
  • Garage Parking
  • Valet Parking

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8. El Dorado Ballroom

About El Dorado Ballroom:

The Eldorado Ballroom at Elgin and Dowling Streets was built in 1939 by renowned Houston architect Lenard Gabert, who designed many of the city’s large art deco structures. The owner was African-American businesswoman Anna Dupree (1892-1977), who wanted to establish a community entertainment venue for black social clubs and other groups in the Third Ward. The ballroom, which occupies the second floor of the massive Eldorado Building at 2310 Elgin, was the visual and spiritual symbol of the community.

Details:

  • Price: $$
  • Capacity: 76-150
  • Wine
  • Beer
  • Full Bar

 

 

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9. The St. Regis Houston

About The St. Regis Houston:

A new standard of bespoke elegance arrives with the design of our Astor Ballroom and other Houston meeting venues. The space communicates elegance with a decidedly upscale Texas sensibility, providing a flawless backdrop for Houston’s highest profile events, both social and business. Interiors echo the soft color palette of the suites and guest rooms with an overall ambiance best described as elegant and softly modern with an emphasis on texture and natural materials. With over 10,000 square feet of function space, our meetings and events maintain a level of security and intimacy that’s unparalleled. If required, an entire floor may be dedicated to the business at hand. Enjoy a setting of sophistication, elegance and grandeur for gatherings of 10 to 400 people.

Details:

  • Price: $$$
  • Capacity: 401+
  • A/V Hookup
  • City View
  • Handicap Accessible
  • Overnight Accommodations
  • Public Wi-Fi
  • On-site Catering Available
  • Vegetarian
  • Full Bar
  • Self Parking
  • Valet Parking

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10. Dukessa

About Dukessa:

Dukessa is one of the stunning banquet halls in Houston, but its set apart with beautiful hand carved stone columns and arches, lush landscaped courtyards with a waterfall fountain, a lovely foyer with a grand staircase and an impressive banquet hall with surround wrought iron balcony terrace. Recently upgraded with beautiful interior finishes and fresh landscaping, it is touted as one of the prettiest banquet halls in the city. Centrally located within a mile from the Galleria and minutes from Downtown and Museum District, each room in the venue exudes old world charm and provides the perfect backdrop for your special event.

Details:

  • Price: $$
  • Capacity: 401+
  • On-site Catering Available

 

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The 5 Most Jaw-Dropping Wedding Venues in Houston

November 19, 2015

Houston is home to some of the most unique, and beautiful wedding venues in the nation, but many of the venues aren’t what you think!

Pictured above is the number 1 wedding venue in Houston during 2015, Station 3.

From one of the most attended museums in the country to a renovated firehouse these unique wedding venues in Houston are sure to wow your guests, and many feature the added bonus of needing only minimal decorations too!

5. Fifty-Two-Twenty-Six

This indoor-outdoor venue boasts 20-foot ceilings, floor to ceiling glass, and modern architecture to create a highly configurable and extremely beautiful wedding venue. The exterior is colorful and lined with palm trees while the inside features a secret garden, meditation pool, and waterfall swimming pool. This venue can hold up to 150 guests and features several choices of spaces.

4. Julia Ideson Library

With marble columns, a grand staircase, and Spanish architecture this library adds all of the romance from the roaring 20’s and then some! The library was recently restored and renovated adding a brand new garden and expanding the possible number of guests to 450. This library would make the perfect wedding venue for a book lover in Houston.

3. Houston Museum of Natural Science

This expansive museum is large enough to host up to 2,000 wedding guests and requires little to no décor. Your wedding will be the envy of all your friends and family when you exchange your vows in the Burke Baker Planetarium and dance alongside dinosaurs in the Morian Hall of Paleontology. If you don’t have a big guest list, don’t worry either! You can rent out some of its smaller rooms and halls to keep the venue from feeling too cavernous.

2. The Astorian

The Astorian is an Art Deco venue featuring the perfect combination of industrial elements, woods and ambient lighting to create a venue similar to a New York City loft. The venue features removable walls and fixtures which make the 28,000 square feet a bride’s playground. More than 400 guests fit in this very unique wedding venue.

1. Station 3

This is a newly restored venue, and probably the most unique on this list! The firehouse turned wedding venue is the perfect marriage of historical charm and modern touches. It can hold up to 250 guests and features the original red brick, dark pine floors, and fireman’s pool alongside a glass staircase and custom made chandeliers. The station was redesigned for use as weddings featuring a catering kitchen and bridal sweet and treats your wedding guests to a spectacular unobstructed view of downtown Houston.

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