Starting a new chapter with your significant other is one of the most exciting milestones in life. But soon after popping the question follows the thought, “We need to start wedding planning!” If you’re feeling overwhelmed or worried about your budget, you’re not alone. Jacksonville is home to some of the most beautiful, budget-friendly venues … Read more
Traditionally, weddings have taken place on Saturdays, but there are plenty of reasons to hold a weekday wedding, instead. Here are eight of them. #1 Affordable Wedding Venues and Reception Centers If you’re planning a wedding on a budget, then a weekday wedding can be ideal. Because Saturday is the most popular day of … Read more
Yes, you can have the wedding and reception of your dreams during the pandemic. It just takes some extra planning and, to help, here are some wedding planning tips to consider and questions to ask your venue of choice. Overall, the questions include those about masks and social distancing, sanitization, and meal planning. If … Read more
Are you newly engaged and just getting started with wedding planning? Use this guide as a checklist for everything you need to consider, from wedding venues and vendors to planning a wedding on a budget. Decide On A Budget Being clear about your budget from the start can make the entire process easier. So, have … Read more
Deciding where to splurge and where to save is the ultimate balancing act when it comes to wedding planning. Should you go all out on reception entertainment, but look for an affordable wedding venue? Should you splurge on a large guest list, but save on catering? Wherever you land on decisions like these, one category … Read more
It’s easy to get so swept up in all of the excitement that surrounds wedding planning that you take your eye off of your budget. According to the WeddingWire Newlywed Report, about half of the couples it surveyed ended up spending more on their weddings than they had planned to. Couples had expected to pay … Read more
If you absolutely adore the festive holiday season, and wait with anticipation for the time when dwellings are decked to the nines with mistletoe and holly, and a feeling of joy blossoms in the air, then it makes perfect sense to get married to the love of your life during the Christmas season. The beauty … Read more
When you first began daydreaming about your special day, you might have envisioned a stunning long-trained dress, or imagined a romantic dance with your lifetime partner. When you actually start planning your wedding and reception, it will probably begin to include more practical details that need to be taken care of to create the wedding … Read more
Are you looking for a venue for your banquet, wedding, party, or meeting? Having trouble finding something out of the ordinary? The Thrasher-Horne Center may be the perfect event venue for you, and here are five reasons why! 1. An Affordable Modern Event Venue The Thrasher-Horne Conference Center is a modern space that provides a … Read more
APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED! The Thrasher-Horne Center is seeking exhibitors for our first ever Clay Bridal Spectacular happening Saturday, June 15th, 10am-3pm in the Thrasher-Horne Conference Center! The Clay Bridal Spectacular will be a mid-size expo featuring the very best in wedding professionals! Beauty (Jewelry, Accessories, Hair, Makeup…etc…) Cake and/or Catering Entertainment (DJ’s, Band, Musicians…etc…) Event Planning … Read more
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