How to Plan the Perfect Bridal Shower

How to Plan the Perfect Bridal Shower

Bridal shower planning, like anything wedding-related, can be both fun and stressful.  Who is supposed to do what when it comes to a shower?  Should the couple contribute to bridal shower ideas?  Here are the steps you should take in order to plan the perfect bridal shower, including some tips and tricks. Make a Budget and Stick to It The very first step in bridal shower planning is deciding on a budget for the event.  Traditionally the maid of honor hosts the shower and also pays for it.  Other bridesmaids and close relatives of the couple may also contribute to the bridal party funds.  Don’t assume that you have to […]

Popular 2020 Wedding Trends

Popular 2020 Wedding Trends

2020 has truly been a year unlike any other.  Although many weddings were canceled or postponed due to the pandemic, there were still many marriages celebrated throughout the year.  There were even some wedding trends that started being repeated as the months went on.  Here are some of the most popular 2020 wedding trends. Small and Location Weddings With the coronavirus pandemic sweeping across the country, many people had a downsized version of their wedding ceremony and reception.  Even before the virus hit, smaller guest lists were part of weddings trends 2020.  Many couples are choosing to scale back, having a fun event with their closest friends and family that […]

Holiday Weddings: Do’s and Don’ts

Holiday Weddings: Do’s and Don’ts

If you love the holidays, a Christmas wedding might be the perfect thing for you.  A holiday wedding can be beautiful and fun. On the other hand, a lot can go wrong in an event that is out of season in the traditional sense.  Here are some dos and don’ts for holiday weddings. Do Give Advance Notice If you are planning a Christmas wedding, you should let your guests know in plenty of time so they can make arrangements to attend.  Many people make plans for the holidays well in advance, so be sure to send out save the date cards early.  It is also good to mentally prepare to […]

It’s Almost the Holiday Season: Host Your Next Corporate Event with Us!

It’s Almost the Holiday Season: Host Your Next Corporate Event with Us!

The weather is getting cooler and the days are getting shorter.  Fall is here, and winter is just around the corner.  The holidays will be here before we know it.  With the season comes all the fun things we love like gifts, food, and parties.  If you are in charge in an office setting, you may have a corporate holiday party that you look forward to each December.  Maybe you’ve never had a corporate party before but are considering one this year.  Either way, North Shore Event Center is the perfect location for corporate events. Corporate Events: Dos and Don’ts When it comes to a corporate holiday party, it is […]

Let’s Talk Wedding Food: How to Find the Perfect Vendor

Let’s Talk Wedding Food: How to Find the Perfect Vendor

On your big day, you want everything to be perfect.  This includes the wedding food.  A wedding caterer is one of the key vendors you will need to find for your reception.  Different couples have different wedding food ideas, so decide what you want before you even start looking for caterers.  Here are some more tips on how to find the perfect vendor for the food at your wedding. Budget First Before you even start looking at wedding catering, decide on your budget for food.  Many couples have a vendor budget that they then split up among wedding food, flowers, photography, and other necessities.  There is no one vendor that […]

5 Tips for Choosing the Perfect Wedding Venue

5 Tips for Choosing the Perfect Wedding Venue

When it comes to your big day, you want everything to be perfect.  Wedding venues are a huge part of the wedding experience.  A venue can really make or break the entire event.  Here are five tips for choosing the best place as you search for wedding venues in Michigan. 1. Find out what’s included The best wedding venues are not only beautiful but also functional.  As you look at different places to potentially have your wedding, research what each venue has to offer.  Many locations provide things like tables and chairs for the reception.  Some may even have decorations and other extras bundled in with the price of the […]

4th of July Weddings are Trending — Here’s Why!

4th of July Weddings are Trending — Here’s Why!

Make your wedding day beyond special by starting a new life chapter during a cherished American holiday: The 4th of July. Americans have had the luck to build beautiful childhood memories from this patriotic holiday, usually celebrated with family values of honor and respect. These values, among others, also tend to be the protagonist of wedding vows. In other words, a 4th of July wedding is special because of the representation of the true meaning of both celebrations. A 4th of July wedding is an opportunity to include a national tradition in the celebration of the commitment of love. Here is why you should consider a patriotic date for your […]

Hosting the Perfect Summer Corporate Events

Hosting the Perfect Summer Corporate Events

Corporate events, regardless of motive, are a reflection of your brand — every detail matters. An entertaining party will tell people if your company has the necessary organizational skills to handle yearly events. Hosting a corporate event is a great opportunity to bond with your employees and potential new clients. Corporate events can be used to advertise a product in an informative and entertaining manner. Corporate events are more than fun social gatherings; they represent a business strategy. After all, connections and healthy relationships are the foundations of a successful business. Event planning does not have to become another stressful task. Here are some tips for hosting a flawless corporate event: Choose […]

Why May is Arguably the Best Month to Get Married

Why May is Arguably the Best Month to Get Married

Timing is everything, especially when planning for a wedding. Setting the date, the time leading to materialize the commitment of the love of two individuals, is the first step to start planning a wedding. As the weather starts getting warmer, the wedding season begins. May is a poetic month, is the last extent of spring, which approaches summer and suggests infinite possibilities for a new start. It is a month filled with blooming nature, the upbringing life from the harsh winter. As beautiful as May is, there are countless other reasons why this is the best month to get married. Time also influences secondary choices like dress code, pricing, aesthetics, and […]

5 Great Outdoor Party Ideas for Your Next Big Bash

5 Great Outdoor Party Ideas for Your Next Big Bash

Spring has settled with the groundbreaking vivid colors of nature. The season suggests brighter and warmer days ahead. Perfect to give our spirit into nature, to enjoy the outdoors with our loved ones. What a better way to reconnect with your dearests than with a sweet spring soirée?  Your big bash can turn into a celebration of togetherness, a night to remember. Planning doesn’t need to be stressful. All you need is a budget and plan that fits your expectations. Before you know it, you will be enjoying the last hours of daylight with music, sparkling drinks, comfort food, and great company. Make the best of your bash with the […]