Weddings: Getting High Tech

Have you been to weddings recently where technology has played a large part? Are you planning your wedding? Well, if you’re planning to incorporate technology into your special day, here are some suggestions for how you can make that happen: Full Stream Ahead: Sometimes it’s hard for guests to travel the distance for your wedding, but technology can make the world ...

Weddings: What’s Hot for 2017?

It’s wedding season! Are you choosing colours, deciding on themes, finalizing guest lists? Amid all that planning, have you wondered about this year’s trends? Well, whether you want to be on trend or want to head in the other direction, here’s the lowdown on what’s hot for 2017’s wedding scene:* Blushing Bride: From flowers to table settings to bridesmaid dresses, ...

April: What’s Happening

Spring is officially here and that means the arrival of warmer weather, longer days and some exciting events at the resort! Getting ready to plan your April? Here’s just some of the fun we’ve got planned for this month: Funny Business: It’s laugh-a-minute fun at our Yuk Yuk’s Comedy Night on April 7th, including a sit-down dinner, an opening act ...

Just Got Engaged? 5 Things You Need To Know

Well, you’ve met ‘the one,’ fallen in love, have gotten engaged, and want to start planning your special day… but where to start? “Planning a wedding is such a special time, but can definitely seem overwhelming at the beginning. Start with the basics and build on that,” advises Kendra Gatschuff, Wedding and Social Sales Manager at Hockley Valley Resort. Here’s ...

Fall Weddings: Are You On Trend?

Are fall weddings on your mind? Whether you’re still in the planning stages or your big day is almost here, we’ve taken note of some of the hottest trends! “With the change in seasons comes an exciting shift in themes, colours and ambiance,” says Kendra Gatschuff, our Wedding and Social Sales Manager. If you’re looking to incorporate some fall favourites ...

Wedding Favours: The DIY Approach

Wedding themes come and go, but it looks like the rustic, homemade feel is here to stay. Along with burlap, lace and mason jars, giving out unique wedding favours can be a creative DIY way to keep with your theme. “Couples are often going for a rustic or country feel to their big day, and homemade - not to mention ...

Wedding Centrepieces: Flower Power or Green Thumb?

Are you planning your wedding? Have you thought about your centrepieces? Bridal centrepieces are a huge reception focal point; often they’re an extension of your colour choices, style and theme. Floral centrepieces are timeless, of course, but there’s another trend emerging… “So many separate elements tie into the search for the perfect centrepiece: seasonality, colour, size, cost," explains Christine Lawson, ...