Our Top 5 Wedding Hacks

Overwhelmed with wedding planning details? Surrounded by stacks of ‘to-do’s? We host over 100 weddings a year, so we’ve seen it all! Here are our top 5 wedding hacks to help make your special day a piece of cake: Get Grateful: Start your ‘thank yous’ early… before you even say ‘I do’! Thank you cards can be a daunting task ...

Your Winter Wedding: 5 Tips

Planning a winter wedding? Here are 5 tips you may not have thought of, from Kendra Gatshcuff, our Wedding and Social Sales Manager: 1. Are your bridesmaids dresses strapless or short-sleeved? Gift your ‘maids a beautiful pashminas or a stole to keep them warm, stylish (and happy) between photos. 2. If you’re planning on having a receiving line, consider hosting ...

Fall Wedding Table Decor

It’s fall! Beautiful backdrops, flickering firelight and deep, rich textured décor… Planning a fall wedding? Kendra Gatschuff, our Wedding and Social Sales Manager, gives us the lowdown on what’s hot for fall 2017. “It’s such a romantic time of year, with so many gorgeous décor elements to choose from,” she says, “Sophisticated, rustic, vintage, glam, eclectic – whatever your style, ...

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 ...