How To Plan A Small Wedding

Small weddings are becoming increasingly popular among couples, with a focus on creating intimate and meaningful celebrations. Discover the benefits of planning a small wedding and tips on how to make your special day truly unforgettable. Learn how to easily manage the process, from choosing the perfect venue to personalizing your ceremony and reception.

If you’re looking for a picturesque location in Long Island, consider East Wind Long Island for your dream wedding! It is important to note that our minimum wedding count is 100+ Guests. 

Choosing the Perfect Venue

Before planning a wedding, you must first select a venue. The venue you choose sets the tone for your wedding day, from the ambiance to the photos.

East Wind Long Island’s Vineyard

The vineyard at East Wind Long Island provides an enchanting setting for an intimate ceremony. This outdoor venue is filled with beautiful, blooming flowers, lush greenery, and a picture-perfect setting for many couples. Many brides and grooms have agreed this was an ideal location for saying your vows in a tranquil and romantic setting.

East Wind Long Island’s Estate Setting

For a grander feel, consider East Wind Long Island’s Estate Setting. This location offers elegance and intimacy with beautifully manicured lawns and architectural features ideal for unforgettable photographs. The Estate provides you with an intimate setting while maintaining the grandeur of a traditional wedding venue.

Considerations for Small Wedding Venues

Considering the capacity of your chosen venue is important, even when planning for a small wedding. Ensure that your selected venue can comfortably accommodate your guest list. Additionally, consider the ambiance of the venue and how well it aligns with your wedding theme. Check the offered customization options. Can you arrange the space to fit your vision? Can you personalize the decorations, layout, and overall aesthetic?

The venue plays a significant role in shaping the experience for you and your guests on your special day. Take the time to find a location that truly resonates with you to ensure a memorable celebration.

Planning the Ceremony and Reception

The beauty of planning a wedding lies in the freedom to truly tailor the ceremony and reception to reflect the couple’s personalities and tastes.

Personalized Ceremony and Reception Ideas

Consider writing your vows or incorporating a special family ritual into the ceremony. For the reception, opt for a family-style dinner or a buffet with your favorite dishes instead of a formal plated dinner. You can also choose unique music selections that hold personal significance to you.

Coordinating With Vendors for a Small Wedding

Aligning with vendors suitable for intimate celebrations is key. Carefully select your florist, caterer, photographer, and videographer, considering their experience with and offerings for small weddings. They should be able to adapt their services to your vision and not force you into a one-size-fits-all package.

Budget-Friendly Tips for Small Weddings

Managing costs is often a priority for couples planning a small wedding. Luckily, there are several cost-saving strategies you can employ.

Personalizing Your Small Wedding

A modest wedding enables you to incorporate unique touches, giving your celebration an extra layer of intimacy and personalization. From designing your menu to décor elements, East Wind Long Island provides various customization options. Work with our in-house professionals to create the perfect day that reflects your unique style and love story.

Plan Your Wedding With East Wind Long Island

Embracing the concept of a small wedding allows you to create an intimate, meaningful, and memorable celebration. East Wind Long Island offers the ideal setting, packages, and customization options to align with your vision and turn it into reality.

To begin the exciting journey of planning your intimate wedding and to explore the offerings at East Wind Long Island, reach out to us today.

Here’s to a day filled with love, laughter, and the creation of unforgettable memories.