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So wedding planning is underway, you’ve set a budget but things are really adding up quickly – here is a brief list of items so many couple’s don’t factor into their overall budget. postage wedding stationary (not just invitations) Audio at the ceremony lighting + generators tips + gratuity sales tax + service charges feeding […]
Your wedding ceremony may be all about you and your groom, but let’s be honest–the reception is all about showing your guests a great time. Of course, it should be a celebration to remember, for all of those in attendance, yourself included. But it’s quite possibly just as, if not more important that your guests […]
Ever wonder what kind of questions to ask your caterer besides general food questions? We’ve got you covered today with some frequently asked questions! Questions to ask: What is the ratio of servers to guests? How will the servers be dressed? How is your pricing broken down (e.g. food, bar, cake-cutting, tax, gratuity)? NOTE: Usually tax […]
Here we are again, giving useful tips for catering costs! Are you ready? Catering costs are usually presented as “per-person” charges, sometimes abbreviated in wedding brochures as “pp” after the amount. But be aware—the per-person charge often doesn’t include everything: Tax and the gratuity (sometimes called the “service charge”) might be extra, and there may also be […]
Continuing our catering series (previous post) with a few basic questions to ask potential caterers – – The Basics Do you have my date open? How many weddings do you do per year, and how long have you been in business? Have you done events at my location? TIP: If you haven’t chosen your location yet, ask […]