It may still be cold outside, but before you know it there will be wedding bells ringing and reception entertainers singing! Our nations capital, Washington D.C. is a wonderful place to have a wedding. One of the best times of year to be in D.C. for an outdoor wedding is in the spring. Cherry Blossoms and blooming gardens make the perfect setting for both the ceremony and reception, and will make your wedding memories last a lifetime.
We want your outdoor D.C. wedding to be as perfect as you do. Here are a few of our favorite venues, event planners, photographers and porta potty rental options to help your dreams become a reality.
Here are some wonderful venues in the Washington D.C. Metro and surrounding areas that would create a perfect outdoor wedding day for the bride and groom.
The Elkridge Furnace Inn, sits on 10 landscaped acres, looking over the Patapsco River. This location makes for a wonderful outdoor wedding, and we personally think that a Don’s Johns Restroom Trailer rental would make the outdoor reception convenient and comfortable. The Elkridge Furnace Inn is a full service facility that includes almost everything that you would ever ask for to have your big day.
The Lodge at Little Seneca Creek – Montgomery County Park spans across 26 acres of wooded parks, making a natural setting for an outdoor wedding. There is plenty of room for tents, portable toilet rentals and recreational activities, with the capacity to accommodate up to 300 people. Seneca Lodge provides ample parking, tables and chairs, as well as a warming kitchen for your caterer of choice.
Brookside Gardens has won awards for being a picturesque location for a garden wedding that you and your guests will never forget. Say your nuptials under a Gazebo, take a walk on the Heart Smart Trail and dance in the gardens with up to 250 of your guests. Brookside gardens provides plenty of parking space, tables and chairs and a warming kitchen for your caterer of choice.
D.C. Event Planners
Some of the best outdoor weddings have taken place in Washington D.C., and we’re sharing a few well known event planning companies that have been there to help produce the special day multiple bride and grooms.
Bash D.C. Is well known for serving people on their outdoor wedding day. Bash offers full and partial planning services to meet each client’s needs and also serves D.C. Destination weddings.
Amy Van Meter Events is a well established event planning company near Washington D.C. that can help you plan your perfect outdoor wedding. Amy Van Meter Events offers full service planning, custom level planning & coordination and DIY planning consultation. Amy also offers discounts for military couples.
Table 6 Productions serves the Washington D.C. wedding mecca with Full and Partial Planning packages, as well as premium packages and more. Table 6 productions helps you plan everything from the venue to the wedding day itself!
D.C. Event Supplies
When you’re planning your outdoor wedding in D.C., it’s important to think about the supplies you’ll need. Here are a few vendors that will be able to deliver!
Select Event Rentals is a event supplier that offers the supplies you need for your outdoor wedding from tables and linens to equipment, furniture and even tents. Contact them for your outdoor wedding needs
Party Rental, Ltd. has been in the event industry for over 35 years and is well known for their wide selection of products for your outdoor wedding. Their showroom in Washington D.C. allows guests to build mock table settings for their events and play with the vast designs and styles of products that they offer.
Great weddings have great food! These Washington D.C. catering companies will make sure that the meals at your wedding taste perfect from the first to the last bite!
As Don’s Johns was named one of America’s Best Restrooms in 2011, Main Event Caterers was awarded as Catering Magazines caterer of the year in 2010. Main Event Caterers fulfills the unique needs of the bride and groom with flawless elegance that will create happiness, and let you relax.
Occasions Caterers has celebrated 25 years in the event catering business, providing menus that have proved themselves, making Occasions caterers a business that many newly-weds have selected and many more nearly-weds look to for serving their catering needs.
Wolfgang Puck Catering is the recipient of many accolades and awards and is also available for your private event. The nationally recognized chef has come to Washington D.C. to create an edible experience that will leave you saving those leftovers for the wedding night at your D.C. hotel!
Want to capture the moments in time that made your wedding day special and unique? Not only will these photographers make your outdoor wedding look nice, they can take some pretty nice angle shots of a portable restroom rental. Check out one of these photographers that can immortalize the wedding moments that you will remember most.
Greg Gibson Photography was voted as one of Washington D.C.’s best wedding photojournalists by the Washingtonian Magazine in 2009. Greg Gibson provides full exclusive packages and associate packages, complete with CD’s, bridal portraits and fine art collections with hundreds of photos.
James Reyes Photography is an Alexandria based Wedding Photographer that offers Wedding Photography in the Washington, DC metro area for couples who seek a contemporary and fun storytelling style for their wedding day. James Reyes takes a a non-traditional, organic approach in capturing your wedding that you will cherish for years to come.
Story Tellers Photography will tell the story of your wedding in a light that will shine brightly in the thoughts and memories of everyone. Story Tellers offers numerous options for blocks of time as well as
many “A la carte” services. They also offer photography with no session fees or sitting fees in their price structure.
After you’ve come back from taking a break at the Restroom Trailer, you’ll most likely be returning to some entertainment at your wedding. These companies will bring you entertainment to carry the energy of your reception well into the night.
NYX Events is well known in the Washington D.C. area when it comes to providing entertainment and more for your wedding. NYX Events provides ideas, music, entertainment, lighting, novelties and more that will make your wedding unforgettable.
Cast of Thousands has won local and international awards for their entertainment productions. Cast of Thousands brings enthusiasm and fresh ideas to each new event with highly trained staff members that will entertain your wedding guests for hours on end.
DC Portable Restrooms
When it comes to Portable Restrooms at your outdoor wedding, there’s only one company that needs mentioning, and that’s one of America’s Best Restrooms, Don’s Johns.
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Don’s Johns has served many outdoor weddings with our superlative selection of porta potties. Depending on your needs and size of your guest list, we can provide any number and variety of portable restroom rentals. If you need a Standard Portable Restroom, we can provide as many as needed. We can also add portable restroom wraps to your porta potties or restroom trailers to perfectly match a garden wedding at one of the venues mentioned above.
The next step up from the standard porta potty rental for your wedding is the VIP Premier flushing porcelain restroom. Enjoy a personal porta potty with every restroom convenience you would have at home. If you want to provide the luxury restroom experience, one of our restroom trailers would serve your wedding with elegance and comfort. A Luxury restroom trailer rental offers everything from Flat Screen TV’s to Family rooms, perfect for the Bridal Party. Baby changing stations are also available if your guests will be bringing young children to your wedding.
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