Planning a wedding can be such a stressful time, but also one of the most exciting times. Especially, if you’ve chosen a Salt Lake Valley wedding! Between the beautiful mountain views, and lush greenery, it’s the perfect spot for your dream wedding day. Salt Lake Valley includes communities just west of the Wasatch Mountains from Salt Lake City to Bluffdale, Utah.
With Salt Lake City being the capital of Utah, there’s tons to do! You can visit Temple Square, Hogle Zoo, Red Butte Botanical Garden, the Utah Capitol Building, and so much more. With so many beautiful mountains surrounding Salt Lake Valley, you are bound to find a perfect location to tie the knot on your special day.
First, Arbor Manor Event Venue & Garden. Arbor Manor has an incredibly large ballroom and an outdoor gazebo to celebrate your I do’s. Arbor Manor has a beautifully draped ceiling perfect for a classic and timeless wedding. Plan your Salt Lake Valley wedding and consider Arbor Manor for your dream day.
Next, Louland Falls is the perfect getaway for the adventurous couple looking for an incredible outdoor venue. Serving brides fromMay through mid-October Louland Falls is the place to be! This beautiful canyon venue offers astounding views of Parley’s Canyon just east of Salt Lake City. In addition, the red rock found throughout the venue is a great touch for any outdoor wedding.
This Is The Place Heritage Park is another great option for any Salt Lake Valley wedding, located right across the street from Hogle Zoo in Salt Lake City. Being in the heart of Salt Lake gives you options for catering, and turning your wedding into a weekend long celebration, with plenty of activities for guests to enjoy. This Is The Place Heritage Park offers 10 different venues. No matter what you are envisioning for your big day, you can find it here. The Garden Place is the largest building on site and is perfect for beautiful indoor photos, and has a great rustic cabin feel on the outside.
Hidden Garden Weddings and Events this beautiful airy venue is the perfect choice for a Salt Lake Valley wedding. Built to feel like a greenhouse, Hidden Garden has a lot of large windows to bring in that natural light that can’t be beat! The warm and cozy feel is perfect for a wedding during any time of year!
Lastly, Pierpont Place. This modern industrial-feel venue is located in downtown Salt Lake City. Pierpont Place is a great choice if you like having the ability to customize the entire venue to fit your overall vibe and wedding theme. Pierpont Place is a modern and chic choice for any Salt Lake Valley wedding.
Next, let’s talk florists. Florals are always a highlight in any wedding! With many talented florists in the area, it was hard to narrow down which businesses I liked best. Here are some highly rated florists in Salt Lake Valley, The Art Floral, Especially For You Your Downtown Florist, Native Flower Company, Brown Floral, and Every Blooming Thing. Any of these florists would provide you with breathtaking florals, and would take care of you on your day.
From professional to oh-so-delicious, Salt Lake Valley has delectable catering options that are sure to make your mouth water! I love the idea of having several food trucks at your wedding to mix up your menu. However, that doesn’t mean the food won’t still be incredible!
For instance, here are some impressive caterers in the Salt Lake Valley, Elizabeth’s Catering, LUX Catering and Events, The Food Truck League, and Angela’s Catering. Having food trucks at your wedding is a fun way to bring the party outside, and keep things casual and light. Plus, they’ll be able to just pack up and drive away at the end of the night, no clean up for you to worry about!
If I were to describe Utah’s Hair and Makeup Artists, I would call them professional artists! The amount of sheer talent these vendors have is out of this world incredible. However, here are a few standouts from the area, that would absolutely kill it on your big day, Versa Artistry, NC Studio Utah Makeup Artist, Kristen Packard Artistry, and Lunatic Fringe Salon.
Next up, officiants. No matter what type of ceremony you would like to have, Utah has it all! From intimate to hilarious, you are sure to find the perfect match for your special day! Here are a few of my recommendations, Utah Wedding Officiants, Simple Nuptials, Linda Radford, Miguel Carrasco, and Stephen Jeffrey Watson.
I would love to capture your special day in the shadows of the mountains! Not only, have I shot over 100 weddings, but we focus on capturing priceless and intimate moments to last a lifetime. With me by your side, gone are the worries of getting the perfect shot, or fixing your hair. I’ll be by your side to lift you up, and make your day as stress-free as possible. Nevertheless, I vow to honor your memories as if they were my own, and respect these moments and give them the spotlight they deserve!