The Main Event
A farm, a post office, a millinery, a chorizo factory, and other converted spaces that make for picturesque party spots.
- Oh, What a Night
Swank local spots to lay your head once the party’s over.
- Ask the Officiant
Alexis Greene on unconvential wedding ceremonies.
Flowers & Centerpieces
Photography & Videos
Music & Dancing
- Hey, Mr. D.J.
What music-industry insiders requested at their own nuptials.
- Ask the Band
The 45 Riots on finding the right band, and more.
- Their Song
Nine brides and grooms reveal the story behind the choice.
- The D.J.-or-Band Debate
It’s a conundrum for the ages. To settle the score, we liquored up two seasoned D.J.’s and two veteran band leaders and let them take it to the mats.
- Eight Other Acts Guaranteed to Pack a Dance Floor
The Dexter Lake Club Band, D.J. Gaza, and more.
Food & Drink
- Playing the Standards
A discerning caterer can reimagine even the most basic of entrées. Here, a few inventive takes on beef, chicken, fish, and veggie dishes.
- Ask the Bartender
Christy Pope on specialty cocktails, full bars, and more.
- Hot ’Tails
Heat up the party with recipes from five local barkeeps.
- The Everything Guide to Kids
How to keep your pint-size guests happy, fed, and under control.
- The Day-of Emergency Kit
How stylist Jacqueline Weppner of Merci New York wards off disasters.
- Ask a Prop Finder
“The trend now is true sophistication. A few years back, it was all sweet and rustic.”
- Beyond Pinterest
Seven apps for registering, tackling seating charts, and color-coordinating your bouquet with the bridesmaids’ dresses.
- The New Etiquette of Same-Sex Weddings
Finally, it’s legal. Experts and recently married (or engaged) couples talk rules.