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30 Nov

7 Breathtaking Winter Bridal Gowns

Even though we don’t get frigid temperatures here in the desert, it doesn’t mean you can’t pull off a gorgeous winter wedding. Gather up your whites, ivories, golds, and silvers, and you can create a dreamy winter wonderland wedding. Make it more festive by using traditional “holiday” décor: poinsettias, holly, evergreen, etc. Once you have […]

21 Nov

16 Memorable and Delicious Wedding Favors

To favor or not to favor, that is the question. . . ok, all joking aside, some couples think providing a wedding favor to guests as a “thank you” is important, and some do not. That choice is of course completely up to you. Centuries ago, wedding favors were known by their French name of […]

14 Nov

Holiday Party Theme Inspiration – Book Your Holiday Party NOW!

I know you may think that we here at Venue at the Grove can “only” do weddings. . . well, I am delighted to tell you that we have many other talents up our sleeves! We love to throw a good party, so if you are looking for a location for you holiday party, new […]

13 Nov


In her lifetime, Melissa had only known one true love, her high school sweetheart. This love tragically ended in 1999 when the father of her two beautiful children suddenly passed away in a car accident. Melissa’s son suffered from Asperger’s, Muscular Dystrophy, and Depression and more times than she’d like to admit, her son’s needs […]