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23 May

2019 Arizona Bridal Show!

We are only a few weeks away from one of the biggest bridal events in the Greater Phoenix Area… The Arizona Bridal Show! Cue the excitement because this is one bridal event you won’t want to miss. Of course, the very best part is that Venue at the Grove will be at the bridal show […]

21 Feb

The Importance of Reception Chairs!

Couples often ask us what can they do to really bring out that WOW factor to their big day. From bridesmaids dresses, wedding dresses, place cards to the color of the napkins all of these are so important to the overall design of your wedding day. Over the years, we have learned that are some […]

08 Feb

A Hopeless Romantic’s Guide to Valentine’s Day

Throughout the years, society has influenced this one special holiday as the single most important day of the year to show your significant other that you love them. It’s been common that the flowers, jewelry, chocolate, and dinner dates are traditions for as long as we can remember.

17 Jan

Venue at the Grove’s January Special Open House

Did you find a little something special under that Christmas Tree last year and are you still looking for that perfect, elegant venue to share your love with your family and friends? Well first things first, CONGRATULATIONS! Soak it all in, it goes by fast and you deserve to enjoy every moment of this journey. […]

31 Oct

Inside Advice from our Venue at the Grove Tribe

When you are about to tie the knot, it’s inevitable to get caught up in the process. We asked our Venue at the Grove Tribe for their best advice for our future couples and their guidance was so spot on! We recommend reading their words of wisdom and remembering it when your wedding bells ring! […]

26 Sep

Wedding Day ‘Forget Me Nots’

Planning your wedding can be hectic, so it is important to choose an experienced team. To make planning easier on our couples, we have sat down and collected the most commonly missed items. Photography By: Ryan Nicole Photography Sparklers: Who doesn’t love a special exit?! We sure do! Although everyone plans on ending their night […]

20 Aug

Create your Wedding to be Instagrammable and Unforgettable

It’s safe to say that everyone is looking to stand out when it comes to their wedding day. You want your wedding to be the wedding, the one that tops the rest, the one where you are a celebrity!  Let’s be honest, nothing is better than seeing your loved ones enjoying themselves, your personalized hashtag […]

30 Jun

4 Reasons You Shoud Consider First Look Photos

Traditionally there is a lot of superstition surrounding the bride and groom seeing each other before their wedding ceremony. Most of this comes from a time when arranged marriages were common. However, times have changed, and many couples are opting to take “first look” photos prior to their ceremony. What are “first look” photos? They […]

21 Jun

Top 5 Things Wedding Guests Care About {And 5 Things They Don’t}

I don’t want my wedding guests to have any fun at our wedding. . . said NO bride and groom EVER! From the moment you start planning your wedding, your guests enjoyment will be part of your decision making process. If you are in the beginning stages of your planning, this post is for you. […]

31 May

5 Ways To Keep It Cool

Let’s face it. . . Arizona is hot. . . and pretty much any day from May – September is going to be toasty. Luckily, most of us “Phoenicians” are used to it and embrace it, but you may have out of town guests that may sing a different tune. Luckily, our picturesque venue in […]