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Please enjoy our blog. We will be updating this blog periodically with stories, tips, fun facts, and photos from real weddings of couples from Boston, the South Shore, Cape Cod, all of Massachusetts, and Rhode Island. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us. If you would like to see the Canoe Club Ballroom in person, please set up a private tour.

Wednesday, March 29 2017

You’ve planned every last detail for your upcoming wedding, now it’s time to plan that fabulous honeymoon! There are endless options when choosing a honeymoon destination.  Some want a quiet beach vacation; others a wild adventure! Today we have gathered some fun honeymoon ideas for you to consider! 


Beach Escape

Relaxation at its best, after planning your picture perfect wedding, a quiet beach vacation can be the best place to relax! Many couples like to go to the tried and true resorts of Mexico & Hawaii.


Adventure Seekers

For adventure-loving couples, the truly difficult part is deciding what challenge to take! Try zip lining through the rainforest in Costa Rica!


Old World Charm

Europe is full of entrancing countryside’s and stunning castles, no wonder it’s a popular destination for honeymoons. Classic romantic cities like Paris, Rome, Florence and Venice are within train rides to one another.


Wine Country

Wine loving couples can spend their days touring the most famous and picturesque wineries to kick off their marriage! Sonoma Valley and Napa Valley are the most revered wineries located in the US.


Road Trip

Honeymooners can rent an RV that has a bathroom, a bed, and a kitchenette or opt for a car and take the road trip hotel route.  Costal California is full of scenery and has excellent food and attractions!


Let’s Cruise

Cruises have everything that the newly married couple would want or need on their honeymoon! A cruise always has excellent food, entertainment and accommodations!


 Don’t forget to call the Canoe Club Ballroom for a Tour & Bridal Appointment! 

Posted by: Laura Mentink Assistant Event Coordinator AT 12:21 pm   |  Permalink   |  Email
Wednesday, March 22 2017

Planning a wedding can be overwhelming, there is no denying that! Once you have the main decisions taken care of, you can now focus your time on the little details! Incorporating fun, creative elements will make your special day that much more speical! 


Aisle Decor 

Tie satin ribbons on chairs for an elegant look! 


Table Numbers 

Choose fun table numbers that match the look of the wedding!


Cockatil Napkins 

Personalize your cocktail napkins to add a dash of pizazz!



Sequin tablecloths are a quick and affordable upgrade to give your reception a luxe look!


Pinspot Lighting

Use pinspotting to illuminate those pretty floral arrangements!



Create a clever sign to encourage your guests to snap and post the night away!


Bathroom Basket 

Put his and hers amenity baskets in the bathrooms in case guests need anything throughout the night!


Wedding Exit 

Sparklers have a big wow factor — and make for amazing photos!


Don’t forget to call the Canoe Club Ballroom for a Tour and Bridal Appointment!!

Posted by: Laura Mentink Assistant Event Coordinator AT 10:50 am   |  Permalink   |  Email
Wednesday, March 15 2017

Congratulations on your engagement!! Now that you’ve made your official announcement, the fun really begins! We have gathered some fantastic themes for your upcoming engagement party!!


Vineyard Tasting

Try adding crudité, cheese displays and a selection of hors d’oeuvres to pair with the wine selection! 


Boat Cruise

Everyone will enjoy the cityscapes with the spectacular landmarks! Plan an exciting sunset and champagne sail!



This theme is classic, fun, and all American. Dress up the standard BBQ with cloth linens and mason jars used for beverages!


Beach Clambake

Setup chairs right on the beach, later when the sun goes down lay out pillows and blankets. Treat your guests to a bonfire and s’mores!



Use tropical colors for the color scheme, think pink yellow and orange. Use pineapple and palm tree leaves for a chic look! Oh, and don’t forget the leis!!


Don’t forget to call the Canoe Club Ballroom for a Tour and Bridal Appointment!!

Posted by: Laura Mentink Assistant Event Coordinator AT 12:22 pm   |  Permalink   |  Email
Wednesday, March 08 2017

Wedding centerpieces are a great way to add a personalized touch to your special day! From low lush blooms, to high elegant showstoppersToday we are sharing our top picks for wedding centerpieces that you will absolutely fall in love with

Floral arrangements are the most traditional to choose from, a must try for any classically styled affair! 

A vintage lantern adorned with beautiful blooms is sure to impress! 

A simple, elegant and easy glass centerpiece can make a dramatic statement! 

The use of natural elements can create a stunning centerpiece! 

Don't Forget to call the Canoe Club Ballroom for a Tour & Bridal Appointment! 

Posted by: Laura Mentink Assistant Event Coordinator AT 12:20 pm   |  Permalink   |  Email
Wednesday, March 01 2017

Ahh Springtime! It’s right around the corner, 18 days to be exact…but who’s counting! Spring ushers in the fresh air, warmer weather, and flowers blooming. Which is why there is no surprise that spring is the kick off to the wedding season! Here are some fabulous wedding ideas for the upcoming season! 


Bridal Attire
A tea length or midi length bridal gown is a charming choice for a springtime wedding!


Grooms Attire 
Opt for a lightweight seersucker suit for the groom, it’s a great choice for the spring season! 


Lovely Bridesmaids 
Choose a color palette of soft neutrals for your bridesmaids, top off their look with a floral crown. 


Bridal Bouquet
A fresh color palette of spring blooms is a great way to add a pop of color! 



Reception Décor
RTr sweet arrangement for your entry table to welcome your guests! 


A bright centerpiece of spring blooms are perfectly paired in a brass pedestal! 


Don't forget to call the Canoe Club Ballroom for a Tour & Bridal Appointment!

Posted by: Laura Mentink Assistant Event Coordinator AT 12:25 pm   |  Permalink   |  Email


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