Price 
Location 
Guests 
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Description
$ 12000
Nov 2007
Lauderdale Lakes, Florida
110
All inclusive weddings the way to go  more... close row
$ 350
Jul 2007
Charleston, SC
80
Good DJ played what was asked of him  more... close row
$ 12000
Jun 2006
Bensalem, PA
155
All inclusive wedding price  more... close row
$ 4000
Sep 2007
Ashland City, TN
30
Helping sister plan a great wedding  more... close row
$ 30000
Mar 2007
Tucson, AZ
200
Cost estimates for big wedding  more... close row
$ 15000
Feb 2008
Greenwood, IN
200
Total costs for wedding  more... close row

Description of service

There's a long list included in that total figure:

Dress 800

Accessories 200

Wedding site rental 750

Flowers 600

Reception site 1500

Reception food 5000

Band 500

Photographer 900

Cake 500

There were also MANY more small things not included here.


Review of Service

Most of the money spent went towards the the reception. The entire thing went well, but was much more expensive than expected. We started off thinking about spending around $5000. The band, cake and dress were less than we expected, but the church, flowers and photographer were much more. The reception was well worth the money. For the cost, everything was completely taken care of, from decoration of the site to service, to any little things I needed. I didn't like the organist, but that was included in the church rental .


Tips

By far, the best advice I have for someone planning a wedding is to shop around. Don't pick your church for appearance, but get to know the staff first. The bridal show really helped. We were exposed to a lot of different vendors and were able to shop around for what we wanted very quickly. We toured several reception sites and were really confident about our decision. The internet is also a great resource for comparison shopping as well as purchasing things.


$ 7850
Jun 2007
Amarillo, TX
150
Full itemized costs for wedding  more... close row
$ 2000
Feb 2008
Columbus, Ohio
50
This was for the service and cost of my daughter's  more... close row
$ 1500
Jun 2007
Dacula, Ga
125
Complete wedding costs  more... close row
$ 11000
Jun 2006
Arlington, TX
120
Cost for entire wedding  more... close row