Saying "I Do" In Autumn And Winter In Napa
Saying "I Do" in autumn and winter in Napa
Is your favorite season autumn where the leaves become vibrant and the air has a hint of crispness to it? How about winter? Winter is both a season to cuddle down and a season of family. If you are thinking of saying "I Do" in the cooler months, autumn and winter in Napa may be for you.
Napa is one of the most beautiful and unique places in the world. Nothing compares to lush vineyards as far as the eye can see, idyllic backdrops, and rich character that only Napa can bring.
It isn’t surprising that many brides have set their sights on a Napa wedding.
However, the uniqueness of Napa makes wedding planning difficult unless you have an insider helping you out.
Laws regulating autumn and winter in Napa weddings
The laws in Napa governing where a wedding can be held are tricky. Because a law was passed in 2009 regulating weddings at wineries in Napa, only a handful are able to hold the wedding and reception on premises.
Find out if the place you want to get married at is legally able to preform the wedding on winery land.
Having a wedding planner for autumn and winter in Napa weddings
Napa is tricky enough to navigate wedding wise for locals. Brides planning a destination wedding to Napa will run into even more roadblocks to planning the wedding they want on their budget.
That’s where I come in. Hiring a wedding planner with the relationships, connections and who knows the ins and outs of Napa will be invaluable to you. I’ve spent years cultivating trust and relationships with wedding vendors.
What does this mean for you? This means we won’t run into the normal roadblocks other brides will in Napa. It also means we can create the wedding you want, no matter how different your ideas are.
Not all the wedding venues are online. While there are a lot, I have access to ones you won’t even find out about on the internet.
You don’t want to miss out on the perfect wedding location, right? You can schedule a consultation with me to discuss your ideas here.
Other things to consider when having an autumn or winter wedding in Napa
• Comfort. Make sure your guests are comfortable. When you set the date for your wedding factor in possible weather changes. Guests won’t appreciate being cold while you are getting married.
This does not rule out an outdoor wedding; just make sure you make provisions for outdoor heaters to keep your guests warm in the case of a sudden cold front.
If you are having an outdoor wedding, don’t forget heel covers for the ladies. This will be an addition that your guests will love you for.
• Availability. Make sure your venue is open and available for a wedding during the time you desire.
• Price Increases. Also keep in mind that Napa is subject to pricing changes according to the season. Holiday season often costs more and usually guests see this reflected in their hotel bill.