Tis' the season for love and wedding destinations in West Michigan are in Style this season!
Your celebration of love begins …From a rustic lighthouse on the
golden sugar sands of the Great Lakes, to a one-of-a-kind vantage point
of the great outdoors that only West Michigan can bring… there is no
place more beautiful to commemorate your special day.
A Spring wedding can lead you across the
fresh greens of a pristine golf course or perhaps to a shabby-chic
park-like setting. The fresh spring breeze will add to the moment and
West Michigan has the perfect backdrop for spring wedding photos. Blend
green hydrangeas and bold colors to make any floral bouquet stand out.
Current popular color trends for
Spring Weddings are: mint and grass greens, bright and lemon yellows,
mango orange, bubble gum pinks, dried lavender and deep ocean blue.
If you have your heart set on a Summer wedding,
West Michigan is the ideal location for you. With the longest
freshwater shoreline in the world and over 100 lighthouses, Michigan can
create that intimate lakeside wedding that you have been dreaming of.
West Michigan venues set on the beautiful beaches of Lake Michigan and
numerous inland lakes offer breathtaking sunsets.
Current popular color trends: ballerina pink, 5th avenue blue, watermelon, marine blue, and seafoam and mint green.
Fall is West Michigan’s most popular wedding
season! Colors of red, orange, yellow and green are around every
corner. Bring your guests to a vineyard, or one of the tasteful apple
orchards and draw in some of the state apple blossoms for your tables’
focal point. The fresh breeze of West Michigan will enhance the
experience of a fall wedding.
Current popular color trends: thai purple (plum), mango orange, curry yellow and reds, lime and apple greens.
Perhaps Winter is your season. West Michigan
can arrange your picturesque winter wonderland at resorts and venues
that can offer spa services and such activities as skiing and ice
skating. The gentle rolling snow hills can be the flawless framework for
your wedding memories. Incorporate romance and fun with a sleigh ride
Current popular color trends for
Winter Weddings are: fire engine red, blues of all colors, merlot wine,
sterling silver and gold leaf.
Lakeside, countryside or urbanside, YOU choose. West Michigan venues
and decorators are very well versed in settings of all styles. The
current vintage look is on the rise and will match with any of the
seasons. Along with the current trend of vintage, consider classic,
beach, country, and garden park to name a few.
“Love is a Great Beautifier,” quotes Louisa May Alcott. West
Michigan seasons only enhance the endless possibilities for your
Choose your style, Choose your colors, Choose West Michigan as your
To view our favorite West Michigan wedding
destinations, use our wedding destination selector!
Depending on your wedding season, before and after wedding activities may include:
Spring: golf, beach strolls, wine tasting, indoor water play, pampering, salmon fishing
Summer: boating, beach fun, dune climbing, golf, wine tasting
Fall: bike trails, wine tasting, fall harvest festivals, golf
Winter: skiing (cross country or downhill), snowshoeing, sledding and indoor water play
Written in part by Ellery Daniels and
Denise Kohler-Kolesar of Kohler Expos, Inc, producers of three seasonal
bridal shows and an on-line engaged wedding planning connection. Visit www.kohlerexpo.com and www.grbrides.com.