Weddings

Love is Love - Macon Experiences offers wedding services for all. We have partnered with Willow Cottage Weddings and Le Petite Miriage to provide weddings of any size from couple-only elopements to full wedding planning. Our love of love and our love of Macon gives us the unique perspective to help you plan the perfect wedding for you.

Elopements - Le Petit Miriage

 

Along with Le Petit Mariage we offer several packages for your small ceremony. We have officiants that are secular and religious and can accommodate ceremonies in English, Spanish and Portuguese.

  • $100 - Simple Ceremony - religious & secular, our officiant will meet you at our chapel and perform a simple ceremony, sign your marriage license and return it to the court.

  • $250 - 1 Hour Time Limit. Includes: Decorated space for Couple and 6 or fewer Guests  (During Covid Restrictions) Officiant - Religious or non-religious ceremony Photos – Minimum of 3-5 digital photos taken by Officiant after the service

  • $300 - Public Space or Private home Ceremony. Our officiant will meet you within a 50-mile radius of Macon for a private elopement at your location of choice.

Micro-Weddings - starting at $1675.00

A micro wedding allows for you to be surrounded by the people you love and gives you the space to enjoy each other at this exciting time while keeping the cost and stress to a minimum. 3 hours set-up to clean up.

  • Invite up to 20 of your closet friends and family

  • Wedding Officiant and customized ceremony

  • Personalized assistance in planning your event, including a ceremony coordinator

  • Your choice of ceremony and reception locations - local park or your private location (includes park rental fee)

  • Flowers to adorn the couple - 1 bouquet, 1 boutonniere

  • An elegant wedding cake from one of the area’s best bakers. Simple elegant disposable cutlery

  • Champagne Toast - 2 Crystal Flutes for the couple

  • Photographer for the Ceremony (includes 30 digital images)

  • Sound System for music during ceremony and reception

Day of Coordination - starting at $1800.00

We recommend this package for couples that have their day perfectly planned but would like professional assistance with final preparation, wedding rehearsal, and execution on the wedding day.

  • 4-6 weeks of wedding planning preparation

  • One final wedding planning meeting

  • One on-site walkthrough with the couple

  • Availability via phone & e-mail throughout the entire planning process

  • Review of all vendor contracts

  • Vendor contact & coordination prior to the event

  • Up to 10 hours of on-site management

  • Customized timeline for vendors and wedding party

  • Supervision of event set-up

  • Coordination of Reception Activities - ensure the event flows according to the timeline

  • Organize wedding rehearsal

  • Orchestration of wedding ceremony

  • Management & coordination of wedding reception

  • Distribution of vendor gratuities

  • Oversee placement/collection of personal items & gifts

Full Wedding Coordination
please call to set up a complimentary consultation

 

Development of Wedding Theme & Design

 

Available for prospective venue visits, planning meetings, vendor appointments, dress fittings, etc.

Venue recommendations & tour scheduling

Assistance in choosing vendor team for the wedding day, attendance at all vendor meetings as well as contract assistance. Serve as the main point of contact for vendors throughout the entire planning process.

  • Décor and Design

  • Photographer

  • Videographer

  • Catering

  • Wedding Cake

  • Entertainment

  • Hair & Make-up

  • Rentals

Budget development & expense tracking

RSVP and guest list management

Secure guest hotel room blocks

Coordination of bride/groom and bridal party transportation

Planner plus an assistant are present for up to 10 hours of on-site management on the day of the event

BURKE MANSION
up to 50 guests

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Burke Mansion, built-in 1887 by T.C. Burke, known as the “Merchant Prince” is listed on The National Historic Register. Said to be one of the finest examples of Queen Anne Victorian Architecture in the country. Located in the heart of the Historic Intown District, it is available for one-of-a-kind stays and special events with lavish public rooms and distinctive suites.

 

From micro-weddings to full-day wedding events, call Macon Experiences to inquire about pricing, inclusions, and how we can make your small wedding at the Burke Mansion a fulfilling and elegant event.