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abc Banquet License in Virginia?
Laurel, on March 16, 2022 at 3:14 PM

Anyone applied for a ABC Banquet license in Virginia recently? If so, how long did it take to get approved? I'm getting nervous we won't get ours in time!! Applied today 3/16/22 for a wedding 5/29/22...

Dre, Apr 28, 2022 1 32
Help finding restroom trailers / luxury porta potties
Nicole, on March 24, 2022 at 10:31 AM

Hello looking to see if anyone has any suggestions for a rental company that rents luxury Porta potty‘s or restroom trailers in the area of Suffolk Virginia. Our wedding is outside and and the total...

Nicole, Apr 1, 2022 2 23
Engagement photo hair and make up
Emily, on February 20, 2022 at 3:27 PM

My engagement photos are going to be in Jamestown on March 20th. I am interested in getting recommendations for someone to do hair and make up. Something pretty simple. I will have day old hair and I...

Lynnie, Feb 22, 2022 1 25
Make up artist
Ashlyn, on January 10, 2022 at 5:24 PM

Looking for a make up artist in Virginia. Wedding date: September 24, 2022

Lynnie, Jan 11, 2022 1 21
Baby shower venue Northern Virginia
Courtney, on January 4, 2022 at 10:33 PM

Hello! In need of help because I'm running out of options. I'm looking for a not TOO expensive party venue in the DMV area (DC, Maryland, Northern Virginia) to have a baby shower for about 50-75...

Courtney, Jan 4, 2022 101
Cherie, on December 5, 2021 at 7:17 PM

I’m looking for an officiant to marry me and my fiancé

Lisa, Dec 7, 2021 7 63
Wedding decorations and attire
Amber, on November 19, 2021 at 8:20 PM

Hey is there any plus size brides in Virginia that can help me find a good bridal salon that carry my size What is a good store or website that I can buy wedding decorations for an affordable price

Amber, Nov 22, 2021 2 33
Wedding Hair Vendor Recommendation
Kaila, on November 14, 2021 at 3:12 AM

Hi everyone! I know there are hair vendors on here that I can look at but in the hopes of possibly speeding up the search, has anyone worked with a hairstylist or know a hairstylist that does viking...

Lynnie, Nov 15, 2021 1 13
757 Name Dropping Post
Deidra, on October 6, 2021 at 8:47 PM

Just got married Sept 19 & would like to drop some names, places & services, some of which aren't on WeddingWire (yet?). Venue: The Smithfield Center (Ask for Courtney) (757) 356-9939 - had my...

Deidra, Oct 15, 2021 5 101 1
Vendor Budgets
Alyssa, on October 7, 2021 at 6:26 PM

Hi Everyone! Can you all tell me how much is reasonable in your opinion for each type of vendor? I really want to stay within budget and not go over, but I know this is difficult for the most of us. 😅...

Lynnie, Oct 8, 2021 1 35
Marriage license
Emily, on August 29, 2021 at 7:01 AM

My fiance had I live in FL but are getting married in VA on October 23...what do we need to do as far as getting our marriage license? How long of a trip do we need to make to VA? How far in advance?...

Haley, Sep 20, 2021 3 76
Lowkey low budget wedding
Comisha, on September 6, 2021 at 12:02 PM

Hi! I am recently engaged and having a hard time finding a place to get married on a low budget. We are trying to spend less than 5k on everything- food, venue, etc. Neither my fiancé nor I drink nor...

Katie, Sep 6, 2021 4 137
Asian Wedding Makeup Artist in va
Sunny, on November 4, 2019 at 11:02 AM

Hello, I'm looking for an asian makeup artist (korean bride and korean/chinese bridal party) in the Virginia/Roanoke area. I'm a California native and starting to feel lost because it seems like there...

Lunadeathstryke, Aug 14, 2021 7 675 2
Post-wedding day party location near Charlottesville
Molly, on June 15, 2021 at 4:42 PM

Welp just when you think you've planned everything, something falls through! We are getting married July 16, 2021 just outside of Charlottesville (Gordonsville, VA area -the Market at Grelen) and...

Molly, Jun 17, 2021 3 93
Wedding videographer in va
RY, on January 16, 2021 at 5:57 AM

Hello, I will be getting married on 09.25.21 in Fredericksburg, VA and originally we haven't planned out hiring a videographer for our wedding. Because we didn't include in our budget, we are...

Arielle, Jun 15, 2021 4 68
Has anyone been married by a friend in Va?
Sarah, on June 7, 2021 at 2:54 PM

TL;DR: has anyone successfully been married by a friend in Virginia? If so, which county allowed them to register as an officiant? Full story: We want our dear friend to marry us. He’s ordained and...

Grace, Jun 9, 2021 4 68
Virginia Alcohol Help!
Kate, on June 7, 2021 at 1:32 PM

Hi all! I’m from MD but getting married in Leesburg, VA in October. I just realized that alcohol has to be bought in VA for ABC license compliance and I’m having a really hard time finding a place...

Grace, Jun 9, 2021 3 151
Help! Virginia Beach wedding!
Brianna, on June 1, 2021 at 1:32 PM

Okay I'm still up in the air on what I need to do but I am trying to find the cheapest way of having a small wedding. An elopement even but with our parents and siblings! I want my wedding on the...

Lynnie, Jun 3, 2021 1 23
Transportation help!
Kaitlyn, on May 17, 2021 at 2:08 PM

I'm looking for transportation services in the Newport News, VA area. We are estimating to have 100-120 people. Our venue is close to where we will be doing our hotel block and therefore I am not...

Kaitlyn, May 18, 2021 5 47
Leesburg Rehearsal/welcome Reception Venue?
Lynne, on April 18, 2021 at 11:11 PM

Anyone from the northern Virginia area?! Our welcome party venue cancelled on us and we are feeling defeated! It would be for around 70-80 people. Everywhere is so small due to historic buildings. Any...

Gina, Apr 29, 2021 2 104
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