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When it comes to how to choose a wedding venue, the options can easily overwhelm even the most principled engaged couple. Scroll down to your sign for a little help in the right direction.
Find out how to choose a wedding venue based on your zodiac sign.
Aries: Sparse industrial venues you can completely personalize.
Like your fiery planetary ruler, Mars, you have the spirit and energy to burn down and rebuild a new world with every project you tackle. A plug-and-play wedding venue isn’t your bag, Aries. You enjoy, and need, a hearty project to sink your creative teeth into. Loft, warehouse and other industrial venues are perfect for you to flex your decorative muscle within their sparse stylings.
Taurus: Sensible but chic historic home wedding venues.
Sturdy and grounded to your core (you are an earth sign, after all), a Taurus cannot stomach anything that lacks beauty and sophistication. For a Taurus, how to choose a wedding venue is made less difficult by historic home wedding venues. These stately homes appeal to your sense of classical beauty, but are also incredibly practical and large enough for your ginormous fan club, err, guest list.
Gemini: Far-flung beach venues to feed your wanderlust.
You love to travel and learning a third, fourth or fifth language is always on your agenda, Gemini. As the patron deities of travelers in Roman mythology, it only makes sense that Geminis head to a far-off beach wedding venue for their nuptials.
Cancer: Calming and serene boat or yacht wedding venues.
Like the tides, your emotions are prone to major ups and downs, Cancer. You know this isn’t a bad thing; it’s just the result of your super-tuned-in feelings radar that reacts to the currents around you. Keep your vibes high and your emotions even with a relaxing ride on a boat or yacht wedding venue. Not only are you at home in water, but the all-inclusive nature of these venues are just what your anxiety ordered.
Leo: A celebrity home or converted theater to match your level of extra.
You may have been born a few decades too late to live your true best life as Elizabeth Taylor’s BFF, but renting a Palm Springs celebrity home as your wedding venue will get you pretty close. If you’re more of a Broadway thespian, look no further than your local theater-cum-wedding venue for serious inspo.
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Virgo: Lush, earthy nature lovers’ wedding venues.
Earth mother, Virgo, you appreciate nothing more than the beauty of the trees and open space to gaze wistfully. These outdoor wedding venues for nature lovers are perfect for you to commune with your first love, nature, on your big day.
Libra: Science or history museum wedding venues for your never-ending curiosity.
Born under the scales and the airiest of air signs, you’re on a constant quest for more information, Libra. Feed your desire to understand all the things with a sophisticated museum venue. While you can certainly go for an art museum or restored home, what will really appeal to your Libran sense of intellectual curiosity is a science or history museum venue.
Scorpio: Intimate and impossibly chic restaurant wedding venues.
If you know a Scorpio well, consider yourself lucky. If you are a Scorpio, you know those born under this constellation are notoriously private people with an airtight circle of friends and family. Trimming the guest list is never a problem for you, Scorpio, so how to choose a wedding venue that will treat your close-knit crew to a five-star experience? Look no further than a trendy restaurant venue.
Sagittarius: Gorgeous outdoor views with room to camp and hike.
Being the adrenaline junky you are, Sagittarius, you’ll want to plan not so much a wedding, but a weekend-long adventure for your pals. Resort communities with gorgeous views and lots to do, like Lake Tahoe wedding venues are where it’s at for your wild heart.
Capricorn: Majestic mountain views at national park wedding venues.
Life for you is one long and challenging task to be solved, Capricorn. While you may pin romantic indoor venues, your heart of hearts knows you’re most at home in more rugged terrain. Gorgeous mountain wedding venues are perfect for your inner goat — plenty of space to roam and feel the earth under your feet.
Aquarius: Planetarium or skyscraper loft to keep your head in the clouds.
You’re a dreamer, Aquarius, and there’s no better place to pull inspiration than from the clouds and the starry skies. Check out museum wedding venues that also have planetariums for sweet nuptials under the constellations, or get up high with a loft venue.
Pisces: Romantic and feminine garden wedding venues.
How to choose a wedding venue if you’re a Pisces? Head to the place with the most colorful vegetation and most romantic ambiance. Blushing garden wedding venues are perfect for your inner (and outer…) romantic, Pisces. Not to mention the abundance of antique water fountains in gardens puts you in close proximity to your water element.