When it comes to wedding planning, the venue is one of the most important decisions you will make. It’s where your wedding will take place and it sets the tone for the entire event. So how do you choose the right wedding venue? By asking the right questions!

What Services are Included?

When you’re booking a wedding venue, it’s important to understand what services are included in the rental fee. Some venues will include basic items like tables and chairs, while others may require you to rent these items separately. In addition, some venues will provide staff to help set up and clean up, while others will expect you to do this yourself. Be sure to ask about these details in advance so that you can budget accordingly. Also, be sure to ask about any restrictions on decorating or using certain areas of the venue. By asking these questions upfront, you can avoid any unpleasant surprises on your big day.

Do You Offer Price Packages?

You might be wondering what kind of price packages a wedding venue might offer. The answer is that it depends on the venue. Some venues will offer an all-inclusive package that covers everything from the food to the decorations, while others will allow you to pick and choose which services you want to pay for. Some venues will also offer discounts for booking early or for booking multiple events. In general, the price of a wedding venue will depend on the location, the size of the venue, and the type of services offered. When you’re choosing a wedding venue, be sure to ask about all of the different price options so that you can find the best deal for your budget.

What is the Venue’s Capacity?Outdoor lighting among trees and chairs set out in forest

The last thing you want is for your reception to be held in a space that’s too small and cramped for your guests, or too large and empty. Consideration of the venue’s capacity is important, but also think about the layout of the room. Make sure there will be plenty of space for everyone to move around freely without any obstacles that could cause congestion.

Is There On-Site Parking Available?

If a wedding venue offers on site parking, it’s always a good idea to take advantage of it. This way, you and your guests can avoid the hassle and expense of trying to find parking in a busy area. Plus, on site parking usually means that you won’t have to walk too far to reach your car after the reception. Just be sure to ask about the parking situation in advance so that you can make arrangements for your wedding day.

What are the Food and Beverage Options?Close up of waiter holding a plate of food

As you begin to plan your wedding, you’ll want to start thinking about the food and drink options for your big day. The venue you choose will likely have some recommendations for caterers or restaurants that can provide the food and drink for your event. You may also have the option to bring in your own food and drink, or to have the venue provide only the space for your event with no food or drink service. Choosing the right option for your wedding will depend on a number of factors, including your budget, the number of guests you’re expecting, and the overall style of your wedding. If you’re looking for some recommendations, read on for a few ideas for delicious and memorable wedding food and drink.

Staurolite Has the Answers!

If you’re looking for the perfect wedding venue, look no further than Staurolite Barn! With a variety of price packages and services to choose from, we can accommodate weddings of any size and budget. Plus, our on-site parking and convenient location make it easy for you and your guests to get to the wedding venue. Visit our website or give us a call today for more information!


Staurolite Barn’s indoor and outdoor venue is open during all seasons of the year for you to schedule your event. Curious about what else we can offer in our event space? Have any questions about our space or venue? Contact us today to get all of your questions answered!