Planning a wedding in the Poconos can be an exciting and memorable experience. With its idyllic setting close to the East Coast, the Poconos are a great destination for couples looking for a picturesque backdrop for their special day. Whether you’re dreaming of a romantic mountain view or a waterfront ceremony, there are plenty of venues to choose from when you are planning a wedding.
Mountaintop Lodge at Lake Naomi is ideal for your wedding, rehearsal dinner, or honeymoon in the Poconos. Read our Vacation Guide to see all the cool things you can explore while visiting our favorite place in Pennsylvania.
4 Tips and Ideas for Planning a Wedding in the Poconos
1: Choose the Right Venue
When planning a wedding in the Poconos, it is important to choose the right venue. The Pocono Mountains offers a variety of scenic views, classy banquet halls, and service that can make your special day unforgettable. Consider factors such as size, budget, and amenities when selecting the perfect venue for your wedding.
Mountaintop Lodge at Lake Naomi offers a 12,000 square-foot lodge complete with a Great Room with seating for up to 40 guests, a garden and deck perfect for a beautiful outdoor affair, and an events coordinator that can help you plan your special day down to the finest details!
2: Take Advantage of Local Vendors
The Poconos area has many local vendors who can provide services for your wedding. From florists to caterers, you can find vendors who offer quality services at competitive prices. Researching local vendors in advance will help you find the best deals and ensure that you get the most out of your wedding budget. Here are a few to help you get started:
- Bloom by Melanie
- Karla’s Garden Studio
- Sweet as Sugar Desserts
- Sonia’s Sweet Inspirations
- Reflections Creative Photography
- Catrina Carlson Photography
3: Plan Ahead
Planning ahead is key when it comes to planning a wedding in the Poconos. Start by setting a budget and timeline for your wedding so that you can make sure everything is taken care of before the big day arrives. Make sure to book venues and vendors early so that they are available on your desired date. Additionally, consider scheduling any necessary appointments or meetings with vendors in advance to ensure everything runs smoothly on your special day.
4: Enjoy Yourself!
Don’t forget to have fun while planning your wedding! Enjoy all the special moments leading up to your big day, from dress shopping to cake tasting. Remember that this is one of the most important days of your life, so take some time to relax and enjoy yourself during this exciting process! There are so many great things to do as a couple or with your groomsmen/bridesmaids such as: going biking in a state park, going on a local food tour, or taking a trip down a zipline.
Stay at the Mountaintop Lodge at Lake Naomi for Your Special Day
No matter what type of venue you choose, you can be sure that planning a wedding in the Poconos will be an unforgettable experience. With its breathtaking scenery and abundance of venues, it’s no wonder why so many couples choose this destination for their big day!
We hope you consider staying at the Mountaintop Lodge at Lake Naomi so we can celebrate alongside you! Whether you are looking to spend a quiet honeymoon or want to plan a weekend wedding getaway, we have everything to ensure your dreams become a reality!
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