We’re back with another enchanting love story, set against the backdrop of our unique industrial wedding venue, The Haight in Elgin, IL. Join us as we recount the beautiful journey of Hannah and Brett, a couple whose love and celebration left an indelible mark on our historic space.
A Beautiful Catholic Ceremony
Hannah and Brett embarked on their wedding day with a heartwarming ceremony at a Catholic Church, setting the tone for the day’s celebrations. Afterward, the newlyweds, accompanied by their wedding party, created treasured memories with portraits that captured the essence of their love.
Cocktail Hour on Our Outdoor Deck
When Hannah and Brett were looking for reception venues near Chicago, they knew they wanted a venue that brought warmth and could hold up to 200 guests. Our industrial wedding venue fit their needs perfectly, so after their church reception, they headed to The Haight. The perfect weather on their special day allowed Hannah and Brett to kick off their reception with an outdoor cocktail hour, hosted on our beautiful deck. It was an opportunity for guests to soak in the surroundings and enjoy the delightful atmosphere.
To add an extra layer of fun, the couple chose to incorporate our Connect 4 and Bags enhancements, offering their guests some light-hearted entertainment during the cocktail hour and throughout the reception.
Elegant Reception Decor: Classic with a Touch of Romance
For the reception decor, Hannah and Brett embraced a classic theme, using gold chargers and green napkins that added a touch of sophistication to the tables. The tables, adorned with lush greenery, exuded a sense of romance and elegance. To amplify the atmosphere, the couple incorporated our ivy wall and candles, creating an enchanting ambiance that set the stage for the evening’s festivities.
A Grand Reception at Industrial Wedding Venue
Hannah and Brett hosted a grand reception, utilizing the entire upstairs space of our industrial wedding venue to ensure every guest had a seat for dinner. The night unfolded with heartfelt moments and joyous celebrations.
The couple made their entrance, joined by their wedding party, and began with the cake cutting ceremony, featuring a one-tier cake adorned with white flowers and greenery, a testament to simplicity and elegance. The blessing was beautifully delivered by Hannah’s grandmother, a cherished moment that warmed all our hearts.
The evening continued with touching speeches from Hannah’s dad, the maid of honor, and the best man, each adding a unique and personal touch to the celebration. As the sun began to set, Hannah and Brett stole a moment to capture the golden hour’s enchanting light with photos around our industrial wedding venue, capturing memories that will last a lifetime.
Hannah and Brett shared their first dance and danced with their parents, creating cherished moments on the dance floor. The dance floor soon opened to guests, igniting an all-night dance party that radiated happiness and celebration.
Hannah and Brett’s wedding at The Haight in Elgin, IL was an extraordinary celebration of love with plenty of cherished moments. Their classic and romantic style perfectly complemented our industrial venue, and we were honored to be part of their unforgettable day.
If you’re seeking a unique industrial wedding venue near Chicago to create your own love story, we’d be delighted to help you plan the wedding of your dreams at The Haight. Contact us today and let us be a part of your special day!
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PHOTOGRAPHER: FOX & IVORY | VIDEOGRAPHER: FOX & IVORY | FLORALS AND DECOR: TOWN & COUNTRY GARDENS | CATERING: MY CHEF | CAKE & SWEETS: NOTHING BUNDT CAKES | DJ: AMP EVENTS | ALCOHOL: THE BAR | LATE NIGHT FOOD: MY CHEF | EVENT RENTALS: CA’S DECOR AND MORE