12 Must See Films at the 2017 MKE Film Fest

MKE Film Fest 2017We really only write wedding related articles, with the exception of the Milwaukee Film Fest. It’s one of our favorite times of the year!

Not only are there hundreds of amazing films being screened over the span of 2 weeks (Sept. 28 – Oct. 12), but there are panel talks about films and community issues, launch parties and after parties and live music every night of the week at The Jazz Estate.

Here are our film picks, but be sure to check out www.mkefilm.org for more info and clear your schedule for the entire Film Fest! [Read more…]

First Look: The View at Evolution – A Stunning Rooftop Venue

The View at Evolution Wedding

The View at Evolution is an amazing rooftop venue in Downtown Milwaukee. Photo by Little Giant Photography

It doesn’t get much better than an amazing rooftop venue in Downtown Milwaukee. And this is exactly what The View at Evolution offers.

This new rooftop venue, which opened in September 2016, has an amazing indoor/outdoor space, light-drenching skylights and windows, with a full bar inside and spectacular city views outside.
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13 Films We are Going to See at 2016’s Milwaukee Film Festival

2016 Milwaukee Film Festival

The 2016 Milwaukee Film Festival runs through Sept 22 – Oct. 6. So many films to see!

So you may be wondering why we are publishing an article about our picks for the Milwaukee Film Festival. Well… it’s because we are a wedding blog that loves our awesome City. We are honored to be a Community Partner for the MFF!
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Facebook Puts Milwaukee in Top 10 Cities for Getting Engaged

Milwaukee Art MuseumHere at MarriedInMilwaukee.com we love social media – and apparently newly-engaged Milwaukee couples love it too. According to this Mashable article, Milwaukee is in the top 10 cities for getting engaged. The data comes from analyzing 29 million Facebook status updates for phrases related to “engagement” and mapping them to the users’ locations.

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MarriedInMilwaukee 2.0

Happy 2012! With a new year brings a new MarriedInMilwaukee.com. Did the holidays bring you the special gift of becoming an engaged couple? We are here to help. Our goal is to connect couples with local Milwaukee wedding vendors and give you the inspiration needed to plan the wedding of your dreams!

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Top 5 Wedding Reception Favors for your Milwaukee Wedding

As a Milwaukee bride who wants the most out of her wedding, you’ve probably thought of just about everything . However, one thing that is often over looked is the wedding reception favors – you know, the little gifts you give your guests at their table. We’ll don’t worry – here is MarriedInMilwaukee.com’s list of the top 5 wedding reception favors that are sure to be a hit at your wedding:

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Trunk Shows and Wedding Dresses

“Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue” So goes the saying for weddings. But no, trunk shows are not about digging for old and musty wedding dresses in your grandma’s trunk, no matter how budget-friendly and family-friendly that can be.

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Festive Food Presentation For Weddings

Milwaukee Weddings used to be much simpler affairs. Often after the ceremony, the assembled guests would gather in the church basement to eat cake and sip Champagne, and then they would be on their way. Those simple times are long gone, though, and now brides and grooms want to serve food that will delight and impress their guests.

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Wedding Dresses For Less

Your wedding gown is arguably the most important garment purchase in your lifetime. No other dress comes with more anticipation – and will be more photographed – than this one. But that doesn’t mean you have to spend like royalty to look like a princess on yourMilwaukee wedding day. With our smart strategies, you can still walk down the aisle feeling like a million bucks (without having to spend just that).

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Tips on Choosing a Wedding Date

After a couple becomes engaged, one of the first things that they want to do is set a wedding date. This can be easier said than done, because of all the factors that must be taken into consideration. There are some times the year that you might prefer over others, especially for Milwaukee weddings, and certain dates that are definitely off limits.

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