A $15K Wedding – From Riverwest to the Urban Ecology Center

Urban Ecology Center Wedding

This couple spent $15K on their Urban Ecology Center wedding. All photos by Twin Lens Weddings

This couple¬†considers themselves nontraditional so it goes without saying they wanted a nontraditional wedding. The Urban Ecology Center on Milwaukee’s east side fit the bill perfectly. And the bikes helped too ūüôā

For $15K they had some amazing vendors and 160 guests. Read on for the full cost breakdown¬†of this completely awesome Urban Ecology Center wedding. And don’t miss the “note from the bride and groom” below where the couple gives some amazing details on how they pulled it off!
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Cost Breakdown: A $30K Marcus Center Wedding

Marcus Center Wedding

This couple spent $30K on their Marcus Center Wedding. All photos by Happy Gnome Photography

This couple¬†was looking to have a fabulous reception and the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts worked out perfectly. They did a Friday night wedding to help save on costs, and we’d say they did a pretty amazing job!

For $30K they had some amazing vendors and 180 guests. Read on for the full cost breakdown but we’d recommend starting with their wedding video by Orphonic Weddings:
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Married In Milwaukee’s Top 10 Cost Breakdown Articles

Milwaukee Wedding Cost Breakdowns

Married In Milwaukee’s top cost breakdown articles of 2016! Photo by Little Giant Photography

Since we created the Wedding Cost Breakdown back in 2012, we’ve featured 40 amazing weddings. And each time we post one it’s hugely popular with Milwaukee brides and grooms.

Some, however, are more popular and that’s what you’ll find below. Here’s our 10 most popular Cost Breakdowns done in 2016. Enjoy!
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Cost Breakdown: A $55k Turner Hall Ballroom Wedding

Turner Hall Ballroom Wedding

This Turner Hall Ballroom wedding cost $55K. All photos by Little Giant Photography

This couple’s first date was at the amazing Turner Hall Ballroom, so the choice to have their wedding there was easy.

Their goal was to have the biggest party of their lives, but not go into debt doing it. We think they did an awesome job and had their Turner Hall wedding for just under $55,000.
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This Boston Couple Got Married at The Box MKE for $22K

Milwaukee Athletic Club Rooftop Wedding

This couple spent $22K on their wedding at The Box. All photos by Mackenzie Orth Photography

This Boston couple started their relationship in Milwaukee and came back for their wedding – we love that!! This fact drove a lot of their vendor decisions and made them want to create an authentic downtown Milwaukee feel for their big day.

For just under $22,000 they had an awesome wedding at the The Box Milwaukee with all of their venues and hotel in walking distance. We also love that they used MIM Family Member Smoke Shack for delicious BBQ catering!
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Cost Breakdown: A $22K Wedding At Anodyne Coffee Roasters

Anodyne Wedding

This Anodyne wedding cost the couple $22K. All photos by Paper Elephant Photography

A wedding in a coffee shop? Hell yeah, especially when it’s a wedding at Anodyne in Walker’s Point! For just under $22,000 these two coffee-lovers had some great vendors and 150 guests.

We love how they did a separate, very intimate ceremony (12 guests!) in Tosa’s Hoyt Park. Another cool thing – they had food stations customized to their unique backgrounds as well as tons of Wisconsin food to showcase our state to their guests.
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A Fun $21K Wedding at The Box in Downtown Milwaukee

The Box Milwaukee Wedding

We love this casually fun wedding at The Box Milwaukee. Photos: Katelyn Winski Photography & Design

This couple wanted a fun wedding in a convenient, walkable location that showed their love of Milwaukee. We’re happy to say that they did this and did it well.

For just under $21,000 they had an amazing wedding at the The Box Milwaukee with their church and hotel in walking distance. We also love that they did a cocktail reception with food stations to keep the party fun and casual.
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A Kid-Friendly Wedding at the War Memorial for $20K

War Memorial Wedding

This couple spent $20K on their War Memorial Wedding. All photos by Heidi Joy Photography

The War Memorial was the spot of this couples’ first date – so it was the perfect choice for their wedding! They wanted a fun, kid-friendly event and did exactly that.

For just over $20,000 they had an amazing wedding at the War Memorial Center. In addition, they brought in some great vendors to make the whole day come together perfectly.
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Cost Breakdown: A Tented Riverfront Wedding for $31K

A Tented Milwaukee Wedding

This couple spent $31K on their beautiful tented Milwaukee wedding. All photos by Reminisce Studio by Miranda & Adam

This couple had two requirements for their venue: to be unique and fun. They got both of these and more by booking the Canal Street Yacht Club for their wedding reception.

For just over $31,000 they had an amazing tented wedding right on the Menomonee River. In addition, they brought in some amazing vendors to make the whole day come together perfectly.
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A Casually Cool Wedding at Pabst Best Place for $27K

Best Place at Pabst Brewery Wedding

This couple spent just under $27K on their casual Best Place at the Historic Pabst Brewery wedding. All photos by Little Giant Photography

These two beer-lovers from California booked Best Place at the Historic Pabst Brewery site unseen. And they couldn’t be happier.

For just under $27,000 they had a great wedding and utilized several of the spaces at Best Place. In addition, they brought in some amazing vendors to make the whole day rock.
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