Posted on 1/25/2019

The Inside Scoop on How to Plan the Best Finger Lakes Wedding

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The Inside Scoop on How to Plan the Best Finger Lakes Wedding

A wedding is supposed to be one the best days of your life. Why, then, is it so stressful to plan? From finding a venue to securing the vendors, it can seem like an impossible task. It doesn?t have to feel that way! With a little bit of guidance, the perfect venue, and comfortable accommodations, you can make sure that your Finger Lake wedding goes off with a hitch!

If you have out-of-town guests traveling to the Finger Lakes, send them a copy of our free Vacation Guide! They?ll love having some help planning their stay.

The Best Finger Lakes Wedding Venues

The Ginny Lee Cafe

The Ginny Lee Cafe, Wagner Vineyards? on-site restaurant, combines rustic charm with gorgeous views for a wonderful wedding experience. They are open year-round for banquets and receptions, and their outdoor deck is available in the spring, summer, and fall for ceremonies. The Ginny Lee Cafe can accommodate up to 200 guests, so it?s perfect for large weddings. Imagine getting married with a gorgeous view of the vineyards stretching behind you. Plus, they offer some fantastic dining packages and are happy to recommend photographers, florists, and other vendors.

Abandon Brewing

If you?re planning a summer wedding, consider booking one of Abandon Brewing?s charming venues. The first, the Barn House, is almost 200 years old and features a spreading deck that offers gorgeous views of Keuka Lake. The barn is available from May to October from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m., and can accommodate up to 40 people for sit-down dinner. Their Pavilion is perfect for larger parties, as it has a capacity of up to 125 people. It?s available from May to October from 3:00 to 9:00 p.m. and also features views of the lake and the nearby vineyards.

The Cracker Factory

New meets old at The Cracker Factory. This renovated 65,000-foot industrial factory has been transformed into a modern event space. They host weddings in their 6,000-square-foot gallery on the second floor, renovated to emphasize the building?s original charms. It has a capacity of 376 people, is handicap-accessible via elevator, and is supported with a full bar and caterer?s kitchen.

Discover More Wedding Venues

If you?re looking for even more great options, check out our wedding venue page! You can sort the venues by the lake and easily find the exact thing that fits your needs!

Book Your Wedding Accommodations With Finger Lakes Premier Properties

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Picture yourself getting ready for your Finger Lakes wedding in gorgeous, roomy accommodations, surrounded by your wedding party and loved ones. When you book a rental home from Finger Lakes Premier Properties, you can get dressed for the best day of your life in comfort and style.

Browse through our selection of lakeside rentals and fall in love one of our elegant homes. You?ll be able to choose from romantic amenities like fireplaces and hot tubs. We also have a selection of pet-friendly houses, just in case your ring-bearer happens to walk on four legs.

Contact us with any questions and book your home today!

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