The Planterra Conservatory, located near 14 mile and Drake Rd. just outside of Detroit, is one of the most enchanting wedding venues in the world. Dating back to 1973, the Sanders family, known for their chocolate empire, launched their first event greenhouse. In the decades since, Planterra Conservatory became the premiere location for weddings and other events in the Detroit area. If you’ve been Googling “How to plan a Planterra Conservatory wedding,” you have landed on the right blog.
There are a myriad of reasons to plan a wedding at Planterra Conservatory. The luscious outdoor foliage that thrives inside the magnificent venue is just one reason. The amazing staff who work hard to take the stress out of planning is another reason. If you are still looking for the perfect wedding venue, take a look at our top 5 reasons to say ‘I do’ at Planterra Conservatory.
1. All-in-One Venue
When you plan a wedding at Planterra Conservatory, you don’t have to look anywhere else for the reception. In fact, we recommend starting your ceremony shortly before dusk. The natural light in this place is amazing and, if timed right, those post-wedding photos will be perfect during “golden hour,” which is a favorite time among wedding photographers.
After the pictures are out of the way, it’s time to eat, drink, and be married. Also, feel free to dance the night away at the Planterra Conservatory. The romantic, starry sky makes the perfect backdrop for a nighttime reception. If you want to plan a wedding at Planterra Conservatory, you and your guests are in for a beautiful experience.
2. Year Round Options
Do you want an outdoor summer wedding or an indoor winter wedding? If you’re looking to say ‘I do’ at Planterra Conservatory, you won’t be limited by the season. This magnificent greenhouse venue has locations both inside and outside for your perfect wedding day.
Their main indoor season runs from September to May, however, the outdoor venue would be the perfect place for an enchanted forest wedding and is also available. No matter what time of year you want to exchange vows, Planterra Conservatory will exceed your expectations.
3. Planterra Conservatory is THE Destination Venue of Detroit
Not from the Detroit area? No problem. If you want to plan a wedding at Planterra Conservatory, you can do it from anywhere in the world. The venue is known for attracting couples from all over the planet! They usually spend more than just an evening, which makes Planterra Conservatory a perfect venue for a destination wedding.
If you want to see all the attractions and natural beauty that Michigan has to offer, then consider this amazing venue, g and make plans to spend a few days there.
4. VIP Experience
When you decide to say ‘I do’ at Planterra Conservatory, you are really saying ‘I do’ to a VIP experience. Your wedding will be the sole focus of the day. The Planterra Conservatory books one event a day, they provide you and your bridal party with never-ending champagne, and they give access is only granted to you and your guests. Planterra is also the exclusive provider of catering, alcohol service, floral and décor, rental items, and valet service.
The staff is there to make your big day special and they go out of their way to prevent distractions. When you plan a wedding at Planterra Conservatory, rest assured that you will be the main focus.
5. Planterra Conservatory Takes the Stress Out of Planning
Aside from being an amazing wedding venue, Planterra Conservatory comes equipped with wedding planners. Don’t worry, even a little bit. Planterra Conservatory will start with an initial consultation, then a planning and design appointment, a menu tasting, a floral and rental sample appointment, and a final details appointment or phone call before fully executing your wedding.
When you say ‘I do’ at Planterra Conservatory, you get more than just the bells and whistles. The only thing you have to do is choose your wedding gown and bridal accessories. The rest of your special day is left to the capable and wonderful staff at Planterra Conservatory.
Now that you are inspired to plan a wedding at Planterra Conservatory, reserve your private bridal suite at The Wedding Shoppe to find your perfect wedding gown. Planterra Conservatory certainly is a magical botanical garden that can fit almost any wedding theme. For more wedding day ideas, check out our Pinterest page. From start to finish, your wedding planning should be a memorable experience and The Wedding Shoppe is happy to help our brides!
Photo and vendor credits:
Hair + Make-up – Tiffany Elie Makeup Artistry
Models – Corinne + Alicia and Rebecca + Beau
Dresses – The Wedding Shoppe
Suit – Randazzo’s Formal Wear
Place Settings – Event Theory
Invites – Designed with Amore
Photographer – It Clicks Photo