Matthies Hall Blog
The most popular wedding date for 2020 is October 10, 2020. And, in Windsor, Connecticut, the average high temperature for that day is 64 degrees – does it get any more perfect than that? Pumpkins, mums, rustling leaves, corn shocks, bales of hay, jewel-toned dresses, maybe a hint of velvet? Matthies Hall at the Oliver … Continue reading The Most Popular Wedding Date is Coming Up – Are you Ready?
Caught up in a venue cancellation or evaluating a more cost effective alternative? A popup wedding may be the best solution. So, you need to find a location! The grounds of the Oliver Ellsworth Homestead may be ideal, with lots of lawn, mature trees, unique history, easy access, and photo ops galore. Whatever your creative … Continue reading Considering a PopUp Wedding?
Listen to this podcast from ‘Be Engaged & Inspired’ while you are jogging, doing laundry or whatever. It’s a great overview of the features and benefits of holding your wedding at Matthies Hall at the Oliver Ellsworth Homestead. We have dates available for later this year, and are booking 2021. Contact us for more information: … Continue reading While You’re Jogging or Doing Laundry . . .
Most couples are choosing to postpone their wedding in this topsy-turvey time, not to cancel. Read this short article about wedding postponements, cancellations, and what most couples are doing. Misery truly does love company! WeddingPro has gathered some helpful and intriguing information – check it out.
Or, How Not to Annoy Your Friends and Family at Your Wedding “Where is the wedding party, any way? Why am I standing out here in the sun for 45 minutes waiting for them to show up?” “Why is the buffet line so long? Didn’t someone think about 100 people all trying to get their … Continue reading How to Avoid Those Wedding Bloopers
On October 10, 1886 the first tuxedo was worn. Why are we sharing this historical fact with you? Believe it or not, our historical homestead is available for one lucky couple to snag 10/10/20 for a truly memorable wedding. Fall is a gorgeous times of the year, and our outdoor ceremony location looks breathtaking in … Continue reading Fall Weddings
Sometimes we want to acknowledge the friends and organizations who have helped us launch our events at Matthies Hall. One of these is Jason DiBella, owner of Dom’s Broad Street Eatery in Windsor. Jason and his catering business get consistently high marks from his clients and from us at the Homestead. Great food, easy to … Continue reading Dom's Broad Street Eatery
Did you say ‘yes’ to your Valentine on the 14th? If so, Matthies Hall at the Oliver Ellsworth Homestead may be the perfect place for your wedding and reception! Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for pricing packages and Valentine’s Day specials!
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