Spring is right around the corner, and that means it’s time for weddings. Are you thinking about having a wedding in your backyard? With the breathtaking Colorado mountains as a backdrop to your big day, it is a great option. There are several things that need to be kept in mind such as weather, any city permits needed, parking for your guests, the space you have in the backyard, lighting, and reception details. Planning a wedding can be overwhelming, but there are several companies in Denver that can assist you with your special day.

The Mood:

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Alpine Edge Landscape is a locally owned company that specializes in landscape lighting, event lighting, and holiday lighting. They have several ideas for the happy couple including deck, patio or garden lighting, pathway lighting, recessed brick lighting, and underwater lighting, including fiber optics, accent lighting, and ambient lighting. Their lighting effects can be provided temporarily for your wedding day, and they have a portfolio available for you to see the many options.

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The Memories:

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An experienced wedding photographer is a must. You will want to make sure you find someone who knows how to capture your special day on film. Fort Collins based Lee Robinson Photography could be just what you are looking for and is willing to travel. Lee specializes in wedding photography. His work can be seen on his website.

The Flowers: 

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Plum Sage Flowers is a floral designer in Denver that can help decorate your special day. The company specializes in wedding bouquets and setting the right wedding ambiance. They can work with everyone, no matter the budget or style. You can see their many galleries on their website, which shows what they can do.

The Food: 

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Catering by Design is a Denver-based company that specializes in weddings. They have many catering plans to choose from, no matter how small or big your special event. Bar services are also offered, with the option of limited or full bar service.  Complimentary services include coordination of all rentals, coordination of all alcohol, onsite delivery and teardown coordination, trash services, and framed buffet labels. They will also cut the wedding cake for your guests.

The Transportation: 

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RPM Parking Companies is a local company that offers personalized services tailored to your unique parking requirements. The employees are licensed and insured, so that should help your peace of mind. RPM offers valet services for residential locations, and can talk with you about the best option for your area. With a backyard wedding, parking could be one of the biggest obstacles you will come across.

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Michelle Humphrey is a freelance writer living in Denver. Her work can be found here.


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