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Guide To Weddings In The Capital Region

You'll find everything you need to plan the perfect Albany wedding with our Capital District Wedding Guide. Browse the entire region effortlessly with a click of your mouse! From choosing the perfect diamond to planning the honeymoon, you'll find everything you need to make your wedding dreams come true.

View all wedding resources at once, or select the features below to narrow your search.

Choose A Venue

Browse area reception facilities: beautiful hotels, country clubs, outdoor venues, banquet halls and other locations.
Find the perfect place to exchange your wedding vows, whether it be a chapel, church, or other ceremony site.

Find A Vendor

Capture the moment by hiring a photographer or videographer. Book well in advance because many fill up early.
Sign a contract with your caterer 8-10 months beforehand. Schedule a cake tasting 8-10 months in advance and book 4-6 months early.
Order stationary and reserve rental equipment you'll need, including dishes, tables, chairs, linens, and tents 4-6 months in advance.
Whether you plan on having a religious or civil ceremony, Find a suitable officiant who fits your needs for your special day.
Find the perfect music for your ceremony and reception in our directory of DJs and bands. Book at least 8-10 months in advance.
No matter what type of service you're interested in, you'll want to arrange your transportation 4-6 months in advance of your wedding.
When you decide on a theme and colors, sit down with a florist in Albany, specialized in weddings. Book 8-10 months in advance.
Find some of the Capital District's bridal boutiques, jewelers and tuxedo shops. Order your dress & accessories 8-10 months beforehand.
Purchase favors at least 4-6 months before the special day. A small token of your appreciation for your guests' attendance will suffice!
Stop by the salon at least three months ahead of time to try out different styles and make a plan for what you want.
Read's Wedding Articles for tips and advice, including a sample reception schedule, budget guide, and more.