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A Winter Weekend

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Celebrating over a Winter Weekend with Friends

When the Summer crowds dwindle and the fall leaves are down, out emerges a more intimate feel to the Castle that sits high atop Crescent Mountain.  Mountain Lodge best describes the winter months in Eureka Springs at the Crescent Hotel; where couples escape; friends travel and families celebrate together.

This is a unique time for weddings and celebrations.

Consider reconnecting to family and friends as you welcome them to your special place for a winter weekend and wedding celebration.  Call your “House Party” to the Bridal Studio in the New Moon Spa & Salon to plan & personalize The Crystal Dining Room for your ceremony and celebration. The hotel will serve as host,  the house party will define it as your weekend.

crystal ballroomWeddings are celebrations. Celebrations that bring family together last a lifetime

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Crystal Ballroom – A Winter Weekend with Friends

This package is designed to accommodate both your wedding ceremony and your reception to be held in the Crystal Ballroom capturing the charm of At Home Celebration while incorporating your “house party” to personalize  the 1886 Crescent Hotel & Spa to your Mountain Retreat for the weekend.

This Winter Weekend Celebration is designed for up to 75 pp and includes the following:

  • Use of the Crystal Ballroom for your Ceremony and Reception (a total of 4 hours)
  • For that perfect “At Home Celebration” theme decor,  choose of one of the following options*,

A romantic arbor for your ceremony. The perfect way to bring the feel of the outdoors inside on a beautiful winter day.

crystal ballroomA Toasting Lounge in the Ballroom…complete with a sofa, comfy chairs, side tables and rugs. Up against the Ballroom windows, this could also be a great setting for your ceremony as well as a lounge area for your guests during your reception.

A scenic back drop taking you back to the days of movies simulating a movie set that will take you away to another realm. Again, a good backdrop for your ceremony as well as a wonderful photo op for your guests throughout the evening.

Gothic Windows surrounded by period décor creating the illusion of times past. This is ideal for an all white wedding.

  • One hour use of the Bridal Studio at New Moon Spa and Salon at the Crescent Hotel, The perfect place for the bride and her bridal party to get ready for their big day.
  • A One night stay in a Specialty Suite for the Bride & Groom (based on availability)
  • Cake and punch for up to 75pp (Our staff will cut and serve your cake)
  • A champagne toast for your attendees to celebrate the couple
  • A Bridal Bouquet consisting of a six rose bouquet or a season mixed flower bouquet with a matching boutonniere
  • An officiant for your ceremony Special pricing for your guests for their guest rooms.

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Packages are great starting points.  If this doesn’t quite fit your dream…call us!

Our wedding team would be honored to help you customize your wedding!

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Package available December 2019 through March 2020.

*Some restrictions apply. Offer is based on availability.

Call 800-903-4940

New Wedding Venue

penn memorial church

Penn Memorial Church Wedding Package Package includes: • Use of Historic Penn Memorial Church* in downtown Eureka Springs for 1 hour for ceremony • Reception space at the Historic 1905 Basin Park Hotel for a 2 hour reception (Ozark Room) • Cake and punch for up to 50 people • One bottle of Champagne or Sparkling Cider for bride and groom • Solo musician for music for ceremony • Historic Classic Car…ride in the style of the day through downtown Eureka Springs to your reception at the Historic 1905 Basin Park Hotel • An officiant for the ceremony *Penn Memorial Church is located in the heart of Eureka Springs and is named in honor of William Penn. Reflecting the influence of Byzantine architecture, the Church was completed in 1913. The stained glass windows in the sanctuary were an early addition to the Church and are a vital part of the beauty of the Church as it stands today. Package price: $1599.00 inclusive of all taxes and service charges.

Basin Park Hotel Weddings

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Package Breakdown:

Price                 Inclusive  $                      Total Penn Memorial Church                     350.00                                                        250.00 Venue Fee at Hotel                           400.00                                                        500.00 Cake                                                 145.00                  195.34                           195.34 Punch                                                 80.00                  107.77                           107.77 Champagne/Sparkling Cider              25.00                    33.68                             33.68 Keepsake Glasses                                  na Bouquet                                                   na Officiant                                              75.00                                                          75.00 Music                                                150.00                                                         150.00 Vintage Car                                       250.00                                                         250.00

Totals                                              1475.00                                                        1561.79

Ala Carte venue pricing for Penn Memorial Church–$750

Call 800-903-4940

Upgrade Your Wedding Plans

Trinity Ridge PhotographyInvite your family and friends and SAVE $300!

Intimate Wedding Package for 20 people:

  • One night stay in a Parlor Suite
  • Breakfast for two the next morning
  • Cake for Two, Champagne Toast & Two Keepsake Glasses
  • Guaranteed Ceremony location with Minister
  • Chairs provided for up to 20 guests
  • 1 Hour Reception in same guaranteed location
    (Normally $799) Now available for just $499. Many dates available: July 5th-September 4th. Based on Availability. CALL 800-903-4940 to speak with Mary Howze.

HOT DATES

Thinking about getting married? Crescent Gardens

Book your wedding on these HOT DATES and receive
50% off venue rental and a complimentary champagne toast.

Offer is based on availability. Ask your sales manager for details. 800-903-4940

Hot Dates:
1886 Crescent Hotel & Spa
  • Saturday July 25th
  • Saturday August 15
  • Satruday August 29
1905 Basin Park Hotel
  • Saturday August 8th
  • Saturday August 22nd
  • Saturday August 29th

Summer Weddings in Eureka Springs

In our opinion, summer weddings are all about the destination. Summer time is fabulous in Eureka Springs, particularly at the Crescent and Basin Park Hotels.

So if you’re planning your fabulous summer wedding with us, or if you haven’t decided if you are or not, here are few things that are AWESOME about Eureka Springs as your ultimate wedding destination:

Crescent Hotel Wedding Ceremony Eureka Springs, AR

1.The Crescent Hotel

The Crescent Hotel has two beautiful indoor (air conditioned) venues for your ideal ceremony and reception: the Crystal Ballroom and the Conservatory, with capacities for 100 and 250 respectively. There are packages and a la carte rental options for both venues, as well as for the beautiful and well maintained gardens on the front and back sides of the hotel. An outdoor ceremony and indoor reception is perfect for a summer wedding! Find out more about the Crescent Hotel wedding package options here: Crescent Hotel Wedding Packages

08_1905BasinParkHotel2. The Basin Park Hotel

The Basin Park Hotel has three lovely indoor venues for ceremonies and receptions, small and large: the Atrium Room, Ozark Room, and Barefoot Ballroom. There are wedding packages and a la carte venue rentals available for each location. The Atrium and Ozark Rooms are connected and may be rented together or separately for more event space. The skylight ceiling in the Atrium Room and the beautiful stained glass windows that surround the Barefoot Ballroom and adjoining foyer allow one to enjoy the lovely summer time views of Eureka Springs, while also being cool and comfortable inside. For more information about the Basin Park Hotel wedding package options, click here: Basin Park Hotel Wedding Packages

 

 

3. Downtown Fun

Flat Iron BuildingThe most fun really is downtown! Downtown Eureka Springs offers an array of shopping during the day, from art to clothing and everything in between. At night, you will find a variety of night life, and a significant music scene on the weekends. Main Street and Spring Street have much to see and explore. Just stop into the Basin Park Hotel and pick up a Downtown Fun guide to see what’s going on for your guests the week of your special celebration. Maps are available too!

4. Culinary Variety

Good food is what your guests are looking for, and the small town of Eureka Springs provides a culinary experience to compete with towns and cities far larger: farm to table, steakhouse, BBQ, ethnic cuisines, burgers, among others are all available at a moment’s notice!

During busy summer days, you can enjoy a good meal and fun entertainment at the Balcony Bar and Restaurant located in the Basin Park Hotel: Check out this video of Summertime at the Balcony.

Encourage your guests to talk to the concierge at the Crescent Hotel, or stop by the front desk at the Basin Park Hotel and ask about restaurant recommendations, or visit the Eureka Springs Chamber of Commerce located just off of Van Buren Avenue to gather more information.

5. Attractions

The final piece of the puzzle for your Eureka Springs destination wedding might just be the variety of attractions to suit all ages! We have new shows, a variety of tours, a zip line, a wildlife refuge, hiking, swimming, and much more! Check out a list of some of our current attractions below:

– Lovin Every Minute– Show at the Auditorium 

– Spirits of the Basin Tour– Basin Park Hotel

– Crescent Ghosts– Crescent Hotel

– Ozark Mountain Ziplines

– Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge

– Intrigue Theater

– SUP (Water Paddle Boarding)

– The Great Passion Play

– Flickering Tales– Tales by the Campfire

– Not Really A Door– Murder mystery, comedy, theater

– Opera in the Ozarks

-Eureka Springs Pig Trail Harley at Pine Mountain Village

-George Brothers at Pine Mountain Village Theater

-Pine Mountain Village Amphitheater: outdoor entertainment on the weekends

– Eureka Springs Blues Weekend

– Gaskins Switch Theater

– Ozark Mountain Hoe-Down

When planning your summer destination wedding, we invite you to keep in mind all the wonderful things about summer and all that Eureka Springs has to offer. We wish you a fabulous summer wedding day!

 

Crescent East Lawn

For more fun summer wedding ideas, click the link below.

http://www.stylemepretty.com/2013/07/10/10-summer-wedding-ideas-we-love/

 

Crescent Cottages Wedding Package

Treetop Wedding at the Crescent Cottages 

(This package is designed for a ceremony and reception for up to 20 people)Treetop wedding at the Crescent Cottages

This package includes:

  • Two Nights in the Crescent Cottages (Weekend: Fri-Sun) OR One Night (Weekday: Sun-Fri)
  • A set up of 20 chairs & 3 tables
  • Live Music for prelude processional & recessional
  • A minister to officiate the ceremony on the cottage wrap around deck.
  • Private wedding ceremony with cake and punch for up to 20 people, one bottle of champagne and two keepsake glasses and a reception in the Crescent Cottage.

Weekend–$1525.00 Two nights stay in a Cottage (includes tax and service charge)

Weekday–$898.00 One night stay in a Cottage (includes tax and service charge)

*You can also add on additional Food & Beverage.  Please consult your Sales Manager:  800-903-4940