So You Want to Plan an Event? Here’s a Brief FAQ to Get You Started.

Event planning at The Fennec

Regardless of the type of event, we know how much goes into making it perfect. We talked to Ashley Carraway, The Fennec Events Manager, and asked a few questions on what planning an event with our team is like! She gave us great feedback and addresses most of our client’s main concerns in this brief FAQ!

6 Things People Don’t Expect When Planning a Wedding

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Planning a wedding is often romanticized in movies and TV shows, but in reality, the process can be a rollercoaster of emotions filled with unexpected twists and turns. rom budgeting woes to guest list dramas, there are several things that people don’t anticipate when embarking on this exciting journey.

Your Guide to Navigating Pre-Wedding Jitters

nervous bride, managing wedding jitters

It’s not uncommon to experience pre-wedding anxiety, also known as pre-wedding jitters. Explore these 9 strategies to help you tackle pre-wedding anxiety and approach your big day with a sense of calm and confidence!

Special Wedding Favors for your Guests!

wedding favors

If you want your wedding to be memorable, one of the best ways to make sure that your guests never forget your amazing night is to hand out wedding flavors! There are so many little useful and memorable items to hand out that will match your theme, colors, and style. A list below is a few that we’ve seen and loved.

5 Unique Trending Wedding Guest “Book” Ideas

Guestbook Ideas

Gone are the days of traditional guest books filled with simple signatures. Today, couples are exploring creative alternatives that not only capture well wishes from loved ones but also serve as delightful keepsakes for years to come. Make one of these 5 unique ideas your own.

Wedding Reception Do’s and Don’ts

wedding reception do's and don'ts

It’s easy to worry about the details, but we have a few do’s and don’ts to suggest to help you enjoy your special reception. These suggestions come from our experience at The Fennec of planning and hosting wedding events large and small. 

The Social – Event Space for Your Occasion

The Social

It’s not every day that you get to hold an extravagant event! But when that day comes along, whether you’re hosting a gala, a wedding, or any number of occasions, you want the venue to be absolutely perfect. Here at The Fennec in downtown Birmingham, we have that perfect venue.   You can rent out […]

Finger Foods or Fine Dining: Navigating the Wedding Menu Maze

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Are mini sliders, chicken skewers, and charcuteries plates calling your name? Or are you more of a grilled steak, seared salmon, or big bowl of pasta kind of person? Whichever you may be, or whatever foods are calling your name, deciding between serving finger foods or sit-down foods at a wedding depends on various factors, […]

Unique Wedding Invitation Ideas

wedding invitations

Wedding invitations are beyond important in making your wedding day as special as possible! This is how you communicate with all of your guests and friends about your wedding. These invitations need to be as memorable as possible so your guests will remember all of the details. Many couples have fun with these items and […]

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