WEDDING BLOG

Long Family Style Dinner Tables

Typically at the Francis Marion Hotel, we see round dinner tables for wedding guests because the hotel includes the tables complimentary. However, lately I have seen weddings chose long family style dinner tables over the round tables. These tables are a creative way...

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New Year’s Eve Wedding

The Francis Marion Hotel was built in the middle of the roaring twenties era. Hosting your wedding reception on New Year’s Eve is a fabulous and memorable way to ring in the upcoming year! With our historical ballrooms as your backdrop, here are some creative décor...

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Suites at the Francis Marion Hotel

Along with our exquisite traditional and deluxe guest rooms, the Francis Marion Hotel features several suite options that serve useful for wedding weekends. We can also cater food and beverage in these suites to make the weekend effortless. Francis Marion Suite-...

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Ways to Incorporate Color in your Wedding

Here at the Francis Marion Hotel we include a lot of your décor items complimentary: Tables, Chairs, White 120’ Round Table Linen, Glassware, Silverware, China, White Napkins, Dance Floor, Band Stage and Candle Centerpieces This makes it easy when you are working on...

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Late Night Passed Hors D’oeuvres

Sometimes it is hard to narrow down your food selections for passed hors d’oeuvres during cocktail hour. If you run into this situation, the next best way to feature tasty foods you want at your wedding, is a late night hors d’oeuvre! This would be passed or displayed...

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Wedding Cake Toppers

Another artistic way to include your wedding style or theme is through your wedding cake topper. Traditionally, it has been a figurine of the bride and groom, but these days the cake topper has evolved. Here are some fun wedding cake topper’s that we have seen here at...

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Kurtis and Madeleines’ Wedding Reception

A few gorgeous photographs that capture the special moments of Kurtis and Madeleines’ Wedding Reception at the Francis Marion Hotel caught on camera by Michel Berda at King Street Photo Weddings. The kissing couple inside our Colonial Ballroom with photograph caught...

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