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Whether you want a cozy winter mountain wedding, or a sunrise hike up to your summer mountain wedding location, you’re guaranteed to have an unforgettable time with your new spouse and your loved ones year round. Every season is a great season to get married in the Rocky Mountains.

Banff, Canmore, Lake Louise, Tips, Vendors, Venues, Weather, Wedding Accommodation

The Best Time of Year to Get Married in the Canadian Rocky Mountains

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Castano Films x Alpine HelicoptersPhoto by Rocky Mountain Photo Co. For many couples, getting married in the Rocky Mountains is an easy choice. The mountains make for a stunning backdrop and it’s a fitting place to start off your adventure together as newlyweds.  Now that you’ve chosen your destination, the next step is finding your […]

The Collective, Vendors

6 Reasons To Choose Local Vendors For Your Mountain Wedding

When planning your Rocky Mountain destination wedding and sending out your invitations, it’s always great to include some perfect accommodation suggestions for your guests.  So if you’re looking for the perfect accommodation for wedding guests in the Rocky Mountains? Look no further than G’s Mountain Getaways. With an array of short term rentals, hotel style […]

Vendors, Wedding Accommodation

Vendor Spotlight: Banff Accommodation by G’s Mountain Getaways

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Handing the task of your makeup over to someone else on your big day can be a little scary. It’s a lot of trust to place in someone else’s hands! So you want to make sure you choose an artist that’s worthy of that trust and will do everything in their power to understand and […]

Beauty, Vendors

Vendor Spotlight: Canmore Wedding Makeup by Mel Manning

Banff Makeup Artist

Any recently married couple will tell you how wonderful their day was and how much they enjoyed the whole experience. But it’s no secret that planning a wedding – especially a destination wedding in the Rockies – can be stressful and time-consuming. It’s so important to take time to relax ahead of your wedding celebration. […]

Vendors, Wellness

Vendor Spotlight: Mountain Wellness with Cedar & Sage

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Planning a wedding is not complete until you design your once in a lifetime special playlist. Music not only creates a loving warm atmosphere but also makes us laugh, cry, and create memories that will last a lifetime.  You’ll get that and more with the incomparable Andrew Ibanez. Andrew Ibanez is an experienced, talented, and trained […]

Vendors, Wedding Music

Vendor Spotlight: Atmospheric Wedding Music by Andrew Ibanez

andrew ibanez

There’s nothing quite as special as having all your favourite wedding moments commemorated to film so you can live them over and over for years to come. From the walk down the aisle, to the speeches (both comedic and heartwarming), your day is filled with precious moments. But it’s easy for the little details to […]

Vendors, Videographers

Vendor Spotlight: Beautiful Wedding Videos by Black and White

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Planning the wedding of your dreams can be a tough and daunting task. Urban Officiant are here to make that dream a reality!  Urban’s team of christian marriage officiants are not only passionate about your big day but your marriage. With a wealth of resources and guidance at their fingertips they can help couples create […]

Vendors, Wedding Officiants

Vendor Spotlight: Customized Wedding Ceremonies by Urban Officiant

Bride and groom share a laugh during ceremony officiated by Rocky Mountain officiant Urban Officiant

Many couples dream of a destination wedding in the Canadian Rockies. Places like Banff, Canmore, and Lake Louise are drawing couples from all over the world every year to say their vows in this beautiful mountain landscape. But planning a local wedding can be stressful enough, never mind trying to coordinate such a big and […]

Vendors, Wedding Planners

Vendor Spotlight: Plan the Perfect Day with Rocky Mountain Weddings

Photo: Agathe Bernard Once you’ve decided to have a videographer for your wedding, you’ll spend a lot of time browsing highlight videos online. And you might find a few whose aesthetic really fits your vision. But finding the perfect videographer takes so much more than just viewing a highlight reel.  This person is going to […]

Vendors, Videographers

Vendor Spotlight: Spectacular Wedding Videos by Elora May Creative

Photographs are a beautiful way to capture special moments on your wedding day. But having a video allows you to truly live those moments time and time again. And when it comes to shooting wedding videos in the Rocky Mountains, you need a wedding videographer who can combine seamless indoor and outdoor shots to truly […]

Vendors, Videographers

Vendor Spotlight: Timeless Wedding Videos by RD3 Productions

RD3 productions

Beautiful venues, pristine gowns and everything else that goes with a traditional wedding concept are great – but some of us like a touch more adventure on the big day! If you’re a couple who likes to explore the great outdoors, you need a wedding photographer who loves it, too. Why stay inside when you […]

Photographers, Vendors

Vendor Spotlight: Darren Roberts Photography

Darren Roberts Photography

Your wedding invitations are your guests’ first impression of what to expect on your big day. They set the tone – is this a casual, backyard wedding? A glamorous “ballgown required” event? Barefoot on the beach? A Rocky Mountain adventure? You might have the concept in your mind, but getting it down on paper is […]

Vendors, Wedding Stationery

Vendor Spotlight: Wedding Invitations by Pink Umbrella Designs

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What are the two things that come to mind when you’re trying to choose wedding gifts for your bridesmaids? Something pretty, and something you can customize are both usually top of the list. Well, we’re about to introduce you to a business that combines both of those things! Marbella Dish is a business based out […]


Vendor Spotlight: Beautiful Bridal Gifts by Marbella Dish

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Situated one hour west of Calgary in the heart of the Rocky Mountains, Canmore is a small mountain village just five minutes away from the entrance to Banff National Park. While it’s become an increasingly popular tourist destination in recent decades, an increase in weddings in Canmore is really starting to put this small town […]

Canmore, Tips, Vendors, Venues

Why Weddings in Canmore Make for Romantic + Memorable Moments

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