The Veiled Garden

The Veiled Garden

Credit: Lindsay Blair PhotographySecluded, Serene & Quintessentially Oregon Ceremony VenueRays of sunlight filter through the trees, along with a subtle breeze making the more delicate leaves and branches dance. You can hear a babbling brook and the occasional...

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Our Favorite Summer Add-Ons

Our Favorite Summer Add-Ons

Five Simple Ways to Wow Your Wedding Guests! Hello Dear Readers, August is here! It’s the height of wedding season, and the Abernethy grounds are buzzing with good vibes as we celebrate our 20th birthday!  After so many 2020 postponements, this summer feels like pure...

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The Perfect Wedding Meal

The Perfect Wedding Meal

Hello Smooch Readers, This month I’m excited to talk about one of our favorite things, a perfectly executed wedding meal! It’s freshly prepared, beautifully presented, and tastes delicious, with sizzling entrees and cold crisp salads, just as you would expect in a...

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CELEBRATING 20 YEARS

CELEBRATING 20 YEARS

Love, Partner, Serve For 20 Years! Abernethy Center is welcoming a significant milestone this year, our 20th birthday! The first event took place on 10/15/2001 in Abernethy Ballroom. And since the beginning, our mission has been the same; Abernethy Center exists to...

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DO I NEED TO HIRE A PROFESSIONAL DJ?

DO I NEED TO HIRE A PROFESSIONAL DJ?

Do I really need a  Professional DJ?Yes! And you should know, they do much more than play music during your wedding.Image: DJ Omar - Stumptown DJs, Courtesy of Emily Vandehey PhotographyHello Dear Readers!   Sara here with another edition of the Abernethy...

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What’s It Like To Get Married Amid A Global Pandemic?

What’s It Like To Get Married Amid A Global Pandemic?

What's it like to get married during a pandemic? stories & advice from real newlywedsWedding planning can be stressful no matter when you tie the knot. Imagine adding a global pandemic into the mix?! Over the last year, engaged couples had to overcome a lot to get...

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The Best Of Wedding Etsy

The Best Of Wedding Etsy

The Best Of Wedding EtsyYour uniquely personalized dream wedding has never been more on-trend or more accessible! There’s a treasure trove of wedding décor, favors, and accessories on Etsy that you won’t find anywhere else. But we’re not only fans because of the...

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