You are probably overwhelmed with all the wedding information out there. We get it – there’s a lot to think about! We are here to help you create the wedding of your dreams so you have beautiful memories for years to come.
The information in this planning guide is meant to help you through all of your venue-related questions so you can relax and get excited for your big day.
If you still have questions, do not hesitate to give us a ring or send over an email! We are here for you every step of the way.
WELCOME TO THE
ENLIGHTENED LIVING CENTER
We are so excited for you to explore our sacred space for your sacred event.
Our center provides the opportunity to bring friends and family together in a historic church building located in Burlington, Wisconsin. This Edwardian-era structure has a dramatic vaulted ceiling, musician balcony and stage.
The Enlightened Living Center can host your ceremony in the sanctuary, followed by reception options in the gym or ceremony space. You will have an intimate suite for your wedding party to prepare prior to your celebration while catering staff is preparing in the full kitchen. You and your guests will have the feeling of traditional ambiance with the freedom of choice to use the facility how you see fit for your event. This venue is a wonderful space that encourages unique and creative weddings and is truly customizable for the wedding that reflects the unique couple that you are.
The Enlightened Living Center is ready to host your special celebration!
Rental Price is dependent on date, space, time of year and use.
Security Deposit: $500 – $800 (due at contract signing)
50% Deposit due at contract signing
Balance due 15 days in advance of event date
C A T E R I N G HOW IT WORKS: SOME OF THE CATERERS ON OUR LIST INCLUDE AN OPTIONAL
BAR PACKAGE, OR YOU CAN HIRE A SEPARATE BARTENDING
SERVICE FROM THE LIST ABOVE. THE BARTENDING SERVICES
ON OUR LIST GIVE YOU THE OPTION TO PURCHASE
ALCOHOL/BEVERAGES THROUGH THEM OR ON YOUR OWN. —IN
OTHER WORDS, YOU CAN PURCHASE YOUR OWN BEVERAGES
AND UTILIZE THEIR BARTENDERS FOR SERVING ONLY. M E A L ·CELEBRATION ON WELLS (BAR AVAILABLE) ·GENEVA LAKES CATERING (BAR AVAILABLE) ·GOOSEBERRIES/COURTYARD CATERING (BAR AVAILABLE) ·IRENE’S CATERING (BAR AVAILABLE) ·KENOSHA BREWING CO. (CATERING + BAR) ·NAPOLI ITALIAN ·SOPHISTICATERING ·STOWELL’S CATERING ·TALL GUY & A GRILL (BAR AVAILABLE) ·THE COFFEE HOUSE ·WILD ASPARAGUS CATERING (BAR AVAILABLE) ·YOUR SISTER’S TOMATO (TRUCK ONLY) ·3 CHEFS CATERING (BAR AVAILABLE) B A R S E R V I C E ·BAR STARS BARTENDING ·BARTENDERS ON THE GO ·DRINK INC. (MAY REQUIRE RENTAL OF AN ICE HOUSE) ·ICE HOUSE RENTAL: MERTENSAUTOSERVICE.COM D E S S E R T -HOPSCOTCH CAKERY -GOOSEBERRIES -CAFÉ B -BODI’S BAKE SHOP(262) 877-8090 -LORELEI BITTNER’S BAKERY -HANSON’S ICE CREAM PARLOR V E N D O R S B A R S E R V I C E ·BAR STARS BARTENDING ·BARTENDERS ON THE GO ·DRINK INC. (MAY REQUIRE RENTAL OF AN ICE HOUSE) ·ICE HOUSE RENTAL: MERTENSAUTOSERVICE.COM WHY WE’RE INTENTIONAL WE RECOMMEND THE USE OF THESE BARTENDING SERVICES BECAUSE
THEY GO BEYOND HAVING JUST LICENSED BARTENDERS: THEY HAVE
THEIR LIQUOR LICENSE AND ARE FULLY INSURED, WHICH PROVIDES
LIABILITY AND LEGAL COVERAGE FOR US, YOU, AND YOUR GUESTS. F L O R A L – GIA BELLA FLORAL – GOOSEBERRIES – GREAT WHITE FARM – LOVE LIGHT FLOWERS – PIPSY POP FLOWERS (DIY DESIGN) – WILLOW DESIGN R E N T A L S ADDITIONAL WHITE CHAIRS OR TABLES: REINEMANS
GENERAL RENTAL COMPANY: LAKE GENEVA PARTY RENTAL
FURNITURE AND ANTIQUES: GERTRUDE EVELYN W E D D I N G C O R D I N A T O R BLUE FANCY EVENTS P H O T O G R A P H Y – C. MAE PHOTOGRAPHY – AMANDA KETTERHAGAN M U S I C – AIDAN HOGAN- CELLIST
D E T A I L S
• the use of 100 chairs and 15 five foot tables
• We do not provide any linens, audio equipment, etc. for you to truly customize your event to your specific vision
• Renters are free to choose their own rental company; we do not restrict you to a specific list, but are happy to make recommendations.
• All décor is to be freestanding.
• Candles may be used. They must however be weighted and placed in a durable glass container away from vegetation. Only votive candles and candles in large hurricane glass containers are permitted.
• Clean up must be completed within the rental time. Renter shall be responsible for all clean up after the event. Please allow for this in planning your rental times.
• Smoking is strictly prohibited on the grounds of the Enlightened Living Center.
• No pets are allowed on the Enlightened Living Center grounds, except for assistance dogs.
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