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“Festivities” was originally constructed in 1915 for use as a Post Office.The historic two-story Georgian-style building is located only 25 minutes west of Oklahoma City. In 1965 the Post Office was converted to a community college. Its large rooms were divided and the ceilings were lowered to accommodate classrooms. In 1972 it became part of the El Reno School system for use as a classroom.Festivities was privately purchased in 2001. Renovations began that year with the restoration of the original hardwood floors, 10-foot windows, 16-foot ceilings, marble walls and tile floors.Additions to the original building were completed in 2004. The outdoor courtyard with three fountains features a 25 x 50 red wood deck for guest seating. For outdoor weddings, a cobblestone area allows comfortable seating for guests.Using both the inside and the outside courtyard area, crowds of up to 400 can be accommodated.El Reno is an active Main Street focusing on the...
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Quite possibly the most highly anticipated section of the mag, our annual gown shoot never fails to impress. This year is no exception! Don’t get us wrong – we’re obsessed with every square inch of our gorgeous new pages, but this labor of love is the largest fashion shoot in the entire issue. Each year our team gathers around the conference
It feels as if we’ve been waiting forever to share with you all, but at last, we’re unveiling the Brides of Oklahoma magazine Spring/Summer 2019 cover image captured by Modern Love Photography! Hooray! Inspired by Meghan Markle’s minimalist gowns from the #RoyalWedding, it’s no surprise we were head-over-heals for this image from our Luxe Love fashion editorial captured at Festivities
The final installment to our countdown to the Spring/Summer 2019 cover is one gorgeous gown from our fashion editorial, and we are elated to share it with you! Captured oh-so-beautifully by Modern Love Photography at Festivities Event Center, our Luxe Love gown shoot incorporated all things couture for a black tie affair. With a jaw-dropping Blush by Hayley Paige gown from
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