The Mackey House

Planning your Office Party?

It can be a daunting task.  But somebody has to do it.  You know it needs to be done, but making all those people happy can be a chore by itself. No, we’re not talking about choosing your next cell phone plan; we’re talking about planning...

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Finding your ideal Honeymoon Location!

Wouldn’t it be lovely if finding your picturesque honeymoon destination would be a simple as taking a quiz?  Although Brides Magazine did a fabulous job with this one – Honeymoon Finder – there’s a lot more that you’re going to want to consider when finding...

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Venue specials for August and businesses!

Corporate events are big deals at the Mackey House, and we’re reaching out to thank you for your support of our community. For the entire month of August, there will be no venue fee at all – completely waived – as long as you select us...

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How to purchase an engagement ring

You’ve met the right person.  Families have given their blessings.  Now you’re looking for the right way to ask the BIG question – "Will you marry me?" We’re assuming you already know the 4 Cs when it comes to buying a diamond: 1)      Cut – shape of...

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You’re married – so now what? Next steps part 1

As a premier event venue in Savannah, GA we have a number of newlyweds come through our site and once the party is over they are immediately looking to what’s next. “I need to officially change my name on everything!" “Don’t I have to claim married on...

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Top 7 questions to find your perfect wedding venue!

In Savannah, GA there are a number of places that will host your wedding and reception – whether it’s a traditional venue or a special place that has meaning for you and your spouse-to-be.  So how do you choose the one that’s right for you? As...

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Handling Funny Wedding Moments

Let’s face it – things happen at weddings that you just can’t plan for.  Take this video for example: None of these couples could have known that their flower girls/ring bearers were going to get a sudden case of stage fright, or that the garter/bouquet would...

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Fall Wedding Trends for 2011

We read a lot about what’s going on in the industry, particularly to stay on top of what’s happening for our brides-to-be and so we can help them stay on the cutting edge if they so choose. New for the coming fall, and something we’ve seen...

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