The Mackey House

Planning a Royal Wedding

Much ado is happening right now in London as Westminster Abby prepares to host The Royal Wedding.  There’s so much to do – much like everyone’s wedding – making the guest list, ensuring the reception seating chart, timing everything down to the minute – it...

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To elope? in Savannah, GA

Although once considered an act of rebellion, let a few celebrities get into the act, and it’s now the coolest thing since central air. Eloping has become a new trend in tying-the-knot thanks to celebs like Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon, Orlando Bloom and Miranda...

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3 fun team building exercises for businesses

We host a number of business events at The Mackey House and we are always happy to pitch in to plan for any occasion.  One of our favorites to help coordinate is Corporate Events with team building exercises. Businesses large and small throughout the Coastal Empire and...

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Bark for Life event in Savannah, GA

Join The Mackey House and The American Cancer Society of Savannah as they strive to beat cancer - one paw at a time. Bark for Life takes place Saturday, April 9th, with registration beginning at 8:30am.  Much like its counterpart, Relay for Life, Bark for Life...

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Vintage Weddings in Savannah GA

What was old is new again – so vintage weddings are in style!  From Victorian flare to 80s fun, there’s no end to what you can do for a themed era wedding. The first thing you’ll need to do is pick the timeline you want to...

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Choosing an indoor or outdoor wedding in savannah georgia

Outdoor weddings are incredible, being able to have fresh air, being surrounded by nature, not having to decide which church is most suitable – there are plenty of upsides. The downside is weather – and we have no control or predictor to say yes or no...

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Making your wedding environmentally friendly

Green is in – and not just in the color, but in reducing the carbon footprint we leave on this planet.  Here are 7 things you can do to create an energy saving first day of the rest of your life. 1)    Invitations – snail mail...

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Why choose a destination wedding in savannah ga?

There are a myriad of reasons that people will choose to have a destination wedding – for some, it’s a location that means something to the couple, for others it’s cost, it can be cheaper to go to one location for all your need.  And...

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Top 5 tricks to saving money on your wedding

1)    Consider your month and day of the week – having your wedding Sunday – Thursday can almost cut your rental costs in HALF because these are not sought after days…a number of vendors, not just the location, maybe willing to work at a reduced...

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