Wedding FAQ

What is included in the per person price?

What do you need to reserve the date?

Do you have a minimum guest count?

Do you offer discounted prices for children?

What is not included?

What if I only want a reception?

Is there a fee for the ceremony?

How late can my reception go?

Can I have a live band?

Can I bring in my own alcohol?

Can I have a cash bar?

Do you offer seasonal discounts?

Is there a cake cutting fee?

Can I provide my own caterer?

Do you have a place for the Bride and Groom to get ready?

Do I need to provide a wedding coordinator?

 


 

What is included in the per person price?

For the Classic & Event to Remember packages, the facility is for 5 hours whether you have a ceremony, a reception, or both. Tables, chairs, color linens and napkins, china, flatware, glassware, all staff support through the entire evening including set-up and breakdown of ceremony and reception areas. It also includes a buffet or plated meal with hors d'oeuvre selection, gourmet platter service, bread and butter service, soft drinks, coffee, and hot tea plus tax and gratuity is all INCLUDED in each price per person.  

 

Classic & Event to Remember Packages

 

What do you need to reserve the date?

You are required to provide a $500 non-refundable retainer that applies to your event, a signed contract and a credit card on file. We take cash, check, cashiers check, Visa, Mastercard and AMEX.

 

Do you have a minimum guest count?

No. There is not a required minimum guest count, although we do have a $5,000 minimum for our weddings. We do try to cater to larger parties of 100 plus guests for Saturday events. Our Event Coordinator will help you reach your minimums by customizing your order.

 

Do you offer discounted prices for children?

Yes. Children 5 and under are free. Children 6-12 are $30.95 inclusive for a plated or buffet meal.

 

What is not included?

You are responsible for providing your own florist, photographer, videographer, wedding coordinator (if desired), DJ, officiate and wedding cake. 

 

What if I only want a reception?

If you would like to use Tukwet Canyon for your reception only the package price remains the same, and you will still have our grounds for the same amount of time (5 hours).

 

Is there a fee for the ceremony?

For the Classic and Event to Remember package it is included in your package price unless you are just having a ceremony like the Simply Elegant in which the price for one hour is $1,000.

 

Simply Elegant and Intimate Affair Packages

 

How late can my reception go?

All events at Tukwet Canyon must end by 12:00am with no exception.

 

Can I have a live band?

If you host your reception in our Banquet Room live music is allowed. You may use non-amplified live music (String Quartet, Harpist, Violinist, Pianist or Singer) for your Ceremony. Due to residential sound ordinances Tukwet Canyon may allow outside music, but please inquire before making that decision.

 

Can I bring in my own alcohol?

Tukwet Canyon does not allow any outside beverage service. We have a fully stocked bar that includes bartends and does not require a fee or minimum to have. If you wish to bring in your own bottles of wine or champagne, we will require a corking fee along with proper pouring service by our staff. Please inquire for further detail.

 

Can I have a cash bar?

Yes. We also offer many hosted beverage packages as well that we can customize for your budget.

 

Libation Options and Selections

 

Do you offer seasonal discounts?

No. Unfortunately the only discount we offer is a %10 discount to Active Military Personnel.

 

Is there a cake cutting fee?

No. We will cut, plate, and serve your cake at NO additional cost!

 

Can I provide my own caterer?

Tukwet Canyon's in house chef provides all food for Tukwet weddings and events. The only outside food allowed is the wedding cake, desserts or candy bar which must come from a licensed bakery in a health approved kitchen.

 

Do you have a place for the Bride and Groom to get ready?

Yes. We provide BOTH a bridal suite and groomsmen room for you to get ready for the big day! We provide couches and chairs for comfort, water service, mirrors, and locker keys for you and your bridal party.

 

Do I need to provide a wedding coordinator?

No. Our wedding professionals will see that all your wedding needs and onsite planning is done just the way you want.