Personalized Reception

Personalized Reception – Bring a Mascot!

Personalized Reception For Teri and Brian, having the University of Iowa mascot, Herky, attend their wedding reception was awesome. What are some ways that you could personalize your ceremony and reception at Country Lane Lodge? There’s no limit to how you can personalize your special occasion and create an even more meaningful event.  Contact us and we’ll help bring your vision to …

Unity Ceremonies: Once United…Never Divided

Traditional Unity Ceremonies Unity ceremonies have been a special part of wedding vows since time immemorial.  Couples from cultures around the world have used this ceremony as a powerful way to symbolize their love and commitment to one another in marriage. Modern Unity Ceremonies But, until recently it’s always been the Unity Candle Ceremony that has received the spotlight.  That …

Beautiful Photos at a Beautiful Wedding & Event Venue in Central Iowa

Beautiful Photos Start with a Beautiful Wedding & Event Venue

40 Secluded Acres of Rustic Backdrop Beautiful photos can be a great way to provide guests with memories of your event at Country Lane Lodge. We have multiple locations indoors and outdoors that are great for photos. We provide a beautiful backdrop, especially when the sun is shining through the trees.  Finding ways to utilize the sunlight helps to make …

Aisle Decorations at Central Iowa's Best Wedding & Event Venue

Using Aisle Decorations to Personalize the Venue

We’ve mentioned in previous posts that your decorations can really make your event and aisle decorations are another opportunity to make your day awesome!  Even adding small touches to an outdoor event can make your event more personalized and warm. In the pictures below of outdoor weddings held here at Country Lane Lodge, you can see what a difference personal …

Decor Ties Your Event Together

Decorating the Venue Makes Your Event a Standout

Whether you are hosting a wedding dinner, social event or even a business meeting, simply decorating or adding a little decor can really add a WOW factor to your next event at Country Lane Lodge, Central Iowa’s best indoor and outdoor wedding and event venue! Your decor doesn’t have to be complex to be effective; in these pictures, simple greenery,  …